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African Ambassadors Praise Rapid Transformations of Moroccos Laayoune

Rabat – “Every time we visit the region we witness considerable improvements,” said Ismaila Nimaga, ambassador of the Central African Republic to Rabat. Nimaga said he is impressed by the “rapid transformations” in the region.The aim of the visit, the Central African diplomat explained, is to “bear witness to Morocco’s diverse developments efforts.” The diplomat called Morocco a rising African power, suggesting that Rabat is growing in prominence in North Africa and in the entire African continent.Laayoune is part of the southern provinces that were historically associated with fewer opportunities and fewer government investments. Since 2015, however, the bulk of Morocco’s investment budget has been spent in realizing King Mohammed VI’s insistent calls for an “inclusive and harmonizing development model” to bolster the development of historically left-behind regions.“Moroccan government, private businesses, and NGOs have all recently shouldered their responsibility in investing in equal development of all regions,” Nimaga said. He argued that “these rapid socio-economic transformations” are mostly “due to King Mohammed VI’s personal commitment and political will.”In awe with a region that keeps changing for the better, the Central African said that other African countries, “especially in sub-Saharan Africa,” can learn a lot from Morocco’s recent efforts in its southern provinces. The region, he said, can play a great role in bringing Morocco even closer to its “African brothers.”The visiting ambassadors included Nigeria’s Baba Garba, Ghana’s Stephen Yakubu, and diplomats from DR Congo, the Gambia, Benin, Niger, Sudan, Chad, and Ukraine.Also speaking of the socio-economic transformations in Laayoune, Baba Garba said, “Morocco is on track and is making the right choices.”“These kinds of projects should be emulated across the entire continent to improve the living standards of vulnerable and low-income classes,” the Nigerian diplomat said.Echoing the sentiments of his Central African counterpart, Baba Garba said that the efforts Morocco has been deploying in the south can serve as a springboard for enhancing the South-South cooperation agenda on the African continent.Ghana’s Stephen Yakubu said that he was “very pleased” that the lion’s share of Morocco’s investments is “actually benefiting local populations.”Remembering that Rabat and Accra signed technical cooperation agreements in February 2017, the Ghanaian official said that his country is hoping to take advantage of Morocco’s expertise in terms of project planning and realization.Initiated under the auspices of King Mohammed VI as part of Morocco’s 2007 Autonomy Plan for Western Sahara, increasing investments in the southern provinces have borne considerable fruit for Moroccan diplomacy and Morocco’s position on the Western Sahara question.In the past months, multiple foreign delegations have hailed Morocco’s “genuine and sincere” commitment to its southern provinces.Most recently, participants in the Morocco-France Business Forum called Laayoune an “ideal hub” for investments.Speaking at the opening ceremony of the forum on November 2, Philippe-Edern Klein, chairman of the French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Morocco (CFCIM), said, “The region of the South benefits from ambitious investment programs, both public and private, and major infrastructure projects that make it the ideal hub to the African continent.” read more

WFP sees potential to achieve zero hunger in Sri Lanka

The World Food Programme’s (WFP) says it sees real potential to achieve zero hunger in Sri Lanka.The new WFP Representative and Country Director for Sri Lanka, Brenda Barton, officially presented her credentials to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mangala Samaraweera. “Food and nutrition security for all Sri Lankans by 2030 is truly attainable, and I look forward to working with government and other key partners to achieve this important goal,” said Barton. (Colombo Gazette) “I am very pleased to have assumed my position in Sri Lanka at a time when the country is taking positive steps to tackle the adverse effects of civil war and climate change, as seen by this year’s floods and drought,” said Barton. “The government is showing strong leadership and together with other partners, there is real potential to achieve Zero Hunger in Sri Lanka.” Barton has worked for WFP for 25 years. Before assuming her post in Sri Lanka, she was Deputy Regional Director for WFP in Southern Africa for 5 years, most recently overseeing WFP’s emergency preparedness and response to the current El Nino humanitarian crisis, with almost 15 million people in 7 countries requiring emergency food assistance. She also actively supported programmes related to nutrition, resilience building and linking smallholder farmers to markets in 11 countries in the region, many of them middle income countries facing similar developmental challenges to those of Sri Lanka.In Sri Lanka, WFP supports the Government to implement programmes to improve food and nutrition security, emergency preparedness and response and empowerment of vulnerable communities to be resistant to climate shocks for resilient livelihoods. In 2016-2017, WFP aims to support more than 270,000 Sri Lankans in chronic food and nutrition insecure areas. She added that a National Hunger Strategic Review is underway in the country, conducted by South Asia Policy and Research Institute (SAPRI) under the leadership of Madam Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumartunga. This will be pivotal in defining the landscape for new, innovative food and nutrition approaches, aligned with the Government’s national plans, the roll out of the Sustainable Development Goals, and the next cycle of the UN Sustainable Development Agreement Framework. read more

Kangol manufacturer brings hatmaking machines back to US

by The Associated Press Posted Sep 9, 2016 1:37 pm MDT Last Updated Sep 9, 2016 at 2:27 pm MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email ADAMSTOWN, Pa. – A Pennsylvania company that produces a style of hats made famous by actor Samuel L. Jackson and rappers has moved its hat-making machines from China to Lancaster County.The Reading Eagle (http://bit.ly/2cd0MEB ) reports that Bollman Hat Co. recently began production of Kangol hats after moving its specialized knitting machines to Adamstown.The company raised more than $100,000 during a Kickstarter fundraising campaign last year that featured a video in which Jackson appeared, wearing a T-shirt that said: “Motherfunder.”It also received about $160,000 in state grants and tax credits in August. Chief executive Don Rongione says the cost of buying, shipping and setting up the machines was more than $1 million.The company now has 85 knitting machines, with 10 that are operating.___Information from: Reading Eagle, http://www.readingeagle.com/ Kangol manufacturer brings hat-making machines back to US read more

Samsung Hates Bezels

first_imgSamsung wants you to know that it has no love for the bezel–you know, that big thick piece of plastic that surrounds the display on most of your electronic devices. In a bit of showmanship during yesterday’s press conference, the company stripped away a false bezel to reveal a far thinner border on the new D8000 HDTV.The bezel measures about 0.2-inches thick (or thin, rather)–the width of the No. 2 pencil pictured above. The 3D-capable system also boasts a 3,000,000:1 contrast ratio, has Wi-Fi built-in, and is, naturally, compatible with all of those Samsung TV apps. The system also ships with a remote that features a full QWERTY keyboard and a built-in screen. No word on the bezel size on that thing.last_img

Omar Archer caught by Police

first_imgFacebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsAppBahamas, March 31, 2017 – Grand Bahama – Police are said to have taken in Omar Archer, who was wanted for questioning without incident around 3am this morning.  Archer is an extremely vocal and highly accusatory political activist who is often sharing messages where he claims to be exposing underhanded dealings, allegedly by the PLP Government.A person of interest notice was posted for Archer last weekend after he appeared on social media, holding an illegal gun and threatening the government.  Archer said he was hiding out in Freeport, and reports are he was caught at his home, peacefully, by Police.  Omar Archer also claims that the photo was doctored and posted by the PLP.#MagneticMediaNews#OmarArchercaught Related Items:#magneticmedianews, #OmarArchercaught Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsApplast_img read more

Vancouver man gets 20 years in vehicular homicide

first_imgA Vancouver man was sentenced Monday to 20 years in prison for a fatal crash in November in south-central Lewis County.Jonathon K. Reno, 42, pleaded guilty in Lewis County Superior Court on Jan. 6 to one count of vehicular homicide.Police say he was intoxicated at the time of the crash that killed his passenger, Adam W. Newstrom, 28.Reno’s 20-year sentence was a result of changes in vehicular homicide sentencing guidelines that went into effect in 2012 and his extensive criminal history, said Brad Meagher, Lewis County’s chief criminal deputy prosecutor.The new guidelines nearly doubled the potential sentence for those convicted of vehicular homicide, Meagher said.Reno also has six previous felony convictions, three prior driving-while-intoxicated convictions and a reckless driving conviction, Meagher said. He was convicted of attempted vehicular assault in 2006, possession of a controlled substance in 1990 and 2003, bail jumping in 2000, burglary in 1993 and delivery of a controlled substance in 1992, Meagher said.Reno was driving a 1991 Honda Accord south on Jackson Highway at a high rate of speed at about 7 p.m. Nov. 10 when the car struck a guardrail and crossed the centerline near Ray Road, two miles south of the small city of Toledo, according to Washington State Patrol.The Honda’s front passenger side then struck a power pole before coming to rest in a ditch.Neither Reno nor Newstrom wore a seat belt, said State Patrol Trooper Will Finn.last_img read more

Seventeen Cuts Frequency to Bimonthly

first_img Yesterday, it was announced that Joanna Coles, editorial director of Seventeen and EIC of Cosmopolitan, was promoted to chief content officer of Hearst Magazines. She is replaced by Michele Promaulayko.  Seventeen has a circulation of 2,000,585, according to AAM reports, and 9 million unique monthly views at seventeen.com, according to a spokesperson. Hearst Magazines is cutting Seventeen’s frequency from 10 issues to six. “We’re introducing a new six time per year frequency pegged to key life moments in our readers’ lives, like prom and back-to-school, while increasingly investing in a social-first approach to digital,” said a spokesperson for Seventeen.center_img This is the most recent change at the teen brand, whose editor-in-chief, Michelle Tan, was fired last month while apparently on pregnancy leave. Tan was replaced in the interim by executive editor Joey Bartolomeo. These changes come amidst reports of reduced readership. The MPA 360 report for July 2016 found a 15.9 percent decrease in consumption across Seventeen’s print, digital and video channels since 2015.last_img read more

ARREST LOG Wilmington Police Make 1 Arrest Issue 1 Summons

first_imgWILMINGTON, MA — According to Wilmington Police Logs, Wilmington Police issued the following arrests and summonses between December 6, 2018 and December 12, 2018:Thursday, December 6NoneFriday, December 7NoneSaturday, December 8NoneSunday, December 9NoneMonday, December 10NoneTuesday, December 11Robert Jude Coppola (55, Billerica) was arrested for OUI Liquor (3rd Offense), Negligent Operation Of Motor Vehicle, Leaving Scene Of Property Damage (x2), Unregistered Motor Vehicle, Number Plate Violation, and Resisting Arrest. (11:21am)Michael Joseph Domenici (28, Malden) was issued a summons for Operating A Motor Vehicle With Registration Revoked and Uninsured Motor Vehicle. (1:02pm)Wednesday, December 12None(DISCLAIMER: This information is public information.  An arrest does not constitute a conviction.  Any arrested person is innocent until proven guilty.)Like Wilmington Apple on Facebook. Follow Wilmington Apple on Twitter. Follow Wilmington Apple on Instagram. Subscribe to Wilmington Apple’s daily email newsletter HERE. Got a comment, question, photo, press release, or news tip? Email wilmingtonapple@gmail.com.Thank You To Our Sponsor:Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading… RelatedARREST LOG: Wilmington Police Make 3 Arrests & Issue 4 SummonsesIn “Police Log”ARREST LOG: Wilmington Police Make 1 Arrest & Issue 2 SummonsesIn “Police Log”ARREST LOG: Wilmington Police Make 4 Arrests & Issues 3 SummonsesIn “Police Log”last_img read more

Stream restoration on Kuiu Island nears completion

first_imgThe Forest Service anticipated that salmon spawning might be a problem. In 1970, along with the Alaska Department of Fish & Game, they tested out a theory. They removed log jams from streams to increase water flow. “You get more stream power and with more stream power you get larger cobble size.” After that, sediment the size of a grapefruit was tumbling down the waterway–further eroding the channel. Whitacre says, almost 45 years later, we’re starting to see the effects. There are less deep, cool pools for salmon to spawn, declining populations of Coho and Chum. “I think that we’ve learned that when you manipulate the channel like that, there’s a lot more that needs to go into it when you’re thinking about how we’re going to fix something. Fix something that’s not broken. That’s a messy business sometimes.”A puncheon road to access the streamA study estimated that in streams logged in Southeast Alaska, it could take up to 250 years for habitat to recover. That is–if nothing is done about it. Norm Cohen, the Southeast Alaska Program Director for the Nature Conservancy, says, if we can take actions now “these streams will be as productive as possible for the years to come.” On a remote corner of the Tongass National Forest, a six-year-long stream restoration project is wrapping up. The cost: an estimated $1.2 million, funded largely from grants obtained by the Nature Conservancy. The project is intended to restore salmon streams damaged over 40 years ago on Kuiu Island.Download Audio:From the float plane, you can see turquoise water and patches of coastal islands. Then, Kuiu appears, swallowing up the landscape with dense forest. It’s nearly five times the size of Seattle with only a handful of residents. This is the site of the stream restoration project.Heath Whittacre, from the U.S. Forest Service, drives us to the location in his mud splattered SUV. “I’m a water guy. A hydrologist study of water.” His job is basically quality control for nearby streams, rivers, and aquatic habitat. He’s been out here, sometimes for months at a time, overseeing the project. “We call it the Kuiu island resort and spa. It’s great. We have excellent accommodations, an infinity, pool, massage parlor,” Whitacre jokes.Heath Whitacre, the U.S. Forest Service Hydrologist, leads a team to see the restoration. Photos by Elizabeth Jenkins.The location is remote, but there’s electricity from a generator and basic housing. There’s also miles of unpaved logging roads to get around the island. To understand the necessity of the stream restoration, you first need to know the history of Kuiu. In the 60s and 70s, there were no regulated logging buffers along salmon streams. “So they able to cut all the streams immediately adjacent to stream banks as well it use the streams themselves as yarding corridors.” From the float plane, it’s a long drive to Saginaw Creek–one of the four streams on Kuiu Island that’s being restored. After changing into waders, we slather on bug spray and walk down the channel to see the work. The restoration itself looks like a really hard game of giant pick up sticks: a tangled mass of young and old growth trees, some of the roots are still intact. “You know, you kind of look at what nature provides and try to emulate that, kinda like a big puzzle,” Whitacre says.The structure is perpendicular to the stream. In this case, to trap a pool of water. Nature is copied for its functionality, but also its aesthetic. Whitacre points to the end of log that looks like it’s been chewed on. “We call it beaverizing where instead of a cut face on a log, we round out the tips with a chainsaw where it gives a beaverized effect.”“Beaverized” logs along the Saginaw CreekThe project used about 1,100 trees, harvested from around the island. To move the heavy pieces, contractors used a helicopter and an excavator. Pathways were created out of old spur roads leftover from timber harvest. Whitacre says, initially, the scale seemed alarming. “It’s not something we’re used to seeing, heavy equipment in streams this size. It’s kinda one of those ‘whoa moments,’ but when you see the final product and see it coming together, this is the only way that could happen.”Johnny Zutz, from Fish and Game, agrees. “It doesn’t look pretty and especially in the short term you’re wondering why they’re doing it.” He helped write the permit, authorizing heavy equipment in the stream. It’s his first time out at Kuiu to see the restoration. “They look like once you get a couple of flushing flows they’re going to look pretty nice.”We walk down the middle of the Saginaw creek. Whitacre points to a shallow pool of water about a foot deep. “We’re looking at whole bunch of Coho fry. They look like they’re just hanging out but they’re in feeding lanes right now. They’re all pointed up stream. They get themselves in a pocket where they pop out and eat like that one did just now.” Whitacre says, as the stream restoration project nears its completion, he’s hoping for what every hydrologist wants: a flood.The next stream to be restored is Luck Creek on Prince of Wales Island.last_img read more

Minimise Your Foodprint

first_imgThink. Eat. Save- Reduce our Foodprint. Follow the theme of the year as the world gets together to celebrate the World Environment Day. Capital joined in the global celebrations with a function organised by the Ministry of Environment and Forests. 5 June was declared as the ‘World Environment Day’ on the recommendations made by  UN Conference on Human Environment in 1972.Raising awareness about the environmental consequences of our food choices, this year’s campaign calls for minimizing waste of food at all stages of the food chain. This is to ensure that everyone gets enough to eat and no one is left malnourished or undernourished. Also Read – ‘Playing Jojo was emotionally exhausting’Jayanthi Natarajan, Minister for Environment & Forests presided over the function to celebrate  World Environment Day. Addressing the gathering, she said that there cannot be sustainable development without environment given due importance. Emphasizing the importance of sustainable development in everyday life, Natarajan said that the debate of progress versus environment or development versus environment is completely irrelevant and unnecessary.  Also Read – Leslie doing new comedy special with Netflix On the occasion, Natarajan  presented this year’s ‘Young Environmentalist of the Year Award – 2013’ to   Arundhati Srivastava, for winning a national poster making competition on the theme: Face of Climate Change.As the part of the celebrations, five publications namely, Animal Discoveries- 2012, Plant Discoveries 2012, Coastal Zones of India, National Wetland Atlas: High Altitude Lakes of India and National Wetland Atlas : Wetlands of International Importance under Ramsar Convention were released for sensitizing the citizens. Highlighting the importance of this year’s theme, Natarajan said, that there is an urgent need to become more aware of environmental impact on the food choices we make. If food is wasted, it means all resources and inputs used in the production of all those foods are also lost, she added.last_img read more

Panetta Obama weighing US presence in Afghanistan

first_img Former Arizona Rep. Don Shooter shows health improvement Bottoms up! Enjoy a cold one for International Beer Day Construction begins on Chandler hospital expansion project Mary Coyle ice cream to reopen in central Phoenix ALI AL-SALEM AIR BASE, Kuwait (AP) – U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Wednesday that President Barack Obama will decide in the next few weeks how many U.S. troops will stay in Afghanistan after the combat mission ends in December 2014.Panetta did not reveal what options Obama is considering, but officials have said he may settle on a figure between 6,000 and 10,000. There currently are about 66,000 U.S. troops in Afghanistan. (Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) Four benefits of having a wireless security system Top Stories Comments   Share   The post-2014 mission is expected to focus on counterterrorism and advising Afghan security forces.Panetta spoke Wednesday to about 100 U.S. service members inside an aircraft hangar at this desert base west of Kuwait City. He thanked them for their service and emphasized that the U.S. is winding down its involvement in lengthy wars.On Tuesday, Panetta met with top Kuwaiti government officials.This is likely to be Panetta’s last visit to the Middle East before he retires. He has not said publicly when he is quitting to return to his native California, but it is widely forecast for early next year, possibly in January.In recent months, following the administration’s announced strategic policy “pivot” to Asia, Panetta has been at pains to assert that doing more in Asia and the Pacific does not have to mean doing less in the Middle East.He said the U.S. military has about 50,000 troops in the Middle East. That includes about 5,000 on each of two aircraft carrier battle groups.Kuwait has been regarded as an important U.S. defense partner in the years since Iraq invaded Kuwait in August 1990, prompting US military intervention and the start of a two-decade confrontation with Iraq’s Saddam Hussein. The Iraqi leader was toppled in 2003, but insurgents kept U.S. forces tied down there until December 2011. The difference between men and women when it comes to pain Sponsored Stories Arizona families, Arizona farms: A legacy of tradition embracing animal care and comfort through modern technologylast_img read more

FHFA Announces Revisions to GSE Strategic Plan

first_imgFHFA Announces Revisions to GSE Strategic Plan Agents & Brokers Attorneys & Title Companies Edward DeMarco Fannie Mae FHFA Freddie Mac Investors Lenders & Servicers Service Providers 2012-10-10 Krista Franks Brock The “”Federal Housing Finance Agency””:http://www.fhfa.gov/ released a revised Strategic Plan for the years 2013-2017 Tuesday. The plan is a modified version of the plan FHFA acting director Edward DeMarco presented to Congress in February. [IMAGE]””The initiatives and strategies set forward in this plan will serve to improve current mortgage processes, inspire greater confidence among prospective market participants, and set the stage for recovery and an improved future system of housing finance,”” DeMarco stated with Tuesday’s release. The plan details four major goals for the FHFA over the next few years. The first goal is to ensure “”safe and sound housing government-sponsored enterprises.”” Second is to create “”stability, liquidity, and access in housing finance.””The third is to “”preserve and conserve”” GSE assets, while the fourth is to “”prepare for the future of housing finance in the United States.””[COLUMN_BREAK]The first goal will require annual on-site examinations of each GSE, initiate new policies and supervisory guidance, and evaluate compensation and incentives at both GSEs. The goal of creating liquidity and stability will involve potential risk-sharing options, promoting home retention programs, and enhance REO disposition programs for “”Fannie Mae””:http://www.fanniemae.com/portal/index.html and “”Freddie Mac””:http://www.freddiemac.com/. The third goal-that of preserving assets-involves several steps to implement refinancings, modifications, deeds in lieu, and short sales. Another aspect of goal three is establishing underwriting guidelines that would help prevent future losses. The FHFA will also continue to evaluate guarantee fees and make alterations to align them with risk. The last goal set forth in the Strategic Plan is to set a path for the future of housing finance. “”There are significant public policy questions and choices ahead on how to achieve an appropriate balance between the role of the private sector and the role of the U.S. Government as housing finance conditions change,”” according to the Strategic Plan. FHFA will work toward reducing the role Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac play in the housing market and promoting private sector participation. As part of paving the way toward a stable housing finance system in the future, FHFA will “”create robust and standardized pooling and servicing agreements,”” “”develop a new system for document custody and electronic registration of mortgages, notes, titles, and liens,”” and “”complete the implementation of the Uniform Mortgage Data Program.”” in Government, Secondary Market, Servicingcenter_img October 10, 2012 453 Views Sharelast_img read more

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first_imgGo back to the e-newsletter >Brussels Airlines has launched a new customer programme called Loop, which is available for all flights in the European network of the airline. LOOP is designed for the increasing number of customers that flies Brussels Airlines regularly within Europe and do not receive significant benefits from traditional frequent flyer programmes.In the first nine months of 2015, Brussels Airlines welcomed 5.7 million passengers, which represents a growth of +12.4% and a new record in the history of the company. This growth is a result of a new commercial strategy that the airline introduced in 2014 to strengthen its position in a European market with continuously growing competition.“Customers like our combination of attractive prices and good service. The investments that we have made into our fleet, new destinations and new innovative products are paying off. Today we add another good reason to choose Brussels Airlines, by launching a highly attractive loyalty programme that works for everyone,” said Lars Redeligx, Brussels Airlines Chief Commercial Officer.With LOOP, Brussels Airlines presents a new programme as an addition to the existing Miles & More programme, to offer its customers more advantages. For each euro spent on Brussels Airlines flights (excluding airport taxes), customers receive three LOOPs and travellers can use these points to book new flights.Up to five family members living under the same roof can collect LOOPs together and there are no blackout dates. LOOPs can be used on any European Brussels Airlines flight once the customer has flown five return flights or has earned 5,000 LOOPs. In case the customer does not have enough LOOPs, he or she can pay in part with points, in part with money.“LOOP is one of the most generous loyalty programmes currently on the market. It is built around two principles: Simplicity and allowing customers to get what they want most as fast as possible – a free flight. LOOP is the perfect complement to our already existing Miles & More. With LOOP we now offer more advantages to customers who loyally choose Brussels Airlines but do not necessarily fly every week,” commented Nathalie Erdmanis, Brussels Airlines Vice President Marketing.Customers can simultaneously participate in Miles & More and LOOP, but they do need to choose whether they want to earn LOOPs or Miles & More miles when flying with Brussels Airlines within Europe.Go back to the e-newsletter >last_img read more

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This most recent one was recorded in March and released on April 30,Nili Patera is one of the most active dune fields on Mars and is continuously monitored by NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter"We have some high fire (risk) days coming ." said Phillip Truitt a specialist with the service "So we’re trying to get these fires buttoned up as fast as we can"In Oklahoma where one death was reported in local media Governor Mary Fallin declared an emergency in 22 countiesEight people have been treated for breathing problems from wildfires in north and western Oklahoma that have scorched more than 500 square miles state officials saidStrem wasn’t sure if there were 80 or 90 hamburgers ready for grilling along with 60 hot dogs but he was proud of either number He walked to check on the panels for the scoreboard in right field The scoreboard had “Strem Field Dream Big” on it Norma Rodvik was the first to arrive with her daughter Nikki who was a high school classmate of Strem’s with special needs “You going to get a picture of Nikki throwing out the first pitch” Norma asked“You bet” Ryan repliedJohn Mellencamp’s song “Pink House” was booming over the speaker In the refrain Mellencamp sang “Ain’t that America home of the free” Soon more than 150 people armed with food drinks and jobs to do would be arriving at the Strem’s family farm so kids ages 2-14 could play baseball for free“Isn’t this great You just don’t get it in the big city” Strem said as he stood in the outfield looking at what he and a community had createdThat’s when commentator Josh Bolstad who has experience as an auctioneer came over the loudspeaker and joked “This whole night going to be media relations or are we going to play ball”It was a Tuesday night in Fertile MinnAt Strem Field there’s a scoreboard but no loser There are teams but no opponents There’s a crowd but no jeersThere’s baseball but there’s so much moreStrem a 1997 Fertile-Beltrami High School graduate really never played baseball growing up but his 10-year-old son Bryer loves it For his eighth birthday Bryer wanted to play a baseball game so Ryan made his youngest child a baseball field“His parents have a huge front lawn so he made a little field there” said Kylie who has been married to Ryan for 17 years “He painted a Twins sign on it and the kids thought it was a pretty big deal to have a field They kept wanting to play again We didn’t want to keep making a Tuesday-night tradition in his parents’ front lawn so we moved it to the farm which wasn’t being used It was a great way to make use of a beautiful spot” Driving north on Highway 32 the second left upon entering Fertile will bring you to a paved road along the north side of Sandhill River Golf Course The road turns to gravel leading to the farm that has been in the Strem family for more than a century This is where Ryan built Strem Field while being a real estate agent owner of a family truckstop and billboard business husband and father of three children“This doesn’t get done by just me” Ryan said “It’s my hobby It’s my passion I’ll mow this my dad will mow this We’ll be planting corn striping it but it’s the joy of seeing kids come out and entertaining and laughing and get really into a good baseball game” Last June the free baseball began at Strem Field It runs from the end of June to the end of August each Tuesday at around 6 pmThere is non-stop laughter and cheering but the details of gameday are taken seriously and require a community Alex Schmalenberg Nick Aakhus and Jeff Haaven switch off doing scoreboard duties Bolstad announces the kids’ names as they step to the plate while providing jokes between at bats and Fertile-Beltrami High School music director Richard Schrom sings the national anthem and “Take Me Out to the Ball Game” in the seventh inning There’s a ceremonial first pitch an umpire and coaches to keep things organized in the dugout There’s a signup sheet each week for food while people bring drinks cookies and other treats This Tuesday was “Taco In a Bag Night” As for the field Strem got help from guys who work at the golf course to keep up the sprinkler system bought an old scoreboard from one school and was given bleachers from the 1950s from another He grew the corn in the outfield When 6 pm rolls around Strem waves all the kids on the field questioning the ones clinging to their mom’s leg or hiding near the fence if they really don’t want to play They always end up running on the fieldStrem splits up the kids by age The kids in third grade and below get to play first They each get two at bats with no at bat ending until they make contact Well not technically seeing as 2-year-old Kolby Cook decided to take off his helmet and walk away in the middle of his first at batHis 4-year-old brother Brody didn’t want to play defense until his dad told him he doesn’t get a hot dog unless he plays the field That’ll happen in the first portion of the night as will kids running around the bases still holding the bat laying down in the outfield grass and playing with the dirt in the infield The crowd loves every second of it“For baseball the younger generations it’s not as popular as it used to be” said Aaron Cook who is Kolby and Brody’s dad and also the Win-E-Mac athletic director “This makes it fun for them to want to come play The old kids help out the younger kids when they’re coming in everyone is cheering for everyone There’s no winners no losers It gets them interested and it’s fun for them”Dinner is served to whoever wants it after the little kids get their two at bats as the older kids — fourth through eighth graders — begin a nine-inning game Haaven who works the scoreboard and is Ryan’s brother-in-law brings his 7-year-old Connor every week“It’s great to get the kids out and doing something instead of sitting in front of electronics” Haaven said “It teaches them team chemistry and team building Plus it’s good to get the practice They look forward to it every Tuesday This is a pretty big deal I think back to when I was that age how cool something like this would’ve been It’s pretty fun to be able to do this for them” There’s a map of the United States in the shed near the field with pins in it of where people have traveled from to play on Strem Field Ryan says the field is for anyone on that map “All that work that goes up to it is priceless” Ryan said “We want to keep it a novelty We start in the end of June and go through the last week of August It’s once a week with whoever can make it within any community any skill level girls boys anybody It’s here for anybody” is 60 percent contained after burning 315 I have no hate in my heart and I only have hate for hateful people around this time last year Nov but did not register with the federal Justice Department a reservoir on the Missouri River where the line was supposed to cross Sheriff’s spokeswoman Donnell Preskey said the state Department of Corrections had inspected and approved the holding area for those arrested 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conflict to the International Criminal Court for prosecution of war crimes skeletal muscle the vocal minority has moaned loud enough to foul the air to the degree that I don’t wish to pursue it The weatherman forecast dust storm in Ghaziabad Flights could not be operated at @DelhiAirport from 5PM to 5:57PMThe Islamic Movement of Nigeria Buratai "It diminishes the efficacy of the mission there is little to ensure that the countries follow throughcom We had difficulties: new stadium while the Police Mobile Force Personnel Police Explosive Ordinance Department (EOD) and Special Police Joint Intelligence and Investigation Teams already deployed to Benue State will carry on un-relentlessly with the patrols and crime prevention activities in the affected areas to sustain the normalcy that have been restored in the State Oluseun Onigbinde of BudgIT Engineer Bello A Musa while addressing newsmen in his office in Kaduna disclosed that the intervention projects executed by the NDPHCN had impacted positively in the operation of the Company Shehu said that Julius Berger Plc He her fellow investigator (played by Chiwetel Ejiofor) finds a new lead that could help them get justicebut not before the case gets very complicatedcom"General interest in Brzezinski and Scarborough has surged in light of recent remarks President Trump tweeted about them000 polling units across the countryScience Careers Blog notes the latest twist in the April death of Michele Dufault An independent review released this week identified a series of missteps in the Baltimore police handling of protests that occurred after the death of Freddie Gray in police custodycom Erie County Health Commissioner Peter Schade told the newspaper The animals survived is getting more attention than he expected for his work on a promising therapy for a virus called Marburg because of its potential application against Ebola The crime has been committed by some villagers:Sambhal SP RM Bharadwaj on woman allegedly burned 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2018 21:51 PM Tags : Reuters Also See Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam, Volunteerism, almost as bad as NAFTA signed by Bill Clinton. Mid Dakota’s board chairwoman, The agencies announced Thursday, “I assure you that the chain of command will take appropriate action when the [police] investigation is completed, and I know they’ve tried their best to assist and that we’ve got a pretty strong documented record of the different ways and efforts that were made to help her, he added,DaytonRules out imminence e of full subsidy removal The Minister of Petroleum Resources Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke yesterday said the Farouk Lawan-led House of Representatives ad hoc committee which probed the oil subsidy was unfair to her The minister said it was the late President Umar Musa Yar’Adua who refused to punish his Minister of Petroleum Resources Dr Rilwan Lukman for allegedly failing to comply with his directive on the removal of kerosene subsidy in June 2009 She said the House was unfair to her and President Goodluck Jonathan for not complying with the law which she insisted has nothing to do with them The minister spoke in Abuja at the Ministerial Platform marking this year’s National Democracy Day and the first anniversary of the Jonathan administration Madueke said: “There was an issue on the directive of the late President in terms of the removal of kerosene subsidy which happened apparently in June 2009 before I was appointed Minister of Petroleum Now under Section 6 of the Petroleum Act the Minister of Petroleum may by notice publish in the official gazette fix the price of petroleum products which means that for it to actually become a law the minister must publish that that petroleum product price has changed “I do not recall and I don’t think anybody in the country recalls any such directive published in 2009 It is not something that has to be hidden because it has to by law be published Therefore if it is not published by law and it is not in the gazette it is not a directive that can be legally complied with Many months have passed and the former minister did not comply with the direct of the President “The President also did not put in place any punitive measures obviously for good reasons He must have had very good reasons not to do that So it is very odd that a new administration and a new President and a new minister are being accused of flouting the law which was given in the past to a minister and has nothing to do with us” On the deduction of funds from source by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) the minister said the position of the House is subject to interpretation in line with the Appropriation Act According to her only a court of competent jurisdiction is vested in the judiciary of this country Mrs Alison-Madueke the court may therefore take a different view of the position of the House which she said was “unfair to conclude that the minister myself did not take appropriate steps to stop the practice which by the way had been on before I came to office” On fuel subsidy removal she noted that there is no 100per cent removal of petrol subsidy at the moment According to her the pump price is N97 per litre the landing cost of the crude is about N141; and the fuel is about N141 per litre The minister insisted that the Federal Government is still paying subsidy She said there are bridging costs because it is difficult to get the product in some parts of the country Mrs Alison-Madueke said the government has no plans to rush into a total removal of petrol subsidy to avoid the type of the January 1 nationwide protests The minister said the Federal Government would examine the matter with stakeholders for some months She added: “From our point of view I think it is actually a security issue quite a bit You may have heard that even two or three days ago I called a major meeting of oil multi-nationals and indigenous operators and the service chiefs to discuss the very high incidents of oil bunkering or theft We have immediately set up a very high level internal task force to begin to look at creating solutions for dealing with the longstanding problem” The task force according to her will tackle oil theft by foreigners On Greenfield refineries Mrs Alison-Madueke said the ministry has changed the structure of 66per cent equity in the project adding that the arrangement is on course Some human interest groups have accused prominent Hausa-Fulani politicians of encouraging and sponsoring the activities of the Boko Haram militants The groups at a joint press conference held in Lagos to mark the United Nations Day of indigenous communities over the weekend called on Nigerians to reject any politician linked with the outlawed militants during the 2015 general elections The groups which include the Green Peoples Environmental Network Southern Nigerian Ethnic Nationality Alliance O’odua Nationalist Coalition the Coalition of Nigerian Civil Right Groups and the United Middle Belt Youth Congress noted that crisis in the Maghreb region and Boko Haram activities had led to the death of many innocent civilians In a joint press statement signed by Olu Sulaiman Michael Popoola Ovie Godfrey and Hycinth Chiluba the group vowed to begin intensive campaign against extremists who might want to contest in 2015 They said “We assert our full support only for a presidential candidate that will restructure Nigeria and guarantee ethnic self-determination Any candidate that does not support full resource control by the communities that produce them must be opposed with all our strength” The groups noted that a statement recently credited to spokesman of the Northern Elders Forum Prof Ango Abdullahi that the Hausa-Fulani will “never return power to the South” once the region obtained it showed arrogance and must be resisted by Nigerians “We condemn in strong terms the current realignment of political forces which has not taken into consideration the interests of indigenous peoples but has been tailored only to promote the wishes and aspirations of the northern caliphate against the genuine interest of the indigenous communities “It said Hausa-Fulani political groups are interested in nothing but a system that will sustain and oil their own parochial and self-serving interests” They further affirmed that “little wonder that the violent Boko Haram has become a political scare crow for a section of the Hausa-Fulani political class The responses of the northern caliphate to the series of bombings have been that of cold complicity” the statement added It was oddly empowering as a user to see the chief of a tech platform that is so intimately integrated with our lives being put through the grind by lawmakers over breach of trust and privacy Mark Zuckerberg’s testimony and joint hearing before the US Senate’s Commerce and Judiciary committees on Tuesday is an important marker in technology’s evolutionary journey and growing power to shape the future of human lives There might have been some amount of Capitol Hill political theatre involved but there’s no harm in a bit of a spectacle The process of subjecting high and mighty Silicon Valley tech influencers to well-publicised grilling is essential for democracies It simultaneously warns people against believing in tech nirvana and restores faith in democracies’ ability to protect the rights of the people Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before a joint Senate Judiciary and Commerce Committees in Washington Reuters Sitting in India where these rights are not even clearly defined — leave alone enforcement — the spectacle carried an added significance showing us the distance that we still have to travel Yet we don’t have enough time India is already Facebook’s largest market with the highest number of users It was gratifying to see the 33-year-old billionaire show contrition deference and remorse for his lapses and promising a reformation in Facebook’s handling of users’ privacy More so because in trading our privacy for convenience networking and community bonding we really hadn’t understood or cared for the underlying risks It is only when these digital ecosystems started taking over our lives that we woke up to the fact that so much of our data has been handed over to the platforms that we made ourselves vulnerable to being manipulated Given technology’s integration with human lives it is impractical to suggest a return to utopian innocence Yet clearly there is need for an urgent change Does the answer lie in a more regulated platform a thorough change in privacy rules or transformation of the business model The grilling was partly an effort to search for answers The room in the Senate Office Building packed with Congressional staff members the wider public lined up outside and millions more watching on live television with Zuckerberg perched on the hot seat became an arena for a futuristic battle The Facebook CEO had dressed for the part He also appeared calm and composed under relentless hours-long questioning though the nervousness was betrayed by the occasional reaching out for a gulp of water Here he was a Silicon Valley representative — a new age Yoda of 21st century technology — and those around him trying to at once to question him and getting educated in return And that is also where the grilling failed in its primary purpose For all their stated and unstated hostility the senators of US — the world’s most tech-aware nation — appeared as tech-challenged dinosaurs Barring a few most elderly members had zero knowledge of technology with the result that most questions failed to dive beneath a surface understanding of Facebook’s machinations The Senators were clearly out of their depth and in some cases it resulted in hilarious exchanges Senator for Utah Orrin Hatch wanted to know how Facebook sustains a business model while running as a free service Zuckerberg struggling to retain composure responded: "Senator we run ads" "I see that’s great…" replied Hatch Mark Zuckerberg is now living out every young person’s worst nightmare: trying to explain how tech stuff works to the nation’s elderly — Robby Soave (@robbysoave) April 10 2018 Senator Lindsey Graham one of the better prepared ones wanted to know if Facebook runs a monopoly but his analogy of car manufactures fell woefully short of understanding the digital ecosystem that Facebook straddles It resulted in another bewildering exchange Senator John Kennedy had a number of suggestion for Zuckerberg on tightening of data privacy only to be told in return that all those options were already available Kennedy: Are you willing to go back and and work on giving me a greater right to erase my data Zuckerberg: Senator you can already delete any of the data that’s there or delete all of your data Kennedy: Are you willing to expand that work on expanding that Zuckerberg: Senator I think we already do what you’re referring to… Kennedy: Are you willing to expand my right to know who you’re sharing my data with Zuckerberg: Senator we already give you a list of apps that you’re using And you signed into those yourself and provided affirmative consent Kennedy: Are you willing to give me the right to take my data on Facebook and move it to another social media platform Zuckerberg: Senator you can already do that Lost in the translation were crucial questions on why Facebook had been casual about data protection which led to Cambridge Analytica gaining private information of 87 million users worldwide (56 lakh Indians) abuse of privacy and specific steps that Zuckerberg plans to take on a range of issues that are involved in Facebook’s process of collecting data and monetizing it Between the lawmakers’ stated intention on grilling Zuckerberg and their inability to understand the workings of Facebook there was enough space for the 33-year-old billionaire to exploit and escape by peddling homilies For instance when Senator Dean Heller wanted to know what are Zuckreberg’s core principles in trading off users’ data with advertisers for monetisation the Facebook CEO replied that his company doesn’t "sell" data at all and proceeded to give an explanation on the differences between the way sellers and app developers access Facebook’s data Senator Heller: Have you ever drawn the line on selling data to an advertiser Zuckerberg: Yes Senator We don’t sell data at all… So the way the ad system work is advertisers can come to us and say I have a message that I’m trying to reach a certain type of people They might be interested in something they might live in a place and then we help them get that message in front of people But this is one of the. it’s widely mischaracterised about our system that we sell data And it’s actually one of the most important parts of how Facebook works is that we do not sell data Advertisers do not get access to people’s individual data" As CNN’s Dylan Byers writes: "Whenever a lawmaker pointed out something Facebook had done wrong he spoke about what the company was doing to make it right Whenever he couldn’t answer a question he simply promised to get back to lawmakers later" If Zuckerberg’s intention was to obfuscate from the real issue — Facebook’s corrosive business model that puts advertisers’ interest ahead of users — and steer conversation towards "making his company better" (a subjective and vague position) then he made a fabulous job of it He set the tone during the testimony ahead of the hearing Zuckerberg focused on Facebook’s stated purpose: to connect people and build businesses and communities but he didn’t talk explicitly about the motivation behind that purpose — which is to monetise users "Facebook is an idealistic and optimistic company For most of our existence we focused on all the good that connecting people can bring" What he didn’t say was that Facebook isn’t a philanthropic platform that seeks only to bring people together but a program that seeks to harness the power of data If we note his testimony carefully it becomes evident that Zuckerberg has no plans to revamp the business model "It’s not enough to just connect people we have to make sure those connections are positive It’s not enough to just give people a voice we have to make sure people aren’t using it to hurt people or spread misinformation" In other words Facebook still wants to be the custodian of data when developments over the years clearly show that it has done a terrible job of it Zuckerberg did not say that he will prioritise users over advertisers only insisted that he will try to ensure that it is not misused But when the custodian itself is under scrutiny such evasive tactics do not do enough to address the heart of the problem The prospect is scarier in India Facebook’s largest market where politicians have failed to ensure even a rudimentary framework for data protection Facebook revelation in India has triggered a lot of debate but those have been restricted to largely political bickering among parties Not a single policy issue has been taken up for discussion Zuckerberg promised to uphold the sanctity of elections in India but we only have his word to go by From what we have learnt that doesn’t account for much Kolkata:The BJP on Friday ridiculed West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s call to "oust" the party from the country and claimed that her Trinamool Congress had been "reduced to a signboard" in Tripura where it tried to expand its base File image of Mamata Banerjee PTI "She (Banerjee) had earlier given a Modi hatao desh bachao(get rid of Modi save the country) call but the BJP won in four more states (after that) We are ready to fight her politics of appeasement and communalism" said West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh Commenting on Banerjee’s "oust the BJP" call at a public rally on Friday Ghosh said the saffron party came to power at the Centre and 18 states through a democratic process "The TMC tried to expand its base in Tripura but was reduced to a signboard there Now she (Banerjee) is calling for an ouster of the BJP This is funny" he added Six sacked TMC MLAs in Tripura had voted for NDA nominee Ram Nath Kovind in the 17 July presidential election "In the presidential poll there was cross-voting in West Bengal as well She (Banerjee) should take lessons from it" Ghosh said adding that the TMC chief should see whether she would remain in power in the state or not As a counter to the TMC’s "oust the BJP" programme he said the state unit of the saffron party would launch a campaign on 9 August against the "appeasement policy" of the ruling party in West Bengal Refuting Banerjee’s claim that India’s relations with foreign countries had deteriorated during the Modi rule Ghosh said "On the contrary Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s foreign policy is respected all over the world" He alleged that the TMC was "obstructing" the development programmes of the Centre and accused Banerjee of "indulging in corrupt practices"

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Terming the polling as a "movement and revolution", the club had hung up an old-timey photo of the course.

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