Democrat-Backed Darren Bailey Wins Illinois Republican Gubernatorial Primary

Illinois Democrats got the opponent they wanted for incumbent Gov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday, when state Sen. Darren Bailey won the Republican gubernatorial primary. The race was called by Bailey with about 33% of the votes counted. She got 53.5% of the vote with venture capitalist Jesse Sullivan getting 16.9% and former Aurora Mayor Richard […]

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Trump Tried to Join Jan. 6 Armed Mob Despite Threat of Violence, Former Aide Testifies

Cassidy Hutchinson, a former top adviser to Trump White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows, arrives to testify during the sixth hearing of the House select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the US Capitol. at the Cannon House office building in Washington on June 28. .Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images US President Donald Trump was […]

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Marjorie Taylor Greene asks for Secret Service testimony, “own J6” hearing

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Georgia, said Tuesday that she could soon hold her “own” committee hearings on Jan. 6. Greene appears during a news conference in front of the Capitol in Washington, DC, on June 15, 2022. Kevin Dietsch/Getty Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia said she could hold her “own” hearings on Jan. […]

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Your cards for July 6, 2022

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Secretary General of OPEC dies, a few weeks after leaving

ABUJA, Nigeria—The secretary general of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries has died, Nigerian authorities and the oil cartel announced Wednesday. Just hours before his death, he met with the Nigerian president and spoke out in defense of the energy industry amid mounting pressure from climate change. Mohammad Barkindo, 63, died Tuesday night in […]

1 million Muslims to perform Hajj as Saudi Arabia eases COVID-19 restrictions – National | Globalnews.ca

One million Muslim pilgrims converged on Saudi Arabia’s holy city of Mecca on Wednesday for the largest hajj since the coronavirus pandemic severely restricted access to one of Islam’s five pillars. Saudi Arabia’s decision to allow some 850,000 Muslims from abroad to make the annual pilgrimage, which begins Thursday, marks a big step back toward […]

Ahead of G-20 ministers meeting, China criticizes US and NATO

BEIJING (AP) — China launched a scathing attack on the United States and NATO on Wednesday, days before a meeting between US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi. The comments by Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian underscore the increasingly contentious relationship, along with China’s increasingly confrontational approach to foreign relations, […]

City Council Greenlights Climate Strategy to Bring Calgary to Net-Zero Emissions by 2050 – Calgary | Globalnews.ca

City Councilors approved a strategy that guides the City of Calgary toward its goal of net-zero emissions by 2050. On Tuesday night, city councilors voted 9-6 in favor of the updated climate plan, replacing their previous strategy in place since 2018. Counts. Sean Chu, Sonya Sharp, Andre Chabot, Richard Pootmans, Jennifer Wyness and Dan McLean […]

City Council Greenlights Climate Strategy to Bring Calgary to Net-Zero Emissions by 2050 – Calgary | Globalnews.ca

City Councilors approved a strategy that guides the City of Calgary toward its goal of net-zero emissions by 2050. On Tuesday night, city councilors voted 9-6 in favor of the updated climate plan, replacing their previous strategy in place since 2018. Counts. Sean Chu, Sonya Sharp, Andre Chabot, Richard Pootmans, Jennifer Wyness and Dan McLean […]

EU lawmakers back gas and nuclear power as sustainable

BRUSSELS—European Union lawmakers voted Wednesday to include natural gas and nuclear power on the bloc’s list of sustainable activities, backing a controversial proposal by the bloc’s executive arm that has drawn harsh criticism from environmental groups. Earlier this year, the European Commission made the proposal as part of its plans to build a climate-friendly future, […]

DineSafe Toronto: Food Safety Inspectors Find Serious Health Violations at 24 Restaurants (July 6)

Toronto Public Health issued conditional pass warnings to 24 restaurants over the past week. Cho Ming’s restaurant at 1711 Jane Street received a conditional pass on June 29 with the following violations: Failing to provide handwashing stations with adequate supplies (hot and cold water) Keep potentially hazardous foods at an internal temperature between 4 C […]

Is the worst yet to come at airports? Strikes, labor actions and labor shortages could disrupt travel for months, unions warn

As delays and cancellations continue to affect Canadian air travelers, advocates say low wages and poor working conditions could be the final straw for many workers in the industry, leading to labor shortages. of continuous work and the possibility of strikes or labor actions in the coming months. Rena Kisfalvi, who heads the Canadian Union […]

Restaurant reservations just overtook walk-ins, but owners aren’t happy

Online restaurant reservations are growing in popularity, with advanced table reservations overwhelmingly outpacing walk-ins in 2022. It’s a marked change from 2019, when Canadian restaurants saw more walk-ins than reservations, according to data from online restaurant reservation service company OpenTable. But the growing trend could be hurting the restaurant industry, owners and industry experts warn. […]