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In a letter to Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo today, Governor Janet Mills urged NOAA Fisheries to take swift action to reduce the unnecessary economic damage to Maine fishermen that the recently announced federal whale protection rule will cause. “I don’t think this rule, as drafted, should take effect and, at the very least, I urge …

The letter comes amid the departure of the top diplomat overseeing the state’s response to the growing number of cases around the world, and amid continued criticism from victims and lawmakers that the department has not done enough to protect and take care of its staff, CNN previously reported. “We write to express our ongoing …

Apple is facing waves of employee activism against sexual harassment and other toxic issues in the workplace. James Martin / CNET Dear Scarlett is a senior software engineer who first learned programming by reading the code of websites she loved. Scarlett was hired to work for Apple about a year and a half ago, but …

Paul Cure: Election Time: Towards Catastrophe It’s a well-worn adage that the lines of combat are dictated by the sharpness of the arrows that are thrown or as Sean Connery’s Malone said in The Untouchables, “Don’t bring a knife for a shootout.” If the behavior of our city’s municipal elections of recent times is any …

DEAR SUN SPOTS: My son and I had lunch together yesterday and were discussing the topic of where the best fries can be found in Sun Spots Land. We thought it would be fun to write and ask other readers for their opinions, then we’ll go around and taste them. It will be hard work, …

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Representative Ilhan Omar and other US lawmakers are calling on the Department of Homeland Security to drop visa sanctions that were enacted under former President Trump. On Tuesday, Omar’s office announced that a letter had been sent to Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas and State Secretary Antony Blinken. In that letter, the …

While cleaning up old letters from readers of his low-budget travel book on Latin America, the San Francisco Chronicle reporter made an unexpected discovery, which he had corresponded with with the Unabomber. Epstein told CNN that the letter was from 1979 and read something like, “I’m looking for refuge in South America, where the closest …

Police have received complaints of “inappropriate actions” against Officer Bill Coad, after referring to a “China 19” check when someone asked about the helicopters above the Secret Montclair Facebook group. Other comments have been pixelated to protect the privacy of group members. Recent news of disciplinary action against Montclair policeman William Coad for his racist …

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