The help teams serving to Large Tech staff blow the whistle

The support groups helping Big Tech workers blow the whistle

From Watergate’s Deep Throat to Edward Snowden, whistleblowers have almost always been cast as principled loners who felt compelled to stand against the crowd. But today, as a series of whistleblowers take on Silicon Valley, a supporting cast of organisations, staffed by lawyers, researchers and publicists, have emerged to help them. They include the non-profit … Read more

Sale of Final Typical Supercarriers Offers Closing Blow To Museum Hopes

Sale of Last Conventional Supercarriers Deals Final Blow To Museum Hopes

The former USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63) gets underway from its homeport at Yokosuka Naval Base, Japan in 2004. US Navy Photo When James Melka first approached USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63), he had no idea the size of the aircraft carrier. As the 17-year-old walked toward the pier in 1965, he could see the big gray … Read more

SharkNinja Offers Main Blow to iRobot; Defeats Third iRobot Patent This Week | Enterprise

Tetra Tech Wins $37 Million USAID Women’s Economic Empowerment Contract | Business

NEEDHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct 7, 2021– SharkNinja Operating LLC, a subsidiary of JS Global (HKEX: 1691.HK) and an innovation leader in the consumer floor care industry, today announced that just days after invalidating all asserted claims of two patents iRobot Corp. (iRobot) accused SharkNinja of infringing in a 2019 lawsuit, the Patent Trial & Appeal Board … Read more

Atlético offers Koeman’s Barcelona one other blow with 2-0 loss

Barcelona's Gerard Pique gestures during the La Liga soccer match between Atletico Madrid and Barcelona at the Estadio Wanda Metropolitano in Madrid, Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

Barcelona’s Gerard Pique gestures during the La Liga soccer match between Atletico Madrid and Barcelona at the Estadio Wanda Metropolitano in Madrid, Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez) Manu Fernandez AP BARCELONA, Spain Ronald Koeman will keep his job despite the latest humbling defeat for the once mighty Barcelona. Atlético Madrid dealt Barcelona another … Read more

Senate parliamentarian offers blow to Dems’ immigration push

Senate parliamentarian deals blow to Dems' immigration push

By ALAN FRAM, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats can’t use their $3.5 trillion package bolstering social and climate programs for their plan to give millions of immigrants a chance to become citizens, the Senate’s parliamentarian said, a crushing blow to what was the party’s clearest pathway in years to attaining that long-sought goal. The … Read more

Vermont Supreme Court docket Offers Blow to Border Brokers’ Roving Patrols

Vermont Supreme Court Deals Blow to Border Agents' Roving Patrols

click to enlarge Matthew Roy ©️ Seven Days A vehicle leaving an interior Border Patrol checkpoint Border patrol officers can search Vermonters’ cars without a warrant under their special federal authority to conduct … Read more

Dems, backers face uphill immigration path after Senate blow

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., speaks to reporters as work continues on the Democrats' Build Back Better Act, massive legislation that is a cornerstone of President Joe Biden's domestic agenda, at the Capitol, in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., speaks to reporters as work continues on the Democrats’ Build Back Better Act, massive legislation that is a cornerstone of President Joe Biden’s domestic agenda, at the Capitol, in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) Andrew Harnik AP WASHINGTON Senate Democrats launched an uphill fight Monday to … Read more

Senate parliamentarian offers blow to Dems’ immigration push – Every day Freeman

Senate parliamentarian deals blow to Dems’ immigration push – Daily Freeman

By ALAN FRAM WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats can’t use their $3.5 trillion package bolstering social and climate programs for their plan to give millions of immigrants a chance to become citizens, the Senate’s parliamentarian said, a crushing blow to what was the party’s clearest pathway in years to attaining that long-sought goal. The decision by … Read more

Senate parliamentarian offers blow to Dems’ immigration push

Dozens of dump trucks form a barrier as security measures are put into place before a rally near the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021. The rally was planned by allies of former President Donald Trump and aimed at supporting the so-called "political prisoners" of the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol. (AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe)

Dozens of dump trucks form a barrier as security measures are put into place before a rally near the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021. The rally was planned by allies of former President Donald Trump and aimed at supporting the so-called “political prisoners” of the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol. … Read more

US decide offers blow to Prince Andrew’s bid to dodge being served his intercourse abuse case authorized papers

A US judge has dealt another blow to Prince Andrew's (pictured earlier this week at Balmoral) bid to dodge being served legal papers by saying they can be given to his LA based lawyers instead

A US judge has dealt another blow to Prince Andrew‘s bid to dodge being served sex abuse legal papers by saying they can be given to his LA based lawyers instead. He said Virginia Giuffre’s plan to deliver them to his US lawyer was ‘reasonably calculated to bring the papers served to the defendant’s attention’. … Read more