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- Thousands of children could miss school as parents vow to keep their children at home after Strep A
Over the past few weeks, seven primary school-aged children have died of complications after contracting Strep A, a relatively common bacteria which usually causes only mild symptoms.
Daily Mail. Sun, 04 Dec 2022 01:58:36 +0000.
- Boris Johnson was convinced his dog Dilyn caught Covid and consulted the UK's top scientists
Boris Johnson was convinced that his dog Dilyn had contracted coronavirus in the early days of the pandemic, Matt Hancock's diaries reveal.
Daily Mail. Sat, 03 Dec 2022 22:20:20 +0000.
- Rewards Likely Outweigh The Risks As Texas Rangers Sign Jacob deGrom
Signing with the Texas Rangers, Jacob deGrom leaves the New York Mets as a free agent. Losing time due to injuries in his past, deGrom's five-year contract is not without risk.
By Bernie Pleskoff, Contributor. Forbes. Sat, 03 Dec 2022 17:15:27 -0500.
- FedEx contract driver kidnapped, killed 7-year-old Athena Strand, police say
Authorities said they found closure in a statewide Amber Alert, but not the result they hoped. Now, a FedEx contract driver faces a capital murder charge.
Ktrk. ABC News. Sat, 03 Dec 2022 18:41:41 +0000.
- Column: At the DWP, the pay is good, the benefits are better and the deals keep getting sweeter
In the new L.A. DWP contract, aimed at keeping and attracting workers, the pay is good and healthcare is free.
Steve Lopez. Los Angeles Times. Sat, 3 Dec 2022 13:00:45 GMT.
- How an arcane 96-year-old law stopped the 2022 rail strike: EXPLAINED
Because of the law, the House was able to vote Wednesday to impose unpopular contracts on four rail unions whose members have already rejected the terms, followed by a Senate vote late Thursday that did the same.
Cnnwire. ABC News. Fri, 02 Dec 2022 22:22:13 +0000.
- Tampa Bay Rays Splurge On Free Agent Pitcher Zach Eflin
The Tampa Bay Rays have agreed to a three-year, $40-million contract with right-hander Zach Eflin, the largest contract ever given to a free agent by the franchise.
By John Perrotto, Senior Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 02 Dec 2022 16:57:45 -0500.
- Some Rail Workers, Seeking Sick Days, Say Biden Betrayed Them
The request for Congress to impose contract terms that several unions had rejected rankled rank-and-file members who had rallied behind the president.
Noam Scheiber. New York Times. Thu, 01 Dec 2022 13:38:41 +0000.
- Republicans accuse Dems of 'political stunt' with attempt to add paid sick days to rail contract
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi moved Wednesday to add seven days of paid sick leave for railroad workers, against the wishes of President Biden, as Democrats sought to impose a labor agreement that would prevent a strike.
Dave Boyer. Washington Times. Wed, 30 Nov 2022 11:47:00 -0500.
- Sizewell C nuclear power plant backed by government
Business Secretary Grant Shapps visits the Suffolk coast to mark the signing of contracts.
BBC News. Tue, 29 Nov 2022 15:50:37 GMT.
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