Teen pregnancies and the number of kids victimized by violent crime have fallen noticeably, but nearly a quarter of U.S. children are living in poverty and more, not fewer, are being exposed to damaging air pollution, according to a newly released federal report.
A bill proposed by a bipartisan group of senators Thursday would punish Pentagon agencies for failing to meet a series of deadlines for conducting proper internal audits, marking a major ratcheting up of congressional pressure about a good-government goal first set in legislation enacted eighteen years ago.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The nation’s economy added 163,000 jobs in July, beating analysts’ predictions that called for a gain of approximately 100,000. However, the unemployment rate still rose 0.1 percent to 8.3 percent, according to data released today by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
NEWARK — UFC Middleweight Nick “The Jersey Devil” Catone will appear at Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium in Newark on Wednesday, Aug. 8. The fighter will sign autographs, take pictures and meet fans throughout the Newark Bears game against the Kansas City T-Bones, which begins at 11:05 a.m.
NEW PROVIDENCE — Adam Bartlett, (R) marketing manager of Weltman Home Services, presents a check for $1,000 to Marc Bernstein, operations lieutenant; Zsofia Pal, treasurer and Jennie Jacabus for the New Providence Volunteer Rescue Squad. This money will be used to supplement the cost of a Stryker Stretcher.
Isn’t it amazing? People are finally beginning to wake up to the fact that “Made in America” is the way to go. It took the Olympic outfits “Made in China” to realize that we do have the knowledge and ability to get employment for many back on track.