Nuclear Energy INSTITUTENew England Governors Highlight Value of Nuclear for Their Region
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 11:16:56 GMT
Five New England governors have released a statement highlighting the benefits of nuclear energy for their region and calling for a serious evaluation of plans to properly value secure, clean energy sources. "Effective next June, the [New England] region will have two nuclear power plants that represent approximately 3,500 megawatts of baseload energy that is not dependent on natural gas infrastructure and also helps to meet emission goals," they wrote.
Priests in Pennsylvania sexually abused more than 1,000 children, grand jury report says
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 11:16:19 GMT
Hundreds of Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania molested more than 1,000 children - and possibly many more - since the 1940s, and senior church officials, including a man who is now the archbishop of Washington, D.C., systematically covered up the abuse, according to a grand jury report released Tuesday. The "real number" of abused children might be in the thousands since some secret church records were lost, and victims were afraid to come forward, the grand jury said.
Williams Partners LP (WPZ) Position Trimmed by BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 11:15:35 GMT
BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA decreased its holdings in shares of Williams Partners LP by 61.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 17,235 shares of the pipeline company's stock after selling 27,743 shares during the quarter.
East Liverpool police reports
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 11:14:51 GMT
Esther E. Peterson, 55, Dresden Avenue, reported receiving inappropriate texts from an unknown person she believes is a male due to the nature of the messages. Officers were dispatched to remove someone from a residence on W. Fourth Street and spoke with Jason Briggs, who said he does not have a key to the home and his girlfriend would not let him in.
East Liverpool municipal
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 11:13:46 GMT
In Municipal Court Tuesday, Ryan L. Pritt, 36, Lisbon Street, was sentenced to 20 jail days for driving under suspension and was found guilty of no motorcycle license and no safety equipment but not fined. n A jury trial was set Oct. 18 for Joseph J. DeSarro, 24, Duke Vodrey Road, charged with obstructing official business, no operator's license and speeding.
10 Things to Know for Today
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 11:13:27 GMT
In this Sept. 23, 2015, file photo, Cardinal Donald Wuerl, archbishop of Washington, left, looks toward the crowd with Pope Francis following a Mass outside the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington.
Thu, 09 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
From January 1 to July 14, 2018, 107 people from 21 states were reported to have measles, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Those 21 states include the District of Colombia, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and Washington.