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Mexico remains the main international supplier of marijuana to the United States, but it has declined sharply since 2013, forcing some criminal groups to adapt and seek other funds. As more US states move toward legalization, “Mexican marijuana has been largely supplanted by domestically produced marijuana,” according to the Drug Enforcement Administration‘s 2020 National Drug …

A Deschutes County drug enforcement team raided and dismantled an illegal 30-acre marijuana growing operation in Alfalfa that detectives said was operated by a Mexican drug cartel. The team seized 9,227 plants and 2,800 pounds of processed marijuana in what is considered the largest drug seizure in the county’s history. Two pistols and an AR-15 …

Central bankers and journalists will meet for the Jackson Hole virtual conference later this week. Their agenda will be wide. The future path of quantitative easing (QE), the health of the labor market and other critical monetary and regulatory issues will take center stage. But we can also expect statements on issues once considered the …

Eduardo Arellano Felix, known as the “doctor,” faces organized crime and drug charges in Mexico. One of Mexico’s famous Arellano Felix brothers was arrested again upon arrival in his homeland after being deported from the United States after serving most of a 15-year prison sentence. Mexican prosecutors said Eduardo Arellano Felix was handed over to …

Posted on Monday August 23, 2021 | 5:49 p.m. Updated 38 minutes ago MEXICO CITY (AP) – One of the famous Arellano Felix brothers was deported from the United States to Mexico after serving most of a 15-year prison sentence, but was soon arrested again in his arrived in his native country on Monday. Mexican …

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SALT LAKE CITY, Aug 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – omniQ Corp. (OTCQB: OMQS) (“omniQ” or “the Company”), an object identification company providing artificial intelligence (AI) -based technological solutions to supply chain automation markets, of Traffic Management, Public Safety and Safe City, today announced that management will present to: Sidoti’s micro-capitalization virtual summer conference To learn …

Investors hailed the decisive nature of the political response by financial authorities and sovereign borrowers to the global public health crisis. This response was all the more impressive as it was not repeated at all. Marcus Svedberg, investment strategist at Sweden’s fourth national pension fund, told a recent OMFIF event on European sovereign debt that …

He is the Canadian record holder and the fastest 5,000-meter runner of all time in North America. And now he’s an Olympic medalist. Moh Ahmed of St. Catharines, Ont., Rushed to the finish line to win the silver medal in Tokyo on Friday, posting a time of 12 minutes 58.61 seconds on a hot and …

SECURITIES Private debt fundraising in North America increased 15.8% in 2020 despite lower fundraising in other jurisdictions The private debt default rate never exceeded 2% in 2020 and was lower than the default rates for high yield bonds and leveraged loans Current private debt yields of 7% exceed high yield bonds and leveraged loans After …

History links EUGENE, Oregon – Former OU star Jenna Prandini won her first Olympic medal on Friday, helping the US team to a silver in the women’s 4×100-meter relay. English Gardner, who was on the qualifying team in the preliminary round, also won a silver medal and became the first UO woman to win two …

Editor’s Note: Dana Peterson is executive vice-president and chief economist of the Conference Board. The opinions expressed in this commentary are hers. Home prices have skyrocketed during the pandemic, leading many to believe that we are either in a real estate bubble or we are heading towards a real estate bubble. The good news, however, …

From left to right, silver medalist Tang Xijing of China, gold medalist Guan Chenchen of China and bronze medalist Simone Biles of the United States pose with their medals on the beam during the Women’s Artistic Apparatus Gymnastics Final at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Tuesday August 3, 2021, Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo / Natacha Pisarenko) …

Maciej Malenda, Head of Partnerships at Infermedica, explains how telemedicine and AI can help save time and money in the healthcare industry Telemedicine and AI are expected to benefit the industry beyond the pandemic. It is undeniable that Covid-19 has illuminated the promise of artificial intelligence (AI) in the healthcare world. Not so long ago, …

WASHINGTON: Residential construction in the United States rose more than expected in June, although expensive lumber as well as labor and land shortages continued to constrain builders’ ability to take full advantage of the market. strong demand for housing. Housing starts rose 6.3% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.643 million units last month, …

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Endeavor Silver Corp. (TSX: EDR, NYSE: EXK) announces that it has concluded a definitive agreement (the “Agreement”) With Canamex Gold Corp. to acquire a 100% interest in the Bruner property of Canamex, a gold exploration, located in Nye County, Nevada approximately 180 kilometers (km) southeast of …

Masonic temple, 1905, from an old postcard. RICHARD I. GIBSON Freemasonry probably began as a guild of craftsmen for stonemasons in 13th-century Europe, but when the Grand Lodge of England was established in 1717 it grew from workers’ organizations to an organization fraternal more religious and somewhat secret imbued with ritual. Lodges were established in …

Fueled by large sums of drug money, large cartels took control of large swathes of Mexico and, for more than a decade, challenged the rule of law and the state. Systemic theft of crude oil and related products, including the theft of gasoline, has long plagued the Mexican oil and gas industry. It is estimated …

Stablecoins, digital currencies pegged to national currencies like the US dollar, are increasingly seen as a potential risk not only for crypto markets, but also for capital markets. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is scheduled for Monday hold a meeting of the president’s financial markets task force to discuss stablecoins, the Treasury Department said on Friday. …

Mexican authorities ad that they overturned the acquittal of former Sinaloa cartel leader Hector Luis Palma Salazar, who led the union alongside his childhood friend Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman from the late 1980s until upon his arrest in 1995. The April acquittal was seen as a national embarrassment for Mexico. (Source: Wikimedia Commons)Meanwhile, Palma, also …

By Assunta NgNORTHWEST ASIAN WEEKLY Recently I asked a supermarket cashier if she was wrong about a lemon I had bought. “No, it’s 59 cents,” she said. A few months ago, I bought three small lemons for $ 1. Now a small lemon costs 59 cents. That’s a 78% increase! I usually don’t look at …

Tech-savvy millennials fled to the suburbs during the coronavirus pandemic, fueling a booming housing market that has allowed non-bank and fintech mortgage companies to capture a significant chunk of the growing market share, granting loans loans at a faster pace than more traditional bank lenders. This booming market has so far protected one vulnerability. Homeowners …

Banks have had a good crisis, but that doesn’t mean they’re fit for the next one. On Tuesday, the Bank of England released UK lenders from restrictions on shareholder payments introduced at the start of the pandemic. He mentionned the financial sector remains resilient to much tougher results than their central forecasts, with enough “capital …

The house does not have much to see. It is a white building with a black fence, behind which the tops of a few palm trees are visible. One floor, two bedrooms, a living room, a dining room and a garage. “Seven minutes from Culiacán Park,” reads the tired-looking government ad that has been trying …

Ahmedabad: A 65-year-old man approached a city psychiatrist in May as Covid cases had just started to decline. The senior is from a well-to-do family and her son is living in the United States, and he lives with his wife in town.“His wife was infected with Covid-19. She was first treated in home isolation, but …

LATAM’s Airbus A350s have perhaps some of the most interesting fleet histories. As it turned out, LATAM didn’t need its full Airbus A350 capacity, so it ended up leasing some of it to Qatar Airways and then selling four to Delta Air Lines. Qatar Airways’ leases ended and Delta canceled its purchase contract for the …

LOS ANGELES, July 8, 2021 / PRNewswire / – California is going through the worst drought in 1200 years. Unfortunately, the drought will only get worse as California’s largest reservoir, Shasta Lake, fell to half of its typical levels in June 2021. The state is fighting a losing battle with this brutally persistent dry spell …

NOL might be a long way off, but if you start saving now, you can avoid the financial blow of the holiday season. Last year, Americans planned to spend $ 997.79 this Christmas on gifts, food and decorations, according to the National Retail Federation. 1 Make sure you have enough savings for a perfect Christmas …

Ben Hallock, shown in a game at Stanford on December 2, 2018, scored twice for the Americans on Thursday. Photo by Hector Garcia Molina / Stanford Athletics. Former Stanford All-American Drew Holland recorded nine saves and was named the goalkeeper of the FINA World League Super Final as the United States Men’s National Water Polo …

For immediate release Chicago, IL – July 2, 2021 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured on the Analysts Blog. Every day, Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include: DHT Holdings, Inc. DHT, FedEx Corporation FDX, Expeditors International of …

Anti-money laundering expert targets the Kinahan cartel‘s main source of cocaine in South America. now known as “The Iron Prosecutor,” Marita Barreto Rivera spearheads the fight against Peru’s drug cartels and the vast network set up to hide their money. The country has become a key springboard in the export of cocaine from Bolivia and …

Marco Bottone, Cristina Conflitti, Marianna Riggi, Alex Tagliabracci June 30, 2021 The shock of Covid-19 is unprecedented in terms of its origin and impact. Seen from a macroeconomic perspective, the spread of the epidemic and the measures adopted to counter it have led to an unusual and simultaneous sharp drop in supply and demand. Researchers …

With ports of entry along the US-Mexico border largely closed to non-essential travel during the COVID-19 pandemic, Mexican drug cartels have turned to more creative ways to smuggle illegal contraband to United States. One of those ways has been the increased use of social media platforms like Facebook to advertise money mail jobs for money …

Hedayatullah Akbari and his wife, Freshta Samadi, arrived at Jacksonville International Airport in February with three of their four children. After six years of working with the US government to secure visas and an unexpected delay due to the pandemic, the family have started life in the city, though they are eagerly awaiting the arrival …

Dive brief: The Biden administration’s proposed global minimum corporate tax and millionaire tax hikes should be supported, Ruth Porat, chief financial officer of Google’s parent company, Alphabet, said during the Washington Post “Women in Tech” Conference Wednesday. “We have to do our part,” said Porat, whose salary in 2020 was just under $ 51 million. …

US Senator Elizabeth Warren (Photo by JEFF KOWALSKY / AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images You should expect these 4 things to happen if your student loans aren’t suspended again. Here’s what you need to know – and what it means for your student loans. PUBLICITY Student loans In one letter to President …

New A backhoe lifts a blockade earlier this year in Aguililla. The city of Michoacán has been at the center of a long battle between rival cartels Posted on Monday, June 21, 2021 Cartel lockdowns continue to wreak havoc in Aguililla, Michoacán, not only cutting off access to the highway, but cutting electricity and phone …

Fox Nation host Lara Logan expressed concern on Saturday that an “exceptionally well-trained” Mexican cartel poses a “real threat” as it carries out “targeted assassinations, kidnappings” and other specialized hostile operations . WV AG MORRISEY SOUNDS THE ALARM ON FENTANYL OVERDOSE, BIDEN BORDER POLICY TIP “They are exceptionally well trained. Their name is Elite Group …

[Premiering 06/19 12pm ET] Border Lines (Part 2): How Mexican Cartels Use Immigrants as a Lure for Transnational Crime Some say there’s a crisis in the south border of United States, some say illegal immigration is out of control, and others fear drug trafficking or human trafficking. Some say there is no problem. So what …

NEW DELHI: Gold prices jumped on Wednesday, driven by falling US bond yields. Investors are refraining from making big bets ahead of US inflation data and the European Central Bank policy meeting this week. The precious metals business traded in domestic markets. Data from the Department of Labor showed job openings in the United States …

Washington, DC: International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board Concludes Financial System Stability Assessment[1]with Hong Kong SAR on May 21, 2021. Sound macroeconomic and prudential policies over the years have provided Hong Kong SAR with important buffers to deal with the current slowdown and future shocks. The banking sector remains well capitalized, profitable and NPL ratios …

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department documented the largest drug seizure in its history on Tuesday and officials expect the Mexican cartels to be to blame. Just north of LA in Antelope Valley, Calif., Officials found, identified and destroyed 70 to 80 outhouses full of illegal marijuana plots in the middle of the desert. The …

TORONTO, June 8, 2021 / CNW / – Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX: EXN) (TSX: EXN.WT) (NYSE: EXN) (FRA: E4X2) (“Excellon” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the approval of permits for the drilling operation plan at the Silver City project in Saxony, Germany and to define the 2021 drilling plans. Highlights of the 2021 …

54th meeting of the Financial Stability Board 07/06/2021 The Financial Stability Board (FSC) held its 53rd meeting today, attended by Milojko Spajić, Minister of Finance and Social Protection, UroÅ¡ AndrijaÅ¡ević, Chairman of the Board of the Insurance Supervisory Agency, and Zoran Đikanović , Chairman of the Capital Market Authority. By invitation, Predrag Marković, Director of …

notice Joseph giglio | The great book of patriots Financial markets are signaling growing concerns about inflation as the economy recovers from the Great Virus Crisis. Many experts fear that further increases in the cost of living will result as consumer demand exceeds supply. On the other hand, the Federal Reserve believes that inflationary pressures …

Representative Jodey Arrington, R-Texas, presents a resolution to assert the rights of states to defend themselves against drug cartels on the southern border of the United States. In an interview Friday on “The Faulkner Focus” with Harris Faulkner, Arrington cited section four of the Constitution as support for his resolution. Article four offers protection to …

New York, NY, June 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Global Tech Industries Group, Inc. (OTCQB: GTII) (“GTII” or the “Company”), www.gtii-us.com, a Nevada company, today announced that it has acquired a gelatin silver print of Andy Warhol from Bianca Jagger on a white horse, taken by Warhol at renowned Studio 54 (the “Warhol Print”) . …

A joint international effort between NSW Police and the United States Drug Enforcement Agency prevented a three-ton shipment of cocaine from reaching Australian shores. The well-prepared international drug cartel plot to import high-quality cocaine to Sydney by sea collapsed in a two-year investigation with a snapshot of drug shipments seized. In April of this year, …

After a nine-month investigation, 27 members and associates of the Norteños gang were indicted on May 26 for roles in “a conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine, fentanyl and heroin through the Wasatch Front,” according to the US Attorney’s Office. Federal agents and several local law enforcement agencies have confiscated over 400 pounds of illegal drugs, including …

Private equity firms have spent nearly $ 40 billion buying American insurance companies in recent years, promising to earn higher returns on mountains of money insurers have set aside to pay policyholders in years or decades. Companies are shifting some of the money from traditional low-yielding investments like government bonds to riskier, harder-to-sell assets like …

DENVER – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Gatos Silver, Inc. (NYSE: GATO) (TSX: GATO) (“Gatos Silver” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dale Andres as President, effective June 1 2021. Mr. Andres will also assume the role of Chief Executive Officer of the Company’s wholly owned Mexican subsidiary, Minera Luz del Sol, effective …

MEXICO CITY – The notoriously violent Jalisco cartel has responded to Mexico’s “hugs, not bullets” policy with a policy of its own. The cartel kidnapped several members of an elite police force in Guanajuato state, tortured them to obtain the names and addresses of fellow police officers, and are now pursuing and killing police officers …

As the old saying goes, it takes money to make money. There’s no denying that a little extra cash gives you opportunities to earn money that less fortunate people just don’t have. It is, however, possible to start with nothing – or even start with debt – and still become a millionaire. It just takes …

The Liberty Steel company of Sanjeev Gupta, one of the world’s largest steel empires, faces an uncertain future after announcing plans to sell three of its UK factories. Liberty employs 3,000 workers in the UK and parent company Gupta Family Group (GFG) Alliance has 35,000 employees worldwide, with metallurgical plants and mines in Europe, the …

SAN DIEGO, Calif .– As the United States grapples with an increase in drug overdoses related to synthetic opioids, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has launched an initiative to disrupt the fentanyl supply chain. “Never before have we said, ‘Taking this medicine won’t hurt you. It will kill you. In 2021, that’s where we are, …

Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene attempted a Mexican accent by saying that drug cartels in the country “love” Democrats and “rake” them amid the ongoing crisis on the southern border of the United States. Speaking at an “America First” rally in Dalton, Georgia on Thursday, the Republican accused Democrats of being “in the business of helping …

A Dutch man faces up to two years in prison for stealing and selling $ 48,000 worth of gold and silver coins at a post office in Beaumont. Christopher Rosas, 39, was indicted this week by a Jefferson County grand jury on the felony charge of state prison. According to a probable cause affidavit, in …

When things have taken over your life, minimalism puts you back in control. In 2014, the LA Times published an article on the amount of “stuff” that we Americans surround ourselves with. Back then, the average American family had 300,000 things in their home, from bedbugs to toasters. And while the number of children in …

Severed head is left hanging from Mexican viaduct in grim warning to the cartel that has just teamed up with a former rival drug gang A severed head was left hanging from an overpass fence in Tijuana, Mexico on Saturday The head was placed in a bag with a poster that had a message for …

Global equity markets rose and the US dollar rallied against major currencies on Wednesday for the first time this week, as Federal Reserve officials continued to downplay the outlook for rising inflation. Richard Clarida, vice chairman of the Fed, said on Tuesday that the US central bank had the ability to curb a spike in …

COVID-19 vaccinations have not reduced enthusiasm for pandemic-induced telecommuting among employees in major Atlanta business centers. And they’re increasingly worried about returning to the stress of commuting when many of their bosses want them to come back to the office. These were among the themes of the final installment of remote work surveys conducted by …

“The constant refinancing of the debt of companies of questionable viability also leads to the perpetuation of overcapacity as a key process of economic progress, such as creative destruction, is eliminated or limited.” One of the arguments most used by central banks regarding rising inflation is that it is due to bottlenecks and that the …

PICTURE: E. coli causes several dramatic changes in the morphology and structure of silver, such as agglomeration and amorphization of particles. These effects lead to a clear modification of its electronic properties, as underlined … view After Credit: Giuseppe M. Paternò WASHINGTON, May 25, 2021 – Silver has been used for millennia for its antimicrobial …

Not so long ago, in response to political rhetoric in the United States, former Mexican President Vicente Fox reportedly said: “Instead of building walls, we should build bridges”. This can describe Mexico’s national challenges and frustrations on many fronts, whether in the areas of water resources, security, trade, or migration. Living next to the world’s …

Mineralized zones of the White Metal’s Tower gold deposit White Metal Resources Corp. WHM.V presents an exceptional opportunity with exposure to gold, copper and silver on two fronts, as well as a portfolio of other assets White Metal Resources Corp. (TSX: WHM) Advance Tower Stock Gold’s flagship property in Ontario. & Taranis Copper-Silver Project in …

SYDNEY, September 9, 2020 / PRNewswire / – Clarity Pharmaceuticals, a clinical-stage radiopharmaceutical company focused on the treatment of major diseases, is pleased to announce that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Rare Pediatric Disease (RPDD) status has awarded 64Cu-SARTATE ™, a diagnostic agent for the clinical treatment of neuroblastomas. DR Alan …

Editorial pages focus on these and other pandemic topics. Statistics: The further development of a Covid-19 vaccine means counteracting the denial of science In the divided public dialogue about Covid-19, one point of agreement stands out: An effective vaccine is what you need to stop or at least control the pandemic. The anti-vaccine movement could …

The no-fly list appears to include tens of thousands of people. The criteria for inclusion are opaque, which means that errors and misuse are possible. Mr. Tanvir’s lawyers say that he has never been arrested or charged with a crime and that he poses no threat to flight safety. Mr. Tanvir and the other two …

As in most states, Indiana auto insurance laws require all registered drivers in the state to have a minimum amount of insurance. These limits are not optional and there are penalties for not taking out at least the minimum amount insured. But an even more important reason for this is that insurance will protect you …

March 1, 2021 8:16 PM EST Get instant notifications when there is news about your stocks. Request your weeklong free trial to StreetInsider Premium here. FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSIONWashington, DC 20549 DECLARATION OF CHANGES IN ECONOMIC OWNERSHIP Filed under Section 16 (a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934or Section 30 …

(CNN) – If you’ve recently purchased furniture, clothing, or electronics online, you’ve likely seen a new option that lets you defer paying for one item at a time. Retailers from Nordstrom to Sephora allow their customers to pay for items as cheap as a tube of lipstick in installments, following a concept known as “buy …

There won’t be any New York State Fair this year. To stop us from next year’s extravaganza, we thought it would be fun to go through our archives and check out fair coverage for the past 50 years. In this episode of “State-appropriate flashback” we remember the 1977 fair, the year the governor of New …

This article is the final part of a series based on a feature article in Ms. “A New Era for Women” in the winter 2021 issue. The series breaks President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris’ pledges to “better build” women’s rights to health care, economic security, and physical security. Getting caught Here. And …

“We will protect Christianity.” As the midterm elections approached, white evangelical Christians are an important part of the republican coalition and have remained loyal to the president through a series of scandals. “Do you care if your president had an affair before he was president?” “No.” “I think he’s President of the United States for …

The hospital is operated by the Indian Well being Service, which is a part of the Division of Well being and Human Providers and relies in Rockville, Md., Hat. The IHS was established to satisfy the federal government’s contractual obligations to offer well being providers to eligible Indians and Alaskan Native Individuals. Up to date …

Last year’s blocks forced people to spend much more time indoors, which inspired many DIY projects. To finance these renovations, additions, or repairs, many homeowners have borrowed their homes. Now that it’s tax time, wondering if the interest on these home equity loans is tax deductible? The short answer is yes, but it depends on …

© Bloomberg Roblox Corp. website home screen. on a smartphone disposed in Little Falls, New Jersey, USA on Wednesday, December 9, 2020. Roblox designs and develops online games such as three-dimensional internet games and tutorials. (Bloomberg) – Roblox Corp. told employees it would postpone its initial public offering until next year as another IPO candidate, …

CHICAGO and STAMFORD, Connecticut., July 16, 2020 / PRNewswire / – Club Champion, the nation’s leading custom golf club fitter, and Synchrony (NYSE: SYF), a leading consumer financial services company, today announced a new multi-year program agreement allowing Club Champion customers to continue to access special financing offers. The new deal comes just ten months …

Credit card is now available to all iPhone owners in the United States Users will be able to sign up for the card directly from their iPhone – they’ll need the latest version of iOS software to do so. They will be asked to provide personal information, including age, address and the last four digits …

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