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AXIS Capital launches new environmental and general liability product

It will be made available for US-based manufacturing and distribution operations with revenues up to $2 billion. “This new, expanded environmental offering is part of our broader effort to provide enhanced capabilities and innovation to the specialty market,” said AXIS executive vice president, environmental Rich Zarandona. “Manufacturers and distributors face a multifaceted risk environment and … Read more

13 Attorneys General Move to Block Vanguard from Buying Utility Shares over ESG

Thirteen attorneys general and Consumers’ Research on Tuesday filed two motions to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to stop Vanguard from purchasing shares in publicly traded utilities. Both motions argue that Vanguard’s Environment, Social, and Governance (ESG) investment advocacy puts politics before consumers and that FERC should reject Vanguard’s authorization unless Vanguard can prove … Read more

Stevenson announces bid for Kentucky’s attorney general race

A Democratic lawmaker whose resume includes ministry work and a career in the military announced Monday that she will run for Kentucky attorney general next year. State Rep. Pam Stevenson, an attorney from Louisville, filed paperwork to begin running for the job as Kentucky’s chief law enforcement officer. She won a second term to the … Read more

Kellogg, General Mills, Post cereal sales slow after pandemic surge

Kellogg, the 117-year-old brand that started as a breakfast cereal company has since expanded to be one of the largest food companies in the world, has seen declining cereal sales over the past couple of decades. The one-time category leader is now facing a number of setbacks, including numerous lawsuits over its products’ nutritional value … Read more

RTL Today – National congress: The Conservatives announce plans for municipal and general elections

During the party’s national congress, the Conservatives announced their intention to put up full candidate lists for next year’s municipal elections in Pétange and Differdange. For the general elections, the party also wants to focus on the south of Luxembourg, although officials shared that they are still looking to find enough candidates in the other … Read more

Mexican President Vows Swift Action After Cartel Gunmen Kill General

Mexico’s president claimed to be moving a large deployment of soldiers to one of his country’s most violent states, Zacatecas. The deployment follows a cartel attack where gunmen killed one of the top leaders of Mexico’s National Guard. During a news conference, Mexico’s President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) revealed that he is deploying a … Read more

Xi sends condolences to governor general of Solomon Islands over strong earthquake

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday sent condolences to Governor General of Solomon Islands David Vunagi over a strong earthquake rocking the Pacific island country. In his message, Xi said that upon learning of the earthquake he would like to extend sincere condolences to the government and people of Solomon Islands on behalf of the … Read more

Attorney General Garland names Trump special counsel

[The stream is slated to start at 2:15 p.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] A special counsel is expected to be named Friday by Attorney General Merrick Garland to determine whether criminal charges should be filed against former President Donald Trump. The announcement is … Read more

Attorney General Garland to name special counsel

Former U.S. President Donald Trump claps as he announces that he will once again run for U.S. president in the 2024 U.S. presidential election during an event at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida, November 15, 2022. Jonathan Ernst | Reuters U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland will appoint a special counsel on Friday to … Read more

DeSantis Announces State Surgeon General Joseph Ladapo Will Return for Second Term

Florida Surgeon General Joseph Ladapo — most well-known for going against the medical establishment when it comes to mask mandates, coronavirus vaccine mandates, and transgender surgeries and therapies — will return for Gov. Ron DeSantis’s (R) second term in office, the governor announced Monday. “Dr. Ladapo has done a great job as @FLSurgeonGen. His evidence-based … Read more