Congressional delegation backs request for disaster aid
5/17/2017 (AP) - Mississippi's entire congressional delegation is supporting a request for federal disaster aid after an outbreak of tornadoes.
Should Massachusetts provide financial aid to private colleges?
5/17/2017 Last month, Markey pushed unsuccessfully for an amendment to the House budget that would have barred financial aid dollars from flowing to colleges with endowments of more than $1 billion - a group that also includes Amherst, the Massachusetts ...
Have your say on remuneration and conditions for in-country Australian aid workers
5/17/2017 International advisers are an important element for the delivery of Australia's aid program - and the Aid Adviser Remuneration Framework defines the policies and procedures for determining the payment and conditions for commercially contracted ...
Donna Air rushes to the aid of injured gentleman in London
5/17/2017 She's known for dazzling style lovers with her fashionable displays when she attends glitzy events. Yet, Donna Air came into action on Tuesday afternoon as she tended to a gentleman, who had taken ill after hitting his head on the pavement in London.
Cities and Towns Face Massive State Aid Cuts Under New Malloy Budget Plan
5/17/2017 Municipal officials across the region were stunned by the potential impact of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's latest proposed cuts in state aid to cities and towns, and doubted the General Assembly would approve such severe reductions. In his new budget ...
Trump Administration Expands Anti-Abortion Foreign Aid Policy
5/17/2017 The Trump administration is expanding their policy banning U.S. foreign aid to groups performing or promoting abortion overseas, the State Department announced Monday.
Secret aid worker: 'resettling refugees was the bane of our lives'
5/17/2017 Do you have a secret aid worker story you'd like to tell? You can contact us confidentially at globaldevpros@theguardian.
FTC steps up scrutiny of Walgreen-Rite Aid merger
5/17/2017 Drug store giant Walgreens Boots Alliance carries dozens of headache cures in its 13,200 stores - and that should come in handy for the lawyers and bankers working on its $9.7 billion proposed merger with Rite Aid. Washington regulators in the last ...
UNHCR brings aid to flashpoints in Yemen, warns of deteriorating conditions
5/17/2017 The latest UNHCR aid distribution in Mokha will cover more than 6,200 people with emergency assistance, adding to the 69,857 already reached since the start of this year.
Overseas requests soar for UK aid on cyber crime
5/17/2017 Inquiries from overseas prosecutors to their British counterparts about cyber crime have soared, underscoring the vital role the UK plays for investigators and criminals alike.