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Police declare riot after protesters set fire at Portland police union building; 1 arrested

The Oregonian 14 Apr 2021
Protesters marched through North Portland on Tuesday night and set a fire at the Portland police union building, prompting officers to declare a riot ... and marched to the Portland Police Association Building ... Potter was the president of the police union for Brooklyn Center, a Minneapolis suburb.

City Council approves Henry Mayo expansion

The Signal 14 Apr 2021
Council members approved the plan, which adds 200,000 square feet of floor area across a new inpatient building and diagnostics and treatment facility, with the added condition that the hospital have a discussion with unions about construction ... Members of that union held a three-hour protest outside of council chambers Tuesday night.

Lessons From Bessemer: What Amazon’s Union Defeat Means for the American Labor Movement

ProPublica 14 Apr 2021
By then, the buildings were mostly vacant, because the steel mill whose workers the union had represented had closed, in 2012, after a long, steady decline ... in 1941, employees had voted to join the union ... Nearly 70% of workers voted for the union ... And these workers would, like those initial generations at the Point, lack union representation.

In Moscow, urban renewal leaves artists out in the cold

Urdu Point 14 Apr 2021
The Soviet-era residence block near the centre of the Russian capital which houses his workplace is set to be levelled as part of a massive urban renewal drive that will see thousands of apartment buildings replaced with towering skyscrapers ... Over 4,000 buildings are ultimately ...

EU to Borrow $957Bln Until 2026 to Fund Recovery - Budget Commissioner

Urdu Point 14 Apr 2021
The European Commission will borrow 800 billion euros ($957 billion) until 2026 in order to fund the union's response to the coronavirus pandemic and build a greener, more digital and more resilient future, EU budget commissioner Johannes Hahn said on Wednesday.

Auburn hospital, nurses agree to 3-year contract

Auburnpub dot com 14 Apr 2021
The specific terms weren't disclosed, but the hospital and union said in a joint statement that the new contract "addresses wage increases and benefits, as well as staffing ratios at the 99-bed hospital."� ... A rally was held in February to build community support for the union members and their efforts to secure a new labor agreement.�.

Unite contest: Who's running and what's at stake?

BBC News 14 Apr 2021
It's no longer the biggest union in the UK - that accolade belongs to public service union Unison - but it is the largest affiliate to Labour ... "Rather than focus on political factionalism, Sharon has built a reputation for developing strategies and tactics that can strengthen and build our union movement.".

Transforming Tajikistan: Between a Soviet past and a Tajik future

Al Jazeera 14 Apr 2021
In what was once a Soviet city known for its quiet tree-lined avenues, new highrise towers and grand administrative buildings are emerging ... The inconspicuous four-storey building was a prime example of a khrushchyovka – low-cost, concrete-panelled or brick apartment buildings developed all over the Soviet Union during the early 1960s.

Rioters in Portland Set Fires, Clash With Law Enforcement

The Epoch Times 14 Apr 2021
Rioters in Portland on Tuesday night marched to the headquarters of a police union and set fire to the building ... an Antifa symbol next to " PPA," and "Daunte Wright" onto the building.

Zoning approval sought for methadone clinic in Wilkes-Barre

The Citizens' Voice 14 Apr 2021
Thomas building at 90 E. Union St., according to the agenda for an April 28 meeting of the zoning hearing board. The building is located in a heavy commercial zone ... including methadone, buprenorphine and/or Vivitrol from the former United Rentals building at 140 Hazle St.

Backyard of popular office complex in Navrongo turned into place of convenience

Ghana Web 14 Apr 2021
Agampim Desmond, who works with the Assemblies of God Credit Union which operating from one the offices, said the health of occupants of the building have been put at risk by the foul smell that emanates from the human excreta and other waste materials dumped at the backyard.

Riot declared in Portland after protesters set police station on fire

New York Post 14 Apr 2021
A riot was declared in Portland after at least 100 people descended on a police union building and set it ablaze – as angry protests continue across the US after the death of 20-year-old Daunte Wright in Minnesota ... Footage uploaded by Independent Media PDX shows a burning doorway at the Portland Police Association building.Media PDX via Storyful.

Police declare riot after protesters set fire at Portland police union building

Marietta Daily Journal 14 Apr 2021
Protesters marched through North Portland on Tuesday night and set a fire at the Portland police union building, prompting officers to declare a riot. About 100 protesters met at Kenton Park around 9 p.m. and marched to the Portland Police ... .

USA: Protesters set fire at Portland police union building amid Daunte Wright unrest

Ruptly 14 Apr 2021
Protesters set the Portland police union building on fire on Tuesday as the unrest over the death of Daunte Wright intensifies across the US ... .

Different partnership plans different apartment community for Union Square area

Business Journal 14 Apr 2021
Apartments would wrap around parking deck across Elm Street from Union Square building. The community would be across Gate City Boulevard ... .