May 12, 2021


Candidate Seeks Recount In Virginia Lawyer General Race

The modifications would have an effect on UK-broad and English elections, while voters in Northern Ireland are already required to indicate identification earlier than voting. More control of the health service in England handed again from managers to central government, undoing a few of General the reforms of the David Cameron era. However, the dozens of announcements are unlikely to incorporate particulars of long-awaited reforms to funding for grownup social care, a 2019 Conservative manifesto promise which has been parked pending cross-party discussions.


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China seeks to rein in mobile apps’ collection of personal data

(Reuters) – China’s cyber watchdog said on Monday mobile app providers cannot deny users basic access to their services even if they decline to share non-essential personal information, in the government’s latest attempt to curb the sprawling technology sector.

In a statement on its verified WeChat account, the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC), did not name any app providers in particular but said the requirement was aimed at regulating their access to personal data and protecting the information of individuals.

China has increased scrutiny of its technology sector in recent months, including drafting anti-monopoly rules for tech firms following a

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Like Father, Like Son: Evan Greenberg Seeks Insurance Empire

Another Greenberg wants to turn an insurance-industry giant into a behemoth.

Evan Greenberg has already built Chubb Ltd. into the second-largest U.S.-listed insurer, with a market value almost double that of American International Group Inc. — the industry powerhouse his father, Maurice “Hank” Greenberg, ran for years. Now he’s looking to get even bigger.

Chubb’s proposed $23 billion acquisition of Hartford Financial Services Group Inc., announced Thursday, would expand the company’s reach into the small-business insurance industry and add a fund manager and employee-benefits operation. It comes roughly five years after Chubb combined with Ace Ltd. in what at the

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‘His new business’: Trump seeks personal political brand as he grips Republican base | Donald Trump

Days after being acquitted in his second impeachment trial last month, Donald Trump issued a statement lashing out against one of the very Republican senators who made that acquittal possible.

“The Republican party can never again be respected or strong with political ‘leaders’ like Senator Mitch McConnell at its helm,” the former president said in a statement, after the Republican leader criticized him for inciting the 6 January insurrection at the Capitol. Trump added: “Mitch is a dour, sullen and unsmiling political hack, and if Republican senators are going to stay with him, they will not win again.”

But the

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