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The Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) announced on September 15, 2021 that it would move forward with two demurrage and detention initiatives proposed by Commissioner Rebecca F. Dye as part of Finding the Facts 29. The first initiative is the publication of a “policy statement” regarding complaints from private parties of FMC. Based on the recommendations …

Mr Talens took advantage of the operation and helped by shipping coupons “and other administrative tasks under the direction of his wife,” according to prosecutors. But it was one of the victims of fraud, described in court records as a “coupon lover,” who began to unravel the scheme. The enthusiast reported the couple to the …

Dive brief: In the second quarter, large-scale solar power prices rose 6% year-on-year, according to a US Solar Market Insight report released Tuesday by Wood Mackenzie and the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA). According to Michelle Davis, senior analyst at Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables and lead author of the report, supply chain constraints, rising …

Today is Tuesday.  Welcome to Equilibrium, a newsletter that tracks the growing global battle over the future of sustainability. Subscribe here: thehill.com/newsletter-signup.  Scientists have begun toilet-training calves in an effort to minimize the environmental havoc their urine wreaks on surrounding soil and waterways, Bloomberg Green reported. While methane emissions associated with cattle belching have long been a …

The three largest food delivery platforms have filed a lawsuit to lift New York City’s cap on the amount they can charge in restaurant fees. The lawsuit, filed Thursday by Grubhub, DoorDash and Uber Eats in Manhattan Federal District Court, was the latest face-off in a long battle that began nearly two years ago, when …

What happened Shares of dry bulk shipping company Diana Expedition (NYSE: DSX) jumped more than 10% at the start of the session on Tuesday before giving up some of its gains and closing the session up 5.9%. Good news in the dry bulk industry seems to be the cause. Image source: Getty Images. So what …

When Mayor Bill de Blasio urged New Yorkers to stay home and take shelter from the downpour and flood on Wednesday night, a group of people continued to come out: the food delivery men, many of them were motivated by the incentives of delivery apps. After video of a courier riding his bike through waist-deep …

Sep 4, 2021 VSARMAMENT IS strongly divided between the old and the new. Recent electric vehicle (VE) entrants, with Tesla at the forefront, command effervescent ratings largely based on being new and different. Stock prices of established automakers suggest they are going to close their doors soon. Yet many of the former will likely fail …

“The queuing management policies involved are under review,” said Halaska, adding that revised guidelines are expected within 60 days. Halaska insisted the policies were designed to “prevent operational emergencies” that overwhelm border facilities, creating dangers and unsanitary conditions for immigrants and border officials. “Counting policies aim to prevent these emergencies before they happen,” he said. …

MARIETTA, Ohio. (WTAP) – In response to the local increase in Covid in recent weeks, Memorial Health System has implemented some changes. One of the first visual changes you’ll see at Memorial Health System is that everyone will be masked, including those who are fully immunized. This also applies to the staff. In their hospitals, …