Archive For December 2012

Creating a $100B Gun Safety Industry

on December 31, 2012 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

Gun safety laws have been deadlocked for many years, largely because the options on the table are zero-sum — either gun control advocates win and gun rights advocates lose, […]


Pinnacles National Monument set to become a park

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WASHINGTON–Pinnacles National Monument in central California is set to become the 59th national park under a bill headed to President Obama’s desk.  The Pinnacles National Park Act cleared the […]


Cleveland’s population loss means 2 more City Council seats eliminated next year

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View full size Two members of Cleveland City Council will lose their jobs next year because the city’s charter requires the number of council seats to be proportionate to […]


National uproar over young woman’s death triggers public conversation about rape

on December 30, 2012 by admin in National News, Comments (0)

The government, responding to rising anger, promised to put the trial on a fast track.“We have already seen the emotions and energies this incident has generated,” Prime Minister Manmohan Singh […]


Insurance sector to see high growth

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Posted on December 30, 2012, SundayChart shows Insurance Penetration Rate, SOURCE: Bank Negara Malaysia)KUCHING: The local insurance industry is expected to see high single-digit growth in premium income Malaysia, […]


The city of Cleveland is urging residents to leave firearms out of New Year’s …

on December 29, 2012 by admin in Cleveland, Comments (0)

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Martin Flask, Director of Public Safety for the city of Cleveland Safety Director Martin Flask PD file   Cleveland, is urging residents to refrain from celebrating […]


Who has won the most national titles in college football? Depends on who does …

on December 28, 2012 by admin in National News, Comments (0)

SOUTH BEND, Ind. –  Quick, name the college football team that has won the most national championships. Alabama? Notre Dame? Princeton? If you gave any of those answers, and […]


City, county bracing for impending blizzard

on December 27, 2012 by admin in Cleveland, Comments (0)

Quentin Lee toughs it out in the elements Wednesday while waiting for his bus on Public Square in Cleveland. PD   CLEVELAND, Ohio — Cuyahoga County and Cleveland officials […]


Former National Security Advisers Defend Chuck Hagel

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Allies are pushing back at the character critique leveled at the former senator from Nebraska. Below is a Letter to the Editor that rain in Washington Post yesterday, the […]


Tax sops may boost sagging insurance sector in 2013

on December 26, 2012 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

The long-pending Bill seeking to raise FDI limit to 49 per cent in insurance business remained stuck in 2012, although going ahead the sector may see some action with the […]