Unified Government

Latest stories

22h
NBC News
Rep. Schiff: U.S. Should Act to Block ISIS Influence in LibyaThe ranking Democrat on the House intelligence committee called Tuesday for the
Rep. Schiff: U.S. Should Act to Block ISIS Influence in Libya
NBC News / Posted 22 hours ago
The ranking Democrat on the House intelligence committee called Tuesday for the U.S. to step up its intelligence and military operations against ISIS leaders in Libya, which has become the largest of the terror group's strongholds outside of Iraq and... Read more
3d
The Post-Standard
Merge with Onondaga County? Syracuse residents want to see detailsSYRACUSE, N.Y. – Proposals from the Consensus commission to consolidate city an
Merge with Onondaga County? Syracuse residents want to see details
The Post-Standard / Posted 3 days ago
SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Proposals from the Consensus commission to consolidate city and county government met with both keen interest and deep skepticism tonight during the first public comment session in Syracuse. Several speakers, including two city... Read more
4d
KQ2 St. Joseph
City Names Public Works DirectorThe City of St. Joseph has named its next Public Works Director. William Heath
City Names Public Works Director
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 4 days ago
The City of St. Joseph has named its next Public Works Director. William Heatherman was announced as the director of the Public Works & Transportation Department on Monday. Heaterman served as the county engineer for the Unified Government of... Read more
6d
Channel NewsAsia
France says to wind down Central African Republic force by year-endPARIS: France aims to scale back its military presence in Central African Repub
France says to wind down Central African Republic force by year-end
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
PARIS: France aims to scale back its military presence in Central African Republic by the end of the year, its defence minister said in a French media interview, as Paris continues to count on forthcoming elections to ease tension in the turbulent... Read more
71 related stories
6d
Swissinfo
France says to wind down Central African Republic force by year-endPARIS (Reuters) - France aims to scale back its military presence in Central Af
France says to wind down Central African Republic force by year-end
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
PARIS (Reuters) - France aims to scale back its military presence in Central African Republic by the end of the year, its defence minister said in a French media interview, as Paris continues to count on forthcoming elections to ease tension in the... Read more
71 related stories
6d
Reuters
France says to wind down Central African Republic force by year-endFrench Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian reacts during a news conference at t
France says to wind down Central African Republic force by year-end
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian reacts during a news conference at the French Defence Ministry in Paris, France, January 20, 2016. Angry young men complain to French soldiers on patrol in the pro-Christian area of Bangui February 15,... Read more
71 related stories
7d
The Post-Standard
Live Q&A with Consensus: Ask your questions about gov't consolidationHere's your chance to have some questions about government consolidation answer
Live Q&A with Consensus: Ask your questions about gov't consolidation
The Post-Standard / Posted 7 days ago
Here's your chance to have some questions about government consolidation answered. Two members of the Consensus commission -- Rob Simpson and Sharon Owens -- will answer reader questions for an hour this afternoon, starting at 12:30 p.m. Simpson is... Read more
8d
Channel NewsAsia
Italy says West prepared to take on Islamic State in LibyaROME: Western powers are prepared to fight Islamic State in Libya even if the N
Italy says West prepared to take on Islamic State in Libya
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
ROME: Western powers are prepared to fight Islamic State in Libya even if the North African country fails to agree on a unified government soon, Italy's defence minister said on Thursday. Libya's internationally recognised parliament rejected the... Read more
9d
News.com.au
Rogue army boosting Islamic StateAn oil facility in northern Libya's Ras Lanouf region was set ablaze following
Rogue army boosting Islamic State
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
An oil facility in northern Libya's Ras Lanouf region was set ablaze following fresh attacks launched by Islamic State jihadists last week, and the nation’s oil boss blames a private army for this and other attacks. Picture: AFP THEY were meant to... Read more
5 related stories
9d
The Courier Mail
Rogue army boosting Islamic StateAn oil facility in northern Libya's Ras Lanouf region was set ablaze following
Rogue army boosting Islamic State
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
An oil facility in northern Libya's Ras Lanouf region was set ablaze following fresh attacks launched by Islamic State jihadists last week, and the nation’s oil boss blames a private army for this and other attacks. Picture: AFP THEY were meant to... Read more
5 related stories
11d
The Youngstown Vindicator
Libya lost $68B from attacks on oil, industry chief saysLONDON (AP) — Libya will fall further into chaos if its factions don't quickly
Libya lost $68B from attacks on oil, industry chief says
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 11 days ago
LONDON (AP) — Libya will fall further into chaos if its factions don't quickly form a unity government, the head of the state oil company warned today, noting the country has already lost some $68 billion in oil sales amid political... Read more
5 related stories
11d
The Wilmington Star-News
Libya lost $68B from attacks on oil, industry chief saysLONDON (AP) � Libya will fall further into chaos if its political factions don'
Libya lost $68B from attacks on oil, industry chief says
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 11 days ago
LONDON (AP) � Libya will fall further into chaos if its political factions don't quickly form a unity government, the head of the state oil company warned Monday, noting the country has already lost some $68 billion in oil sales because of attacks by... Read more
5 related stories
11d
Daily Herald
Libya lost $68B from attacks on oil, industry chief saysLONDON -- Libya will fall further into chaos if its political factions don't qu
Libya lost $68B from attacks on oil, industry chief says
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
LONDON -- Libya will fall further into chaos if its political factions don't quickly form a unity government, the head of the state oil company warned Monday, noting country has already lost some $68 billion lost oil sales because of attacks by... Read more
15 related stories
11d
ABC News
Libya Lost $68B From Attacks on Oil, Industry Chief SaysLibya will fall further into chaos if its political factions don't quickly form
Libya Lost $68B From Attacks on Oil, Industry Chief Says
ABC News / Posted 11 days ago
Libya will fall further into chaos if its political factions don't quickly form a unity government, the head of the state oil company warned Monday, noting the country has already lost some $68 billion in oil sales because of attacks by Islamic... Read more
5 related stories
11d
Roll Call
A Power Congress Grabbed, Then Rarely Used Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid helped insert the “atom bomb” into legislat
A Power Congress Grabbed, Then Rarely Used
Roll Call / Posted 11 days ago
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid helped insert the “atom bomb” into legislation years ago. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) Twenty years ago, it was enacted as a classically obscure legislative rider, an... Read more
16d
AllAfrica.com
Daily Press BriefingMR KIRBY: Just a couple of things at the top. On Libya, the United States welco
Daily Press Briefing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
MR KIRBY: Just a couple of things at the top. On Libya, the United States welcomes the Libyan Presidency Council's announcement of the composition of the new Libyan Government of National Accord. This is a significant step forward on the path towards... Read more
20d
The Examiner
Independence wants to make sure Tobacco 21 change is smooth Posted Jan. 16, 2016 at 5:12 AM Posted Jan. 16, 2016 at 5:12 AM The city of
Independence wants to make sure Tobacco 21 change is smooth
The Examiner / Posted 20 days ago
Posted Jan. 16, 2016 at 5:12 AM Posted Jan. 16, 2016 at 5:12 AM The city of Independence is trying to ensure that nobody is caught off guard on March 1.That’s when the minimum purchase... Read more
22d
The Brown and White
5 takeaways from Phillipsburg's rocky transition of powerThe new town government in Phillipsburg is barely two weeks old, but the transi
5 takeaways from Phillipsburg's rocky transition of power
The Brown and White / Posted 22 days ago
The new town government in Phillipsburg is barely two weeks old, but the transition from Republican to Democratic control — Stephen Ellis replaced four-term GOP incumbent Harry Wyant as mayor — quickly ran into a speed bump. (The first sign of... Read more
23d
FOX News
Obama calls for unity in last State of the Union address but we are farther apart than everIt was at once a victory lap and a to-do list, an opportunity to shape a legacy
Obama calls for unity in last State of the Union address but we are farther apart than ever
FOX News / Posted 23 days ago
It was at once a victory lap and a to-do list, an opportunity to shape a legacy in the midst of a legacy-making year. It was a farewell address that provided a plan for the future even as the national conversation has already shifted to those... Read more
25d
AllAfrica.com
The Future Looks Hazy, Only Good Leadership Will Take Us to the Next LevelThis year will be a particularly important one for Kenya. The country stands a
The Future Looks Hazy, Only Good Leadership Will Take Us to the Next Level
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
This year will be a particularly important one for Kenya. The country stands at a crossroads. If the government can complete major infrastructure projects, get a handle on the terrorist threat, and rebuild confidence in the country's political... Read more
28d
Channel NewsAsia
Taiwan’s upcoming elections: Why they matterTAIPEI: Taiwan heads to the polls on Jan 16 to elect a new President. The three
Taiwan’s upcoming elections: Why they matter
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
TAIPEI: Taiwan heads to the polls on Jan 16 to elect a new President. The three candidates are the Chinese Nationalist Party (KMT)’s Eric Chu, the People First Party (PFP)’s James Soong, and the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP)'s Tsai... Read more
500 related stories
28d
KCTV 5 Kansas City
Renter rights: Pay more or move out?Families at a Kansas City, KS, apartment complex are facing a tough choice of p
Renter rights: Pay more or move out?
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 28 days ago
Families at a Kansas City, KS, apartment complex are facing a tough choice of paying more in rent or possibly finding a new place to live. It’s a heartbreaking dilemma for those who say they don’t have the money for either. Several neighbors at the... Read more
30d
Channel NewsAsia
Ivory Coast president vows 'more efficient government', reappoints PMABIDJAN: Ivory Coast's President Alassane Ouattara promised "a new departure" f
Ivory Coast president vows 'more efficient government', reappoints PM
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 30 days ago
ABIDJAN: Ivory Coast's President Alassane Ouattara promised "a new departure" for French-speaking Africa's largest economy on Wednesday as he started to reshuffle the government following his landslide re-election last October. Ouattara, who won a... Read more
30d
The Advocate
New Ascension Parish President Kenny Matassa sworn in; promises transparency: ‘Secrets are now effectively outlawed’DONALDSONVILLE — Lauded Monday as a longtime parish employee who may be from Lo
New Ascension Parish President Kenny Matassa sworn in; promises transparency: ‘Secrets are now effectively outlawed’
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
DONALDSONVILLE — Lauded Monday as a longtime parish employee who may be from Louisiana but has “a heart as big as Texas,” newly seated Ascension Parish President Kenny Matassa promised Monday to bring transparency, unified government and “servant... Read more
2 related stories
30d
The Longview News-Journal
LEDCO budget boosts perksA restructuring of the 2016 budget of the Longview Economic Development Corp. w
LEDCO budget boosts perks
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 30 days ago
A restructuring of the 2016 budget of the Longview Economic Development Corp. was aimed at increasing the amount of funds available to attract business to the city, officials said. The changes, which were made in December by board officers appointed... Read more
1m
The Advocate
New Ascension Parish President Kenny Matassa sworn in; promises transparency: ‘Secrets are now effectively outlawed’DONALDSONVILLE — Lauded Monday as a longtime parish employee who may be from Lo
New Ascension Parish President Kenny Matassa sworn in; promises transparency: ‘Secrets are now effectively outlawed’
The Advocate / Posted a month ago
DONALDSONVILLE — Lauded Monday as a longtime parish employee who may be from Louisiana but has “a heart as big as Texas,” newly seated Ascension Parish President Kenny Matassa promised Monday to bring transparency, unified government and “servant... Read more
2 related stories
m
Kansas City InfoZine
New Bus Service Connects Overland Park to KU Med Center A new expansion of bus service will give Overland Park and Johnson County res
New Bus Service Connects Overland Park to KU Med Center
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 1 months ago
A new expansion of bus service will give Overland Park and Johnson County residents more options when commuting to the University of Kansas Medical Center complex in Kansas City, KS. Overland... Read more

People in this news