HUD CHARGES INDIANA HOUSING PROVIDERS WITH DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION FOR REFUSING TO PERMIT APPLICANT TO HAVE AN ASSISTANCE ANIMAL


WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it is charging Bloomington, Indiana’s Burnham Rentals, LLC, Burnham Place Apartments, LLC, two of its employees and others, with violating the Fair Housing Act’s bar on disability discrimination. HUD’s charge alleges that the housing providers refused…

Electric taxis and urban fleets can speed decarbonization – Here’s how


May 13, 2021)--by electrifying urban fleets, we can mitigate urban emissions, remove 50% of city air pollution, and make electric rides more accessible, wrote the World Economic Forum. Electrification of high-mileage vehicles can speed decarbonisation. City-focused public-private dialogues can identify unique cross-sector solutions. Commitments from recent ZEUF Network meetings show…

Biden’s Administration Signals Support for International Entrepreneur Parole Rule:Withdrew Trump’s Proposed Rule


CITY OF WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 13, 2021)---On May 10, 2021, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas withdrew from the Federal Register, the rule proposed by the Trump Administration in May 2018, seeking to rescind the International Entrepreneur Parole (IEP) program and its corresponding regulations.  President Obama had introduced…

‘Havana syndrome’ probe finds ‘over 130 US spies and diplomats affected by microwave attacks that can damage brain’


More than 130 victims have suffered from the attacks by radioactive frequency phenomenon known as "Havana Syndrome" both overseas and on American soil was reported by the New York Times. “As of now, we have no definitive information about the cause of these incidents, and it is premature and irresponsible to…