PG&E in California Seeks $3.6B in Rate Hikes for Wildfire Safety

Pacific Gas & Electric asked regulators Wednesday to grant a $3.6 billion rate hike to help it pay for hardening its power systems to prevent deadly wildfires. The nation’s largest electric utility requested the hike beginning in 2023, with half …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/west/2021/07/02/621216.htm

Newspaper Carrier Confronted by Washington Sheriff Seeks $5M in Damages

A Black newspaper carrier confronted by Pierce County Sheriff Ed Troyer in Washingotn has filed a legal claim seeking at least $5 million in damages. Attorneys representing Sedrick Altheimer submitted the tort claim against the county on Tuesday, contending Troyer’s …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/west/2021/06/21/619537.htm

TSA seeks volunteers amid summer travel demand

The Transportation Security Administration has asked some of its office workers to help security officers with a surge of summer travel at the nation’s largest airports. CNN’s Pete Muntean reports.k F9 Zvgjt8

Original source: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/edition_travel/~3/k-F9_Zvgjt8/tsa-shortage-volunteers-needed-summer-travel-sot-vpx.cnn

Aerospace Giant Boeing Seeks Renegotiation Of Air Force One Contract

Boeing has asked the US government to renegotiate the price for two new models of the presidential Air Force One plane, warning their delivery would likely come a year late, a Defense Department…

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/aerospace-giant-boeing-seeks-renegotiation-of-air-force-one-contract-2459537

US Seeks “Common Approach” With Allies On Possible China Olympics Boycott

US reiterated its desire Monday to forge a “common approach” with allies over a possible boycott of next year’s Beijing Winter Olympics, as called for by growing numbers of US lawmakers.

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/us-seeks-common-approach-with-allies-on-possible-china-olympics-boycott-2458646

European Union Seeks Relaxation In Travel Curbs for Vaccinated Residents

Fully vaccinated residents in the European Union (EU) should be exempt from COVID-19 quarantine when travelling within the bloc, the European Commission urged on Monday, in a sign of increased…

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/covid-european-union-seeks-relaxation-in-travel-restrictions-for-vaccinated-residents-2453252