US Fire Administrator visits UAE and meets with Dubai Civil Defense Directorate General and Police Department

US Fire Administrator visits UAE and meets with Dubai Civil Defense Directorate General and Police Department

The US Fire Administration and the National Fire Academy will train and lead an arson investigation program in Dubai WASHINGTON — This week, U.S. Fire Administrator Dr. Lori Moore-Merrell traveled to Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The Administrator held introductory meetings with the General Directorate of Civil Defense in Dubai and met with the Dubai Police … Read more

U.S. Marines and Japan Ground Self-Defense Force exercise defensive capabilities on multiple islands during Keen Sword 23

U.S. Marines and Japan Ground Self-Defense Force exercise defensive capabilities on multiple islands during Keen Sword 23

OKINAWA, Japan — The exercise kicked off with the establishment of three bilateral Ground Tactical Coordination Centers (BGTCC) at three different locations in the Nansei Islands where Marines from 3d Marine Division, 12th Marine Regiment, and 3d Battalion, 12th Marines worked with their JGSDF counterparts to jointly plan and coordinate operations. “The BGTCC is similar … Read more

GSK, Pfizer and Sanofi escape US federal litigation over Zantac

GSK, Pfizer and Sanofi escape US federal litigation over Zantac

Dec 6 (Reuters) – Drugmakers GSK Plc (GSK.L), Pfizer Inc (PFE.N), Sanofi SA (SASY.PA) and Boehringer Ingelheim on Tuesday defeated thousands of U.S. lawsuits claiming the heartburn drug Zantac caused cancer, as a judge found the claims were not backed by solid science. U.S. District Judge Robin Rosenberg’s decision in West Palm Beach, Florida, dismissed … Read more

Big companies like Ticketmaster may become ‘too big to care’, says US FTC chairman

Big companies like Ticketmaster may become ‘too big to care’, says US FTC chairman

WASHINGTON, Dec 6 (Reuters) – Federal Trade Commission Chair Lina Khan said on Tuesday that giant companies like Ticketmaster (LYV.N), which is facing a tsunami of criticism over problems selling tickets to a Taylor Swift tour in 2023, may become “too big to care about”. Speaking at the Wall Street Journal’s Council of CEOs Summit, … Read more