Passed up: Darnold can show Browns what they’re missing
CLEVELAND (AP) — Sam Darnold once thought he’d be wearing an orange helmet just a few shades brighter than his hair color. But the former USC star wasn’t precisely what the Browns were looking for in a franchise quarterback in the NFL draft. Darnold checked most of the boxes, but not all of them and…
There Have Been Two Shark Attacks In The Whitsundays In 24 Hours
#RACQ #CQRescue to arrive at Mackay Base Hospital at 3.40pm with a 12 year old girl with a leg injury after a shark bite at Cid Harbour in the Whitsundays. https://t.co/6iqyHkhHB5 05:33 AM - 20 Sep 2018 Queensland Ambulance Service said the girl had a "significant leg injury". AAP Hamilton Island, off the coast of…
About 1,000 workers lose Colorado Springs call center jobs
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — About 1,000 workers have lost jobs in Colorado Springs since Dec. 31 as some of the city’s call centers have moved operations elsewhere, including overseas. However, The Gazette reported Sunday that the cuts come as other centers are expanding there despite a tight labor market. The federal government provides training…
European automakers claim cutting emissions could cost jobs
BERLIN (AP) — A lobby group representing European automakers warned Tuesday that EU proposals for cutting emissions of carbon dioxide could result in manufacturing job losses. According to the European Commission, cars are responsible for about 12 percent of total emissions of CO2, the main greenhouse gas, in the 28-nation bloc. “Overly stringent CO2 targets,…
Turkey’s crisis could slow its push for influence in Balkans
VLADICIN HAN, Serbia (AP) — In the south of Serbia, a Turkish car parts company has been hailed as a savior: its new plant created hundreds of jobs and breathed new life into a region that has long been underdeveloped and was devastated in the 1990s’ wars. But with the dramatic plunge in the value…