Juneau Construction Academy to offer information session

...information session about local construction and trades career opportunities from 5:30-7 p...will be provided on an introduction to trades and construction, carpentry, welding...trainings. Representatives from building trade unions will talk about apprenticeship...
Job creator or job killer? A look at Pacific trade deal

WASHINGTON - The sweeping Pacific Rim trade deal now being debated would cover everything...labor unions to copyright protections to trade in sockeye salmon. With the details having...TPP?It's an ambitious and labyrinth trade agreement involving the United States...
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Writers' Weir: Fair Trade

Fair TradeBY FELICITE TONEYI traded the swamp for mountains,but never left the coastI left the shrill cry of the cityfor the quiet hum of colored night skies, swimming in an ocean of starsI swapped sun soaked daysfor fewer shadowsand more coatsI gave up late nights of smoke and talkfor the suspense of early mornings, and mountains in bloom I switched crawfish for salmon,the pink flesh of supperI traded Louisiana beer for Alaskan Amber
FBI will take lead in Sitka Taser probe

...disclosed out of concern that it would make it harder for officers in the field. Gorman said he understands there may be "trade secrets that we don't want out in the public," but he also acknowledged that opening up the policies and procedures may...
Eiffel Tower goes dark as France mourns

...named.In New York, the Empire State Building went dark for a second night in sympathy for people of Paris, while One World Trade Center was lit with the colors of the French flag.French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve announced that all public demonstrations...
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...seafood will net a big benefit from the trade pact signed last month.Supporters claim...create a powerful economic bloc with reduced trade barriers for all kinds of goods and data...The TPP still has a long way to go. The trade deal must still be ratified by each country...
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Bush, Carson seek to steady campaigns in latest debate

...discussions in Tuesday's debate, including outlining his opposition to a new Asia-Pacific trade deal supported by many Republicans."I love trade," Trump said. "I'm a free trader 100 percent. But we need smart people making the deals...
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Myanmar army will keep privileges even with opposition win

...this time. The military is invested in the freed-up economy that semi-democracy has brought as Western nations eased their trade and investment sanctions in response to political liberalization. And the military always has its constitutional safeguards...
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Amazon opens its first bookstore as extension of website the country, and they kind of got there by playing real hard ball," said John Mutter, editor-in-chief of the book trade newsletter Shelf Awareness. "They are considered the Darth Vader of the business because they play really brutally."Yet...
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Young farmers help keep land in production

...Nate Lewis, a 32-year-old farmer in Olympia, Washington, who is senior crops and livestock specialist for the Organic Trade Association.In places like New York's Hudson Valley - a region rife with development pressure - the move to keep farmland...
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