Tag: extension

Coronavirus deaths fall again in Italy but lockdown extension looms

ROME (Reuters) – The number of deaths from coronavirus in Italy fell for the second consecutive day on Sunday but the country still looked almost certain to see an extension of stringent containment measures. FILE PHOTO: A man jogs at an empty Navona square as Italy tightens measures to try and contain the spread of…

Blues sign Brayden Schenn to eight-year, $52M extension

ST. LOUIS—The St. Louis Blues have signed Brayden Schenn to an eight-year contract extension worth $ 52 million, locking up one of their top centres after their run to the Stanley Cup championship last season. The 28-year-old Schenn was acquired in a trade with Philadelphia in 2017 and put up a career-high 28 goals the…

Tom Brady's extension reflects his priorities, rare trust with Patriots

11:08 AM ET DETROIT — The two-year extension for New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, which will pay him $ 23 million this year, a source told ESPN’s Adam Schefter, reinforces Brady’s actions back his words when it comes to contracts. It also highlights how the sides have one of the most unique arrangements based…

Trump's compromise: Wall funding for DACA extension

In a “major announcement” from the White House, US President Donald Trump offered a three-year stay of deportation for DACA recipients in exchange for border wall funding to end government shutdown. Democrats have already said no. Trump began his speech by describing the “tragedy” at the border, saying that a legal immigration system that “upholds our…

Trans Mountain pipeline extension will be built, Trudeau vows

OTTAWA—Facing a political test that could mark his government as dithering or decisive, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is vowing that the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion will be built, as Ottawa considers a “broad range” of unspecified “options” to make the controversial project a reality. Those options could include direct investment or some kind of financial…