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USA oil and gas resurgence expected as global energy demand grows

USA oil and gas resurgence expected as global energy demand grows Between 2017 and 2040, the IEA estimates that more solar power capacity will be added globally each year than any other source of energy, with an annual average increase of almost 70 gigawatts. With the USA eating into Canada's prospective market share, the IEA believes Canada's liquefied natural gas export will likely not come to fruition until the 2030s - a decade longer than expected - even as ... [Full Article...]

British inflation steadies at five-year high in October

The Central Statistics Office ( CSO ) and the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, in a latest report, said the Consumer Price Index (CPI) based inflation was 3.28 per cent in September, 4.2 per cent in October previous year. [Full Article...]

Missouri attorney general launches an anti-trust investigation against Google

Claire McCaskill's seat in 2018, told reporters that he issued an "investigative subpoena" to the tech giant to gather information. Hawley's office is checking into what Google does with the user information it collects and allegations that it inappropriately scrapes information from competitors' websites. [Full Article...]

North Korea denounces Trump's Asia tour as a 'warmonger's visit'

North Korea denounces Trump's Asia tour as a 'warmonger's visit' He directly addressed North Korea in a speech at South Korea's parliament on Wednesday, telling Kim Jong Un: "Do not underestimate us". The expert said they do not have a specific policy of pre-emptive strikes prior to launch and if the USA were to launch a missile, North Korea could claim they have been attacked. [Full Article...]

(:MLSS) & NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)

Levy Harkins & Company Inc sold 4,505 shares as Nvidia Inc. Insiders have sold 452,784 shares of company stock worth $81,437,724 in the last quarter. Companies such as Nvidia, Intel, and AMD were expected to post a rise in their sales during the past couple of quarters as the cryptocurrency market, gaming world, and even artificial intelligence developers sent prices of GPU prices up giving a br... [Full Article...]

Corn, Soybean Futures Consolidate After Report

Corn, Soybean Futures Consolidate After Report The U.S.D.A. 2018 wheat carryover forecast was below the pre-report trade average expectation of 956 million bus, the soybean carryover was slightly above the trade average of 420 million bus and the U.S.D.A. "Even though USDA boosted its demand forecast, the increased product ion would add to carry at a time when stocks are already burdensome". For corn and soybeans , the marketing year begi... [Full Article...]

AT&T may have to dump CNN to get Time Warner deal approved

AT&T may have to dump CNN to get Time Warner deal approved According to a Justice Department official, AT&T has offered to divest CNN. "It's hard to imagine an antitrust argument that will be compelling" from the government, he said. "I have never been told that the price of getting the deal done was selling CNN, period", Stephenson said at a conference Thursday. Stephens reiterated confidence in the deal, saying "these types of mergers bring great bene... [Full Article...]

Gender pay gap will take 100 years to close, says campaign group

Gender pay gap will take 100 years to close, says campaign group It's Equal Pay day so, obviously, everyone is talking about the gender pay gap . The groups call for "significant action from Government, businesses and society". Under new government rules, all companies with more than 250 employees will have to report their gender pay gaps by April 2018. Breaking down the pay gap between extremely high male and female earners provides us with interesting, a... [Full Article...]

Breakfast at Tiffany's is now a reality

Breakfast at Tiffany's is now a reality Rashbaum first saw the film when he was 9 and has since dreamed of re-creating its classic breakfast scene. According to VF, the café will be situated on the fourth floor, allowing you unbelievable views of Central Park while you eat your croissants and sip on your Tiffany's coffee. [Full Article...]

Uber to Make Flying Taxis

Uber to Make Flying Taxis While the ride-hailing service and the USA space agency may seem like an odd couple, the relationship is necessary in order to keep everything running smoothly when Uber ultimately takes to the skies. "To solve the problem of soul-destroying traffic, roads must go 3-D, which means either flying cars or tunnels". Now, Los Angeles has been added to the list. [Full Article...]

Paradise Papers: Apple's secret tax bolthole revealed

Paradise Papers: Apple's secret tax bolthole revealed The documents, obtained by German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung , were reviewed by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ), along with a number of publications, including the New York Times and the Guardian . The paper said Apple has $US128 billion ($A179 billion) in offshore profits not taxed by the US. By its part, the manufacturer of sporting goods Nike, in turn... [Full Article...]

Broadcom offers $103 billion for Qualcomm in chip megadeal

Under Broadcom's proposal, the $70.00 per share to be received by Qualcomm stockholders would consist of $60.00 in cash and $10.00 per share in Broadcom shares. Qualcomm is now trying to close its pending $38-billion acquisition of NXP Semiconductors, a leading supplier of chips for vehicles that is also expanding into self-driving technology, and it is believed that Broadcom is open to acq... [Full Article...]

India vs New Zealand, 2nd T20I

India vs New Zealand, 2nd T20I NZ opener Colin Munro , in particular, batted majestically and was unconquered on a truly regal 109 (58 balls, 7x4, 7x6). A second T20I century for Colin Munro, coming off just 54 balls. Chasing a 197-run target, India lost both the openers inside the second over. For India, the only other bowler to find success was Mohammad Siraj who picked up the wickets of Kane Williamson. [Full Article...]

George HW Bush on Trump: 'I Don't Like Him'

In a speech on October 19, W. Bush took aim at bullying from public figures, and although a representative said his comments weren't meant to criticize Trump, the current president was embroiled in a feud with a Democratic congresswoman over whether he made an insensitive remark to the grieving wife of a fallen soldier. [Full Article...]

USA unemployment rate falls to 4.1 per cent, lowest in 17 years

USA unemployment rate falls to 4.1 per cent, lowest in 17 years The sharp moderation in job growth in September was blamed on hurricanes Harvey and Irma, which devastated parts of Texas and Florida in late August and early September, leaving workers, mostly in lower-paying industries such as leisure and hospitality, temporarily unemployed. [Full Article...]

Economy blows past expectations with 35000 jobs in October

Economy blows past expectations with 35000 jobs in October It's the first time the jobless rate has been above 6 per cent in London since June. That's one per cent less than where it was in October 2016. The workforce grew by 4,700 people between September and October, as 1,000 jobs were lost. Leading the job growth in October was the "other services" category which gained 21,400 positions, while the construction industry gained 18,400 and information... [Full Article...]

Halloween parade marches on amid heavy security after attack

Halloween parade marches on amid heavy security after attack And if you weren't at the parade or one of the first responders - or, it should go without saying, among the injured and dead and their families - last night, you could go about your usual business. Tiger Kandel, who owns a craft store in the Bronx, donned a homemade puppet costume. "It's been a tough year, both as being American and personally", said Kandel, 46. [Full Article...]

Strangers ticketed for having sex on Delta flight

Strangers ticketed for having sex on Delta flight They had traveled to Detroit to catch connecting flights to Nashville and Miami, respectively. A lusty couple who joined the " Mile High Club " aboard a Delta flight will likely avoid criminal charges - but face some stiff penalties, according to a report. [Full Article...]

Bombing Rocks Kabul's Green Zone, Casualties Feared — ToloNews

The target of the attack was not immediately clear but as well as foreign embassies, the area contains a defense ministry department dealing with foreign relations and several private businesses, including a barber and a travel agency. The suicide attack took place near a gate of the academy, near Qambar square. The last major assault in Kabul was on Oct 20 when a suicide bomber blew himself u... [Full Article...]

First Charges Filed In Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia Investigation

First Charges Filed In Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia Investigation The investigation, which began previous year, is seeking to determine Russia's involvement in the 2016 presidential election, as well as if anyone in Trump's campaign colluded with the Kremlin. Subpoenas have already been issued to former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort , former national security adviser Michael Flynn , and others, including those involved in a Trump Tower meeting between ... [Full Article...]


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