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EQM stops some work on WV-VA Mountain Valley natgas pipe

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(Reuters) – EQM Midstream Partners LP (EQM.N) told U.S. federal regulators the company would stop some work on its long-delayed Mountain Valley natural gas pipeline from West Virginia to Virginia as the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service reviews a couple of permits. Despite the delay, analysts on Friday said they expect Mountain Valley will enter Read More

‘Proof he has gone mad’ – Trump ridiculed over plan to buy Greenland

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By Rachael Kennedy, news reporter Donald Trump has reportedly expressed an interest in buying the island of Greenland – sparking a bemused reaction from Danish MPs. The US president is said to have discussed a potential purchase of the autonomous Danish territory during a private meeting with aides and advisers. But there appears to be Read More

‘Final proof he has gone mad’ – Trump ridiculed over plan to buy Greenland

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By Rachael Kennedy, news reporter Donald Trump has reportedly expressed an interest in buying the island of Greenland – sparking a bemused reaction from Danish MPs. The US president is said to have discussed a potential purchase of the autonomous Danish territory during a private meeting with aides and advisers. But there appears to be Read More

Strong U.S. retail sales ease gloom over economy

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. retail sales surged in July as consumers bought a range of goods even as they cut back on motor vehicle purchases, helping to assuage financial market fears that the economy was heading into recession. FILE PHOTO: Clothes are seen on display inside the Barneys New York the luxury department store in Read More

‘Back-loaded’ hurricane season in store for U.S. Gulf of Mexico

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By Brian K. Sullivan on 8/15/2019 BOSTON (Bloomberg) – Don’t be lulled by a quiet June and July, the real Atlantic hurricane season is about to kick off. The hurricane season generally runs from June 1 to the end of November. But the next six weeks — “the season within a season” — is regularly Read More

Analysis: US crude supply expands amid import surge, refinery slowdown

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New York — Commercial crude stocks up 1.58 million barrels at 440.51 million barrels Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now Imports strongest since late May at 7.71 million b/d Gasoline demand fresh record high at 9.93 million b/d US crude oil inventories showed a counter-seasonal build last Read More

‘Punch in the gut’ as scientists find micro plastic in Arctic ice

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LONDON (Reuters) – Tiny pieces of plastic have been found in ice cores drilled in the Arctic by a U.S.-led team of scientists, underscoring the threat the growing form of pollution now poses to marine life in even the remotest waters on the planet. Microplastic found in ice core samples taken from the Northwest Passage Read More

Teenage activist Greta takes climate campaign to the high seas

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PLYMOUTH, England (Reuters) – With the wind in her hair and TV cameras pointing at her, Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg began a trans-Atlantic crossing in a racing yacht on Wednesday to further her campaign for stronger action against climate change. German Skipper Boris Herrmann and Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg attend a news conference Read More

Winning or losing? MSM can’t decide if Putin is all-powerful or failing miserably

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Mainstream media reporting on Russia is not exactly known for its nuance – and, depending on who you ask, on any given day, the massive Eurasian state may be about to crumble to a pile of dust or take over the world. In this black and white universe, Russian President Vladimir Putin is either an Read More

Climate campaigner Greta prepares to sail to the U.S. on boat with no toilet

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LONDON (Reuters) – Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg will set sail for New York on Wednesday, crossing the Atlantic in a racing yacht with no shower or toilet to join protests in the United States and take part in a United Nations summit. FILE PHOTO: Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg takes part in Read More