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Sitting in the embers, Californians wonder: can Paradise be rebuilt?

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PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – Lovingly placed statues of a family of deer still mark the entrance to Mare Reasons’ house in Paradise, California, but her woodland home was so thoroughly devoured in the state’s deadliest wildfire that only an iron bed and an antique stove remain intact above the rubble. FILE PHOTO: Ken’s Automotive Service Read More

TransCanada to Highlight Sustainable Long-term Growth at Investor Day; Dividend Expected to Increase 8 to 10 Per Cent Annually Through 2021

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CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — News Release – TransCanada Corporation (TSX, NYSE: TRP) (TransCanada) will host its annual Investor Day in Toronto today where it will provide a financial update and review strategic plans for its natural gas pipelines, liquids pipelines and energy businesses in Canada, the United States and Mexico. “Our Read More

'A II II 18': Franz Ferdinand's prophetic number plate

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The car carrying Archduke Franz Ferdinand on the day he was murdered bore a number plate which became eerily significant four years on. The prince was shot in his car in Sarajevo on 28 June 1914, which in turn triggered a series of events leading to the First World War. Ferdinand had survived an assassination Read More

Securities lending boom sparks concerns on returns and voting

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BOSTON (Reuters) – Securities lending by investment funds has reached its highest level in a decade, as demand for corporate bonds surged more than 30 percent over the past 18 months and short selling of Tesla(TSLA.O) and Alibaba (BABA.N) shares reaches a frenzy. FILE PHOTO: A sign for BlackRock Inc on its building in New Read More

Sears directors tap Evercore to examine former CEO Lampert's deals: sources

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(Reuters) – Two Sears Holdings Corp SHLDQ.PK board directors have hired investment bank Evercore Inc (EVR.N) to scrutinize deals that were led by former Sears Chief Executive Eddie Lampert with the U.S. retailer before it filed for bankruptcy protection, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. A derelict Sears store is seen in Santa Read More

A history of violence: Letter bomb campaigns in the US

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The US has seen a number of incidents were explosive or toxic devices have been sent to public figures through the mail. A number of viable bombs packed with glass have been posted this week to senior US politicians and Democratic Party supporters. Here are some of the most notable previous incidents: :: The 1919 Read More

Google, Facebook and Twitter staffs splurge on Democrats ahead of midterms

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President Trump has repeatedly called out Google, Facebook and Twitter for liberal bias. Two weeks until the midterms, it would appear he may have had a point. Employees of the tech giants have given a total of $2.4 million to House and Senate candidates, according to Federal Election Commission filings. Of that, only $176,000 – less than 8 percent Read More

 Enphase Energized™ AC Modules Reach 330 Solar Contractors in the United States

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FREMONT, Calif., Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Enphase Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENPH), a global energy technology company and the world’s leading supplier of solar microinverters, today announced that Enphase Energized™ AC Modules (ACMs) from its ACM partners have been installed by 330 solar contractors in the U.S. since their release in October 2017. Enphase Energized Read More

Lockheed Martin third-quarter profit beats, helped by F-35, lower tax rate

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(Reuters) – Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT.N), the Pentagon’s No. 1 weapons supplier, on Tuesday posted a better-than-expected rise in quarterly profit, driven by higher production of its F-35 fighter jets, and forecast that sales would top Wall Street estimates for next year. A RAF Lockheed Martin F-35B fighter jet taxis along a runway after landing Read More