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Ocean Power Technologies trials autonomous monitoring buoy with Premeir Oil

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8/23/2019 MONROE TOWNSHIP, N.J. – Ocean Power Technologies announced the successful deployment of its PB3 PowerBuoy in the North Sea for its customer Premier Oil. Ocean Power Technologies’ PB3 PowerBuoy This latest deployment of a PB3 PowerBuoy will serve Premier as an autonomous intelligent platform to provide communications and remote monitoring services at Premier’s Huntington Read More

Americans more aware of their role in stopping mass shootings

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It has been less than three weeks since twin mass shootings claimed 31 lives in the US. In that time, at least 29 people have been arrested for allegedly threatening to carry out similar attacks. Police departments across the country appear determined to send a message that they will act against those making threats of Read More

Barcelona hit by 30% rise in ‘violent and intimidating robberies’

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The number of violent and intimidating robberies in the Spanish tourist city of Barcelona has increased by 30% since the beginning of the year, police say. Muggings and street robberies are increasingly frequent in the Mediterranean city, often targeting tourists. Nearly 16 million people visit the city each year, with 12 million of those being Read More

Thyssenkrupp in talks to buy steel trader Kloeckner: Handelsblatt

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FILE PHOTO: A logo of Thyssenkrupp AG is pictured at the company’s headquarters in Essen, Germany, November 21, 2018. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen FRANKFURT (Reuters) – German industrial group Thyssenkrupp (TKAG.DE) is in talks to buy metals distributor Kloeckner & Co (KCOGn.DE) in a move to strengthen its steel business, Handelsblatt reported on Thursday citing sources familiar Read More

‘Last act of manipulation’: Epstein put assets in secret trust before death

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The will Jeffrey Epstein signed two days before he killed himself in his New York prison cell put more than $577m (£476m) of his assets into a secret trust fund, it has emerged. The discovery of the newly created 1953 Trust, named after the year of his birth, has led some to question whether he Read More

Amazon opens its biggest global campus in India

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HYDERABAD (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc on Wednesday launched its biggest campus in the world in the southern Indian city of Hyderabad, underscoring its expansion plans in the country that has been one of its fastest growing overseas markets. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics centre in Boves, France, January Read More

Amazon burning: Forest fires on the rise at record rate

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By Lucia Binding, news reporter Wildfires in the Amazon rainforest have hit a record number this year, with 72,843 fires detected so far by Brazil’s space research centre INPE. The surge marks an 83% increase over the same period of 2018 and is the highest since records began in 2013, raising concerns over right-wing President Read More

Twitter bans ‘state media’ from advertising… and guess who decides how they are defined

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As mainstream media outlets accused Twitter of allowing a Chinese news agency to advertise its reporting on the Hong Kong protests, the platform announced it would ban all “state-controlled” media advertising within a month. “Going forward, we will not accept advertising from state-controlled news media entities,” Twitter announced on Monday afternoon. We have updated our Read More

The mysterious life and death of billionaire Jeffrey Epstein

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Jeffrey Epstein’s sex scandal and suicide has prompted huge conversation about the mysterious life of the New York financier. The billionaire money manager and convicted sex offender hanged himself in his cell earlier this month while awaiting trial for charges of sex trafficking and conspiracy. But despite being ruled a suicide by New York’s medical Read More