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Denbury and Penn Virginia Announce Deadline for Election of Form of Merger Consideration

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PLANO and HOUSTON, Texas, March 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE: DNR) (“Denbury”) and Penn Virginia Corporation (NASDAQ: PVAC) (“Penn Virginia”) jointly announced today that, in connection with Denbury’s pending acquisition of Penn Virginia, April 16, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time is the election deadline for record holders of shares of Read More

Global shares gain as Fed looms, pound rides new Brexit twists

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LONDON (Reuters) – World shares inched toward their longest winning streak of the year on Tuesday ahead of a Federal Reserve meeting, while the pound kept calm after another dramatic twist in the Brexit plot bolstered bets on a lengthy delay to the process. FILE PHOTO: Traders work at Frankfurt’s stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany Read More

Former UAW vice president charged in U.S. corruption probe

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. prosecutors in Detroit on Monday charged a former high-ranking United Auto Workers official in charge of the labor union’s relations with Fiat Chrysler (FCA) of misusing funds for lavish purchases for himself and other union officials. FILE PHOTO: UAW Vice President Norwood Jewell addresses their Special Bargaining Convention held at COBO Read More

U.S. prosecutors charge former UAW vice president in corruption probe

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FILE PHOTO: UAW Vice President Norwood Jewell addresses their Special Bargaining Convention held at COBO Hall in Detroit, Michigan March 25, 2015. REUTERS/Jeff Kowalsky WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Federal prosecutors in Detroit on Monday charged a former United Auto Workers vice president with conspiracy to violate labor laws. Norwood Jewell, who headed the Fiat Chrysler department Read More

NZ man arrested, faces prison for allegedly spreading mosque shooting video

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An 18-year-old New Zealander has been jailed without bail for allegedly sharing a video of the Christchurch mosque attack, as well as posting an image of the mosque days before the massacre, with the caption “Target acquired.” The man appeared before Christchurch District Court on Monday. He was arraigned on two charges, both under the Read More

Moscow skeptical as Bolton throws out idea of new arms control talks with Russia & China

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Any talks with the US are bound to fail until Washington gives up on its arrogance and trying to do things on own terms only, a top Russian senator said after fresh arms control remarks by US national security adviser John Bolton. Bolton expressed concerns over the growing nuclear potential of Beijing, telling AM 970 Read More

Musk adds new Model Y to electric car line-up

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Tesla has launched its latest car, the Model Y, its second mass-market electric vehicle. The car was unveiled at an event in Los Angeles. The firm will first release a long-range version of the vehicle with a price tag of $47,000 (£35,489). Chief executive Elon Musk said a standard-range model priced at $39,000 would be Read More

Aussie Senator gets EGGED after comments blaming Muslims for NZ mosque shooting

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A teenage protester has egged the Australian senator under fire for his recent statement lashing out at Muslim immigration as a reason behind Friday’s mass shooting in New Zealand. Queensland Senator Fraser Anning made the controversial statement after 49 people were killed and more than 40 injured at two Christchurch mosques on Friday. Stating that Read More

Olympics: Tokyo 2020 unveils robots to help wheelchair users, workers

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics organizers launched their ambitious Robot Project on Friday, unveiling two of the robots designed to assist supporters, workers and athletes at the Games. Toyota’s Human Support Robot (HSR) delivers a basket to a woman in a wheelchair at a demonstration of Tokyo 2020 Robot Project for Tokyo Read More

EBRD arranges $52 million loan to replace coal-fired plant in Bosnia

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FILE PHOTO: The headquarter of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is seen in London, Britain, November 22, Britain 2016. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth SARAJEVO (Reuters) – The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has arranged a 46 million euro ($52.09 million) financing package to replace a highly polluting coal-fired plant in the central Read More