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Youngest captain, loving son: Ethiopian pilots honored in death

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ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – The dreams of the two young men soared as high as the Ethiopian Airlines planes they proudly flew. A relative carries a portrait photograph of Ethiopian Airlines pilot Yared Getachew as he mourns at the scene of the Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 plane crash, near the town Bishoftu, near Addis Read More

Ormat Signs a 25-Year PPA With SCPPA for Its Casa Diablo-IV Geothermal Power Plant in California

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RENO, Nev., March 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ormat Technologies Inc. (NYSE: ORA) today announced the signing of a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) between a subsidiary of the Company and Southern California Public Power Authority (SCPPA). Under the PPA, SCPPA will purchase 16MW of power generated by the expected 30MW Casa Diablo-IV (CD4) geothermal project Read More

'Ready to go': US set for UK trade deal after Brexit, says Trump aide

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By Cordelia Lynch, US correspondent Donald Trump’s national security adviser John Bolton has told Sky News that America is “ready to go” with a US-UK trade deal. In a UK exclusive, the former US ambassador to the UN said: “We are ready to go, we are ready to go.” “Trade minister Liam Fox would be Read More

Trump adviser: We're ready for a US-UK deal after Brexit

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By Cordelia Lynch, US correspondent Donald Trump’s national security adviser John Bolton has told Sky News that America is “ready to go” with a US-UK trade deal. In a UK exclusive, the former US ambassador to the UN said: “We are ready to go, we are ready to go.” “Trade minister Liam Fox would be Read More

Goths of China UNITE to fight subway discrimination with selfies of DARKNESS

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Subway security unleashed the fury of China’s goths after forcing a young woman to remove her makeup, provoking an online backlash for which metro authorities were no match. A security guard in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou likely did not understand the dark power she was toying with when she demanded a young woman Read More

Houston chemical fire intensifies after loss of water pressure

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By Simon Casey, Kevin Crowley and Jack Kaskey on 3/19/2019 NEW YORK and HOUSTON (Bloomberg) — A fire at a petrochemical storage facility that’s covered Houston in a thick pall of smoke for the past two days intensified overnight after firefighters briefly lost water pressure. Two additional storage tanks are ablaze, bringing the total to Read More

Massive college admission scandal is all about widening US inequality gap – lawyer to Boom Bust

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The college admissions scam recently making headlines clearly shows that there are “two Americas,” with one of them only for the rich, a lawyer for civil justice and consumer rights at Public Citizen told RT. Earlier this week, the Department of Justice revealed that dozens of people were involved in a fraud to help students Read More

No hope for change: Parisians say Macron’s ‘great debate’ was a PR stunt

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France has ended two months of citizen debates in which Yellow Vest supporters were invited to air their grievances. Parisians who spoke with RT said the meetings were a stunt used by Emmanuel Macron and won’t lead to real change. The French president launched his “great debate” in mid-January in response to the popular Yellow Read More

First New Zealand terror victim named by family

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By Emily Mee, news reporter A 71-year-old man is the first victim of the New Zealand terror attack to be named by his family. Haji Daoud Nabi – who ran the Afghan Association – was shot dead, his sons Omar and Yama told reporters outside the district court in Christchurch. He was reported missing earlier Read More