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‘Melania’s enforcer’: What we know about Trump’s new press secretary

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By David Mercer, news reporter She has a record of defending scandal-hit politicians and is a close confidante of US first lady Melania Trump. Stephanie Grisham has been named as Donald Trump’s new press secretary – the third person to take on the role during his time as US president. Here, Sky News looks at Read More

Tesla faces delivery bottleneck at close of second quarter: Electrek

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FILE PHOTO: A Tesla Model 3 is seen in a showroom in Los Angeles, California U.S. January 12, 2018. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson (Reuters) – Shares of Tesla Inc fell 1.7% on Tuesday after news website Electrek reported that the electric-car maker has so far delivered 49,000 vehicles in North America during the second quarter, threatening its Read More

Devon Energy to Report Second-Quarter 2019 Results Aug. 6; Conference Call Scheduled for Aug. 7

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OKLAHOMA CITY, June 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Devon Energy Corp. (NYSE: DVN) today announced plans to announce second-quarter 2019 results on Tuesday, Aug. 6, after the close of U.S. financial markets. The earnings release and operations report for the second-quarter 2019 results will be available on the company’s website at www.devonenergy.com. On Wednesday, Aug. Read More

Exclusive: In a world first, Facebook to give data on hate speech suspects to French courts

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PARIS (Reuters) – In a world first, Facebook has agreed to hand over the identification data of French users suspected of hate speech on its platform to judges, France’s minister for digital affairs Cedric O said on Tuesday. O, whose father is South Korean, is one of French President Emmanuel Macron’s earliest followers, and has Read More

Crude treads water as market looks to G-20 for direction

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New York — Crude futures finished Tuesday’s session mixed as the market treaded water ahead of the G-20 summit beginning later this week in Osaka, Japan. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now ICE August Brent settled up 19 cents at $65.05/b while NYMEX August WTI fell 7 Read More

Bombardier exits commercial aviation with sale of regional jet business to Mitsubishi

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(Reuters) – Bombardier Inc said on Tuesday it will sell its money-losing regional jet business to Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd (MHI) for $550 million in cash, in a deal marking the Canadian plane and train maker’s exit from commercial aviation. FILE PHOTO: Bombardier’s logo is seen on the building of the company’s service centre Read More

Fire at chemical plant in southern Spain causes huge cloud of smoke

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SAN ROQUE, SPAIN (Reuters) – A giant cloud of smoke rose over the town of San Roque near Gibraltar in southern Spain on Tuesday following a fire at a chemical factory in a nearby industrial estate. Emergency services said the fire was under control by Tuesday afternoon. The Guadarranque industrial estate where the factory is Read More

Goad, threaten, backtrack: Trump & Bolton’s Iran policy is confusing, dangerous & achieves NOTHING

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Washington’s fuzzy and high-drama “maximum pressure” approach to Iran has no realistic endgame – but is good for making the world a more unstable place for both America’s adversaries and allies. National Security Advisor John Bolton’s Tuesday claim that US diplomats are “surging” across the Middle East in search of a “path to peace” only Read More

Parched tourists seek gelato and shade in sweltering Paris and Rome

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PARIS/ROME (Reuters) – Tourists in Rome and Paris scaled back their sightseeing in sweltering temperatures on Tuesday, dousing themselves at fountains and cooling down with ice cream as a heatwave continued in continental Europe. People cool off in the fountains at the Andre Citroen park in Paris as a heatwave hit much of the country, Read More

AbbVie looks beyond Humira with $63 billion deal for Botox-maker Allergan

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(Reuters) – Drugmaker AbbVie Inc said on Tuesday it would buy Botox-maker Allergan Plc for about $63 billion, grabbing control of the biggest name in medical aesthetics to help reduce its reliance on blockbuster arthritis treatment Humira. AbbVie has been under pressure to diversify its portfolio as Humira, the world’s best-selling drug, is already in Read More