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Botswana considers allowing big game hunting, culling elephants

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FILE PHOTO: A herd of elephants leaves a drinking spot in the Mababe area, Botswana, September 19, 2018. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko/File Photo GABORONE (Reuters) – Botswana, home to almost a third of Africa’s elephants, is considering lifting a ban on big game hunting, to combat what the government says is growing conflict between humans and wildlife Read More

A Fed pivot, born of volatility, missteps, and new economic reality

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Federal Reserve’s promise in January to be “patient” about further interest rate hikes, putting a three-year-old process of policy tightening on hold, calmed markets after weeks of turmoil that wiped out trillions of dollars of household wealth. FILE PHOTO: A screen displays the headlines that the U.S. Federal Reserve raised interest Read More

GM CEO will not appear before Canada legislators on plant closure

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FILE PHOTO: General Motors Chairman and CEO Mary Barra speaks at GM’s press conference at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan, U.S., January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook/File Photo TORONTO (Reuters) – General Motors Co Chief Executive Mary Barra will not come before Canadian legislators to answer questions about the automaker’s future in Read More

Halcón Resources Announces Leadership Changes

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Floyd Wilson Steps Down from Management Team and Board James Christmas Appointed as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors $10 Million Estimated Reduction in Annual Overhead Costs as Part of Renewed Focus on Maximizing Shareholder Value Through Operational Improvement Denver, CO, Feb. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Halcón Resources Corporation (NYSE: HK) (“Halcón” or Read More

Greenway Technologies Inc. Announces Board Change and Update on Shareholder Committee

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FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Greenway Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: GWTI), today announced that D. Patrick Six has resigned from the GWTI Board of Directors effective immediately. Mr. Six joined the Board in April, 2017. In addition, GWTI has received a letter signed by Mr. Six announcing Mr. Six’s resignation from the Read More

Attempts to crack down on OPEC sign of US-Saudi relationship falling apart – RT’s Keiser Report

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The US House Judiciary Committee passed a bill on Thursday that would allow the Justice Department to sue members of OPEC for manipulating the oil market. According to Max Keiser, “this little alliance has been going strong since the 1970s,” as the quid pro quo was that the Read More

Swedish student leader wins EU pledge to spend billions on climate

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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union should spend hundreds of billions of euros combating climate change during the next decade, its chief executive said on Thursday, responding to a Swedish teen who has inspired a global movement of children against global warming. In a speech alongside 16-year-old Greta Thunberg in Brussels, European Commission President Jean-Claude Read More

Standard Chartered sets aside $900 million to cover U.S., British fines

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(Reuters) – Standard Chartered PLC (StanChart) has set aside $900 million to cover fines resulting from investigations by regulators in Britain and the United States, it said on Thursday, sending its shares down 1 percent. People walk inside the main branch of Standard Chartered in Hong Kong, China August 1, 2017. REUTERS/Bobby Yip/File Photo The Read More

StanChart fined $133 million by Britain's financial watchdog

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People walk inside the main branch of Standard Chartered in Hong Kong, China August 1, 2017. REUTERS/Bobby Yip/File Photo (Reuters) – Standard Chartered Plc said on Wednesday Britain’s financial watchdog has imposed a fine of 102.2 million pound ($133.3 million) in relation to its investigation into the bank’s historical financial crime controls. In a filing Read More

Standard Chartered fined $133 million by Britain's financial watchdog

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People walk inside the main branch of Standard Chartered in Hong Kong, China August 1, 2017. REUTERS/Bobby Yip/File Photo (Reuters) – Standard Chartered Plc said on Wednesday Britain’s financial watchdog had imposed a fine of 102.2 million pounds ($133.34 million) in relation to its investigation into the bank’s historical financial crime controls. In a filing Read More