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Indonesia nabs Russian trying to smuggle baby otters, scorpions

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DENPASAR, Indonesia (Reuters) – Indonesian authorities have arrested a Russian on the holiday island of Bali after he was found trying to smuggle baby otters and scorpions out of the country. The unidentified Russian was found carrying four critically endangered Eurasian otters and 10 scorpions in a box stocked with food and milk on Thursday, Read More

Seeds of conflict: How US companies became the enemies of traditional Indian agriculture

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India’s vast market has been lusted after by US corporations for years. Agricultural giants cultivate their own rules on this land of ancient farming traditions. However, India is a hard nut for the likes of Monsanto to crack. Potato dispute Most recently, snack giant PepsiCo has drawn the ire of the Indian farmers’ unions and Read More

‘The Model XXX’: Pornhub sees surge in ‘Tesla’ searches after self-drive sex video

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A couple having sex inside a moving Tesla on autopilot inspired a massive surge in Tesla-related searches on Pornhub, especially after Elon Musk joked about the video on Twitter. Footage of a couple having sex in the Model X as it motored along started circulating on the popular porn website at the end of April, Read More

China to offer subsidies to phase out highly polluting diesel (gasoil) trucks

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FILE PHOTO: Vehicles are seen as heavy smog blankets China’s capital after the city issued its first air pollution alert for the winter season, in Beijing, China November 26, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China said on Tuesday it will encourage local governments to provide subsidies and formulate targets to speed up the elimination Read More

Was it hard-boiled? Australian PM egged in protest over migrant detention policy

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The moment an activist attempted to crack an egg on the head of Australian PM Scott Morrison has been captured on video. Both Morrison and the egg survived intact, though an elderly woman got knocked over in the ensuing scuffle. Morrison was ambushed by a young female protester as he campaigned at the Country Women’s Read More

Delek US Holdings Reports First Quarter 2019 Results

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Reported record first quarter net income of $149.3 million and adjusted EBITDA of $237.5 million Expect to repurchase $60 million of stock during the second quarter 2019 Increased regular quarterly dividend by 3.7 percent to $0.28 per share Alkylation unit at Krotz Springs refinery operational in early April El Dorado refinery turnaround completed on April Read More

Suncor Energy reports first quarter 2019 results

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Unless otherwise noted, all financial figures are unaudited, presented in Canadian dollars (Cdn$), and have been prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards, specifically International Accounting Standard 34 Interim Financial Reporting as issued by the International Accounting Standards Board. Production volumes are presented on a working interest basis, before royalties, except for Libya, which Read More

Parkland Fuel Corporation Announces Record 2019 First Quarter Results

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CALGARY, Alberta, May 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Parkland Fuel Corporation, (“Parkland”, “We”, the “Company”, or “Our”) (TSX:PKI) announced today the financial and operating results for the three months ended March 31, 2019 (“Q1 2019”). All financial figures are expressed in Canadian dollars unless otherwise noted. “Parkland had a very strong start for 2019,” said Bob Read More

Visa & Mastercard agree deal with EU to cut foreign card fees

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The European Union has accepted an offer by Visa and Mastercard to reduce fees on payments made by tourists using cards issued outside the bloc. This could put an end to the companies’ long-running antitrust battle with Brussels. According to the European Commission (EC), the so-called interchange fees – in which the merchant’s bank pays Read More

Oil retreats following Trump’s renewed call for lower prices

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By Grant Smith on 4/29/2019 LONDON (Bloomberg) — Oil slipped again, extending its biggest retreat in two months, after U.S. President Donald Trump renewed his push for lower prices and Russia said it would soon resolve a problem with contaminated supplies. Futures retreated 0.2% in New York in a fourth day of decline. Prices slumped Read More