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Trump to bar California from setting vehicle emission rules: sources

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration will announce as early as Wednesday it is revoking California’s authority to set its own greenhouse gas and vehicle fuel efficiency standards and barring all states from setting such rules, two auto industry officials said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: Reacquired Volkswagen and Audi diesel (gasoil) cars sit in a Read More

Trump to bar California from setting vehicle emissions rules: sources

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration will announce as early as Wednesday it is revoking California’s authority to set its own vehicle greenhouse gas standards and blocking states from setting tailpipe emission rules — a move that will spark a furious legal challenge, two auto industry officials said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: Reacquired Volkswagen and Read More

Trump to bar California for setting vehicle emissions rules: sources

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FILE PHOTO: Reacquired Volkswagen and Audi diesel (gasoil) cars sit in a desert graveyard near Victorville, California, U.S. March 28, 2018. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration will announce as early as Wednesday it is revoking California’s authority to set its own vehicle greenhouse gas standards and declare that states are pre-empted from Read More

U.S. solar market growth slows this year as projects pushed back

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FILE PHOTO: An array of solar panels is seen in the desert near Victorville, California, U.S. March 28, 2018. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo (Reuters) – The U.S. solar market will grow more slowly than previously forecast this year as some large projects are shifted into 2020, an industry trade group said on Tuesday. The Solar Energy Read More

Pakistan to send its 1st astronaut to space by 2022, says country’s tech minister

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Pakistan’s technology minister has confirmed that the country will be sending its first astronaut to space within the next three years, with the assistance of China. In an interview Sunday, Minister Fawad Chaudhry said that the selection process will begin in 2020 as Pakistan and its partner China commence preparations to launch Pakistan’s first manned Read More

Drone submarine & hypersonic gliders? China’s parade rehearsal prompts speculation (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)

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A whole lot of new weaponry was spotted during rehearsals for the upcoming parade marking the 70th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China. Some of the weapons were identified, while others caused wild speculation. The overnight rehearsal yielded a large amount of photos and videos, captured by military enthusiasts and tourists. The imagery promptly Read More

Saudi supply disruption puts the 630-MMbbl U.S. oil reserve in play

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By Stephen Cunningham and Ari Natter on 9/15/2019 WASHINGTOM (Bloomberg) – The Trump administration is standing by to deploy the nation’s emergency oil reserves and help stabilize markets if needed after a series of drone attacks in Saudi Arabia knocked out half of the kingdom’s crude output, or about 5% of world supplies. Energy Secretary Read More

Factbox: U.S. readies emergency oil reserves in wake of Saudi attacks

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration said on Saturday it stood ready to tap U.S. emergency oil reserves if needed after attacks in Saudi Arabia shut more than half the crude output in the world’s largest oil exporter. FILE PHOTO – Oil pump jacks work at sunset near Midland, Texas, U.S., August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Jessica Read More

‘IS-infested’ island wiped out by 40 tonnes of explosives

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US warplanes have dropped 40 tonnes of explosives on an island in northern Iraq to annihilate an Islamic State hideout. F-15 and F-35 fighter jets were used in the joint operation between US-led coalition forces and the Iraqi Counter-Terrorism Service, which targeted Qanus Island in the Tigris River. Footage of the attack on IS – Read More

Pentagon thanks Denmark for 14 anti-ISIS therapists in Syria but… can’t they sell Greenland instead?

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The Pentagon’s announcement that Denmark would be sending troops to Syria to fight ISIS was met with bemusement and derision as a 14-member medical support team was framed as a fearsome terrorist-fighting force. Denmark will make a “military deployment to Syria in support of Operation Inherent Resolve” and “continue to share the burden and responsibilities Read More