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Permian region crude oil prices have increased with additional pipeline takeaway capacity

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March 26, 2019 Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on Bloomberg, L.P. Crude oil prices in the Permian region have increased since the beginning of the year as two recent pipeline capacity additions reduced some of the takeaway constraints that developed in the middle of 2018. These transportation constraints had forced producers to use more Read More

Asian shares edge up as U.S. bond yields come off late-2017 lows

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares bounced back on Tuesday after two days of losses as U.S. 10-year Treasury yields edged higher, but the outlook remained murky as investors weighed the odds of whether the U.S. economy is in danger of slipping into recession. FILE PHOTO: A man is seen in front of an electronic board Read More

Asian shares shaky as U.S. bond yields hit lowest since late 2017

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares were shaky on Tuesday after U.S. Treasury yields sank to their lowest since late 2017, further below short-term interest rates and adding to fears of a U.S. recession. FILE PHOTO: A man is seen in front of an electronic board showing stock information on the first day of trading in Read More

Expense report of the future reduces fraud and headaches

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NEW YORK(Reuters) – It sounds like it should have been impossible to miss, but it took more than a year for an industrial equipment company to discover $12,000 worth of doggie day spa charges on an employee’s expense reports. FILE PHOTO: A view inside the lobby of the Marriott Marquis hotel in Times Square in Read More

Thought crime science: Case studies in becoming an enemy of liberal orthodoxy

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The Western world considers itself a bastion of free thought – a marketplace of ideas. But some scholars who questioned prevailing liberal groupthink have quickly discovered that academic inquiry has tightly-controlled limits. There are more Democrat than Republican supporters among scientists of almost every academic field in the US, voter registration studies have shown. In Read More

Why bots probably aren't gaming the 'Cancel Brexit' petition

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Questions have been asked about whether a government petition calling for Brexit to be cancelled has been swamped by bots. Bots are automated programmes which can carry out a command thousands of times. The BBC spoke to three cyber-security experts about how likely it is that a number of the 3m signatures gathered so far Read More

RAF to take 20 tonnes of supplies to cyclone survivors

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An RAF aircraft is to deliver 20 tonnes of UK aid supplies to countries devastated by Cyclone Idai. The A400M Atlas aircraft will help provide critical aid to the survivors in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi. The government of Mozambique has declared a national emergency after the cyclone, and the aid with help meet immediate needs Read More

U.S. lawmaker seeks Boeing whistleblowers, some MAX 737 orders in jeopardy

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WASHINGTON/JAKARTA (Reuters) – A U.S. lawmaker on Friday urged current or former Boeing Co and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) employees to come forward with any information about the certification program for the 737 MAX, which has suffered two fatal crashes in five months. Boeing and the FAA are under global regulatory scrutiny over software and Read More

Some Boeing 737 MAX orders in jeopardy, U.S. pilots try software fix

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JAKARTA/CHICAGO (Reuters) – Indonesian airline Garuda plans to cancel a $6 billion order for Boeing 737 MAX jets because some passengers say they would be frightened to board the plane after two fatal crashes, although industry analysts said the deal was already in doubt. Still, Garuda is the first airline to publicly announce plans to Read More

Little sun bear's facial mimicry reveals complex social skills

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Sun bears, the smallest of the world’s eight bear species, are generally solitary animals, content to spend most of their time alone outside mating season, foraging for fruit, rodents, birds and insects in Southeast Asian tropical forests. FILE PHOTO: A sun bear is seen inside a semi-natural enclosure at a bear rescue Read More