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Winter storm disturbs travel as it rolls toward U.S. Midwest, Northeast

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FILE PHOTO: A jogger makes her way through snow at the Washington Monument following a winter storm, Jan. 14, 2019. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo MILWAUKEE (Reuters) – A major winter storm was expected to clobber a large swath of the northern United States with heavy snow, gusty winds and frigid temperatures making travel difficult and dangerous Read More

Tiffany holiday sales fall as dollar crimps Chinese tourists' spending

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(Reuters) – Tiffany & Co (TIF.N) tempered its yearly profit forecast on Friday after the luxury jeweler’s holiday sales fell unexpectedly as Chinese tourists spent less globally due to a stronger dollar and demand softened in Europe and at home. FILE PHOTO: Festive lights decorate the Tiffany & Co store on New Bond Street in Read More

Tiffany holiday sales fall as Chinese tourists spend less

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(Reuters) – Tiffany & Co (TIF.N) tempered its yearly profit forecast on Friday after its holiday sales fell unexpectedly as Chinese tourists spent less globally and the U.S. luxury jeweler faced softer demand in Europe and at home. FILE PHOTO: The sign of a Tiffany & Co. store is pictured in Pasadena, California, U.S., November Read More

MGM hands board seat to activist hedge fund Corvex's Meister

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FILE PHOTO: Keith Meister, Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer of Corvex Management, speaks during the Sohn Investment Conference in New York City, U.S., May 8, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo (Reuters) – MGM Resorts International (MGM.N) has struck a deal with hedge fund Corvex Management’s founder, Keith Meister, to give him a board seat, one Read More

Volatile market hits Morgan Stanley's trading, wealth management

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(Reuters) – Morgan Stanley’s (MS.N) profit fell short of analyst expectations as trading revenue slumped more than rivals and its wealth management business faltered, sending its shares down more than 5 percent. FILE PHOTO: A sign is displayed on the Morgan Stanley building in New York U.S., July 16, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson The bank has Read More

City of Fort Lauderdale Selects Envision Solar’s EV ARC™ Product for Fleet Services

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SAN DIEGO, Jan. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Envision Solar International, Inc., (OTCQB: EVSI) (“Envision Solar,” or the “Company”), the leading producer of unique and sustainable infrastructure products for electric vehicle charging, energy security and outdoor media, announced the City of Fort Lauderdale has selected the Company’s EV ARC™ product to provide emission-free EV charging Read More

Hitachi freezes UK nuclear project as Brexit crisis deepens

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TOKYO/LONDON (Reuters) – Japan’s Hitachi Ltd (6501.T) decided on Thursday to freeze a 3 trillion yen ($28 billion) nuclear power project in Wales as Britain scrabbles for a way to exit the European Union, dealing a blow to UK plans for the replacement of aging plants. FILE PHOTO: A logo of Hitachi Ltd. is pictured Read More

YouTube bans dangerous stunt clips after long line of risky footage (VIDEOS)

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YouTube has changed its policies regarding viral challenges and pranks in an effort to cut dangerous stunt videos, following a recent rise in outrageous dares inspired by the Netflix movie Bird Box. The Google company upgraded their policy from frowning upon dangerous challenges, to completely banning the viral trend. New content guidelines now prohibit all Read More

OandG industry shows commitment to workplace safety in new report

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1/16/2019 Photo: Aker BP. WASHINGTON — API has released its comprehensive Workplace Safety Report showing that occupational injuries and illness for the natural gas and oil industry occur at a substantially lower rate than the U.S. private sector and are continuing to decline. “Safety has always been paramount to the natural gas and oil industry. Read More

Businesses cry out for Brexit clarity, warn of no-deal chaos

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LONDON (Reuters) – Business leaders in Britain and beyond warned on Wednesday of catastrophic job losses and chaos at ports if the country does not agree a European Union withdrawal, turning up the heat on politicians to deliver clarity. FILE PHOTO: British Prime Minister Theresa May gestures as she speaks during a no confidence debate Read More