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Father and son buried in first funerals for NZ attack victims

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A father and his teenage son have been buried as the first funerals take place for victims of the New Zealand terror attack. Khalid Mustafa, 44, and Hamza Mustafa, 15, were Syrian refugees and were murdered last Friday when a man opened fire at two Christchurch mosques. Younger brother, Zaed, 13, watched the service from Read More

Rotork electric actuators used in U.S. shale oilfield pipeline’s solar solution

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3/19/2019 Photo: Rotork IQ3 intelligent multi-turn electric actuators. BATH, UK — Rotork IQ3 intelligent multi-turn electric actuators have been specified for use in solar powered control stations for water gathering pipelines in the U.S. Located in the oilfields of West Texas and New Mexico, the intelligent systems allow for the remote operation of single-stage isolation Read More

Hackers hit aluminum maker Hydro, knock some plants offline

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OSLO (Reuters) – Norsk Hydro, one of the world’s largest producers of aluminum, battled on Tuesday to contain a cyber attack which hit parts of its production, sending its shares lower and aluminum prices higher. A note warning visitors about a cyber attack is seen at the headquarters of aluminum producer Norsk Hydro in Oslo, Read More

Aluminum producer Hydro hit by cyber attack, shuts some plants

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OSLO (Reuters) – Norsk Hydro, one of the world’s largest producers of aluminum, was battling on Tuesday to contain a cyber attack which hit parts of its production, sending its shares lower and aluminum prices higher. FILE PHOTO: An aluminium coil is seen during opening of a production line for the car industry at a Read More

The curious case of tainted milk from a Maine dairy farm

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ARUNDEL, Maine (Reuters) – For Maine dairy farmer Fred Stone, the discovery in 2016 that his cows were producing tainted milk has since brought financial ruin and threatened to shut down a century-old family business. Dairy farmer Fred Stone watches the milk collected the previous day go down the floor drain, after discovering the soil, Read More

Land & sea sections of natural gas pipeline from Russia to Turkey connected

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The last joint connecting offshore and land sections of the Turkish Stream natural gas pipeline have been welded, Russian media reported, citing the project’s operator South Stream Transport B.V. The operator said on Tuesday that the event represents the completion of all works on the gas transmission system via the Black Sea. During the technical Read More

Denbury and Penn Virginia Announce Deadline for Election of Form of Merger Consideration

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PLANO and HOUSTON, Texas, March 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE: DNR) (“Denbury”) and Penn Virginia Corporation (NASDAQ: PVAC) (“Penn Virginia”) jointly announced today that, in connection with Denbury’s pending acquisition of Penn Virginia, April 16, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time is the election deadline for record holders of shares of Read More

Earth hit by meteor explosion 10 times more powerful than nuclear bomb, but no one noticed (PHOTOS)

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On December 18, 2018, the third largest meteor explosion in the last century occurred and almost no one noticed despite it emitting the equivalent energy of 173 kilotons of TNT – 10 times more powerful than the Hiroshima bomb. The airburst explosion happened in the skies above the Bering Sea, off Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula. The Read More

Australia puts chance of El Niño in 2019 at 70 percent

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – A recent warming of the Pacific Ocean has led to a 70 percent chance of an El Niño weather event developing this year, Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology said on Tuesday. An El Niño weather event can trigger both floods and drought in different parts of the world, and is associated with warmer, Read More

Roscosmos ‘ready to help’ NASA if construction of Soyuz alternative is delayed

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Soyuz rockets stand ready to deliver astronauts to space if US manned spacecraft development is delayed, Roscosmos said, after NASA announced plans to purchase additional seats onboard the Russian spacecraft. “We are ready to help American partners in case trials of their new manned spacecraft are delayed,” chief of the Russian Space Agency Roscosmos Dmitry Read More