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Wall Street sinks as hopes fade for rate cuts, trade progress

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street stock indexes fell on Tuesday, led by a sharp selloff in technology shares, as simmering trade concerns and disappointing economic data sent buyers to the sidelines, while the Federal Reserve chairman pushed back on pressure from President Donald Trump to cut interest rates. FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the Read More

‘It was a fun life’: YouTuber found dead after final video

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The body of a popular YouTube personality has been found almost a week after he went missing. Police in New York first appealed for information about the whereabouts of Desmond Amofah, known online as Etika, last Thursday, with the 29-year-old having uploaded an eight-minute clip to his secondary video channel two days earlier, in which Read More

Wall Street drops on trade worries, Fed Chair Powell’s speech

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street lost ground on Tuesday as simmering trade concerns, combined with disappointing economic data, sent buyers to the sidelines, where they remained after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell pushed back on pressure from President Donald Trump to cut rates. FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor at the New York Read More

Wall St. sinks on trade jitters ahead of Powell speech

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street lost ground on Tuesday as simmering geopolitical and trade concerns, combined with disappointing economic data, kept buyers at bay and investors looked to remarks from U.S. Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell expected later in the session. FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange Read More

Facebook: Nick Clegg says ‘no evidence’ of Russian interference in Brexit vote

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There is “absolutely no evidence” Russia influenced the Brexit result using Facebook, the company’s vice-president, Sir Nick Clegg, has said. The former deputy PM told the BBC the company had carried out analyses of its data and found no “significant attempt” by outside forces to sway the vote. Instead, he argued that “the roots to Read More

‘No evidence’ of Russian interference in Brexit, Facebook exec says

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A top Facebook executive said there’s no evidence that Russia influenced the Brexit referendum result, prompting a backlash from some British lawmakers and critics of the tech giant. Nick Clegg, the former British deputy prime minister who currently serves as the social network’s head of global policy and communications, said the company’s internal investigations did Read More

Essential Energy Services Provides a Patent Litigation Update

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CALGARY, Alberta, June 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Essential Energy Services Ltd. (TSX: ESN) (“Essential” or the “Company”) provides an update with regards to the patent litigation. As previously disclosed, on April 25, 2019, the Federal Court of Appeal released its decision (the “Appeal Decision”) dismissing the appeal filed by Packers Plus Energy Services Inc. Read More

RRC commissioners assess nearly $1 million in penalties

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6/25/2019 AUSTIN — The Railroad Commission of Texas assessed $939,780 in fines involving 288 enforcement dockets against operators and businesses at the Commissioners’ conference this week. The Commission has primary oversight and enforcement of the state’s oil and gas industry and intrastate pipeline safety. Thirty-six dockets involved $514,280 in penalties after operators failed to appear Read More

Japan’s Suntory joins rival Coca Cola to push Vietnam on plastic recycling

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese beverage giant Suntory Holdings said it would work with rival Coca-Cola as well as Nestle to push the government in Vietnam, among the biggest contributors to plastic waste in the ocean, to create a large-scale recycling system. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Suntory is seen at the Suntory Musashino Brewery in Read More