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Rural America still struggling for access to high-speed internet service

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HAMILTON, Ala. — As anticipation grows for 5G technology to be rolled out in big cities, nearly 15 million people in rural pockets across the country are still waiting for reliable high-speed internet, according to the Federal Communications Commission. In the southeast, some states like Alabama are desperate to get their rural areas up to Read More

Australia’s drought wilts support for government in rural heartlands

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MILDURA, Australia (Reuters) – A conservative stronghold for a century, Australia’s hinterland is now cracking like the drought-parched earth, voters say, with once-safe districts in jeopardy ahead of Saturday’s election. The drought-affected Darling River sits well below its banks at Pooncarie, a town in outback western New South Wales, Australia April 25, 2019. Picture taken Read More

Beyond Meat surges after coffee chain Tim Hortons adds vegan sausages to menu

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(Reuters) – Shares of Beyond Meat rose as much as 16% on Wednesday after Canada’s Restaurant Brands International Inc’s coffee chain Tim Hortons said it will introduce three new sandwiches using the vegan burger marker’s plant-based sausages A giant digital display shows Beyond Meat (BYND) listed on the NASDAQ stock exchange during the company’s IPO Read More

Xodus grows capabilities with addition of renewables advisory team

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5/15/2019 Photo: Scott Hamilton, team leader, with a focus on due diligence, supply chain analysis and techno-economic analysis at Xodus. ABERDEEN — International energy consultancy Xodus Group has expanded its renewables capabilities with the addition of a dedicated advisory unit. The advisory team will support lenders, developers and the wider supply chain to identify and Read More

Disney takes control of Hulu to challenge Netflix, Amazon

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(Reuters) – Walt Disney Co said it will take full control of the Hulu service in a deal with Comcast Corp, as it vies for a bigger piece of the global video streaming market dominated by companies such as Netflix Inc. FILE PHOTO: The entrance gate to The Walt Disney Co is pictured in Burbank, Read More

Frank’s International N.V. Announces First Quarter 2019 Results

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— New Segment Reporting Supports Business Unit Visibility and Accountability — – Total Revenues Increase 25% from First Quarter 2018 and Substantially Flat with Fourth Quarter 2018– Tubular Running Services Segment Revenues Up 24% from First Quarter 2018 as U.S. Onshore Business Grows Revenues for Eleventh Consecutive Quarter– Tubulars Segment Revenues Increase 5% from First Read More

Turner Closes Placement Plan of $4,000,000 with GHS Investments, LLC To Fund Infrastructure Acquisitions

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HOUSTON, May 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Turner Valley Oil and Gas, Inc. (the “Company”) (OTC: TVOG), a company focused on capitalizing on a technology-forward American infrastructure expansion, proudly announces that on the heels of a $2 Trillion infrastructure spending announcement made yesterday by the White House, funding for Phase 1 of its infrastructure acquisition Read More

China’s natural gas consumption grows in first-quarter amid pollution fight: Xinhua

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China’s natural gas consumption grew steadily in the first quarter amid the country’s fight against air pollution, the official Xinhua News Agency reported. Apparent consumption of natural gas rose 11.6 percent during the January-March period from a year earlier to 77 billion cubic meters, following robust annual growth of 18.1 percent in Read More

What the CIA is looking for in the al Baghdadi video

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On Monday, Islamic State released a video that purportedly showed leader Abu Bakr al Baghdadi for the first time in five years. The leader of one of the world’s most notorious terror groups had been rumoured to be dead, after IS’s defeat in Baghouz, eastern Syria, last month. Now, after his first appearance since he Read More

BP profit on target as cash flow grows despite lower prices

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By Kelly Gilblom on 4/30/2019 LONDON (Bloomberg) — BP Plc boosted cash flow and hit the target on profit estimates in the first quarter as rising oil and gas production and strong trading results offset the effect of lower prices. The company’s performance brightens a mixed picture for the majors” earnings. While the industry has Read More