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U.S. dollar drops, yields rise after Trump comments on Fed policy and tariffs

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. dollar weakened, long term Treasury yields rose and stocks closed mostly lower on Friday after President Donald Trump complained again about the greenback’s strength and about Federal Reserve interest rate rises. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., July 18, Read More

Baytex and Raging River File Joint Management Information Circular Seeking Shareholder Approval of Strategic Combination

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CALGARY, Alberta, July 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE) (NYSE:BTE) (“Baytex“) and Raging River Exploration Inc. (TSX:RRX) (“Raging River“) are pleased to announce that they have filed a joint management information circular and proxy statement (the “Circular“) for their respective special shareholders’ meetings to be held in connection with the proposed strategic Read More

Baltimore lawsuit blames oil and gas companies for climate change

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Baltimore filed a lawsuit on Friday against 26 oil and gas companies and entities, including BP Plc, Chevron Corp and Exxon Mobil Corp, for knowingly contributing to what the city called the catastrophic consequences of climate change. Cars are seen waiting on traffic as they enter Baltimore, Maryland November 5, 2015. REUTERS/Carlos Read More

Billionaire dies of heart attack after media wrongly report he killed toddler in car accident

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Was fake news the cause of a Russian real estate mogul’s death? Igor Nekhluydov suffered a heart attack after hearing reports that a boy injured by his car died. The toddler, however, turned out to be OK. News of the passing of the 71-year-old billionaire, Igor Nekhluydov, whose wealth was estimated by Forbes at $15 Read More

Forget Brexit for a while and count the butterflies, Attenborough tells Brits

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LONDON (Reuters) – Naturalist David Attenborough suggested the British public take a break from squabbling over Brexit and instead take part in the world’s biggest count of butterflies. FILE PHOTO: Freya Gordon, aged 10, poses for a photograph with a butterfly during an event to launch the Sensational Butterflies exhibition at the Natural History Museum Read More

Battle lines drawn as EU court weighs fate of gene-edited crops

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LONDON (Reuters) – Gene editing in agriculture takes center stage next Wednesday when Europe’s highest court rules in a case that could determine the fate of the technology that is already making waves in the field of Medicine. FILE PHOTO: Professor Wendy Harwood poses for a photograph with barley plants that have undergone gene editing Read More

Apple Watch, FitBit could feel cost of U.S. tariffs

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(Reuters) – The latest round of U.S. tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods could hit the Apple Watch, Health trackers, streaming music speakers and other accessories assembled in China, government rulings on tariffs show. FILE PHOTO: A woman tries a new Apple Watch Series 3 Cellular model after it goes on sale at the Read More

Pulse Seismic Inc. Reports Q2 2018 Results

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CALGARY, Alberta, July 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pulse Seismic Inc. (TSX:PSD) (OTCQX:PLSDF) (“Pulse” or “the Company”) is pleased to report its financial and operating results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2018. The unaudited condensed consolidated interim financial statements, accompanying notes and MD&A are being filed on SEDAR (www.sedar.com) and will Read More

Suncor releases 2018 Report on Sustainability

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All financial figures are in Canadian  CALGARY, Alberta, July 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Suncor today released its 2018 Report on Sustainability which details the company’s environmental, social and economic performance. It also includes Suncor’s perspective on the challenges and opportunities of climate change, and the transition to a low-carbon economy. This year’s report is Read More