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Tropical Storm Barry lands first blow on coastal Louisiana, New Orleans hunkers down

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NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) – Coastal Louisiana felt the first blow from Tropical Storm Barry’s winds early on Friday as the slow-moving tempest was forecast to become the first Atlantic hurricane of 2019 threatening to bring rain and flooding to New Orleans later in the day. A view of downtown New Orleans pictured with the Mississippi Read More

Festival scraps cheaper ‘people of colour’ tickets after ‘threats’

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Organisers of a music and arts festival in Detroit that was charging attendees different prices based on their skin colour have ditched the controversial model after receiving “threats from white supremacists”. Tickets for AfroFuture Fest, scheduled for the weekend of 3 August, had been split into different rates – with early bird prices starting at Read More

DoJ pushes T-Mobile to give more to Dish: CNBC

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FILE PHOTO: The logo of T-Mobile Austria is seen outside of one of its shops in Viennaa, Austria, February 25, 2016. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger/File Photo (Reuters) – Dish Network Corp and T-Mobile US Inc are nearing a deal with the U.S. Department of Justice on a hosting agreement that would push Dish as a new U.S. Read More

ICYMI: World leaders gather at G20 in Japan to achieve nothing together

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Osaka in Japan has the dubious honour of hosting this year’s G20, that time of the year when in a rare show of solidarity, the world’s top global leaders gather to achieve absolutely nothing together. The G20 used to be just for bankers and finance ministers, but after they contrived to collapse the global economy Read More

G20 leaders urged to denounce Japan’s ‘cruel assault’ on whales

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Environmentalists from around the world urged global leaders at the G20 summit on Friday not to “turn a blind eye” to what they called a “cruel assault on whales” planned by host Japan when it restarts commercial whaling next week. FILE PHOTO: Workers carve into a Baird’s Beaked whale at Wada port Read More

Leaked doc shows YouTube blacklisted abortion-themed search phrases during 2018 Irish vote

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YouTube has been accused of “injecting” itself into Irish politics after a leaked document revealed that it blacklisted abortion-themed search queries during the nation’s 2018 constitutional referendum. In May 2018, Ireland overwhelmingly voted to abolish constitutional restrictions on abortion. The referendum received considerable media coverage worldwide, and YouTube, along with its parent company, Google, had Read More

Airlines body IATA urges regulators to co-ordinate on re-entry to service of Boeing 737 MAX

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FILE PHOTO: An aerial photo shows Boeing 737 MAX airplanes parked on the tarmac at the Boeing Factory in Renton, Washington, U.S. March 21, 2019. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson/File Photo PARIS (Reuters) – Global airlines on Thursday urged regulators to coordinate on technical requirements and timelines for the safe re-entry to service of the Boeing (BA.N) 737 Read More

Hi-Crush Inc. Announces Timing of Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results and Conference Call

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HOUSTON, June 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hi-Crush Inc. (NYSE: HCR), or “Hi-Crush”, today announced that it will release its second quarter 2019 results after market close on Tuesday, August 6, 2019. This release will be followed by a conference call for investors at 7:30 a.m. Central Time (8:30 a.m. Eastern) on Wednesday, August 7, Read More