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Summer theater: Fireflies that synchronize light up two U.S. forests

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(Reuters) – Crowds of eco-tourists from around the world will gather in two remote Appalachian forests in Tennessee and Pennsylvania in coming weeks to see spectacular light shows created by a rare species of firefly that can synchronize its flashes. The phenomenon is created by swarms of fireflies that are able to illuminate at the Read More

Russia goes after Nestle after discovery of GMO in its breakfast cereals

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Russia’s consumer rights protection watchdog Rospotrebnadzor has filed an administrative violation case against Nestle Russia after finding genetically modified papaya in the company’s instant cereals oatmeal porridge. According to Rospotrebnadzor, the manufacturer knew about the non-compliance of its Bystrov brand ingredients with the mandatory requirements and did not inform the watchdog about that. The violation Read More

Instant view: Wall Street hit hard by escalation of tariff war

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes tumbled on Monday after Beijing announced plans to retaliate with higher tariffs on U.S. goods, raising fears that another round of tit-for-tat measures could push the U.S. economy toward recession. Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May Read More

Instant view: China’s oil, coal, soybean imports rise in April from year before

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(Reuters) – China’s imports of crude oil, coal and soybeans rose in April from the same month last year, while cargoes of iron ore and copper dropped, customs data showed on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: Cranes unload coal from a cargo ship at a port in Lianyungang, Jiangsu province, China December 8, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer/File Photo Commentary Read More

Instant View: U.S. April job growth surges, unemployment at 3.6%

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(Reuters) – U.S. job growth surged in April and the unemployment rate dropped to a more than 49-year low of 3.6 percent, pointing to solid economic growth. FILE PHOTO: A man walks into register at a military job fair in Sandy, Utah, U.S., March 26, 2019. REUTERS/George Frey KEY POINTS: ** Total payrolls rose 263,000 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

NASA and emergency planners training to tackle impending asteroid strike

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Experts from NASA and other government agencies are gearing up to tackle an asteroid hurtling towards Earth. No, it’s not another remake of a Hollywood blockbuster, it’s part of a simulation to prepare for the doomsday scenario. When the International Academy of Astronautics Planetary Defense Conference kicks off next week, NASA’s Planetary Defense Coordination Office Read More

Slack posts $141 million annual loss as it files to go public

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(Reuters) – Slack Technologies, operator of the popular workplace instant-messaging app, reported an annual loss of $140.7 million, the company said on Friday ahead of its planned public market debut. FILE PHOTO: The Slack app logo is seen on a smartphone in this picture illustration taken September 15, 2017. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Slack’s daily active users Read More

Slack is expected to file listing prospectus this week: WSJ

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(Reuters) – Slack Technologies Inc is expected to reveal its filing for a direct listing on the stock market as soon as this week, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter. Slack in February confidentially applied with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to list shares publicly. The paperwork Read More

Pieridae Energy Announces 2018 Year End Results, Progress Made on Goldboro LNG Project and Board Change

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NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN UNITED STATES CALGARY, Alberta, April 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pieridae Energy Limited (“Pieridae” or the “Corporation”) (PEA – TSXV) released its 2018 financial and operating results today, highlighting the fact it took some key steps forward last year in advancing its Goldboro Read More