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GM stops paying for health insurance for striking union workers; talks continue

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (Reuters) – General Motors Co shifted health insurance costs for its striking workers to the United Auto Workers union as its members walked the picket line for the second day on Tuesday. The UAW on Monday launched the first company-wide strike at GM in 12 years, saying negotiations toward a new national Read More

Investors turn heat on Big Oil ahead of U.N. climate summit

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LONDON (Reuters) – Investors managing $15 trillion in assets turned up the heat on oil and gas sector on Wednesday ahead of a United Nations summit in New York aimed at accelerating efforts to fight climate change. FILE PHOTO: Vapor is released into the sky at a refinery in Wilmington, California March 24, 2012. REUTERS/Bret Read More

Trump to bar California from setting vehicle emission rules: sources

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration will announce as early as Wednesday it is revoking California’s authority to set its own greenhouse gas and vehicle fuel efficiency standards and barring all states from setting such rules, two auto industry officials said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: Reacquired Volkswagen and Audi diesel (gasoil) cars sit in a Read More

Vale misled public on dangerous dams, prompting Brazil probe: source

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RIO DE JANEIRO/BRASILIA/SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Faced with public outrage after its second mining dam collapse in four years killed at least 240 people in Brazil, Vale SA misrepresented what it had done to shut down its riskiest dams, a review of the company’s statements shows. The logo of the Brucutu mine owned by Brazilian Read More

Trump to bar California from setting vehicle emissions rules: sources

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration will announce as early as Wednesday it is revoking California’s authority to set its own vehicle greenhouse gas standards and blocking states from setting tailpipe emission rules — a move that will spark a furious legal challenge, two auto industry officials said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: Reacquired Volkswagen and Read More

Trump to bar California for setting vehicle emissions rules: sources

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FILE PHOTO: Reacquired Volkswagen and Audi diesel (gasoil) cars sit in a desert graveyard near Victorville, California, U.S. March 28, 2018. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration will announce as early as Wednesday it is revoking California’s authority to set its own vehicle greenhouse gas standards and declare that states are pre-empted from Read More

French-owned STAR group commits to maize audit in Madagascar

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ANTANANARIVO (Reuters) – French-owned beverage company STAR said on Tuesday it has requested an independent audit of its supply chain in Madagascar following media reports linking maize production to deforestation in the west of the country. Slash and burn agriculture was the biggest driver of tree loss in Madagascar last year, causing the world’s fourth Read More

Apple says $14 billion EU tax order ‘defies reality and common sense’

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LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) – The European Union’s order to Apple (AAPL.O) to pay 13 billion euros ($14 billion) in back taxes “defies reality and common sense”, the U.S. firm said as the two sides sparred in a case key to the EU’s crackdown on sweetheart deals to multinationals. The iPhone maker is appealing to Europe’s second Read More

Elon Musk invokes ‘another Epstein’ defense, redefines ‘pedo guy’ as innocent insult in legal battle with British diver

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Tesla tycoon Elon Musk was worried British cave rescuer Vern Unsworth might be “another Jeffrey Epstein,” he said in a sworn deposition – but his initial tweets calling the diver a “pedo guy” were just innocent internet insults. Musk only called Unsworth a “pedo guy” as a generic insult, “synonymous with ‘creepy old man’ and Read More

Maha Energy AB (publ) (“Maha” or the “Company”) Announces Operational Update and Changes in Senior Management

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­­­Maha Energy AB (publ)Strandvägen 5ASE-114 51 Stockholmwww.mahaenergy.ca Press releaseStockholmSeptember 16, 2019 Maha Energy AB (publ) (“Maha” or the “Company”) Announces Operational Update and Changes in Senior Management 7-TTG-3D-SES Update The Company is pleased to provide the following operational update for the drilling of 7-TTG-3D-SES well (the “Well”). After 65 days of Well drilling operations, a Read More