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Missouri River towns face deluge as floods move downstream

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VALLEY, Neb. (Reuters) – A string of small Missouri towns prepared for the next deluge along the raging Missouri River on Wednesday after flooding wreaked nearly $1.5 billion in damage in Nebraska, killing at least four people and leaving another man missing. High water unleashed by last week’s late-winter storm and melting snow has already Read More

Missouri towns prepare for deluge as floods move downstream

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VALLEY, Neb. (Reuters) – A string of small Missouri towns on Wednesday prepared for the next deluge along the snow-melt-swollen Missouri River after flooding wreaked nearly $1.5 billion in damage in Nebraska, killing at least four people and leaving another man missing. High water unleashed by last week’s late-winter storm and swiftly melting snow this Read More

Missouri towns brace for more flooding as Nebraska cleans up

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VALLEY, Neb. (Reuters) – Small Missouri towns on Wednesday prepared for the next wave of flooding along the snow melt-swollen Missouri River after high waters wreaked an estimated $1 billion in damage in Nebraska, and officials warned the deadly disaster was far from over. Floodwaters spawned by last week’s late-winter storm and warmer weather that Read More

KLX Energy Services Announces the Acquisitions of Two Premier Oilfield Services Companies; Raises 2019 Guidance

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WELLINGTON, Fla., March 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — KLX Energy Services Holdings, Inc. (“KLX Energy Services” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:KLXE) announced today that it has completed the acquisitions of Red Bone Services (“Red Bone”), a premier provider of oilfield services primarily in the Mid-Con, providing, non-frac high pressure pumping, thru-tubing, fishing and certain other services, Read More

Deadly Midwestern U.S. floods threaten to spill south as Nebraska cleans up

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VALLEY, Neb. (Reuters) – Nebraskans struggled on Wednesday to clear the wreckage left by deadly floods that caused an estimated $1 billion in damage, while emergency officials farther south kept a wary eye on the Missouri and Mississippi rivers as the disaster threatened to spread. Floodwaters resulting from a late-winter storm last week and warming Read More

NASA baffled by mysterious, unexplained ejections on asteroid Bennu

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OSIRIS-REx, the NASA spacecraft analysing the asteroid Bennu, has made a remarkable discovery which upends our existing knowledge of space rock behavior and environment by blasting out inexplicable plumes of dust. The never-before-seen phenomenon was first noticed in January and has since been documented at least 11 times. Some of the dust expelled was blown Read More

Devastating Nebraska floods threaten to stretch into Southern U.S.

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BROWNVILLE, Neb. (Reuters) – Emergency officials in Southern U.S. states kept a wary eye on the Missouri and Mississippi rivers as massive flooding that killed four people and caused more than $1 billion in estimated damages to homes, businesses and crops threatened to extend south. Floodwaters resulting from a late-winter storm last week and warming Read More

The City of Mississauga Bypasses the Grid with Clear Blue Technologies’ Smart Off-Grid Lighting

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TORONTO, March 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Clear Blue Technologies International Inc. (“Clear Blue” or “the Company”) (TSXV: CBLU), the Smart Off-Grid™ company, today announced the installation of its Smart Off-Grid Illumient lighting systems in the City of Mississauga, Ontario. The project in Duncairn Downs Park, located in the Erin Mills Community, was completed late Read More

Sunrun Illustrates Potential for Home Solar and Batteries as Wildfire Mitigation Solution

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SAN FRANCISCO, March 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ahead of this week’s Wildfire Technology Innovation Summit in Sacramento, Sunrun Inc. (Nasdaq: RUN), the nation’s leading home solar, battery and energy services company, today issued a new technical analysis describing the role that distributed energy resources, such as home solar and batteries, can play in providing Read More

End of an era: The 30-year legacy of Kazakh President Nazarbayev (PHOTOS)

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The longest-serving Soviet-era leader, Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev, has stepped down, leaving behind a three-decade-long era that has shaped the country into what it is now. Nazarbayev held the presidential post since 1990 after serving as prime minister in the Soviet Republic of Kazakhstan. This makes him the longest-serving post-Soviet head of state, and until Read More