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Billionaire seeks to replace 40% of Occidental’s board of directors

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7/19/2019 HOUSTON – Carl Icahn formally asked Occidental Petroleum Corp. investors to help him replace four of the company’s 10 directors and potentially push for a sale. Icahn and Occidental Chief Executive Officer Vicki Hollub spoke three times in the last six weeks both by phone and in person to discuss his ideas about corporate Read More

Icahn launches proxy fight after stalled talks with Occidental CEO

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HOUSTON (Reuters) – Activist investor Carl Icahn on Thursday formally launched a proxy fight against Occidental Petroleum (OXY.N) to win control of four board seats, according to a regulatory filing, after talks with the oil company’s chief executive failed to reach an agreement. FILE PHOTO: Billionaire activist-investor Carl Icahn gives an interview on FOX Business Read More

US to divert funds from ‘poor Central American children’ to pay Guaido salaries, propaganda – report

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Instead of spending some $41.9 million on humanitarian aid for Guatemala and Honduras, the US has reportedly decided to pump the spare money into Venezuela’s opposition leader Juan Guaido so he can seize power in Caracas. With Guaido’s campaign to oust Venezuelan President Nicholas Maduro failing to gain traction in the last several months, Washington Read More

SEC reaches $60 million settlements involving ex-American Realty executives

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Two former executives at American Realty Capital Properties Inc, including the onetime billionaire who built it, have reached more than $60 million in settlements with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission of charges they wrongfully extracted millions of dollars from the real estate investment trust. FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Securities and Read More

Barricades & tear gas: 150+ arrested amid Bastille Day celebrations (PHOTO, VIDEO)

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Riot police and anti-government protesters faced off during Bastille Day celebrations in Paris. Dozens of people were arrested, with calls for president Emmanuel Macron to resign again being chanted out loud. An increasing number of demonstrators flocked to the Champs Elysees avenue around midday on Sunday, setting objects alight and trying to block the iconic Read More

Guaido agrees to new round of talks with Maduro, but only to ‘end the dictatorship’

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After weeks of dismissing persistent calls by Caracas to resume dialogue, US-backed Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guiado has agreed to talks in Barbados, while still calling President Nicholas Maduro a “usurper” who must go. Guaido, who declared himself ‘interim president’ of Venezuela in January and has since enlisted the support of the US and its Read More

Time machine? Netflix’s ‘The Last Czars’ shows Red Square in 1905 with Lenin’s mausoleum

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Netflix’s new docudrama dramatizes the story of Russia’s last tsar, Nicholas II, and the demise of his dynasty. In the series’ version of reality in 1905, Lenin is already dead and laid to rest right in the heart of Moscow. The new six-episode production, which mixes commentary from historians and dramatized scenes, was released by Read More

MEXCO ENERGY CORPORATION REPORTS FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR FISCAL 2019 AND PLANS FOR DEVELOPMENT OF PROPERTIES

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MIDLAND, TX, June 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mexco Energy Corporation (NYSE American: MXC) reported results on its Annual Report, Form 10-K to the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2019. The Company reported a net loss of $12,946 or ($0.01) per diluted share, for fiscal year 2019, an Read More

Huawei says U.S. ban hurting more than expected, to wipe $30 billion off revenue

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HONG KONG (Reuters) – China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has taken a harder-than-expected hit from a U.S. ban, the company’s founder and CEO Ren Zhengfei said, and slashed revenue expectations for the year. Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei attends a panel discussion at the company headquarters in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, China June 17, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Song Read More

Huawei CEO expects sales to drop to $100 billion in 2019, 2020

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Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei attends a panel discussion at the company headquarters in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, China June 17, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Song HONG KONG (Reuters) – China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd expects sales to drop to around $100 billion this year and the next, CEO Ren Zhengfei said on Monday, as its business comes under Read More