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RT France reporter hit by policeman while filming Yellow Vests protest

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A correspondent with RT France has been beaten with a baton by a police officer in the French city of Toulouse where he was filming a Yellow Vests protest. He was wearing press identification. A video the reporter shared on Twitter shows a police officer wearing riot gear and holding a baton striking him at Read More

‘This is about men’s behavior’: Cop speaks out after spate of women murdered in Australia

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A senior police officer in Australia has said that violence against women “is absolutely about men’s behavior” after dog-walkers discovered a woman’s body in Melbourne. Victoria Police Assistant Commissioner Luke Cornelius made the comments after the fourth killing of a women in public in Melbourne in less than a year. The officer said he couldn’t Read More

U.S. Well Services Finalizes $55 Million Sale of Convertible Preferred Stock to Fund Electric Frac Fleet Expansion

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HOUSTON, May 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — U.S. Well Services, Inc. (Nasdaq: USWS) today announced that it had finalized the $55 Million sale of newly issued Convertible Preferred Stock (or “Preferred Stock”) through a private placement with institutional investors. The financing provides further liquidity to help the Company fund ongoing growth initiatives in connection with Read More

Assange may spend the rest of his life in jail, he’s got a ‘HANGING judge’ – CIA whistleblower

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There is little hope for Julian Assange to be given a fair trial in the hands of the US justice system, former CIA analyst and whistleblower John Kiriakou, whose case was handled by the same District Court in Virginia, told RT. Kiriakou, who blew the whistle on the government-sanctioned torture program in 2007 and was sentenced to Read More

British Airways to resume Pakistan flights next week after a decade

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ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – British Airways will resume flights to Pakistan next week a decade after it suspended operations following a major hotel bombing, becoming the first Western airline to restart flights to the South Asian country. FILE PHOTO: A British Airways Boeing 747 comes in to land at Heathrow airport in London, June 25, 2018. Read More

China aluminum magnate Zhang Shiping dies aged 73

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FILE PHOTO: Chinese businessman Zhang Shiping attends a meeting in Beijing, China, March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer/File Photo BEIJING (Reuters) – Zhang Shiping, who oversaw the rise of China Hongqiao Group into the world’s biggest aluminum producer, died on Thursday at the age of 73, the company said. Zhang, who in 1994 took over the predecessor Read More

Cequence Energy Announces Proposed Debt Transaction Private Placement and Credit Facility Renewal Update

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CALGARY, Alberta, May 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cequence Energy Ltd. (“Cequence” or the “Company”) (TSX: CQE) is pleased to announce a proposed debt restructuring transaction, private placement and credit facility renewal update. Under the terms of a first amending agreement to the Company’s $60.0 million Term Loan entered into between the Company and the Read More

Trump says ‘dangerous’ Huawei could be included in U.S.-China trade deal

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WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Thursday U.S. complaints against Huawei Technologies Co Ltd might be resolved within the framework of a U.S.-China trade deal, while at the same time calling the Chinese telecommunications giant “very dangerous.” Washington last week effectively banned U.S. firms from doing business with Huawei, the world’s largest telecoms Read More

Pipestone Energy Corp. Implements Long Term Incentive Plan

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CALGARY, Alberta, May 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — (PIPE – TSX-V) Pipestone Energy Corp. (“Pipestone Energy” or the “Company”) is pleased to report that the board of directors (the “Board”) of Pipestone Energy have approved a long term incentive plan for the Company (the “LTIP”) allowing for the issuance of stock options (“Options”) exercisable for Read More

Gran Tierra Energy Inc. Announces Closing of $300 Million 7.750% Senior Notes Offering

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CALGARY, Alberta, May 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gran Tierra Energy Inc. (“Gran Tierra”) (NYSE American:GTE)(TSX:GTE)(LSE:GTE) today announced that it has completed its previously announced offering of $300 million aggregate principal amount of 7.750% Senior Notes due 2027 (the “Notes”) in a private placement to qualified institutional buyers in the United States pursuant to Rule Read More