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Marriott to open 1,700 hotels, return $11 billion to shareholders by 2021

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(Reuters) – Marriott International Inc said on Monday it plans to open more than 1,700 hotels and return up to $11 billion to shareholders by 2021 as part of its three-year growth strategy, sending its shares up as much as 3 percent. FILE PHOTO: Signage for the New York Marriott Marquis is seen in Manhattan, Read More

Prized pigeon: Someone just paid €1.25 million for a bird

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A Belgian pigeon-race champion has become the most expensive bird of its kind ever sold after the feathered racer almost tripled the previous highest price to €1.25 million ($1.4 million). An online auction for the star bird named Armando finished on Sunday after nearly two weeks of bids, according to the pigeon sport website Pigeon Read More

NZ terror attack: Gun law reforms within 10 days

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Changes to New Zealand’s gun laws following the Christchurch terror attack will be announced within 10 days, says Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. Overwhelming public opinion appears in favour of tightening the laws, especially on semi-automatic weapons, after 50 people were killed in Friday’s shooting at two mosques. Ms Ardern said cabinet ministers had made a Read More

Texas LNG Receives United States Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Final Environmental Impact Statement

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Houston, Texas, USA, March 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The United States Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC”) has issued the Final Environmental Impact Statement (“FEIS”) for Texas LNG Brownsville LLC’s (“Texas LNG Brownsville”) proposed 2 train, 4 million tonnes per annum (“MTA”) LNG export facility located in the Port of Brownsville, Texas (the “Project”). The Read More

Exclusive: Eldorado Resorts, Caesars explore merger – sources

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(Reuters) – U.S. casino operators Eldorado Resorts Inc and Caesars Entertainment Corp are in the early stages of exploring a merger, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday. FILE PHOTO: The marquee sign at Caesars Palace hotel is seen on the strip in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. February 16, 2011. REUTERS/Steve Marcus/File Photo The Read More

Trump urges General Motors to reopen Ohio plant in tweet

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A sign welcomes visitors to the General Motors Lordstown Complex, assembly plant in Warren, Ohio, U.S., November 26, 2018. REUTERS/Alan Freed WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump urged General Motors Co (GM.N) to reopen Ohio plant in a tweet on Saturday, ten days after the plant made its last Chevrolet Cruze. The last Cruze Read More

New Zealand shooting suspect’s worldwide trips investigated

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The Australian accused of the deadly shooting at two mosques in New Zealand traveled around the globe, including Eastern Europe, Turkey, Pakistan and probably North Korea. Authorities in several countries are probing his trips. Before his shooting spree left 49 worshipers dead and 40 people injured in Christchurch on Friday, Brenton Harrison Tarrant published a manifesto where Read More

Bringing sexy back: Elon Musk unveils Tesla’s 2nd electric SUV Model Y

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Tesla’s mid-size electric SUV, the Model Y, was presented Thursday night in Hawthorne, California. The mass-market car will have a base price of $39,000 and a 230-mile battery range. According to the company’s CEO and founder, Elon Musk, the new SUV will have 66 cubic feet of cargo space, comparable to a Jeep Grand Cherokee. Read More

CERAWeek 2019: LNG key factor in energy transition

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By CRAIG FLEMING, TECHNICAL EDITOR, WORLD OIL on 3/14/2019 HOUSTON — On the third day (Wednesday, March 13) of CERAWeek by IHS Markit, the industry’s business leaders outlined global economic trends, shifting geopolitics, emerging government policies and advances in technologies. The majority of the day’s sessions outlined how the transition will occur and to define Read More