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Tear gas, water cannons, injuries: Chaos erupts in Nantes amid Yellow Vests rally (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)

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Yellow Vests protests against President Emmanuel Macron’s economic polices hit France for the 44th weekend in a row. It got especially heated in Nantes where clashes between police and protesters left several people injured. Some 1,800 people took to the streets of the city on Saturday, according to police figures. This week, the Yellow Vests Read More

Covia Closes the Sale of the Winchester and Western Railroad for $105 Million

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INDEPENDENCE, Ohio, Sept. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Covia (NYSE:CVIA), a leading provider of mineral-based and material solutions for the Industrial and Energy markets, announced that effective today, it has closed on the sale of the Winchester and Western Railroad to an affiliate of OmniTRAX, Inc. (“OmniTRAX”). Gross proceeds are $105 million in cash, subject Read More

Permian Basin natural gas prices up as a new pipeline nears completion

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September 6, 2019 Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on Natural Gas Intelligence Natural gas spot prices at the Waha hub in western Texas, located near Permian Basin production, settled at $1.55/million British thermal units (MMBtu) on August 15, the highest price since March 2019. This price increase coincides with the 2 billion cubic feet Read More

Dozens injured after train smashes into truck & derails in Yokohama, Japan (VIDEOS)

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A Keikyu Line train has derailed after colliding with a truck in Yokohama, Japan, injuring approximately 30 people and causing a fire.​ Some 30 people were injured when an express train traveling from Aoto Station to Misakiguchi hit a truck at a railroad crossing in Kanagawa-ku, Yokohama on Thursday morning at around 11:40am local time, Read More

Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission rejects the “Green New Deal”

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8/28/2019 MEDORA, ND – The Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission (IOGCC) this week passed Railroad Commission Chairman Wayne Christian’s (R – Texas) resolution urging the federal government to oppose the Green New Deal in the spirit of cooperative federalism. “Last week, Senator Bernie Sanders unveiled his $16.3 trillion Green New Deal plan which would Read More

Record rain in south Japan brings flood chaos, kills at least two

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Torrential rain triggered floods and landslides in Japan on Wednesday, killing at least two people and prompting authorities to order more than 900,000 people to leave their homes while another million were advised to move to safety. More than twice the usual rainfall for the whole of August has fallen over parts Read More

Record rains in southern Japan cause floods, kill two

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An aerial view shows submerged houses and facilities at a flooded area in Takeo, Saga prefecture, southern Japan August 28, 2019, in this photo taken by Kyodo. Mandatory credit Kyodo/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS – THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. MANDATORY CREDIT. JAPAN OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN JAPAN. TOKYO (Reuters) Read More

Russia to build €2bn bridge as part of route linking Europe & Western China

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Authorities in Russia’s Samara Region are ready to begin construction of a 4km-long (2.5 miles) bridge across the Volga; it is the first part of an ambitious international traffic corridor linking Europe with Western China. The bridge will cost 120.8 billion rubles (€1.6 billion or $1.8 billion), according to the latest version of the construction Read More