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Emergency powers imposed after Sri Lanka bomb attacks

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Emergency powers have come into force in Sri Lanka following a series of bomb attacks on Easter Sunday. The powers, which came into place at midnight local time on Monday, will allow police and the military extensive powers to detain and interrogate suspects without court orders. A government minister said militant group National Thawheed Jama’ut Read More

Oceaneering takes delivery of the Ocean Evolution

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4/22/2019 Ocean Evolution. Photo: Oceaneering. HOUSTON — Oceaneering International, Inc. is pleased to announce that the company has taken delivery of the advanced subsea construction support vessel, Ocean Evolution.   The vessel has completed sea trials and received all necessary ABS and U.S. Coast Guard certifications and is currently in Port Fourchon, La., completing final Read More

Model S fire video adds to Tesla woes pre-results

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Video of a parked Tesla Inc Model S exploding and a Wall Street downgrade of the electric carmaker’s stock pushed shares down 4 percent on Monday, as it prepared to issue results for a troubled first quarter. FILE PHOTO: A Tesla logo is seen on a wheel rim during the media day Read More

Sri Lanka: Emergency powers imposed after bomb attacks

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Emergency powers will come into force in Sri Lanka from midnight on Monday, following a series of bomb attacks on Easter Sunday. The powers will allow police and the military extensive powers to detain and interrogate suspects without court orders. Sri Lankan police are to investigate whether warnings of attacks were ignored or missed before Read More

‘Warnings were missed’ before attacks – Sri Lankan ministers

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Sri Lankan police will investigate whether warnings of attacks were ignored or missed before the violence in eight locations on Easter Sunday. At least 290 people have been killed in a series of explosions targeting churches and hotels in Sri Lanka, and two minister have suggested intelligence officers knew something of the attacks beforehand. Since Read More

Tesla investigates video of parked Model S exploding in Shanghai

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – U.S. electric vehicle (EV) maker Tesla Inc said it has sent a team to investigate a video on Chinese social media which showed a parked Tesla Model S car exploding, the latest in a string of fire incidents involving Tesla’s cars. FILE PHOTO: A Tesla logo is seen on a wheel rim Read More

‘Buying stairway to heaven?’ Pamela Anderson slams the rich for self-serving Notre Dame donations

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While most were happy that wealthy donors gave $1 billion to rebuild Notre Dame, actress Pamela Anderson had a different take, claiming the “one percent” had their own interests at heart and that the Church is rich enough already. The model and former Baywatch actress made her latest hard-hitting political contribution in a tweet. This Read More

New Apple lab uses robots to rip apart devices for recycling materials

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(Reuters) – Apple Inc is notorious for keeping what happens in its laboratories a closely guarded secret. But the iPhone maker plans to share openly everything that happens in its newest lab in Austin, Texas. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Apple company is seen outside an Apple store in Bordeaux, France, March 22, 2019. REUTERS/Regis Read More

Notre-Dame to be shut for five or six years after major fire

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Notre-Dame Cathedral “will be closed for five to six years” as it recovers from Monday’s devastating fire, its rector has said. The estimate came as France launched an international competition to design a new spire, after the old one collapsed in the blaze. To mark 48 hours since the tragedy, bells have been ringing out Read More