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Just Energy Announces Appointment of Walter M. Higgins III to Board of Directors

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TORONTO, Aug. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Just Energy Group Inc. (TSX:JE; NYSE:JE) (“Just Energy”), as previously announced, Mr. Walter M. Higgins III has been appointed to Just Energy’s Board of Directors, as an independent director. Mr. Higgins is currently the Chairman of the Board of South Jersey Industries Inc. Prior to this position, Mr. Read More

Stocks rattled, oil sinks as bond markets scream recession

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TOKYO/SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian stocks stumbled and oil prices extended a punishing sell-off on Thursday as investors feared an historic drop in long-term U.S. bond yields could portend a recession globally. FILE PHOTO: A man uses a mobile phone in front of an electronic board showing Japan’s Nikkei average outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, Read More

Just Energy Reports Fiscal First Quarter 2020 Results

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Previously Announced Strategic Review ProgressingBase EBITDA from Continuing Operations of $24.2 MillionBusiness Remains Strong with Embedded Gross Margin of $2.1 BillionCommon Share Dividend Suspended as part of Strategic ReviewWalter M. Higgins III has been appointed to the Board of Directors TORONTO, Aug. 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Just Energy Group Inc. (TSX:JE; NYSE:JE) (“Just Energy” Read More

Halcón Announces Appointment of New Chief Financial Officer

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Houston, Aug. 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Halcón Resources Corporation (OTC PINK: HKRS) (“Halcón” or the “Company”) today announced that Ragan T. Altizer has been appointed Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of the Company effective August 14, 2019. Mr. Altizer will replace Quentin Hicks, who resigned as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Read More

Dow posts biggest one-day drop since October as recession fears take hold

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street sold off sharply on Wednesday as recession fears gripped the market after the U.S. Treasury yield curve temporarily inverted for the first time in 12 years. All three major U.S. indexes closed down about 3%, with the blue-chip Dow posting its biggest one-day point drop since October after 2-year Read More

Microsoft’s latest privacy policy says vendors listen to voice data

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FILE PHOTO: The Microsoft sign is shown on top of the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, California, U.S. October 19,2018. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) said on Wednesday it updated its privacy policy to let customers know that it had been collecting voice data of its users with the help of employees Read More

U.S. stocks stumble on fears of looming recession

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street stumbled on Wednesday as investors fled equities for safe-haven assets, seeking shelter amid gathering signs that a recession could be on the horizon. All three major U.S. indexes were sharply lower as short- and long-dated Treasury yields inverted for the first time in 12 years, a potential signal of Read More

‘Mistake made’ after NZ mosque attack suspect sends letter from jail cell

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Officials in New Zealand have admitted making a mistake after the Christchurch mosque attack suspect was allowed to send a handwritten letter from his Auckland prison cell. The six-page letter written by Brenton Tarrant was posted on the controversial website 4chan earlier this week – a platform that contains threads on white supremacy. It comes Read More

Facebook employed contractors to listen to user recordings

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Facebook has admitted using contractors to listen to and transcribe recordings of users without their knowledge. The tech giant told Sky News it had now followed Apple and Google in stopping the practice, which was first reported after contractors who worked on the project spoke to Bloomberg. “Much like Apple and Google, we paused human Read More