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Divided Fed set to cut interest rates this week, but then what?

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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Deep disagreements within the Federal Reserve over the economic outlook and how the U.S. central bank should respond will not stop policymakers from cutting interest rates at a two-day meeting that begins on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell testifies before a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Read More

Orthodox schism: Priests in Western Europe reject Constantinople, side with Moscow

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Some 100 parishes of the Russian Orthodox tradition in France and other Western European nations are to become part of the Moscow Patriarchate after rejecting an order to dissolve given by Moscow’s rival Constantinople. The world of Orthodoxy is currently experiencing a tectonic change after a schism between its two leading branches, the Russian Orthodox Read More

Climate change pushes U.S. fund managers to bet on AC makers

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Record heatwaves in Europe and Asia this summer are leading fund managers to buy shares of air conditioning manufacturers, betting that the public health risks of rising temperatures will compel businesses and apartment building owners to install cooling systems. FILE PHOTO: A pharmacy sign displays a temperature of 37 degrees Celsius Read More

Marksmen Announces Letter Agreement With Ohio Oil and Gas Company

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CALGARY, Alberta, Sept. 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Marksmen Energy Inc. (“Marksmen” or the “Company”) announces that it has entered into a Letter Agreement with a private oil and as company (“Third Party”) in Ohio, USA to plug back and recomplete up to 40 Rose Run formation wells in the by-passed Clinton Sandstone formation. Additionally, Read More

Royal wedding: How much will it cost?

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Everyone knows weddings are pricy. Meghan Markle’s upcoming wedding to Prince Harry in the UK will take things to the next level. Seasoned wedding planners estimate the cost for the May 19 wedding could reach £1 million ($1.4 million) or more. The cost for special security raises the bill much further. Still, even the most Read More

German politicians quarrel over climate foundation, citizen bond: sources

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BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s coalition government is split over the creation of a climate foundation that would aim to attract funds from citizens by issuing ‘green bonds’ with state-subsidised interest rates. FILE PHOTO: German Chancellor Angela Merkel delivers a spech at the start of the second day of the 10th Petersberger Klimadialog Read More

Expect Basrah Super Light in a few years, Iraq oil minister says

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Abu Dhabi — Iraq’s plans to offer a new Basrah Super Light crude grade will depend on the development of the country’s southern fields, oil minister Thamir Ghadhban said Wednesday, though he expects the stream to come online in the next few years. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Read More

Dorian victims emerged from the rubble and waved to our helicopter

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The village on Abaco Island doesn’t have a name, it never did. It doesn’t matter now – it doesn’t exist. Once home to 2,000 people, it is nothing more than a chopped up ruin of broken wood in the wake of Hurricane Dorian. As we circled overhead we were amazed to see signs of life, Read More

In a fracturing world, central banks still stuck together

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WASHINGTON/TOKYO/FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The last time major central banks shifted gears together, it was a cooperative move to keep the financial crisis of a decade ago from becoming a full-bore, worldwide depression. FILE PHOTO: The Federal Reserve building is pictured in Washington, DC, U.S., August 22, 2018. REUTERS/Chris Wattie/File Photo Now, a new round of Read More

First contact: Sky News reaches forgotten hurricane survivors

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The village on Abaco Island doesn’t have a name, it never did. It doesn’t matter now – it doesn’t exist. Once home to 2,000 people, it is nothing more than a chopped up ruin of broken wood. As we circled overhead we were amazed to see signs of life, washing on clothes lines and then Read More