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State approves Enbridge Line 3 replacement pipeline | News

State approves Enbridge Line 3 replacement pipeline | News Enbridge convinced the commission that replacing the 1960s-era pipeline, which is increasingly prone to corrosion and cracking, is necessary for safety and to ensure reliable deliveries of sufficient crude oil to Midwest refineries. While the company maintains that the new pipeline is needed to replace the existing and aging Line 3, opponents argue the line contributes to climate change, violates ... [Full Article...]

Trump urges Saudis to raise oil output ‘by two million barrels’

Trump urges Saudis to raise oil output ‘by two million barrels’ Trump wrote on Twitter that he had asked the king in a phone call to increase oil production "to make up the difference.Prices to (sic) high!" A little over an hour later, the state-run Saudi Press Agency reported on the call, but offered few details. [Full Article...]

Adidas Warns Millions of U.S

Adidas Warns Millions of U.S Consumers are no longer overly surprised when news of a breach affecting millions is revealed. The CERT recommends you should never use the same password for different sites, and you should avoid using words in your passwords that can be found in a dictionary. [Full Article...]

Vancouver restaurant manager fired for refusing service to customer wearing Trump hat

Vancouver restaurant manager fired for refusing service to customer wearing Trump hat Eva Gates, vice president of operations and human resources for the Sequoia Company of Restaurants, says the capped patron was sitting on the patio at Vancouver's Teahouse in Stanley Park on Tuesday when the floor manager approached him. But the company said he is expected to follow and promote the company's "philosophy of tolerance and respect" as a Teahouse representative. "[Hodge] was aware... [Full Article...]

Saudis will pump up oil production, says Trump

Trump said in a tweet, citing a phone call with Saudi King Salman . According to Bloomberg , Saudi state media have confirmed a phone call between Trump and King Salman took place, but have not confirmed any agreement on production increases. [Full Article...]

Chevy Volt charges in half the time of last year's model

Chevy Volt charges in half the time of last year's model The 7.2kW charger is aimed at owners who like "opportunity charging" - plugging in for a quick top-up when the chance arises - and drops full recharge time to 2.3 hours when hooked up to the right kind of socket. The company has changed its automatic engine-assisted heating system, enabling drivers to use battery power alone in temperatures as low as 13 degrees F. [Full Article...]

Oil dips but markets remain tight due to disruptions

Oil dips but markets remain tight due to disruptions Oil prices rebounded strongly amid reports that the U.S. State Department said it will require companies to cut oil imports from Iran to zero by November. West Texas Intermediate crude for August delivery increased 69 cents to settle at $73.45 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, the highest level since November 2014. [Full Article...]

Walgreens tops profit estimates, authorizes share buyback

Walgreens tops profit estimates, authorizes share buyback The stock price is showing 3.08% distance above 50 SMA. In practice, however, the reverse is true. The Stock price bearish move to its 20 SMA, getting attention form Day Traders as 20-SMA is the last stop on the bus for short-term traders. [Full Article...]

Canada announces billions in retaliatory tariffs against US

Canada announces billions in retaliatory tariffs against US On the long list of items to be targeted are gherkins, a popular pickled treat in Canada, and one that Woodbridge produces at his plant. We get along, we welcome Americans here, Canadians are welcome in the United States. It buys tens of billions of USA dollars worth of parts from U.S. suppliers every year, and has invested over US$22 billion in United States manufacturing operations since 2009. [Full Article...]

Iran's leaders seek ways to defend economy from U.S. sanctions

Al Jazeera's Rosiland Jordan, reporting from Washington , DC, said "it is not unusual" for the White House to put pressure on OPEC members to increase oil output "mainly because the U.S. "I think the difficulty for them is to distinguish what is a real ask from what is public posturing". Meantime, a major oil producer in Canada suffered a power outage, disrupting the flow of crude to the Unit... [Full Article...]

Tehran rejects United States call to cut Iran oil exports to zero

Tehran rejects United States call to cut Iran oil exports to zero Oil markets have tightened significantly since 2017, when OPEC and its partners started withholding supply to prop up slumping prices at the time. Oil prices are higher Tuesday, as output uncertainty helps halt the slide experienced in the valuable commodity Monday. [Full Article...]

Oil jumps as market anticipates US sanctions on Iran

Oil jumps as market anticipates US sanctions on Iran The U.S. government wants to stop Tehran exporting oil to cut off a vital supply of finance, and hopes other big oil producers in the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and Russian Federation will make up for the deficit. There's a risk that supplies from Iran could be cut further as there's pressure on other countries to join the United States in sanctions, he said. Major buyers ... [Full Article...]

In farewell to USA shoppers, Toys 'R' Us urges 'Play on!'

In farewell to USA shoppers, Toys 'R' Us urges 'Play on!' An obvious frontrunner will be Party City, which hired Jamie Uitdenhowen, a former top executive at Toys "R" Us, as its chief merchandising officer in December 2017 (three months after Toys "R" Us filed for bankruptcy ). "I'm sad", Tina Ohemenj said. We do live in a sad day and it was a crushing blow to the inner child in millions of people. Jacob Rabon IV tweeted two of the photos with the cap... [Full Article...]

Trump joins Taiwan's tycoon Terry Gou at Wisconsin Foxconn plant ceremony

Trump joins Taiwan's tycoon Terry Gou at Wisconsin Foxconn plant ceremony It chose Wisconsin after being prodded by Trump and others, including House Speaker Paul Ryan, whose district will include the plant. "Your customers won't be happy if you don't". Scott Walker have grabbed a pair of golden shovels and moved piles of dirt under the hot June sun as part of a ceremonial groundbreaking for the Foxconn Technology Group project. [Full Article...]

GM may slash American jobs because of Trump tariffs

The administration used the same legal justification to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports this spring. Automakers and manufacturers are warning that President TrumpDonald John TrumpCanadian prime minister commemorates victims of Maryland newspaper shooting Trump suggested to Macron that France should leave the European Union: report Maryland newspaper writer in emotional interview:... [Full Article...]

Automakers to warn Trump of higher vehicle costs if tariff imposed

Automakers to warn Trump of higher vehicle costs if tariff imposed Trump told automakers at a meeting in the White House on May 11 that he was planning to impose tariffs of 20 percent or 25 percent on some imported vehicles, and sharply criticized Germany's automotive trade surplus with the U.S. "The increased costs associated with the proposed tariffs may result in diminishing the U.S.' competitiveness in developing these advanced technologies", it said. [Full Article...]

Tulip suspends output at Scottish plant amid Carbon dioxide shortage

Tulip suspends output at Scottish plant amid Carbon dioxide shortage Soft drinks giant Coca-Cola has temporarily paused some production in the United Kingdom due to a shortage of carbon dioxide gas but insists that supplies remain unaffected. It comes at a bad time, with Britain experiencing a heatwave, and England about to play Belgium at the World Cup . Beer, fizzy drinks and meat producers have all warned of possible shortages caused by a lack of the gas ... [Full Article...]

Rahul Gandhi targets Modi over rise in Indian money in Swiss banks

Rahul Gandhi targets Modi over rise in Indian money in Swiss banks According to the Swiss National Bank (SNB), funds held by Indians directly with Swiss banks rose to Rs. 6,891r in 2017, while wealth held through fiduciaries or managers increased to Rs. However, it rose by 6 percent and 16 percent during 2014 and 2015, respectively. "This has led to misinformed reaction in certain circles raising a query whether the Government's anti-black money steps have yiel... [Full Article...]

Boeing's hypersonic passenger jet could cross the Atlantic in 2 hours

Boeing's hypersonic passenger jet could cross the Atlantic in 2 hours The concept aircraft, which was unveiled at the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Aviation 2018 conference in Atlanta, is part of a long-range development plan with both commercial and military applications, the news outlet reported. [Full Article...]

China Says Its Trade Practices Benefit World

China Says Its Trade Practices Benefit World The country's imports in goods jumped from US$243.6 billion in 2001 to US$1.84 trillion previous year, which averaged a growth of 13.5 percent annually and made China the world's second-largest importer, he said. The contract gained $2.23 to settle at $72.76 per barrel on Wednesday. U.S. crude stocks fell almost 10 million barrels last week while the fall in Canadian exports helped drain supplie... [Full Article...]


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