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Climate-Friendly Coal Technology Works But Is Proving Difficult To Scale Up

Climate-Friendly Coal Technology Works But Is Proving Difficult To Scale Up

Democratic Govs. Jerry Brown of California and Andrew Cuomo of NY said in a joint statement that they will help fill the void left by Trump's decision to unravel former President Barack Obama's plan...

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Which insiders are selling First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR)?

Which insiders are selling First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR)?

Kaleta sold 8,492 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, February 23rd. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 23,696 shares of the company's stock, ...

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Hoffman revels in dream start as Masters leader embraces Augusta challenge

Hoffman revels in dream start as Masters leader embraces Augusta challenge

Spieth did too. If he wasn't already contemplating, even fearing, this shot - the very same shot that led to the devastating quadruple bogey a year ago that cost him a chance to win back-to-back...

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Electronics retailer hhgregg is going out of business

Electronics retailer hhgregg is going out of business

Macy's and JCPenney also are shuttering department stores around the country. The Sears sign is already gone from that large building's front facade. It filed for bankruptcy protection in March. Since...

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Oil Surges After US Strike Against Syria Roils Global Markets

Oil Surges After US Strike Against Syria Roils Global Markets

The strike early Friday morning in Syria targeted hangars, planes and fuel tanks at one Syrian military airfield, according to a USA official. The toughest USA action yet in Syria's six-year-old civ...

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Spieth rallies, roars back into contention

Spieth rallies, roars back into contention

It was his first visit, in completion, to the famed hole since his Masters meltdown past year when he twice plopped his ball in Rae's Creek and took a seven, costing himself back-to-back titles. Headi...

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In wake of Syria airstrike, approval and criticism from USA allies, rivals

In wake of Syria airstrike, approval and criticism from USA allies, rivals

Before the summit, trade disputes and North Korea's nuclear and missile programs were tipped to top the list of discussions between Trump and Xi, who returns to China on Friday afternoon. Anthony Rugg...

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Trump considers rearranging the seats at his table

Trump considers rearranging the seats at his table

And in fairness, the Trump and Kushner families both have long histories of donating to and endorsing Democrats (including Hillary Clinton). right up until Donald chose to run for president, as a ...

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California lawmakers approve $5-bn a year plan to fund infrastructure

California lawmakers approve $5-bn a year plan to fund infrastructure

But Gov. Brown gained an ally in the one Republican to vote for the new tax hike, State Sen. Brown has lobbied for the bill since he unveiled it with legislative leaders last week, saying it was the s...

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Hiring slows, but US unemployment falls to 10-year low

Hiring slows, but US unemployment falls to 10-year low

Perhaps he is struggling to reconcile taking credit for the new unemployment rate, which fell to a 10-year low of 4.5 percent, without acknowledging the jobs growth slowdown. In the past three months,...

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Truck attack that killed 3 in Stockholm may be terror act

Police say that they can not exclude this is an act of terror based on other events in Europe. A truck plowed into pedestrians Friday outside a busy department store in Stockholm, Sweden, killing fo...

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Czech koruna flies higher after central bank removes cap

Czech koruna flies higher after central bank removes cap

The crown duly rose after the cap was lifted, but the gain of 1.7 percent to 26.575 to the euro was relatively muted - a sharp contrast to the chaotic few minutes of trading that followed the Swiss ...

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Women banned from participating in Tehran's marathon

Women banned from participating in Tehran's marathon

Non-profit "Free to Run", which encourages women and girls mainly from conflict areas to participate in sport and experience the outdoors, said in a Facebook post on Sunday that the authorities had be...

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British PM Theresa May visits Saudi Arabia, chooses not to wear headscarf

British PM Theresa May visits Saudi Arabia, chooses not to wear headscarf

However, she has come under pressure from politician to tackle Saudi Arabia on its human rights record and alleged infringements of global law in its military intervention in Yemen, in which it is a...

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Only 98000 New Jobs Were Created In March, Labor Department Says

Construction, for example: The industry only added 6,000 jobs in March. The difference reflects a little-known aspect of the monthly jobs reports: The count of jobs and the number of people who ...

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BMW, Hyundai, Mercedes-Benz: good riddance O'Reilly

The number of companies pulling their advertising from Fox News' "The O'Reilly Factor", hosted by Bill O'Reilly, continues to increase - the current tally now stands at 22, with Coldwell Banker ...

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US unemployment drops to 4.5%, lowest in decade

US unemployment drops to 4.5%, lowest in decade

The drop in unemployment rate came as the household survey of employment showed an increase of 472,000 people, while the labor force increased by just 145,000 people. The February unemployment rate fo...

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US trade deficit falls as exports hit two-year high

The trade gap in goods and services fell 9.6% in February from a month earlier to a seasonally adjusted $43.56 billion, the Commerce Department said Tuesday. The small rise in exports in February was ...

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March Jobs Report: Oil And Gas Hiring Is Strong

March Jobs Report: Oil And Gas Hiring Is Strong

Economists polled by Reuters had forecast payrolls increasing 180,000 last month and the unemployment rate unchanged at 4.7 per cent. As the unemployment rate continues its steady decline by droppin...

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On Golf Course, Trump Talks Health Care With Dr. Rand Paul

A Republican senator playing a major role in the attempt to revive the healthcare bill said today that the Trump administration and Republican l lawmakers were still at an "impasse" in talks. Paul has...

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Tesla Delivers More Cars Than Expected

Tesla Delivers More Cars Than Expected

The record number of deliveries for the first quarter starts the year off right for Tesla . Weekly production of 10,000 vehicles is still a long way to go for Tesla , compared to 25,000 vehicles d...

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United In Hot Water For Refusing To Board Two Girls Wearing Leggings

The girls, whose ages were not specified, were not allowed onto the morning flight on Sunday from Denver to Minneapolis as they were travelling under an employee travel pass that includes a specific...

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USA missile strike could resonate beyond Syria

The airbase is a small installation with two runways, and the strike came in response for a chemical weapons attack Tuesday in Syria. USA ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Friday ...

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Tornado Watch in effect just south of Fredericksburg

Tornado Watch in effect just south of Fredericksburg

As of right now, there isn't any part of North Carolina being considered for a Tornado Watch , but it is still early. In the event of severe weather, you should have a portable radio or weather rad...

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Bond-holding cut gradual, Fed official says

Far from worrying that the economy is in danger of overheating, the minutes make it clear that Fed officials see the risks to economic growth as "tilted to the downside". Trump has promised to return ...

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Norton breaks try scoring record at Hong Kong World Rugby Sevens Series

Norton breaks try scoring record at Hong Kong World Rugby Sevens Series

Speaking to Nampa on Thursday, sevens team coach Robbie Dickson said the team prepared well and their aim was to win and get promoted to the HSBC World Series. "They will make mistakes, but that is pa...

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Two-Party Rejection to Build Border Wall Grows in USA

Two-Party Rejection to Build Border Wall Grows in USA

We're not going to put it on our side and cede the river to Mexico. Reiterating remarks he made at a meeting of the Public Lands Council in Washington yesterday, Zinke acknowledged the president's p...

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Jared Kushner omits some foreign contacts on security form

Jared Kushner omits some foreign contacts on security form

Michael Flynn, the president's first national security adviser, had his own security clearance suspended for failure to properly disclose contacts with foreign officials and was sacked February 13 for...

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Children killed in U.S. airstrikes, claims Syrian state media

This was the first direct United States military action against the Syrian government during the years-long civil war that has ravaged the country. On Friday, senior USA military officials were lo...

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Moreno Evelyn V Buys 21550 Shares of U.S. Bancorp (USB)

During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.43 earnings per share. Russell Investments Group Ltd. bought a new position in shares of U.S. If you are reading this piece of conte...

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Dog Attacks Against Postal Workers Highest Since 1980s

Dog Attacks Against Postal Workers Highest Since 1980s

Los Angeles led the country with 80 postal employees getting bitten by dogs. Nationwide, 6,755 postal employees were attacked by dogs in 2016, according to the Postal Service. Children should also b...

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Donald Trump hails friendship with China's Xi as missiles head to Syria

While Trump would not say what he wants China to do specifically, he said he thinks China will "want to be stepping up" in trying to deter North Korea's nuclear ambitions. working relationship and...

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Iran condemns air strike in Syria, Britain, Australia give support

Assad in any solution or settlement". It is a war crime. Saudi Arabia had been deeply critical of Trump´s predecessor Barack Obama´s 2013 decision to hold off on military reprisals against the Syria...

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United Airlines gate agent bars two young girls in leggings

The girls, traveling under a pass granted to airline employees, were wearing skin-tight leggings . The girls were flying on an employee's travel pass, and the airline has a dress code for those p...

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Trump welcomes Xi for first summit amidst Syria crisis

Metzl said, "President Xi has no real incentive to take major steps on North Korea, because China believes it is better off with even a nuclear-armed and hostile North Korea on its border, than with a...

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