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Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives, Inc. Announces Executive Management Changes

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INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives, Inc. (“IEA” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: IEA), a leading infrastructure construction company with specialized energy and heavy civil expertise, today announced that the Company’s Chief Financial Officer, Andrew Layman, has voluntarily resigned to pursue other opportunities. Mr. Layman’s departure is not based on any Read More

Outbreak will not change China’s commitments to buy U.S. goods: senior U.S. official

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government expects China to honor its commitments to buy more U.S. goods under a trade deal signed by the world’s two largest economies in January despite the fast-spreading coronavirus outbreak, a senior U.S. official said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: A truck carrying containers are seen near a Chinese flag at Read More

Coronavirus: Britons on Diamond Princess cruise ship to disembark and fly home

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Britons trapped on a coronavirus-hit cruise ship in Japan are preparing to disembark after 16 days of quarantine. About 70 UK nationals are expected to leave the ship and board a repatriation flight on Friday. They are due to land in Wiltshire on Saturday, and will be quarantined at Arrowe Park Hospital in Wirral. More Read More

WATCH private jet make fiery belly-landing at Daytona Beach airport in Florida

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A dramatic crash-landing of a twin-engine jet with two people on board at Daytona Beach International Airport has been captured in a chilling footage that shows the small plane skidding down a runway engulfed in flames. A fiery video of a Cessna Citation Mustang performing a landing without its gear in a tornado of sparks Read More

Hinds: The band who answered The Strokes’ last-minute call

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Question: what do you do when your musical heroes call you to play with them this week, but you’re 800 miles away and filled with cold? Answer: you say yes, of course. Duh. That’s the position Madrid-based indie band Hinds found themselves in on Sunday, after The Strokes invited the group to join them for Read More

New Mexico AG sues Google for collecting personal data of school children

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FILE PHOTO: The logo of Google is seen in Davos, Switzerland Januar 20, 2020. Picture taken January 20, 2020. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann (Reuters) – New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas on Thursday filed a lawsuit against Alphabet Inc’s Google, alleging that it acquired personal information from school children in the state violating their privacy rights. Balderas Read More

‘This should go well’: Trolling and worry as Twitter reveals plan to flag ‘lies & misinformation’

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Twitter is experimenting with features that will supposedly help identify tweets containing lies with community help, but the social media giant’s track record of bias and questionable banning standards has users concerned. Tweets that spread “lies” or “misinformation” will be highlighted for users with a bright-colored warning that is nearly the same size as the Read More

Deepfakes for me, but not for thee? Bloomberg campaign releases altered video of lackluster debate performance

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Billionaire Democratic candidate Michael Bloomberg has released a doctored video showing his rivals struck dumb by his brilliance after a widely-panned debate performance. So much for social media’s war on fake videos… The clip shows a smug Bloomberg challenging the other candidates to match his business acumen. “I’m the only one here I think that’s Read More

Ukrainian villagers STONE buses bringing countrymen evacuated from Wuhan to coronavirus quarantine (VIDEOS)

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Ukrainians evacuated from Wuhan, China, have been less than welcomed at a village hosting the coronavirus quarantine facility. Videos show locals throwing stones at buses with evacuees, burning tires and clashing with police. Dozens of villagers first attempted to block the road leading to Novye Sanzhary, in the Poltava region of central Ukraine, and stop Read More

YouTube videos of journalist Allison Parker’s murder still circulating, father says

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The father of Alison Parker, a television news journalist who was murdered during a live broadcast in 2015, has slammed YouTube over sick videos of her slaying that continue to circulate on the video-sharing site. On Aug. 26, 2015, Alison Parker, 24, and cameraman Adam Ward, 27 were shot by 41-year-old Vester Lee Flanagan during Read More