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Corey Lewandowski: America’s economy is the hottest in the world

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By every conventional measure, America’s economic revival since the 2016 election has been one for the history books. New highs in gross domestic product growth, record highs in the stock market, record low levels of unemployment for women, African-Americans, Hispanic-Americans, and increases in real wage growth have all become key outcomes of the “America First” Read More

Big league ballparks broil as heat wave grips much of majors

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At Wrigley Field, misters in the back of the bleachers tried to cool the crowd. At Yankee Stadium, only one player took batting practice on the field. In Cleveland, rules were relaxed on what fans could bring into the park. Even for a sport that promotes high heat, Saturday was a scorcher across the majors. Read More

Iran seizes two UK tankers, ratchets up Strait of Hormuz oil flow risks

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Washington — Iran seized a UK chemical tanker and briefly detained a UK-owned VLCC in the Strait of Hormuz Friday, ratcheting up regional tensions and risks to oil shipments.ICE September Brent rose more than $1 during after-market trading, pushing the contract above $63/b. Prompt Brent had previously settled just 54 cents higher at $62.47/b. Not Read More

Panama cites ‘deliberate violations’ as it disowns UAE-based tanker seized by Iran

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The plot has thickened around the disappearance of the oil tanker MT Riah, towed to Iranian shores last week, with Panama saying it is revoking the ship’s registration over violation of international rules. Panama’s Maritime Authority on Saturday announced that it initiated the process of withdrawing its flag from the Emirati-based tanker Riah, that vanished Read More

Drug companies shipped thousands of pain pill orders it should have halted, documents say

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Drug companies shipped billions of painkillers to communities across America without proper oversight between 2006 and 2012, according to newly released data from the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), highlighting the pharmaceutical industry’s role in the opioid epidemic as it faces a possible legal reckoning similar to that which befell the tobacco companies in the 1990s. In all, 76 Read More

Seized UK-flagged tanker involved in ‘accident’ with Iranian fishing boat, probe launched – Tehran

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The UK-flagged tanker was entangled in an “accident” with an Iranian fishing boat in the Strait of Hormuz before it was seized by the IRGC, an Iranian official said. Its crew remains on board as a probe was launched by Tehran. The British-flagged vessel Stena Impero was seized by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) Read More

Florida sheriff orders investigation into Jeffrey Epstein’s work release program

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Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw launched an investigation Friday into whether wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein was properly monitored during his work release program while serving time for soliciting prostitution from underage girls more than a decade ago. The inquiry will focus on whether deputies assigned to Epstein violated any rules or regulations, Bradshaw said in a Read More

Ousted Planned Parenthood head says she tried to ‘depoliticize’ group

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The former Planned Parenthood president,ousted from her position after eight months on the job, says the move came as she was trying to”depoliticize” the organization. “In the end, I was asked to leave for the same reason I was hired: I was changing the direction of Planned Parenthood,” Dr. Leana Wen said in an op-ed Read More

Confusion builds over U.S. ban on Chinese surveillance technology

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Contractors who buy and install Hikvision and Dahua surveillance systems told U.S. officials on Friday that an ambiguous law that bans purchases from the two Chinese companies could harm their businesses. FILE PHOTO: People visit a HIKVision booth at the security exhibition in Shanghai, China May 24, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Song Contractors voiced Read More

WaveTech Global Announces Filing of Lawsuit Against Wavetech GmbH in its merger with Spectrum Global Solutions, Inc.

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HOBOKEN, N.J., July 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WaveTech Global, Inc., a global next generation technology platform company that specializes in power management and efficiency, asset lifecycle extension, data-analytics, and intellectual property development, and its majority shareholder BV Advisory Partners, LLC announced today the filing of a lawsuit in the United States District Court for Read More