Eastern Side of Edenville Dam in Michigan Has Collapsed

On March 19, 2020, the eastern side of Edenville dam collapsed, and it has forced the immediate evacuations in the town of Edenville and the city of Midland. The failure of the dam also posed a... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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General Motors and its battery partner are building a new factory in Ohio as the carmaker prepares to reveal 22 new electrified vehicles by 2023 (GM)

General Motors and LG Chem have named their joint venture "Ultium Cells LLC." "Ultium" is the name that GM revealed earlier this year when the car company announced its battery technology. The new factory is a $2.3-billion plant being built in Ohio, near a factory that was controversially closed in 2019. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. General Motors and LG Chem are doing preparatory construction on a new, $2.3 billion factory in Ohio. The companies made the announcement o...
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Oil rises on signs of firmer demand, fall in U.S. crude stocks

Oil prices rose on Wednesday amid signs of improving demand and a drawdown in U.S. crude inventories but worries over the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic capped gains.
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Scrap 'unfair and unjust' charges for foreign NHS workers, govt urged

Healthcare workers from overseas should be exempt from a "devastating" surcharge they must pay to access NHS services, the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) has warned. All adult migrants who come to the UK from countries outside of the European Economic Area currently have to pay £400 a year - irrespective of whether they use the health service or not. The immigration health surcharge is going to be increased to £624 a year in October, with parents also expected to pay £470 a year for each depen...
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Theatre Calgary, Executive Director opening

Theatre Calgary is on the search for its next Executive Director. THE ORGANIZATION Theatre Calgary’s vision is to stand amongst the best theatres globally as a leader in innovative, impactful and diverse programming. Its mission is to stimulate, provoke and delight through ambitious programming created to ignite, local, national and international engagement in a sustainable manner. Theatre Calgary reflects the communities, the country, and the world we live in with ambitious programming...
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Australian jobs in hospitality and the arts could take five years to recover to pre-coronavirus levels

Australian jobs in hospitality and the arts could take five years to recover to pre-coronavirus levelsDeloitte Access Economics estimates up to 60% of jobs have been lost in accommodation, food and recreation * Sign up for Guardian Australia’s daily coronavirus email * Download the free Guardian app to get the most important news notifications
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Edited Transcript of STM.MI earnings conference call or presentation 22-Apr-20 7:30am GMT

Q1 2020 STMicroelectronics NV Earnings Call
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Gold gains as bleak economic outlook stokes safe-haven demand

Gold prices gained on Wednesday as bleak data from major economies reflected the fallout from the coronavirus crisis, while the initial euphoria over a potential COVID-19 vaccine fizzled and gave way to safe-haven demand.
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Mortgage wars: ANZ offers 2.79 per cent home loan rate

ANZ has dropped its one-year fixed home loan rate to 2.79 per cent, which it says is "well beyond historic lows".It follows other major banks dropping below 3 per cent for the first time as the mortgage competition continues to... [Author: [email protected]]
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SpaceTravel: Using Blockchain Innovation to Revive the Tourism Industry in the Post-pandemic World

SINGAPORE / ACCESSWIRE / May 19, 2020 / The travel and tourism industry is one of the largest economic sectors, reaping $8.8 trillion per year, according to The World Economic Forum (WEF), and this industry has been a significant contributor for many global economies. According to the World Travel and Tourism Council, the COVID-19 epidemic could cut 50 million jobs globally in the travel and tourism industry. There is a bright side, however, as the experts at Tourism Economics expect a full re...
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Edited Transcript of FCA.MI earnings conference call or presentation 5-May-20 12:00pm GMT

Q1 2020 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV Earnings Call
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Ex construction worker facing $38k fine over Kmart build breach

A former Dominion Constructors employee is facing a $38,000 fine after taking responsibility for the cutting of steel reinforcing bars during the construction of Queenstown's Kmart building.Jason Buehler, who is now living in Canada,... [Author: [email protected]]
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AngelList India head Utsav Somani launches micro VC fund to back 30 early-stage startups

As investors get cautious about writing new checks to early stage startups in India amid the coronavirus outbreak, AngelList’s head in India is betting that this is the right time to back young firms. On Wednesday, Utsav Somani announced iSeed, a micro VC fund to back up at least 30 startups over the course of two years. iSeed, which is not affiliated with AngelList, is Somani’s maiden venture fund. In an interview with TechCrunch, Somani said he would write checks of $150,000 each to up to 35 e...
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China stands pat on benchmark rate, signals brief pause in easing efforts

China held its benchmark lending rate steady on Wednesday, though analysts believe the widely expected decision signals just a brief pause in the central bank's efforts to support an economy ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic. The one-year loan prime rate (LPR) remained at 3.85% from last month's fixing, while the five-year LPR was also kept at 4.65%. A Reuters survey of traders and analysts showed more than 70% of them expected China would stand pat on the benchmark lending rate ...
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Facebook boss reveals true scale of battle against misinformation

The social network has seen a lot of misinformation about the coronavirus
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Senate Democrats call for Trump administration to unveil details of TSMC plant deal

Democratic lawmakers on Tuesday urged the Trump administration to answer "serious questions" about Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd's plans to build a U.S.-based $12 billion plant, flagging national security concerns and potentially undisclosed subsidies.
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Stocks adrift as vaccine rally falters

Asian stocks struggled to extend the week's rally on Wednesday and gold and bonds firmed as a sceptical press report dented some hopes for a COVID-19 vaccine and concerns about bumps in the global recovery from the pandemic returned.
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Fujifilm shares fall after report Avigan not showing clear efficacy in some coronavirus trials

Shares of Fujifilm Holdings Corp fell on Wednesday after Kyodo news agency reported that so far there has been no clear evidence of efficacy for its drug Avigan in treating the novel coronavirus in some clinical trials.
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Edited Transcript of 2308.TW earnings conference call or presentation 30-Apr-20 7:00am GMT

Q1 2020 Delta Electronics Inc Earnings Presentation
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Edited Transcript of NYCB earnings conference call or presentation 29-Apr-20 12:30pm GMT

Q1 2020 New York Community Bancorp Inc Earnings Call
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Edited Transcript of FKRAFT.OL earnings conference call or presentation 14-May-20 6:00am GMT

Q1 2020 Fjordkraft Holding ASA Earnings Call
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Covid 19 coronavirus: Air NZ - more than 1300 staff to lose jobs: union

More than 1300 cabin crew will lose their jobs at Air New Zealand with one worker saying it was ''crushing.''Out of 1600 long and mid-haul crew, 950 will lose their jobs.For domestic crew, 300 workers will be made redundant across... [Author: [email protected]]
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Trump wants payroll tax holiday to mitigate coronavirus economic pain - Kudlow

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Tuesday that President Donald Trump wants a payroll tax holiday for U.S. workers in the hopes of staunching economic pain caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
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U.S. economy won't reclaim all of its lost ground until after 2021 - CBO

The U.S. economy should bounce back sharply in the third quarter after its deep coronavirus-related collapse, but it will not fully retake recover lost ground until sometime after next year, the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office said on Tuesday.
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The best guitar apps for beginners on Android and iOS

Hone your guitar licks and chops with these eight guitar apps for beginners for Android and iOS smartphones.
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Trump administration signs up new company to make COVID-19 drugs in U.S.

U.S. President Donald Trump's administration awarded a contract worth up to $812 million for a new U.S. company to manufacture drugs and drug ingredients to fight COVID-19 on American soil, aiming to end dependence on other countries.
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