Oil prices recover after output from U.S., Russia, OPEC drop

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil prices rebounded on Tuesday on reports that production at the world’s largest oil producers fell during the third quarter, although a resumption in Saudi supply and demand concerns continued to keep a lid on prices. FILE PHOTO: An oil pump is seen just after sunset outside Saint-Fiacre, near Paris, France September […]

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UK to fly back 7,000 people as Thomas Cook repatriation efforts enter second week

FILE PHOTO: Passengers line up in front of Thomas Cook counters at the airport of Heraklion, on the island of Crete, Greece September 24, 2019. REUTERS/Stefanos Rapanis/File Photo(Reuters) – Britain’s Civil Aviation Authority on Tuesday said 39 flights are scheduled to bring back a further 7,000 people to the country after the Thomas Cook collapse, […]

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Asian shares inch up, investors pin hopes on U.S.-China talks

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian share prices ticked up on Tuesday as some investors clung to hopes that the fourth quarter will bring progress in resolving the United-States trade war that’s cast a shadow over the global economy. Passersby are reflected on a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, August 6, 2019. REUTERS/Issei […]

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Oil prices rebound on lower output from U.S., Russia, OPEC

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil prices rebounded in early Asian trade on Tuesday after production at the world’s largest oil producers fell in the third quarter, although demand concerns continued to keep a keep a lid on prices. FILE PHOTO: An oil pump is seen just after sunset outside Saint-Fiacre, near Paris, France September 17, 2019. […]

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Group Launches Campaign to Legalize Recreational Marijuana

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — A campaign is underway to make Florida the 12th state to legalize recreational marijuana.“Make It Legal Florida” mailed petitions to Florida voters this week, asking their support for a constitutional amendment to legalize the drug for personal use. The goal is to get the measure on the November 2020 ballot. “We saw […]

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New State Laws Take Effect October 1

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — New laws take effect Oct. 1 in Florida, impacting state residents. 27 new state laws in Florida New laws take effect Oct. 1  Texting while driving ban, hazing and protection of police dogs and horses A total of 27 new laws go in to effect. However, the biggest is a provision of […]

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U.S. oil rebounds on lower output from U.S., Russia, OPEC

FILE PHOTO: An oil pump is seen just after sunset outside Saint-Fiacre, near Paris, France September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/File PhotoSINGAPORE (Reuters) – U.S. crude futures rebounded in early Asian trade on Tuesday after production at the world’s largest oil producers fell in the third quarter, partly recovering from a more than 3% drop in […]

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Watchdog: In Short Hearing, Fierle Given Guardianship Over Patient

ORLANDO, Fla. — In less than three minutes, Steven Stryker was stripped of all legal authority to make decisions for himself.Newly-obtained court audio from September 2018 shows when now-embattled professional guardian Rebecca Fierle was given full authority over Stryker, 75, of Brevard County, in a court hearing that at times included laughter. Stryker hadn’t even […]

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Lawyers for Huawei CFO detail record requests to prove her rights were violated

TORONTO (Reuters) – Lawyers for Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou detailed a list of emails, notes and other records they are seeking to prove that her rights were violated before her December arrest at Vancouver’s airport, according to a court document released on Monday. Huawei Technologies Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou returns to British […]

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