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28 Middle School Educators Begin Professional Learning Fellowship in 2018-19 Northrop Grumman Founda

From: Northrop Grumman CorporationPosted: Wednesday, December 12, 2018  The Northrop Grumman Foundation and the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) announced the selection of 28 middle school science, technology, and engineering teachers as 2018-19 Teacher Fellows in the Northrop Grumman Foundation Teachers Academy.

Brazil take first step in program to join nuclear-powered sub club

ITAGUAI, Brazil (Reuters) - Brazil on Friday launched the first of five attack submarines built with French technology in a 35 billion-real ($8.9 billion) program planned to end in 2029 with delivery of a nuclear-powered submarine. The submarine "Riachuelo", built by the submarine development program (PROSUB), is seen during the inauguration ceremony in Itaguai, Brazil December 14, 2018.

Alltech Founder Pearse Lyons Has Died

Pearse Lyons, the founder and president of global biotech company Alltech, died today at the age of 73.According to the Lexington Herald-Leader, Lyons died from complications following heart surgery.We are all deeply saddened by my fathers passing, Mark Lyons, Pearses son and Alltech chairman and president, said via a press release.

Ocean Express Network Incurs A USD600 Mln Loss In First

Japanese carrier Ocean Network Express (ONE) is set to see losses spiral to $600m in its first year, says its revised consolidated business forecast for FY2018 (April 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019).The integrated container shipping operating company,  which was established by Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd.…

Franklin Resources Has Cut Its Markel (MKL) Position as Market Valuation Declined; As General Dynami

Franklin Resources Inc decreased its stake in Markel Corp (MKL) by 2.01% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Franklin Resources Inc sold 300 shares as the company’s stock declined 11.30% with the market. The institutional investor held 14,590 shares of the property-casualty insurers company at the end of 2018Q3…

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Letters November 19: Justin Trudeau’s carbon tax fails the smell test

Published:November 19, 2018Updated:November 19, 2018 3:00 AM MSTFiled Under:Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to supporters at an open Liberal fundraising event in Montreal on Tuesday, October 23, 2018Peter Mccabe / THE CANADIAN PRESSVILE REMARKSGiven John Carpay’s long running and barely concealed contempt for Alberta’s LGBTQ citizens…

This is Your Business | Sarnia Observer

MEET SARNIA’S NEW MR. SUBWhat restaurant venture has relatively low overhead, a small staff, all-Canadian products and has potential to be a lucrative investment?Sarnia’s Peter Economou says the answer is a Mr. Sub franchise.He is general manager of the new Mr. Sub at 580 Murphy Rd., the first Mr. Sub to operate in Sarnia…

BMT Inks Service Deal with Al Masaood

BMT said it has signed a service agreement with UAE oil and gas supplier and contractor Al Masaood Oil & Gas.The agreement with the Abu Dhabi headquartered company will see BMT being assisted by Al Masaood Oil & Gas to deliver risk & safety, environmental modelling, marine & port engineering, metocean, environmental, integrity…

Titanic discovery was part of a secret US military mission

The wreckage of the Titanic, which sank in 1912, was discovered near the bottom of the ocean in 1985. Ballard was a commander in the US Navy and a scientist at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. The Navy offered him the funding and opportunity to search for the Titanic, but only if he first explored the USS Thresher and the USS Scorpion…

Cuomo tours damaged L train tunnel four months before shutdown

While the plan to shut down the L train for over a year to perform necessary repairs in the East River tunnel it runs through has been in the works for years, Gov. Andrew Cuomo decided this week to see the damage for himself, four months ahead of the looming closure. During a midnight tour of the Canarsie Tunnel on Friday…

Crude Oil

Louisiana insurance rates highest, Too big to fail, too big to regulate

Bob Hunter, director of insurance at the Consumer Federation of America, pulls no punches in laying the blame right at the feet of insurance regulators. He points out that insurance companies are using a number of tricks to eliminate their risk while the homeowner takes it on the chin with rates that continue to climb. It simply requires regulation, says Hunter. Why havent rates gone down?

Traders Alert: Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPD), Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (

Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPD)Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. is a leading provider of global logistics solutions. A Fortune 500 service-based logistics company provides, it offers its customers a seamless international network supporting the movement and strategic positioning of goods.

Coast Guard takes over Taylor platform that has been leaking oil for 14 years

NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard has officially taken over the containment and cleanup of an offshore oil rig that has been pumping oil into the Gulf of Mexico for more than decade.The MC20 platform, located 11 miles south of the mouth of the Mississippi River, was severely damaged by an underwater mudslide triggered by Hurricane Ivan in 2004.Taylor Energy…

Hornbeck Offshore Services Inc (NYSE:HOS) Institutional Investor Sentiment Analysis – The Cardinal W

Hornbeck Offshore Services Inc (NYSE:HOS) institutional sentiment increased to 1.94 in 2018 Q3. Its up 1.09, from 0.85 in 2018Q2. The ratio is positive, as 33 active investment managers started new or increased equity positions, while 17 decreased and sold their equity positions in Hornbeck Offshore Services Inc. The active…

Lagos Court grants interlocutory injunction in favour of Samsung Heavy Industries

A Lagos State High Court sitting in Igbosere has granted an interlocutory injunction restraining Global Resources Management Limited and LADOL from ejecting Samsung Heavy Industries (SHIN) Nigeria Limited and its subsidiary, SHI-MCI FZE, from the LADOL free zone in Lagos, pending the delivery of the judgment to the substantive suit on January 25…