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Ford, UAW Agree To Labor Contract

Ford, UAW Agree To Labor Contract

The United Auto Workers (UAW) and Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) have reached an agreement on a proposed tentative labor contract. The deal was being negotiated at Ford World Headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan by teams... 
California Power Outages Could Continue For A Decade

California Power Outages Could Continue For A Decade

Northern Californians may be experiencing widespread power cuts like the one they suffered last week for the next decade, according to PG&E Corp. CEO Bill Johnson. During an emergency meeting with the California Public Utilities... 
Pig Pandemic Pushing Pork Prices Higher

Pig Pandemic Pushing Pork Prices Higher

An outbreak of African swine fever has decimated the Chinese pig population and is spreading across Asia. The World Organization of Animal Health now believes that the disease has spread to more than 50 countries. Now, many families... 
U.S. Briefly Topped Saudi Arabia In Oil Exports

U.S. Briefly Topped Saudi Arabia In Oil Exports

The International Energy Agency (IEA), which monitors energy supplies for the world’s richest nations, revealed in its latest report that the United States briefly held the title of top oil exporter over Saudi Arabia and Russia... 
Energy-efficient Lightbulb Standards Reversed

Energy-efficient Lightbulb Standards Reversed

Energy-efficiency standards for lightbulbs that were set to take effect next year have been reversed by the Department of Energy (DOE). The new standards, set to go into effect in January 2020, aimed to gradually phase out incandescent... 
Coal Sees Far More Mining Deals that Battery Metals

Coal Sees Far More Mining Deals that Battery Metals

Coal and iron dominated 2017 mining takeovers, show data released earlier this week, with buyers favoring the polluting energy maker they are familiar with over uncertainties of a future that is battery powered. While the largest of... 
Advertising groups in US criticize Apple over cookie blocking in Safari

Advertising groups in US criticize Apple over cookie blocking in Safari

Apple is at the receiving end of criticism from major advertising groups in the US after Cupertino’s plans of integrating a cookie-blocking technology into the new version of its web browser Safari came to the fore. Reports in...