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Exxon Mobil Corp on Sunday told workers at its Beaumont, Texas, refinery their six-month lockout will end if they ratify the company's contract offer or remove the United Steelworkers union (USW) as their representative. "As we have told the Union, the conditions which would end the lockout remain the same: the company will end the lockout when we have a signed, ratified agreement," Exxon said in a message posted on-line. The U.S. National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) is reviewing a petition signed by at least 30% of the locked-out workers that could lead to a vote to decertify USW Local 13-243 in Beaumont as their representative.
For the first time, the Four Tops' Duke Fakir talks in depth about "I'll Be There," the forthcoming musical celebrating the Detroit group.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is entering a crucial two weeks for his ambitious agenda, racing to conclude contentious congressional negotiations ahead of both domestic deadlines and a chance to showcase his administration’s accomplishments on a global stage. Biden and his fellow Democrats are struggling to bridge intraparty divides by month’s end to pass a bipartisan infrastructure bill and a larger social services package. The president hopes to nail down both before Air Force lifts of
China won silver while Japan and hosts Denmark shared the bronze.
Gruden and Raiders owner Mark Davis appear to be taking a path toward an amicable settlement rather than a punitive legal battle between the two men or Gruden and the NFL.
BEIJING (AP) — China’s economic growth is sinking under pressure from a construction slowdown and power shortages, prompting warnings about a possible shock to its trading partners and global financial markets. The world’s second-largest economy grew by a weaker-than-expected 4.9% over a year ago in the three months ending in September, down from the previous quarter’s 7.9%, government data showed Monday. Factory output, retail sales and investment in construction and other fixed assets all weak
VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Whitecaps kept their playoff hopes alive Sunday with a 2-1 victory over Sporting Kansas City in Vancouver. Ryan Gauld and Russell Teibert scored for the 'Caps (10-9-10), and Brian White had a pair of assists. Johnny Russell scored the lone goal for Kansas City (15-7-7). The visitors could have clinched a playoff spot Sunday with a win or a tie. Whitecaps 'keeper Maxime Crepeau had two saves and Tim Melia stopped one on-target shot for Kansas City. Despite the victory, V
TOKYO, October 18, 2021--Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today that it will transfer its building systems business and assets, including the manufacture and sales of elevators and escalators, to its wholly-owned subsidiary Mitsubishi Electric Building Techno-Service Co., Ltd. (MELTEC). The transfer will be achieved by means of an absorption-type company split ("Company Split"); certain information is accordingly being omitted from this announcement.
Michigan-based Our Next Energy, which is developing an advanced battery for electric vehicles, has raised $25 million from investors ranging from German automaker BMW to a clean technology venture firm headed by Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, the young company said on Monday. Investors in ONE’s Series A round include BMW iVentures, Detroit-based Assembly Ventures and Chicago-based Volta Energy Technologies, which is partnered with Argonne National Laboratories. Another investor is Singapore-based electronics manufacturer Flex Ltd, which is also a strategic partner with ONE.
"It felt like divine timing, because when I chose to sing the song, I saw a man that looked like John Legend appear with a mask on," singer Radha Rao said
In a post-truth world, in an India where generating fake news pays rich dividends, Shoojit Sircar has chosen to recount a remarkable – and painful – true story with a reliance on facts and facts alone.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Seattle linebacker Darrell Taylor left the Seahawks’ game Sunday night against Pittsburgh late in the fourth quarter on a stretcher with an unspecified injury. Taylor fell to the ground during a 3-yard gain by Pittsburgh's Najee Harris with the Steelers driving near midfield with 3:10 to play in regulation. Taylor laid on the ground for more than 10 minutes while being attended to by medical staff. Players from both sides came out to offer support. He was placed on the stretche
The Steelers though they had it won in regulation, until a review added time back on the clock and set up a Seahawks field goal.
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Kohei Uchimura will be aiming for a measure of redemption when the world championships begin in his hometown this week in what could be a competition finale for one of the greatest male gymnasts of all time. Stung by the disappointment of not qualifying for the horizontal bar final at the Tokyo Olympics, the 32-year-old Uchimura will be aiming to reclaim the world title on horizontal bar he last won in 2015. The 50th artistic gymnastics world championships started Monday and will continue through Sunday in Kitakyushu, featuring more than 300 gymnasts representing 59 countries.
Berejiklian ‘didn’t know what to think’ when it was alleged secret boyfriend had acted corruptly, Icac hears. Former NSW premier has said she ‘can’t remember’ what she thought after 2018 inquiry revealed Daryl Maguire’s attempts to profit from property deals
Apple, the Cupertino based tech giant will officially host the 'Unleashed' event tonight. During the event, the company is likely to launch new M1X MacBook Pro models, AirPods 3 and a new Mac Mini.
BENTONVILLE, Ark., October 18, 2021--After overwhelmingly positive customer feedback for Walmart’s reinvented Black Friday shopping experience last year, the retailer is announcing the return of its month-long savings event, "Black Friday Deals for Days." Walmart’s second annual "Black Friday Deals for Days" events will deliver the incredible prices customers expect from the most anticipated shopping day of the year with a safe, convenient shopping experience – this time with a little something
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PowerTap Hydrogen Capital Corp (NEO: MOVE) (FWB: 2K6) (OTC: MOTNF) (“PowerTap” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that Mr. Pinakin Patel, CEO of the Company’s 49 percent owned Advanced Electrolyzer Systems (“AES”), has been appointed to the PowerTap Advisory Board. Mr. Patel is also the Co-Founder and President of T2M Global, which specializes in bringing technology to market with a portfolio of about a dozen companies focusing
New Zealand Covid update: Auckland to remain in lockdown even as fully vaccinated hit 70%. Jacinda Ardern says restrictions are needed to prevent a spike in cases, as experts warn any relaxation now would be ‘very dangerous’