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LEGO Makes Huge Strides To Use All Sustainable Materials By 2030

LEGO Makes Huge Strides To Use All Sustainable Materials By 2030

In addition, the Lego Group says it works closely with suppliers to ensure life-cycle assessments are conducted, which map the environmental impacts from the production of the bio-based material. Of c...

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Flights cancelled at Dublin Airport as Irish transport services issue disruption updates

Flights cancelled at Dublin Airport as Irish transport services issue disruption updates

Ryanair said it expected to return to full operations at Dublin, Cork, Kerry, Knock and Shannon airports today. After ceasing all services today and yesterday, Dublin Bus , Irish Rail, and Bus Eire...

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Uber Drivers Only Make $3.37 an Hour, Stanford/MIT Study Says

Uber Drivers Only Make $3.37 an Hour, Stanford/MIT Study Says

Because of this deduction, most ride-hailing drivers are able to declare substantially lower profits suggesting that about 74% of driver profit is untaxed. The mean monthly pretax profit for drivers...

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First Plastic-Free Supermarket Aisle Opens In Amsterdam

First Plastic-Free Supermarket Aisle Opens In Amsterdam

Instead, food is displayed in glass, metal and cardboard containers, as well as materials that can be composted. The products in the plastic-free section include: Meat, rice, sauces, milk, chocolate...

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European Union outlines food proposals in draft Brexit agreement

Manufactured goods, alongside tens of thousands of people, and a lot of sheep and Guinness stout, pass freely on a daily basis, without customs checks or passport control, over new highways, farm road...

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UNITE Group (UTG) Earns "Buy" Rating from Peel Hunt

They now have a GBX 265.00 PT on ITV PLC (LON:ITV). (NYSE:MO) to report earnings on May, 1. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.89 in Q3 2017. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and...

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In the icy grip of the Beast From the East

In the icy grip of the Beast From the East

We're in the jaws of the Beast From The East - a term forecasters use to describe exceptionally cold air from Russia/Siberia brought in on easterly winds. Temperatures fell to -12 degrees in some rura...

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Multiple flights cancelled and schools closing

Multiple flights cancelled and schools closing

These cancellations follow on from travel mayhem yesterday with 2000 flights cancelled across Europe in total . Shannon airport said its operations personnel were working towards a reopening at 5am o...

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How airports are being affected by today's weather

How airports are being affected by today's weather

Flight status tracking website Flight Aware reports that hundreds of flights at John F. Kennedy and LaGuardia airports have been either delayed or cancelled. The cancellations come as the Met Offi...

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JC Penney (JCP) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.10 EPS

JC Penney (JCP) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.10 EPS

The average twelve-month price objective among brokerages that have covered the stock in the past year is $4.22. About 321,764 shares traded or 29.42% up from the average. 37 funds opened positions wh...

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TSX slides to 2-week low on broad-based declines

TSX slides to 2-week low on broad-based declines

The S&P 500 posted 3 new 52-week highs and 23 new lows; the Nasdaq Composite recorded 39 new highs and 99 new lows. U.S. Steel (X.N) shares rose 5.7 percent. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell tri...

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Canadian Outdoor Retailer Drops Products From US Company That Makes Guns

Canadian Outdoor Retailer Drops Products From US Company That Makes Guns

The Vancouver-based company has been facing pressure to stop carrying brands owned by Vista Outdoor, a Utah-based gun and ammunition company. This includes the brands Bollé, Bushnell, CamelBak, Camp...

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Bank of England's Carney says some crypto-currencies will gain from regulation

Bank of England's Carney says some crypto-currencies will gain from regulation

He also said that at present, cryptocurrencies didn't pose a risk to the financial system, but if the rate of investment continued then it might have serious repercussions for the global economy becau...

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Companies cutting partnerships with NRA

Companies cutting partnerships with NRA

By the way, you might also consider severing your links to members of Congress who take money from the NRA . Major corporations like Delta and United Airlines , MetLife insurance, and vehicle r...

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Georgia GOP leader threatens Delta over cutting its NRA ties

Georgia GOP leader threatens Delta over cutting its NRA ties

Last week, after liberals organized a boycott of the NRA in response to the Parkland shooting, Delta announced that it was severing ties with the gun-rights group: From now on, NRA members would no ...

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United States oil rises for first time in four days

United States oil rises for first time in four days

U.S. West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) crude was up 25 cents, or 0.4 percent, at $61.24 by 0056 GMT. Distillate stockpiles, which include diesel and heating oil, fell by 1 million barrels, versus expect...

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American Outdoor Brands (AOBC) Updates Q4 Earnings Guidance

American Outdoor Brands (AOBC) Updates Q4 Earnings Guidance

Cowen & Co maintained the shares of AOBC in report on Friday, June 30 with "Buy" rating. Finally, Forward View lowered American Outdoor Brands from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on S...

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United Kingdom gas supplies struggling to meet demand, the National Grid has warned

United Kingdom gas supplies struggling to meet demand, the National Grid has warned

Marzec-Manser said: "If the situation arises that more supply can not be incentivised by purchasing gas and we need to trim demand, it's the industrial level which will first be paid to not consum...

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After January climb, manufacturing sector sluggish in February

After January climb, manufacturing sector sluggish in February

Malaysian firms faced higher production cost compared to last January and the previous 15 month due to weak currency exchange relative to the United States dollar, the report added. As a result, firms...

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GDP growth accelerates to 7.2% in October-December 2017 quarter

GDP growth accelerates to 7.2% in October-December 2017 quarter

However, the Chairman of Economic Adviser Council (EAC) to Prime Minister, Bibek Debroy, said the economy is on the right track to accelerate and the current expansion in the growth rate in a reflec...

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Amazon to begin streaming UFC pay-per-view events on Prime Video

Amazon to begin streaming UFC pay-per-view events on Prime Video

Starting today, USA customers can pre-order March 3 event UFC 222: Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya for $64.99 without a Prime membership. She wanted to judo throw me, and I go, 'I don't know. I did this for t...

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German court approves banning diesel cars from cities

German court approves banning diesel cars from cities

While diesel cars produce less carbon dioxide and tend to get better mileage than gas-powered vehicles, they emit higher levels of nitrogen oxides, or NOx, that are harmful to human health. Vehicle ma...

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Dream Industrial Real Estate Invest Trst (DIR.UN) Upgraded at Scotiabank

Dream Industrial Real Estate Invest Trst (DIR.UN) Upgraded at Scotiabank

The beta factor is 0.94.Volatility shows sense of how far the stock will fall if the market takes a dive and how high stock will rise if the bull starts to climb. Blackrock Inc holds 0.06% in Alexan...

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China Southern Airlines flight delayed after portable charger bursts into flames

China Southern Airlines flight delayed after portable charger bursts into flames

The video of the incident went viral. In a scene that was nothing short of a nightmare, a suitcase kept inside the overhead luggage space caught fire from a power bank inside the bag. China Southern...

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Equifax to notify 2.4M more consumers affected in hack

Equifax to notify 2.4M more consumers affected in hack

Paulino do Rego Barros Jr. was named interim CEO and the company hired Jamil Farshchi from Home Depot Inc. last month as chief information security officer in an effort to boost its oversight. Since a...

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