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All the world a stage: Rising U.S. oil clout on show in Houston

A glance at the attendee list at one of the world's largest energy industry events in Houston this week left little question about the growing influence of the United States over global oil politics......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 15th, 2019

ConocoPhillips profit tops estimates on rising oil prices, cost cuts

HOUSTON (Reuters) - ConocoPhillips , the world's largest independent oil and gas exploration and production company, posted a bigger-than-expected first-quarter profit on Thursday, helped by rising crude prices and cost cuts......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 26th, 2018

Disturbing before-and-after images show what major US cities could look like in the year 2100

Google Earth/Climate Central The world's sea levels are rising at faster and faster rates as waters warm and ice sheets melt. Research.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 22nd, 2018

Photos: Classic car auction returns to Houston at NRG

Classic car investors get ready because the world's largest collector-car auction company is back in Houston.  Wisconsin-based Mecum Auctions plans to roll out its seventh consecutive show in the Bayou City April 5-7 at NRG Center. The show is fea.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 5th, 2018

Disturbing before-and-after images show how major Wall Street banks could be flooded by 2100

Climate Central/ Google Earth The world's oceans are rapidly rising as waters warm and ice sheets melt.  Coastal cities like New York — much of which lies on an island barely above sea level &mda.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 16th, 2018

Disturbing before-and-after images show how San Francisco tech companies could be underwater by 2100

Shayanne Gal/ Business Insider The world's oceans are rapidly rising as waters warm and ice s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 12th, 2018

With Russian support, China broadcasts export ambitions at air show

China paraded industrial and military clout and sent deliberate signals to Western rivals that its aerospace and arms industries aim to catch them up on world markets, while playing down trade tensions at the nation's largest air show this week......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 9th, 2018

CES 2019: Alexa vs. Google, foldable TVs and 5G to take center stage in Las Vegas

The world's biggest tech trade show kicks off Sunday, with some 4,000 exhibitors showing products and prototypes that promise to make our lives bet.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 3rd, 2019

10 maps show how different LGBTQ rights are around the world

Soledad Nunez/AP Last week, Ecuador's highest court issued a ruling, effectively legalizing same-sex marriage in the South.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider2 hr. 58 min. ago

DJI"s New Drone Teaches Kids Robotic Warfare

China, the rising power of the world, has seen one of its most popular drone companies step into the education market with a new robot that teaches children robotics, coding, and warfare. DJI, the world.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge22 hr. 43 min. ago

Boeing crisis, trade tensions cast pall over air show

Safety concerns, trade wars and growing security tensions in the Gulf are dampening spirits at the world's largest planemakers as they arrive at this week's Paris Airshow with little to celebrate despite bulging order books......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 16th, 2019

CymaBay Down on Dismal Interim Data From Mid-Stage NASH Study

CymaBay (CBAY) plummets as a phase IIb study on lead candidate, seladelpar, fails to show meaningful reductions in liver fat. .....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJun 12th, 2019

Disney"s holiday event to debut new nighttime show

Walt Disney World plans to debut a new nighttime show this year at Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party from Nov. 8-Dec. 22. It also will include additional experiences, such as a dessert party. This is just one way The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS).....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 4th, 2019

Therapy in the office: banks take mental health fight in-house

In 'Billions', a U.S. television show set in the world of hedge funds, traders at the fictional Axe Capital regularly attend sessions with an in-house psychiatrist......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 3rd, 2019

Q1 office markets in Houston show improvement in growing economy

Q1 office markets in Houston show improvement in growing economy.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2019

Top 10 Wealthiest Cities: Asian Cities Rising But New York Still Leads

AfrAsia Bank and its research partner New World Wealth recently released the Global Wealth Migration Review 2019 report. The report sheds light on global wealth and wealt.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 29th, 2019

Mel B responded to fans complaining about "awful" sound during the Spice Girls" first reunion tour show

Dave J. Hogan/Getty Images Spice Girls members Mel B (Scary Spice), Emma Bunton (Baby Spice), Geri Halliwell (Ginger Spice), and Melanie C (Sporty Spice) kicked off their Spice World tour by performing at Crok.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 25th, 2019

China accuses U.S. officials of misleading public on trade war

China on Friday accused U.S. officials of lying to the public about their trade war, as rising tensions between the world's two largest economies kept financial markets in a state of unease......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 24th, 2019

HBJ"s 2019 Health Care Heroes: Meet Houston"s Rising Stars

HBJ's 2019 Health Care Heroes honors four Rising Stars......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 23rd, 2019

After Huawei, U.S. could blacklist Chinese surveillance tech firm: media

The U.S. administration is considering Huawei-like sanctions on Chinese video surveillance firm Hikvision, media reports show, deepening worries that trade friction between the world's top two economies could be further inflamed......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 22nd, 2019

US breaks record for dividends as investor payouts surge

Global dividends reached a first-quarter record of $263.3 billion, rising 7.8% despite concerns about the world economy, according to new reach Monday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 20th, 2019