Economia

The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation says the spill is ongoing and the volume is unknown. To view the full article, register now. "At the risk of stating the obvious, we believe a well that still requires kill operations continues to experience some level of uncontrolled flow", Tudor Pickering Holt & Co., a Houston-based energy investment bank, wrote in a Monday note.
  • BP races to shut Alaska North Slope well after finding a leak

    Economia

    On Saturday night, workers were able to enter the wellhouse and slowly reduce the pressure. In an incident report released Sunday, however, the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation said that the spill does not appear to have spread past the drilling pad around the well, and that there have been no reports of injuries or harm to wildlife.
  • Big pay rise for care workers announced

    Big pay rise for care workers announced

    Economia

    More than 55,000 workers in aged and disability residential care, and home and community support services across New Zealand are set to benefit from the settlement announced by the government on Tuesday. However, that is not definite. Prime Minister Bill English today told Morning Report that Cabinet would discuss settling the case for state-subsidised care workers this afternoon.
  • Bill O'Reilly is an very bad, terrible man (cont'd)

    Economia

    She said the multiple lawsuits and settlements involving O'Reilly and Slater, as well as former CEO Roger Ailes, put the network at risk of losing talent, viewers and advertisers, many of whom have already said they will no longer air ads during O'Reilly's show.
  • Precompilata, online 30 milioni di dichiarazioni dei redditi

    Precompilata, online 30 milioni di dichiarazioni dei redditi

    Economia

    Sono circa 30 milioni i moduli pubblicati dalla Agenzia delle Entrate . Dai 29 miliardi di spese sanitarie ai 27,8 miliardi dei bonifici relativi a incentivi per le ristrutturazioni e bonus energia: è questo il valore solo di alcune delle spese sostenute e che ora, già inserite, daranno diritto a sconti fiscali differenziati a seconda se si tratta di detrazioni fiscali al 19%, deduzioni o detrazioni da diluire in 10 anni.
  • Alarming warning from North Korean diplomat as nuclear tensions rise

    Alarming warning from North Korean diplomat as nuclear tensions rise

    Economia

    Vice President Mike Pence visited Seoul, South Korea over the weekend as well, saying in a press conference that "the era of strategic patience is over" when it comes to the North and its nuclear and ballistic missile program. There is the added complication that China is the main supporter of North Korea and must play a role in any eventual solution, though it appears to have little control over the latest Kim in power.
  • LeBron, Cavaliers Look to Build Momentum in Game 2

    Economia

    Asked if there was a debate about him returning to the game, he said, "I mean, I was fine tonight". PACING THEMSELVES: Indiana understands playoff basketball, and not just because it has been to the postseason six of the last seven years.
  • United changes policy, crews no longer can displace passengers

    United changes policy, crews no longer can displace passengers

    Economia

    The Airline Passenger Protection Act comes after Dr. David Dao, 69, was pulled from a United flight at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport to make space for four crew members. Dr. David Dao's attorneys filed an emergency legal petition last week to preserve a variety of records related to his removal. In a video that has since gone viral, you can hear Dao screaming when the authorities try to get him out of his seat.
  • Bank of America profits jump, helped by interest rates

    Economia

    Bank of America shares climbed 1 percent to $23.03 in early trading at 7:03 a.m.in NY. The second-largest US bank said net income attributable to shareholders rose to $4.35 billion in the three months ended March 31 from $3.02 billion a year earlier.
  • Equal Pay Day Rally Held in Duluth

    Economia

    The Department of Labor reports women working full time made 79.6 percent of men's earnings in 2015 , or 79.6 cents of every dollar a white man made - an increase of 19.4 percent compared to 1980. They say gender discrimination in the work place hasn't changed much since then. Davenport says one way women can get ahead is to negotiate higher salaries.