Economia

The Richland Operations Office declared an alert at the Hanford site at around 8.30am yesterday after workers discovered that a 20-foot (6-meter) section of the shorter tunnel had collapsed. Heeter said there are eight rail cars inside tunnels at the site that are used to transport radioactive material. The former nuclear weapons production site employs more than 9,000 people, a lot of them involved in cleaning up the nation's largest collection of nuclear waste.
  • Sheriff: Gunman kills police chief, 2 nursing home workers

    Sheriff: Gunman kills police chief, 2 nursing home workers

    Economia

    At least two people were hospitalized and police confirmed a Kirkersville police officer was shot , Columbus-based WSYX reported. The nursing home employees have not yet been identified. When they entered the nursing home, the gunman and the workers were dead, he said. In the last communication authorities received from the chief, he said he had the shooter in sight.
  • North Korea claims US poses 'nuclear threats'

    North Korea claims US poses 'nuclear threats'

    Economia

    It said his detention was not related to his work at the university and therefore it could not comment further. At least two of North Korea's missile tests in the last several weeks failed. "For a psychopath like the [expletive] Gardner, to hurl evil accusations at our highest dignity, is a serious provocation", the spokesman said. Trump did not specify what those right circumstances were, but White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer later said the North would have to completely dismantle ...
  • Kinzinger backs health care act as beginning of Obamacare repeal

    Economia

    This bill would throw 24 million people off health insurance - including thousands of Vermonters - cut Medicaid by $880 billion, defund Planned Parenthood and substantially increase premiums on older Americans. The new bill would end Medicaid expansion, which has been highly successful in the 31 states, plus D.C., that have adopted it. The analogy to this would be if you were to purchase a home without knowing the price, failing to calculate your payments or the maintenance costs, and ...
  • Overblown claim on new China trade deal

    Overblown claim on new China trade deal

    Economia

    It also suggests still wider room for compromise. While Trump has said that he was willing to agree to less favorable trade terms for the United States in trade negotiations with China in order to enlist China' support in stopping North Korea's aggressive nuclear and ballistic missiles programs, Ross said there was no "quid pro quo in these discussions".
  • Apple to create $1 billion US advanced manufacturing fund

    Apple to create $1 billion US advanced manufacturing fund

    Economia

    Earlier this week, Apple reported a rise in quarterly profit, which climbed 4.9 per cent to slightly more than $11 billion on revenue rising 4.6 per cent to $52.9 billion in the quarterly period that ended April 1. "It's $1 billion of our U.S. money, which we have to borrow to get". The news, which Cook disclosed in an interview with CNBC's Jim Cramer, indicates that Apple's executive leadership is intent on heading off any potential conflicts between the company and President Trump, who ...
  • Global investors, top firms urge United States to stay in Paris deal

    Economia

    Scott Pruitt, head of the Environmental Protection Agency, and White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon are thought to be arguing for withdrawal. Though it isn't an official topic, global concerns over the uncertainty that the new US government would probably exit Paris Agreement are casting shadow over the conference.
  • Deal Reached For Chinese Market Access For Beef By Mid-Summer

    Deal Reached For Chinese Market Access For Beef By Mid-Summer

    Economia

    China is the top export market for US agriculture products, with the total value of exports rising by more than 1,100 percent since 2000 to $21.412 billion in 2016, so beef sales are potentially lucrative for USA exporters. It's the first list of commitments between the US and China stemming from the nations' 100-day action plan, which President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping discussed at Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in April.
  • Hanford tunnel containing nuclear waste collapses

    Economia

    By early afternoon, non-essential employees were told to go home as crews prepared to fill the hole with clean soil, officials said. Safely removing it now is proving enormously expensive, slow-going, extraordinarily unsafe and so complex that much of the technology required simply does not exist.
  • Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) reported Sales of 273.6 Million

    Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) reported Sales of 273.6 Million

    Economia

    Realty Income now has $14.56B valuation. The stock declined 0.21% or $0.05 reaching $23.77 on the news. About 278 shares traded. RADCOM Ltd. (NASDAQ:RDCM) has 0.00% since October 5, 2016 and is. 475,137 shares of the company's stock were exchanged. CHURCHEY RANDY L sold $825,800 worth of Education Realty Trust, Inc. Since May 4, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $104,459 activity.