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by | September 04, 2017 | 11:19

The drills, involving four US stealth F-35B jets as well as South Korean and Japanese fighter jets, came at the end of annual U.S. The test, scheduled well in advance, was done from the USS John Paul Jones and comes a day after North Korea fired a ballistic missile over Japan.

by | September 04, 2017 | 11:09

About 290,802 shares traded. It improved, as 11 investors sold Dominion Energy Midstream Partners LP shares while 20 reduced holdings. Eventide Asset Management Llc increased its stake in Snap On Inc (SNA) by 77.78% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.

by | September 04, 2017 | 10:56

What needs to be noted here is that this is for the first time Rajan has spoken about demonetisation since his exit from the post on September 3 past year. Rajan's statement comes days after the central bank released data on demonetisation, according to which almost 99 per cent on the scrapped notes came back into the banking system.

by | September 04, 2017 | 09:34

Already, prices at the pump have spiked to $2.75 a gallon for regular gas at stations in Milton and Sunbury, according to GasBuddy.com. The numbers are soaring toward a three-year high, but travel experts say drivers are willing to pay the price this Labor Day weekend.

by | September 04, 2017 | 09:32

Gas prices in Dutchess and Putnam counties averaged $2.65 per gallon as of Friday, an increase of more than 10 cents per gallon from the previous day, according to Gas Buddy, a smartphone application that provides users with information on fuel prices.

by | September 04, 2017 | 09:15

That's when, they say, we typically switch from the summer blend to winter blend fuels. AAA says the average price of gas in the state has risen by more than a dime to $2.41 a gallon, reflecting interruptions in fuel supplies. AAA demoted the Labor Day weekend in 2015 and no longer guesstimates the number of travelers as it does other holidays. Utah, UT, August 27- Average retail gasoline prices in Utah have risen 0.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.61/g yesterday, ...

by | September 04, 2017 | 09:14

Clay Ingram, spokesman for AAA-Alabama, said prices ultimately will return to lower levels but not immediately. He said Thursday, Friday and Saturday this week "will be days where we see the biggest increases". That's why we're seeing the impact not just regionally in Texas, Lousiana and Georgia, but across the country. The slowed flow of gasoline after Hurricane Harvey is hitting Maryland drivers right before they hit the road for the holiday.

by | September 03, 2017 | 17:01

The company said its refined products pipeline system originating at East Houston has resumed service and will deliver gasoline and diesel to the Dallas and West Texas area. Drivers in the Piedmont Triad are feeling the effects of Harvey and the Colonial Pipeline shutdown. Refineries in Corpus Christi and other areas where the storm has passed are beginning to come back online.

by | September 03, 2017 | 12:56

The operator of a major gasoline pipeline expects to resume carrying fuel in the Houston area by Sunday, potentially avoiding a lengthy shutdown that would intensify gasoline shortages and prices. The price spike is more dramatic in some states such as Georgia, where the average cost per gallon of regular gas has climbed from $2.22 a week ago to $2.39 now.

by | September 03, 2017 | 12:52

Billionaire Warren Buffett, one of the world's most astute and successful investors, told CNBC, a financial news channel, the storm has caused serious destruction, but the toll is probably less than one percent of the U.S. Pump prices in SC have jumped almost 30 cents a gallon. "It will tighten the global picture for products, coming at a time when you start to have refineries going into maintenance before winter", he said.

by | September 03, 2017 | 11:58

Rahane is the only player who is yet to play a game in the series and was the highest scorer for India in the previous ODI series against West Indies. Tharanga, Kapugedera, and Malinga led their team and in all the matches they had already lost. Shikhar Dhawan who has been a star performer for India in the Sri Lanka tour will miss the remainder of the matches.

by | September 03, 2017 | 11:33

The White House announced Saturday that President Donald Trump plans on nominating Rep. Jim Bridenstine , a Republican from Oklahoma, as NASA's next administrator. Bridenstine to serve as administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). NASA's proposed 2018 budget comes to a little more than $19 billion.

by | September 03, 2017 | 11:30

The Public Affairs Director for AAA Tennessee, Stephanie Milani, said motorist should expect gas prices to rise another 10 to 20 cents in the near term, but a number of developments could ease concerns of tight supply in the Southeast. Meanwhile, the West Coast typically sees gas prices above the US average because of its isolation from supply sources. "The high inventory levels have the potential to offset gas price surges similar to what we have seen with past hurricanes".

by | September 03, 2017 | 09:13

North Korea imports one-point-five to two million tons of crude oil and petroleum products each year, of which more than 90 percent is known to come from China. It claimed the hydrogen bomb's power is adjustable to hundreds of kilotons and can be detonated at high altitudes. Early on Tuesday, North Korea fired an intermediate- range Hwasong-12 over Japan, prompting US President Donald Trump to say that "all options" were on the table in an implied threat of preemptive military action.

by | September 03, 2017 | 08:27

The storm took almost 25 percent of the Gulf Coast's refining capacity offline. Saudi Aramco, the kingdom's state-owned oil giant, took full control of the plant in May. EIA also said that distillate stockpiles, which include diesel and heating oil , were up by 748,000 barrels, versus expectations for a 846,000-barrel decline.

by | September 03, 2017 | 08:17

Gulf Coast, immersing Houston, Texas, and surrounding areas in floodwater and forcing the closure of about a quarter of U.S. refining capacity. Colonial Pipeline Co., the largest USA conduit for the fuel, planned to halt its gasoline line Thursday because about half of Gulf Coast refining capacity was offline.

by | September 03, 2017 | 08:13

The country's biggest fuel transporter, Colonial Pipeline , which has a pipeline in North Augusta that delivers fuel to five terminals, announced Wednesday a temporary shutdown of two lines because of damage and refinery outages in Louisiana related to Harvey.

by | September 03, 2017 | 06:35

A heat shield is an encasement which protects the satellite in the rocket from ultra-high temperatures, acoustic pressures that the spacecraft experiences while travelling in the Earth's atmosphere, an article in the Indian Express said .

by | September 03, 2017 | 06:05

Sloan said no additional Wells Fargo workers will be fired in the wake of the new findings. The additional fake accounts were discovered by a previously announced analysis dated to January 2009 and that further reviewed the original May 2011 to mid-2015 period.

by | September 03, 2017 | 05:53

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un warned that there would be "further ballistic missile tests in the future, and the Pacific would be a target". Trump on Wednesday declared " talking is not the answer " to resolving the long-standing impasse with North Korea.

by | September 03, 2017 | 05:45

He played a key role in helping the Blues win the title in the 2014/15 campaign. The 30-year-old did not feature in any of Antonio Conte's match day squads for the opening games of the Premier League season, and Chelsea have allowed the former Newcastle and Marseille striker to leave for Spain on a free transfer.

by | September 03, 2017 | 05:44

Gasoline for September delivery, which expires Thursday, climbed as much as 11.76 cents to $1.9009 a gallon on the New York Mercantile Exchange, the highest in more than two years. Front-month motor fuel prices rose 25 percent in August, the biggest monthly gain in more than a year, and climbed above $2 a gallon Thursday, while oil in NY capped its worst month since March.

by | September 02, 2017 | 02:51

Palo Alto Networks Inc reported a 27 percent rise in quarterly revenue as the cybersecurity company added more customers to its cloud-based security services. Qs Ltd Liability has invested 0% in Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW). Since the beginning of the calendar year, the stock is 3.74%. Following the sale, the director now owns 271,645 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $37,478,860.65.

by | September 02, 2017 | 02:34

North Korea showed no sign of backing down. Renewing his tough rhetoric toward North Korea , Trump wrote on Twitter, "The U.S. has been talking to North Korea , and paying them extortion money, for 25 years". Trump , who has vowed not to let North Korea develop nuclear missiles that can hit the mainland United States, said in a statement on Tuesday that 'all options are on the table'.

by | September 02, 2017 | 02:38

In the run-up to the sentencing, special CBI court judge Jagdeep Singh was flown by helicopter to Rohtak's Sunaria jail where Singh had been airlifted after the verdict on Friday. "His commandos were even thrashed", he said. The 50-year-old-self-styled godman only drank water at night, and took milk on the morning of August 29, an official earlier said.