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CanWeld comes to Winnipeg - Canadian Metalworking

Winnipeg has a diverse manufacturing base that includes major players in the aerospace, heavy vehicle, agri-business, and food processing industries. The variety of OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers makes it an ideal place to learn about the newest advanced manufacturing processes being adopted by such companies.On Sept. 12 and 13…

Fincantieri Presents The Nieuw Statendam in Marghera - Cruise Industry News

Fincantieri presented the Nieuw Statendam to Holland America Line today. Present were the Italian vice minister of infrastructure and transport, Edoardo Rixi, and representing Carnival Corporation were Micky Arison, chairman, and Arnold Donald, President and CEO, together with Stein Kruse, CEO of Holland America Group and Orlando Ashford…

Travel: California capital celebrates state’s rich history - Lifestyle - The Ledger

SACRAMENTO, California - California’s capital is actually a river city like Cincinnati or St. Louis, a truth that dawned on me while eating breakfast aboard the historic and beautiful Delta King sternwheeler.The iconic steamship is now a hotel and restaurant, restored and permanently docked on its original home in the Sacramento River.

District offers apology after teachers dress up as Trump border wall

(CBS News) — Photos of Idaho school teachers dressed as a border wall and Mexican stereotypes are going viral online. Middleton School District staff is under fire for their offensive costumes, and the photos have prompted an investigation by the school district, CBS Boise affiliate KBOI reports.Several photos of teachers’…

Global Virtual Training Market by Overview, Industry Chain Structure and Trends 2025: QY Research -

QY Research always aims at offering their clients an in-depth analysis and the best research material of the Global Market. This new report on the Global Virtual Training Market is committed to fulfilling the requirements of the clients by giving them thorough insights into the market. An exclusive data offered in this…

Farmers risk loss of federal payments, loans, from shutdown

FILE - In this July 11, 2018, file photo, a field of corn grows in front of an old windmill in Pacific Junction, Iowa, The government shutdown could complicate things for farmers lining up for federal payments to ease the burden of President Donald Trumps trade war with China. The USDA last week assured farmers that direct payments would keep going out during the first week of the shutdown.

Glacier Peak Capital Has Lifted Holding in Diamond Offshore Drilling (DO) as Stock Value Declined;

Glacier Peak Capital Llc increased its stake in Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. (DO) by 894.28% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Glacier Peak Capital Llc bought 178,855 shares as the company’s stock declined 29.90% with the market. The hedge fund held 198,855 shares of the energy company at the end of 2018Q3…
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New Orleans High School Students Experience Sea Life Aboard A Tall Ship - The Waterways Journal

Crew members stow a sail aboard the tall ship Picton Castle as it’s docked in New Orleans April 22. (Photo by Frank McCormack)Nine high school students and a teacher from a New Orleans-area high school got their sea legs last month aboard the Picton Castle, a 179-foot tall ship built in 1928. The Louisiana lubbers spent 14 days aboard the Picton Castle…

Northrop Grumman Co. (NYSE:NOC) Stake Raised by Intellectus Partners LLC

Intellectus Partners LLC lifted its stake in Northrop Grumman Co. (NYSE:NOC) by 72.4% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 1,664 shares of the aerospace company’s stock after purchasing an additional 699 shares during the period. Intellectus Partners LLC’s holdings in Northrop Grumman were worth $528…

Future of the Gas Detectors for Shipping Market: 2018-2025 Forecast and Size Analysis

Market Research Pro published a new industry research that focuses on {Market} market and delivers in-depth market analysis and future prospects of Gas Detectors for Shipping market. The study covers significant data which makes the research document a handy resource for managers, analysts, industry experts and other key…

Seafreight Forwarding Market Growth Opportunities, Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Geographic Segmen

Growing global cross-border e-commerce market is driving the LCL volumeThere has been a significant increase in the global cross-border e-commerce trade. Such continuous increase in the foreign trade is likely to influence the seafreight forwarding market positively. Factors such as the rising purchasing power parity and…

Axis Capital Holdings (AXS) Stock Value Declined While Korea Investment Trimmed Holding by $952,000;

Hgk Asset Management Inc increased its stake in General Dynamics Co (GD) by 23.57% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Hgk Asset Management Inc bought 10,395 shares as the company’s stock declined 12.00% with the market. The institutional investor held 54,489 shares of the marine transportation company at the end of 2018Q3…

These Maine lawmakers will control 2019s biggest State House debates — Daily Brief — Bangor Daily Ne

Good morning from Augusta. Leaders in the Maine Legislature have set the 2019 rosters for the 18 committees that will handle most policymaking at the State House, which will be under Democratic control in the legislative and executive branches for the first time in eight years.The inside baseball process isnt noticed much by people outside of Augusta…

As Northrop Grumman (NOC) Valuation Declined, Pinnacle Associates LTD Has Boosted Position; Stewart

Pinnacle Associates Ltd increased its stake in Northrop Grumman Corp (NOC) by 18.15% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Pinnacle Associates Ltd bought 1,239 shares as the company’s stock declined 11.09% with the market. The institutional investor held 8,065 shares of the industrial machinery and components company at the end of 2018Q3…

Deadspin's Best Long Stories Of 2018

Perhaps you need something to read on the plane home, or something to distract you while you avoid your in-laws. Here are the most compelling long features and essays we published this year so you can catch up before we do it all again in 2019.As he was questioned by lawyers in 2015 over and over again about what he did and did not know about sexual abuse suffered by Olympic athletes, then-U.S.

Rep. Foxx and Avery County Commission Urge Passage of National Park Service Restoration Act for Need

By Tim GardnerLocal governmental leaders, including United States Congress member Virginia Foxx, who represents District 5, which encompasses Avery and Watauga counties, and the Avery County Board of Commissioners, are encouraging the United States Senate and Foxx’s fellow-House (Congress) members to help pass the National…

Nunchucks win a battle: Second Amendment court rulings bring solutions for gun violence closer

When I was in high school in Fort Lee, N.J., in the early 1970s, mass shootings werent yet a fad, but nunchucks were. It wasnt Bruce Lee movies that first got me interested. It was my friend Max, who taught me some cool moves.A quarter of a century later, in 2000, I was charged with a misdemeanor under New Yorks laws simply for having a set of nunchaku in my Long Island home.

Analysts Anticipate PPG Industries, Inc. (PPG) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $3.66 Billion

Wall Street analysts expect PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) to report sales of $3.66 billion for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Six analysts have issued estimates for PPG Industries’ earnings, with estimates ranging from $3.61 billion to $3.70 billion. PPG Industries posted sales of $3.68 billion during the same quarter last year…

U.N. Rapporteur Says President Is 'Worst' Peddler of Misinformation in America

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Expression and Opinion said that Donald Trump was the worst offender in the United States when it came to the spreading of misinformation. David Kaye told Digital Rights Monitor in an interview that governments were a significant part of the problem in the creation misleading content.You know…