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Answer Man dives into the story of the Tidal Basins bathing beach

While doing research about George Marshall, I learned that he took daily swims in the Tidal Basin in the early 1920s, when he was aide-de-camp to Gen. John Pershing. It made me wonder if there was a time when swimming in the Tidal Basin was allowed. Tom Bowers, Ashburn, Va.Swimming in the Tidal Basin wasnt just allowed. It was encouraged.

Your Renewable News | Renewables boost the power industry: Solar photovoltaic is the fastest growing

Increased decentralisation, the need to decarbonise electricity generation, and digitisation to boost operational efficiency are driving market opportunities in the power industry. Continued regulatory support for renewable energy in key markets will see global power investment reach $443.5 billion in 2017. Solar photovoltaic (PV) will be the fastest growing segment…

Phillips 66 oil-by-rail fight continues in SLO County

Phillips 66s fight against the San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors decision to reject its oil-by-rail plan will continue after a favorable ruling from a local judge. A judge this week said he will allow the company to directly sue the Board of Supervisors in a lawsuit that includes new allegations based on what happened at hearings on the project March 13 and 14.

Veja mais fotos da 7ª Travelweek by ILTM, na Bienal SP

Emerson SouzaE as negociações da sétima edição do Travelweek by ILTM continuam no Pavilhão da Bienal, no Parque do Ibirapuera, em São Paulo.Edição que será a última sob este nome: durante a abertura ontem, no Palácio Tangará, o diretor Simon Mayle anunciou que, a partir de 2018, o evento, que é considerado a principal feira de Turismo de luxo do continente…

TechnipFMC Plays Key Role in $80 Billion of U.S., Canadian Projects, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, Texas, May 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas)--TechnipFMC plc (London, England), born from a merger earlier this year between FMC Technologies and Technip S.A., is servicing a variety of big-ticket projects across North America's petrochemicals, liquefied natural gas (LNG) and offshore drilling markets.

Brexit: Legal & General announces plans to shift operations from UK to Dublin

Marks and Spencer reports slump in profit hurt by clothing sales and cost of new food stores - Wednesday 24 May High street stalwart Marks and Spencer has reported a more than 60 per cent fall in pre-tax profit in the year to the end of March, hurt by a decline in clothing sales and higher costs from opening new food stores.

Mckinley Capital Management Upped Its Hospitality Properties Trust (HPT) Stake; M&T Bank Has Boosted

May 26, 2017 - By Marie MckinneyMckinley Capital Management Inc increased Hospitality Properties Trust (HPT) stake by 195.84% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Mckinley Capital Management Inc acquired 20,978 shares as Hospitality Properties Trust (HPT)’s stock declined 9.53%. The Mckinley Capital Management Inc holds 31,690 shares with $1.01 million value, up from 10,712 last quarter.

Technical Reports on Farm Products Stocks -- Archer-Daniels-Midland, Bunge, Pingtan Marine Enterpris

Today's research on is centered on Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. and Adecoagro S.A. Farm Products companies engage in the manufacture, marketing, and distribution of goods and supplies required by consumers and other segments of the agriculture industry, such as fertilizers, sod, grains, and fruit and vegetable transplants.

The U.S./Israeli relationship has never been easy

This article first appeared on the History News Network.The latest flap between the United States government and the Israeli government, at the end of the Obama Administration, over the United Nations resolution about Israeli settlements on the West Bank is nothing really new, as the relationship between Israel and the United States has always been fraught with controversy and tension…

4 Reasons To Avoid This Fallen Pipeline Giant And Choose This Much Higher-Yielding And Faster-Growin

Kinder Morgan (NYSE:KMI), America's largest midstream infrastructure operator by market cap, has broken a lot of dividend investors' hearts over the last few years.It's poorly timed decision to buy out its MLPs right before oil prices cratered left it with a mountain of debt and resulted in a liquidity trap that forced it to slash its dividend by 75%.Unfortunately…

DHL's fish freighter for Norwegian seafood logistics ǀ Air Cargo News

DHL Global Forwarding is accelerating Norways seafood supply chain by shipping live crabs and other seafood on dedicated weekly flights from Oslo to Asia and Northern America. The express giant is transporting fresh seafood from Laskselv airport in northern Norway to Oslo, from where the freight is sent to South Korea and other destinations, such as Japan or the US.

The New Deal as raw deal for blacks in segregated communities

Charles Lane covers housing issues for The Washington Post editorial page. By the early 20th century, American neighborhoods were highly segregated along racial lines, contrary to promises embodied in the post-Civil War constitutional amendments ending slavery and establishing equal rights. Segregation was so far advanced by 1930 that neighborhoods in the average U.S.

NEWS  |  TWMA Secures Jobs with New Maersk Oil Contract  |  Rigzone

Oil and gas waste management solutions provider, TWMA, secures 2 new projects with Maersk Oil UK in the Central North Sea, which will support up to 18 existing onshore and offshore jobs.Oil and gas waste management solutions provider, TWMA, has been awarded two new projects with Maersk Oil UK in the Central North Sea, which…

Great Ships Of 2016: Ethane Crystal

Since it started publishing in 1939, Maritime Reporter & Engineering News has recognized excellence in ship construction. This year 18 ships in total were honored, including many “world firsts.”Ethane Crystal - World’s Largest Ethane CarrierBuilder: Samsung Heavy IndustriesOwner: Reliance Industries, Ltd.The world’s first very large ethane carrier (VLEC)…

Welding Fume Extraction Equipment Market to Reach $5.9 Billion by 2025: Increasing Demand from Const

DUBLIN, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Welding Fume Extraction Equipment Market Analysis, By Product (Mobile Units, Stationary Units, Large Centralized Systems), By Application (Arc, Resistance, Laser Beam, Oxy-Fuel), And Segment Forecasts, 2014 - 2025" report to their…

ADS Advance - Cobham solution selected for Hawaiian's Airbus fleet

Cobham SATCOM has announced that its AVIATOR 350D system has been selected by Hawaiian Airlines (HAL) for installation on its new Airbus A321neo (new engine option) fleet.The Cobham system, supporting Inmarsat's IP-based SwiftBroadband-Safety (SB-S) service, will deliver satellite connectivity to the cockpit for all voice…

Is Trump's budget putting America first?

President Donald Trump's budget proposal could slash Medicaid by $800 billion, give the military a 2.1 percent raise, increase the chance military installations could close or consolidate, and cut food stamps by 25 percent.Alabama could lose more than $54 million in federal offshore oil and gas royalties.But it's more than dollars and cents. It's about ideas, and perhaps, about discipline.

As ships get larger, margin for error in SF Bay gets smaller

OAKLAND — At around 5 a.m. on a recent Thursday, captains Zack Kellerman and Ed Melvin grasped the oil-slicked handrails of a metal gangplank, climbing several stories to the deck of the Cosco Excellence, a 1,202-foot container vessel, docked at the Port of Oakland.The pilots will spend the next several hours in a calculated…

ADS Advance - Manchester Airport welcomes Virgin Atlantic expansion

Virgin Atlantic today kicked off a major growth drive at Manchester Airport, launching the first of a hat trick of new long haul routes to America.Above: (left to right) The Rt Hon Greg Hands MP, Deputy CEO Manchester Airport, Collette Roche and CCO Virgin Atlantic, Shai Weiss.This morning, the airline waved off its inaugural service to San Francisco…