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California targets removable plastic bottle caps, plastic straws

In fact, some coastal communities in California already have taken action to ban plastic straws as well as some other plastics in an attempt to keep beaches clear of trash as well as to protect the environment. Last week, Malibu’s City Council approved a ban on all plastic cutlery, stirrers as well as straws within the beach community. The ordinance, ...

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Wynn Resorts says two directors are leaving its board

Las Vegas-based Wynn Resorts on Wednesday announced the departure of two members of its board of directors as lawsuits against its members along with the company’s founder continued to pile up amid a sexual misconduct scandal. The announcement of the board modifications came hours after the state of Oregon revealed of which had sued gambling mogul Steve Wynn along with ...

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SixCap filed for liquidation, owes investors $143 million: report

The company, known as SixCap, was placed into insolvent liquidation last month inside British Virgin Islands where This particular’s incorporated, according to a statement dated Feb. 26 coming from appointed liquidator Baker Tilly. Investors as well as also creditors were told they’re collectively owed more than $143 million, according to a Wednesday report by Singaporean newspaper The Business Times. Baker ...

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Saudi crown prince as well as also UK eye billion-dollar deals

Matthew Chattle / Barcroft Images / Barcroft Media via Getty Images Protesters opposite Downing Street organised by Stop the War Coalition on March 7, 2018. “Following the meeting of the Strategic Partnership Council, the prime minister as well as also the crown prince received a briefing by U.K. national security officials on foreign policy issues, including Yemen,” the spokesperson said. ...

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Storm moves up East Coast dumping snow, knocking out power

Kena Betancur | Getty Images woman holds an umbrella as snow falls on March 7, 2018 in Hoboken, completely new Jersey. This particular is actually the second nor’easter to hit the area within a week along with is actually likely to bring heavy snowfall along with winds, raising fears of another round of electrical outages. The second major storm in ...

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Oprah sells healthy portion of Weight Watchers stock for huge profit

Oprah Winfrey sold about a quarter of her stake in Weight Watchers International, cashing in on significant gains since she first invested. Winfrey sold shares inside the range of about 8 to 9 times the cost she paid for them, reflecting the massive increase inside the company’s value since she vouched for its weight-loss program. The windfall comes amid continued ...

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Meet the weatherman who forecasts for companies

A nor’easter has closed schools along with disrupted travel across the East Coast on Wednesday. yet storms can also cost companies billions of dollars in damage along with lost revenue, so knowing when along with where they’re going to strike is actually a big business in along with of itself. “The weather impacts everything one way or the some other,” ...

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Nuns’ pressure leads Wells Fargo to publish causes of ‘systemic lapses in governance’

A group of nuns along with religiously-affiliated investors said Wells Fargo & Co. has agreed to publish a review which shows the root causes of the systemic lapses in governance along with risk management which have led to ongoing controversies, litigation along with fines. As a result of the company’s commitment, the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility will withdraw a ...

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