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"We need that Gulf Coast": Harvey flooding shuts down oil refineries

But supply isn't the problem, the Texas' oil and gas regulator said , even though refiners have been crippled by Harvey. Station owners, anxious about gas supply, raised prices. The Energy Information Administration (EIA) is warning that current prices for diesel and gasoline "do not yet reflect the full effects of Hurricane Harvey " and that the devastation caused by that storm "casts a great deal of uncertainty regarding what may happen over the next few weeks". Consulte Mais Informação

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Cleveland Clinic announces next CEO and president

Cleveland Clinic announces next CEO and president

Chairman Rich added, "Cleveland Clinic has made unprecedented strides since Dr. Cosgrove became CEO and president in 2004". Tomislav Mihljevic will succeed Toby Cosgrove as the leader of the clinic. According to clinic officials, Cosgrove and Mihaljevic will work on a transition process together through the end of the year. The Cleveland Clinic has chosen the chief executive of its branch in Abu Dhabi as the clinic's new president and chief executive. Consulte Mais Informação

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Castaic Fire burns 25 acres, shuts down lanes of 5 freeway

Castaic Fire burns 25 acres, shuts down lanes of 5 freeway

Department spokeswoman Margaret Stewart says the fire is burning on both sides of the 210, an essential suburban artery that was likely about to see heavy traffic heading into the holiday weekend. The fire could potentially reach up to 2,000 acres with the fire jumping the 210, according to an earlier update from the LAFD. It was not immediately clear how many homes were at risk. Consulte Mais Informação

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Japan's Abe, UK May pledge cooperation on North Korea threat

Japan's Abe, UK May pledge cooperation on North Korea threat

Whenever such joint exercises take place, North Korea accuses the South and the United States of preparing for an invasion and often conducts its own military exercises and missile tests. "We are never complacent". "The Security Council stresses that these DPRK [North Korean] actions are not just a threat to the region, but to all United Nations member states", said the statement, issued after closed-door talks at United Nations headquarters. Consulte Mais Informação

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Rantie, Manyama start upfront for Bafana

Rantie, Manyama start upfront for Bafana

The 25-year-old SuperSport United goalkeeper‚ who has just four worldwide caps‚ has been thrust into the spotlight by the injuries to Bafana No.1 Itumeleng Khune and No.2 Darren Keet. The one at keeper was enforced. Upfront, Lebogang Manyama is likely to replace Sibusiso Vilakazi who misses out the encounter as Bafana look for their second win in Group D after the win over Senegal in November past year. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mercedes-AMG Teases Project One 'Supersports Car' Concept

Mercedes-AMG Teases Project One 'Supersports Car' Concept

The automaker claims it will pack more than 1,000 horsepower with a top speed in excess of 217 miles per hour. Mercedes-AMG will be bringing its Project One Hypercar to next month's Frankfurt Motor Show. It will also get its transmission from a Formula One vehicle although it will make it to the cockpit through an automated manual setup. The head-on teaser shot isn't showing us much, but it's showing enough to come to terms that the Project One isn't far from being an F1 vehicle. Consulte Mais Informação

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City of Harvey Offers Free Homes to Harvey Victims

Hurricane Harvey hit the U.S. southern state of Texas on last Friday as a category four storm, affecting mainly the southeastern part of the state, including Houston, in addition to the southwestern part of the state of Louisiana. Monetary donations can be at www.facebook.com/donate/142992456301135 . Contributions are also being accepted by the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund organized by Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mystery continues after removal of object off beach

Mystery continues after removal of object off beach

The circular eight-legged contraption has puzzled Westerly bathers for months, after it was discovered more than a quarter of a mile from an oceanfront mansion owned by pop star Taylor Swift . "Hopefully, the experts in this field will take a look at it, now that we have it out, and be able to identify it". "Our best guess had been that it was the sea base of an acoustic Doppler profiler, which the scientists said are typically 4 or 5 feet long", Brockmann told the Westerly Sun . Consulte Mais Informação

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Spain expels N Korean diplomat over missile tests

Russian Federation says it is against slapping additional sanctions on Pyongyang despite its violation of UN Security Council (UNSC) resolutions by launching an intermediate-range ballistic missile over Japan on Tuesday. The editorial went on to say there were no consequences for Australia if sanctions were imposed on North Korea and also claimed if war happened refugees would not flock to Australia to seek asylum. Consulte Mais Informação

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H&R Block's (HRB) Market Perform Rating Reaffirmed at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc

Barrington Research has a "Outperform" rating and a $32.00 price target on the stock. Equities research analysts predict that H&R Block will post $1.97 EPS for the current year. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised its position in H&R Block by 247.1% in the second quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 3,065,584 shares of the company's stock valued at $94,759,000 after buying an additional 2,182,306 shares during the period. Consulte Mais Informação

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