Famous birthdays for April 24: Kelly Clarkson, Shirley MacLaine

April 24 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Taurus. They include: -- French Roman Catholic St. Vincent de Paul in 1581 -- British novelist Anthony Trollope in 1815 -- U.S. artist Willem de Kooning in 1904 -- Actor Shirley MacLaine in 1934 (age 85) File Photo by Kris...

Blockbuster Battle Between Steven Spielberg and Netflix Fizzles

LOS ANGELES — It has the makings of a great screenplay: As the future of an entire industry hangs in the balance, the ultimate establishment figure — a genius in his fourth decade of domination — goes to battle with a menacing interloper.That hyperbolic story line has enveloped Steven Spielberg since early last month, when reports surfaced that...

Blamed for Wildfires, PG&E Seeks Higher Electricity Rates

Pacific Gas & Electric has been blamed for starting some of California’s most devastating wildfires. Now it is asking state officials for permission to raise electricity rates to pay for safety improvements and to offset the financial risk of more wildfires.PG&E, working its way through its second bankruptcy in two decades, isn’t alone in...

Excerpts of Stephen Moore’s Writing: Bashing Women, Gay Rights and More

Stephen Moore is a conservative commentator best known for opining on economic issues. But the longtime columnist, who is in line to be nominated to the Federal Reserve Board by President Trump, has also written on a range of social topics during his career, including women’s rights, gender equity and marriage.While many of these pieces were written...

Nonresidential Building Construction Global Market Report 2019

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SACPCMP urges industry to be vigilant amid ‘construction mafia’ challenge

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ATS Announces General Services Agreement Government Contract Signing

GSA Contract signing allows ATS to expand their services to all government entities; this is the next step in many partnerships to come as Stewards of Humanity. MIDVALE, UT, UNITED STATES, April 23, 2019 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- ATS ShieldSafe®, … Read More

Himalayan region unprepared for mega-quake, India yet to learn from past mistakes: Scientists

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What To Expect From Caterpillar’s Q1

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Rana Plaza Disaster: Murder trial stalled for stay order

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Newsom won't block building in high-fire areas

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Demand for DAS Training on the Rise

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NYC Mayor de Blasio vows to ban glass and steel skyscrapers as part of city's Green New Deal

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United Technologies Corporation (UTX) CEO Greg Hayes on Q1 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

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Engineers Study Failed Levees, Research Potential Solutions

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United Community Banks, Inc. reports EPS of $0.55 and ROA of 1.44% for Q1 2019

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New-home sales roar to a 16-month high on deeply-discounted inventory

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CenterPoint Commerce & Trade Park has seen tremendous success since 2005

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Quake prompts inspections

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These drive-thru stores are made out of recycled shipping containers

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