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Lebanon Special School District Board gets new construction management

Lebanon Special School District Board gets new construction management That would make Shiels the highest-paid school superintendent in Sonoma County and that includes Steven Herrington, the Sonoma County superintendent of schools who makes $217,000 a year. "Byron Education Association (BEA) members and support staff attended Monday night's meeting in support of all staff, students, and programs". "I've been thinking about that question myself", she said. [Full Article...]

IEA says "mission accomplished" on Opec's oil supply cuts

IEA says OECD commercial oil stocks declined by 25.6 million barrels month-on-month in February to 2.84 billion barrels, the IEA estimated, the lowest level since April 2015. Non-Opec nations are expected to produce an extra 1.8m bpd this year, mainly due to the United States, but demand will only grow by 1.5m bpd in 2018. [Full Article...]

Mizuho Securities USA LLC Grows Position in ExxonMobil (XOM)

Mizuho Securities USA LLC Grows Position in ExxonMobil (XOM) White Elm Capital Llc who had been investing in Priceline Grp Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $92.94 billion market cap company. 90,513 are owned by Independent Invsts. In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, the stock ( XOM ) has analysts' mean recommendation of 2.70. Therefore 38% are positive. [Full Article...]

Robber Throws Cash Over Taylor Swift's Fence, Wanted to Propose

Robber Throws Cash Over Taylor Swift's Fence, Wanted to Propose When he failed to stop, he was pursued into CT, where police used spikes to flatten his tires. The police report says that Rowley explained he had a crush on the pop star and thought he could impress her with his crimes. Rowley was charged with second-degree robbery and fourth-degree larceny. According to the police report. Taylor Swift performs at the Z100's iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 20... [Full Article...]

Uber moves beyond ride-hailing with car-sharing, more biking

Uber moves beyond ride-hailing with car-sharing, more biking The new program will add more cars to the GetAround fleet than just the existing personal vehicles that owners make available, and make the cars available to anyone with the Uber app in San Francisco. Khosrowshahi recently explained that bike sharing is a mode of transportation that is the most affordable for some people. Another partnership is with on-demand vehicle rental service Getar... [Full Article...]

Free tax filing, preparation services offered as deadline approaches

Free tax filing, preparation services offered as deadline approaches In addition, the law removed personal exemptions and increased the child tax credit. Before you start, have handy a copy of your current pay stub and your most recent federal income tax return - ideally, your 2017 return, the IRS says. These are the employees that would deal with the hard freelance workers and anti-government tax evaders, and the effects of losing them show up in the numbers. [Full Article...]

CBO forecasts the return of trillion-dollar deficits

CBO forecasts the return of trillion-dollar deficits Projected deficits over the 2018-2027 period have increased markedly since June 2017, when CBO issued its previous projections. CBO notes in its report that, if realistic assumptions are made about both these categories, then the fiscal picture would grow even worse: The deficit would consume 6.3 percent of the economy from 2023 to 2028, and rise to 7.1 percent of GDP by 2028. [Full Article...]

Deutsche Bank's new CEO wants return to 'hunter's mentality'

Mr. Sewing (his name is pronounced "saving") is not expected to radically change the bank's direction, but he will face pressure to move more aggressively than Mr. Paul Achleitner, Chairman of the Supervisory Board, commented on the new appointment: "In his more than 25 years at Deutsche Bank Christian Sewing has proven himself a strong and disciplined leader". [Full Article...]

Schrater: May "Equal Pay Day" arrive much sooner

Schrater: May This year, Equal Pay Day will be on April 10. Gender pay inequities occur across diverse industries . Women still earn less than men, and the gap costs women more than $860 billion a year, he said. The company reported in 2017 that women make up 57 percent of its staff. In 2018, American women earn 19.5% less than their male colleagues, according to the US Census Bureau. [Full Article...]

F1: Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel clinches tense Bahrain GP

F1: Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel clinches tense Bahrain GP Speaking of the unfortunate incident, which shouldn't be watched by those that are squeamish, Raikkonen said 'What happened to our guy Francesco today at the pit-stop is very unfortunate. The former champions are now the only team yet to score points this season after Force India's Esteban Ocon secured 10th place. The race began with temperatures falling from 29 and 35 degrees Celsius respective... [Full Article...]

Quintana shuts down Brewers, Cubs head home after win

Quintana shuts down Brewers, Cubs head home after win But if the Pirates are going to get off on the right foot in Chicago this season, they will need more solid pitching efforts like the one they got from their ace on Sunday. Expected cold temperatures Monday in Chicago could reek havoc on Rizzo's back stiffness, but temperatures are expected to rise throughout the week. [Full Article...]

Quintana shuts down Brewers, Cubs head home after 3-0 win

Quintana shuts down Brewers, Cubs head home after 3-0 win Brewers starter Zach Davis struck out six and allowed only one run in six innings of work. CBS 2's Roseanne Tellez and Cubs mascot Clark had some fun with the snow early Monday, having a snowball fight at "Gallagher Way", the newly renamed plaza outside Wrigley Field . [Full Article...]

Oil benefits from surprise drawdown in USA crude stocks

Oil benefits from surprise drawdown in USA crude stocks United States crude inventories fell by 4.6-million barrels last week, compared with analysts' expectations for an increase of 246,000 barrels, Energy Information Administration data showed on Wednesday. Traders were looking for a draw of 1.26 million barrels. Global markets from equities to oil recovered after investor optimism grew that the US and China will step back from the brink of a trade... [Full Article...]

Trump praises Mexico for stopping migrant 'caravan'

Trump praises Mexico for stopping migrant 'caravan' Trump often focuses on the border, dating back to his campaign promise to build a "big, attractive wall". I'd say it's likely but not sure if they will have bigger or smaller group next year. A Border Patrol union spokesman said agents would welcome the extra help. In West Virginia, Trump again hit the immigration topic hard on Thursday, saying, "We have to have strong borders" and vowed that tr... [Full Article...]

'Nanny state full of PC snowflakes' - Sugar tax sparks anger

'Nanny state full of PC snowflakes' - Sugar tax sparks anger That remains to be seen and plenty of experts fear that it won't. Several soft drinks companies have already reduced the sugar content of their products to avoid the tax , often opting for artificial sweeteners instead. A tax on sugary soft drinks has come into force, meaning consumers will have to pay more for their favourite refreshments. It is hoped the tax will encourage drinks compan... [Full Article...]

Other Opinions: Trade war will hurt our state

Other Opinions: Trade war will hurt our state For example, pork and beef exports will also be hit with tariffs; meat products exported from red states to China were worth over $850 million in 2016. It has proposed tariffs on a wide range of items, including Chinese-made communication satellite parts, flat screen televisions, semiconductors and industrial machinery, as well as more niche products such as bakery ovens and rocket launchers... [Full Article...]

John Krasinski Got Trolled at Customs Over His Marriage to Emily Blunt

John Krasinski Got Trolled at Customs Over His Marriage to Emily Blunt As for whether he could be pushing paper in a reported Office revival anytime soon, the actor says he hasn't gotten a call about it yet. And that's the moment John knew he'd never have a mate in this particular man. When asked about a potential team up with off-screen wife, Emily Blunt , as the Invisible Woman and Mr. It makes me sad because you realize that this is their life before it a... [Full Article...]

Trump Threatens China With Additional Tariffs Worth $100 Billion

Trump Threatens China With Additional Tariffs Worth $100 Billion But we have to get this straightened out. He also blamed what he said was inaction by previous administration on the matter, saying, "we had no choice". "They're rapists. And some, I assume, are good people". European and USA government bond yields fell and prices rose as investors sought the safety of government debt, but the moves were moderate. [Full Article...]

Markets Right Now: Stocks move solidly higher on Wall Street

Markets Right Now: Stocks move solidly higher on Wall Street Eastern time. The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 64 points, or 2.8 percent, while the Nasdaq also lost 2.6 percent. The blue chip Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 24103.11, up 2.4%. "And we're in a bull market ", said Cote. Up in Toronto, Canadian stocks took a hit, with the TSX losing 91.2 points in afternoon trade to 15122. By the end of the day Monday, the Dow slightly reco... [Full Article...]

Stephon Clark protester hit by police SUV in Sacramento

Stephon Clark protester hit by police SUV in Sacramento Two police vehicles were captured on video being slowly driven through the crowd. As the deputy yelled for people to get away by the vehicle, saying, "Get away from my auto, dude". The rally was organized by former National Basketball Association player and Sacramento native Matt Barnes , who says the fight for justice for Clark is about "more than just color". [Full Article...]


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