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  • When finalized, the rule would also help to ensure that e-cigarette applications by manufacturers contain information on the product's potential public health benefits and harms, the FDA said. Juul Labs Inc, the market leader in the U.S. e-cigarette market, was warned by the FDA over marketing its vapes as safer than traditional cigarettes.

  • Sept 20- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday proposed a new rule that would require e-cigarette makers to maintain records related to the legal marketing status of their products. A U.S. District Court judge in Maryland in July issued an order that would require makers of tobacco products, including e-cigarette makers, to file the applications by May...

  • HOUSTON, Sept 12- Police have arrested the Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for 18 hours by tying themselves to a bridge and dangling over the water. Twelve people were taken into police custody shortly after 5 p.m., Thursday, according to spokesmen for Greenpeace and the Harris County Sheriff's office.

  • HOUSTON, Sept 12- Police on Thursday arrested Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for hours by tying themselves to a bridge and dangling over the water. Twelve people were taken into police custody shortly after 5 p.m., according to spokesmen for Greenpeace and the Harris County Sheriff's office. Briscoe Cain, a Texas state...

  • Barra, accompanied by GM general counsel Craig Glidden, declined upon leaving the White House to say if she discussed the fate of the shuttered Lordstown, Ohio plant with Trump. People briefed on the matter said Trump and Barra were expected to discuss ongoing contract talks with the United Auto Workers union, the fate of the closing plants, trade issues with...

  • NASSAU, Bahamas, Sept 5- Stunned residents of the Bahamas surveyed the wreckage of their homes and officials struggled to assess the number killed by Hurricane Dorian, as the storm bore down on the South Carolina coast on Thursday, threatening record flooding. Some 70,000 people in the Bahamas needed immediate humanitarian relief after the most damaging storm...

  • NASSAU, Bahamas, Sept 5- Stunned residents of the Bahamas surveyed the wreckage of their homes and officials struggled to assess the number killed by Hurricane Dorian, as the storm bore down on the South Carolina coast, threatening record flooding on Thursday. The United Nations said 70,000 people in the Bahamas needed immediate humanitarian relief after the...

  • *More than 13,000 homes destroyed or damaged in Bahamas. NASSAU, Bahamas, Sept 5- Hurricane Dorian left stretches of the Bahamas looking as if they had been carpet bombed and was regaining strength as it crawled up the U.S. The United Nations said 70,000 people in the Bahamas needed immediate humanitarian relief after the most damaging storm ever to hit the island...

  • President Donald Trump and White House officials on Thursday-- just days after GM came under attack from Trump, the White House confirmed late Wednesday. The White House confirmed Trump would meet with Barra at 1:45 p.m. EDT in the Oval Office. Last week, Trump suggested GM should begin moving operations back to the United States from China. "

  • Sept 4- Driver Management Company LLC, an activist investor focused on U.S. banks, renewed calls on Wednesday for First United Corp, the holding company for Maryland community bank First United Bank& Trust, to sell itself. "Some members have been on the board 25 years," Driver founder Abbott Cooper said in an interview. First United Bank did not immediately respond to a...

  • Trump, who has repeatedly noted that rates are negative in Germany- Europe's trading powerhouse- made the comment in response to a question from reporters as he departed the White House for the presidential retreat of Camp David in Maryland.

  • President Donald Trump, who is engaged in a trade war with Beijing, said on Friday that the largest U.S. automaker, General Motors Co, should begin moving its operations back to the United States. They moved major plants to China, BEFORE I CAME INTO OFFICE. Trump's ire with GM comes as contract talks with the United Auto Workers union with the Detroit Three automakers...

  • President Donald Trump, who is engaged in a trade war with Beijing, said on Friday that the largest U.S. automaker, General Motors Co, should begin moving its operations back to the United States. They moved major plants to China, BEFORE I CAME INTO OFFICE. Trump's ire with GM comes as contract talks with the United Auto Workers union with the Detroit Three automakers...

  • Aug 29- Wall Street's main indexes surged on Thursday, boosted by technology stocks, as China sounded hopeful on trade negotiations with the United States, lifting investor sentiment that has been dented by growing worries of a recession. President Donald Trump said in a Fox News radio interview that trade talks were scheduled for Thursday "at a different level,"...

  • Aug 29- A rise in technology stocks lifted Wall Street on Thursday, as China sounded hopeful of a resolution to the protracted trade dispute with the United States, easing investor fears of the risk of a recession. President Donald Trump said in a Fox News radio interview that trade talks were scheduled for Thursday "at a different level," but did not provide...

  • Aug 22- Walmart Inc has sued Tesla Inc, accusing it of "years of gross negligence and failure to live up to industry standards" that led to several fires at its stores with Tesla solar systems. Tesla solar panels cause fires at Walmart stores in Long Beach, California, Milpitas, California and Lakeside, Colorado. Walmart stores in Beavercreek, Ohio, Denton, Maryland and...

  • Solar energy systems installed and maintained by the electric car maker were responsible for fires at seven locations, with dozens showing hazardous problems such as loose wiring and "hot spots" on panels, according to court papers filed in New York State Supreme Court. The lawsuit is the latest blow to Tesla's struggling solar business, which it acquired...

  • Aug 20- Walmart Inc sued Tesla Inc, saying solar panels supplied by the electric car maker were responsible for fires at about seven of its stores, according to a lawsuit filed in a New York court on Tuesday. As of November 2018, no fewer than seven Walmart stores, including in Denton, Maryland and Beavercreek, Ohio, had experienced fires due to Tesla's solar systems,...

  • Aug 20- Walmart Inc sued Tesla Inc, saying solar panels supplied by the electric car maker were responsible for fires at about seven of its stores, according to a lawsuit filed in a New York court on Tuesday. As of November 2018, no fewer than seven Walmart stores, including those in Denton, Maryland and Beavercreek, Ohio, had experienced fires due to Tesla's solar...

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    President Donald Trump sparked criticism when he tweeted that the Baltimore-area district of Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Maryland, was "a disgusting, rat and rodent infested mess."