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Over a foot of rain falls in South as severe weather heads toward East Coast – ABC News

Over a foot of rain falls in South as severe weather heads toward East Coast  ABC News

A storm system plaguing parts of the southern U.S. for almost a week brought nearly 13 inches of rain to southern Mississippi on Saturday, causing widespread …

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Mercedes ‘very sorry’ after woman claims she was mistreated by dealership over oil leak from new car

German auto giant Mercedes-Benz apologised Tuesday over the ordeal of a Chinese car buyer who alleged mistreatment by an authorised dealership in a viral video that triggered consumer outrage. The …

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Mercedes-Benz China apologises to customer who staged showroom protest over oil leak from new car

Mercedes-Benz has come under fire in China after a woman staged a showroom protest because her new CLS 300 coupe leaked oil and she said she could not get a straight answer from the dealer about a …

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Indonesia and Malaysia send objection letter to EU over palm oil phaseout

The world’s top producers of palm oil have signed a joint letter of objection to the European Union over its plan to phase out the use of the vegetable oil in renewable fuel, an Indonesian official …

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Town To Pay $100K In Atty Fees Over Fracking Waste Ban

Law360 (April 1, 2019, 7:35 PM EDT) — A Pennsylvania federal judge Sunday awarded $ 100,000 in attorney fees to Pennsylvania General Energy Co. LLC after the company successfully challenged a township …

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Indonesia threatens to quit Paris climate deal over palm oil

JAKARTA (Reuters) – A senior Indonesian minister warned on Wednesday Southeast Asia’s biggest economy could consider exiting the Paris climate deal if the European Union goes ahead with a plan to …

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Malaysia threatens EU fighter jet boycott over palm oil

Kuala Lumpur (AFP) – Malaysia may retaliate against an EU plan to curb palm oil use by purchasing new fighter jets from China instead of European arms companies, its leader said Sunday. The Southeast …

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Indonesia Threatens to Ban European Goods in Dispute Over Palm Oil

Indonesia threatened to ban imports of goods from the European Union in retaliation for the bloc’s move to impose stricter limits on how palm oil can be used in green fuels. The world’s largest palm …

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Over 50 missing in Nigeria after Nembe Trunk oil pipeline blast: AP

(Reuters) – More than 50 people are missing after a leak from the Nembe Creek Trunk Line oil pipeline caused an explosion on Friday in Bayelsa state in southern Nigeria, the Associated Press reported. …

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Extreme Weather Causes Concerns Over Madison’s Water Infrastructure – Wisconsin Public Radio News

Extreme Weather Causes Concerns Over Madison’s Water Infrastructure  Wisconsin Public Radio News

The extreme temperature swings in the past few weeks put pressure on Wisconsin’s infrastructure. In Madison, it raised concerns about how water mains will fare …

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