Shares of energy giant Exxon Mobil (NYSE:) have plummeted quickly this year, and not just because of recent, indiscriminate market sell-offs.By mid-March Exxon Mobil's stock had crumbled, losing about 60% and touching its lowest level in 23 years.
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(Reuters) - Car rental firm Hertz Global Holdings Inc (N:) is preparing to file for bankruptcy as soon as Friday night after failing to reach a standstill agreement with its top lenders, the Wall Street Journal reported https://on.The company, which operates the Hertz, Dollar and Thrifty car-rental brands, had been holding talks with creditors after missing significant car-lease payments in April.
But the drumbeat of job losses around the world continues, with IBM (NYSE:), Nissan (OTC:) and - most probably - Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE:) flagging major job cuts.89 a barrel, while fell 2.
It came as Communist Party rulers in Beijing on Friday unveiled details of a plan to impose national security laws on Hong Kong.Two dozen other companies, government institutions and commercial organizations were added for supporting procurement of items for use by the Chinese military, the department said in another statement.
Teen with just months to live gets married
Eighteen-year-old Chase Smith was recently given three to five months to live.They started dating in December after meeting at a swim meet between Indian Creek High School and Mooresville High School.
The couple reached a plea deal with the United States Attorney for Massachusetts Thursday and agreed to serve prison time.The "Full House" star pleaded guilty to a single count of conspiracy to commit wire and mail fraud, while Giannulli pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit wire and mail fraud and honest services wire and mail fraud.
Investigators said they found graffiti on the church property reading: "Bet you stay home now you hypokrites.They had been trying to open services.
Legendary NBA coach Jerry Sloan has died at 78 due to complications from Parkinson's disease and Lewy body dementia, his former team, the Utah Jazz, announced Friday.The team said in a statement that Sloan will "always be synonymous with the Utah Jazz.
The Mid-Hudson region contains Westchester County, where a COVID-19 outbreak led to a "containment zone" in March, before New York's state-wide shutdown.Westchester is home to about one million residents, many who work in New York City.
There was no official word on the number of casualties, but Pakistan's leader tweeted condolences "to the families of the deceased.Firefighters spray water on the wreckage of a Pakistan International Airlines aircraft after it crashed at a residential area in Karachi on May 22, 2020.
Four months after telling the country it's safe to eat romaine lettuce again, food regulators are pointing to cow feces as the likely culprit in outbreaks of E.The outbreaks in November and December sickened people from 27 states, according to the U.
3rd man charged in death of unarmed black man
William Bryan, the man who recorded the February killing of Ahmaud Arbery, has been arrested and charged with felony murder and criminal attempt to commit false imprisonment, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation said Thursday.The 50-year-old is the third person to be charged in connection with Arbery's death.
Georgia officials said Friday they do not expect to make more arrests in the investigation of Ahmaud Arbery's February killing.William Bryan, 50, the man who recorded the video of Arbery's killing that sparked outrage across the country, was arrested Thursday evening without incident, according to GBI Director Vic Reynolds.
In an interview with Stephen Colbert on Thursday night, Biden said "no one's been vetted yet by the team" but confirmed the initial preliminary outreach to gauge interest is "coming to an end now.When pressed on Klobuchar's chances of making his running mate "short list," Biden responded positively: "Amy's first rate, don't get me wrong.
CDC says COVID-19 not caught easily from surfaces and 40% of transmission occurs before people feel sick
The Centers for Disease Control updated its guidance earlier this month to emphasize the coronavirus does not spread easily on surfaces, focusing more on human-to-human transmission.And new planning documents from the CDC contain more of its estimates about the transmission of the virus.
At one point, Biden argued that black voters undecided on whether to vote for him or for President Trump "ain't black.The presumptive Democratic nominee also offered that "no one should go to jail" for a drug crime, "particularly marijuana," and said he favors treatment over imprisonment.
President Trump announced Friday afternoon that his administration would declare houses of worship "essential services," allowing them to reopen amid the coronavirus pandemic.needed "more prayer.
As part of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), the federally-funded relief effort designed to assist small businesses, 38 Planned Parenthood affiliates across the country, including Fraim's, received more than $80 million.If Planned Parenthood disagrees with the preliminary conclusion, SBA writes that it "will conduct an investigation.
AstraZeneca COVID vaccine candidate moves to new human trial phase with billion dollars in U.S. taxpayer backing
-based pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca, which has partnered with Oxford's Jenner Institute for vaccine research, has gained access to the $1.New studies offer hope for antibody immunity to COVID-19
AstraZeneca CEO Pascal Soriot told CBS News on Thursday that the trial "AZD1222" vaccine shows more promise than most of the dozens of others in development around the world.