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Missing from Trump's grand Navy plan: skilled workers to build the fleet

By Mike Stone,1 / 2President Trump takes the stage in the flight hangar to deliver remarks aboard the pre-commissioned U.S. Navy aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford. REUTERS/Jonathan ErnstBy Mike StoneWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump says he wants to build dozens of new warships in one of the biggest peace-time expansions of the U.S. Navy.

Saudi Arabia Looks To Build Oil Port In Yemen

Saudi Arabia may be looking to build an oil port in Yemen’s southeast al-Mahra governorate, where the Saudi-led coalition troops are present, Al Jazeera reported on Monday, quoting sources and a document it has obtained.Saudi Arabia-based marine construction company Huta Marine has sent a letter to the Saudi ambassador…

Where Yankees’ one-time pitchers stand with call-ups coming

MOOSIC, Pa. The Yankees pitching staff will be unnecessarily stacked when August becomes September.The roster expansion allows each team to go from 25 players to 40, with anyone on the 40-man eligible to get the promotion.Starting pitchers who have had stints in the majors this year Chance Adams, Domingo German and Jonathan Loaisiga…

Family strong: Broussard Brothers, Inc

(This article first ran in the Oilman Magazine recently. The magazine gave the Meridional permission to print it).Noe Raywood Broussard, better known as N. R. or Pedo was born in Pecan Island, Louisiana in 1921. He completed high school then joined the Navy in 1942. By the time he left the Navy in 1946 he had risen from recruit to first class petty officer. After returning to Louisiana, N.

China Reconsiders LNG Tariff Threat

China has sown confusion in international energy markets after reconsidering plans to slap tariffs on U.S. crude oil and liquefied natural gas (LNG).The conflicting signals on China's energy imports reflect Beijing's uncertainty about the risks of retaliatory measures as it tries to match tariffs imposed by the United States…

1st 50mn-lit. oil gas tanker takes berth at Shahid Beheshti port

He pointed to the infrastructures created in Chabahar region and said, in tandem with the sublime instructions of the Leader of Islamic Revolution in line with materializing objectives of resistance economy and also promoting operational potential of the region, the first oil tanker with the capacity of transporting 50 million liters of gas oil took a berth in Quay No.

Rains abate in Kerala, defence forces focus on rescuing trapped people

The first commercial flight landed at INS Garuda, the Indian Navy air station in Kochi, on Monday after operations at the Cochin international airport was closed for days due to floods in Kerala as the focus shifted to rescue and rehabilitation amid a forecast of less rainfall.Thirteen more deaths were reported on Sunday…

New Gulf Of Mexico Leases Raise Concerns

The Trump administration on Wednesday held a new auction for offshore drilling in the Gulf of Mexico (GOM), yielding some $178 million in winning bids, a slight improvement from its last major lease sale in March which was at the time was called a major setback for the presidents plan to increase oil and gas investment in the region.

Old System, New Solution?: Liquefied Natural Gas Could Be Pipeline Alternative

Second in a two-part series. Here's Part 1.EVERETT, Mass. — In recent years there has been a revolution in the way New England generates its electricity. Since 2000 the amount produced by burning natural gas has tripled. And today, more than half of our electricity comes from gas imported from outside the region.But as the use of gas has soared…

Eddie Rosario hits home run to lift Twins

MINNEAPOLIS -- With Eddie Rosario, it simply doesn't matter where the pitch is located.After falling behind in the count, 0-2, against right-hander Alex Wilson following a wild swing on a fastball above the zone, Rosario swung again at a fastball up and in. This time, he connected on a go-ahead solo homer to right to lead off the eighth…

Kohl Stewart struggles in second career start

MINNEAPOLIS -- It's clear right-hander Kohl Stewart still has plenty to work on to remain a Major League starter.Stewart, the No. 4 overall pick in the 2013 Draft and the Twins' No. 28 prospect per MLB Pipeline, made his second career start on Saturday and struggled in a 7-5 loss to the Tigers in his Target Field debut.

Ervin Santana placed on disabled list

MINNEAPOLIS -- Right-hander Ervin Santana, who has struggled with velocity and results in five starts since returning from right middle finger surgery, was placed on the 10-day disabled list on Sunday and could miss the rest of the season, Twins manager Paul Molitor said. He's suffered recurring symptoms related to his…

U.S. Senate field hearing on Line 5 comes to TC | Local News

TRAVERSE CITY The often contentious Line 5 conversation is coming to Traverse City.Gary Peters, Michigans junior U.S. senator, will on Monday morning convene a field hearing focused on pipeline safety and emergency response plans for the Straits of Mackinac should there be a leak from Enbridges underwater Line 5. The session…

Winter salmon study planned for Gulf of Alaska -The Cordova Times

Plans are underway for the International Year of the Salmon in 2019, sponsored in part by the North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission.The NPAFC has for 25 years promoted research collaboration among scientists in its five-member countries Canada, Russian, Japan, Korea and the U.S.The theme is Salmon and people in a changing…