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List of Utilities News
Separatist parliament in Azerbaijan's breakaway Nagorno-Karabakh region elects new president
Lawmakers in a breakaway Armenian-populated region of Azerbaijan have elected a new separatist president in a move that was strongly condemned by...
Artificial intelligence technology behind ChatGPT was built in Iowa -- with a lot of water
As they race to capitalize on a craze for generative AI, leading tech developers including Microsoft, OpenAI and Google have acknowledged that...
Biden, Modi and EU unveil rail and shipping project linking India to Middle East and Europe
President Joe Biden and his allies have outlined plans to create a rail and shipping corridor linking India with the Middle East and ultimately Europe
Climate protesters have blocked a Dutch highway to demand an end to big subsidies for fossil fuels
Several thousand climate activists blocked a Dutch highway on Saturday in anger at billions of euros in government subsidies for industries that...
The African Union is joining the G20, a powerful acknowledgement of a continent of 1 billion people
The Group of 20 of the world’s leading economies is welcoming the African Union as a permanent member
India hopes for progress on global agenda as G20 leaders meet despite rifts over the war in Ukraine
Leaders of many of the world’s biggest economies are ready to huddle in the Indian capital for the Group of Twenty summit on Saturday, though...
Appeals court scales back order squelching Biden administration contact with social media platforms
A federal appeals court has significantly whittled down a lower court order curbing Biden administration communications with social media companies
Trump Organization offloads Bronx golf course to casino company with New York City aspirations
The Trump Organization will offload its rights to operate a Bronx golf course to a company that is seeking to build a casino in New York City
Judge says civil trial over Trump's real estate boasts could last three months
An upcoming civil trial over allegations that former president Donald Trump lied about his wealth could last as long as three months
EXPLAINER: Challenges from intense summer heat raise questions about Texas power grid's reliability
This summer’s sweltering heat has put tremendous stress on Texas’ power grid, with the state setting 10 new records for electricity demand
Elon Musk's social media site X sues California over content moderation law
Elon Musk's social media platform formerly known as Twitter has sued the state of California over a law requiring social media companies to publish...
Vegas hotel operations manager accused of stealing $773K through bogus refund accounts
A former operations manager at a Las Vegas Strip resort is jailed after being accused of siphoning more than $773,000 in hotel refunds into a...
Amazon to require some authors to disclose the use of AI material
Infrequent inspection of fan blades led to a United jet engine breaking up in 2021, report says
Investigators say one of the engines on a United Airlines jet broke up over Denver in 2021 because of wear and tear on a fan blade that wasn't...
Automaker Stellantis makes counteroffer to United Auto Workers
Automaker Stellantis has made a counteroffer to the United Auto Workers that includes wage increases in each year of a new four-year contract...
Kroger agrees to pay up to $1.4 billion to settle opioid lawsuits
The Kroger Co. has agreed to pay up to $1.4 billion to settle lawsuits over the toll of opioids