New Monopile And Tower Fabrication Facility To Open In

Baltimore-based offshore wind energy development company US Wind, Inc. announced its plan to form a long-term partnership with Haizea Wind Group Management S.L. to manage and operate Sparrows Point Steel, Maryland’s first permanent offshore wind factory in Baltimore County, Maryland. The facility will be available to manufacture steel components for the U.S. offshore wind industry, … Read more

Fire at Mexico migrant facility near US border leaves 39 dead, officials say

Dozens of migrants dead in fire near US border, Mexican officials say

A fire at an immigration detention center in northern Mexico, near the U.S. border, has claimed the lives of at least three dozen migrants, Mexican authorities said. Mexico’s National Institute of Migration (INM) said 39 foreign migrants died in a fire that started shortly before 10 p.m. local time on Monday, at the detention center … Read more

39 Dead In Fire At Mexico Migrant Facility Near U.S.: Official

MEXICO CITY (AP) — More than three dozen migrants have died in a fire at an immigration detention center in northern Mexico near the U.S. border, an official said Tuesday. Images from the scene showed rows of bodies lying under shimmery silver sheets outside the facility in Ciudad Juarez, across from El Paso, Texas. Ambulances, … Read more

What’s in the IMF’s New Extended Fund Facility Arrangement for Sri Lanka?  – The Diplomat

What’s in the IMF’s New Extended Fund Facility Arrangement for Sri Lanka? 

Advertisement On March 20, the International Monetary Fund approved a $2.9 billion Extended Fund Facility (EFF) arrangement to support Sri Lanka as it addresses its ongoing economic crisis. The 48-month extended arrangement will provide a much-needed injection of capital to fund essential imports and provide policy space for the Sri Lankan government to stimulate economic … Read more

Rock star’s Lamborghini unearthed from dusty storage facility after more than 20 years

Bankrupt billionaire James Stunt

It’s a famous car that’s not quite ready for its close-up. A milestone Lamborghini has been unearthed from a storage facility where it had been sitting for two decades. The 1982 Countach LP500S is billed as the first example of the new model and was showcased at the Geneva Motor Show that year. LAMBORGHINI REVEALS … Read more

Lionel Messi: Argentina FA training facility renamed after national team captain

Reuters  —  The Argentina national team’s training facility has been renamed after talismanic captain Lionel Messi in recognition of his World Cup heroics and star-studded career, the country’s football association (AFA) said on Saturday. The Casa de Ezeiza in Buenos Aires, which houses the national team set-up, will now be known as Lionel Andres Messi … Read more

GOP Senate Leader Mitch McConnell Leaves Rehab Facility After Therapy For Concussion

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell said Saturday he has been released from the rehabilitation facility where he had physical therapy for a concussion caused by a fall earlier this month. The 81-year-old Kentucky Republican said in a statement released by his office that he will work from home for the next few … Read more

Mexican seizure of US company’s facility marks latest diplomatic furor amid tensions over fentanyl, cartels

WATCH: Security footage appears to show Mexican military seizing operations of American company Vulcan Materials in Quintana Roo, Mexico

An aggressive move by the Mexican military to seize an American company’s property in Mexico has sparked a fresh diplomatic incident between the two countries — coming at the same time as tensions and finger-pointing have flared over the U.S. fentanyl crisis being facilitated by Mexican smugglers. Vulcan Materials, a Birmingham, Alabama-based company that produces … Read more

Russia Accuses Kyiv of Drone Strike on Oil Facility Near Border

A military drone has attacked an oil pumping station for the Druzhba pipeline near the Ukrainian border, the regional governor said Tuesday, blaming Kyiv for the strike. The Druzhba pipeline, one of the largest oil pipelines in the world, runs through Russia’s Bryansk region several dozen kilometers from the border with Ukraine. “The armed forces of Ukraine, using … Read more