Pretivm Reports Fatality at Brucejack Mine

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX/NYSE:PVG) (“Pretivm” or the “Company”) is deeply saddened to report a fatality resulting from an incident that occurred Friday, July 31st at the Brucejack Mine. The isolated incident occurred during maintenance at a support facility on surface.  The injured employee was treated immediately by the site emergency response team and then transported to […]

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NY Bar Says Liquor License Suspended Over "F*CK CUOMO" Menu

NY Bar Says Liquor License Suspended Over “F*CK CUOMO” Menu Tyler Durden Sat, 08/01/2020 – 14:30 A bar in Western New York says the state suspended their liquor license over a satirical menu which spells out “FUCK CUOMO” – meant to mock the governor over his executive order requiring customers to purchase food with alcohol, according to Spectrum News. <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> “He […]

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ByteDance Caves To Trump, Agrees To Sell 100% Of TikTok To Microsoft

ByteDance Caves To Trump, Agrees To Sell 100% Of TikTok To Microsoft Tyler Durden Sat, 08/01/2020 – 10:55 President Trump’s insistence that the White House will ban the social-media app TikTok from the US triggered a wave of hysteria among users of the app: whatever will the American teens who built enormously valuable brands sharing dance videos on the app do now? They were just […]

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Average Age of Cars & Trucks on the Road Sets Record, Will Jump During Pandemic as New-Vehicle Sales Plunge to 1970s Level

For automakers, this was a tough market before the Pandemic: decades of stagnation in unit sales, carved up by more competitors, with industry revenue growth by jacking up prices. Then came the Pandemic. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET. The average age of passenger cars and trucks on the road in the US – light “vehicles in operation” or VIO – rose to another record of 11.9 years […]

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