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Rich Americans spew more carbon pollution at home than poor

Rich Americans spew more carbon pollution at home than poor

Rich Americans produce nearly 25% more heat-trapping gases than poorer people at home, according to a comprehensive study of U.S. residential carbon footprints. Scientists studied 93 million housing units in the nation to analyze how much greenhouse gases are being spewed in different locations and by income, according to a study published Monday in the …

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Activist fund IsZo pushes for special meeting at Nam Tai to refresh board: letter

Activist fund IsZo pushes for special meeting at Nam Tai to refresh board: letter

BOSTON (Reuters) – Activist investor IsZo Capital Management wants to install six new directors at Nam Tai Property Inc (NTP.N) to help the China-based real estate company perform better and is asking other shareholders for help in calling a special meeting. IsZo, a New York-based firm with roughly $100 million in assets, is taking on …

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Red Sox News: Nathan Eovaldi Named Opening Day Starter vs. Orioles

Red Sox News: Nathan Eovaldi Named Opening Day Starter vs. Orioles

Elise Amendola/Associated PressBoston Red Sox manager Ron Roenicke announced Saturday that Nathan Eovaldi will be the team’s Opening Day starter.According to WEEI’s Rob Bradford, Roenicke made the decision after ruling Eduardo Rodriguez out for Opening Day. Rodriguez is making progress but isn’t yet back with the team after testing positive for COVID-19.The Red Sox will …

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American, JetBlue pairing up to woo more travelers, battle rivals in New York, Boston

American, JetBlue pairing up to woo more travelers, battle rivals in New York, Boston

Dawn Gilbertson, USA TODAY Published 8:30 a.m. ET July 16, 2020 CLOSE Americans will not be allowed to travel to EU countries when the bloc opens up to international visitors July 1. USA TODAYAmerican Airlines and JetBlue Airways are teaming up in a bid to lure more travelers in New York and Boston and better compete …

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Bank of America’s 2Q results hurt by pandemic like others

NEW YORK (AP) — Bank of America’s second-quarter profits were sawed in half and the consumer banking giant set aside billions of dollars to cover potentially bad loans caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Earnings from the nation’s biggest banks are painting a picture of American families and businesses struggling to pay bills with swaths of …

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