Technology and retail companies lead US indexes higher

Big technology stocks recover some of their recent losses, and retail and travel companies climb on the first full trading day of the holiday shopping season.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/asian-stocks-rise-on-hopes-us-china-will-unwind-dispute/2018/11/26/9187daf8-f146-11e8-99c2-cfca6fcf610c_story.html?utm_term=.b25d31aae5e6read more > “Technology and retail companies lead US indexes higher”

Palm Oil Was Supposed to Help Save the Planet. Instead It Unleashed a Catastrophe

Western nations, led by the United States, began drafting environmental laws that encouraged the use of vegetable oil in fuels — an ambitious move to reduce carbon dioxide and curb global warming.

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https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/20/magazine/palm-oil-borneo-climate-catastrophe.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepageread more > “Palm Oil Was Supposed to Help Save the Planet. Instead It Unleashed a Catastrophe”

Latest Estimates of Insured Losses from California Wildfires at $9B to $13B

Between The Camp Fire and The Woosley Fire, the insurance industry is on the hook for property and auto damage, including burn and smoke damage, business interruption, additional living expenses and contents loss.

Article Source: The Insurance Journal

https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/west/2018/11/19/509677.htmread more > “Latest Estimates of Insured Losses from California Wildfires at $9B to $13B”

AAA: Testing Shows Electronic Driving Systems Don’t Always Work

Can self driving vehicles replace the driver?  If you think you do not need to watch the road while your car does all the work then think again. AAA tested electronic driving systems and you would be surprised with the results.

https://www.claimsjournal.com/news/national/2018/11/16/287886.htm

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