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  1. Total oil company CEO dies in Moscow plane crashRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    The CEO of French oil giant Total SA was killed when his corporate jet collided with a snow removal machine Monday night at Moscow's Vnukovo Airport, the company said. Total "confirms with deep regret and sadness" that Chairman and CEO Christophe de Margerie died in a private plane crash at the Moscow airport, the company said in a press release dated Tuesday and posted on its website.

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  2. Officials touting methane cleanup urge quick actionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Post-gazette.com

    The United States can't afford to wait until it understands the amount of methane escaping from oil and gas wells, pipelines and infrastructure before plugging those leaks, officials said Monday. "We know enough to act," said Judi Greenwald, a deputy director for climate, environment and efficiency at the Energy Department, during a panel discussion Monday.

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  3. AbbVie, Shire to end $52 billion inversion dealRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Post-gazette.com

    AbbVie Inc. and Shire Plc agreed to terminate what would have been the biggest U.S. tax inversion after AbbVie pulled its support for the deal in the wake of proposed changes to U.S. rules governing such transactions. AbbVie, based in North Chicago, Ill., planned to buy Shire for an estimated $52 billion, then move the combined company's legal address to the U.K. to lower its tax bill and access cash trapped overseas.

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  4. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    Proceeds from the offering will used... )--First Trust Advisors L.P. announces the declaration of the monthly distributions for exchange-traded funds advised by FTA.

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  5. Wage theftRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | El Paso Times

    The El Paso City Council voted unanimously on Monday to have city staff work on a proposed ordinance that will require wage theft protections for workers in city-awarded contracts. The City of Houston adopted a "wage theft" ordinance in November, and which El Paso officials reviewed.

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  6. CEO of French oil giant killed in freak plane accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hindustan Times

    The chief executive of French oil major Total, Christophe de Margerie, was killed in an airplane collision with a snow plow at Moscow's Vnukovo International Airport, airport spokeswoman Elena Krylova said on Tuesday. "Tonight, a plane crashed when it collided with a snow-clearing machine.

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  7. Tesco bounces back but FTSE fails to riseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sunday Herald

    Markets were back in the red as nervous investors failed to sustain a rebound at the end of last week. Markets were back in the red as nervous investors failed to sustain a rebound at the end of last week.

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  8. Congressional candidates exchange jabs over campaign funding during Carthage forumRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Watertown Daily Times

    Their campaign rhetoric may have been tempered by having an audience at a forum Monday hosted by Carthage Central High School, but the three congressional candidates did not miss an opportunity to exchange a few jabs. “I'm going to state again that while maybe it's not important to some or all of us, it's important to me.

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  9. N.B.'s new premier to oilpatch: support for Energy East has not waveredRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    New Brunswick's new premier said Monday he's looking to assure Alberta's oilpatch that even though the government has changed, its support for the Energy East pipeline has not. Brian Gallant is visiting Calgary this week in his first official visit since being elected premier about a month ago.

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  10. French oil giant Total CEO killedRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Nerve News

    Christophe de Margerie, the chief executive officer of French oil giant Total, was killed in a plane accident here Tuesday, an official said. De Margerie and three crew members were killed when the plane they were on collided with a snow-clearing machine at Moscow's Vnukovo International Airport, Xinhua quoted an airport spokeswoman as saying.

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  11. Lax cimate policy didn't win - energy super power' status for CanadaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Telegram

    When the federal environment commissioner reported this week that Canada would not meet its 2020 international commitment on greenhouse gas emission cuts, no one was surprised. A aerial view outside of Terrace, B.C. is shown in June.

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  12. CEO of French Oil Giant Total Dies in Moscow Plane CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    French oil company Total SA said Chairman and Chief Executive Christophe de Margerie died Monday in a plane crash at a Russian airport. The French executive, who enjoyed close relations with numerous world leaders, including Russian President Vladimir Putin, was 63 years old.

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  13. Port Manatee NewsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | American Reporter

    BRADENTON, Fla., Sept. 6, 2011, 11:46am -- The Manatee County Port Authority - meeting abruptly amid a county commission debate over the legality of doing so - decided Tuesday morning to ask the port's attorney whether they can add a last-minute applicant to the "B" list of three finalists for the post of Port Manatee executive director to replace outgoing port chief David McDonald.

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  14. Christophe de Margerie, CEO of French oil company Total, dies in Moscow plane crashRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Weyburn Review

    Russia's Tass news agency says the CEO of French oil giant Total SA was killed when his corporate jet collided with a snow removal machine during takeoff at Moscow's Vnukovo airport. Airport officials told Tass that the collision occurred at 11:57 p.m. Moscow time Monday, killing Total CEO Christophe de Margerie and three crew members, all of them French citizens.

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  15. French oil company Total CEO dies in plane crash at Russian airportRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - French oil company Total SA said Chairman and Chief Executive Christophe de Margerie died Monday, Oct 20, in a plane crash at a Russian airport, the Wall Street Journal reports. The French executive, who enjoyed close relations with numerous world leaders, including Russian President Vladimir Putin , was 63 years old.

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  16. Oil spill cleanup reaches 2,550 of 4,000 barrelsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Times

    Oil spill cleanup reaches 2,550 of 4,000 barrels The number of dead animals recovered in the oily bayou reaches 139. Check out this story on shreveporttimes.com: Workers clean up the remnants of 4,000 barrels of crude oil that spilled in Tete Bayou.

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  17. Total CEO de Margerie killed in Moscow business jet accidentRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    The chief executive of French oil major Total, Christophe de Margerie, was killed when a business jet collided with a snow plough during takeoff at Moscow's Vnukovo International Airport, the company and airport officials said. The collision occurred late on Monday, just minutes before midnight Moscow time, the airport said in a statement.

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  18. As Field Season End, Gasline Becomes Focal Point In Gubernatorial RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | APRN

    Just about every major gubernatorial candidate since Jay Hammond has made advancing a gasline part of their platform. This election is no different.

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  19. 3FBI: No evidence that JPMorgan hack was payback for sanctions against RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    FBI officials on Monday said there was no evidence that the hack of JPMorgan Chase and other U.S. banks' networks was payback for Western sanctions against Russia. "There's no indication that [they came] as a result of the sanctions," FBI Cyber Division Assistant Director Joseph M. Demarest told reporters, rejecting suggestions raised in earlier media reports that the intrusions were in retaliation for sanctions.

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  20. Hunt is on for CEO to head Oil & Gas UKRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    OIL & Gas UK has begun the search for a new chief executive after announcing the retirement of current incumbent Malcolm Webb. OIL & Gas UK has begun the search for a new chief executive after announcing the retirement of current incumbent Malcolm Webb.

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