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  1. Follow The Sand To The Real Fracking BoomRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Scoop

    When it takes up to four million pounds of sand to frack a single well, it's no wonder that demand is outpacing supply and frack sand producers are becoming the biggest behind-the-scenes beneficiaries of the American oil and gas boom. Demand is exploding for " frac sand "--a durable, high-purity quartz sand used to help produce petroleum fluids and prop up man-made fractures in shale rock formations through which oil and gas flows-turning this segment into the top driver of value in the shale revolution.

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  2. TransCanada parts ways with PR firm after campaign controversyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    TransCanada Corp will not renew its contract with U.S. public relations company Edelman after a leaked pitch for a campaign against opponents of one of the Canadian pipeline operator's biggest projects drew heavy criticism. The two companies agreed not to extend the contract when it runs out at the end of December, Edelman said in a statement on Wednesday.

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  3. China Could be Next Move for Bracewell & GiulianiRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | JD Journal

    Summary: The law firm of Bracewell & Giuliani could be preparing for expansion into China following the success it has experienced in London. Rudy Giuliani returned to law after serving as the mayor of New York City from 1994 to 2001 and how his firm might expand to China, according to Bloomberg.

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  4. TransCanada Announces Improvements to Corporate GovernanceRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    1 of TransCanada on November 3, 2014. -- establish a framework for advance notice of nominations of directors by common shareholders of TransCanada .

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  5. Dow, S&P 500 edge to new recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 12.81 points to 17,827.75, about 10 points above the previous record. Nia Sanchez , Miss USA 2014; Amy Kule , executive producer of Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade; Santa Claus and guests ring the opening bell at New York Stock Exchange on Nov 26, 2014 in New York City.

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  6. Kinder Morgan megadeal closesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Founder, Chairman and CEO Rich Kinder succeeded in his push for Kinder Morgan Inc. to acquire Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP , Kinder Morgan Management LLC and El Paso Pipeline Partners LP .

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  7. Wall St mixed despite disappointing data and falling oil pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    A round of disappointing data on the US economy and a slide in energy stocks failed to drag Wall Street down ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday. Official jobless claims unexpectedly rose last week to 313,000, the first time above the 300,000 mark since early September; new orders for US manufactured goods fell for the second straight month in October; business activity in the mid-west declined more than expected; and home sales disappointed.

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  8. Steady ConocoPhillips Amid Falling CrudeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

    While the crude market is continuously down trending it is becoming increasingly difficult for oil companies to hold their head high. In our earlier article about ConocoPhillips we had stacked our hopes high on the company and had recommended adding positions at current levels which looks attractive even when the company is trending downwards for the simple reason that the southward movement is not due to intrinsic factors but is influenced and induced by heavy corrections in the crude prices.

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  9. Alex Brummer: You don't have to be on Left to regard BG pay affair as unconscionableRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    BG Group is the A 36bn British oil and gas exploration giant most people have never heard of. The former exploration arm of British Gas, it is now more than twice the size of its erstwhile parent now known as Centrica.

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  10. Most actively traded companies on the TSXRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    Barrick Gold Corp. . Miner. Down 30 cents, or 2.02 per cent, to $14.53 on 4.3 million shares.

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  11. Canada Stocks-Opec meeting in focus as energy shares drag TSX downRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    Canada's main stock index fell on Wednesday as the shares of energy producers dropped with oil prices, with investors looking ahead to the outcome of an Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries meeting later this week. The meeting is significant as it comes after months of volatility in the price of oil, which has plummeted over concerns about an imbalance in the commodity's supply and demand.

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  12. TransCanada cuts ties with PR firm over campaign concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Marketing

    A Canadian pipeline company will no longer work with a controversial U.S. public relations firm on the Energy East proposal after leaked documents raised concerns about suggested tactics. TransCanada has cut ties with the multinational firm Edelman on the campaign to build support for a plan to bring Alberta's oilsands crude to eastern refineries after it recommended secretly using third parties to attack the pipeline's opponents.

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  13. ConocoPhillips Asks Judge to Probe Secret Citgo SaleRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ConocoPhillips Petrozuata BV asked a Texas judge to let it investigate claims Venezuela 's state-owned oil company is secretly liquidating U.S. assets to avoid paying a potential multibillion-dollar arbitration award over the nationalization of ConocoPhillips' assets in 2007. Petroleos de Venezuela 's principal U.S. asset is Houston-based Citgo Petroleum Corp., which owns three refineries and a distribution network comprised of numerous pipelines and terminals.

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  14. Locals, police clash near Ivanhoe platinum project in South AfricaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    South African police fired rubber bullets on Wednesday to disperse a stone-throwing crowd which blocked a road to a platinum mine being developed by Canadian mining company Ivanhoe Mines in the northern Limpopo province, police said. Three people were arrested after some 300 to 400 people blockaded the road with rocks and tires and started to throw stones at police, Mahwelereng police spokesman Steve Mabuza said.

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

    2 hrs ago | Business Wire

    6 , FL special assessment revenue bonds: --$42.9 million speci... Federal Home Loan Bank of Seattle Names 2015 Affordable Housing Advisory Council Members to Represent Hawaii, Idaho, and Montana; Oregon and Utah Representatives Named Chair and Vice Chair )--The Federal Home Loan Bank of Seattle today announced the appointments of Michelle Griffith of Ketchum, Idaho, and Andrea Davis of Missoula, Montana, to the... )--Fitch Ratings rates Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District, California's promissory notes as follows: --$26 million refunding promissory notes 2014... )--Cartera Commerce today released its "Top Three Ways to Shop Smarter" list in an effort to help consumers save money and find the best deals this holiday season.

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  16. Energy Roundup: A look at McClendon's big investor, natural gas...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Energy Roundup: A look at McClendon's big investor, natural gas from shale up dramatically, EPA has new pollution proposal The Wall Street Journal has taken a rare look into the investor backing shale pioneer Aubrey McClendon's newest venture , American Energy Partners LP . John Raymond , the son of former Exxon Mobil Corp. CEO Lee Raymond and someone who has shied away from the press as much as McClendon has, discussed why he's supporting the wildcatter who was ousted from Chesapeake Energy Corp. .

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  17. Sunoco LP Announces Exercise of Underwriters' Option to Purchase ...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    Morgan Stanley, BofA Merrill Lynch, Barclays, Citigroup, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank Securities, Goldman, Sachs & Co., Jefferies, J.P. Morgan, RBC Capital Markets, UBS Investment Bank and Wells Fargo Securities acted as joint book-running managers of the offering. This offering of common units was made by means of a prospectus.

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  18. AmeriGas Partners, L.P. Announces Filing of its Annual Report on Form 10-KRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Business Wire

    A copy of the Annual Report on Form 10-K is available to be viewed and downloaded from the Investor Relations section of AmeriGas's website at http://www.amerigas.com . Interested investors may obtain a hard copy of the Annual Report on Form 10-K, including the Partnership's financial statements, free of charge by writing to Shelly Oates, AmeriGas Propane, Inc., P.O. Box 965, Valley Forge, PA 19482.

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  19. Kinder Morgan Announces Closing of the Merger TransactionsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The approximately $76 billion transaction was initially announced Aug. 10, 2014. Chairman and CEO Richard D. Kinder stated, "We are delighted to close the KMP, KMR and EPB transactions.

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  20. OKC Organizations Offer Free Thanksgiving Meal To The NeedyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    The Salvation Army is hosting a free Thanksgiving Day Community Meal from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Salvation Army Chesapeake Energy Center of Hope, 1001 N. Pennsylvania. The City Rescue Mission will host the Annual Thanksgiving Banquet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday at the City Rescue Mission, located at 800 W. California in Oklahoma City.

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