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  1. Hannah Graham's Exact Cause of Death Could be UnknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Albemarle Co., VA - We now know Hannah Graham's cause of death, but information released by Albemarle County Police indicates they may not know exactly how the University of Virginia student died. Police said Tuesday the state medical examiner in Richmond determined Graham's cause of death was "homicidal violence of undetermined etiology".

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  2. Bridgestone Opens First US Off Road Radial Tire FacilityRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Construction Equipment

    Bridgestone Americas announced the opening of its first giant off road radial tire plant. Based in Aiken County, S.C., the 1.5 million-square-foot manufacturing facility produces various off road radial tire products used to equip heavy haul trucks in mining and aggregates applications.

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  3. Steven Grapstein to Step Down as Tesoro Chair Dec. 31, 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | PR-inside.com

    CEO Greg Goff to Assume Chair Position SAN ANTONIO - Nov. 19, 2014 - Tesoro Corporation announced today that Steven H. Grapstein will be stepping down as non-executive Chair of the Board, effective Dec. 31, 2014, but will remain as a member of the Board of Directors. Greg Goff, the Company's President and CEO, will become Chair of the Board on Dec. 31, 2014.

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  4. Bonnell Aluminum to Expand Its Anodizing CapacityRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Business Wire

    In response to increased demand for anodizing products, the Company expects to invest approximately $5 million to expand and modernize the anodizing line at its Carthage, Tennessee facility. The Company anticipates that the upgraded line, which is planned to be fully operational in the second quarter of 2015, will increase the plant's anodizing capacity by an additional thirty-five percent.

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  5. Fitch Affirms Summit County, OH's LTGOs at 'AA+'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Business Wire

    The LTGO bonds are obligations of the county, to which it has pledged its full faith and credit and its ad valorem tax, subject to the 10-mill limitation. STABLE FINANCIAL PROFILE: The county's financial profile is characterized by prudent, forward-looking budgeting, high reserve levels, and strong liquidity.

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  6. In brief: Dow Chemical boosts dividend; senior management changes at Chemical Financial Corp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | MLive.com

    The Dow Chemical Co. Board of Directors has declared a 14 percent increase in the company's dividend, from 37 cents per share to 42 cents per share in the fourth quarter.

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  7. Investing In Africa: How Firestone Tapped Rubber In A War ZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Barron's

    A Frontline/ProPublica documentary that aired this week on PBS, " Firestone and the Warlord ," shows how the rubber and tire producer compromised in the hope of holding onto a valuable asset. It's a somewhat tedious documentary about the 1990s civil war in Liberia, but an excellent window into corporate thinking with the safety of time.

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  8. Big News Last WeekRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | GuruFocus.com

    Lots of stocks reporting at the moment, but a few that stood out from the noise were DR Horton , Fossil Group and Dow Chemical . DR Horton, the biggest house builder in the U.S., reported a 25% jump in sales and 38% jump in orders last week, beating the industry that reported new housing starts up 6.3% in September.

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  9. Yield Monitoring Devices and Services Market expected to worth $2.51 Billion by 2020Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Release News

    Browse 65 market data Tables and 64 Figures spread through 208 Pages and in-depth TOC on "Yield Monitoring Devices and Services Market". Early buyers will receive 10% customization on this report.

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  10. OTR plant is Bridgestone's big U.S. investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Modern Tire Dealer

    Mining companies in the Americas will have better access to the tires they need to outfit their heavy haul trucks now that Bridgestone Corp. has expanded the manufacturing of giant radial OTR tires to the United States. Tuesday's grand opening of the $970 million Bridgestone Aiken County Giant Off Road Radial Tire Plant in Aiken County, S.C., "is the biggest single investment Bridgestone has ever made in the U.S.," said Gary Garfield, CEO and president of Bridgestone Americas Inc. The 1.5 million-square-foot facility produces tires in sizes 49 to 63 inches.

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  11. On The Fly: Analyst Initiation SummaryRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Theflyonthewall.com

    Notable companies reporting before tomorrow's open Notable companies reporting before tomorrow's market open, with earnings consensus, include Humana , consensus $2.00; Brookfield Asset Management , one estimate 33c; Magnum Hunter , consensus ; Cooper Tire & Rubber , consensus 72c; E. W. Scripps , consensus 6c; Isis Pharmaceuticals , consensus ; ViaSat , consensus 15c; Dresser-Rand , consensus 63c; Intercept Pharmaceuticals , consensus . Options with decreasing implied volatility Options with decreasing implied volatility: ACHN GRPN ZU SGMS AFSI PNK SALE HLF CODE OWW Herbalife downtrend continues, levels to watch Shares are trading down for a second session, last off by 2.7% to $43.04.

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  12. Cooper Tire & Rubber Co Coverage Initiated by Analysts at FBR Capital MarketsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The firm set an "outperform" rating and a $40.00 price target on the stock. FBR Capital Markets' price objective suggests a potential upside of 23.00% from the stock's previous close.

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  13. 2014 Asia-Pacific Tint-Off Championship sees 16 teams from the region vie for a grand prize of US$3kRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    We're here live at the 2014 Asia-Pacific Tint-Off Championship, held at the Sunway Convention Center and hosted by Eastman Chemical Company and Tint Auto, the sole distributor of LLumar automotive window films in Malaysia. After a region-wide contest, winners from 14 nations will now vie for the top prize of US$3,000.

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  14. Dow To Sell ANGUS Chemical CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Ink World

    The Dow Chemical Company has signed a definitive agreement under which ANGUS Chemical Company will be sold to Golden Gate Capital for $1.215 billion. The transaction is expected to close during the first quarter of 2015, subject to completion of customary regulatory filings.

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  15. Goodyear Blimp Visits McGee Auto Service and Tires for 40 Year AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | PRWeb

    Celebrating 40 years of unbeatable auto repair and tire service, McGee Auto Service and Tires is thrilled to welcome the Goodyear Blimp to Winter Haven's Gilbert Municipal Airport. Celebrating 40 years of unbeatable auto repair and tire service, McGee Auto Service and Tires is thrilled to welcome the Goodyear Blimp to Winter Haven's Gilbert Municipal Airport.

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  16. Bridgestone tire facility brings 550 new jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Star

    Aiken's position as a competitor in the business market took a giant leap forward Tuesday when Bridgestone announced the opening of its largest manufacturing investment in corporate history. The facility will create 550 more jobs, a total of about 850 jobs for the project.

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  17. Carlisle Companies Reaches New 52-Week High at $89.46Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of Carlisle Companies hit a new 52-week high during trading on Tuesday , ARN reports. The stock traded as high as $89.46 and last traded at $88.82, with a volume of 152,030 shares trading hands.

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  18. Coalition Bands Together to Stop Project at Rio Road & Rt. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | NBC29

    A coalition of business owners and neighbors near the planned Route 29 tunnel under Rio Road are banding together to stop the project. The SMART29 coalition is demanding the Virginia Department of Transportation find a smarter solution to the highway's traffic troubles through Albemarle County.

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  19. Cooper eying alternative truck tire sourcingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Tire Business

    Now that the sale of Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.' s share of Cooper Chengshan Tire Co.

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  20. Bridgestone to move 1,700 jobs including some from indiana toaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | The Indianapolis Star

    Mayor Karl Dean's administration is prepared to offer more than $50 million in city incentives to lure Bridgestone Americas' corporate headquarters to downtown in a move that would make the tiremaker one of the largest private employers in Nashville. Bridgestone to move some Indianapolis jobs to Nashville Mayor Karl Dean's administration is prepared to offer more than $50 million in city incentives to lure Bridgestone Americas' corporate headquarters to downtown in a move that would make the tiremaker one of the largest private employers in Nashville.

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