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  1. Despite highest costs, Northeast resists natural-gas projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    There is near universal agreement that the Northeast has to expand its energy supply to rein in the nation's highest costs and that cheap, abundant, relatively clean natural gas could be at least a short-term answer. But heels dig deep when it comes to those thorniest of questions: how and where? Proposals to build or expand natural gas pipelines are met with an upswell of citizen discontent.

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  2. Stock Markets Bounce Higher Amid Flurry of Big Pharma DealsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- Stocks began the holiday-shortened week with a bounce following a deluge of big pharma M&A deals on Monday morning. The S&P 500 added 0.7%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 1%, and the Nasdaq popped 0.75%.

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  3. Northeast, despite highest gas costs, resists more pipelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Foster's Daily Democrat

    There is near universal agreement that the Northeast has to expand its energy supply to rein in the nation's highest costs and that cheap, abundant, relatively clean natural gas could be at least a short-term answer. But heels dig deep when it comes to those thorniest of questions: how and where? Proposals to build or expand natural gas pipelines are met with an upswell of citizen discontent.

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  4. Pipelines pinched: Despite highest costs in US, Northeast resists natural gas expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Star Tribune

    There is near universal agreement that the Northeast has to expand its energy supply to rein in the nation's highest costs and that cheap, abundant, relatively clean natural gas could be at least a short-term answer. But heels dig deep when it comes to those thorniest of questions: how and where? Proposals to build or expand natural gas pipelines are met with an upswell of citizen discontent.

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  5. On U.S. oil fields, a different kind of fuel efficiencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Cape Cod Times

    NEW YORK OPEC and lower global oil prices delivered a one-two punch to the drillers in North Dakota and Texas who brought the U.S. one of the biggest booms in the history of the global oil industry. Companies are leaning on new techniques and technology to get more oil out of every well they drill, and furiously cutting costs in an effort to keep U.S. oil competitive with much lower-cost oil flowing out of the Middle East, Russia and elsewhere.

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  6. Things to do in and around GreenwichRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Greenwich Citizen

    Thomas Wijck , The Alchemist in His Study with a Woman Making Lace; Chemical Heritage Foundation Fisher Collection, Gift of Fisher Scientific International. Doctoral candidate Elisabeth Berry Drago will discuss "The Bewitching Chemistry: Artistic Experiment and the Making of Color in the Dutch Republic,i 10 a.m. March 30, Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Drive.

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  7. Mexico Pledges to Cut Emissions 25% in Climate-Change MilestoneRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. -- Mexico has become the first developing nation to formally promise to cut its global-warming pollution, a potential milestone in efforts to reach a worldwide agreement on tackling climate change.

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  8. Mexico pledges 25% cut in greenhouse gas emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Age

    Mexico became the first developing nation to formally promise to cut its global-warming pollution, a potential milestone in efforts to reach a worldwide agreement on tackling climate change. Mexico's greenhouse-gas emissions will peak in 2026 and fall thereafter, Environment Minister Juan Jose Guerra Abud said at a news conference in Mexico City Friday.

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  9. Oil dives 4.7% on easing Yemen worriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Oil prices sank on Friday , giving back some gains from a two-day surge, as traders kept an eye on the Saudi-led air assault against Shiite rebels in Yemen. NEW YORK: Oil prices sank on Friday , giving back some gains from a two-day surge, as traders kept an eye on the Saudi-led air assault against Shiite rebels in Yemen.

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  10. Oil Falls on Speculation Yemen Strife Won't Impact Global GlutRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | The Washington Post

    Futures slipped 5 percent in New York, paring their gain this week to 6.9 percent. Saudi Arabia led a coalition of 10 Sunni-ruled nations that bombed Shiite rebels in Yemen, on the southern tip of the Arabian peninsula.

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  11. BestPass Says it Can Cut Number of Transponders Needed for TollsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Heavy Duty Trucking

    A company that got its start as a way for New York State Motor Truck members to more easily manage their tolls says with a new transponder it will cover nearly all toll facilities nationwide by the end of the year and eliminate the need to have half a dozen transponders in a truck. Bestpass provides single-source payment and streamlined toll management services to fleets and announced its new Horizon transponder and an expanded network at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky., Friday.

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  12. Oil Pares Weekly Gain as Traders Weigh Yemen Strife Against GlutRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | The Washington Post

    Futures slipped 3 percent in New York, paring their gain since March 20 to 9.2 percent. Saudi Arabia led a coalition of 10 Sunni-ruled nations that bombed Shiite rebels in Yemen, on the southern tip of the Arabian peninsula.

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  13. Tian Ge Establishes Sponsored Level 1 American Depository Receipt (ADR) ProgramRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Tian Ge ADRs are US dollar negotiable certificates representing ordinary shares of the Company. Each ADR represents twenty ordinary share of the Company.

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  14. Oil leaps 5%, most in a month, on Saudi-led airstrikes in YemenRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Japan Times

    People help firefighters try to contain a fire Thursday at a gas station in Lagos, Nigeria. Witnesses said no one was injured in the fire that consumed a number of trucks and cars at the site.

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  15. UPDATE 16-Oil up after Saudi air strikes in Yemen; dollar limits gainsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Reuters

    Oil prices rallied for a second straight day on Thursday after Saudi Arabia and its Gulf Arab allies began air strikes in Yemen, sparking fears of a bigger Middle East battle that could disrupt world crude supplies. The military operation against Houthi rebels, who have driven the president from Yemen's capital Sanaa, has not affected oil facilities of major Gulf producers.

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  16. Blackstone to Export Texas Power to Newly Opened Mexican MarketRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Washington Post

    Blackstone Group LP has won permission to export all of the electricity from a power plant it owns in Texas, giving it a leg up in the race to reap benefits from Mexico's newly opened market. The U.S. Energy Department on Tuesday granted the private- equity firm's request to sell the plant's output into Mexico, where large customers pay almost twice as much as their Texas neighbors.

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  17. US drillers scrambling to thwart OPEC threatRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    This Jan. 26 photo shows a number of idle oil drilling rigs in Helmerich & Payne International Drilling Company's yard in Ector County, Texas. Companies are leaning on new techniques and technology to get more oil out of every well they drill, and furiously cutting costs in an effort to keep U.S. oil competitive with much lower-cost oil flowing out of the Middle East, Russia and elsewhere.

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  18. "The speech was quite extraordinary in every regard."Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Bloomberg

    While offering effusive thanks for 13 years of support in combat that cost more than 2,300 American lives, Ghani said Wednesday in an address to Congress that Islamic State and other terrorist groups are seeking inroads in Afghanistan and its neighbors. "Terrorist movements whose goal is to destabilize every state in the region are looking for new bases of operation," Ghani said.

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  19. Cleaver Says Failure to Confirm Loretta Lynch Would Show Racism PersistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Bloomberg

    The Democratic lawmaker's comments add to a growing debate over race in relation to the attorney general nominee's confirmation. By Toluse Olorunnipa -- Republicans blocking the confirmation of U.S. attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch risk playing into a theme that their opposition to President Barack Obama is based on race, Representative Emanuel Cleaver said.

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  20. U.S. crude price flat ahead of inventory dataRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Xinhuanet

    U.S. oil price inched up a little on Tuesday ahead of the country's crude stockpile data due out Wednesday. U.S. Energy Information Administration Wednesday will publish its report on crude inventory for the week ended March 20. It is expected to show another increase after prior week's record stockpile.

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