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3 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

Altria Group, Inc. Files (8-K) Disclosing Entry into a Material...

ALTRIA GROUP, INC. FILES Disclosing Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year, Financial Statements and Exhibits Item 1.01.

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7 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

Altria Group (MO) Declares Increased Quarterly Dividend

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9 hrs ago | NBC29

McDonnell Trial Day 19: Bob McDonnell Continues Testimony

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell resumed testifying Thursday in his public corruption trial in federal court in Richmond.

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13 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

Former Va. governor to address marriage at trial

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell will answer questions about the state of his marriage when his public corruption trial resumes in federal court in Richmond.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Bob McDonnell, US Governors, Star Scientific

18 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

Report Published: "British American Tobacco Plc in Tobacco (Mexico)"

One of its brands with a good performance during 2013 was Pall Mall that gained share after the Click On version's introduction during 2012.

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Related Topix: British American Tobacco plc, Euromonitor International, Advertising, Smoking, Medicine, Health

Wed Aug 20, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Vector Group Director Sells $1,148,500 in Stock

Vector Group Director Bennett S. Lebow sold 50,000 shares of Vector Group stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 20th.

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NBC29

McDonnell Trial Day 18: Bob McDonnell Takes the Stand

J. Allen Kosowsky, a forensic accountant hired as a defense witness, was the first person to take the stand Wednesday in the corruption trial of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, in federal court.

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Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, US Governors, Star Scientific, Virginia Commonwealth University

Business World

FTSE 100 falls from its three-week high

Britain's top share index retreated from a three-week high today, halting a five-day winning streak, with companies trading without the attraction of their latest dividend putting pressure on the broader market.

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Live Charts

FTSE 100 movers: Retailers, housebuilders lead gains

Retailers Kingfisher, Sports Direct and Next were occupying the top 10 on the FTSE on Tuesday, while housebuilders were also performing well as forecasts for a rate hike were pushed back after the inflation figures.

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JD Supra

Divided Fourth Circuit Panel Rules On Burden of Proving Loss Causation in ERISA Fiduciary Breach Case

That was the sentiment expressed in a blistering dissent by Fourth Circuit Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson in the latest ruling in a lawsuit challenging the decision by the fiduicaries of the RJR 401 plan to liquidate two stock funds that previously had been available to plan participants wishing to invest in Nabisco stock.

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Related Topix: Law, Employment / Labor Law, RJ Reynolds Tobacco Holdings

Tue Aug 19, 2014

IcNetwork

Hidden where?! Illicit cigarettes found stuffed inside Meat Carcasses ...

A former Metropolitan Police detective has uncovered Cardiff's illicit tobacco trade - with even a butcher in the city hiding packets in meat carcasses.

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Style Weekly

Arts and Culture: Portrait of Opportunity

VCU School of the Arts dean Joe Seipel breaks ground on June 3 at the location of the university's Institute for Contemporary Art, which is scheduled to be completed in winter 2016.

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Related Topix: Altria Group, Banking, Financial Services, Dime Community Bancshares, Dominion Corp, Richmond, VA, Virginia Commonwealth University

Star-Telegram.com

Witness describes outbursts by ex-governor's wife

Another defense witness in former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's corruption trial has described McDonnell's wife as difficult and prone to angry outbursts.

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Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, US Governors, Star Scientific, Richmond, VA

Russia Taday

Up in smoke: Unrest in Iraq blamed for drop in Imperial Tobacco sales

The rise of Islamic extremism in the Middle East has disrupted sales growth at Imperial Tobacco, known around the world for its Davidoff and Gauloises cigarettes.

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GuruFocus.com

British American Tobacco's ROE Is Really Attractive

In this article, letA s see one of the most important financial ratios applying to stockholders, the best measure of performance for a firm's management, the Return on Equity , and we are going to analyze it in the case of British American Tobacco plc .

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This Is London

Imperial Tobacco shares rise despite drop in sales

Overall sales fell 1% in the first nine months of the year but growth brands, which include JPS, Davidoff and Gauloises Blondes, upped volumes by 23% and revenues by 7% in the period.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

WTVC

Defense begins case in former Va. governor trial

The defense has begun presenting its case in the public corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.

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The Motley Fool

Is It Time to Buy Philip Morris International Stock?

The tobacco industry has been a very profitable space for investors over the long run, and shareholders in Philip Morris International in early 2008.

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Related Topix: Philip Morris International, Smoking, Medicine, Health

WTVR Richmond

Tony Bennett plays Altria Theater in December

Tony Bennett, the 17 time Grammy award winning performer, will visit Richmond for one night only on December 18, 2014.

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Related Topix: Altria Group, Theater, Arts, Jazz, Tony Bennett, Richmond, VA

The Olympian

Witness: Ex-governor sought no favors for donor

Janet Kelly, who served as secretary of the commonwealth under McDonnell and played a key role in handing out jobs and appointments, was one of the first witnesses called as lawyers opened their defense Monday.

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Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, US Governors, Star Scientific

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