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The Koch Brothers Are Still Trying to Break Wind
Elliott Negin is the director of news and commentary at the Union of Concerned Scientists .
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Big Oil's Latest Risky Gambit: Moving in on Wall Street's Turf
The Volcker Rule, finalized just last week, is already having a big effect on the Wall Street -with banks losing commodity derivatives business to non-bank companies like BP, Cargill, and Koch Industries.
Scholars Protest Charles Koch's Donation to Catholic University
Last month, the Charles Koch Foundation pledged to donate $1 million to the new business school at Catholic University of America in DC to contribute to its effort to advance the study of "principled entrepreneurship."
William Koch lawsuits fight counterfeit wine
William Koch , brother to Koch Industries Inc. leaders Charles and David Koch, is on a self-described crusade to expose the fake wine business, the New York Times reports .
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Koch Industries completes Molex acquisition
Koch Industries, Inc. has completed their $7.2 billion acquisition of Molex, which will be an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Koch Industries.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Pam's House Blend
Koch Brothers Upset Article Portrayed Them As Resentful Of Other Oil Companies
America's richest brothers , Charles and David Koch of Koch Industries, are upset with the New York Times.
Koch Industries protests NYT hit
Koch Industries, the powerful conglomerate owned by the Koch brothers, is criticizing the New York Times for ignoring their position in an article about the company's anti-climate policy efforts.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
GOP, Conservatives: Budget Plan Rolls Back Sequester Cuts
Conservative groups blasted the proposed federal budget deal announced on Tuesday, charging that it would eliminate hard-fought spending reductions targeted through sequestration and vowing to hold Republicans responsible for backing legislation that would reverse those cuts.
Anonymous Hacker Ordered To Pay $183K Fine For One-Minute Attack On Koch Industries
A Wisconsin man who joined an Anonymous hacker attack for one minute has been sentenced to two years of federal probation and ordered to pay $183,000 in restitution to Koch Industries.
The Koch Brothers Are Still Trying to Break Wind
As Congress dithers for the umpteenth time over extending a key subsidy for wind energy, the industry once again is up in the air.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Koch Industries, Inc. Completes Purchase of Molex Incorporated
The acquisition was finalized through the merger of Koch Industries' wholly owned subsidiary, Koch Connectors, Inc., with and into Molex.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Molex Incorporated UK Regulatory Announcement: Merger Related Action
December 5, 2013 - Molex Incorporated , a global electronic components company, announced yesterday that it had received all required merger control clearances with respect to its previously announced merger agreement to be acquired by Koch Industries, Inc. pursuant to which the Company will merge with and into Koch Connectors, Inc ., a ... (more)
Thu Dec 05, 2013
29 Companies Already Putting A Price on Carbon
In America, the victory of environmental regulation seems to be a foregone conclusion for many of the nation's largest companies.
Koch Fertilizer to have new holding company, management changes
Koch Fertilizer will change its name to Koch Ag and Energy Solutions and that the new entity will act as the holding company for Koch Fertilizer, Koch Energy Services and Koch Methanol.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Molex Incorporated Announces Receipt of Final Merger Control...
Molex Incorporated , a global electronic components company, today announced that it has received all required merger control clearances with respect to its previously announced merger agreement to be acquired by Koch Industries, Inc., one of the world's largest and most successful private companies.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Facing protests, Ukraine leader again courts EU
The Clark County Sheriff's Department says a 49-year-old Thorp man injured in a two-vehicle crash in mid-November has died.
Hacker of Koch Industries website sentenced in Kansas
A Wisconsin man was sentenced on Monday to two years probation after he admitted taking part in a cyber attack sponsored by the hacker group Anonymous against Kansas conglomerate Koch Industries in February 2011, federal prosecutors said.
Wis. trucker faces sentencing in Koch cyberattack
A Wisconsin truck driver who joined a cyberattack on Wichita-based Koch Industries will learn his fate for the onslaught that briefly took the company's website offline.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Fed-up Chicago residents sue over petcoke ashheaps
Residents of Chicago's southeast side aren't going to sit idly by as their city, state and federal governments try to protect them from byproducts of tar-sands oil refining - the black dust that's been blowing over their homes from nearby petcoke piles.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Molex Reports Approval of Proposed Merger Agreement with Koch Industries
Molex Inc. , a global electronic components company, announced that at an annual stockholders' meeting held on November 15 , Molex stockholders approved the previously announced definitive agreement to be acquired by Koch Industries, Inc. , a private company, for $38.50 per share in cash.