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  1. Cleveland International Film Festival 2015: It's a wrap -- CIFF...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Cleveland.com

    The Cleveland International Film Festival, which wrapped Sunday night with an awards reception in Tower City Center, broke through the six-figure barrier in attendance for the first time in its 39-year history, drawing 100,204 film fans over 12 days. "The same message over and over is that we want to do better not bigger," the festival's executive director Marcie Goodman told me before the awards ceremony.

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  2. Iron ore price slide weighs on $ARead the original story

    20 min ago | Yahoo!

    At 1200 AEDT on Monday, the local currency was trading at 77.31 US cents, down from 78.01 cents on Friday. Commodity prices took a tumble on Friday, with oil and copper falling, and iron ore plunging to a six-year low.

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  3. Heavy falls on the share marketRead the original story

    21 min ago | Yahoo!

    Weaker oil and iron ore prices and plans for a bank deposit tax are contributing to heavy falls on the share market. Energy stocks are the the biggest losers after crude oil prices sunk, reversing several days of gains following the Saudi-led air assault on Shi'ite rebels in Yemen.

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  4. Dallas Art Ball celebrates 50 years of fundraisingRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Dallas Morning News

    This is the 50th year of the Art Ball, and a big milestone calls for a big celebration, Art Ball chairman Nancy Carlson said. Proceeds from the ball at the Dallas Museum of Art on April 11 will support the museum's free admission policy, future exhibitions, and educational and public programs for the community.

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  5. Troup veteran remembered at medal ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Jason Branch, grandson of Medal of Honor Recipient Travis E. Watkins, and his son, Travis, honor Watkins in a ceremony at Gladewater Memorial Park on Saturday, March 28, 2015. Jason Branch, grandson of Medal of Honor Recipient Travis E. Watkins, and his son, Travis, honor Watkins in a ceremony at Gladewater Memorial Park on Saturday, March 28, 2015.

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  6. Agenda:Read the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Sunday Herald

    At a time when the UK Government is taking measures to shore up the oil industry and protect it from falling prices, less has been said about a recent report that concludes that, if dangerous global warming is to be avoided, we need to leave unextracted most of the world's present and still to be discovered fossil fuel reserves. At a time when the UK Government is taking measures to shore up the oil industry and protect it from falling prices, less has been said about a recent report that concludes that, if dangerous global warming is to be avoided, we need to leave unextracted most of the world's present and still to be discovered fossil fuel reserves.

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  7. Oil exploration divides candidates at PQ debateRead the original story

    56 min ago | CJAD

    Candidates vying for the leadership of the Parti Quebecois were divided on shale exploring and fracking shale gas deposits on Anticosti Island when they debated in Sherbrooke Sunday afternoon. "Peladeau wants to leave [those decisions] to a referendum, so it was very interesting to hear him say that referendum should decide a lot of these issues, whether it's the TransCanada pipeline [from Alberta or oil exploration on Anticosti Island," he told CJAD News.

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  8. Iran Reserves Again Coveted by Big Oil After Decades of ConflictRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Part of an oil and methanol installation is seen on Kharg Island in the Persian Gulf off the coast of Iran. The country holds 10 percent of the world's oil reserves.

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  9. Curtain CallRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Big Apple

    Listen to Robert Emmerich introduce The Big Apple , a hit song from 1937. Music written by Bob and performed by Tommy Dorsey's Clambake Seven with Bob on piano.

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  10. Iron ore slump weighs on Aussie sharesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | West Australian

    Iron ore was down four per cent on Friday night, its lowest since the start of price tracking in 2008, Australian Stock Report head of research Chris Conway said. "The selling is emanating from the commodity players this morning and it has spread to the broader market," he said.

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  11. Offers wanted for oil and gas exploration off coasts of Wellington and WairarapaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Scoop

    BusinessDesk report by Pattrick Smellie A total of seven new areas will be opened up to oil and gas exploration under its block offer tendering system, as the New Zealand government seeks to concentrate activity in a few strategically chosen areas. Four of the block offer areas are offshore, including 44,015 sq km in the Pegasus/East Coast basin off the Wairarapa and Wellington coasts, The other three offshore areas are 186,891 square kilometres in the very lightly explored Northland-Reinga basin, 53,253 sq km of new territory in the Taranaki basin, New Zealand's only commercially producing oil and gas source, and 141,757 sq km in the Great South and Canterbury basins, off the east and southern coasts of the South Island.

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  12. Young Actors in the MakingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Westport Now

    Children attending today's Westport Country Playhouse Family Festivities series production of "Curious George" were entertained in a preshow acting workshop conducted by Norwalk resident Jennifer Katona, director of the graduate program on educational theater at The City College of New York. They await the rise of an imaginary stage curtain before acting out their roles.

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  13. RPT-Chevron exits Caltex Australia stake for $3.7 blnRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    U.S. energy giant Chevron sold its entire stake in refiner Caltex Australia Ltd for A$4.7 billion in Asia's biggest block deal this year, as falling oil prices and high costs hurt margins. Offshore institutional investor demand for the 50 percent stake in Australia's biggest refiner was strong, with bidding driving the final price to A$35 a share, a spokeswoman for Goldman Sachs, the sole underwriter for the deal, confirmed on Saturday.

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  14. Americans continue to lose because we do not know our saviorRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    This week a dear friend sent me an email. She was uncharacteristically upset in the correspondence.

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  15. Beach Energy shares decline as Chevron abandons shale ventureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Beach Energy shares dropped as much as 5.6 per cent in early trading after Chevron abandoned its $349 million unconventional exploration venture in the Cooper Basin, leaving Beach to find an alternative partner at a time of reduced spending. The shares in Beach, whose largest shareholder is Seven Group Holdings, slid 6c to $1.02 shortly after the market opened.

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

    Friday Mar 27 | Business Wire

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  17. Skagen Bets on Petrobras as Oil Producer Seen Emerging StrongerRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Skagen AS, whose emerging market fund has beaten the benchmark eight of the past 10 years, is snapping up shares in Petroleo Brasileiro SA in a bet the state-owned oil producer will emerge stronger after a corruption probe. Kristoffer Stensrud, a founder of the Norwegian company who manages the 51 billion-krone Kon-Tiki A emerging market fund, says investments in Brazil as a whole are also now cheap as the currency has tumbled.

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  18. Garden City tank manufacturing plant cuts 80 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    The layoffs at Palmer Manufacturing and Tank, a subsidiary of Ohio-based Worthington Industries, are part of 245 jobs the company is eliminating in three states. The company also is closing a plant in Florence, South Carolina.

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  19. Jason Moran takes liberties with his homage to Thelonious MonkRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Jason Moran's reverence for jazz history is equaled by his knack for subverting it. That's easy to forget.

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  20. NZ puts seven new oil and gas areas put up for tenderRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NBR Newsroom

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