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  1. Volatile Session Ends in a 225-Point Win for the Dow Jones Industrial AverageRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    Volatility was the name of the game in today's session, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average trading in a roughly 300-point range. While traders digested the latest round of big-cap earnings reports and a mixed bag of economic data, oil continued to be a key driver -- with the blue-chip barometer seemingly tracking crude's action on both sides of breakeven.

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  2. Schlumberger evacuates Houston-area facility after bomb threatRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) has evacuated its Rosharon facility south of Houston after a bomb threat was received Jan. 29, several media outlets are reporting. A package with a bomb threat written on a note was received by mail around 1:15 p.m., the Houston Chronicle reports .

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  3. Lies And Deception In Ukraine's Energy SectorRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... producers have been open about their costs and expenses. Some of them are actually publicly traded companies (JKX Oil & Gas, Serinus Energy, Regal Petroleum and Cub Energy), and their financial data is open, transparent and publicly available. Over ...

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  4. Occidental CEO Jokes Chevron Is An Unsuitable Buyer; Lifts StockRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Occidental Petroleum Corp Chief Executive Stephen Chazen quipped on Thursday that his larger rival Chevron Corp was too poor to buy the No. 4 U.S oil producer, but the offhand remark sent Oxy's stock up anyway.

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  5. Senate approves Keystone pipeline; Obama promises vetoRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    The U.S. Senate passed a bill approving construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline on Thursday, setting up a showdown with President Barack Obama, who has promised to veto the measure. Thursday's vote culminated six years of intense debate over the proposed 1,179-mile pipeline, designed to ship Canadian oil sands crude to the U.S. Gulf Coast.

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  6. U.S. Senate approves Keystone pipeline despite veto threatRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Advocate

    The fight over Keystone figured prominently in the 2014 U.S. Senate race in Louisiana, although the pipeline will have little direct impact in the state and was supported by both candidates who met in the Dec. 6 runoff: Democrat Mary Landrieu and Republican Bill Cassidy. Cassidy defeated Landrieu, who was running for a fourth term, and his win contributed to the Republican gains in the Senate that all but guaranteed approval of Keystone once the new Congress convened this month.

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  7. Harvest pulls arbitration request vs Venezuela over stake saleRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Reuters

    Texas-based oil company Harvest Natural Resources Inc said on Thursday its affiliates have withdrawn a request for arbitration against Venezuela for blocking the sale of the company's stake in an oil project in the country. The action follows objections from Argentina's Pluspetrol, which had agreed to buy Harvest's 32 percent stake in Petrodelta for about $400 million.

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  8. Valero posts billion-dollar gain in annual profitRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Valero Energy Corp. saw a $1 billion boost to its bottom line for 2014, despite a slight decline in the last quarter of the year. San Antonio-based Valero reported $1.2 billion in profit for fourth quarter 2014, which was down from $1.3 billion in same quarter of 2013.

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  9. Senate Approves Keystone XL Pipeline Legislation | Groups ReactRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KOLN-TV Lincoln

    The 62-36 vote on Thursday advanced a top priority of the newly empowered GOP, which championed the legislation despite a presidential veto threat. Keystone is the first of many battles with the White House over energy and the environment.

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  10. Bill would ban government contracting with Iran-linked firmsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Mississippi Business Journal

    Some House lawmakers want to ban Mississippi's state and local governments from contracting with anyone who does business with Iran's oil and gas industry.

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  11. Most actively traded companies on the TSXRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Canadian Business Magazine

    Talisman Energy Inc. : Oil and gas. Up three cents, or 0.32 per cent, to $9.37 on 6.6 million shares.

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  12. Senate passes bill approving Keystone XL oil pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    The Republican-controlled Senate on Thursday approved a bipartisan bill to construct the Keystone XL oil pipeline, defying a presidential veto threat and setting up the first of many battles with the White House over energy and the environment. The 62-36 vote advanced a top priority of the newly empowered GOP, and marked the first time the Senate passed a bill authorizing the pipeline, despite numerous attempts to force President Barack Obama's hand on the issue.

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  13. Apple Posts Record Quarterly Revenue; Could Potentially Buy Most of the ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    Strong holiday retail sales helped Apple Inc. reach gargantuan sales figures during the first quarter of its 2015 fiscal year. In the three-month period ending Dec. 27, Apple sold a record 74.5 million iPhones, a record 5.5 million Macs and another 21.4 million iPads.

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  14. Penn State to host Marcellus Shale classes in LancasterRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    Dozens of Lancaster and Lebanon county residents will soon have a chance to ask Penn State researchers about natural gas development in their communities. The university on Tuesday will begin hosting a series of informal education classes designed to share information about energy development and also conduct research about how people deal with change.

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  15. Speedway to remodel dozens of Florida Hess stores by MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Economic Rebound: Tony Kenney is president of Speedway LLC, the largest company in the Dayton region. The top 100 local companies saw their combined revenue climb last year.

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

    17 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The dividend is payable April 1, ... Viggle Schedules Conference Call on Wednesday, February 4 at 9:00 AM ET to Discuss Fiscal 2015 Second Quarter Results )--Viggle will be hosting a conference call and webcast to discuss its 2Q 2015 financial results on February 4, 2015 at 9:00 AM ET.

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  17. Vietnam's shrimp king courts foreign investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Minh Phu Seafood Corp., which sells black tiger shrimp to Costco and Wal-Mart, will seek to sell half of itself to foreign strategic investors to help fund overseas expansion. Vietnam's largest seafood exporter aims to complete the stake sales this year after it gets approval to delist from the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange this quarter, Chief Executive Officer Le Van Quang said in an interview.

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  18. Ford's 4Q earnings fall on Venezuela charge, but adjusted profit and revenue top estimatesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    The Dearborn-based automaker's net income fell 56 per cent to $3.2 billion in 2014. Sales were down slightly, to 6.32 million cars and trucks, and revenue dropped 2 per cent to $144.1 billion.

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  19. Canadian Oil Sands slashes dividend more than expected amid crude dropRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    Canadian Oil Sands Ltd. , the biggest partner in the Syncrude Canada Ltd. oilsands project, is slashing its quarterly dividend to five cents a share from 35 as the outlook for crude prices deteriorates. In December, Canadian Oil Sands signalled it would be cutting its quarterly payout to 20 cents in order to protect its balance sheet, but the picture has become gloomier since then.

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  20. Don't Sweat Texas' Oil Economy SlowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    "You may all go to hell and I will go to Texas," Davy Crockett announced in a Tennessee bar after losing an election. But what happens if Texas itself were to go to hell, economically speaking? The gleam of the Lone Star State has shined through the general gloom of the slowest national economic recovery in modern history.

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