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  1. Houstonian cracks Top 100 on Forbes' 'World's Billionaires' listRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Richard Kinder is still the richest person in Houston, and he's now among the 100 richest people worldwide, according to Forbes. In addition to his ranking on the billionaires list, Kinder, co-founder, chairman and CEO of Kinder Morgan Inc. , ranks third among U.S. energy billionaires and eighth among all energy billionaires on "The World's Billionaires" list for 2015 .

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  2. Valero Energy (VLO) Stock Retreating Today on Oil DeclineRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    Brent crude is down by 4.63% to $59.68 per barrel and WTI crude oil is lower by 0.26% to $49.63 per barrel, reversing earlier gains, according to the CNBC.com index. Brent is slipping today following statements from Iran saying it is close to agreeing on a deal regarding its nuclear program.

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  3. Beijing plans to cut natural gas prices for industrial users from next month. Photo: ReutersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Beijing's move to cut natural gas prices for industrial users from next month - mainland China's first ever cut for the clean-burning fuel - is a compromise between the interests of producers and users and a reiteration of its resolve to make domestic prices market-oriented by linking them to overseas prices. The reduction had come earlier but was less than expected, which means a further cut of 10 per cent to 20 per cent was likely in the third quarter before the winter heating season, analysts said The National Development and Reform Commission reformed pricing in 2013 when it partially linked domestic gas prices to those of petroleum products.

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  4. Lacombe Town Talk: A respected missionary priest is rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    On Feb. 26 at the Lacombe Senior Center, Tom Aicklen of the Lacombe Heritage Center made a presentation on the topic of Father Adrian Rouquette, a Catholic missionary priest who was known for administering to the early settlers and the Choctaw Indians throughout St. Tammany Parish and Lacombe during the middle to late 1800s. Rouquette was born in his family home on Royal Street in New Orleans on Feb. 26, 1813 in the middle of the War of 1812.

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  5. Rich and Nancy Kinder open up on foundation's biggest projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Rich Kinder, chairman and CEO of Houston-based Kinder Morgan Inc., and Nancy Kinder at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston's Grand Gala Ball. There are few people in Houston who've had a bigger impact on the city's quality of life more so than Rich and Nancy Kinder .

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  6. Dutch government says sorry for quakes caused by Groningen gas fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The Dutch government apologizes for ignoring risks posed by earthquakes caused by production of natural gas from the Groningen field, following a report last month by the country's safety board that found the government, together with Royal Dutch Shell and Exxon Mobil , had put profits before safety in exploiting the field.

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  7. Magnum Hunter Resources' (MHR) CEO Gary C. Evans on Q4 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Good morning. My name is Vanessa, and I will be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the Magnum Hunter Resources Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2014 Financial and Operating Results Conference Call.

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  8. While the U.S. Government Squabbles, Canada Gets SeriousRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    Whether it was simply poor timing, thanks to the fall in oil prices, or some posturing by some big spenders, Canada's future as an LNG exporter entered 2015 in a fog. However, just recently, Canada's Prime Minister, Stephen Harper, made it clear he is interested in dispersing some of the uncertainty by adjusting a portion of the country's tax code.

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  9. Koch Industries tops list of water polluters spending big on politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Institute for Southern Studies

    With corporate interests mobilizing to kill the Environmental Protection Agency's plans to restore Clean Water Act safeguards to thousands of waterways across the nation, an environmental advocacy group is shining a spotlight on major polluters' efforts to influence federal policymaking. This week Environment America released "Polluting Politics," a report that analyzes spending on federal lobbying and campaign contributions by companies releasing the most toxic chemicals into U.S. waterways, more than half of which aren't safe for fishing, swimming or drinking due to pollution.

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  10. ISI Technology Joins Qualcomm At Mobile World Congress 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ISI Technology accompanies Qualcomm at the 2015 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain from March 2-5 in Hall 3 Stand 3E10. ISI Technology accompanies Qualcomm at the 2015 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain from March 2-5 in Hall 3 Stand 3E10.

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  11. Buffett criticizes Keystone XL delay, says U.S. thumbing nose at CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Financial investor Warren Buffett looks on during an announcement ceremony at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill., in this file photo taken Jan. 28, 2015. Financial investor Warren Buffett looks on during an announcement ceremony at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill., in this file photo taken Jan. 28, 2015.

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  12. Average Gas Prices Climb 7.3 Cents in PARead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    Average retail gasoline prices in Pennsylvania have risen 7.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.51 per gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 5,269 gas outlets in Pennsylvania. This compares with the national average that has increased 12.0 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.42 per gallon, according to gasoline price Web site GasBuddy.com.

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  13. Booker, Towns Tabbed Finalists For Wayman Tisdale AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Continuing a recent trend of prolific freshmen at the University of Kentucky, Devin Booker and Karl-Anthony Towns have been selected as finalists for the 2015 Wayman Tisdale Award, presented annually by the United States Writers Basketball Association to the top freshman in college basketball. Booker and Towns are two of 10 finalists for the award, which will be presented at the Devon Energy College Basketball Awards on April 14 at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City.

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  14. Texas Weekly Gas Price Update and OutlookRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Gilmer Mirror

    March 2- Average retail gasoline prices in Texas have risen 10.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.22/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 13,114 gas outlets in Texas. This compares with the national average that has increased 12.0 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.42/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

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  15. Why gas prices are on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Why gas prices are on the rise It seems the flirtation with below-$2-a-gallon gasoline has ended. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1Bz1pl7 Pump prices have steadily risen the past few weeks, and it's now up to $2.45 in some places.

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  16. Bye, bye Henry GoodrichRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Compass

    The Henry Goodrich could be seen in Mortier Bay in the past two weeks, being readied to head beyond waters offshore Newfoundland and Labrador. - Southern Gazette photo The rig has been in Mortier Bay for the last two weeks, being demobilized from its work in this province.

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  17. Rault Center to be developed into 185-room Joie de Vivre hotel in New Orleans CBDRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    A Conneticut-based developer has purchased the Rault Center in the Central Business District and plans to renovate the 17-story vacant building into a Joe de Vivre brand boutique hotel. Slumber Corners NOLA LLC, led by developer Lisa Blank, bought the tower at 1111 Gravier St. for $5.5 million in February.

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  18. Groups highlight risk of oil train derailments in PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    More than 183,000 Pittsburgh residents could be forced to leave their homes if a train carrying crude oil derailed nearby, according to a report and online interactive map released today. The report, which comes about two weeks after a crude oil train bound for a shipping depot derailed and exploded in West Virginia, also found 3.9 million residents across Pennsylvania could be in a position to have to evacuate.

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  19. Islamist militants shell two Libyan oilfields, port pipeline damagedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Islamist militants on Monday shelled Libya's Bahi and Mabrouk oilfields, damaging a pipeline to Es Sidra oil port, said Ali Hassi, a spokesman for forces protecting energy infrastructure. Militants claiming loyalty to Islamic State have said they carried out previous attacks on oilfields and a pipeline in Libya, where two rival governments are battling for control.

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  20. U.K. fights Russian oligarch over oil fieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WAPI-AM Birmingham

    Britain is threatening a showdown with Russian oligarch Mikhail Fridman over oil and gas fields he has just acquired in the North Sea. It is the latest in a series of clashes over energy between Russia and the West.

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