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  1. Natural Gas Futures Advance on Forecasts for Extended ChillRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | The Washington Post

    Natural gas futures capped the first monthly gain since November as forecasts showed below-normal temperatures extending into the middle of March. The weather may be colder than average in the eastern U.S. through March 13, according to MDA Weather Services in Gaithersburg, Maryland.

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  2. Natural Gas Futures Advance on Forecasts for Extended ChillRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | The Washington Post

    Natural gas futures climbed for the first time in three days in New York as forecasts showed below-normal temperatures extending into the middle of March. The weather may be colder than average in the eastern U.S. through March 13, according to MDA Weather Services in Gaithersburg, Maryland.

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  3. Natural Gas Drops Most in 5 Weeks on Below-Forecast Supply DropRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Washington Post

    Natural gas futures dropped the most in five weeks after the government reported a U.S. inventory decline that fell short of expectations. Stockpiles decreased by 219 billion cubic feet to 1.938 trillion in the week ended Feb. 20, the Energy Information Administration said.

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  4. Natural Gas Futures Fall to One-Week Low on Retreating ColdRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Washington Post

    Natural gas futures fell to a one-week low in New York as forecasts for milder weather in March signaled reduced demand for the heating fuel. Below-normal temperatures sweeping much of the lower 48 states over the next 10 days will give way to more seasonal readings March 8 through March 12, said Commodity Weather Group LLC. A government report due at 10:30 a.m. may show a weekly stockpile decline that was the third-largest on record for February, according to BNP Paribas SA.

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  5. Moelis's Cantor to Seek Out Defense Clients in WashingtonRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Washington Post

    Cantor, a Republican who represented a district in Virginia, will be the lead managing director in the Washington bureau of Moelis & Co. that is opening Tuesday, he said on a conference call.

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  6. Superbug Spread Reveals Thin Pipeline of Newest AntibioticsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Washington Post

    Every year at least 23,000 Americans die from bacterial infections that don't have effective treatments, including two patients killed in a recent outbreak in a Los Angeles hospital that has spurred new attention on the issue. While public health experts say the risk from infections of drug-resistant "superbugs" has been growing, the pipeline of new antibiotics to treat them hasn't kept pace.

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  7. Lockheed CEO Says Jihadi Threat Buoys Mideast Sales in Oil SlumpRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Washington Post

    Lockheed Martin Corp., the largest global defense company, said cheaper crude isn't denting weapons demand among Middle East oil producers as Islamic State expands its reach in the region. "Their priority is national security," Chief Executive Officer Marillyn Hewson said Wednesday in an interview.

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  8. Natural Gas Falls From 3-Week High as Traders Eye Winter's EndRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Washington Post

    Natural gas futures retreated from a three- week high in New York on speculation that supply withdrawals will slow following a frigid end to February. Arctic air that will push across the eastern U.S. states through Feb. 26 will moderate the following five days, said MDA Weather Services.

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  9. Natural Gas Drops to 29-Month Low on Below-Forecast Supply DropRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | The Washington Post

    Natural gas futures slid to a 29-month low in New York after a government report showed that U.S. stockpiles dropped by less than forecast last week. Inventories fell 115 billion cubic feet in the week ended Jan. 30 to 2.428 trillion, the Energy Information Administration said.

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  10. El Nino Forecasts Flop as Puzzled Scientists Search for AnswersRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | The Washington Post

    Since last March, forecasters have said an El Nino was on the way. The only trouble is, it hasn't arrived.

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  11. Natural Gas Slumps to 29-Month Low on Mixed Weather OutlookRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Washington Post

    Natural gas tumbled to a 29-month low in New York as forecasts showed a mix of mild and colder-than-normal weather that would limit demand for the heating fuel. Temperatures may be mostly average in the central and eastern U.S. through Feb. 18, with frigid weather confined to the Northeast, according to Commodity Weather Group LLC in Bethesda, Maryland.

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  12. Natural Gas Falls as Mixed Weather Outlook Signals Weak DemandRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Washington Post

    Natural gas futures declined in New York for the fifth time in six days as forecasts showed a mix of mild and colder-than-normal weather that would limit demand for the heating fuel. Temperatures may be mostly average in the central and eastern U.S. through Feb. 18, with frigid weather confined to the Northeast, according to Commodity Weather Group LLC in Bethesda, Maryland.

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  13. Natural Gas Futures Slide for Fifth Day on Mild Weather OutlookRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | The Washington Post

    Natural gas futures slid for a fifth day in New York, heading for the longest losing streak in two months, on forecasts for mild weather that would reduce demand for the heating fuel. Temperatures may be mostly average or above normal in the contiguous U.S. Feb. 8 through Feb. 17, according to Commodity Weather Group LLC in Bethesda, Maryland.

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  14. Islamic State Said to Release Video of Goto's BeheadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 31 | The Washington Post

    Islamic State carried out its threat to execute a Japanese journalist after a bid for a prisoner exchange with Jordan failed, according to SITE Intel Group, which monitors jihadist social media. The Islamic militants released a video purportedly showing the beheading of hostage Kenji Goto, according to SITE, based in Bethesda, Maryland.

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  15. Natural Gas Drops to 28-Month Low on Signs of Ample SuppliesRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Natural gas futures fell to the lowest price in more than 28 months as below-average inventory withdrawals and record U.S. production raised speculation that supplies will be adequate through the rest of the winter heating season. Stockpiles dropped 94 billion cubic feet last week to 2.543 trillion, the Energy Information Administration said, below the five-year average decline for the period of 168 billion.

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  16. Lockheed Falls Most Since October as Forecast Trails EstimatesRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Lockheed Martin Corp. fell the most in almost four months after forecasting an annual profit that trailed analysts' estimates, weighed down by U.S. military- spending cuts and pension accounting. The full-year outlook and fourth-quarter results from the largest defense contractor set the stage for earnings releases from its peers this week.

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  17. Lockheed Falls After 2015 Profit Forecast Misses EstimatesRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Earnings per share will be $10.80 to $11.10 this year, the Bethesda, Maryland-based company said in a statement. That's less than the $11.46 average estimate of 20 analysts, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

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  18. Buffett-Backed Heinz Sells $2 Billion of Bonds to Pay Down LoansRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Washington Post

    H.J. Heinz Co., the ketchup-maker owned by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and 3G Capital Inc., sold $2 billion in bonds to repay a portion of its term loans, the company said in a statement. The 10-year second-lien notes were sold at par to yield 4.875 percent, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

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  19. American Capital Closes $62.7 Million Loan for Jamaica Wind FarmRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Washington Post

    American Capital Ltd.'s BMR Energy unit closed $62.7 million in loans to develop a 36-megawatt wind project in Jamaica. The financing includes $42.7 million in senior loans from the Overseas Private Investment Corp., a $10 million senior loan from the International Finance Corp. and $10 million from the IFC-Canada Climate Change Program, according to a statement Monday from Bethesda, Maryland-based American Capital.

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  20. Truckers Gain From Diesel's Drop After Gasoline Plunge: FreightRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Chris Bortz has seen the cost of gasoline for his car drop by almost half since June. The price of diesel used by his construction business has lagged behind.

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