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  1. Exxon Mobil Shows Why U.S. Oil Output Rises as Prices PlummetRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Bloomberg

    Crude oil production from U.S. wells is poised to approach a 42-year record next year as drillers ignore the recent decline in price pointing them in the opposite direction. U.S. energy producers plan to pump more crude in 2015 as declining equipment costs and enhanced drilling techniques more than offset the collapse in oil markets, said Troy Eckard, whose Eckard Global LLC owns stakes in more than 260 North Dakota shale wells.

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  2. One Hundred Years of Bond History Means Bears Destined to LoseRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 7 | Bloomberg

    If you're convinced the plummet in yields of U.S. government bonds is an aberration, it may be because you haven't been in the business long enough. With the longest-dated Treasuries now yielding less than half the 6.8 percent average over the past five decades, it's not hard to see why forecasters say they're bound to rise as the Federal Reserve prepares to raise interest rates following the most aggressive stimulus measures in its 100-year history.

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  3. Fed Seen Bolstering Guidance on 2015 Rate Rise After Jobs ReportRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | Bloomberg

    The Federal Reserve will probably intensify efforts to prepare investors for an interest-rate increase next year, economists said, after a report today showed hiring in the U.S. surged the most in almost three years. "If there's going to be a move in June, they've got to prepare the battlefield, and that's what you'll see," said Brian Jones , senior U.S. economist at Societe Generale in New York.

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  4. Princeton University freshman Jeffrey Gleason attended a workshop at career services in October.Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Bloomberg

    Stanford University student Laura Zhang dropped in at a campus career services event last month for tips on polishing her resume. Zhang is only a freshman.

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  5. Mexico Shrugs Off OPEC as Exxon to Chevron Line Up to BidRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | Bloomberg

    As OPEC ponders ways to prop up crude prices, Mexico is staying focused on a long-term plan to open its state-controlled oil industry to foreign producers. The Latin American country is scheduled to outline terms of its first auction of oil blocks to outside bidders since 1938 this week, even as a price rout has Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries weighing whether to adjust volumes.

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  6. California Bond Costs at 2007 Low on Rainy-Day Vote: Muni CreditRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | Bloomberg

    California won its lowest borrowing cost since 2007 in a $1.2 billion sale of general obligations, signaling that investors are rewarding Democratic Governor Jerry Brown's push to bolster the state's finances. The deal yesterday was California's largest via auction in seven years.

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  7. Princeton Resolves U.S. Review of Sexual-Assault ResponseRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Princeton University reached an agreement with the U.S. Education Department today to end an investigation over its handling of sexual assault on campus. Princeton was found to be in violation of Title IX , the law that bans gender discrimination in education, by "failing to promptly and equitably" respond to complaints of sexual violence and "failing to end the sexually hostile environment for one student," the department's Office for Civil Rights said in a statement .

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  8. LabCorp Will Buy Covance for $6.1 Billion to Add Drug R&DRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings agreed to buy Covance Inc. for about $6.1 billion, creating a business that performs an unusual combination of routine medical tests and research for drug companies. Covance shareholders will receive cash and stock valued at $105.12 a share, the companies said in a statement today.

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  9. LabCorp Will Buy Covance for $6.1 Billion to Add Drug R&DRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings agreed to buy Covance Inc. for about $6.1 billion, creating a business that performs an unusual combination of routine medical tests and research for drug companies. Covance shareholders will receive cash and stock valued at $105.12 a share, the companies said in a statement today.

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  10. LabCorp to Buy Covance for $6.1 Billion to Add Drug R&DRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings agreed to buy Covance Inc. for about $6.1 billion, creating a business that performs an unusual combination of routine medical tests and research for drug companies. Covance shareholders will receive cash and stock valued at $105.12 a share, the companies said in a statement today.

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  11. LabCorp to Buy Covance for $6.1 Billion to Add Contract ResearchRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings agreed to buy Covance Inc. for about $6.1 billion to add contract research services for drug companies to its offering of medical diagnostic tests. Covance holders will receive cash and stock valued at $105.12 a share, the companies said in a statement today.

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  12. NYC Protesters Say Dalai Lama Rejects Their Buddhist SectRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Hundreds of demonstrators gathered outside a Manhattan ballroom today where the Dalai Lama spoke to protest his rejection of a minority Buddhist group with roots in the 17th century. The protesters, outside the Manhattan Center on West 34th Street, were banging drums, chanting and carrying signs saying "Give religious freedom."

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  13. Princeton Has 19.6% Investment Return in Year Ended June 30Read the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Princeton University posted a 19.6 percent return on its investments in the year through June 30, the second-best performance among the Ivy League schools that have reported results. The value of the endowment rose to $21 billion, an increase of $2.8 billion, the Princeton, New Jersey-based school said today in a statement on its website .

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  14. Weill's Hamilton Buys Fairfax Units for Primary InsuranceRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Hamilton Insurance Group Ltd., the reinsurer that counts Sanford "Sandy" Weill as non-executive chairman, acquired two units from Prem Watsa's Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. as part of a push into primary coverage. Hamilton acquired Valiant Insurance and Valiant Specialty Insurance, the Bermuda-based company said today in a statement that didn't disclose terms.

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  15. Weill's Hamilton Buys Fairfax Units in Primary Insurance PushRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Hamilton Insurance Group Ltd., the reinsurer that counts Sanford "Sandy" Weill as non-executive chairman, acquired two units from Prem Watsa's Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. as part of a push into primary coverage. Hamilton acquired Valiant Insurance and Valiant Specialty Insurance, the Bermuda-based company said today in a statement that didn't disclose terms.

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  16. David Schechter the Guy Behind Icahn, Behind the Other IcahnRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Three people signed the letter sent to Apple Inc. from Icahn Capital LP yesterday, and one of them wasn't an Icahn. Who is David Schechter? While corporate agitator Carl Icahn has always credited his son Brett Icahn, 35, and Sargon portfolio co-manager Schechter, 39, with bringing him the lucrative Apple and Netflix Inc. investment ideas, yesterday he elevated their profiles by including the pair in his public correspondence and in live, meandering, phone-in interviews on Bloomberg Television, CNBC and Fox Business News.

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  17. Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft Corp., in New Delhi, India, on Sept. 30, 2014.Read the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | Bloomberg

    What's more challenging -- trying to revamp the world's largest software maker or being the first man to be a keynote speaker at a 20-year-old tech conference for women ? This morning, at least, it may have been the latter for Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, who was interviewed on stage at the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing in Phoenix. "I was petrified," he told the crowd of around 7,500 women .

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  18. Becton Dickinson Will Buy CareFusion in $12.2 Billion DealRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Becton, Dickinson & Co. agreed to buy CareFusion Corp. for $12.2 billion in a cash-and-stock deal that will enhance the company's role in providing drug management and patient safety services to hospitals.

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  19. Becton, Dickinson Agrees to Buy CareFusion in $12.2 Billion DealRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Becton, Dickinson & Co. agreed to buy CareFusion Corp. for $12.2 billion in a cash-and-stock deal that will enhance the company's role in providing drug management and patient safety services to hospitals.

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  20. NRG Energy Buys Pure Energies for Web-Based Rooftop SolarRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | Bloomberg

    NRG Energy Inc. , the largest independent U.S. electricity producer, agreed to acquire Pure Energies Inc. to add online sales of residential solar systems to its retail offerings. Pure Energies connects homeowners in Canada and the U.S. who want solar systems with local installers through its website.

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