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  1. Did A Bail Reform Algorithm Contribute To This San Francisco Man's Murder?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... he says. That score system was created by the Texas-based foundation of billionaire John Arnold, a former Enron energy trader who later built and ran his down hugely successful hedge fund. The foundation, which advocates for criminal justice reform ...

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  2. Did A Bail Reform Algorithm Contribute To This San Francisco Man's Murder?Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    ... he says. That score system was created by the Texas-based foundation of billionaire John Arnold, a former Enron energy trader who later built and ran his down hugely successful hedge fund. The foundation, which advocates for criminal justice reform ...

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  3. Coal and Nuclear Fall Behind in a Changing Energy MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Bloomberg

    ... first decade of the 21st century. That owed a lot to the pioneering efforts of a company you may have heard of called Enron Corp. Besides fleecing investors and the state of California, Enron also found time to pave the way for the ...

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  4. City Watch: Legislature Should Force Santee Cooper Back InRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | Free Times

    ... - and regardless of whether the project was ever completed or not - is perhaps the biggest consumer hustle since Enron. Of course, that energy-related scam from the early 2000s involved criminal behavior by Enron executives (remember Ken Lay, ...

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  5. Los Astros de Houston celebran tras ganar un partido de playoff.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Houston Chronicle

    ... 0 The teams' third playoff meeting in five years was another dud for the Astros. They lost the first two games at then-Enron Field and were drubbed 6-2 in Game 3 at Atlanta for the sweep. less 2001 NLDS: Braves 3, Astros 0 The teams' third playoff ...

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  6. Former Texas governor Mark White, education reformer, dead at 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 5 | Reuters

    ... feat, according to the Houston Chronicle. FILE PHOTO: Former Texas Governor Mark White leaves memorial services for Enron founder Ken Lay at the First United Methodist Church in Houston July 12, 2006. "White, the underfunded underdog, began to edge ...

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  7. With a New FBI Chief, Compliance Cops Remain on the BeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 4 | JD Supra

    ... Wray. Before private practice, he was a tough federal prosecutor who helped put lobbyist Jack Abramoff and former Enron Chairman Kenneth Lay behind bars, among many others. We've been given no reason to believe Wray has lost those prosecutorial ...

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  8. Analysis: Texas House committee tries shock therapy on school financeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | Texas Tribune

    ... was still stinging from the House's comparison of the Senate's transportation spending to the way things were done at Enron . Without spending more money on schools and lowering the need for local school taxes, the list of state remedies for the ...

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  9. Senate confirms Christopher Wray new FBI chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Vanguard

    ... He also praised Muller as the "consummate straight shooter." He also worked with Comey on the government's case in the Enron Corp fraud scandal in the early 2000s. During the confirmation hearing, Republican Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck ...

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  10. New FBI director confirmed to replace fired ComeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | The Otago Daily Times

    ... He also praised Muller as the "consummate straight shooter." He also worked with Comey on the government's case in the Enron Corp fraud scandal in the early 2000s. During the confirmation hearing, Republican Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck ...

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  11. US Senate confirms Wray as new FBI chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | RTE.ie

    ... politics or pressure from the president. Mr Wray worked with his predecessor Mr Comey on the government's case in the Enron Corp fraud scandal in the early 2000s. During the confirmation hearing, Republican Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck ...

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  12. Trump's FBI pick Wray is confirmed by Senate to replace Comey, who was fired by TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Boing Boing

    ... He also praised Muller as the "consummate straight shooter." He also worked with Comey on the government's case in the Enron Corp fraud scandal in the early 2000s. During the confirmation hearing, Republican Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck ...

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  13. Great Panther Silver LogoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | PR Newswire

    ... revenue, 1,700 person telecom rollup, turnaround and sale. He also held several positions over multiple years at Enron Corp., culminating as CEO of revenue, 4,500 person roll up of energy assets. Jim holds a Master of Business Administration from ...

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  14. U.S. Senate confirms Christopher Wray as FBI directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | The Globe and Mail

    ... He also praised Muller as the "consummate straight shooter." He also worked with Comey on the government's case in the Enron Corp fraud scandal in the early 2000s. During the confirmation hearing, Republican Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck ...

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  15. Vintage photos of Houston's Southwest Freeway show how it's changed over the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | Chron

    ... a straight flow of traffic ... more 1965 - Photo of the construction of elevated US-59 structure at Union Station. The Enron Field baseball stadium was constructed on the abandoned rail yard in 2000. 1965 - Photo of the construction of elevated ...

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  16. 5 Actionable Lessons From The Enron ScandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Seeking Alpha

    At the time of its bankruptcy, Enron was the seventh-largest company in the United States. Additionally, Enron's $63.4 billion in assets made it the largest bankruptcy ever .

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  17. League of Women Voters hosts debate on benefits, detriments of wind power in Chautauqua CountyRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 22 | Observer

    ... "When they say they are cost competitive, we look at $160 billion in subsidies, and you can look that up. We thank Enron for the production tax credit and as commented by Warren Buffet, a highly respected investor: 'there's no reason to invest in ...

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  18. NYSE Sounds Warning About Regulations Choking Off American IPOs an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Bloomberg

    Regulations have made it more difficult to raise capital through stock sales, choking off access to vital capital for fledgling companies, the New York Stock Exchange's chief told members of Congress. hearing to discuss the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and corporate governance generally, NYSE Group Inc. President Tom Farley argued compliance with the 2002 law, passed in the wake of the Enron Corp. and WorldCom Inc. accounting scandals to ensure corporations give truthful accounts of their finances, is too high for many smaller companies.

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  19. Tensions between Texas legislative leaders show no signs of coolingRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2017 | Chron

    ... focus on transgender bathroom issues. And earlier this year Straus had compared the Senate's budget writing to Enron accounting methods. Patrick said his news conference on Thursday was to roll out new education proposals, including a bonus system ...

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  20. What you should know about the lawyers investigating TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... Weissmann talks with the media outside the federal courthouse in Houston Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2002 after charging former Enron executive Andrew Fastow with fraud, money laundering and conspiring to inflate the company's profits and enrich himself at ...

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