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  1. Video shows slaying of British aid workerRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    The NFL was already under heavy criticism this week for the way it handled of a domestic violence case involving a prominent player. Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson's booking on a child abuse charge Saturday has created another crisis for the embattled NFL, already derided for not responding strongly enough to acts of domestic... Rescuers searched an area of the far western Pacific Ocean Saturday for a Navy fighter pilot whose jet was one of two that crashed west of Wake Island.

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  2. Obama condemns beheading of Briton by extremistsRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2014 | KAUZ

    The NFL was already under heavy criticism this week for the way it handled of a domestic violence case involving a prominent player. Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson's booking on a child abuse charge Saturday has created another crisis for the embattled NFL, already derided for not responding strongly enough to acts of domestic... Rescuers searched an area of the far western Pacific Ocean Saturday for a Navy fighter pilot whose jet was one of two that crashed west of Wake Island.

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  3. The WilliesWHAT Would I do Without Them?Read the original story

    May 11, 2010 | American Reporter

    As we watch hundreds of thousands of gallons of oil gush into the Gulf of Mexico after the the explosion and sinking of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil platform, perhaps this is another wake-up call to start moving our economy away from fossil fuels and toward renewable energy. It's not a far-fetched idea.

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  4. McDermott International: Turnaround Story Materializing But Further Results Are RequiredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... Management decided to shift their focus towards deep water drilling several years ago. That segment of the offshore drilling industry is fast growing, with forecasts calling for as much as a 20% CAGR over the next several years if oil prices hold. ...

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  5. Seadrill Angers EU With Rosneft Deal, New Sanctions May HurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... its land-based drilling rigs. Bad news with respect to sanctions combined with continued weakness in the offshore drilling market has put pressure on SDRL shares. SDRL CFO, Rune Magnus Lundetrae, was quoted in a Reuters article as saying, "The ...

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  6. U.S. enacts new sanctions against RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... About 60 percent of Russia's exports come from oil and gas. Russia is increasingly looking toward offshore drilling in the Arctic and in shale. Western companies are as well. The new sanctions will give Western companies until Sept. 26 to wind down ...

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  7. 3 Reasons Ensco PLC Stock Could RiseRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    ... billion of contracted revenue backlog, Ensco is well positioned for the future. Any investor looking at offshore drilling stocks today should look for a strong dividend, but also at that dividend's risk profile. Ensco pays a solid 5.9% dividend ...

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  8. Should You Buy Transocean Ltd. Or Transocean Partners LLC?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... three are contracted out for the next few years, removing much of the risk currently associated with the offshore drilling market. What's more, the partnership's income will be stable, contract day rates are locked in and potential for growth is ...

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  9. Comprehensive Review Of Newbuild Orders For Drillships And SemisubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... when the majority of new oil is being found in deeper waters and midwater being the softest segment in offshore drilling. In terms of competition with the existing fleet, I have sincere doubts that these 13 uncontracted midwater/deepwater rigs would ...

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  10. Make My DayRUBBER Stamps Make Editors LazyRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2010 | American Reporter

    DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- If the old definition of a conservative is "a liberal who's been mugged," is the new definition of a liberal now "a conservative who's had his beachfront property coated in crude oil?" So many Americans today say they hate government, until they need its help and change their tune.

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  11. On Native GroundELENA Kagan: a Good, but not Great, Pick for the Supreme CourtRead the original story

    May 13, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... 2010 ballot to forever ban offshore oil drilling in Florida waters. Calling for a special session to ban offshore drilling, Gov. Charlie Crist is opposed by Rep. Dean Cannon (R-Orlando), a hand-picked replacement for former House speaker Marco ...

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  12. What Seadrill Ltd's Management Wants You to KnowRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    One of the few times investors get to hear directly from management about a company's operations and direction for the future is the conference call that follows quarterly earnings reports. For investors following the offshore drilling market this is the time for management to give insights into what the future looks like.

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  13. Is Transocean A Strong Value Play?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... 6.0, which is better than the industry competitors, such as Rowan Companies Inc. (NYSE: RDC ), Diamond Offshore Drilling (NYSE: DO ), and Ensco (NYSE: ESV ). Naturally whether one wants to utilize trailing earnings versus expected earnings is mostly ...

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  14. GOP Senate candidate: To boost energy production, elect RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | CBS News

    ... to grow our economy." Alaska is among the most energy-rich states in the country. In 2013, excluding offshore drilling, the state produced 0.5 million barrels of crude oil per day - the fourth highest total in the country, according to the U.S. ...

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  15. Vantage Drilling Company Is Not As Valuable As It SeemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... well placed to profit over the next few years, you've really got to understand the dynamics of the global offshore drilling market. Vantage has a young fleet of rigs and drillships, the oldest of which was commissioned during 2008. In the world of ...

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  16. Make My DayRUBBER Stamps Make Editors LazyRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2010 | American Reporter

    DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- If the old definition of a conservative is "a liberal who's been mugged," is the new definition of a liberal now "a conservative who's had his beachfront property coated in crude oil?" So many Americans today say they hate government, until they need its help and change their tune.

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  17. Transocean Partners: 5.1% Distribution Yield And Strong Growth PotentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    The company is undervalued on a relative valuation basis, and the stock still has upside potential even after a 30% upside since IPO. Transocean Partners is a limited liability company recently formed by Transocean , one of the world's largest offshore drilling contractors, to own, operate and acquire modern, technologically advanced offshore drilling rigs.

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  18. BP grossly negligent in 2010 oil spill, judge saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... but not to the extent that BP was in causing the disaster, which began with an explosion on Transocean's offshore drilling rig on April 20, 2010 and ended up spilling an estimated 4.9 million barrels of oil into the Gulf for three months. "BP's ...

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  19. Rowan Appears Significantly Undervalued At Current LevelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... and four ultra-deepwater (UDW) drillships of the highest specifications. The company is the ninth largest offshore drilling contractor in the world and the fifth largest jack-up rig operator. Rowan works as a contractor for large oil and gas ...

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  20. BP 'Grossly Negligent' In Gulf Spill, Eyes $18 Billion Penalty--And Tax DeductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... the deaths of 11 oil rig workers, its $4 billion settlement was expressly not tax-deductible. Fire on the offshore drilling rig Deepwater Horizon as viewed from the offshore supply vessel Laney Chouest. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Yet many companies ...

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