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Equifax says U.S. regulators seek damages related to 2017 breach

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Credit reporting company Equifax Inc. corporate offices are pictured in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S., September 8, 2017. REUTERS/Tami Chappell/File Photo (Reuters) – Credit reporting company Equifax Inc said it was informed by several U.S. regulators that they intend to seek damages from the company related to the cybersecurity breach of 2017 that exposed personal information of Read More

Brazil prosecutors seek arrest of senior Vale exec after deadly disaster

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RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Brazilian federal prosecutors are seeking the arrest of a Vale SA senior executive, authorities said on Friday, following the collapse of a dam holding mining byproducts that is believed to have killed over 300 people. FILE PHOTO: A helmet with a logo of Vale SA is seen in a collapsed Read More

Fed says U.S. economy ended 2018 with solid but weakening growth

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WASHINGTON, Feb 22 (Reuters) – The U.S. economy maintained “solid” growth through the second half of 2018, likely expanding “just under” 3 percent for the year, though consumer and business spending had begun to weaken, the Federal Reserve said on Friday in its semi-annual monetary policy report to Congress. FILE PHOTO: Flags fly over the Read More

Canadian regulator recommends expanding oil pipeline, urges whale protections

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FILE PHOTO: Steel pipe to be used in the oil pipeline construction of Kinder Morgan Canada’s Trans Mountain Expansion Project sit on rail cars at a stockpile site in Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada May 29, 2018. REUTERS/Dennis Owen WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) – Canada’s National Energy Board (NEB) regulator recommended on Friday that Ottawa approve expansion Read More

British fraud office abandons Rolls-Royce, GSK investigations

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LONDON (Reuters) – The UK’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has abandoned two of its largest and longest investigations, into alleged bribery at aero engine maker Rolls-Royce and drugs maker GlaxoSmithKline, in a move described by one lawyer as “extraordinary”. A sign is displayed in an unmarked Serious Fraud Office vehicle parked outside a building, in Read More

Venture Global Calcasieu Pass and TransCameron Pipeline receive construction approval in Louisiana

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2/22/2019 Calcasieu Pass. Map: Venture Global. ARLINGTON, Va. — Venture Global LNG, Inc. announces that the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has issued the Order Granting Authorizations under Sections 3 and 7 of the Natural Gas Act for the company’s Venture Global Calcasieu Pass LNG export facility and associated TransCameron Pipeline in Cameron Parish, Read More

U.S., China resume talks on thorniest issues in trade war

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Top U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators met on Friday to wrap up a week of talks that have seen the two sides struggle to detail how to bridge deep differences on China’s role in global commerce. FILE PHOTO: U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer (2ndL), Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Read More

Cabot Oil and Gas Corporation claims 2018 as best year, so far

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2/22/2019 Editors Note: Included below is an edited view of Cabot’s report, referencing upstream related results. For the full report, please visit the company’s website. Marcellus shale graphic. Photo: Cabot. HOUSTON — Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation has announced the best year of its nearly three-decade public-company history that provided record financial results, the culmination Read More

ExxonMobil to increase Permian profitability through digital partnership with Microsoft

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2/22/2019 IRVING, Texas — ExxonMobil has announced that a new partnership with Microsoft will make its Permian basin operations the largest-ever oil and gas acreage to use cloud technology and is expected to generate billions in net cash flow over the next decade through improvements in analyses and enhancements to operational efficiencies. The application of Microsoft Read More

U.S. judge will not block Amazon-Berkshire-JPMorgan health venture's new hire

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BOSTON (Reuters) – A federal judge on Friday declined to block a UnitedHealth Group Inc unit’s former executive from working at a new healthcare venture launched by Amazon.com Inc, Berkshire Hathaway Inc and JPMorgan Chase & Co. Traders work at the post where UnitedHealth Group is traded on the floor of the New York Stock Read More