Archive for March, 2013

Chevron says executive pay to reflect 2012 "incidents"

March 28, 2013
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(Reuters) – Chevron Corp said on Wednesday its executive pay would reflect certain incidents in 2012 as well as a financial performance that outpaced the U.S. oil company’s peer group.
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Wall Street ends flat on late buying, Cyprus woes linger

March 28, 2013
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By Rodrigo Campos NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks rebounded from early declines to close little changed on Wednesday, but investors were still worried about the chance of a run on Cypriot banks and its possible implications for other euro-zone lenders.
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What the justices said—and how often

March 27, 2013
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By Steve Keating ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) – Tiger Woods’s renewed success has him back on top of the world rankings but questions thrown at him after Monday’s triumph at Bay Hill were about something he has not done for a long time, win the Masters. While all signs point to Woods being close to...
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James Holmes seeks plea bargain

March 27, 2013
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DENVER (AP) — Lawyers for Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes said Wednesday he would plead guilty and serve the rest of his life in prison to avoid the death penalty.
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Stock market recovers most of an early loss

March 27, 2013
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NEW YORK (AP) — Stock indexes recouped most of the ground they lost and are closing mostly lower on Wall Street.
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Dow, S&P 500 end down slightly on Cyprus

March 27, 2013
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By Rodrigo Campos NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks rebounded from early declines to close little changed on Wednesday, but investors were still worried about the chance of a run on Cypriot banks and its possible implications for other euro-zone lenders.
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Super 8 footage shows ‘dorky’ side of Nixon’s ruthless administration

March 27, 2013
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Super 8 footage shows ‘dorky’ side of Nixon’s ruthless administration

A scene from “Our Nixon” (via Dipper Films)
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Court could sidestep gay marriage

March 27, 2013
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Court could sidestep gay marriage

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) talks with Edith Windsor (R) in the hallway before a news conference on gay marriage. …
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Wall Street dips on renewed euro zone worries

March 27, 2013
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By Angela Moon NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday, after a robust rally a day earlier, as limp demand at an Italian debt auction sparked concerns over the financial health of the euro zone.
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Stocks slide, following European markets lower

March 27, 2013
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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are opening sharply lower on Wall Street as investors wait to see whether Cyprus can restore confidence in its battered financial system.
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