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San Antonio Express-News
Utilities Could Lose Billions From This 1 Supreme Court RulingYou can be forgiven if you've never heard of FERC Order 745, a utility regulati
Utilities Could Lose Billions From This 1 Supreme Court Ruling
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
You can be forgiven if you've never heard of FERC Order 745, a utility regulation that says reducing demand can be compensated in the same way adding supply can. But utility executives know exactly what the regulation is, and some have been fighting... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Reading Fightin Phils ticket a hot item on cold dayMany Reading Fightin Phils fans may have been hoping for a frigid Friday mornin
Reading Fightin Phils ticket a hot item on cold day
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
Many Reading Fightin Phils fans may have been hoping for a frigid Friday morning. The Fightins allowed Mother Nature to decide the price of a general admission ticket for any of their regular season home games in 2016. The team held a "temperature... Read more
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York Daily Record
Gov. Tom Wolf's 2015 campaign financesCampaign finance reports for local elections shouldn't take much longer than a
Gov. Tom Wolf's 2015 campaign finances
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
Campaign finance reports for local elections shouldn't take much longer than a couple of hours to sort through once you get the documents. But a statewide election, especially one for governor, is a beast of a different kind. So, I offer you this, my... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Foes of utiliy profit guarantees brew up ad campaign An overpriced cup of coffee is being used to illustrate a complex utility-reg
Foes of utiliy profit guarantees brew up ad campaign
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
An overpriced cup of coffee is being used to illustrate a complex utility-regulation issue in a new television ad by a group that opposes profit guarantees for American Electric Power and... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Power-grid operator concerned about profit guarantees for plants The operator of Ohio's electricity grid has some big concerns about profit-gu
Power-grid operator concerned about profit guarantees for plants
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
The operator of Ohio's electricity grid has some big concerns about profit-guarantee proposals for American Electric Power and FirstEnergy, but is treading carefully in its... Read more
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CBS Sports
2016 NFL Mock Draft: Browns replace Johnny Manziel with Carson WentzDespite reports that part of his agreement to become the new head coach of the
2016 NFL Mock Draft: Browns replace Johnny Manziel with Carson Wentz
CBS Sports / Posted 5 days ago
Despite reports that part of his agreement to become the new head coach of the Cleveland Browns was that the team would move on from quarterback Johnny Manziel, Hue Jackson stated during his introductory press conference that he wanted to give... Read more
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TribLIVE
Power being restored in HempfieldNeighborhoods Power was out for 479 customers in the Slate Run Road area of He
Power being restored in Hempfield
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
Neighborhoods Power was out for 479 customers in the Slate Run Road area of Hempfield early Monday morning, according to the FirstEnergy website. By 7 a.m., crews had been making repairs and power was restored for all but 20 customers. Show... Read more
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Market Watch
This popular oil play just soared over 130% todayShares in Premier Oil surged on Monday after the battered oil exploration and p
This popular oil play just soared over 130% today
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
Shares in Premier Oil surged on Monday after the battered oil exploration and production company resumed trading in London following a two-week suspension tied to a deal to buy assets from E.ON. Stephane Foucaud, managing director at FirstEnergy... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
OSU professor an 'optimist' on ethane crackerThe facility could process material drawn from a 600-mile radius upon operation
OSU professor an 'optimist' on ethane cracker
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
The facility could process material drawn from a 600-mile radius upon operation, they said. Thailand-based PTT Global Chemical is spending $100 million for the engineering and design of the complex that would fill about 500 acres along the Ohio... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Electric company improves reliabilityThe projects included new transmission lines and substations and installation o
Electric company improves reliability
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
The projects included new transmission lines and substations and installation of remote-control equipment to reduce the number and duration of power outages, said FirstEnergy, the parent company for the Monongahela Power Co. "Each year we undertake... Read more
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Cleveland Indians
Cleveland Indians announce 2016 promotional scheduleThe Indians will celebrate the roster's young stars with a quartet of jerseys:
Cleveland Indians announce 2016 promotional schedule
Cleveland Indians / Posted 8 days ago
The Indians will celebrate the roster's young stars with a quartet of jerseys: Jason Kipnis road gray (June 18 courtesy of KeyBank) Corey Kluber midnight navy (May 28 courtesy of Discount Drug Mart) Francisco Lindor home white (August 20) Carlos... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Critics call FirstEnergy profit guarantee a corporate rescue mission FirstEnergy presents a confident public face to support a controversial profi
Critics call FirstEnergy profit guarantee a corporate rescue mission
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
FirstEnergy presents a confident public face to support a controversial profit-guarantee, but the company has shown a much more vulnerable side in closed-door meetings with state... Read more
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TribLIVE
Trib 30: Local shares whacked in January – TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods Can't view the attachment? Then download the
Trib 30: Local shares whacked in January
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
– TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods Can't view the attachment? Then download the latest version of the free, Adobe Acrobat reader here: It's been a rough month for... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Incumbents in local races lead fundraising raceIncumbents in local races are leading their opponents in fundraising, according
Incumbents in local races lead fundraising race
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 9 days ago
Incumbents in local races are leading their opponents in fundraising, according to the latest campaign finance reports filed Friday. While it’s not an exact science, campaign finance reports — which must disclose campaign activity, contributions and... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side Business News & NotesBy Staff WriterFirstMerit merging with Huntington COLUMBUS — Akron-based First
South Side Business News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 9 days ago
By Staff WriterFirstMerit merging with Huntington COLUMBUS — Akron-based FirstMerit Bank will merge with Huntington, officials from both financial institutions announced Jan. 26. Officials said the signing of a definitive merger agreement means... Read more
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Energy Business Review
FirstEnergy invested $450m in Ohio Edison Service Area in 2015 Published 28 January 2016 As part of its ongoing efforts to enhance its elec
FirstEnergy invested $450m in Ohio Edison Service Area in 2015
Energy Business Review / Posted 9 days ago
Published 28 January 2016 As part of its ongoing efforts to enhance its electric system, FirstEnergy invested approximately $450m in 2015 on Ohio Edison reliability projects and other... Read more
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Business Wire
Accenture Helps FirstEnergy Identify More Than $450 Million in Cost Savings Over Three YearsAKRON, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has helped FirstEnergy (NYSE
Accenture Helps FirstEnergy Identify More Than $450 Million in Cost Savings Over Three Years
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
AKRON, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has helped FirstEnergy (NYSE: FE), a leading U.S. diversified energy company, develop its Cash Flow Improvement Program (CFIP) that is expected to help deliver $453 million in cost savings over the... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Thousands without power in Lake CountyLAKE COUNTY, Ohio -- A major power outage in Lake County left thousands of resi
Thousands without power in Lake County
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 10 days ago
LAKE COUNTY, Ohio -- A major power outage in Lake County left thousands of residents in the dark Wednesday night. FirstEnergy reported more than 40,000 customers without power. The power was restored late Wednesday night. A FirstEnergy spokesperson... Read more
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89.7 WKSU
Hearings have wrapped up on proposed rates hikes to subsidize coal plantsFirstEnergy and AEP say adding a charge to customers’ monthly bills in order to
Hearings have wrapped up on proposed rates hikes to subsidize coal plants
89.7 WKSU / Posted 12 days ago
FirstEnergy and AEP say adding a charge to customers’ monthly bills in order to guarantee income for struggling coal plants will stabilize costs and ensure grid stability. Opponents say this is an unnecessary bailout that helps ineffective and dirty... Read more
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Zero Hedge
January 26Overnight Media Digest - The Supreme Court ruled Monday that convicts who rece
January 26
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
Overnight Media Digest - The Supreme Court ruled Monday that convicts who received life sentences as juveniles can seek parole, extending the possibility of freedom to as many as 2,500 inmates who otherwise would die in prison.... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
OSU Professor An ‘Optimist’ About Ethane CrackerDILLES BOTTOM - An Ohio State University professor believes the $5.7 billion Be
OSU Professor An ‘Optimist’ About Ethane Cracker
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 14 days ago
DILLES BOTTOM - An Ohio State University professor believes the $5.7 billion Belmont County ethane cracker construction project would help fill hotels as far away as East Liverpool, Marietta and Zanesville, while the facility could process material... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
OSU Professor An ‘Optimist’ About Ethane CrackerOfficials with Thailand-based PTT Global Chemical are spending $100 million for
OSU Professor An ‘Optimist’ About Ethane Cracker
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 14 days ago
Officials with Thailand-based PTT Global Chemical are spending $100 million for engineering and design plans for the complex that would fill about 500 acres worth of space along the Ohio River and Ohio 7 to the south of the Moundsville Bridge.... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Blizzard Lives Up to The HypeCHARLESTON (AP) - Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin declared a state of emergency in West V
Blizzard Lives Up to The Hype
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 15 days ago
CHARLESTON (AP) - Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin declared a state of emergency in West Virginia on Friday as a storm threatened to bury the state with up to 2 feet of snow and make traveling treacherous. By Friday evening, the National Weather Service was... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
West Virginia governor issues state of emergencyCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin declared a state of emergency in
West Virginia governor issues state of emergency
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 15 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin declared a state of emergency in West Virginia on Friday as a storm threatened to bury the state with up to 2 feet of snow and make traveling treacherous. By Friday evening, the National Weather Service... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Potomac Edison ready for big snowstorm"We're taking these last few hours to make final preparations, moving folks int
Potomac Edison ready for big snowstorm
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 15 days ago
"We're taking these last few hours to make final preparations, moving folks into position, preparing our equipment, stocking trucks and deploying crews," Jim Sears, president of FirstEnergy's Maryland operations and vice president of Potomac Edison.... Read more
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The Marietta Times
West Virginia governor issues state of emergencyCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin declared a state of emergency in
West Virginia governor issues state of emergency
The Marietta Times / Posted 15 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin declared a state of emergency in West Virginia on Friday as a storm threatened to bury the state with up to 2 feet of snow and make traveling treacherous. By Friday evening, the National Weather Service... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Some willing to wait out snow at West Virginia truck stopsCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The latest on the winter storm in West Virginia (all t
Some willing to wait out snow at West Virginia truck stops
The Marietta Times / Posted 15 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The latest on the winter storm in West Virginia (all times local): 3:34 p.m. With heavy snow expected all weekend, more truckers are telling workers at Little Sandy's Truck Stop they'll be sticking around... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
West Virginia governor issues state of emergencyCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin declared a state of emergency in
West Virginia governor issues state of emergency
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin declared a state of emergency in West Virginia on Friday as a storm threatened to bury the state with up to 2 feet of snow and make traveling treacherous. By Friday evening, the National Weather Service... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Some willing to wait out snow at West Virginia truck stopsCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The latest on the winter storm in West Virginia (all t
Some willing to wait out snow at West Virginia truck stops
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The latest on the winter storm in West Virginia (all times local): 3:34 p.m. With heavy snow expected all weekend, more truckers are telling workers at Little Sandy's Truck Stop they'll be sticking around... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
West Virginia governor issues state of emergency due to snowstormWinter storm warnings remained in effect across the state through early Sunday.
West Virginia governor issues state of emergency due to snowstorm
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 15 days ago
Winter storm warnings remained in effect across the state through early Sunday. No deaths were immediately reported. Major utilities Appalachian Power and FirstEnergy reported no outages. The declaration Friday activates state resources to address... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Blizzard Lives Up to The HypeBy Friday evening, the National Weather Service was reporting 9 inches of snow
Blizzard Lives Up to The Hype
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 15 days ago
By Friday evening, the National Weather Service was reporting 9 inches of snow in the state capital. Winter storm warnings remained in effect across the state through early Sunday. No deaths were immediately reported. Major utilities Appalachian... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Utility says significant outages possible in West VirginiaCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The latest on the winter storm in West Virginia (all t
Utility says significant outages possible in West Virginia
The Marietta Times / Posted 16 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The latest on the winter storm in West Virginia (all times local): Appalachian Power says gusty winds that are forecast for the winter storm could cause problems on power lines in its service area this weekend. The utility... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
West Virginia governor issues state of emergencyCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin declared a state of emergency in
West Virginia governor issues state of emergency
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 16 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin declared a state of emergency in West Virginia on Friday as a storm threatened to bury the state with up to 2 feet of snow and make traveling treacherous. Winter storm warnings remained in effect across... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Storm may cause power outagesThe National Weather Service has indicated snowfall caused by Winter Storm Jona
Storm may cause power outages
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 16 days ago
The National Weather Service has indicated snowfall caused by Winter Storm Jonas will be heavy, wet snow and may cause trees and power lines to fall. West Virginia utility companies are preparing for ?the storm? by placing line crews on standby.... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Schools, offices closed Friday ahead of storm's arrivalCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The latest on the recent storm and the heavy snowfall
Schools, offices closed Friday ahead of storm's arrival
The Marietta Times / Posted 16 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The latest on the recent storm and the heavy snowfall expected to hit West Virginia (all times local): The list of closings is piling up before a winter storm makes its way into West Virginia. Several counties have... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Schools, offices closed Friday ahead of storm's arrivalCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The latest on the recent storm and the heavy snowfall
Schools, offices closed Friday ahead of storm's arrival
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The latest on the recent storm and the heavy snowfall expected to hit West Virginia (all times local): The list of closings is piling up before a winter storm makes its way into West Virginia. Several counties have... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Schools, offices closed Friday ahead of storm's arrivalCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The latest on the recent storm and the heavy snowfall
Schools, offices closed Friday ahead of storm's arrival
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 16 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The latest on the recent storm and the heavy snowfall expected to hit West Virginia (all times local): The list of closings is piling up before a winter storm makes its way into West Virginia. Several counties have... Read more
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Denver Post
Sports Authority Field ranks poorly for mobile serviceThe Denver Broncos might be the AFC's No. 1 seed, but its stadium is pretty awf
Sports Authority Field ranks poorly for mobile service
Denver Post / Posted 17 days ago
The Denver Broncos might be the AFC's No. 1 seed, but its stadium is pretty awful for mobile reception. According to RootMetrics, Sports Authority Field at Mile High ranked in the bottom third of the NFL's 31 stadiums in wireless data performance —... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Verizon makes 50 Mbps its default FiOS speed, but overall growth dips to 99KVerizon (NYSE: VZ) is now offering 50 Mbps as its default speed tier at a time
Verizon makes 50 Mbps its default FiOS speed, but overall growth dips to 99K
FierceTelecom / Posted 17 days ago
Verizon (NYSE: VZ) is now offering 50 Mbps as its default speed tier at a time when overall new subscriber growth is leveling off as it penetrates its existing markets. Similar to earlier quarters, Verizon reported in the fourth quarter of 2014 of... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side Real Estate News & NotesBy Staff WriterReal estate taxes due in February DOWNTOWN AKRON — The Summit C
West Side Real Estate News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 17 days ago
By Staff WriterReal estate taxes due in February DOWNTOWN AKRON — The Summit County Fiscal Office has mailed first-half real estate tax bills to property owners. Fiscal Officer Kristen Scalise said Feb. 19 is the closing date for payment for all... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Consumer advocate calls for review of electricity system It is time for Ohio leaders to have a potentially difficult talk about what i
Consumer advocate calls for review of electricity system
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
It is time for Ohio leaders to have a potentially difficult talk about what is going wrong with the electricity system, according to a new report from the Office of the Ohio Consumers'... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Ousted by Reading mayor, city's managing director lands new jobA little more than two weeks after being told by Reading's new mayor that she's
Ousted by Reading mayor, city's managing director lands new job
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 days ago
A little more than two weeks after being told by Reading's new mayor that she's being replaced as the city's managing director, Carole Snyder has landed a new job. The Berks County Community Foundation announced Wednesday that it has hired Snyder as... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Snowstorms to wallop area this weekendThe Randolph County Office of Emergency Management and the National Weather Ser
Snowstorms to wallop area this weekend
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 18 days ago
The Randolph County Office of Emergency Management and the National Weather Service issued a storm weather notice for two winter storms in the forecast this weekend. Between Thursday evening and Saturday, some 12-18 inches of snow is expected to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Nexen shutdown of Long Lake project tests resolve in oil sandsChina’s CNOOC Ltd. has taken a step its competitors are loath to follow: shutti
Nexen shutdown of Long Lake project tests resolve in oil sands
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 days ago
China’s CNOOC Ltd. has taken a step its competitors are loath to follow: shutting down an oil sands operation. Nexen Energy ULC, CNOOC’s Canadian subsidiary, last week suspended operations at its steam-driven Long Lake project after a fatal... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Oil market will see little relief in 2016, FirstEnergy analyst saysAs crude oil continues its deep slide, it’s hard to distinguish whether market
Oil market will see little relief in 2016, FirstEnergy analyst says
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 days ago
As crude oil continues its deep slide, it’s hard to distinguish whether market fundamentals, or sentiment about market fundamentals, is driving the price drop, FirstEnergy Capital Corp. says. Analyst Martin King gave an energy market update to a... Read more
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89.7 WKSU
The debate over Ohio's proposed coal-power agreementsThe plans proposed by FirstEnergy and AEP would guarantee income for coal units
The debate over Ohio's proposed coal-power agreements
89.7 WKSU / Posted 20 days ago
The plans proposed by FirstEnergy and AEP would guarantee income for coal units that don’t fare well in the free market. Akron-based FirstEnergy projects that their plan could increase bills by about $3.25 a month and stay there. A group of smaller... Read more
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Denver Post
Juwan Thompson out vs. Steelers; Brock Osweiler active for BroncosA game-day primer as the No. 1 Broncos (12-4) prepare to host the No. 6 Steeler
Juwan Thompson out vs. Steelers; Brock Osweiler active for Broncos
Denver Post / Posted 21 days ago
A game-day primer as the No. 1 Broncos (12-4) prepare to host the No. 6 Steelers (10-6) in a divisional playoff game at Sports Authority Field on Sunday: INACTIVES Out for the Broncos: quarterback Trevor Siemian, running back Juwan Thompson, safety... Read more
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Denver Post
Peyton Manning, Broncos to bow outPITTSBURGH — I remember something Aaron Smith said when asked to compare Peyton
Peyton Manning, Broncos to bow out
Denver Post / Posted 21 days ago
PITTSBURGH — I remember something Aaron Smith said when asked to compare Peyton Manning and Tom Brady, two of the greatest quarterbacks of his or any generation. "We feel like we can rattle Peyton," Smith said. "Brady, not so much." That was a... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
In Peyton Manning's possible last stand with Broncos, only thing left to accomplish is winning Super BowlNothing prepared the Broncos for the way the season unfolded with Peyton Mannin
In Peyton Manning's possible last stand with Broncos, only thing left to accomplish is winning Super Bowl
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 22 days ago
Nothing prepared the Broncos for the way the season unfolded with Peyton Manning. He is football royalty, belonging in the conversation among the all-time greats. No quarterback owns more playoff appearances than the five-time MVP. And yet, when the... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
In Peyton Manning's possible last stand with Broncos, only thing left to accomplish is winning Super BowlNothing prepared the Broncos for the way the season unfolded with Peyton Mannin
In Peyton Manning's possible last stand with Broncos, only thing left to accomplish is winning Super Bowl
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 22 days ago
Nothing prepared the Broncos for the way the season unfolded with Peyton Manning. He is football royalty, belonging in the conversation among the all-time greats. No quarterback owns more playoff appearances than the five-time MVP. And yet, when the... Read more
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