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Yorkshire evening post
Mark Thomas: Standing up and being countedComedian Mark Thomas tells Julie Marshall why a little red shed in Wakefield wi
Mark Thomas: Standing up and being counted
Yorkshire evening post / Posted yesterday
Comedian Mark Thomas tells Julie Marshall why a little red shed in Wakefield will always have a place in his heart. But this year he is concentrating on a far less controversial subject, albeit one that is particularly close to his heart – the 50th... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Comedian Mark Thomas hopes to get the party started for the Red Shed’s 50th birthdayMark Thomas likes to make waves. Throughout his career, the London-born comedia
Comedian Mark Thomas hopes to get the party started for the Red Shed’s 50th birthday
Wakefield Today / Posted 3 days ago
Mark Thomas likes to make waves. Throughout his career, the London-born comedian, satirist and author has badgered heads of multinational corporations, staged protests inside cinemas and even impersonated a weapons inspector to try to uncover British... Read more
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The Times Leader
Sewer rate hikes comingCommissioners heard a report from Kelly Porter, director of the county sanitary
Sewer rate hikes coming
The Times Leader / Posted 5 days ago
Commissioners heard a report from Kelly Porter, director of the county sanitary sewer system, who outlined the need for the rate hike. He said the increase will affect in Sanitary Sewer Districts 1 and 2. Commissioners approved a $1.50 rate increase... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Interview: Never EVER tell comedian Mark Thomas he is like Stewart LeeSouth Londoner Mark Thomas’ career defies definition – he’s carved out a niche
Interview: Never EVER tell comedian Mark Thomas he is like Stewart Lee
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
South Londoner Mark Thomas’ career defies definition – he’s carved out a niche over 30 years as a part comedian, part actor and part left-wing activist. Just don’t compare him to Stewart Lee. “I’m nothing like Stewart Lee. “I like Stewart, but if... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Interview: Never EVER tell comedian Mark Thomas he is like Stewart LeeSouth Londoner Mark Thomas’ career defies definition – he’s carved out a niche
Interview: Never EVER tell comedian Mark Thomas he is like Stewart Lee
Kingston Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
South Londoner Mark Thomas’ career defies definition – he’s carved out a niche over 30 years as a part comedian, part actor and part left-wing activist. Just don’t compare him to Stewart Lee. “I’m nothing like Stewart Lee. “I like Stewart, but if... Read more
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heraldscotland
BP ups valuation of North Sea assets after cutting jobs and posting bumper lossThe downstream refining and marketing operation fared much better but BP said i
BP ups valuation of North Sea assets after cutting jobs and posting bumper loss
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
The downstream refining and marketing operation fared much better but BP said it expects to cut 3,000 jobs from the division as bosses get the company in shape for a long downturn. With the downstream business concentrated overseas, the latest cuts... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Premier League squad lists: Find out who made YOUR team's 25-man quotaNo, it is not Jim White performing an over-exaggerated countdown and no, it is
Premier League squad lists: Find out who made YOUR team's 25-man quota
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
No, it is not Jim White performing an over-exaggerated countdown and no, it is not the bi-annual wait for paperwork. Teams are allowed to declare 25 names, while players under the age of 21 do not have to be included. But who did your team submit?... Read more
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The Buffalo News
High school standings, polls & leaders (Feb. 2)Boys basketball Msgr. Martin A League All Canisius 6-0 14-2 Park 4-1 12-1 T
High school standings, polls & leaders (Feb. 2)
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
Boys basketball Msgr. Martin A League All Canisius 6-0 14-2 Park 4-1 12-1 Timon-St. Jude 5-2 10-7 St. Joe’s 2-4 7-9 St. Francis 2-4 8-9 Msgr. Martin B Walsh 4-2 13-3 St. Mary’s/Lanc. 6-3 14-4 Niagara Catholic 2-6 9-9 Cardinal O’Hara 1-6... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Ron SteenJulius Ronald Steen, Minot, passed away at his home of natural causes under
Ron Steen
Minot Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Julius Ronald Steen, Minot, passed away at his home of natural causes under the care of his wife, who was holding his hand, and hospice on his 75th birthday, Jan. 17, Ron was born Jan. 17, 1941, the only child of Ju- lius "Butch" and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland Not Part Of State Of NationMonday, 1 February 2016, 9:42 amPress Release: Mark ThomasThe Opposition Leader
Auckland Not Part Of State Of Nation
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
Monday, 1 February 2016, 9:42 amPress Release: Mark ThomasThe Opposition Leader’s lack of focus on Auckland issues in his state of the nation speech today was puzzling says... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Police pledge to crackdown on crime around Jubilee Park in Ipswich during action day Residents Sue and Sarah Vanriel talk with Acting Inspector Mark Thomas about
Police pledge to crackdown on crime around Jubilee Park in Ipswich during action day
Ipswich Star / Posted 12 days ago
Residents Sue and Sarah Vanriel talk with Acting Inspector Mark Thomas about crime and other issues on Surrey Road. Frustrated residents who say they don’t feel... Read more
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The Times Leader
Auditor gives tax advice, fiscal updateThat was one of the chief points during the regular meeting of the Belmont Coun
Auditor gives tax advice, fiscal update
The Times Leader / Posted 12 days ago
That was one of the chief points during the regular meeting of the Belmont County Board of Commissioners. Wednesday's session featured a report from Belmont County Auditor Andrew Sutak as part of a series of regular presentations from county elected... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Earliest date for Niagara Falls shutoff would be 2019NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — Tourists hoping for a glimpse of a dry Niagara Falls
Earliest date for Niagara Falls shutoff would be 2019
Lake Placid News / Posted 12 days ago
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — Tourists hoping for a glimpse of a dry Niagara Falls will have to wait until at least 2019. Regional New York parks chief Mark Thomas says Wednesday that there's no funding yet for a bridge replacement project that could... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mayoral candidate Mark Thomas: Tolls not the answer to fund city rail linkTolls are not the answer to fund big transport projects in Auckland like the $2
Mayoral candidate Mark Thomas: Tolls not the answer to fund city rail link
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Tolls are not the answer to fund big transport projects in Auckland like the $2.5 billion city rail link, says mayoral candidate Mark Thomas and the Taxpayers' Union. Mr Thomas has taken issue with Mayor Len Brown's claim that motorway tolls in... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Earliest date for Niagara Falls shutoff would be 2019NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) - Tourists hoping for a glimpse of a dry Niagara Falls
Earliest date for Niagara Falls shutoff would be 2019
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 12 days ago
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) - Tourists hoping for a glimpse of a dry Niagara Falls will have to wait until at least 2019. Regional New York parks chief Mark Thomas says Wednesday that there's no funding yet for a bridge replacement project that could... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Road Tolls Jump The GunThursday, 28 January 2016, 12:27 pmPress Release: Mark Thomas Auckland Mayor Ca
Road Tolls Jump The Gun
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
Thursday, 28 January 2016, 12:27 pmPress Release: Mark Thomas Auckland Mayor Candidate Mark Thomas is taking issue with Len Brown’s claim that road tolling in Auckland is ‘absolutely justified’.“We know... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Earliest date for Niagara Falls shutoff would be 2019NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - Tourists hoping for a glimpse of a dry Niagara Falls will
Earliest date for Niagara Falls shutoff would be 2019
Brandon Sun / Posted 12 days ago
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - Tourists hoping for a glimpse of a dry Niagara Falls will have to wait until at least 2019. Regional New York parks chief Mark Thomas says Wednesday that there's no funding yet for a bridge replacement project that could... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Mackay's gig guide, see what's on this weekLangfords Hotel | Open mic and originals from 7pm. AM Bar | Mick Douglas from
Mackay's gig guide, see what's on this week
The Daily Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
Langfords Hotel | Open mic and originals from 7pm. AM Bar | Mick Douglas from 9.30pm. Palace Hotel | Karaoke with Tash from 9pm. McGuires CBD Hotel | Spicks & Specks Karaoke from 9pm. Rabbit Hole | Hospitality night from 6.30pm. Mackay Devils |... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Earliest date for Niagara Falls shutoff would be 2019NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) - Tourists hoping for a glimpse of a dry Niagara Falls
Earliest date for Niagara Falls shutoff would be 2019
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 12 days ago
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) - Tourists hoping for a glimpse of a dry Niagara Falls will have to wait until at least 2019. Regional New York parks chief Mark Thomas says Wednesday that there's no funding yet for a bridge replacement project that could... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Let's All Go to the Legislature!Forty-five days of politics, government, lawmaking and legislating kicked off i
Let's All Go to the Legislature!
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
Forty-five days of politics, government, lawmaking and legislating kicked off in Salt Lake City on Jan. 25, when 104 elected members of the Utah Legislature convened on Capitol Hill. For most people, this announcement—and the Legislature itself—are... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Heartbroken father spared court after horror crash killed daughterThe Vauxhall Astra, driven by her father, Ahmed Hussain, slid on a bend, hit a
Heartbroken father spared court after horror crash killed daughter
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
The Vauxhall Astra, driven by her father, Ahmed Hussain, slid on a bend, hit a steep kerb and flipped over as it crossed the central reservation, landing upside down on a car coming the other way. He has no recollection of the incident but said he... Read more
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Boston Herald
Celtics have snow problem beating WizWASHINGTON — If there was any question that Bostonians do better in the snow th
Celtics have snow problem beating Wiz
Boston Herald / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON — If there was any question that Bostonians do better in the snow that D.C. folk, well, that issue was certainly put to rest here Monday night. The Celtics skated on by the Wizards, who are still trying to dig out from a sub-.500 start as... Read more
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The Times Leader
Animal shelter building new housing for dogsAngela Hatfield, director of the shelter, noted the exterior cages for the dogs
Animal shelter building new housing for dogs
The Times Leader / Posted 15 days ago
Angela Hatfield, director of the shelter, noted the exterior cages for the dogs. She said that corrugated fiberglass roofing was being installed. "Everything is done except the roofs," she said, adding that the roofing maybe completed in... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Woman, 57, dies after being struck by van in Princess Parkway hit-and-runOne of two women who were struck by a van on a pedestrian crossing which then d
Woman, 57, dies after being struck by van in Princess Parkway hit-and-run
Manchester Evening News / Posted 17 days ago
One of two women who were struck by a van on a pedestrian crossing which then drove away has died. Mrs de Botte, who had to have her spleen and kidney removed due to her injuries, has died. Princess Parkway at the junction with Mersey Bank... Read more
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The North West Star
Essendon captain Brendon Goddard's 'confrontational' style what the Bombers need, says Grant ThomasThat Jake Carlisle and Brendon Goddard did not get along suggests the latter is
Essendon captain Brendon Goddard's 'confrontational' style what the Bombers need, says Grant Thomas
The North West Star / Posted 17 days ago
That Jake Carlisle and Brendon Goddard did not get along suggests the latter is a sound choice as the Bombers' interim captain, according to the man who first coached him at AFL level. That Jake Carlisle and Brendon Goddard did not get along... Read more
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soccernews
Hamburg 1-2 Bayern Munich: Red-hot Lewandowski sees off Red ShortsRobert Lewandowski – 17 goals and counting / Image via nytimes.com Bayern Muni
Hamburg 1-2 Bayern Munich: Red-hot Lewandowski sees off Red Shorts
soccernews / Posted 17 days ago
Robert Lewandowski – 17 goals and counting / Image via nytimes.com Bayern Munich woke up from their winter sleep with a 2-1 win at Volksparkstadion thus extending their lead at the top of the Bundesliga standings to 11 points in front of the... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Schoolboys slaughteredSlaughter of the innocents. That was how Laventille residents yesterday describ
Schoolboys slaughtered
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
Slaughter of the innocents. That was how Laventille residents yesterday described the double murder of two schoolboys, who were dragged from a taxi and shot dead while on their way home at Upper Picton Road. The victims have been identified as... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Commissioners OK final link of bikeway pathThe board approved preliminary legislation for the fourth and final phase of th
Commissioners OK final link of bikeway path
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
The board approved preliminary legislation for the fourth and final phase of the trail. This part of the project would entail construction of a 4-mile-long trail linking the Warren Bikeway with the city of Niles Greenway. The link would use an... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Daniel Bye: One-man outbreakLeeds-based theatre maker Daniel Bye’s latest one-man show, Going Viral, explor
Daniel Bye: One-man outbreak
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 20 days ago
Leeds-based theatre maker Daniel Bye’s latest one-man show, Going Viral, explores the idea of contagion. He spoke to Nick Ahad about it. When we speak about his new show, Going Viral, Daniel Bye is coincidentally on a bus and suffering from a cold.... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
State Men's Basketball Defeats Little Rock, Moves Into Tie Atop SBC StandingsJONESBORO, AR (astateredwolves.com) – The Arkansas State men’s basketball team
State Men's Basketball Defeats Little Rock, Moves Into Tie Atop SBC Standings
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 21 days ago
JONESBORO, AR (astateredwolves.com) – The Arkansas State men’s basketball team picked up a thrilling 76-73 victory over Little Rock Monday night at the Convocation Center, moving it into a tie for first place in the Sun Belt Conference standings and... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
All-First Coast FCS 2015 team: Plenty of talent among area starsA total of 134 players from the Times-Union’s coverage area of North Florida an
All-First Coast FCS 2015 team: Plenty of talent among area stars
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 21 days ago
A total of 134 players from the Times-Union’s coverage area of North Florida and South Georgia appeared on the rosters of FCS programs during the 2015-16 season. The Times-Union’s third annual All-First Coast FCS team honors the best local players... Read more
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The Times Leader
County employee arrested on sex crimesJay Greenwood, 61, of Lafferty was taken into custody by detectives with the Be
County employee arrested on sex crimes
The Times Leader / Posted 24 days ago
Jay Greenwood, 61, of Lafferty was taken into custody by detectives with the Belmont County Sheriff's Department and charged with two counts of first-degree felony rape and one count of gross sexual imposition, a third-degree felony. Greenwood... Read more
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NBC Chicago
The Alley Holds Chicago Funeral Ahead of ClosingThe Alley Chicago, a historic rock and roll clothing store that has been in Chi
The Alley Holds Chicago Funeral Ahead of Closing
NBC Chicago / Posted 24 days ago
The Alley Chicago, a historic rock and roll clothing store that has been in Chicago for more than 40 years, is closing, but not without a party. The staple at Belmont and Clark in the city’s Lakeview neighborhood has announced its final day of... Read more
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The Times Leader
Lorentz campaigning for Ohio’s sixth DistrictBelmont County was the second stop for Lorentz on a tour of the district. He sp
Lorentz campaigning for Ohio’s sixth District
The Times Leader / Posted 26 days ago
Belmont County was the second stop for Lorentz on a tour of the district. He spoke to fellow Democrat supporters at Undo's West in St. Clairsville, emphasizing his roots in the Ohio Valley and his commitment to public service. He served 14 years on... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Belpre mayor runs for HouseHe made the public announcement at the Belpre Senior Citizens Center surrounded
Belpre mayor runs for House
The Marietta Times / Posted 26 days ago
He made the public announcement at the Belpre Senior Citizens Center surrounded by friends, former and current business associates, fellow officials and family. Earlier in the day he made stops in Mahoning and Belmont counties to announce his... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Lorentz making run for CongressHe made the public announcement Wednesday afternoon at the Belpre Senior Citize
Lorentz making run for Congress
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
He made the public announcement Wednesday afternoon at the Belpre Senior Citizens Center surrounded by friends, former and current business associates, fellow officials and family. Earlier in the day he made stops in Mahoning and Belmont counties to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Weekend funeral for The Alley, closing a sign of the timesThe Alley, the Lakeview department store catering to bikers, punks, Goths and r
Weekend funeral for The Alley, closing a sign of the times
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
The Alley, the Lakeview department store catering to bikers, punks, Goths and rockers, will hold a funeral Saturday as it prepares to close its doors for good, but in some ways it feels like another nail in the coffin for brick-and-mortar retail... Read more
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iol.co.za
Job cuts: BP wields the axe againLondon - BP yesterday said it is cutting 4 000 jobs - including 600 in its Nort
Job cuts: BP wields the axe again
iol.co.za / Posted 27 days ago
London - BP yesterday said it is cutting 4 000 jobs - including 600 in its North Sea operations - in response to the latest dramatic slump in oil prices. The oil major insists it is still committed to the North Sea, but told staff around the world... Read more
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Hunts Post
Top comedians will bring laughter, mayhem and even some rabble rousing Some top comedians will bring laughter, mayhem and even some rabble rousing t
Top comedians will bring laughter, mayhem and even some rabble rousing
Hunts Post / Posted 27 days ago
Some top comedians will bring laughter, mayhem and even some rabble rousing to the area in the next few months. To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Kicking off... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Oil prices fall below $30 a barrelNEW YORK, United States—US crude prices fell below $30 a barrel for the first t
Oil prices fall below $30 a barrel
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
NEW YORK, United States—US crude prices fell below $30 a barrel for the first time in 12 years on Tuesday as OPEC member Nigeria called for an emergency meeting to address collapsing prices. New York’s benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for... Read more
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Calcutta News
BP to cut 4,000 more jobs as oil prices fall to 12 year low LONDON - Hit by the slump in oil prices, British energy giant BP is planning
BP to cut 4,000 more jobs as oil prices fall to 12 year low
Calcutta News / Posted 27 days ago
LONDON - Hit by the slump in oil prices, British energy giant BP is planning to eliminate 4,000 jobs in its exploration and production units over two years, with the majority of job cuts... Read more
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TheBull
BP says to axe 4,000 jobs globally on oil price slideBritish energy major BP said Tuesday that it will axe more than 4,000 jobs worl
BP says to axe 4,000 jobs globally on oil price slide
TheBull / Posted 27 days ago
British energy major BP said Tuesday that it will axe more than 4,000 jobs worldwide over the next two years in response to collapsing oil prices. The company said in a statement that it would "reduce BP upstream staff globally from 24,000 to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Oil prices fall below US$30 a barrelNEW YORK: US crude prices fell below US$30 a barrel for the first time in 12 ye
Oil prices fall below US$30 a barrel
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
NEW YORK: US crude prices fell below US$30 a barrel for the first time in 12 years on Tuesday (Jan 12) as OPEC member Nigeria called for an emergency meeting to address collapsing prices. New York's benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for... Read more
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TheBull
Oil prices fall below $30 a barrelNew York's benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for February delivery fell t
Oil prices fall below $30 a barrel
TheBull / Posted 27 days ago
New York's benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for February delivery fell to $29.93 a barrel, a level last seen in December 2003. Prices pulled back slightly at the end of trade to end 97 cents lower at $30.44 a barrel. In London prices plunged... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
BP to cut 4,000 jobs amid oil price plungeLONDON (AP) - Oil company BP is cutting some 4,000 jobs in exploration and prod
BP to cut 4,000 jobs amid oil price plunge
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 27 days ago
LONDON (AP) - Oil company BP is cutting some 4,000 jobs in exploration and production over the next two years amid sharp drops in the price of crude. The cuts in BP's upstream business globally will include the loss of some 600 jobs in the North... Read more
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express
Greggs, Pound sinks to six-year low, BP axe jobs and Debenham's festive seasonCity news: GREGGS is adding a “flat white” and improved mocha to its coffee r
Greggs, Pound sinks to six-year low, BP axe jobs and Debenham's festive season
express / Posted 27 days ago
City news: GREGGS is adding a “flat white” and improved mocha to its coffee range as soaring demand for takeout breakfasts helped it serve up 5.2 per cent higher annual... Read more
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SKY News Business RSS
BP to cut 4000 jobs amid oil price plungeOil company BP is cutting some 4000 jobs in exploration and production over the
BP to cut 4000 jobs amid oil price plunge
SKY News Business RSS / Posted 28 days ago
Oil company BP is cutting some 4000 jobs in exploration and production over the next two years amid sharp drops in the price of crude. The cuts in BP's upstream business globally will include the loss of some 600 jobs in the North Sea. The... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Maria massacre: murder, missing gold and a lost shipwreckMurder, missing gold and lost shipwreck: Dark tale of the Maria massacre Photo
Maria massacre: murder, missing gold and a lost shipwreck
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 28 days ago
Murder, missing gold and lost shipwreck: Dark tale of the Maria massacre Photo:In the years after the Maria disappeared en route to Hobart in 1840, large and small pieces of wreckage washed up along the beach of Lacepede Bay, near Kingston.(ABC... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
BP says to axe 4,000 jobs globally on oil price slideLONDON - British energy major BP said Tuesday that it will axe more than 4,000
BP says to axe 4,000 jobs globally on oil price slide
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 28 days ago
LONDON - British energy major BP said Tuesday that it will axe more than 4,000 jobs worldwide over the next two years in response to collapsing oil prices. BP said it will axe more than 4,000 jobs worldwide over the next two years, and the cutbacks... Read more
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Sky News Australia
BP to cut 4000 jobs amid oil price plungeOil company BP is cutting some 4000 jobs in exploration and production over the
BP to cut 4000 jobs amid oil price plunge
Sky News Australia / Posted 28 days ago
Oil company BP is cutting some 4000 jobs in exploration and production over the next two years amid sharp drops in the price of crude. The cuts in BP's upstream business globally will include the loss of some 600 jobs in the North Sea. The... Read more
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