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The Dalles Chronicle
Looking Back on July 23, 2017Nearby is a Western Auto supply store, with the Eagle Lodge upstairs. On the no
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Nearby is a Western Auto supply store, with the Eagle Lodge upstairs. On the northwest corner of intersection was the Standard Oil service station, where the post office is located now and where Mike Kilkenney noted the photographer was... Read more
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FOX Business
10 Companies That Apple Doesn't Have Enough Cash to Buybillion ExxonMobil(NYSE: XOM) traces its roots all the way back to John D. Roc
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
billion ExxonMobil(NYSE: XOM) traces its roots all the way back to John D. Rockefeller. Both Exxon and Mobil were formerly Standard Oil companies following the breakup of the company in the early 1900s. Today, the combined company is the largest... Read more
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FOX Business
10 Companies That Apple Doesn't Have Enough Cash to Buybillion ExxonMobil(NYSE: XOM) traces its roots all the way back to John D. Roc
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
billion ExxonMobil(NYSE: XOM) traces its roots all the way back to John D. Rockefeller. Both Exxon and Mobil were formerly Standard Oil companies following the breakup of the company in the early 1900s. Today, the combined company is the largest... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Cleveland, once called the mistake on the lake, is on the cusp of coolcenter of the universe. But this old Midwest city — thrust into the Industrial
Los Angeles Times / Posted 9 days ago
center of the universe. But this old Midwest city — thrust into the Industrial Revolution when John D. Rockefeller founded Standard Oil here in 1870 — continues to reinvent itself. Cleveland on the rise But this city of nearly 400,000 residents... Read more
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Salon.com
Here are 10 of the world’s dirtiest oil and coal pollutersExxonMobil Corp: 2.0 percent ExxonMobil is the world’s seventh largest corpora
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
ExxonMobil Corp: 2.0 percent ExxonMobil is the world’s seventh largest corporation, an offspring of John D. Rockerfeller’s Standard Oil Company. ExxonMobil has lobbied against climate change action in the U.S. Congress. 6. Coal India: 1.9... Read more
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Miami New Times
Of Course Marco Rubio Is Going to Vote for the Obamacare Repeallike this apparently please Rubio, who does not seem to have ever spoken with a
Miami New Times / Posted 11 days ago
like this apparently please Rubio, who does not seem to have ever spoken with a Millennial who isn't the descendant of a Standard Oil baron. During Facebook Live-streams this week, Rubio repeated the canard that Millennials somehow "want" cheap... Read more
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Miami New Times
Of Course Marco Rubio Is Going to Vote for the Obamacare Repeallike this apparently please Rubio, who does not seem to have ever spoken with a
Miami New Times / Posted 11 days ago
like this apparently please Rubio, who does not seem to have ever spoken with a Millennial who isn't the descendant of a Standard Oil baron. During Facebook Live-streams this week, Rubio repeated the canard that Millennials somehow "want" cheap... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Dr. Clifford D. ShieldsClifford "Cliff" Shields was a financial executive with the Standard Oil Compan
The Alliance Review / Posted 12 days ago
Clifford "Cliff" Shields was a financial executive with the Standard Oil Company of Ohio (Sohio). Following retirement in 1982, Cliff served as interim president of University of Mount Union and as interim dean of Kent State University's College of... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Let's Reminisce Published: July 12, 2017 11:00 AM JULY 12, 1967 Standard Oil Co. of Ohio ann
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 13 days ago
Published: July 12, 2017 11:00 AM JULY 12, 1967 Standard Oil Co. of Ohio announced a price increase today of one-cent per gallon at company operated stations. The increases brought the price of regular gasoline to 33.9 cents a... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Proposed California climate deal takes aim at toxic airFILE - In this May 25, 2017 aerial photo, storage tanks from the Standard Oil R
Dayton Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
FILE - In this May 25, 2017 aerial photo, storage tanks from the Standard Oil Refinery in El Segundo, Calif., are seen behind the El Porto neighborhood in Manhattan Beach, Calif. A plan to extend California's signature climate initiative for another... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Proposed California climate deal takes aim at toxic airFILE - In this May 25, 2017 aerial photo, storage tanks from the Standard Oil R
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 13 days ago
FILE - In this May 25, 2017 aerial photo, storage tanks from the Standard Oil Refinery in El Segundo, Calif., are seen behind the El Porto neighborhood in Manhattan Beach, Calif. A plan to extend California's signature climate initiative for another... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
San Rafael faces cost of building SMART bike linktheir own interests. Well aware of the reality of climate change and the assoc
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 14 days ago
their own interests. Well aware of the reality of climate change and the associated risk to their properties, ExxonMobil, Standard Oil and Texaco aren’t going to lose their assets to rising seas. How to discuss the topic and make necessary... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Estate tied to Standard Oil fortune sells for $10.6 millionaccording to the deed recorded Wednesday. The home once belonged to the late An
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
according to the deed recorded Wednesday. The home once belonged to the late Anne Terry McBride, who inherited her mother’s Standard Oil fortune, and McBride left the home to Von Falkenburg, her husband. “It sold for full asking price,” said... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
July 8man and the first American worth more than $1 billion, is born in Richford, New
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 17 days ago
man and the first American worth more than $1 billion, is born in Richford, New York. In 1870, Rockefeller founded the Standard Oil Company, which dominated the oil industry and was the first great U.S. business trust. [ + - ] 1838:... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
July 8man and the first American worth more than $1 billion, is born in Richford, New
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 17 days ago
man and the first American worth more than $1 billion, is born in Richford, New York. In 1870, Rockefeller founded the Standard Oil Company, which dominated the oil industry and was the first great U.S. business trust. [ + - ] 1838:... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
July 8man and the first American worth more than $1 billion, is born in Richford, New
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 17 days ago
man and the first American worth more than $1 billion, is born in Richford, New York. In 1870, Rockefeller founded the Standard Oil Company, which dominated the oil industry and was the first great U.S. business trust. [ + - ] 1838:... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
July 8man and the first American worth more than $1 billion, is born in Richford, New
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 17 days ago
man and the first American worth more than $1 billion, is born in Richford, New York. In 1870, Rockefeller founded the Standard Oil Company, which dominated the oil industry and was the first great U.S. business trust. [ + - ] 1838:... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
July 8man and the first American worth more than $1 billion, is born in Richford, New
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 17 days ago
man and the first American worth more than $1 billion, is born in Richford, New York. In 1870, Rockefeller founded the Standard Oil Company, which dominated the oil industry and was the first great U.S. business trust. [ + - ] 1838:... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
July 8man and the first American worth more than $1 billion, is born in Richford, New
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 17 days ago
man and the first American worth more than $1 billion, is born in Richford, New York. In 1870, Rockefeller founded the Standard Oil Company, which dominated the oil industry and was the first great U.S. business trust. [ + - ] 1838:... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach estate tied to Standard Oil fortune sells for $10.6 millionaccording to the deed recorded Wednesday. The home once belonged to the late An
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
according to the deed recorded Wednesday. The home once belonged to the late Anne Terry McBride, who inherited her mother’s Standard Oil fortune, and McBride left the home to Von Falkenburg, her husband. “It sold for full asking price,” said... Read more
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The MidWeek
Looking Back for July 5, 2017alight for repairs and the replenishing of gas is an announcement of considerab
The MidWeek / Posted 20 days ago
alight for repairs and the replenishing of gas is an announcement of considerable interest to the citizens of DeKalb. The Standard Oil Company's fueling station at the corner of First and Lincoln Highway is in the hands of the finishers at this... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Digital monopolies: Why Google's battle with Brussels may be the first of manyIn the early 20th century, one company controlled more than nine-tenths of Amer
Daily Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
In the early 20th century, one company controlled more than nine-tenths of America’s booming oil industry. Standard Oil not only had a near-monopoly on sales of the fuel, but also on the refining process, pipelines and deals with railroad companies... Read more
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Business Standard India
A way to own your social-media datathe long run, the remedy turned out to be worse than the disease, but that’s an
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
the long run, the remedy turned out to be worse than the disease, but that’s another story.) The second is antitrust. When Standard Oil, in the early 1900s, controlled 90 percent of oil refinery capacity in the United States, the federal government... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Cartoon: The Amazon economymega-corporation previously only seen in the Robocop franchise. The days of ant
Op-Ed News / Posted 25 days ago
mega-corporation previously only seen in the Robocop franchise. The days of antitrust laws are long gone, but maybe one day there will be the political will to break up Bezos' empire like Ma Bell and Standard Oil. Go To Top 5... Read more
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Philly.com
Europeans detail how consumers pay for Google: With personal informationexpense. The idea is to prevent big businesses from choking competition and sq
Philly.com / Posted 26 days ago
expense. The idea is to prevent big businesses from choking competition and squeezing consumers, the way the powerful old Standard Oil Co. ganged up with the Pennsylvania Railroad to overcharge rival oil shippers, crush rivals, and eventually... Read more
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Lake Placid News
ADK releases updated NPT guide booktrail was originally built in 1922, financed by a wealthy patron named George D
Lake Placid News / Posted 26 days ago
trail was originally built in 1922, financed by a wealthy patron named George DuPont Pratt. Pratt's father was a partner in Standard Oil, and Pratt was of the generation of gentlemen conservationists that included Teddy Roosevelt. Pratt was also one... Read more
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CNBC
Google, Facebook are super monopolies on the scale of Standard Oil, says VC Roger McNameeespecially Google and Facebook. The share of the markets they operate in is lit
CNBC / Posted 28 days ago
especially Google and Facebook. The share of the markets they operate in is literally on the same scale that Standard Oil had 100 years or more than 100 years ago — with the big differences that their reach is now global, not just... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Imperial Oil: Petrolia rootsin Petrolia in 1883, and as Imperial prospered so did Petrolia. A controlling i
Sarnia Observer / Posted 30 days ago
in Petrolia in 1883, and as Imperial prospered so did Petrolia. A controlling interest in Imperial Oil was purchased by Standard Oil in 1898 and operations were moved to Sarnia. That refinery continues to operate, with a refining capacity of... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Imperial Oil: Petrolia rootsin Petrolia in 1883, and as Imperial prospered so did Petrolia. A controlling i
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 30 days ago
in Petrolia in 1883, and as Imperial prospered so did Petrolia. A controlling interest in Imperial Oil was purchased by Standard Oil in 1898 and operations were moved to Sarnia. That refinery continues to operate, with a refining capacity of... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Imperial Oil: Petrolia rootsin Petrolia in 1883, and as Imperial prospered so did Petrolia. A controlling i
Chatham Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
in Petrolia in 1883, and as Imperial prospered so did Petrolia. A controlling interest in Imperial Oil was purchased by Standard Oil in 1898 and operations were moved to Sarnia. That refinery continues to operate, with a refining capacity of... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Imperial Oil: Petrolia rootsin Petrolia in 1883, and as Imperial prospered so did Petrolia. A controlling i
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 30 days ago
in Petrolia in 1883, and as Imperial prospered so did Petrolia. A controlling interest in Imperial Oil was purchased by Standard Oil in 1898 and operations were moved to Sarnia. That refinery continues to operate, with a refining capacity of... Read more
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Salon.com
Meet the horsemen of our environmental apocalypsea first-term congressman from Montana who also describes himself as “a Teddy Ro
Salon.com / Posted 30 days ago
a first-term congressman from Montana who also describes himself as “a Teddy Roosevelt guy.” But while Roosevelt dismantled Standard Oil, Zinke has spent his career suckling at the industry teat, gagging down $345,136 of oily money from petro... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Parents say the darndest thingscomes to mind is one of dad’s go-to lines, “I don’t care if you’re John D. Rock
Wise County Messenger / Posted a month ago
comes to mind is one of dad’s go-to lines, “I don’t care if you’re John D. Rockefeller…” He of course was referencing the Standard Oil magnate considered the richest person in modern history. I believe what dad meant was it doesn’t matter who you... Read more
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Reuters
Big Oil turns to big data to save big money on drillingwhether injecting steam or water would produce more oil. Abhishek Gaurav, a pe
Reuters / Posted a month ago
whether injecting steam or water would produce more oil. Abhishek Gaurav, a petroleum engineer for closely-held Texas Standard Oil, said he uses big-data analytics to help his company choose which properties to explore. Using Spotfire, the... Read more
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FOX Business
Big Oil turns to big data to save big money on drillingwhether injecting steam or water would produce more oil. Abhishek Gaurav, a pe
FOX Business / Posted 1 months ago
whether injecting steam or water would produce more oil. Abhishek Gaurav, a petroleum engineer for closely-held Texas Standard Oil, said he uses big-data analytics to help his company choose which properties to explore. Using Spotfire, the... Read more
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FOX Business
Big Oil turns to big data to save big money on drillingwhether injecting steam or water would produce more oil. Abhishek Gaurav, a pe
FOX Business / Posted 1 months ago
whether injecting steam or water would produce more oil. Abhishek Gaurav, a petroleum engineer for closely-held Texas Standard Oil, said he uses big-data analytics to help his company choose which properties to explore. Using Spotfire, the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Big Oil turns to big data to save big money on drillingwhether injecting steam or water would produce more oil. Abhishek Gaurav, a pe
Business Standard India / Posted 1 months ago
whether injecting steam or water would produce more oil. Abhishek Gaurav, a petroleum engineer for closely-held Texas Standard Oil, said he uses big-data analytics to help his company choose which properties to explore. Using Spotfire, the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Big Oil turns to big data to save big money on drillingwhether injecting steam or water would produce more oil. Abhishek Gaurav, a pe
Business Standard India / Posted 1 months ago
whether injecting steam or water would produce more oil. Abhishek Gaurav, a petroleum engineer for closely-held Texas Standard Oil, said he uses big-data analytics to help his company choose which properties to explore. Using Spotfire, the... Read more
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EuroNews
Big Oil turns to big data to save big money on drillingwhether injecting steam or water would produce more oil. Abhishek Gaurav, a pet
EuroNews / Posted 1 months ago
whether injecting steam or water would produce more oil. Abhishek Gaurav, a petroleum engineer for closely-held Texas Standard Oil, said he uses big-data analytics to help his company choose which properties to explore. Using Spotfire, the... Read more
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Reuters
Big Oil turns to big data to save big money on drillingwhether injecting steam or water would produce more oil. Abhishek Gaurav, a pe
Reuters / Posted 1 months ago
whether injecting steam or water would produce more oil. Abhishek Gaurav, a petroleum engineer for closely-held Texas Standard Oil, said he uses big-data analytics to help his company choose which properties to explore. Using Spotfire, the... Read more
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