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Tanker being used in Greece oil spill cleanup to be replaced

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities say a tanker being used to pump oil from a sunken ship that is polluting the coastline is to be replaced because its certificate of seaworthiness is expiring. Merchant Marine Deputy Minister Nektarios Santorinios said Tuesday the swap would not delay the pumping operation for more than a few hours. The Agia Zoni II tanker sank near Greece's main port of Piraeus Sept. 10...

September 19, 2017

Toys R Us files for Chapter 11 reorganization

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Toys R Us, the big box toy retailer struggling with $5 billion in long-term debt, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection ahead of the key holiday shopping season, saying it will continue its normal business operations. The Wayne, New Jersey-based company announced late Monday that it was voluntarily seeking relief through the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of...

September 19, 2017

Charges: Postal worker went zip-lining while on disability

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A former postal worker who had claimed a wrist injury prevented him from working posted photos of himself zip-lining and rappelling, state authorities said Monday as they announced insurance fraud and theft charges. Robert McGeehan, of Lower Township, is accused of stealing more than $75,000 in federal workers' compensation benefits by falsely claiming an on-the-job fall rendered him...

September 18, 2017

AP Exclusive: Evidence of spills at toxic site during floods

PASADENA, Texas (AP) — The U.S. government received reports of three spills at one of Houston's dirtiest Superfund toxic waste sites in the days after the drenching rains from Hurricane Harvey finally stopped. Aerial photos reviewed by The Associated Press show dark-colored water surrounding the site as the floods receded, flowing through Vince Bayou and into the city's ship channel. The reported spills, which have been not publicly detailed, occurred at U.S. Oil Recovery, a former petroleum industry waste processing plant contaminated with a dangerous brew of cancer-causing chemicals. On Aug. 29, the day Harvey's remnants cleared out, a county pollution control team sent photos to the Environmental...

September 19, 2017

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Great Lakes states renew push for new lock at critical point

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Officials from Great Lakes states are making a renewed push to win approval of a long stalled proposal for adding a new lock to the Soo Locks complex, a critical chokepoint that connects Lake Superior to the lower Great Lakes. Only one of the two working locks there handles large iron ore boats. A Homeland Security study says an unplanned six-month closure of the Poe Lock due to an accident or terrorist attack would shut down much of the U.S. steel industry and that the economic shockwaves could cost 11 million jobs. That's more than the Great Recession. A Treasury Department report projects a net economic benefit of up to $1.7 billion from a new Soo Lock. A look at some of the...

September 18, 2017
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Trades for September 6, 2017.

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September 05, 2017
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Judge: Government doesn't have to pay tug owner for cleanup

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A federal judge has denied an attempt to make the federal government pay for more of the cleanup of an oil spill on the Mississippi River where a tugboat pushed a barge into a railroad bridge. That January 2013 spill dumped 7,100 gallons (27,000 liters) into the river at Vicksburg, Mississippi, and spawned a welter of litigation over who should pay for the cleanup. The government sued...

September 18, 2017
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Trades for August 30, 2017.

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August 29, 2017
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Trades for August 29, 2017.

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August 28, 2017
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How major US stock market indexes fared Monday

U.S. stocks closed modestly higher Monday, led by banks and other...

September 18, 2017
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Utility CEO: Don't sell off failed nuclear project for parts

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — An abandoned multi-billion dollar nuclear power...

September 18, 2017
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Orbital ATK and CF Industries jump while Hasbro skids

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on...

September 18, 2017