• WASHINGTON, July 1- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear KBR Inc's appeal of a whistleblower case filed by a former employee who accused the contractor of defrauding the U.S. government over work it carried out in Iraq.

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  • UPDATE 1-U.S. sues KBR for defrauding its army in Iraq Thursday, 23 Jan 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    Jan 23- The U.S. government on Thursday accused defense contractor KBR Inc of defrauding its military in Iraq by giving inflated deals to two Kuwait- based subcontractors who in turn paid kickbacks of as much as $1 million to KBR employees.

  • Jan 23- The U.S. Justice Department said on Thursday it had sued defense contractor KBR Inc and two Kuwait- based subcontractors for defrauding the U.S. Army while providing logistical support in Iraq.

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  • KBR posts 3Q loss as acquisition loses value Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 7:08 PM ET

    HOUSTON-- Engineering company and contractor KBR Inc. said Wednesday that it lost money in the third quarter as it wrote down the value of a 2010 acquisition. KBR bought Chicago- based Roberts& Schaefer in December 2010 for $280 million.

  • KBR gets Army logistics contract Thursday, 11 Oct 2012 | 6:14 PM ET

    HOUSTON-- Defense contractor KBR Inc. said Thursday that it has been picked as one of the main contractors on a project that gets Army equipment ready for deployment. KBR said that as the prime contractor, it will be able to bid on individual task orders from the Army.

  • PORTLAND, Ore., Oct 10- Lawyers for 12 Oregon National Guardsmen suing contractor KBR Inc for negligence and fraud told a jury in Portland, Oregon on Wednesday that the soldiers were knowingly exposed to toxic chemicals in Iraq that made them ill.

  • High court won't hear case against Halliburton Tuesday, 9 Oct 2012 | 9:45 AM ET

    WASHINGTON-- The Supreme Court has ruled out reviving lawsuits against Halliburton Corp. over insurgent ambushes that killed civilian truck drivers in Iraq.

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