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  • Feb 22- Anadarko Petroleum Corp said one worker was killed and several others injured in two related attacks on Thursday near the construction site for its massive liquefied natural gas project in northern Mozambique. Anadarko said in a statement on Friday it was actively monitoring the situation and in close contact with government authorities.

  • *U.S., China sketch outlines of deal to end trade war. Supply cuts led by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies, including Russia, and oil sanctions on Venezuela and Iran helped to limit losses. West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures fell 20 cents to settle at $56.96 a barrel after touching a 2019 high of $57.55 the previous day.

  • NEW YORK, Feb 13- U.S. crude oil inventories rose last week to the highest since November 2017 as refiners cut runs to the lowest since October 2017, the Energy Information Administration said on Wednesday. U.S. crude was up 97 cents a barrel at $54.07 by 11:18 a.m. EST and Brent crude was up $1.01 at $63.42 a barrel. "This was a unique report," said John Kilduff, a partner...

  • REFILE- DISNEY EXPECTS TO FORGO $150 MILLION IN LICENSING REVENUE IN FY 2019 FOR STREAMING BUSINESS.

  • DISNEY EXPECTS TO FORGOE $150 MILLION IN LICENSING REVENUE IN FY 2019 FOR STREAMING BUSINESS.

  • WALT DISNEY EXPECTS OPERATING INCOME FROM THEATRICAL AND HOME ENTERTAINMENT BUSINESSES TO BE $450 MILLION TO $500 MILLION, LOWER THAN IN Q2 LAST YEAR.

  • *OPEC output fell in January, sanctions to hit Venezuelan supply. NEW YORK, Feb 4- Oil prices fell on Monday after disappointing U.S. factory data sparked fresh concerns about a slowdown in the global economy, but losses were limited as OPEC- led supply cuts and U.S. sanctions against Venezuela pointed to tighter supply. Because the number was a little disappointing,...

  • Jan 31- Magellan Midstream Partners LP has canceled plans to develop a stand-alone crude pipeline West Texas, the area of the nation's top oil field as it considers a lower-cost project for the same region, an executive said on Thursday. The Tulsa, Oklahoma- based pipeline operator had said in 2017 it would build a 60- mile pipeline from Wink to Crane, Texas to supply...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 30- U.S. crude oil stockpiles rose less than expected last week due to a drop in imports, while gasoline and distillate inventories fell as refiners slowed down production, the Energy Information Administration said on Wednesday. "The report was supportive due to the much smaller-than-expected decline in crude oil inventories," said John Kilduff,...

  • LAS VEGAS, Jan 25- Entrepreneur and fashion designer Anna Taylor is trying to bring back the corset-- not to revive Victorian lingerie but to give women a place to carry their handguns. Gun sales have declined since peaking in 2016, with companies like Remington Outdoor Company Inc going through bankruptcy reorganization last year, but the women's share of the...

  • LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 22: American Federation of Teachers president Randi Weingarten greets a crowd of striking teachers in Grand Park on January 22, 2019 in downtown Los Angeles, California.

    Teachers overwhelmingly approved a new contract Tuesday and planned to return to the classroom after a six-day strike over funding and staffing in the nation's second-largest school district.

  • BOSTON, Jan 17- Natural gas and oil firm Gulfport Energy Corp said it would buy back $400 million of shares on Thursday, just hours after a public demand to that effect from hedge fund investor Firefly Value Partners. After the close of trading, Oklahoma City- based Gulfport announced plans to buy back $400 million worth of shares in the next two years and said it...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 16- Major world stock indexes rose on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 supported by sharply higher U.S. bank shares after strong earnings, while the pound was up after British Prime Minister Theresa May's government won a confidence vote in parliament. That should allow her to attempt to create a consensus among lawmakers on an agreement on Britain's...

  • *Investors see growing likelihood of delay in UK leaving EU. NEW YORK, Jan 16- Major world stock indexes rose on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 supported by gains in U.S. bank stocks after strong earnings, while the pound was steady ahead of a no-confidence vote in British Prime Minister Theresa May's government. Investors saw potential for legislative deadlock...

  • *British PM May's no confidence vote expected at 2 p.m. ET. Jan 16- Wall Street's main indexes hit a one-month high on Wednesday, boosted by upbeat earnings from Bank of America and Goldman Sachs, with a multi-billion dollar deal in the fintech sector also helping a risk-on trade. Adding to the positive mood was a $22 billion buyout offer by financial technology...

  • *British PM May's no confidence vote expected at 2 p.m. ET. Jan 16- Bank shares drove Wall Street's main indexes to a one-month high on Wednesday after strong earnings from Bank of America and Goldman Sachs, with a multi-billion dollar deal in the fintech sector also helping a risk-on sentiment. Adding to the positive mood was a $22 billion buyout offer by financial...

  • An FAA spokesman said on Tuesday it is "recalling inspectors and engineers to perform duties to ensure continuous operational safety of the entire national airspace. The FAA said it will have 2,200 aviation safety inspectors on the job by the end of this week, up from 500 last week. After the callbacks, 14,000 FAA of the 44,000 FAA employees will remain off the job.

  • On Monday, Southwest Airlines said its plans to launch service to Hawaii early this year are on hold because the FAA groups that oversee the route authorization process are on furlough. Savannah-based Gulfstream, a division of General Dynamics Corp. had previously expected to obtain FAA certification or approval for the G600 by late 2018.

  • "The loss of officers, while were already shorthanded, will create a massive security risk for American travelers since we dont have enough trainees in the pipeline or the ability to process new hires," American Federation of Government Employees TSA Council President Hydrick Thomas said. "There has been no degradation in security effectiveness and average...

  • *U.S.- China trade talks began on Monday in Beijing. NEW YORK, Jan 7- Oil prices edged higher on Monday, rebounding further from 1-1/ 2- year lows reached in December, on support from OPEC production cuts and steadying equities markets. OPEC and its allies are trying to rein in a surge in global supply, driven mostly by the United States, where production surpassed 11...