Shell to cut jobs to cope with long period of cheap oil

...prudent approach through the downturn, making sure it can pay dividends to shareholders. The company will pay a dividend of 47 cents a share on second quarter earnings."These are challenging times for the industry, and we are responding with urgency and...
ADF&G figures show commercial pinks slow to arrive in Southeast

...salmon in 2014.This year, Bristol Bay fishermen are receiving 50 cents per pound (with a bonus of 15 cents/pound for chilled fish), Kodiak's base sockeye price is 80-90 cents per pound, and ADF&G fish tickets show a base price of about...
From bust to boom: Bristol Bay late red surge continues

...when farmed salmon began flooding markets, between 40 cents and 60 cents per pound depending on the processing facility. Trident has officially posted a price of 50 cents per pound, nearly half the projected price needed to...
Today In Sports History for July 20

1858 - Fans are charged for the first time to see a baseball game. Approximately 1,500 fans pay 50 cents to see the New York All-Stars beat Brooklyn 22-18 at Fashion Race Course on Long Island.1958 - The PGA championship calls...
Gov. signs first tax increase in 10 years

...gathering Saturday morning, Gov. Bill Walker signed the state's first tax increase in a decade into law.The new law places a cent-per-gallon tax on refined fuel at the wholesale level. The tax includes gasoline and heating oil but not aviation fuel or...
California gas prices spike amid downward trend

...Los Angeles as of Friday - a jump of 9 cents, according to Lundberg's bi-weekly survey. But prices rose another 13 cents in a special survey conducted Saturday...charge about the same price, were 58 cents apart on Saturday afternoon, according...
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Medicaid figures up, stir worry about budgets

...Medicaid."For patients who have only recently gained access to health care, the program is about far more than dollars and cents. And supporters downplay the budget concerns, pointing to studies that indicate the economic benefits of expanding health...
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Empire Editorial: Walker's tax credit cut a fair move

...fair compromise considering the Minority wanted to do away with the credits entirely and the Majority wasn't willing to cut a cent. Smaller companies will still have tax credit payouts available this year, and likely next as well. If the oil is there...
City granted $1.2M in Aparc lawsuit

...litigation.Unfortunately, the city will most likely never see a cent, city attorney Amy Mead said. The company has filed for bankruptcy...low-tech metal payment kiosk. Spots in these lots cost 75 cents per hour. Parking tickets cost $25.Deputy City Manager Rob...
Bristol Bay sockeye harvest not meeting projections

...It's unclear how this will impact prices.If 37.6 million sockeye could be caught, fisherman would have needed to be paid 93 cents per pound to make as much as last year.Early reports say they're being paid about 65 cents per pound.


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