Arts organizations meet to work toward global collaboration in the North

...exploring similar questions and goals, particularly around empowering the voices of Northerners," said Julie Decker, director and CEO of the Anchorage Museum, one of the group's co-founding organizations, in a release. "We share histories, cultures and...
Oil and gas turn their backs on coal as climate deal nears

...pollution.A coal-to-gas switch therefore "saves lives today and ensures a sustainable energy system tomorrow," Shell CEO Ben van Beurden told an energy conference in Paris on Tuesday.He called natural gas a "clean-burning ally to renewables...
Google tries to demystify privacy controls with new approach

...Google and Facebook to harsh criticism by privacy watchdogs and some competitors. Without identifying specific companies, Apple CEO Tim Cook last year posted an open letter warning that "when an online service is free, you're not the customer. You're...
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Pakistan agog as arrested top model leaves catwalk for court

...including ordering meals from special menus. Ali also has been seen without handcuffs while in custody, as opposed to the shackled CEO of software company Axact, who the New York Times and investigators have accused of making millions of dollars selling fraudulent...
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Today In Sports History for May 29

...enters the day with a 46-0 record in first-round matches at Grand Slam tournaments.2014 - Shelly Sterling signs a binding contract to sell the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for a record-breaking $2 billion.
Alaska is first phase of fiber optic project Quintillion Holdings is a partner in a project initiated by Canada-based Arctic Fibre. Quintillion CEO Elizabeth Pierce says her company has a larger role now than it had at the project's inception.Developers are now using a...
Gas prices still look low for summer even after spring surge

...than to rise over the remainder of the year."William Thomas, CEO of EOG Resources, one of the country's biggest shale drillers...stabilize near $65 a barrel or more. Continental Resources CEO Harold Hamm told investors last week that his company would start...
Video calls bike gang arrests into question

...crime when that person commits any number of offenses as a member of a "criminal street gang."David LaBahn, president and CEO of the Association of Prosecuting Attorneys in Washington, D.C., said Texas is one of a handful of states with this charge...
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Settlement of $211M reached in Gulf oil spill

...customer, that allows us to close another chapter in the Deepwater Horizon case for Halliburton," Dave Lesar, chairman and CEO of Halliburton, said in a news release.Transocean called its settlement a step toward renewing its partnership with BP...
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Board director resigns over appointment

...served as vice president and chief operating officer of Alaska Native regional corporation Doyon Ltd., and as president and CEO of Arctic Slope Regional Corp."She is very intelligent," said Gillis. "You can be a brilliant person and not know anything...
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