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DENTON, Texas - Natural gas money has been good to this Texas city: It has new parks, a new golf course and miles of grassy soccer fields. The business district is getting a makeover, and the...
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...graduating with a degree in Education in 1949.During the 1950s and 1960s, Phillips coached high school football in various Texas cities, including Jacksonville, Amarillo High School, Port Neches?Groves, and in his hometown of Nederland.His college...
Ruling on hot sauce factory raises job worries for the Sriracha maker.Last month, Denton Councilman Kevin Roden said in an open letter to Huy Fong that the Texas city has cheap land and an emerging urban farm district that would benefit the company.
Closure threatens BP's image

...including a 2005 explosion at its Texas City, Texas refinery that killed 15 workers...of a contractor last month at the texas city refinery where 15 workers were killed...regulators' attention after the Texas City blast. Citigroup called the pipeline...
Ex-BP manager invokes Fifth in hearing on spill

...isn't BP's only problem. The London-based company faces victims' lawsuits from a deadly explosion last year at its Texas City, Texas-based refinery. And in June federal investigators said BP energy traders cornered the U.S. propane market...
BP whistleblower program may move in-house

...providing information to the ombudsman's office. The ombudsman office's second-biggest caseload after Alaska is in Texas City, Texas, where 15 workers were killed in a BP refinery explosion in 2006. According to Sporkin's letter, the office...
Recent troubles expected to curb BP earnings

...gallons of oil at Prudhoe Bay, investigations into the Texas City refinery explosion, delays to the opening of the key...already settled several lawsuits relating to the March 2005 Texas City blast that killed 15 workers and has put aside $1...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Policy said. Even though Houston does have a solid stadium proposal and league owners like Bob McNair, who heads the Texas city's bid, the lure of 5.5 million TV homes was too enticing. ``Los Angeles is assuring us it can get the deal done...
Alaska Digest

...testimony related to a March 2005 explosion at its plant in Texas City, Texas, that killed 15 people. The justice department is investigating whether the Texas City incident involved any criminal conduct. It is the second...
Alaska Digest

...refinery blast that injured 170 HOUSTON - BP is settling a pair of court cases stemming from a deadly explosion at its Texas City oil refinery two years ago, a lawyer for the two workers said Friday. The settlement was announced by Brent Coon...


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