Worn-out hardwood floor? Give it a fresh coat of paint

...Paint can be perfect for entryways. Thick stripes, diamond or chevron patterns can make a small foyer seem bigger, drawing attention...to measure the width of stripes or the angles of diamonds or chevrons to make sure you've laid the tape in the proper places...

Enlisted men respect, fear top soldier

...his uniform is crisper than theirs. His shoes glisten just a little brighter. On his sleeves, he wears more stripes and chevrons than they ever will. His manner is congenial and his face is always crinkled in a smile, but frankly they are a little bit...

Ga. motorcyclist catches fire pumping gas

...Ga. - Authorities say a motorcyclist was being treated for severe burns after fire engulfed his bike as he pumped gas at a Chevron station near Atlanta.Cobb County fire Lt. Dan Dupree said the man left the Harley-Davidson's engine running Thursday...

Exxon, Chevron post higher earnings despite low oil prices

...but things could get tougher.Exxon and Chevron leaned on strong performances from their...analyst at Edward Jones, about Exxon and Chevron. "Refining and chemicals can benefit...Exxon's revenue slipped by 4 percent and Chevron's by 8 percent.But low oil and natural...

Texaco, Chevron cancel merger talks

...Merger talks between energy companies Chevron Corp. and Texaco Inc. were halted Wednesday...markets had closed, Texaco said that Chevron's proposal to buy Texaco was "unacceptable...complexity, feasibility, risk and price." Chevron confirmed separately in a short statement...

Chevron's net income falls in third quarter

Chevron, the nation's second-biggest oil company...income fell 6 percent in the third quarter.Chevron posted net income of $4.95 billion for...69 per share, according to FactSet. Chevron earned $2.57 per share.Chevron's...

Chevron event hurt by change

...nothing more than to defend his title in the Chevron World Challenge, especially because of...the World Cup in China.That means the Chevron World Challenge will be the same week...European Tour -- is the week after the Chevron World Challenge. Anyone playing in California...

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Woods among 18 players in Chevron World Challenge

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - Tiger Woods barely qualified for his own tournament at the Chevron World Challenge, an indication that the past two years have been the worst stretch of his career.His past two weeks of competition...

Woman gunned down at Ga. gas station

...has been shot to death at a gas station in DeKalb County, just outside Atlanta.Police tell WSB-TV the woman drove to a Chevron station on Redan Road around 1 a.m. Friday and went inside to buy some items. Police say that as she returned to her car...

Teens charged with murder of woman at Atlanta-area gas station

...charged for fatally shooting 25-year-old Shaneku McCurty, who tried to fight them back. Police say McCurty drove to a Chevron station on Redan Road around 1 a.m. Friday and went inside to buy some items.Police say that as she returned to her car...