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Shell Oil pays in cancer lawsuit

...EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) - A jury awarded $34.1 million to a man who claimed he got cancer after working with asbestos at a Shell Oil refinery. James "Butch" Hutcheson, 64, worked at a company that did roofing work at the Wood River refinery in Illinois...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/21/tec_289675.shtml
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...you can from the mistakes of others. You won't have time to make them all yourself. - Alfred Sheinwold In my youth, Shell Oil aired TV commercials with a character called the Shell Answer Man. He was one impressive know-it-all. People were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/08/05/kir_316953.shtml
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Union asks refinery workers to strike as talks hit impasse

...called for its refinery workers to stage their largest walkout in more than 30 years Sunday, saying its negotiations with Shell Oil Co. had broken down less than two weeks after they began.The union asked about 3,800 workers at nine refineries...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-01/union-asks-refinery-worker
Kurt Busch signs five-year extension with Penske

...option on 2011 that already had been picked up. But when Shell Oil Co. this week moved its sponsorship to Penske, the driver...Richard Childress Racing appeared to take a huge a hit after Shell Oil Co.'s decision to transfer its sponsorship from Harvick...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2010-04-23/kurt-busch-signs-five-year
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Ford quits lobbying group that attacks global warming

...warming must be dealt with. Other companies that have left the group in the past two years include British Petroleum, Shell Oil and Dow Chemical. The Global Climate Coalition is a Washington-based group that argues there is insufficient scientific...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/07/tec_276867.shtml
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SC business man illegally exported to Iran, feds say

...oils that solidified its U.S. presence in the North Charleston area in 2008 with a $55 million renovation to an old Shell Oil plant it had bought for $20 million. Company officials said he was placed on leave May 14 and referred comment on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-05-22/sc-business-man-illegally-ex
Public relations expert stresses importance of teamwork during Women in Business luncheon

...nation's top public relations professionals.Now with more than 30 years of experience representing clients such as Shell Oil and Kraft Foods, she addressed a crowded ballroom about the importance of teamwork and respect for others in the tough...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2011-11-08/public-rela
Fuel costs rise as travelers hit road

...World in Orlando. Anticipating even higher increases, she filled up her Lexus on Friday. "My baby brother works for Shell Oil, and I complain all the time and tell him to do something, but he says he can't," Ms. Greene said. It isn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/01/met_75253.shtml
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Business briefs: Trade deficit grows to $24.4 billion

...of Peachtree Natural Gas, the gas marketer that filed for bankruptcy protection last month. Shell, a subsidiary of Shell Oil Co., offered Wednesday to pay $19.3 million for the assets, outbidding Georgia Natural Gas Services, the marketing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/19/bus_274889.shtml
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GM, other companies agree to work to reduce carbon dioxide emissions

...called for actions -- though usually voluntary -- to reduce carbon dioxide emissions in the coming decade: -- Last week Shell Oil, following British Petroleum's lead, announced plans to cut carbon emissions by 10 percent. -- United Technologies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/28/tec_243137.shtml
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