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Texaco, Chevron cancel merger talks

...between energy companies Chevron Corp. and Texaco Inc. were halted Wednesday amid disagreements...statement Wednesday after the markets had closed, Texaco said that Chevron's proposal to buy Texaco was "unacceptable for several reasons, including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/04/bus_262952.shtml
Business
Jackson urges boycott of Texaco

...immediate boycott of goods and services of the Texaco company, whose executives have been accused...said picketing would begin Saturday at Texaco sites unless the oil company settles a...Sharpton had lunch with Peter Bijur, Texaco's chairman. "We were served a good...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/11/13/bus_200524.shtml
Business
Texaco stations acquired

...stores in Augusta says it has purchased 12 Texaco convenience stores in the metro area...in Augusta as Smile Gas, bought the 12 Texaco stores from Boardman Oil, an official...employees said. At least one of the Texaco stores is very near an existing Smile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/08/22/met_199258.shtml
Metro
Texaco executive who revealed tapes indicted

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - The former Texaco executive who secretly taped himself and...secretly recorded tapes in which he and other Texaco executives belittled blacks and plotted...him to testify against higher-ranking Texaco executives who might be charged. Without...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/14/biz_205287.shtml
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Jury begins deliberating Texaco tapes case

...deliberating today on whether two former Texaco executives concealed and destroyed possible...Richard Lundwall, who secretly recorded Texaco meetings, went public with the tapes...to the black employees who were suing Texaco for race discrimination. The tapes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/08/bus_227650.shtml
Business
Texaco cutting 1,000 jobs, blaming lower oil prices

NEW YORK -- Texaco Inc. is cutting 1,000 jobs, or 5 percent...because of a worldwide slump in oil prices. Texaco said today the job cuts will come from...altered the competitive landscape and Texaco must respond in order to improve its position...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/13/bus_244538.shtml
Business
Rudd, Texaco partner with Texaco and N.C. A&T

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Texaco and the NASCAR driver it sponsors, Ricky Rudd, announced a partnership Wednesday with historically black North Carolina A&T...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/20/oth_288190.shtml
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Discrimination makes business headlines in 1996

A secret tape catches Texaco executives belittling blacks. A defense...tape recorder secretly slipped into a Texaco executive's pocket. The recording...the tape's release this past fall, Texaco agreed to a $176 million settlement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/12/29/bus_201852.shtml
Business
Coming soon: Indy-car racing in Houston

...on a downtown road course next year. Texaco Inc., founded in nearby Beaumont in 1902, will sponsor the Texaco Grand Prix of Houston, scheduled for...managed under a joint venture between Texaco and Carl Haas, a CART director, team...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/30/oth_212142.shtml
Other sports
Jackson opens Wall Street office to monitor racism in corporate America

...boycotts to help persuade Mitsubishi and Texaco to improve opportunities for minorities...including pay raises and new car dealerships. Texaco agreed to pay $175 million to plaintiffs...Aside from problems at Mitsubishi and Texaco, Jackson cited discrimination cases against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/12/biz_205198.shtml
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