(Reuters) – BP Plc (BP.L) is in the lead to acquire the U.S. onshore shale oil and gas assets of BHP Billiton Ltd (BHP.AX) (BLT.L) after submitting an offer worth well in excess of $ 10 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. FILE PHOTO: Logos of BP are on display at a […]
By Chris Rossini Propaganda being what it is, it’s the biggest warmongers who litter the pages of the history books. They get the statues, the busts, and the hosannahs. There are so many examples, but let’s start with the beginning of America’s foray into empire building abroad. For sure, you’ve heard of the ultra-warmonger Theodore […]
Pleased Valentine’s Week! And here’s why You can not Get wed to In case you Acquire About as Much as The someone you really love!
In honor of the one day every year when even the most wonkish tax policy nerds can set aside the calculators and spreadsheets for a bottle of wine and some red roses, here’s some cold, hard, unemotional data about the financial consequences of government-recognized matrimony. The upshot: If you earn about the same income as […]