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Royal Dutch Shell's $70 Billion Deal For BG Would Create Gas Giant

Wed, 04/08/2015 - 10:57am

The deal would put Shell on track to become put Shell on track to surpass ExxonMobil as the world's largest publicly traded oil and gas company. It comes as global oil prices have dropped sharply.

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Spam: In Korea, It's Not Junk Meat — It's A Treat

Wed, 04/08/2015 - 10:56am

It's a gelatinous slab of pork, salt and starch – and in fancy packaging, it's a popular holiday-time gift. So how did South Korea become the world's No. 2 Spam consumer? Blame it on the war.

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John Hancock Hopes You'll Trade Activity Data For Insurance Discounts

Wed, 04/08/2015 - 10:33am

Life insurance customers will receive discounts each year based on their activity levels. The practice is used in Australia, Europe, Singapore and South Africa. But privacy experts are concerned.

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