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2011-08-17 16:30:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BHP Billiton (ASX: BHP, LSE: BLT, NYSE: BHP, NYSE: BBL, JSE: BLT) and Petrohawk Energy Corporation ("Petrohawk") (NYSE: HK) announced today that on 17 August 2011, BHP Billiton and Petrohawk received notice from the Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S.

2011-08-12 15:04:00

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Peabody Energy announced today it has named Gerry Brophy Chief Project Officer - Australia and Keith Downham Vice President of Resource Development - Indonesia to advance the company's growth and business goals.

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]