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2014-06-19 08:24:03

Slams Cliffs' Board for Track Record of Value Destruction NEW YORK, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Casablanca Capital LP, ("Casablanca") the beneficial owner of approximately 5.2% of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF), today issued a letter to stockholders in connection with Casablanca's nomination of six director candidates for election to the Board of Directors at the Company's upcoming 2014 Annual Meeting of Shareholders on July 29, 2014. In the letter, Casablanca says...

2009-07-22 11:16:00

MONTREAL, July 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - KWG Resources Inc (TSX: KWG) has completed the purchase of a 1% net smelter royalty in the Black Thor, Black Label and Big Daddy chrome discoveries in the James Bay Lowlands for $635,000 and a further $1 million payable within one year plus 15 million common shares and 15 million common share purchase warrants, each warrant entitling the holder to purchase a common share at a price of $0.10 for a period of 5 years. KWG's principal shareholder Cliffs...

2008-06-16 12:00:48

Cleveland-Cliffs Inc (NYSE: CLF) today announced that William Brake, Cliffs' executive vice president--Cliffs Metallics and chief technical officer, has been named chairman of Renewafuel, LLC, effective immediately. Cliffs acquired controlling interest in Renewafuel in late 2007 and, earlier this month, announced the planned construction of a 150,000 ton per annum facility in Marquette, Mich. The facility will produce high-energy, low-emission biofuel cubes made from renewable and...

2007-11-26 06:00:00

By REGAN E. DOHERTY MASADA, Israel - The record for the world's largest flag now belongs to an Israeli banner produced by a Filipino evangelical Christian. The huge blue and white flag, measuring 2,165 feet long and 330 feet wide and weighing 5.7 tons, breaks the record for the world's largest, according to the Israeli Ministry of Tourism. The flag was unfurled Sunday beneath the ancient Jewish desert fortress of Masada. Representatives of the Guinness Book of Records measured the flag and...

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