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2014-09-12 08:21:52

LONDON, September 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With R&D spend in the oil and gas sector set to increase by 10% in 2015, the role of intellectual property management has become a significant source of risk and potential reward. Nowhere is this more apparent than in Alberta, where Canadian energy companies are filing four times more oil and gas technology patents than they did a decade ago, and the story is much the same across the entire North American region....

2014-09-11 16:23:05

OKLAHOMA CITY, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continental Resources, Inc. ("Continental" or the "Company") (NYSE: CLR) announced today that W.F. "Rick" Bott, President and Chief Operating Officer, resigned to pursue other opportunities. His duties will be absorbed by senior management. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120327/DA76602LOGO Continental Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Harold G. Hamm said, "We are grateful for his professional contributions and wish Rick...

2014-09-11 16:22:50

MINNETONKA, Minn., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Ridge Oil & Gas, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCQB: ANFC) announced an increase to the Cadence Bank, N.A. ("Cadence") senior secured credit facility borrowing base to $35 million, a 75% increase from the previous borrowing base of $20 million. The increase is largely based on the Company's production and growth as of the June 30, 2014 quarterly filing and concurrent lender reserve analysis. The Cadence credit facility is the...

2014-09-11 16:22:42

VANCOUVER, Sept. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - In a speech to the Vancouver Board of Trade today, Pierre Gratton, President and CEO of the Mining Association of Canada, provided an overview of the past decade of mining development in Canada and the keys to maintaining Canada's position as a global mining leader. "Canada benefited tremendously from the past decade of rising commodity prices, seeing a 25 percent increase in the number of new mines, increased employment and rising government...

2014-09-11 12:30:32

OML-TSX VENTURE CERRITOS, CA, Sept. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Omni-Lite Industries Canada Inc. is pleased to announce approximately $461,790 US ($507,563 CAD) in new orders. Of these orders, approximately 44% are in the Sports and Recreation division, 30% are in the Aerospace and Military divisions, and 26% are in the Specialty Automotive division. The Company is also pleased to note that these contract awards include a follow-on order from a major U.S. military customer. The contract...

2014-09-11 12:27:32

SCHAUMBURG, IL, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Catamaran Corp. (NASDAQ: CTRX) (TSX: CCT), a leading provider of technology and pharmacy benefit management (PBM) services, announces that Tony Perkins, Investor Relations, will present at the CIBC 13(th) Annual Eastern Institutional Investor Conference in Montréal, Québec. Catamaran's presentation will take place on Thursday, September 18, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. ET. About Catamaran Catamaran, the industry's fastest-growing pharmacy...

2014-09-11 08:23:30

VANCOUVER, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Sarama Resources Ltd. ("Sarama" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it is has completed joint venture negotiations and executed a binding agreement with Savary Gold Corp. ("Savary"). This follows a Heads of Agreement signed between the parties on March 10, 2014 (see Sarama news release dated March 11, 2014). The joint venture will unify the operatorship of Sarama's 250 square kilometre Sérakoro 1 property (held under option) and Savary's...

2014-09-11 08:23:11

TSX, NYSE MKT: BXE CALGARY, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. ("Bellatrix" or the "Company") (TSX, NYSE MKT: BXE) has been put on notice that two third party operated gas plants in the Ferrier / Willesden Green area are going offline during the third week of September 2014. Assuming the plants are offline for the expected timeframe, these temporary plant outages are expected to result in an aggregate net production restriction of 30,000 boe which is...

2014-09-11 08:23:06

All financial figures are in Canadian dollars, unless otherwise noted. CALGARY, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Pembina Pipeline Corporation ("Pembina" or the "Company") (TSX: PPL; NYSE: PBA) is pleased to announce that it has closed its previously announced public offering of 10,000,000 cumulative redeemable rate reset class A preferred shares, series 7 (the "Series 7 Preferred Shares") for aggregate gross proceeds of $250 million (the "Offering"). The Offering was announced on...

2014-09-11 08:20:46

CALGARY, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - WestJet's Executive Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer Vito Culmone will be presenting at the CIBC 13(th) Annual Eastern Institutional Investor Conference on Thursday, September 18, 2014. Date: Thursday, September 18, 2014 Time: 6:10 a.m. PDT / 7:10 a.m. MDT / 9:10 a.m. EDT Location: Montréal, QC The CIBC 13th Annual Eastern...


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out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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