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Icahn Wants More Cash from Transocean

Now that Carl Icahn has a toehold at Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) and fired off a letter to that company's board on how shareholders should be treated,...

BP Gulf Spill Trial Set to Begin

Nearly three years after the explosion and sinking of an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico that killed 11 workers and spilled 5 million barrels of oil, a...

Fear of Higher Taxes Sends More Americans Abroad

Three times as many Americans renounced their citizenship in 2009 as in 2008, and so many are eager to do so for tax reasons, that in some U.S. embassies there's a waiting list to escape from the clutches of Uncle Sam.