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Dec 15, 2014, 17:00 ET

Baker Hughes Announces Fourth Quarter 2014 Conference Call

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today that it has scheduled a conference call on Tuesday, January 20, 2015, to discuss results...

Dec 05, 2014, 06:00 ET

Baker Hughes Announces November 2014 Rig Counts

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) announced today that the international rig count for November 2014 was 1,324, up 16 from the 1,308...

Nov 21, 2014, 17:00 ET

Baker Hughes to Present at Wells Fargo's 2014 Energy Symposium

Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today that the Company's Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, Derek Mathieson, will present...

Nov 14, 2014, 20:09 ET

Baker Hughes Announces Receipt of Director Nominations from Halliburton

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) today announced receipt of notice from Halliburton Company that it intends to nominate candidates to...

Nov 13, 2014, 18:32 ET

Baker Hughes Confirms Preliminary Discussions with Halliburton

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) today confirmed that it has engaged in preliminary discussions with Halliburton Company regarding a...

Nov 11, 2014, 07:50 ET

41-43=45: Bush expert says George W.'s new biography of father aims to pave way for brother, Jeb

 Today is not just Veterans Day. It is the day a most peculiar event unfolds: One former president named George Bush releases his "personal...

Nov 07, 2014, 06:00 ET

Baker Hughes Announces October 2014 Rig Counts

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) announced today that the international rig count for October 2014 was 1,308, down 15 from the 1,323...

Oct 28, 2014, 09:00 ET

Former U.S. Senator Tom Daschle Joins With Baker Donelson to Form The Daschle Group, A Public Policy Advisory of Baker Donelson

 Former U.S. Senator and Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle (D-SD) and leading law and government affairs firm Baker Donelson announced today...

Oct 28, 2014, 08:45 ET

Lexington, Kentucky REALTOR® Karolina Baker Earns Her Military Relocation Professional (MRP) Certification

 Karolina Baker is a Real Estate Agent with RE/Max Elite Realty, covering the Central Kentucky area. She recently earned her Military...

Oct 22, 2014, 15:38 ET

Baker Hughes Declares Quarterly Dividend

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Martin S. Craighead, announced today that the Baker Hughes Board...

Oct 16, 2014, 17:35 ET

Baker Street Delivers Letter To The Board Of Directors Of Swift Energy

 Baker Street Capital Management, LLC (together with its affiliates, "Baker Street"), one of the largest shareholders Swift Energy Company...

Oct 16, 2014, 06:30 ET

Baker Hughes Announces Third Quarter Results

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today results for the third quarter of 2014 are as follows: Q3 2014 Q3...

Oct 13, 2014, 10:05 ET
Sarah Cavanagh (James Bennett), John Stears (Wellington City Council), Greg Orchard (Wellington City Council), Jeff McDaniel (Baker & Taylor), Elizabeth Russell (Wellington City Council), Leeann Morgan (Kapiti Coast District Council) and Sandy Green (Masterton District Library and Wairarapa Archive). (PRNewsFoto/Baker & Taylor, Inc.)

Baker & Taylor and James Bennett Poised to Expand in New Zealand

 Baker & Taylor, the premier worldwide distributor of digital and print books and entertainment products, along with its Australian...

Oct 10, 2014, 06:00 ET

Baker Hughes Announces Third Quarter 2014 Well Count

Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today that the U.S. onshore well count for the third quarter 2014 was 9,566 wells, up 110 wells or...

Oct 07, 2014, 06:00 ET

Baker Hughes Announces September 2014 Rig Counts

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) announced today that the international rig count for September 2014 was 1,323, down 16 from the 1,339...

Oct 02, 2014, 08:00 ET

Baker Hughes Expands Commitment to Susan G. Komen

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today that for the second consecutive year, it will contribute USD 100,000 to support Susan G....

Oct 01, 2014, 09:00 ET

Baker Hughes Implements New Policy of Full Chemical Disclosure for Fracturing Operations

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today that it has implemented a new policy of disclosing 100% of the chemistry contained...

Sep 25, 2014, 12:00 ET

Former Agency Music Executives Launch Music Content Company, Able Baker

Industry-renowned Executive Producers of Music, Peter Gannon and Jessica Dierauer have joined forces to launch Able Baker (ablebaker-nyc.com), a...

Sep 16, 2014, 10:00 ET
Nashville guitarist Dave Baker (right) onstage with country music recording artist, former American Idol contestant, and Dancing with the Stars champion Kellie Pickler. Baker has just released his debut album "71 South" which is available at http://www.davebakerguitar.com/  (Photo: Wallace Chrouch) (PRNewsFoto/Dave Baker)

Nashville guitarist and Kellie Pickler's sideman Dave Baker Releases Debut Album "71 South"

 Nashville guitarist Dave Baker steps to the forefront from his sideman/session role with his debut album 71 South. This eclectic album brings...

Sep 08, 2014, 17:24 ET

Baker Hughes Names Kimberly A. Ross Chief Financial Officer

Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today that Kimberly A. Ross,  has been appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Financial...