Total CEO de Margerie killed in Moscow as jet hits snow plow

MOSCOW/PARIS (Reuters) – Christophe de Margerie, the charismatic and outspoken chief executive of the French oil company Total , was killed when his private jet hit a snow plow as it was taking off from Moscow’s Vnukovo airport on Monday night. … read more – click title

Coca-Cola announces growth plan as profit falls 14 percent

(Reuters) – Coca-Cola Co on Tuesday announced new cost-cutting measures and a timeline for selling its bottling operations after its quarterly profit slumped 14 percent and the world’s largest beverage maker struggles to find growth amid a soft market for soda. … read more – click title

Canada car killer’s passport seized

Man who attacked two Canadian soldiers in deadly hit-and-run was radical who had had passport seized, police say. Link to article: … read more – click title

Oscar Pistorius begins jail sentence

South African athlete Oscar Pistorius begins serving time in jail, after being sentenced for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Link to article: … read more – click title