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Mine workers from Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio and West Virginia protested in downtown St. Louis Tuesday, urging a bankruptcy court to defend their retiree benefits. Police arrested 10 of them, for blocking traffic. Their union alleges that Peabody Energy dumped those benefits into a spin-off company, Patriot Coal, which is now bankrupt.

Patriot Bankruptcy Case To Begin Amid Mine Worker Allegations

Peabody Energy has denied it created Patriot Coal to fail, claiming the company had a “dream team” of management.

03/19/2013

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Patriot Coal Seeks To Cut Retirees’ Benefits

St. Louis-based Patriot said in the filing on Thursday that the action is necessary to save more than 4,000 jobs.

03/15/2013

American Airlines To Lay Off 1400 Workers At Miami Int'l Airport

American to Keep All 4 Gates at Lambert

Lambert officials said Wednesday that an agreement expected to be filed next month with a U.S. Bankruptcy Court allows American to shed $2.3 million a year.

12/06/2012

Warren Sapp Files for Bankruptcy in Florida

04/07/2012

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