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Pacificorp To Close Glenrock Coal Mine

PacifiCorp announced Monday that it will cut 600 jobs and close its Glenrock coal mine in Wyoming as it takes $214 million in pretax charges for the fourth quarter.

The closure and job reductions are due to efforts to remain competitive as deregulation sweeps through the utility industry, said Fred Buckman, president and chief executive.

The Portland-based utility plans to complete the job cuts by midyear.

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Officials: Weinstein to surrender in sexual misconduct probe

UPDATED: 5:25 p.m.

Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein is expected to surrender to authorities Friday to face charges involving at least one of the women who have accused him of sexual assault, two law enforcement officials told the Associated Press.