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Is It Still Safe to Buy BHP Billiton?

In this strong market, should you still buy BHP Billiton? Full story

BHP halts construction at some Eagle Ford sites due to fatality

SYDNEY (Reuters) - BHP Billiton has halted work at some construction sites at its operations in the Eagle Ford shale in the United States as it investigates the death of a contractor at the site, it said on Tuesday. Oil production and drilling were not affected. Full story

BHP Billiton sells Arizona copper mine for $650 million

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - BHP Billiton <BHP.AX> has agreed to sell its Pinto Valley copper mine and a railroad in Arizona to Capstone Mining Corp <CS.TO> for $650 million, the latest in a spate of asset sales by the top global miner as it tightens its belt in a weaker market. Full story

BHP's CEO-elect says M&A not excluded, but not core

LONDON (Reuters) - The incoming boss of BHP Billiton <BHP.AX>, Andrew Mackenzie, said on Wednesday the world's largest miner would not exclude deals under his stewardship, though its strategy would remain focused on current assets. Full story

Wednesday's Market Roadmap

   The "Squawk on the Street" team discusses market-moving headlines, including Toll Brothers, which is set to open at new 52-week highs; Dell trading lower despite its earnings beat; and BHP Billiton moving lower in pre-market trading.

Cramer's Six in 60: IBM, Waste Management & More

   Cramer shares six stocks to watch, and reveals them in under 60 seconds, including BHP Billiton, KLA-Tencor, Staples and Gilead Sciences.

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A man walks past the head office of BHP Billiton in central Melbourne
A man walks past the head office of BHP Billiton in central Melbourne

A man walks past the head office of BHP Billiton in central Melbourne October 18, 2010. REUTERS/Mick Tsikas

File photo of bucket wheel reclaimer collecting ore at BHP Billiton iron ore loading facility in Port Hedland
File photo of bucket wheel reclaimer collecting ore at BHP Billiton iron ore loading facility in Port Hedland

A bucket wheel reclaimer collects ore at the BHP Billiton iron ore loading facility in Port Hedland, about 1,600 km north of Perth, in this May 26, 2008 file photo. Australian coal miners are steeling themselves for years of production cuts, job reductions and asset sales as swelling shipments from

A man walks out of the head office of BHP Billiton in central Melbourne
A man walks out of the head office of BHP Billiton in central Melbourne

A man walks out of the head office of BHP Billiton in central Melbourne August 18, 2010. REUTERS/Mick Tsikas

Handout picture of newly appointed Rio Tinto CFO Lynch
Handout picture of newly appointed Rio Tinto CFO Lynch

Newly appointed Rio Tinto Chief Financial Officer, Chris Lynch, is seen in this handout photograph obtained by Reuters on February 28, 2013. Rio Tinto rounded out its management team under new chief executive Sam Walsh, naming former BHP Billiton finance head, Lynch, as its chief financial officer a