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March 4, 2014
U.S. court rejects BP appeal over Gulf spill losses
March 4, 2014 - 6:58am
February 12, 2014
Philip Qualy of the United Transportation Union tells reporters Wednesday near a St. Paul rail yard that trains can transport crude oil safely, but more rail car inspections are needed. He added that conductors in his union support higher standards for oil-carrying cars, a discussion already underway at the federal level. Forum News Service photo by Don Davis
Oil transportation fee sought for safety programs
February 12, 2014 - 11:48pm
February 11, 2014
Midwest Opinion: On oil on rails being an ongoing saga
February 11, 2014 - 5:00am
February 10, 2014
Oil slips toward $109 after touching five-week high
February 10, 2014 - 7:37am
February 4, 2014
U.S. opens taps, a bit, on oil exports to Europe
February 4, 2014 - 7:29am
January 31, 2014
With soaring production, more oil is moving by rail
January 31, 2014 - 11:24pm
January 21, 2014
Halliburton profit surges 31 percent as drilling booms outside North America
January 21, 2014 - 7:14am
January 13, 2014
Report puts N.D. train crash damage estimate at $6.1 million
January 13, 2014 - 12:53pm
January 8, 2014
Flames and smoke are seen today at the site of a train derailment in Wapske, New Brunswick. A Canadian National Railway train carrying propane and crude oil derailed and caught fire on Tuesday in northwest New Brunswick, Canada, the latest in a string of train accidents that have put the surging crude-by-rail business under heavy scrutiny. Reuters/Mathieu Belanger
Fire at Canada train derailment burns through the night
January 8, 2014 - 10:06am
January 3, 2014
National Transportation Safety Board board member Robert Sumwalt views damaged rail cars on scene of BNSF train accident in Casselton, N.D. Photo: National Transportation Safety Board play button
Alert issued on Bakken crude, local emergency responders train to be prepared (with video)
January 3, 2014 - 12:00am
January 1, 2014
Smoke from smoldering materials rises Dec. 31, 2013, from the scene of a Monday's train derailment west of Casselton, N.D., that involved oil cars. play button
No significant health risk seen from BNSF oil train fire, NTSB to investigate (with video)
January 1, 2014 - 10:30am
December 31, 2013
Oil cars still burning after N.D. derailment on BNSF line
December 31, 2013 - 12:06pm
Fire erupts after trains, one of them transporting crude oil, collided west of Casselton, N.D., on Monday, Dec. 30, 2013. (Forum News Service)play button
Authorities call for evacuation of N.D. town as oil still burns after train crash (with video)
December 31, 2013 - 1:09am
December 30, 2013
A fire from a train derailment burns uncontrollably as seem from a mile away Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, west of Casselton, N.D. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editorplay button
Train carrying oil derails near Casselton, N.D. (with video)
December 30, 2013 - 4:06pm
December 21, 2013
Editorial: Railway oil trains raising concerns
December 21, 2013 - 12:00am
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