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A pumpjack operates above an oil well at night in the Bakken Formation on the outskirts of Williston, North Dakota, on March 8, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
'Netflix for oil' setting stage for $1 trillion data battle
8 hours 6 min ago
March 15, 2018
PUC approves Line 3 environmental study: Final decision on project expected in June
March 15, 2018 - 7:47pm
February 28, 2018
Oklahoma toughens oil fracking rules as shale earthquakes climb
February 28, 2018 - 1:40pm
February 9, 2018
 wastewater injection well in Prague, Okla. Oklahoma is by far the state most affected by earthquakes triggered by human activity — primarily oil and gas operations — according to a map released by the United States Geological Survey on April 23, 2015. (Nick Oxford/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
New breed of fracking earthquakes sends warning to oil drillers
February 9, 2018 - 12:54pm
February 8, 2018
This slow-roasted infusion of garlic and herbs offers many possibilities. Photo for The Washington Post by Renee Comet
A genius step that will improve your cold-weather cooking
February 8, 2018 - 12:15pm
February 6, 2018
ND Keystone pipeline 'valve turner' sentenced to year in prison
February 6, 2018 - 5:29pm
February 1, 2018
Trump administration tears down regulations to speed drilling on public land
February 1, 2018 - 4:39pm
January 18, 2018
About 230 miles worth of green metal pipe, stored by TransCanada for its stalled Keystone XL pipeline, gathers snow, dust and tumbleweeds in a laydown yard where it's been stored near Gascoyne since 2011. Lauren Donovan / Bismarck Tribune
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
January 18, 2018 - 11:32am
A drilling rig stands next to a flare at night in the oil fields surrounding Midland, Texas, on Nov. 7, 2017. Bloombeg photo by Luke Sharrett.
Oil's sustained rise giving oilfield servicers time to prosper
January 18, 2018 - 10:35am
January 16, 2018
Water flows into a tailings pond at the Suncor Energy oil sands mine in this aerial photograph taken near Fort McMurray in Alberta, Canada, on June 4, 2015. (Ben Nelms/Bloomberg)
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
January 16, 2018 - 10:10am
January 12, 2018
Ernesto Burbank (left) of the Navaho Dene Nation and Michael Niemi of Duluth are chained together to a door at Wells Fargo Bank in downtown Duluth to protest the proposed Enbridge pipeline. Bob King / Forum News Service
Duluth protesters call for Wells Fargo to divest from Enbridge, fossil fuels; 3 arrested
January 12, 2018 - 8:38pm
Duluth police chief Mike Tusken tries to reason with protester Scott Bol, who locked himself with a bicycle lock to the shutter at the entrance to Wells Fargo bank in downtown Duluth Friday morning. Tusken offered him the chance to unlock the lock or be arrested. (Bob King / button
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
January 12, 2018 - 3:15pm
January 5, 2018
A tax on oil companies was used to clean up oil spills. That tax just expired.
January 5, 2018 - 8:05am
January 2, 2018
Oil ticks down as violent Iran clashes fail to disrupt supplies
January 2, 2018 - 1:39pm
December 29, 2017
This photo taken Dec. 19 shows workers from TransCanada removing contaminated soil from the prairie grass field near Amherst, S.D., close to the North Dakota border. Special to Forum News Service
Cement weight on Keystone pipeline may have led to huge oil spill
December 29, 2017 - 4:16pm