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May 18, 2015
A two-mile train loaded with oil tank cars idles Nov. 14 on a track in Enderlin. BNSF Railway implemented plans to improve rail safety, including slowing oil trains down to 35 mph when they pass through cities with 100,000 or more residents. (Reuters Photo)
BNSF trains slow down: Railway announces plans to improve safety measures for oil shipments
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
May 13, 2015
Oil companies challenge new crude train safety rules
May 13, 2015 - 2:41pm
April 1, 2015
Fire erupts after trains, one of them transporting crude oil, collided on Dec. 30, 2013, west of Casselton. The explosion prompted state officials to look at reducing the volatility of Bakken crude. (William Hejl/Special to FNS)
New rules take effect for Bakken crude: Will they improve safety?
April 1, 2015 - 11:33am
March 21, 2015
Press Photo by April Baumgarten 
A train carrying crude oil rolls down the tracks in July west of South Heart.
Natural gas rules push, pull Bakken oil producers
March 21, 2015 - 8:40pm
March 19, 2015
A CSX Corp. train burns after it derailed on Feb. 16 in Mount Carbon, W. Va.
Ontario oil-train wrecks ignite worry over Canada crude flammability
March 19, 2015 - 8:38pm
FNS Photo by Michael Vosburg 
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, second from right, outlines his proposal to support road and rail projects in the area during a meeting Monday at the Hjemkomst Center in Moorhead, Minn.
326,000 Minnesotans live near oil train tracks
March 19, 2015 - 4:45pm
March 13, 2015
Regulator: Oil industry must help to boost train safety
March 13, 2015 - 9:51pm
February 17, 2015
Reuters Photo
From left, Anthony “Buzz” Fish, 71, Lewis F. Fish 74, and Tom Graham, 73, all of Boomer, W. Va., watch as a CSX Corp. train continues to smolder on Tuesday a day after derailing in Mount Carbon, W. Va. A CSX Corp. train hauling North Dakota crude derailed in West Virginia on Monday, setting a number of cars ablaze, destroying a house and forcing the evacuation of two towns in the second significant oil-train incident in three days.
Smoldering aftermath: Leaders call for tougher rail safety rules after Bakken crude train derails
February 17, 2015 - 11:07pm
February 12, 2015
Press Photo by Dustin Monke 
Crude oil tankers sit in Burlington Northern Santa Fe LLC’s rail yard in Dickinson is shown Wednesday north of Broadway Street. The safety of oil by rail has come under scrutiny after several derailments.
Federal agency pushes tough oil train standards
February 12, 2015 - 10:38pm
November 26, 2014
FNS Photo by Michael Vosburg                 
A fire from a train derailment burns uncontrollably on Dec. 30 from a mile away west of Casselton.
N.D. hires consultant to study ways to improve response to crude oil incidents
November 26, 2014 - 5:25pm
November 13, 2014
Regulators delay decision on oil condition proposal: Oil industry has ‘significant concerns’ about crude conditioning standards in ND
November 13, 2014 - 11:23pm
October 10, 2014
Green groups sue over California crude- by-rail expansion
October 10, 2014 - 4:41pm
October 8, 2014
Regulator: Major U.S. railroads must report detailed service stats
October 8, 2014 - 11:50pm
February 27, 2014
Minnesota could face crude disaster loss ‘on massive scale:' Parsons: Firefighters don’t have equipment, training to fight oil fires
February 27, 2014 - 11:53pm