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Dickinson man killed in crash near Beulah
Montana judge targeted for impeachment for 60-day incest rape sentence
Daycare not linked to child obesity
Burgum sets sights on downtowns in governor's race
Drones involved in two pipeline protest criminal cases
crime and courts
nation and world
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Coal prepares for carbon-free future as industry pushes developing commercially viable programs
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Watford City to host triple header concert
Bishop Ryan overcomes slow start to steamroll Heart River
No. 4 Bison rebound with road victory at Western Illinois
UND leans on veteran defensemen in finishing sweep of Bemidji State
Blue Hawk seniors bid the BAC a possible adieu
Timberwolves could win 50 games... or miss playoffs
Port: Standing Rock has set themselves up to lose big
Our View: Dickinson should improve liquor laws, increase licenses
Other Views: Lawless, bullying 'Keep It in the Ground' tactics fail
Governor candidate: Focus on public education first
Letter: Measure 4 doesn't have enough specifics
Eric Ross Abraham
Kenneth "Ken" Gerving
Anne Short Johnson
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
October 1, 2016
Relief arrives for U.S. shale firms as OPEC folds in price battle
HOUSTON—It was a moment U.S. shale oil producers have been waiting on for more than two years: OPEC nations finally agreed to cut production...
October 1, 2016 - 5:40pm
September 28, 2016
Congress rejects Obama veto, Saudi September 11 bill becomes law
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Senate on Wednesday overwhelmingly rejected President Barack Obama's veto of legislation allowing relatives of the...
News/Nation and World
September 28, 2016 - 6:18pm
September 9, 2016
House votes to allow Sept. 11 families to sue Saudi Arabia, Obama expected to veto
WASHINGTON—The U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation by voice vote on Friday that would allow the families of victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks to sue Saudi Arabia's government for damages, despite the White House's threat to veto the measure. The U.S. Senate...
News/Nation and World
September 9, 2016 - 11:39am
August 17, 2016
Saudi signals it may hit new oil output record ahead of freeze talks
MOSCOW/DUBAI—Saudi Arabia is sending signals that it could boost its crude oil supplies in August to a new record level, overtaking Russia,...
News/Nation and World
August 17, 2016 - 2:14pm
July 28, 2016
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
HOUSTON—Improved fracking techniques have helped cut Pioneer Natural Resources Co.'s production costs in the Permian Basin to about $2...
July 28, 2016 - 4:06pm
February 26, 2016
Oil industry sees Paris climate deal as chance to innovate
HOUSTON -- If a crisis is a terrible thing to waste, the oil industry sees the Paris climate accord not as a death knell, but an opportunity...
February 26, 2016 - 4:42pm
February 22, 2016
Veterans of 1980s oil glut say this price slump, too, will last
When Sheikh Ali Khalifa al-Sabah of Kuwait thinks about today's plunging oil prices, his mind drifts back to the mid-1980s, when he was forced to sell some of his country's crude for as little as $5 a barrel. As Kuwait's oil minister at the time, Sheikh Ali had to sell a cargo or...
February 22, 2016 - 12:18pm
February 16, 2016
Saudis and Russia agree oil output freeze, Iran still an obstacle
DOHA (Reuters) - Top oil exporters Russia and Saudi Arabia agreed on Tuesday to freeze output levels but said the deal was contingent on other...
February 16, 2016 - 4:19pm
January 25, 2016
Orr: How ‘freedom frackers’ are liberating Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia is known for its vast reserves of oil. It’s also known for its oppressive political regime, which severely restricts the freedom of religious minorities and women. Thus far, the Saudi royal family has maintained its highly oppressive form of government by pacifying...
January 25, 2016 - 5:23pm
April 7, 2015
Oil rallies on US data, bullish EIA monthly report
NEW YORK - Oil futures rallied Tuesday and U.S. crude approached 2015 highs on strong jobs data and government forecasts for lower U.S. crude...
April 7, 2015 - 7:10pm
October 18, 2014
Sinking oil prices may curb U.S. output too slowly for Saudis
NEW YORK — Saudi Arabia effectively started a global oil price war this month aimed at quickly denting U.S. oil output. Slowing a U.S. drilling boom, however, could take more than a year. Many observers expect a downward spiral of global oil prices to rapidly dampen shale oil drilling...
October 18, 2014 - 4:43pm
November 12, 2013
U.S. to surpass Saudi Arabia as top oil producer by 2016
LONDON - The United States will stride past Saudi Arabia and Russia to become the world's top oil producer by 2016, the West's energy agency said, bringing Washington closer to energy self-sufficiency and reducing the need for OPEC supply. But by 2020, the oilfields of Texas and...
November 12, 2013 - 9:33am
October 15, 2013
U.S. surges past Saudis to become world's top oil supplier
The United States has overtaken Saudi Arabia to become the world's biggest oil producer as the jump in output from shale plays has led to the second biggest oil boom in history, according to leading U.S. energy consultancy PIRA. U.S. output, which includes natural gas liquids and...
October 15, 2013 - 2:34pm