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Former 'Sesame Street' writer says he thought of Bert and Ernie as a gay couple
Trump says Kavanaugh 'doesn't deserve' what is happening after sexual assault allegations
Senate passes massive defense, health spending bill, punts border wall fight
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North Dakota stockmen take stand on 'lab-grown' meat labeling
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Statisticians protest proposed research agency move
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North Dakota oil, gas production returns to record levels
Proposed N.D. Land Board rules could cause delays for energy, agriculture sectors
Aging coal plants get new life under Trump plan
MHA Nation continues legal fight over oil wells near Lake Sakakawea
After tax cut, rebate on electric bills for North Dakotans is undecided
'To everything there is a season,' First Congregational Church closing at New England
Reflections on the Great Plains: Dr. Tom Isern publishes 'Pacing Dakota'
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More than a hog roast: Legion hosts dinner for veterans, chance to meet commander
Vikings bring back defensive tackle Tom Johnson, sign kicker Dan Bailey
Wild's Nate Prosser always fighting for, and winning, roster spots
American woman pedals 184 mph, smashing record held by men for more than 100 years
Trubisky guides Bears past Seahawks
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New Methodist church honors past, anticipates future
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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
June 20, 2016
With oil price near $50, resilient U.S. shale producers eye new chapter
HOUSTON -- Two years into the worst oil price rout in a generation, large and mid-sized U.S. independent producers are surviving and eyeing growth...
June 20, 2016 - 12:36pm
June 13, 2016
EIA: Shale oil output to dip for seventh consecutive month
U.S. shale oil output is expected to fall in July for the seventh consecutive month, according to a U.S. government forecast on Monday, despite a recent rally in crude prices to an 11-month high over $51 a barrel.Total output is expected to fall 118,000 barrels per day (bpd) to 4.723...
June 13, 2016 - 4:33pm
April 11, 2016
U.S. shale output drop seen for 7th month running in May
NEW YORK -- U.S. shale oil production is expected to fall by a record amount in May in the seventh straight month of declines, a U.S. government forecast showed on Monday, as fallout from a 21-month price rout appears to be picking up steam.Total output is seen dropping 114,000 barrels...
April 11, 2016 - 3:05pm
March 7, 2016
EIA: Second-biggest U.S. shale output drop seen for April
NEW YORK -- U.S. shale oil production in April is expected to chalk up the second-largest monthly decline on record, and the sixth straight monthly decrease, a U.S. government forecast released on Monday showed.
March 7, 2016 - 3:11pm
March 1, 2016
EIA: U.S. oil output drops in December, shale states show fall
NEW YORK -- U.S.
March 1, 2016 - 9:50am
February 29, 2016
In slump, oil firms turn to labs, data centers for help
GRAND FORKS -- In a basement lab of a North Dakota research center, Beth Kurz and an assistant are peering through a scanning electron microscope, studying samples from the state's vast Bakken shale oil formation. Kurz, a hydrogeologist, is part of a team, which looks at using carbon...
February 29, 2016 - 1:10pm
U.S. shale's message for OPEC: Above $40, we are coming back
NEW YORK -- For leading U.S. shale oil producers, $40 is the new $70. Less than a year ago major shale firms were saying they needed oil above $60 a barrel to produce more; now some say they will settle for far less in deciding whether to crank up output after the worst oil price...
February 29, 2016 - 1:03pm
February 9, 2016
EIA: U.S. March shale output to fall below 5 million bpd
NEW YORK -- U.S.
February 9, 2016 - 9:48am
January 11, 2016
EIA: US shale output to fall by 638,000 bpd in Feb. from March peak
NEW YORK -- U.S.
January 11, 2016 - 2:23pm
December 7, 2015
EIA: U.S. shale output set to fall by 600,000 bpd in January from March peak
NEW YORK -- U.S. shale oil production is expected to fall by more than 600,000 barrels per day (bpd) in January from the March peak, according to a U.S. government forecast on Monday, on the back of a global glut that's slashed oil prices to a near seven-year low. Total output is...
December 7, 2015 - 3:56pm
December 4, 2015
Shares of Bakken shale oil producers plummet after OPEC decision
Shares of U.S. shale oil producers tumbled on Friday after OPEC failed to agree on a unified output cap, effectively letting its 13 members pump at will in a step likely to further depress prices and advance the group's aim of squeezing out U.S. rivals. OPEC ministers ended their...
December 4, 2015 - 2:07pm
October 30, 2015
Big U.S. shale oil savings fast becoming a thing of the past
HOUSTON -- Huge cost savings are waning for U.S.
October 30, 2015 - 11:07am
October 21, 2015
U.S. oil output slide looms as shale firms hit productivity wall
HOUSTON -- Stagnating rig productivity shows U.S.
October 21, 2015 - 11:24am
April 13, 2015
EIA: U.S. shale oil output to fall in May, first drop in 4 years
NEW YORK - Oil production from the fastest-growing U.S. shale plays is set to fall some 45,000 barrels per day to 4.98 million bpd in May from...
April 13, 2015 - 4:32pm