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Putin attends Austria wedding, to meet Merkel for gas talks
August 18th, 2018  10:11 AM

Russian President Vladimir Putin is flying to Austria to attend the wedding Saturday of the country's foreign minister, before heading to Berlin for talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel

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August 17th, 2018  6:06 PM

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US rig count remains at 1,057; Texas gains 3 rigs
August 17th, 2018  2:11 PM

The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. held steady at 1,057 this week

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No clean-up of nuclear leak in South Carolina for years
August 17th, 2018  11:29 AM

Federal regulators say there are no plans to clean a uranium leak at a nuclear fuel plant in South Carolina

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US stocks dip following weak forecasts from chip companies
August 17th, 2018  10:09 AM

US stocks are mostly lower as weak forecasts from chipmakers Nvidia and Applied Materials send technology companies lower

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Judge orders new federal review of Keystone XL pipeline
August 16th, 2018  7:00 PM

A federal judge in Montana has ordered the U.S. State Department to conduct a more thorough review of the Keystone XL pipeline's proposed pathway after Nebraska state regulators changed the route

Judge orders new federal review of Keystone XL pipeline
US energy secretary: Mexico's energy independence good goal
August 16th, 2018  5:35 PM

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry says he supports the plans of Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador to increase the country's energy independence, even if it could mean fewer purchases from U.S. refineries

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Stocks march higher on growing hopes for China trade talks
August 16th, 2018  5:32 PM

US stocks jump as China prepares to resume trade discussions with the U.S., the first negotiations in month

Stocks march higher on growing hopes for China trade talks
Interior Department eyes protected Arctic land for drilling
August 16th, 2018  1:07 PM

The Trump administration is aiming to open millions of acres of Alaska Arctic land for drilling that was protected under the Obama administration

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Shipwreck from only WWII battle in America found off Alaska
August 15th, 2018  9:06 PM

A World War II veteran who survived two attacks on a ship whose stern was recently discovered off Alaska's Aleutian Islands recalls trying to save men slicked by oil

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Stocks tumble as investors fret about China's growth
August 15th, 2018  5:20 PM

Global stock indexes fell sharply as investors worried about economic growth, especially in China. Technology stocks and oil and metals prices skidded.

Stocks tumble as investors fret about China's growth
Macy's and JD tumble while Energen and Canopy Growth rise
August 15th, 2018  4:31 PM

Macy's and JD.com skid while Energy and Canopy Growth climb

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Markets Right Now: Tech weakness pulls stock indexes lower
August 15th, 2018  4:08 PM

Stocks are ending broadly lower on Wall Street led by declines in technology companies. Energy and mining companies also fell in tandem with commodities prices.

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Stocks tumble as investors fret about China's growth
August 15th, 2018  3:39 PM

Global stock indexes are falling sharply after Chinese gaming and messaging company Tencent reports a rare drop in profit. That's touched off worries about economic growth in China and worldwide.

Stocks tumble as investors fret about China's growth
US retail sales rose at robust 0.5 pct. annual rate in July
August 15th, 2018  10:44 AM

US retail sales up a healthy 0.5 percent annual rate as consumers spend more on cars and restaurants

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EPA challenged safety of administration mileage freeze
August 14th, 2018  6:12 PM

Internal documents show the Environmental Protection Agency privately questioned the Trump administration's finding that freezing Obama-era mileage standards would make drivers safer

EPA challenged safety of administration mileage freeze
Judge scraps Idaho order forcing landowners into oil leases
August 14th, 2018  5:15 PM

A judge has ruled that Idaho officials violated the U.S. Constitution by forcing several landowners to sell their natural gas and oil to a Texas company without giving them a meaningful way to fight the state's decision

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US retailers small companies rally as Turkey fears ease
August 14th, 2018  4:52 PM

Gains for retailers and small and medium-sized companies lead U.S. indexes higher as investors' fears about the Turkish currency crisis ease

US retailers small companies rally as Turkey fears ease
EPA challenged rationale for administration mileage freeze
August 14th, 2018  4:04 PM

Internal documents show the Environmental Protection Agency privately questioned the Trump administration's finding that freezing Obama-era mileage standards would make drivers safer

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Kenai Peninsula Borough seeks bigger role in gas project
August 14th, 2018  12:30 PM

The Kenai Peninsula Borough wants to boost its role in a project to build a massive pipeline to carry natural gas from Alaska's North Slope to a liquefaction plant and export terminal planned for Nikiski

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