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GATX tank farm fire, September 24, 1990
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The first 5 minutes are news stories from local TV stations. The next 25 minutes is raw video footage from the scene.

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ISIS fighters say constant airstrikes drove them out of Kobani
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"Recently, we have withdrawn from Ayn Al-Islam bit by bit, because of the airstrikes and deaths of a number of our brothers," said one of the two fighters, his face covered apart from his eyes. He points to a scene of destruction behind him but vows …

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Baker Hughes Inc (NYSE:BHI) reports U.S. rig count decrease
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Baker Hughes is a supplier of oilfield services, products, technology and systems to the worldwide oil and natural gas industry. It also provides industrial and other products and services to the downstream refining, and the process and pipeline …

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Insider Selling: Noble Energy VP Sells 31160 Shares of Stock (NBL)
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Noble Energy logo Noble Energy (NYSE:NBL) VP Susan M. Cunningham sold 31,160 shares of the company's stock on the open market in a transaction dated Thursday, January 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $46.42, for a total value of …

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Obama drilling plan leaves both industry and environmentalists fuming
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Developed by the Interior Department's Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, the draft proposes 14 sales of offshore drilling leases: 10 in the Gulf of Mexico, three off Alaska and one for territory along mid- and south-Atlantic states. No auctions are …

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Investors Sell Shares of Noble Energy on Strength After Insider Selling (NBL)
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Noble Energy has operations in five core areas: the DJ Basin (onshore United States), the Marcellus Shale (onshore United States), the deepwater Gulf of Mexico (offshore United States), offshore West Africa and offshore Eastern Mediterranean. Receive …

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Rigs stack in biggest national drop since 1987
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The company did not break down how many lay-offs executives expect in the Permian Basin, but one analyst said each Helmerich and Payne rig idling in the Business 20 yard could mean as many as 20 jobs. “Our field employee count is directly proportional …

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Islamic State seizes key Iraqi oilfield, holds employees hostage
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Islamic State militants have seized a major oilfield in northern Iraq and taken 24 of its employes hostage, security officials at the state-run Northern Oil Co said Saturday. Jihadists overran parts of the Khbaz complex, west of the oil-rich city of …

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Teapot Dome oilfield sold to driller for $45.2M
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The Energy Department announced yesterday that it has finalized the sale of the Teapot Dome oilfield to New York-based Stranded Oil Resources Corp. for $45.2 million. Most of the easily accessible oil in the 9,500-acre oilfield 35 miles north of Casper …

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ISIS fighters: Strikes drove us from Kobani
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"Recently, we have withdrawn from Ayn Al-Islam bit by bit, because of the airstrikes and deaths of a number of our brothers," said one of the two fighters, his face covered apart from his eyes. He points to a scene of destruction behind him but vows …

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Sizzling News – RPC, (RES),Bioheart, (BHRT),BG Medicine, (BGM,Swedbank …
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The company presents a broad range of specialized oilfield services and equipment primarily to independent and major oilfield companies connected in the exploration, production and development of oil and gas properties throughout the United States and …

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Keystone XL: Senate vote in line with trucker opinion
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The XL pipeline and Gulf Coast Project and Cushing Extension south links are additions to the existing Keystone pipeline and would connect Canadian oilfields with ports on the Gulf but also would transport U.S.-produced crude in Northern states such as …

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Facebook Employees Reveal 22 Awful Things About Working At Facebook
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Oil companies have responded to the lower spending levels by cutting thousands of jobs and also salaries. Schlumberger NV <SLB.N>, the world's largest oilfield services provider, is laying off 9000 employees, while Baker Hughes Inc <BHI.N> is reducing …

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Is there money to be made in oil? New grads don't think so
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The oil crash that's forcing companies to slash billions from their budgets and cut tens of thousands of workers is derailing an industry campaign to attract top college graduates. It comes at a time when the future of drilling is increasingly tied to …

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Government Sells Scandal-Plagued Teapot Dome Oilfield
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A hundred years after it embroiled the Harding administration in scandal, the government has sold Wyoming's Teapot Dome oilfield to a private company. Teapot Dome was set aside by Congress in 1915 as a strategic petroleum reserve for the Navy, but in …

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Most of the easily accessible oil in the oilfield 35 miles north of Casper already has been tapped out since drilling resumed in the mid-1970s. Stranded Oil specializes in enhanced oil recovery, or recharging depleted oil fields with techniques such as …

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Victims of deadly fracking rupture ID'd
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Halliburton is saddened to confirm the death of our employee who died on a work site north of Fort Lupton, Colo. The incident occurred this morning. Two additional employees were injured in the incident and were taken to Denver Health and Medical …

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Safety Agency to Probe Fracking Risks After Deaths of 4 Workers
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The Obama administration is investigating the health risks of hydraulic fracturing after at least four deaths among oilfield workers since 2010 in North Dakota and Montana. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health said the workers were …

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Citigroup Inc. Reaffirms Buy Rating for Baker Hughes (BHI)
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Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) is engaged in the oilfield services industry. Baker Hughes is a supplier of oilfield services, products, technology and systems to the worldwide oil and natural gas industry. It also provides industrial and other …

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Elementis plc PT Lowered to GBX 310 at Goldman Sachs (ELM)
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… three businesses: Specialty Products, Surfactants and Chromium. The Specialty Products business, which is the Company's largest business, provides functional additives to the architectural and industrial coatings, personal care and oilfield …

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Shell signs $11bn deal with Iraq Government to build petrochemical complex in …
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Planned to be named Nibras, the complex is expected to produce 1.8 million tonnes of petrochemical products a year, including plastics, fertilisers and other derivatives. "The Nibras … In Iraq, Shell operates the Majnoon oilfield and the Basra Gas …

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UPDATE 9-Oil surges 8 pct as US rig count plunges, shorts scramble
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U.S. oil rig count dives by 94; down 24 pct from peak. * Rig count drop most in record going back to 1987. * Oil to fall more before mild recovery in second half-poll. * OPEC increases January output to 30.37 bpd – survey (Adds analyst's views …

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Oil rig count falls by 94 in biggest drop since 1987
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In Texas, 58 rigs were taken off the market, cutting the state's count to 695 rigs. That's down from 840 at the beginning of this month. All told, the number of oil and gas rigs active in the United States fell by 90 to 1,543, as gas rigs increased by …

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U.S. Drilling Rig Count at Lowest Point in More Than 5 Years
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Including 320 other rigs mostly drilling for natural gas there are a total of 1,543 working rigs in the U.S., down 90 week-over-week, and down 242 year-over-year. The data comes from the latest Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHi) North American Rotary Rig Count.

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Shell looks to trim global spending by $15 billion as profits miss forecasts
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This has already meant deferring drilling plans in the Gulf of Mexico, offshore China and Malaysia. 'Hard Choices'. A year ago, when oil prices were above $100, Van Beurden pledged to make “hard choices” on new projects, sell $15 billion in assets over …

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RPC Downgraded to "Hold" at Evercore ISI (RES)
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… oilfield services and equipment primarily to independent and oil and gas companies engaged in the exploration, production and development of oil and gas properties throughout the United States, including the southwest, mid-continent, Gulf of Mexico …

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Islamic State seizes oil facility in north Iraq, 15 workers missing
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Khabbaz is a small oilfield 20 km (12 miles) southwest of Kirkuk with a maximum production capacity of 15,000 barrels per day. It was producing around 10,000 bpd before the attack. Islamic State has declared a medieval-style caliphate in parts of Iraq …

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Oilfield Writedowns Loom as Plummeting Prices Gut Drilling Values
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All of the 43 U.S. oil and gas companies in the Standard & Poor's energy index declined today as of 4:37 p.m. in New York, bringing the combined loss for the group to 23 percent since crude began its descent from last year's intraday high of $107.73 a …

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Houma-Thibodaux jobless rate improves slightly
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About 104,000 people held nonfarm jobs locally in December, up 600 for the month and 2,200 for the year. Residents are watching oilfield employment figures closely as the price of U.S. benchmark crude has tumbled from a high of $115 a barrel in June to …

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Roundup: Alpha Natural Resources to idle coal mines; Alcoa targets growing …
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From the shale fields to the cooling towers, Trib Total Media covers the energy industry in Western Pennsylvania and beyond. For the latest news and views on gas, coal, electricity and more, check out On the Grid today.

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Oil-field Workers and Economists in Oklahoma Hope Crashing Crude Prices are …
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The oil and gas industry employs tens of thousands of workers directly, but Igo's catering company — like many non-petroleum businesses across the state — depends heavily on the energy sector. All told, roughly 20 percent of all jobs in Oklahoma are …

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Government sells Teapot Dome oilfield for $45 million
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Most of the easily accessible oil in the 9,500-acre oilfield 35 miles north of Casper already has been tapped. Stranded Oil specializes in recharging depleted oil fields with techniques such as injecting carbon dioxide underground. Teapot Dome remains …

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Traders Sell Halliburton Company on Strength (HAL)
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Halliburton Company is an oilfield services company. The Company is provider of services and products to the energy industry related to the exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas. It serves national, and independent oil and …

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No injuries reported in fire that destroyed North Slope oil field camp
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No one was hurt in a Saturday night fire that destroyed a North Slope camp for oil field workers operated by Eni Petroleum, an Italian firm. The fire at the Nikaitchuq Operations Camp started around midnight Saturday, Eni Petroleum Safety and …

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Stock in Focus: Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI)
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Baker Hughes is a leading supplier of oilfield services, products, technology and systems to the worldwide oil and natural gas industry. The company's 62,000 employees today work in more than 80 countries helping customers find, evaluate, drill …

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Eight things you may have missed Friday from the world of business
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The Energy Department said Friday that it has finalized the sale of the Teapot Dome oilfield to New York-based Stranded Oil Resources Corp. for $45.2 million. Most of the easily … Pom Wonderful LLC produces a number of pomegranate-based products.

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Obama floats offering first-ever offshore drilling lease in Atlantic
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For decades, oil companies have been barred from drilling in the Atlantic Ocean, where a moratorium was in place up until 2008. The plan also calls for leasing 10 areas in the Gulf of Mexico, long the epicenter of U.S. offshore oil production, and …

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