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  1. Top FAA Safety Officials Participating in NBAA2014 Dialogue SessionRead the original story

    7 min ago | PressReleasePoint

    The National Business Aviation Association today announced that several officials from the Federal Aviation Administration would participate in a panel session on safety and regulation during NBAA's Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition taking place from Oct. 21 to 23 in Orlando, FL. John Hickey, the FAA's deputy associate administrator for aviation safety, will lead the agency delegation participating in the NBAA2014 session, "A Conversation with FAA's Top Safety Leaders," on Tuesday, Oct. 22 from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in Room S320E at the Orlando County Convention Center.


  2. Disabled Russian ship secured, post-mortem on B.C. ocean emergency beginsRead the original story

    32 min ago | Lifestyles

    The tug boat Barbara Foss pulls the disabled Russian cargo ship Simushir off the B.C. coast on Sunday, Oct.19, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Maritime Forces Pacific A disabled Russian cargo ship was en route to port in British Columbia for repairs and the rescue operation was declared officially over Sunday.


  3. Chinese Shares in Hong Kong Rise in Most in Week on EconomyRead the original story

    33 min ago | Bloomberg

    Chinese stocks trading in Hong Kong climbed the most in a week amid speculation the central government is accelerating measures to support economic growth. China Citic Bank Corp. and China Minsheng Banking Corp. gained at least 1 percent.


  4. Senate President questions gas rate increasesRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | West Virginia Metro

    A recent increase in natural gas rates for two providers in West Virginia has the West Virginia Senate President concerned. Sen. Jeff Kessler said he cannot understand why Peoples Gas and Mountaineer Gas are increasing their rates while West Virginia is sitting in the heart of a modern-day natural gas boom.


  5. Water services startup company already seeing growthRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | O-R Online

    Lue Ann Pawlick is the owner of Frac Water Resources in Allenport. The company filters the water from the Monongaehla to fill the holding tanks with clean water that can then be pumped into trucks for use in fracking.


  6. Member for MacKillop takes aim at Greens and Lock the Gate movementRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    Member for MacKillop Mitch Williams today defended his decision to vote against an inquiry to investigate the effects of unconventional gas mining, saying it would threaten the future of oil and gas exploration in the South East. Last week, the state Liberal Party voted with the Government against holding a Parliamentary Inquiry into unconventional gas processes and both the Member for MacKillop and Member for Mount Gambier Troy Bell formed part of the 5 to 1 against vote.


  7. PetroChina on course to beat 2015 Sichuan shale output targetRead the original story

    1 hr ago | World Oil

    PetroChina is on course to surpass a 2.6 Bcm target for shale gas production in 2015 from fields in the southwest province of Sichuan. "Based on the production of our test wells, we are very confident to achieve or even beat our estimates for 2015," Xie Jun, deputy general manager of unit Southwest Oil & Gasfield, said last week at the provincial capital Chengdu.


  8. As oilpatch reporting season begins, crude price drop top of mindRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Vancouver Sun

    Splish-splash: With all the rain in the past week, puddles seemed a natural theme. You thought so, too.


  9. Gas price increases no cause for reservation policy: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    There are new warnings that gas prices will skyrocket as Queensland's huge LNG export projects start production next year. The independent think tank, the Grattan Institute, has predicted that some households could see their gas bills jump by hundreds of dollars annually as the $60 billion a year export industry takes off.


  10. Valero Bidding War on the Horizon?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CSP

    Valero Energy Corp. stock spiked up nearly 10% yesterday on rumors the company could soon be the subject of a bidding war. The U.K.'s Daily Mail reported that Royal Dutch Shell and "cash-rich Indian refiner and explorer Reliance Industries" are both being bandied about as possible suitors for the San Antonio-based refiner and retailer, which owns and operates 15 refineries worldwide.


  11. Repairs Ongoing At Canyon LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    Normally picturesque Canyon Lake in Rapid City is showing its homely side these days, at least in the muddy flats where water used to be. The lake is being drained so construction crews can replace the faltering spillway at the lake.


  12. Feds' report on deforestation by oil, gas industry not out until after next electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Hill Times

    The latest government information about the scope of deforestation by Canada's oil and gas industry - predominantly the Boreal Plain forest destroyed by Alberta oilsands mining and production - will not be published until a year after the next federal election, according to information from the federal Natural Resources department. Even then, when the next national breakdown of deforestation by industry is published in the 2016 annual report to Parliament on the State of Canada's Forests, the new data will cover only 2011 and 2012.


  13. What did we learn from the Simushir?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Townsman

    A disabled Russian cargo ship was en route to port in British Columbia for repairs and the rescue operation was declared officially over Sunday. Now the debate begins.


  14. We need to rescue our democracy from the plutocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    OPINION: Our democracy is an illusion perpetuated by plutocrats. If we want real democracy back, we'll have to fight for it.


  15. Vallianz makes its first forays into the Mexican and West African marketsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    Vallianz Holdings Limited, which provides offshore support vessels and integrated marine solutions to the oil and gas industry, is continuing to expand its global reach by clinching Letters of Award and new charter contracts with total value of US$64 million in Mexico, West Africa and the Asia Pacific region. The company, which is listed on SGX-Catalist, will be supplying vessels ranging from anchor handling tug supply vessels , platform supply vessels and barges for periods of up to 3 years.


  16. Oilpatch reporting season begins with crude price drop top of mindRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Telegram

    The recent rout in oil prices will likely be top of mind for investors as Canada's top oilpatch players release their third-quarter results over the next few weeks. Trucks drive along a road at an oilsands mine facility seen from the air near Fort McMurray, Alta., in a 2011 file photo.


  17. San Juan College prepares for $10 million bond election in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times

    San Juan College is preparing for a local bond election next year when voters will decide whether to approve $10 million in general obligation bonds to fund capital projects. Members of the College Board discussed the possibility of a Feb. 4 general bond election during a work session earlier this month when Vice President for Administrative Services Russell Litke provided an update on preparations.


  18. Is buyback mania a bubble about to burst?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    Although small investors have never fully embraced this bull market, one group of investors has been buying stock at a torrid pace - the companies themselves. Cash-rich companies in the Standard & Poor's 500 index have been buying back shares this year at a pace not seen since 2007, when they spent a record amount.


  19. Weekly 3-Year Low Highlights: TNH, ASNA, TDW, AANRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

    According to GuruFocus list of 3-year lows ; Terra Nitrogen Co LP, Ascena Retail Group Inc, Tidewater Inc, and Aaron's Inc, have all reached their 3-year lows. The prices of Terra Nitrogen Co LP shares have declined to $139.00, which is 55.6% off the 3-year high of $298.50.


  20. Methane could be challenge for ND oil industryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Dave Glatt, chief of the Department of Health's environmental health section, said federal regulations could be on the horizon due to the increased attention to emissions of the greenhouse gas from the Environmental Protection Agency and environmental groups. The EPA says methane is the second most prevalent greenhouse gas emitted from the U.S. and that the majority of those emissions come from natural gas and petroleum systems.