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  1. Ultra-light condensate could be niche for West Texas railRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | Reuters

    A surge in West Texas oil pipeline startups and expansions has squeezed viability of some crude-by-rail terminals in the region, but increased output of ultra-light condensate could give them a niche pipelines cannot fill, a top rail operator in the region said on Wednesday. "The big topic used to be that there wasn't enough takeaway capacity out of the Permian" Basin in West Texas to refining markets, said Pat McGannon, vice president of Rangeland Energy said at an energy conference in Houston.

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  2. Traders alarmed oil glut is a strain on West Texas storage tanksRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2015 | Reuters

    Four-hundred miles from the near overflowing tanks at the U.S. oil hub in Cushing, Oklahoma, a second glut in the Permian Basin of West Texas is pressuring oil prices once again as pipeline disruptions strand millions of barrels in the region. The Permian, the fastest-growing shale play, accounts for about a fifth of the country's total oil production, and is expected to produce about 2 million barrels of crude a day in May. The region houses over 20 million barrels of crude storage.

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  3. In Texas oil town, early signs of economic strain as drilling slowsRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | Reuters

    Sales tax receipts in the thriving oil town of Midland, Texas, fell this month, only the third decline in five years and one of the first signs of how low oil prices are beginning to ripple beyond oil company bottom lines and into the wider economy. Midland's sales tax revenues, which reflect commercial and residential spending, dipped to $5.119 million in March from $5.126 million in March 2014, according to data from the Texas Comptroller released last week.

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  4. In Texas oil town, early signs of economic strain as drilling slowsRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2015 | Reuters

    Sales tax receipts in the thriving oil town of Midland, Texas, fell this month, only the second decline in five years and one of the first signs of how low oil prices are beginning to ripple beyond oil company bottom lines and into the wider economy. Midland's sales tax revenues, which reflect commercial and residential spending, dipped to $5.119 million in March from $5.126 million in March 2014, according to data from the Texas Comptroller released last week.

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  5. Confiscated fireworks blow up in cloud of smokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Reuters

    Police release video showing the destruction of 20,000 pounds of illegal fireworks in Midland, Texas. Rough Cut .

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  6. Lawsuit against Union Pacific over deadly Texas collision dismissedRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | Reuters

    A Texas judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Union Pacific Corp brought in connection with a 2012 collision between a freight train and a parade float that killed four veterans in Texas. At least 14 people were also injured when the Union Pacific train slammed into a parade float pulled by a truck in Midland, Texas, in November 2012 at the start of a weekend of festivities to honor veterans wounded in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.

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  7. Lawsuit against Union Pacific over deadly Texas collision dismissedRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | Reuters

    A Texas judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Union Pacific Corp brought in connection with a 2012 collision between a freight train and a parade float that killed four veterans in Texas. At least 14 people were also injured when the Union Pacific train slammed into a parade float pulled by a truck in Midland, Texas, in November 2012 at the start of a weekend of festivities to honor veterans wounded in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.

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