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  1. Planned Permian Basin pipeline will carry out 1 million barrels of crude oil per dayRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    More help is on the way to ease the Permian Basin's pipeline shortage. Exxon Mobil and Plains All American Pipeline announced Tuesday their intent to build a 1 million barrel-a-day crude oil pipeline.

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  2. How Texas is producing more oil with lessRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    The U.S., led by the Permian Basin, has broken decades' old oil production records. And the U.S. is now projected to become the world's top oil producer.

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  3. North Texas firefighter dies battling West Texas wildfiresRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Richard "Andy" Loller Jr. suffered a medical emergency while working in West Texas, and was flown by helicopter to get treatment, the city of Weatherford said Sunday night. "We are all deeply shocked and saddened by the news of Andy's passing," City Manager Sharon Hayes said in a written statement.

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  4. Texas has a good plan to fix its juvenile lockups - now lawmakers have to act on itRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Turning around Texas' beleaguered justice system for young offenders will take a comprehensive overhaul. Years of sex-abuse scandals and turmoil call for rethinking every aspect of this agency.

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  5. Midland tops U.S. housing markets thanks to Permian Basin oil boomRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    The West Texas oil patch town of Midland is the top U.S. home market in Realtor.com's ranking for May. "The California housing market has been hot for a long time - but may be too hot," Javier Vivas, director of economic research for Realtor.com, said in the new report. "Our May hotness index further confirms we're seeing that as prices in California continue to soar, people are increasingly looking elsewhere.

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  6. As pipelines fill up, will Texas let Permian Basin drillers burn more natural gas?Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Texas is facing a burning question that's pitting the state's economy against its environment, and oil drillers against each other. With natural gas pipelines in the Permian Basin reaching 98 percent of capacity, Texas is weighing whether to keep intact or loosen strict state regulations that limit flaring, the process used by drillers to burn off excess gas pumped up along with their oil.

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  7. NBC5 Forecast: A couple shots at rain on the wayRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    From NBC5 meteorologist Brian James - We will be watching a batch of rain and storms move out of New Mexico and across West Texas tonight. If the storms hold together, then we will have the chance for a few morning showers and storms to start Monday.

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  8. Continue reading Rising oil prices this summer could hurt consumers more and help Texas lessRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Memorial Day weekend kicked off the annual summer driving season, which this year is greeting us with higher gasoline prices. National average gasoline prices today are bumping up against $3 per gallon and could hit $4 per gallon on the West Coast.

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  9. Permian Basin drillers are waiting on new pipelines, and it's going to be a long waitRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Success is catching up with the Permian Basin, the prolific U.S. oilfield that's out-producing many Middle Eastern nations. With oil prices climbing, the basin has become an expensive bottleneck as drillers try to pump more crude and natural gas than what pipelines can send to refineries, storage tanks and ports.

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  10. Continue reading Dallas oilman Lamar Norsworthy dies at 71Read the original story

    May 30, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Whether he was plotting his next business move, piloting his plane to a far-off destination or playing a round of golf for charity, Lamar Norsworthy never did anything at less than full-throttle. The Dallas oilman took over his small family refinery operation at the age of 24 and built it into a multi-billion dollar enterprise that today lives on as part of the HollyFrontier Corporation .

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  11. Texas couple sexually assaulted girl for years, made her sleep on...Read the original story

    May 29, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    A West Texas couple sexually assaulted a young girl for years and made the child sleep on a bed soiled with animal feces, police say. Daniel Arnold Tilbe, 57, and Jeanette Violet Tilbe, 49, are each charged with one count of aggravated sexual assault of a child.

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  12. Continue reading Amid Permian ramp up, U.N. cautions against fracking getting too big, too fastRead the original story

    May 29, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    A new United Nations report cautioned nations and companies about embracing the fast-growing energy trend of hydraulic fracturing, better known as fracking, without considering the environmental risks involved. The U.N. Conference on Trade and Development report found that the meteoric rise of natural gas production has led to "major concerns" about contamination of both ground and surface water and an increase in seismic activity.

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  13. Texas police chief forced men to perform sex act at gunpoint, authorities sayRead the original story

    May 22, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    The embattled former police chief of a small town in West Texas faces allegations of sexually assaulting two men last year. Robert Michael Cross, 34, who now lives in Collin County, resigned as the police chief in Olney in March after being accused of asking a resident to be his "chore slave" in a separate case.

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  14. NBC5 Forecast: Summerlike heat heading into the weekendRead the original story

    May 17, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Thunderstorms will develop in West Texas during the late afternoon and move east towards North Texas overnight. But these storms are expected to dissipate before making it to DFW.

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  15. For some Permian drillers, Trump's Iran move could be a disasterRead the original story

    May 10, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    President Donald Trump's decision to scrap the Iran nuclear deal and restore sanctions was great for oil bulls. But for natural gas drillers in America's hottest shale play, it could be a disaster in the making.

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  16. Trump to withdraw from landmark nuclear accord with Iran, dealing blow to U.S. alliesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    President Donald Trump has decided to withdraw from the landmark Iran nuclear accord, according to a U.S. official, a move that would plunge the Mideast into a new era of uncertainty. Trump plans to announce he will reimpose all U.S. sanctions that were waived under the terms of the 2015 nuclear agreement and impose new penalties on the Islamic Republic, according to The New York Times .

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  17. Why there's millions to be made in moving oil from Permian Basin to HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Oil producers may be getting in their own way in the race to pump crude from the fertile Permian Basin. Railcars full of sand have helped producers unlock record amounts of crude in the Permian Basin.

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  18. With oil at $70, highest since 2014, will Texas drillers be disciplined in Permian?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    With benchmark U.S. crude prices crossing the $70 a barrel threshold on Monday, the shale drillers who helped upend global markets now face a new challenge: Do they stick with promises of fiscal discipline and avoid new production? Or is it time to turn on the taps and reap the benefits of the highest crude prices in more than three years. U.S. oil traded at $70.37 a barrel at 6:55 a.m. in New York as traders braced for a re-imposition of U.S. sanctions on Middle East crude producer Iran.

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  19. After tape surfaces, Fort Worth Baptist seminary's leader says he...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    The president of Fort Worth's Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary who can be heard in an 18-year-old recording telling a woman "you have to do what you can at home to be submissive in every way" says he never suggested that battered women should stay with their abusers. Paige Patterson released a statement Sunday calling the outcry over the recording, which resurfaced online recently, "deliberate misrepresentation" of his position and pointing to "the hatred that lies behind much of" that mischaracterization.

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  20. Why you wouldn't see Permian Basin boom reflected in Texas oil and gas job growth in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | Dallas Morning News

    Texas added barely any oil and gas jobs last year even as the state continued to dominate the industry, according to report released Monday . The Texas industry employed 325,439 or about 39 percent of those jobs nationwide, according to the Texas Independent Producers & Royalty Owners Association.

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