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  1. Oil halts record losing streak as Saudis advocate supply cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Houston Chronicle

    In this Oct. 3, 2008 file photo, an oil pump seen in the desert area of Sakhir, Bahrain, in the Persian Gulf. In this Oct. 3, 2008 file photo, an oil pump seen in the desert area of Sakhir, Bahrain, in the Persian Gulf.

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  2. Chesapeake signs frac sand agreement with Hi-CrushRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    Oil and gas producer Chesapeake Energy has signed a long-term frac sand supply agreement with Hi-Crush Partners for Northern White sand. The agreement between the Oklahoma City oil and gas company and the Houston frac sand supplier will supply sand to Chesapeake's operations in Pennsylvania's Marcellus shale and the Powder River Basin in Wyoming.

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  3. New Mexico, Oklahoma lead big rig count spikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | Houston Chronicle

    Numerous oil rigs stand idle at the Midland County Line Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, in Midland, Texas. The U.S. Geological Survey has determined that the vast shale field in West Texas could yield 20 billion barrels of oil, making it the largest source of shale oil the agency has ever assessed.

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  4. Oil enters bear marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | Houston Chronicle

    In the space of about a month, oil has gone from riding a rocket toward $100 to slumping into a bear market. Futures tumbled 1.6 percent Thursday in New York, extending a decline from its October high to more than 20 percent and adding pressure on OPEC and its allies to cut supply just months after adding barrels.

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  5. Oil rises after eight days of losses as OPEC considers cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | Houston Chronicle

    In this April 2, 2010, file photo, a refinery owned by Andeavor, formerly Tesoro Corp., includes a gas flare flame that is part of normal plant operations, in Anacortes, Wash. FILE - In this April 2, 2010, file photo, a refinery owned by Andeavor, formerly Tesoro Corp., includes a gas flare flame that is part of normal plant operations, in Anacortes, Wash.

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  6. Anadarko sells pipelines for $4B to merged Western Gas spinoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | Houston Chronicle

    A worker sets up scaffolding as work continues at the Anadarko Brasada Gas Plant in La Salle County south of Cotulla, Wednesday, March 27, 2013. The $100 million plant will have a capacity of 200 million cubic feet of natural gas per day.

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  7. Oil rises as OPEC+ is said to discuss output cuts for 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | Houston Chronicle

    Suhail Mohammed Al Mazrouei , United Arab Emirates' energy minister and president of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, speaks as Mohammed Barkindo, OPEC secretary general, listens during a news conference in Vienna, Austria, on June 22, 2018. less Suhail Mohammed Al Mazrouei , United Arab Emirates' energy minister and president of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, speaks as Mohammed Barkindo, OPEC secretary general, listens during ... more Suhail Mohammed Al Mazrouei , United Arab Emirates' energy minister and president of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, speaks as Mohammed Barkindo, OPEC secretary general, listens during a news conference in Vienna, Austria, on June 22, 2018.

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  8. Oil trades near 7-month low as U.S. waivers ease shortage fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | Houston Chronicle

    Oil held near the lowest level in seven months as concerns over a supply crunch eased after the U.S. granted waivers to eight governments to continue buying some Iranian crude. Futures in New York slid as much as 0.7 percent after declining around 7 percent in the past six sessions.

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  9. Iraq gets exemption from U.S. sanctions on Iran's energy exportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | Houston Chronicle

    In this Jan. 22, 2014, file photo, a partially constructed gas refinery at the South Pars gas field is seen on the northern coast of Persian Gulf in Asalouyeh, Iran. Japan, South Korea and other major oil importers welcomed Tuesday the decision by the Trump administration to let them continue to import Iranian crude oil and other petroleum products despite the re-imposition of sanctions on Tehran.

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  10. Goodwill workers get good scare when they find large snake inRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | Houston Chronicle

    Keller man Austin Pair, 22, reunites with his pet boa constrictor after it had been missing four more than four months. The snake turned up in a Goodwill donation bin.

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  11. Oil trades near six-month low as fears of a shortage subsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | Houston Chronicle

    A crewman stands on the deck of the oil tanker 'Devon' as it sails through the Persian Gulf towards Iran's Kharq Island oil terminal on March 23, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Ali Mohammadi.

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  12. Exxon 3Q profit surges on higher energy pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | Houston Chronicle

    This April 25, 2017, file photo, shows an Exxon service station sign in Nashville, Tenn. Exxon Mobil Corp. reports earnings Friday, Nov. 2, 2018.

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  13. Texas loses 4 rigs; U.S. loses 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | Houston Chronicle

    A drilling rig in the Eagle Ford Shale. The oil field did not lose any drilling rigs last week despite Texas as a whole losing four.

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  14. Oil extends nosedive as U.S.supplies surge, Iran fears subsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | Houston Chronicle

    In this photo taken on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018, Turkey's new drillship 'Conquerer' is seen off the coast of Antalya, southern Turkey. In this photo taken on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018, Turkey's new drillship 'Conquerer' is seen off the coast of Antalya, southern Turkey.

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  15. U.S. passes Russia to become world's biggest oil producerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 1 | Houston Chronicle

    WildHorse Resource Development fracking operations are seen outside Caldwell Tuesday Oct. 2, 2018. Because of this and other operations, the U.S. is now the biggest oil producer in the world.

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  16. Weather service confirms multiple Halloween tornadoes in theRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 1 | Houston Chronicle

    The National Weather Service confirmed a tornado touchdown in the Eagle Lake area on Wednesday evening. Surveyors were checking Thursday morning whether more tornadoes touched down in the area.

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  17. Pioneer Natural Resources sells South Texas acreage for $132Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 31 | Houston Chronicle

    The Irving-based shale driller has been offloading its South Texas properties in the Eagle Ford Shale as it pivots entirely to drilling and producing in West Texas' Permian Basin, the largest oil field in the U.S. The sale is valued at $45,000 an acre and is to an undisclosed buyer. The acreage is in Live Oak County and production is approximately 3,100 barrels of oil equivalent a day.

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  18. Enterprise Products reports $1.3B profit, new projects in HoustonRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 31 | Houston Chronicle

    A vessel is loaded with 500,000 barrels of propane at an Enterprise Products dock on the Houston Ship Channel on Feb. 10, 2017. A vessel is loaded with 500,000 barrels of propane at an Enterprise Products dock on the Houston Ship Channel on Feb. 10, 2017.

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  19. Anadarko posts profit gain with Permian, GoM growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | Houston Chronicle

    Anadarko's Raybank Well near the west Texas town of Mentone, about 90 miles west of Midland. Anadarko's Raybank Well near the west Texas town of Mentone, about 90 miles west of Midland.

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  20. Survey finds upstream execs remain skittish on industry outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 30 | Houston Chronicle

    Upstream oil and gas executives seem less certain about a sustainable recovery, a Deloitte survey found. Upstream oil and gas executives seem less certain about a sustainable recovery, a Deloitte survey found.

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