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  1. Statoil shows better days within Big Oil's graspRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    Helge Lund , CEO of Norwegian energy company Statoil, speaks with Statoil Joint Venture Manager Cesar Alvarez and Talisman Energy Frac Specialist Nabila Larsen at a Talisman Energy fracking site near Cotulla, Texas. Statoil is working with Talisman energy to develop oil and gas ventures in the Eagle Ford shale formation in south central Texas.

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  2. Phillips 66 Partners moving ahead with West Texas pipeline systemRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    Pipelines lead to a ship being loaded at Kinder Morgan Energy Partners terminal in Pasadena, which will be expanded as part of a $240 million project the company announced Oct. 14, 2014. The expansion includes 2.1 million barrels of storage between Kinder Morgan s Pasadena and Galena Park terminals, and an additional dock for ocean-going vessesls at the Galena Park facility.

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  3. Oil rebounds as Saudi, Yemeni tensions flareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 23 | Houston Chronicle

    Crude erased losses as escalating conflict in the Mideast region that's home to almost half the world's oil canceled out an earlier rout in commodity markets. Futures popped above $68 a barrel in New York on Monday after sliding as much as 1.8 percent.

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  4. Halliburton swings to profit despite Venezuela write downRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 23 | Houston Chronicle

    A Halliburton wellhead is visible at a fracking site Monday, June 26, 2017, in Midland. Massive pumps borne on a dozen trucks shook the earth on the outskirts of Midland, blasting a cocktail of water and sand deep underground to break apart dense rock and release a wellspring of oil and gas.

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  5. Permian Basin dominates another rig count jumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 20 | Houston Chronicle

    A drill rig sits on a pad site where it will drill three to six wells next to each other at a Chevron drilling and hydraulic fracturing site Wednesday, July 19, 2017 in Midland. less A drill rig sits on a pad site where it will drill three to six wells next to each other at a Chevron drilling and hydraulic fracturing site Wednesday, July 19, 2017 in Midland.

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  6. Trump slams OPEC for pushing oil prices higherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 20 | Houston Chronicle

    President Donald Trump slammed OPEC for inflating oil prices after the cartel showed a willingness to further tighten crude markets. "Looks like OPEC is at it again," Trump said on Twitter, not long after energy ministers finished their meeting in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

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  7. Oil rally stallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | Houston Chronicle

    A drilling rig sits north of the Davis Mountains Friday, Sept. 16, 2016 in Balmorhea.

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  8. Texas mom arrested after leaving crying toddler in car while partying at nightclubRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | Chron

    Texas woman, Itzel Vazquez-Barrera, 23, was arrested after leaving her 3-year-old son crying and unattended inside her vehicle while she partied at a nightclub. Texas woman, Itzel Vazquez-Barrera, 23, was arrested after leaving her 3-year-old son crying and unattended inside her vehicle while she partied at a nightclub.

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  9. Formerly bankrupt Linn Energy further splintering, CEO retiringRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 19 | Houston Chronicle

    Former Wall Street darling Linn Energy will see both the "Linn" name and its longtime CEO retired as it further splinters into various new companies following its recent reemergence from bankruptcy. Houston-based Linn, which represented one of the biggest bankruptcies during the recent oil bust, will break off into two new companies - Riviera Resources and Roan Resources - later this year under new leadership.

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  10. Oil nears $70 a barrel on OPEC's outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | Houston Chronicle

    A line of off-shore oil rigs in the Santa Barbara Channel near the Federal Ecological Preserve en route to the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary in March 2015. The Trump administration proposed to open for exploration the largest expanse of the nation's offshore oil and natural gas reserves ever offered to global energy companies.

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  11. Crude rises to highest since 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Houston Chronicle

    Crude rose to highest level since 2014 in New York as the drop in U.S. inventories reported by an industry group helped to sustain a rally spurred by geopolitical risks. Futures in New York rose as much as 2 percent, extending their gain beyond last week's three-year high.

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  12. A look back at the explosion five years ago that rocked a small Texas townRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | Chron

    A mushroom cloud of smoke rising from an explosion at a fertilizer plant in West could be seen from the Czech Stop. A mushroom cloud of smoke rising from an explosion at a fertilizer plant in West could be seen from the Czech Stop.

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  13. Enterprise Products completes Midland pipeline expansionRead the original story

    Monday Apr 16 | Houston Chronicle

    Houston's Enterprise Products Partners has completed an expansion of a Midland pipeline that will bring more crude oil out of Texas' prolific Permian Basin. The 416 Midland-to-Sealy pipeline has a capacity of 540,000 barrels per day, and connects in Sealy to another Enterprise pipeline that will bring oil to the company's terminal in southeast Houston.

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  14. Oil slips on speculation Syria intervention will be limitedRead the original story

    Monday Apr 16 | Houston Chronicle

    Missiles streak across the Damascus skyline as the U.S. launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the capital, early Saturday, April 14, 2018. Syria's capital has been rocked by loud explosions that lit up the sky with heavy smoke as U.S. President Donald Trump announced airstrikes in retaliation for the country's alleged use of chemical weapons.

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  15. Texas and Gulf of Mexico lead rig count jumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | Houston Chronicle

    The Ensco 8501 semi-submersible rig is seen in the Gulf of Mexico, 70 miles southeast of Louisiana, where it is about to begin drilling a bypass well for Noble Energy. Obama administration officials toured the 2.5-year-old rig on Wednesday.

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  16. Oil nears biggest weekly gain in nine monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | Houston Chronicle

    Oil headed for the biggest weekly advance since July as concern over possible disruption to supply lends weight to signs of a dwindling glut. Futures gained more than 8 percent this week in New York, buoyed by political tensions over Syria as U.S. President Donald Trump met with advisers to discuss punitive measures over an apparent chemicals weapons attack.

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  17. Crude hits three-year high as global tensions rock oil marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | Houston Chronicle

    As the Syrian civil war continues to rage, President Trump's threats to launch strikes against the Assad government in retaliation for a reported chemical attack has contributed to a jump in oil prices. As the Syrian civil war continues to rage, President Trump's threats to launch strikes against the Assad government in retaliation for a reported chemical attack has contributed to a jump in oil prices.

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  18. Oil surges as Trump pledges Syria missile attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | Houston Chronicle

    Oil surged to a two-week high in New York as President Donald Trump told Russia in a tweet to "get ready" for U.S. missiles to be fired at Syria. Futures in New York rose as much as 1.4 percent.

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  19. Sessions to address immigration at border sheriffs meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | Houston Chronicle

    In this Friday, April 21, 2017, file photo, United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions stands near a secondary border fence during a news conference at the U.S.-Mexican border next to the Brown Field Border Patrol Station in San Diego.

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  20. Gradual deployment of US troops to Mexico border underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 10 | Houston Chronicle

    National Guard troops guard the border in Roma, Texas, on Tuesday, April 10, 2018. The deployment of National Guard members to the U.S.-Mexico border at President Donald Trump's request was underway Tuesday with a gradual ramp-up of troops under orders to help curb the flow of illegal immigration.

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