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By Brandon Jones On Friday, December 5th, 2014
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Russia: US, allies manipulating oil prices to crash the ruble

The head of Russia’s external intelligence agency has made a bold accusation on Thursday: Washington and its allies are pursuing a regime change policy towards Russia, deliberately introducing sanctions and More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, November 19th, 2014
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Keystone Pipeline vote fails in Senate by one vote, Mary Landrieu snubbed

Senate Democrats stopped the Keystone XL pipeline legislation by just one vote, ending the latest battle between House Republicans and the White House. Senator Mary Landrieu, Democrat of Louisiana, who is facing More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, February 3rd, 2013
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Gas prices soaring, plenty of blame to go around

Drivers are seeing a 30 cent increase in gas prices over the last week. September 2010 photo/Daniel Christensen A gas refinery explosion in Toledo a few days ago, a spike in crude oil price and a slowdown on production More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, June 9th, 2012
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Saudi Arabia reduced oil output in May

A report from Dubai claims the world’s top oil exporter Saudi Arabia pumped 9.8 million barrels per day (bpd) of crude oil in May, an industry source said on Saturday, a reduction of 300,000 bpd from April. Photo/Tech More...

By deskofbrian On Monday, January 10th, 2011
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Oil, black gold, Texas Tea: it all started with a gusher on this day in 1901

The Lucas Gusher of January 10, 1901 was the first “major” gusher of the Texas oil boom. Spindletop is in Beaumont, Texas became the epicenter, generating 100,000 barrels a day and have ties to the origins More...

By deskofbrian On Monday, November 22nd, 2010
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Exxon sells Gulf of Mexico oil and gas properties to Energy XXI

Energy XXI Ltd. announced Sunday that it has finalized a deal to buy oil and natural gas properties in the Gulf of Mexico from ExxonMobil for $1.01 billion. The announcement comes a little more than a month after More...

By deskofbrian On Tuesday, July 6th, 2010
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Jeffrey Simpson Quotes (writer: TheGlobeandMail.com)

Jeffrey Simpson, The Globe and Mail’s national affairs columnist, has won all three of Canada’s leading literary prizes. He has also won the Hyman Solomon Award for excellence in public policy journalism. More...


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