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Officials say they have recovered the remains of five workers missing since an explosion at an Oklahoma gas drilling rig.

The Latest: Remains of 5 workers found at gas drilling site

January 23, 2018

Officials say they have recovered the remains of five workers missing since an explosion at an Oklahoma gas drilling rig.

A Denver woman accused of shooting at law officers while being arrested for protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline in North Dakota pleaded guilty Monday to two federal charges in a deal with prosecutors.

Dakota Access protester pleads guilty in shooting incident

January 23, 2018

A Denver woman accused of shooting at law officers while being arrested for protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline in North Dakota pleaded guilty Monday to two federal charge...

Statoil has, on behalf of the license partners, awarded EPC contracts for the delivery of subsea production systems and services for the Troll Phase 3 project in the North Sea and the Askeladd project in the Barents Sea, respectively, to Aker Solutions.

Statoil awards subsea contracts for the Troll Phase 3 and Askeladd projects

January 23, 2018

Statoil has, on behalf of the license partners, awarded EPC contracts for the delivery of subsea production systems and services for the Troll Phase 3 project in the North Sea a...

The Oklahoma Supreme Court has ruled that oil and natural gas companies can be sued when a worker is killed or injured on the job.

Court: Oil company can be sued when worker injured or killed

January 23, 2018

The Oklahoma Supreme Court has ruled that oil and natural gas companies can be sued when a worker is killed or injured on the job.

The search is resuming for five people who are unaccounted for after a fiery explosion at an Oklahoma gas drilling rig.

Search resuming for 5 missing after Oklahoma explosion

January 23, 2018

The search is resuming for five people who are unaccounted for after a fiery explosion at an Oklahoma gas drilling rig.

Dozens of protests have been filed by tribal officials, environmentalists and others as federal land managers consider leasing parcels in northwestern New Mexico for oil and gas development that critics say are too close to sites they consider culturally significant.

New Mexico oil and gas lease sale spurs numerous protests

January 23, 2018

Dozens of protests have been filed by tribal officials, environmentalists and others as federal land managers consider leasing parcels in northwestern New Mexico for oil and gas...

Pittsburg County Sheriff's Department reports an oil drilling rig explosion in Quinton, Oklahoma just before 9 a.m. Twenty-two workers were on location when the explosion happened - 17 accounted for and five missing.

Breaking: Oil drilling rig explosion in Oklahoma, 5 people missing

January 22, 2018

Pittsburg County Sheriff's Department reports an oil drilling rig explosion in Quinton, Oklahoma just before 9 a.m. Twenty-two workers were on location when the explosion happen...

During the year, ExxonMobil announced a number of oil and gas discoveries, acquisitions and other activities in various countries, including Brazil, Cyprus, Equatorial Guinea, Guyana, Mauritania, Papua New Guinea and Suriname.

ExxonMobil named 2017 Explorer of the Year by World Oil and Gas Council

January 22, 2018

During the year, ExxonMobil announced a number of oil and gas discoveries, acquisitions and other activities in various countries, including Brazil, Cyprus, Equatorial Guinea, G...

Excise taxes in the oil and gas industry are confusing and complex, which is why excise and indirect taxes and fees tend to get ignored on the trading floor.

Mitigating excise tax risk in the fuel distribution market

January 22, 2018

Excise taxes in the oil and gas industry are confusing and complex, which is why excise and indirect taxes and fees tend to get ignored on the trading floor.

John Loiacono, director of commercial services for the Enbridge Energy Company, Inc., has been elected chairman of the Texas Pipeline Association (TPA). TPA is the largest state trade association in the country that solely represents the interests of the intrastate pipeline network. The association made the announcement last Friday at its annual meeting, held at the Hilton DoubleTree Hotel in downtown Houston.

John Loiacono elected chairman of the Texas Pipeline Association

January 22, 2018

John Loiacono, director of commercial services for the Enbridge Energy Company, Inc., has been elected chairman of the Texas Pipeline Association (TPA). TPA is the largest state...

The initial phase of this large-scale, deepwater project will consist of two development wells in Keathley Canyon 829 and a six-mile subsea tieback to the Lucius platform at Keathley Canyon 875.

LLOG Exploration commence development drilling at Buckskinin the deepwater Gulf of Mexico

January 22, 2018

The initial phase of this large-scale, deepwater project will consist of two development wells in Keathley Canyon 829 and a six-mile subsea tieback to the Lucius platform at Kea...

Brian Coffman, former senior vice president of refining for Andeavor Corporation, has been named president and chief executive officer of Motiva Enterprises LLC.

Motiva announces new President and CEO

January 22, 2018

Brian Coffman, former senior vice president of refining for Andeavor Corporation, has been named president and chief executive officer of Motiva Enterprises LLC.

An order of nuns brought their fight to stop a natural gas pipeline project on their rural Pennsylvania property to a federal appeals court Friday.

Nuns appeal pipeline project on religious grounds

January 22, 2018

An order of nuns brought their fight to stop a natural gas pipeline project on their rural Pennsylvania property to a federal appeals court Friday.

Iraq has signed a deal with a U.S. company to tap natural gas in one of its southern oil fields, a step toward exploiting a natural resource that has been neglected for decades.

Iraq signs rare gas deal with US firm

January 22, 2018

Iraq has signed a deal with a U.S. company to tap natural gas in one of its southern oil fields, a step toward exploiting a natural resource that has been neglected for decades.

A former oil executive was sentenced to life in prison and a former high-ranking Vietnamese government official received a lengthy prison term Monday at the end of a major corruption trial.

Vietnam jails former oil execs in high-profile graft case

January 22, 2018

A former oil executive was sentenced to life in prison and a former high-ranking Vietnamese government official received a lengthy prison term Monday at the end of a major corru...