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Liz Hampton

Shares in oilfield firm Weatherford International drop below $1

Nov 13 2018

HOUSTON Shares of oilfield services firm Weatherford International on Tuesday slipped below $1 apiece, to a 29-year low, the latest sign that investors are losing confidence in its turnaround plan.

GE speeds plan to raise $4 billion cash, lifts sagging shares

Nov 13 2018

NEW YORK/HOUSTON General Electric Co plans to raise $4 billion in needed cash by year end, the company said on Tuesday, speeding its planned sale of a stake in oilfield services unit Baker Hughes .

Colorado voters reject tougher rules on oil and gas drilling

Nov 13 2018

Colorado voters on Tuesday rejected a measure calling for greater distances between oil and gas drilling and public spaces, a move opponents said would have sharply limited new wells in the fifth-largest oil producing state in the nation.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Colorado voters reject tougher rules on oil and gas drilling

Nov 07 2018

Nov 7 Colorado voters on Tuesday rejected a measure calling for greater distances between oil and gas drilling and public spaces, a move opponents said would have sharply limited new wells in the fifth-largest oil producing state in the nation.

Voters in three U.S. states reject initiatives to curb fossil fuel use

Nov 07 2018

Voters in Colorado, Arizona and Washington states rejected ballot initiatives that sought to curb fossil fuels use by restricting drilling, putting a fee on carbon emissions and mandating wider use of renewable energy.

Voters in 3 U.S. states reject initiatives to curb fossil fuel use

Nov 07 2018

Nov 7 Voters in Colorado, Arizona and Washington states have rejected ballot initiatives that sought to curb fossil fuels use by restricting drilling, putting a fee on carbon emissions or mandating wider use of renewable energy.

Colorado voters reject tougher rules on oil and gas drilling

Nov 07 2018

Nov 7 Colorado voters on Tuesday rejected a measure calling for greater distances between oil and gas drilling and public spaces, a move opponents said would have sharply limited new wells in the fifth-largest oil producing state in the nation.

Democrat O'Rourke takes on big challenge: turning Texas

Nov 06 2018

EL PASO, Texas In one of the biggest challenges for his party in Tuesday's elections, Beto O'Rourke hoped to oust Republican Ted Cruz and become the first Democrat elected to the U.S. Senate from the deeply conservative state of Texas in three decades. | Video

Taking on U.S. Senator Cruz, Democrat O'Rourke tries to turn Texas

Nov 06 2018

EL PASO, Texas, Nov 6 Democratic U.S. Representative Beto O'Rourke of Texas faces one of his party's biggest challenges on Tuesday, as he aims to oust Republican Ted Cruz to become the first Democrat elected to the U.S. Senate in the deeply conservative state in three decades.

Shares of EOG Resources fall 4 percent after it raises 2018 spending

Nov 02 2018

HOUSTON Shares of EOG Resources Inc fell on Friday, a day after the shale oil producer bumped up its 2018 budget to spend more to retain service providers through the end of the year.

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