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Terry Wade

Exxon warns low oil prices may dent reserves nearly 20 percent

Oct 28 2016

HOUSTON Exxon Mobil Corp, whose oil field assets are being investigated by the U.S. government, warned on Friday it may need to slash proved reserves on its books by nearly 20 percent if oil prices stay low for the rest of 2016.

Texas wildcatter eyes IPO after previous company exits bankruptcy

Oct 25 2016

HOUSTON Upstart oil company Energy Hunter Resources Inc said on Tuesday it plans to hold an initial public offering in November, only six months after founder Gary Evans left as chief executive of his previous company when it exited bankruptcy.

Texas wildcatter eyes IPO after previous company exits bankruptcy

Oct 25 2016

HOUSTON Upstart oil company Energy Hunter Resources Inc said on Tuesday it plans to hold an initial public offering in November, only six months after founder Gary Evans left as chief executive of his previous company when it exited bankruptcy.

Dakota Access pipeline opponents occupy land, citing 1851 treaty

Oct 24 2016

Native American protesters on Monday occupied privately owned land in North Dakota in the path of the proposed Dakota Access Pipeline, claiming they were the land's rightful owners under an 1851 treaty with the U.S. government.

Exxon asks court to toss out New York State's climate change case

Oct 17 2016

HOUSTON Exxon Mobil Corp asked a federal court on Monday to throw out a subpoena from New York State that would force the oil company to hand over decades of documents as part of a wide-ranging inquiry into whether it misled investors about climate change risks.

Exxon asks court to toss out New York State's climate change case

Oct 17 2016

HOUSTON Exxon Mobil Corp asked a federal court on Monday to throw out a subpoena from New York State that would force the oil company to hand over decades of documents as part of a wide-ranging inquiry into whether it misled investors about climate change risks.

Houston taco trucks register voters as Latinos flex political muscle

Sep 29 2016

HOUSTON Taco trucks in Houston have begun doubling as voter registration sites as Latinos in Texas flex their political muscle before the Nov. 8 presidential election in a state that has long symbolized Mexican immigration to the United States.

Relief arrives for U.S. shale firms as OPEC folds in price battle

Sep 29 2016

HOUSTON It was a moment U.S. shale oil producers have been waiting on for more than two years: OPEC nations finally agreed to cut production on Wednesday in a move that lifted low prices ravaging their budgets. | Video

RPT-Relief arrives for U.S. shale firms as OPEC folds in price battle

Sep 29 2016

HOUSTON, Sept 29 It was a moment U.S. shale oil producers have been waiting on for more than two years: OPEC nations finally agreed to cut production on Wednesday in a move that lifted low prices ravaging their budgets.

Relief arrives for U.S. shale firms as OPEC folds in price battle

Sep 29 2016

HOUSTON It was a moment U.S. shale oil producers have been waiting on for more than two years: OPEC nations finally agreed to cut production on Wednesday in a move that lifted low prices ravaging their budgets.

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