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  • Ark. tells Exxon to clean spill's pathways better

    Arkansas' environmental agency has told Exxon Mobil that it must do more to correct oil-related contamination in a Lake Conway cove and three drainage ditches leading to it.


  • Pumped up: Salym Petroleum Development workers soon could be drilling for shale, or tight, oil. A venture between Gazprom Neft and Shell have announced plans to drill the first horizontal appraisal well in Russia. (Associated Press)

    Siberian shale find fuels Russia's fracking future

    Russia is showing the world that it does things in a big way at the Sochi Olympics. Now, at the opposite end of the vast country, Russia is aiming to be the next big player in the global shale oil revolution.


  • Senate Minority Leader Hollis French, D-Anchorage, addresses reporters during the minority's regular legislative news conference on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Juneau, Alaska. (AP Photo/Becky Bohrer)

    Executives hail project agreement as significant

    Executives from the North Slope's major oil and gas companies on Wednesday hailed an agreement with the state as a major step forward in pursuing a major liquefied natural gas project.


  • Miss. alligator infestation case before high court

    Tom and Consandra Christmas knew when they bought a piece of property in southwest Mississippi, they would have reptilian visitors occasionally. Alligators are endemic to the region of vast swamplands and marshy wilderness. But they weren't expecting 80 of them.


  • ExxonMobil to pay $2.3M in settlement with La.

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana officials say ExxonMobil will pay more than $2.3 million as part of a settlement agreement that resolves citations for chemical releases and spills and other alleged violations.


  • ** FILE ** Bank of America. (Associated Press)

    On the right, a rising passion for shareholder activism

    Some on the right are now embracing shareholder activism, using tactics pioneered on the left that have turned America's corporate boardrooms and annual meetings into battlegrounds over causes ranging from climate change and gay rights to universal health care and campaign spending reform.


  • Mercedes becomes global Masters sponsor

    Mercedes-Benz has upgraded its corporate involvement at the Masters by becoming one of three global sponsors, allowing the German-based automaker to air television ads during the limited commercial space in domestic telecasts.


  • ** FILE ** President Obama visits the TransCanada Stillwater Pipe Yard in Cushing, Okla., in March 2012. (Associated Press)

    Greens vow mass protests if Obama OKs Keystone pipeline

    As crews clean up spilled oil from a pipeline in Arkansas, environmental activists and others are using that spill and other incidents as fresh ammunition in their battle against the proposed Canada-to-Texas Keystone XL pipeline.


  • Mobil 1 extends NASCAR partnership through 2017

    Mobil 1 will remain the "Official Motor Oil of NASCAR" through 2017 under a contract extension announced Monday with parent company ExxonMobil.


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