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Saudis foil embassy attack, arrest 93

...killed dozens of people, including foreigners, and threatened the stability of one of the world's most important oil-producing nations. Saudi Arabia is also home to Islam's holiest sites in Mecca and Medina.Interior Ministry spokesman Maj...
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Airlines soar to record profits routes, where their profits are suffering because of the strong U.S. dollar and weaker travel in oil-producing countries. Reducing so-called capacity tends to lead to higher fares and fewer empty seats - the simple math of...
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ND now 3rd biggest crude-producing state

...Dakota has overtaken California as the third-largest oil-producing state in the nation.Production totals released climate."North Dakota was the ninth-largest oil-producing state in 2006, and surpassed Louisiana in 2009 to...
ND passes Alaska to become nation's No. 2 oil producer

BISMARCK, N.D. - North Dakota has passed Alaska to become the second-leading oil-producing state in the nation, trailing only Texas, state officials said Tuesday.North Dakota oil drillers pumped 17.8 million barrels...
Senators preparing for oil tax bill vote

...production taxes in Alaska - a move proponents argue is needed to make the state "competitive" with other major oil-producing jurisdictions, and which detractors deride as a "giveaway" to oil companies with no guarantee of increased oil...
My Turn: 2014 election brings new Energy to U.S. Senate

...American oil to American markets.After years of high prices, current per-barrel values present challenges to oil-producing states, and the artificial barrier of an export ban does not help. Fungible commodities like oil are best bought...
Gas prices are dropping with oil prices - sort of

...other costs - largely transportation and storage - factor into the prices Alaskans pay, which is why, even as an oil-producing state, fuel costs more here."Oil and oil products are not the same products or the same market," said John Tichotsky...
My Turn: Alaska Bankers Association: Vote no on one

...For example, combined oil production in the mature oil-producing states of Texas and North Dakota has grown by over...Under ACES, Alaska had fallen to fourth place among oil-producing states with the expectation of further decline. Our...
More proof that production isn't a priority for Obama administration

...the State Department announcement said more time is needed for the review of comments and documents.People in oil-producing states such as Alaska have long been suspect of this administration, which through this latest action on Keystone...
Evolution of Alaska's oil taxes

...costs to be deducted.For most of its years as an oil producing state - in Cook Inlet since the 1960s and the North...times.It was one of the highest tax regimes of any oil-producing region of the world among those that used tax and royalty...


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