Fracking

COVID-19 Exposes Opponents Of ‘Fracking' For Oil And Natural Gas

12 hours ago   |   Forbes

The question: why did so many presidential candidates propose energy policies that were: (1) a direct threat to U. S. national security, (2) morally unjust, (3) counter to...
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Troubles In The Fracking Industry Are Nothing To Celebrate

5 days ago   |   Forbes

With oil prices plunging from over $60/bbl to $30/bbl, fracking-reliant oil producers are feeling pain. If American frackers can't compete with Saudi oil in an open market...
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Postpartum Anxiety Is an Epidemic Among American Mothers. Why Does It So Often Go Undiagnosed?

11 days ago   |   Time

As a new mother, I worried about mouse poop in the small cabin where I lived. About fracking chemicals in the water. About glyphosate in the oatmeal. About flame retardants in...
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Trump licks his chops as Biden veers left on sanctuary cities, fracking

Trump licks his chops as Biden veers left on sanctuary cities, fracking

13 days ago   |   Politico

At Sunday night's debate, Bernie Sanders scoffed at Joe Biden's nearly $2 trillion - with a t - plan to combat climate change. “What Joe is saying is nowhere near enough,”...
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Oil prices tank to four-year low, US crude falls below $30 a barrel

Oil prices tank to four-year low, US crude falls below $30 a barrel

13 days ago   |   RT   |   8 articles

The price of oil continued its downward trajectory on Monday as emergency rate cuts by the US Federal Reserve and its global counterparts failed to calm the markets. Benchmark...
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America's Energy Edge

16 days ago   |   Foreign Affairs

Only five years ago, the world's supply of oil appeared to be peaking, and as conventional gas production declined in the United States, it seemed that the country would become...
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Russia-Saudi revenge against shale oil threatens to crush entire US financial system, Professor Wolff tells Boom Bust

Russia-Saudi revenge against shale oil threatens to crush entire US financial system, Professor Wolff tells Boom Bust

17 days ago   |   RT

Global stock markets hit bear territory this week, with oil prices experiencing their biggest plunge since the 1991 Gulf War. Boom Bust is joined by Professor Richard Wolff of...
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3 Reasons Trump Will Survive The Oil Price Crash

19 days ago   |   Forbes

Oil prices are down which threatens American fracking, but don't count on it to hurt Trump in November.
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Plummeting Oil Prices Could Force A Reckoning For The American Fracking Boom

Plummeting Oil Prices Could Force A Reckoning For The American Fracking Boom

20 days ago   |   The Huffington Post   |   2 articles

A price war led by Saudi Arabia and Russia is crushing the price per barrel just as the coronavirus is hurting demand.
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Putin Targets U.S. Fracking With Oil Price War, in New Threat to Trump's Election-Year Economy

21 days ago   |   Newsweek

"The Kremlin has decided to sacrifice OPEC+ to stop U.S. shale producers and punish the U.S. for messing with Nord Stream 2," Alexander Dynkin said.
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John Prine hospitalized in critical condition with coronavirus symptoms

John Prine hospitalized in critical condition with coronavirus symptoms

NEW YORK - The family of John Prine says the singer-songwriter is critically ill and has been placed on a ventilator while being treated for COVID-19-type symptoms. A message... Read more ...

Justice Department reviews stock trades by lawmakers after coronavirus briefings

Justice Department reviews stock trades by lawmakers after coronavirus briefings

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Monsey Hanukkah stabbing victim Josef Neumann dies three months after attack

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A towel Kobe Bryant wore during his farewell speech sold at an auction for...

A towel Kobe Bryant wore during his farewell speech sold at an auction for over $30,000

The towel that basketball legend Kobe Bryant draped over his shoulders during his farewell speech in 2016, along with tickets to Bryant's final game, sold at a virtual auction... Read more ...

Trump extends coronavirus social-distancing guidelines to April 30

Trump extends coronavirus social-distancing guidelines to April 30

President Trump on Sunday announced that federal social-distancing guidelines would be extended to April 30 in an effort to curb the coronavirus outbreak. The initial 15-day... Read more ...

Trump adds 30 days to distancing guidelines as virus spreads

Trump adds 30 days to distancing guidelines as virus spreads

President Donald Trump is extending the voluntary national shutdown for a month as the number of cases and deaths from the coronavirus pandemic rise in the U.S. Read more ...

Country music star Joe Diffie dies after testing positive for Covid-19

Country music star Joe Diffie dies after testing positive for Covid-19

Country music legend Joe Diffie has died of the Covid-19 coronavirus, aged 61. The ‘Pickup Man' singer was diagnosed with the deadly illness only two days before his... Read more ...

Tokyo Olympic head expects call from IOC's Bach on new date

Tokyo Olympic head expects call from IOC's Bach on new date

TOKYO - Tokyo Olympic President Yoshiro Mori said Monday he expects to talk with IOC President Thomas Bach this week about potential dates and other details for the rescheduled... Read more ...

Spanish emergency health chief Fernando Simon tests POSITIVE for Covid-19

Spanish emergency health chief Fernando Simon tests POSITIVE for Covid-19

Spain's emergency health chief Fernando Simon has tested positive for the Covid-19 infection. The 57-year-old began displaying symptoms on Sunday evening and underwent testing... Read more ...

'The pain looks far from over': Stocks whipsaw as oil plunges to 17-year low...

'The pain looks far from over': Stocks whipsaw as oil plunges to 17-year low on coronavirus fears

European and Asian stocks dropped and US futures whipsawed on Monday as investors weighed plunging oil prices and escalating coronavirus risks against stimulus measures. Oil... Read more ...