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Biden Administration Backs Oil Sands Pipeline Challenge

The Biden government has defended a controversial pipeline project that would transport hundreds of thousands of barrels of oil through Minnesota's tricky watersheds, and in a court paper called for a challenge from local tribes and…

Venezuela Releases 6 U.S. Oil Executives to Home Arrest

HOUSTON - The Venezuelan government released a group of American refinery managers from prison and under house arrest in Caracas on Friday, a possible sign that President Nicolás Maduro is looking to improve relations with the Biden…

How We Tracked Secret Oil Deliveries to North Korea

A satellite captured this image over the ocean near Taiwan on a cloudy day in May 2020. At first it just seems to show clouds until you take a closer look and improve the picture. What you are seeing here is a transfer of oil on a ship…

Ahmed Zaki Yamani, Former Saudi Oil Minister, Dies at 90

Ahmed Zaki Yamani, Saudi Arabia's powerful oil minister and architect of the Arab world's aspiration to control its own energy resources in the 1970s and later influence oil production, fuel prices and international affairs, died in London.…