More production expected from top U.S. oil shale basins

More production expected from top U.S. oil shale basins

Oil production from some of the top shale basins in the United States is expected to increase by 70,000 barrels per day next month, the Energy Department said.
Daniel J. Graeber
'Boats 'N Hoes' political action committee will be dissolved

'Boats 'N Hoes' political action committee will be dissolved

'Boats 'N Hoes' political action committee started by underling of Republican political consultant to be dissolved after criticism from Texas Democratic Party.
Evan Bleier
Puerto Rican musician Cheo Feliciano dead at 78

Puerto Rican musician Cheo Feliciano dead at 78

Puerto Rican salsa singer Cheo Feliciano was killed in a car crash on Thursday.
Annie Marin
Captain of South Korean ferry apologizes

Captain of South Korean ferry apologizes

The captain of the South Korean ferry that capsized Wednesday with 460 people aboard apologized during a press conference for the accident.
Aileen Graef
U.S. to fund cutting-edge renewable energy programs

U.S. to fund cutting-edge renewable energy programs

As much as $4 billion in loan guarantees may be available for cutting-edge renewable energy technologies, the U.S. Department of Energy said.
Daniel J. Graeber
Fracking study in Pennsylvania finds few water concerns

Fracking study in Pennsylvania finds few water concerns

Water quality in Pennsylvania hasn't been affected by hydraulic fracturing in the state, a report from state's conservation department said.
Daniel J. Graeber
Judge tells father to stop emailing his children in all capital letters

Judge tells father to stop emailing his children in all capital letters

High Court judge tells "insensitive" father in custody dispute to stop emailing his children in all capital letters because it looks like he's shouting.
Evan Bleier
N.D. governor questions coal pollution limits

N.D. governor questions coal pollution limits

North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple said a "one-size-fits-all" effort to reduce carbon dioxide emissions isn't the right tool to control pollution.
Daniel J. Graeber
Russia may lose energy game over Ukraine, U.S. says

Russia may lose energy game over Ukraine, U.S. says

Russia has "a lot to lose" if it continues to use energy as a geopolitical tool in the row over Ukraine, a U.S. State Department spokeswoman said.
Daniel J. Graeber
Bad weather hampers South Korean ferry rescue

Bad weather hampers South Korean ferry rescue

Bad weather, murky waters and strong currents have made it difficult to search for survivors from the South Korean ferry that sank 12 miles off Byungpoong.
Ananth Baliga
EU, Ukraine, U.S. and Russia come together for de-escalation talks

EU, Ukraine, U.S. and Russia come together for de-escalation talks

Four-party talks focused on de-escalating the crisis in Ukraine are underway in Geneva.
JC Finley
Canada gives OK to West Coast LNG terminal

Canada gives OK to West Coast LNG terminal

The approval of an export license for Triton LNG Ltd. from a port in British Columbia gives Canadian energy companies access to new markets, a regulator said.
Daniel J. Graeber
Florida man busted after allegedly burglarizing business he follows on Instagram

Florida man busted after allegedly burglarizing business he follows on Instagram

Owner of Florida E-cigs and Vapes recognized burglary suspect Tanner Bradshaw because the 18-year-old follows his business on Instagram.
Evan Bleier
Parents and principal say more than 100 Nigerian girls still missing

Parents and principal say more than 100 Nigerian girls still missing

The principal of the Nigerian school and parents have refuted the military's claims that 121 of the 129 girls have been found, after being abducted April 14.
Ananth Baliga
Putin claims right to use military force to protect Russian citizens in Ukraine

Putin claims right to use military force to protect Russian citizens in Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin asserted his right to use military force to protect the rights of Russian citizens in Ukraine, during a live Q&A session.
Ananth Baliga

GMLRS alternative warhead completes production qualification tests

Lockheed Martin says warhead variant that meets cluster munition guidelines passes final production qualification tests.
Richard Tomkins
UAV production to remain profitable

UAV production to remain profitable

No nosedive for unmanned aerial vehicles, forecasting firm says.
Richard Tomkins
Thakes UK, Global Komited Sdn Bhd in strategic partnership

Thakes UK, Global Komited Sdn Bhd in strategic partnership

Thales UK and a subsidiary of Malaysia's Weststar Group in development and marketing deal.
Richard Tomkins

Diligent Consulting tapped for Air Force Network support

The U.S. Air Force has given a $1.7 million contract to Diligent Consulting for support services.
Richard Tomkins
Engility Holdings to support EW modernization

Engility Holdings to support EW modernization

U.S. Navy and Australian aircraft getting technology support from Engility Holdings.
Richard Tomkins
Japan National Police order another AW139

Japan National Police order another AW139

AgustaWestland beefs up its aircraft presence in Japan.
Richard Tomkins

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Deep sea rocks may be future source for rare earth metals

Deep sea rocks may be future source for rare earth metals

A new study suggests humans could extract rare earth metals from the solid nodes of iron and manganese littering the ocean floor
Brooks Hays
Joe Biden joins Instagram, snaps selfie with Obama

Joe Biden joins Instagram, snaps selfie with Obama

Welcome to Instagram, Mr. Vice President.
Kate Stanton
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