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There's a warrant out for the journalist who filmed dogs attacking Dakota Access activists

This story was originally published by the Guardian and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.

North Dakota police have issued an arrest warrant for the Democracy Now! 688 more words

Climate & Energy

Appeals Court Doesn't Stop Crude Oil Rail Shipments Through Richmond

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A state appeals court upheld dismissal of a lawsuit in which environmentalists sought to challenge crude oil rail shipments through Richmond. 459 more words

News

Explosive oil trains are feeling some serious heat this week

Exactly three years ago from last Tuesday, a 74-car freight train carrying nearly 30,000 gallons of crude oil was parked for the night when, in a fateful series of events, its brakes were unwittingly shut off. 339 more words

Climate & Energy

Credit Suisse: Oil Has Stabilized Because Saudis Got What They Wanted

Forget wealth effect. The global equity market can’t have a smooth bull run if oil prices are tanking.

This is because commodity-related capital expenditure accounts for around 30% of total capex globally, so even though consumers may benefit from cheaper oil, companies are hit first. 421 more words

Oil