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America’s Oil Boom Is Fueled By A Tech Boom

The U.S. is on track to become the world’s biggest oil producer, pumping out more crude than at its peak nearly a half century ago. For decades, few expected such a comeback, and it’s all the more remarkable because the price of a barrel of oil is nowhere near what it was during the last, […]

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U.S. Shale Oil: Saudi Prince’s Fear Delights North Dakotan

By ALAN FARNHAM July 31, 2013 Should Saudi Arabia fear North Dakota? A member of the Saudi royal family says yes. Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, founder of Kingdom Holding and a multi-billionaire investor in News Corp, Time Warner and Citigroup, among other companies, has told Saudi Oil Minister Ali Al-Naimi that the desert kingdom is […]

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