Texas Gains 3 Rigs As US Rig Count Rises To 1,008The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by five this week to 1,008.
Police: Parents Poured Hot Oil On 16-Year-Old Daughter Who Refused Arranged MarriageIraqi parents have been charged with attacking her for refusing to wed an older man.
Authorities Investigating Buckets Of Oil, Anti-Freeze Dumped Into CreekAuthorities in Collin County are searching for a possible suspect(s) after they found buckets of oil and anti-freeze had been dumped into a creek.
U.S. Oil Expected To Meet Most Of World's Growth In DemandA global energy watchdog says booming production in the United States will meet 80 percent global growth in demand for oil over the next five years.
Trump Moves To Vastly Expand Offshore Drilling Off US CoastsThe Trump administration on Thursday moved to vastly expand offshore drilling from the Atlantic to the Arctic oceans.
Trump Administration Aims To Trim Rules On Offshore DrillingThe Trump administration on Friday proposed to rewrite or kill rules on offshore oil and gas drilling that were imposed after the deadly 2010 rig explosion and oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
Exxon Says It Will Increase Climate-Change DisclosuresExxon says it will give more details about how climate change could affect its business.
Exxon's 3Q Profit Jumps 50 Percent, Beating ForecastsBuoyed by higher oil prices, Exxon Mobil reported Friday that third-quarter profit jumped 50 percent from a year ago to nearly $4 billion.
EPA Announces $115 Million Cleanup For Houston SiteThe EPA approved a plan to remove sediments laced with highly toxic dioxin from a partially submerged Superfund site near Houston damaged during Hurricane Harvey.
Evidence Of Spills At Toxic Site During Harvey FloodingThe U.S. government received reports of three spills at one of Houston's dirtiest Superfund toxic waste sites in the days after the drenching rains from Hurricane Harvey finally stopped.
Official Says Texas Gas Supply Recovering After HarveyA Texas official says the state's gasoline supply is recovering quickly after shortages he blames on hoarding and panic buying due to Harvey.
Nation's Biggest Refinery In Port Arthur Starts Revving UpThe nation's largest oil refinery is starting to reboot after shutting down ahead of Harvey's onslaught.