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  • HOUSTON, Nov 15- The companies behind the Dakota Access Pipeline asked a U.S. court to intervene in the fight over its completion as demonstrators fanned out across North America on Tuesday to protest the controversial project. In what could be the largest demonstrations to date, people gathered outside Army Corps of Engineers offices, banks and energy...

  • HOUSTON, Nov 15- The companies behind the Dakota Access Pipeline have asked a U.S. court to intervene in the fight over its completion as demonstrators across North America on Tuesday protested the project over fears it would pollute water supplies and destroy sacred Native American tribal sites. In what could be the largest protests to date, people gathered...

  • CARACAS, Nov 15- Multinational companies are selling their Venezuelan operations at hefty discounts- or even giving them away- as they to seek to escape the OPEC nation's soaring inflation and chronic supply shortages. One company, U.S. autoparts-maker Dana, last year sold its debt-laden Venezuela operations to a local buyer for no cash compensation.

  • HOUSTON, Nov 15- Demonstrators across U.S. cities will gather outside offices of the Army Corps of Engineers, banks and energy companies on Tuesday in the largest protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline since the U.S. government halted the project in September. "The purpose is to elevate the issue and to encourage the Army Corps to exert its power to stop this...

  • Standing Rock Souix Native Americans are camped out against the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline in Cannon Ball, North Dakota as the Super Moon rises over the horizon.

    Nov 14- Federal authorities deferred a final decision on a controversial North Dakota section of the Dakota Access Pipeline on Monday in a statement that highlighted concerns about the "repeated" dispossession of tribal lands in the country's past. The Departments of the Army and Interior, in a joint statement, said that while their previous decisions to grant...

  • TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15 MELBOURNE- Reserve Bank of Australia to publish the minutes of its November policy meeting- 0030 GMT. LONDON- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard participates in panel, "Monetary Policy after QE: Helicopter Money or Back to Raising Rates?" NEW YORK- The Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the Board of Governors of the Federal...

  • TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15 MELBOURNE- Reserve Bank of Australia to publish the minutes of its November policy meeting- 0030 GMT. LONDON- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard participates in panel, "Monetary Policy after QE: Helicopter Money or Back to Raising Rates? NEW YORK- The Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the Board of Governors of the Federal...

  • Nov 14- Federal authorities deferred a final decision on a controversial North Dakota section of the Dakota Access Pipeline on Monday in a statement that highlighted concerns about the "repeated" dispossession of tribal lands in the country's past. The Departments of the Army and Interior, in a joint statement, said that while their previous decisions to grant...

  • Nov 14- Federal authorities deferred a final decision on a controversial North Dakota section of the Dakota Access Pipeline on Monday in a statement that highlighted concerns about the "repeated" dispossession of tribal lands in the country's past. The Departments of the Army and Interior, in a joint statement, said that while their previous decisions to grant...

  • WICHITA FALLS, Texas- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in moderated Q&A before the Wichita Falls 26th Annual Economic Forum. TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15 MELBOURNE- Reserve Bank of Australia to publish the minutes of its November policy meeting- 0030 GMT. LONDON- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard participates...

  • WICHITA FALLS, Texas- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in moderated Q&A before the Wichita Falls 26th Annual Economic Forum. TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15 MELBOURNE- Reserve Bank of Australia to publish the minutes of its November policy meeting- 0030 GMT. "LONDON- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard participates...

  • MANDAN, N.D./ WASHINGTON, Nov 11- About 40 people involved in protests against the Dakota Access oil pipeline were arrested on Friday in rural North Dakota as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said it would soon clarify its plans for the controversial project near sacred tribal lands. In North Dakota, police confronted about 100 protesters barricading a highway...

  • WICHITA FALLS, Texas- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in moderated Q&A before the Wichita Falls 26th Annual Economic Forum. TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15 MELBOURNE- Reserve Bank of Australia to publish the minutes of its November policy meeting- 0030 GMT. LONDON- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard participates...

  • WICHITA FALLS, Texas- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in moderated Q&A before the Wichita Falls 26th Annual Economic Forum. TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15 MELBOURNE- Reserve Bank of Australia to publish the minutes of its November policy meeting- 0030 GMT. "LONDON- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard participates...

  • MANDAN, N.D./ WASHINGTON, Nov 11- About 40 protesters against the Dakota Access oil pipeline were arrested on Friday in rural North Dakota as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said it would soon clarify its plans for the controversial project near sacred tribal lands. Smoke was seen billowing from a large excavation machine near a site off Route 6 in rural North...

  • MANDAN, N.D., Nov 11- A decision on whether the Dakota Access Pipeline will be allowed to tunnel under a lake near sacred tribal lands in North Dakota will come in the next few days, possibly by Monday, a U.S. government spokeswoman said on Friday. Smoke was seen billowing from a large excavation machine near a site off Route 6 in rural North Dakota, and protesters had...

  • MANDAN, N.D., Nov 11- A decision on whether the Dakota Access Pipeline will be allowed to be completed near sacred tribal lands in North Dakota will come in the next few days, possibly by Monday, a U.S. government spokeswoman said on Friday. The statement by spokeswoman Amy Gaskill of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers came as police again confronted protesters at a...

  • SAN FRANCISCO- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams participates in Pacific Business and Investment Briefing: Panel Discussion, "Leveraging Regional Strengths to Grow Chinese Trade and Investment"- 2330 GMT. MONDAY, NOVEMBER 14 SAN FRANCISCO- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams participates in Pacific...

  • SAN FRANCISCO- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams participates in Pacific Business and Investment Briefing: Panel Discussion, "Leveraging Regional Strengths to Grow Chinese Trade and Investment"- 2330 GMT. MONDAY, NOVEMBER 14 SAN FRANCISCO- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams participates in Pacific...

  • Nov 10- Independent oil and natural gas company WildHorse Resource Development Corp filed with securities regulators on Thursday to raise up to $650 million in an initial public offering. The company, which operates in the Eagle Ford basin in southeast Texas and the Terryville Complex in North Louisiana, said it intends to list its common stock on the New York...