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  • HOUSTON, May 21- A judge on Thursday denied Royal Dutch Shell's appeal of a ruling that a proposed oil-by-rail project at its Washington state refinery must undergo a full environmental review, just two weeks after a crude train derailment caused a fire in North Dakota. Shell had appealed a February ruling from a Skagit County Office of Land Use Hearings...

  • Corn futures also rose at the Chicago Board of Trade, following gains in wheat and on fears that frost in North Dakota could harm emerging plants there. "We are probably trading headlines today- forecasts for heavy rains in Texas and Oklahoma," said Austin Damiani, analyst at Frontier Futures. Rains could arrive midweek in Texas and Oklahoma, possibly causing local...

  • LOS ANGELES, May 18- Nearly six million people with disabilities may benefit from new tax-free savings plans approved by Congress last year, but the accounts may not be as helpful or available as quickly as originally promised. After a decade of lobbying by disability advocates, Congress passed The Achieving a Better Life Experience Act in the final hour before...

  • KUALA LUMPUR, May 18- ConocoPhillips expects to maintain capital expenditure for the next three years, after reducing it earlier this year due to the oil price drop, Chief Executive Ryan Lance told Reuters on Monday. ConocoPhillips, like other exploration and production companies, has slashed capital spending in response to persistently lower oil prices, and...

  • HOUSTON, May 15- BNSF Railway Co this week told customers it had dropped a plan announced last year to buy 5,000 stronger crude oil tank cars after customers were concerned about the company moving into railcar ownership. The company, owned by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc also said in a letter sent to shippers on Wednesday it is concerned that new U.S....

  • WILLISTON, N.D., May 15- Oil and gas producer WPX Energy Inc would add one or two drilling rigs in North Dakota if WTI oil prices stabilized around $65 per barrel, Chief Executive Rick Muncrief told Reuters on Friday. The forecast falls in line with U.S. shale peers, several of whom have pointed to $65 to $70 per barrel as the range in which they would add rigs and ramp up...

  • LONDON, May 14- U.S. shale producers are the new "swing producers" in the oil market, as many analysts have noted, but the status of swing producer is hugely misunderstood. Between the 1930 s and the 1970 s, the role fell to small, independent well owners of Texas, who were forced to limit their production to balance the global oil market. The swing producer role has now...

  • UPDATE 8-Oil down on ample supply as June Brent expires Thursday, 14 May 2015 | 3:26 PM ET

    *Singapore- flagged oil products tanker fired on in Gulf. Expiring front-month Brent June crude fell 22 cents to settle at $66.59 a barrel. RBOB gasoline futures rose 1.70 cents to settle at $2.0575 a gallon and ULSD futures managed a 0.05 cent gain to $2.0056.

  • *Singapore- flagged oil products tanker fired on in Gulf. *Brent June crude contract expires on Thursday. Expiring front-month Brent June crude was down 26 cents at $66.65 a barrel at 1:17 p.m. EDT.

  • *Singapore- flagged oil products tanker fired on in Gulf. Prices, especially Brent's, received support from news that Iran's Revolutionary Guard fired warning shorts over a Singapore- flagged oil products tanker in international waters in the Gulf. Expiring Brent June crude was up 19 cents at $67 a barrel at 11:43 a.m. EDT, having swung from $66.32 to $67.29.

  • *North Dakota posts surprise oil output jump. LONDON, May 14- Oil slipped back below $67 a barrel on Thursday as a market torn between a U.S. stock draw and an overall glut of crude in the Atlantic Basin struggled for direction. June Brent crude was trading 10 cents lower at $66.71 a barrel as of 1434 GMT, after trading as high as $67.29.

  • COLUMN-Who wants to be a swing producer? No one: Kemp Thursday, 14 May 2015 | 8:45 AM ET

    LONDON, May 14- U.S. shale producers are the new "swing producers" in the oil market, as many analysts have noted, but the status of swing producer is hugely misunderstood. Between the 1930 s and the 1970 s, the role fell to small, independent well owners of Texas, who were forced to limit their production to balance the global oil market. The swing producer role has now...

  • *North Dakota posts surprise oil output jump. LONDON, May 14- Oil prices steadied above $67 a barrel in choppy trading on Thursday as the market shook off concerns surrounding the overall glut of crude in the Atlantic Basin. June Brent crude was trading 39 cents higher at $67.20 a barrel as of 1139 GMT, after trading as low as $66.32.

  • *North Dakota posts surprise oil output jump. June Brent crude was trading 10 cents down at $66.71 a barrel as of 0917 GMT. China, the world's top energy consumer, saw its economy losing more steam in April despite easier monetary policy, while Europe's largest economy, Germany, slowed in the first quarter.

  • China, the world's top energy consumer, saw its economy losing more steam in April despite easier monetary policy, while Europe's largest economy, Germany, slowed in the first quarter. In the United States, retail sales were flat in April, dampening hopes of a sharp rebound in growth in the second quarter. June Brent crude fell 17 cents to $66.64 a barrel as of 0421 GMT...

  • China, the world's top energy consumer, saw its economy losing more steam in April despite easier monetary policy, while Europe's largest economy, Germany, slowed in the first quarter. In the United States, retail sales were flat in April, dampening hopes of a sharp rebound in growth in the second quarter. June Brent crude fell 22 cents to $66.59 a barrel as of 0221 GMT...

  • SINGAPORE, May 14- Oil prices fell on Thursday morning after major U.S. oil producing state North Dakota posted a surprising output hike and ongoing high stocks were expected to weigh on import and production demand. *Front-month U.S. crude was down 39 cents at $60.11 a barrel at 0022 GMT. *No. 2 U.S. oil producing state North Dakota posted a surprising output hike in...

  • WILLISTON, N.D., May 13- North Dakota posted a surprising jump in oil and natural gas output in March, as producers leaned on newer technologies and processes to offset a slump in commodity prices. "We scratched our heads in the month of March" as to why production increased, Lynn Helms, director of the state's Department of Mineral Resources, said during a conference...

  • FACTBOX-What would it take to free U.S. oil exports? Wednesday, 13 May 2015 | 11:18 AM ET

    However, Senator Lisa Murkowski, the Republican head of her chamber's energy committee, introduced a bill on Wednesday that would lift the ban Congress passed in 1975 after the Arab oil embargo created fears of global shortages. While there is plenty of resistance in Congress against lifting the ban, the prospects for a reversal could improve under some of the...

  • What would it take to free U.S. oil exports? Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | 7:32 PM ET

    However, Senator Lisa Murkowski, the Republican head of her chamber's energy committee, is expected to introduce a bill as soon as Tuesday night that would lift the ban Congress passed in 1975 after the Arab oil embargo created fears of global shortages. While there is plenty of resistance in Congress against lifting the ban, the prospects for a reversal could...