Top News & Analysis North Dakota

  • Oct 24- A leak late on Sunday prompted Enterprise Products Partners to shut its Seaway Crude Pipeline system, the largest conduit for moving oil from the major storage hub in Cushing, Oklahoma to Gulf coast refineries. News of the leak dragged U.S. crude prices lower on Monday on worries that shutting down the 850,000 barrel-per-day Seaway system would bottle up...

  • Oct 24- A leak late on Sunday prompted Enterprise Products Partners to shut its Seaway Crude Pipeline system, the largest conduit for moving oil from the major storage hub in Cushing, Oklahoma to Gulf coast refineries. News of the leak dragged U.S. crude prices lower on Monday on worries that shutting down the 850,000 barrel-per-day Seaway system would bottle up...

  • Oct 24- T-Mobile US Inc raised its forecast for customer additions for the year and Chief Executive John Legere said AT&T Inc's proposed plan to buy Time Warner Inc could help T-Mobile to carve out more market share. "I would say the great news is going to be further unfocused than they are now and the upside opportunity to continue to acquire businesses in the...

  • Oct 22- More than 80 protesters were arrested on Saturday after clashing with police near a pipeline construction site in North Dakota, according to the local sheriff's department, which said pepper spray was used on some demonstrators. The 83 protesters were arrested near the site of the Dakota Access pipeline on numerous charges ranging from assault on a...

  • Oct 22- Around 80 protesters were arrested on Saturday for trespassing and rioting near a pipeline construction site in North Dakota, according to the local sheriff's department, who said pepper spray was used on some demonstrators. Rob Keller, a spokesman for the Morton County Sheriff's Department said by telephone that the department responded early in the...

  • Oct 22- Around 80 protesters were arrested on Saturday for trespassing and rioting near a pipeline construction site in North Dakota, according to the local sheriff's department, who said pepper spray was used on some demonstrators. Rob Keller, a spokesman for the Morton County Sheriff's Department said by telephone that the department responded early in the...

  • Oct 22- Around 80 protesters were arrested on Saturday for trespassing and rioting near a pipeline construction site in North Dakota, according to the local sheriff's department, who said pepper spray was used on some demonstrators. Rob Keller, a spokesman for the Morton County Sheriff's Department said by telephone that the department responded early in the...

  • Oct 21- A pipeline breach on Friday spilled gasoline in the vicinity of the Susquehanna River in Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, environmental authorities said, prompting a utility firm to warn customers to reduce water use as a precaution. The gasoline leaked into Wallis Run, a tributary of the Loyalsock Creek as a result of floods and landslides during heavy...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 21- The dramatic shift to online shopping that has crushed U.S. department stores in recent years now threatens the investors who a decade ago funded the vast expanse of brick and mortar emporiums that many Americans no longer visit. Wells Fargo estimates that about $38 billion of these loans were taken out by retailers, bundled into commercial...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 19- The California Attorney General's Office has launched a criminal investigation into Wells Fargo over allegations it opened millions of unauthorized customer accounts and credit cards, according to a seizure warrant seen by Reuters. Wells Fargo spokesman Mark Folk did not immediately provide a comment in response to requests from...

  • Oct 18- John Stumpf resigned from the boards of Chevron Corp and Target Corp a week after he quit Wells Fargo& Co as chief executive bowing to pressure over its sales tactics. Wells Fargo said on Oct. 12 that Stumpf, 63, was retiring and would be replaced by President and Chief Operating Officer Tim Sloan. Stumpf's fall from grace started with a $185 million...

  • BOSTON, Oct 18- Top Fidelity stock picker Will Danoff beat the drum for big tech stocks in his latest quarterly commentary but stayed silent on the unauthorized accounts scandal surrounding Wells Fargo& Co, one of his top holdings. Danoff has a $2.7 billion bet on the lender in his $108 billion Contrafund portfolio. The Boston- based fund is the third-largest...

  • BOSTON, Oct 18- Top Fidelity stock picker Will Danoff beat the drum for big tech stocks in his latest quarterly commentary but stayed silent on the controversy surrounding Wells Fargo& Co, one of his top holdings. Danoff has a $2.7 billion bet on the embattled lender in his $108 billion Contrafund portfolio. The Boston- based fund is the third largest mutual fund...

  • Oct 18- SM Energy Co said on Tuesday it would buy 35,700 net acres in West Texas's Howard and Martin counties for about $1.6 billion and sell its Williston Basin assets in North Dakota for $785 million to Oasis Petroleum Inc. The company had bought 24,783 net acres in Howard County for about $980 million in August. The company said it would pay $1.1 billion in cash...

  • Oct 18- SM Energy Co said on Tuesday it would buy 35,700 net acres in West Texas's Howard and Martin counties for about $1.6 billion and sell its Williston Basin assets in North Dakota for $785 million to Oasis Petroleum Inc. SM said the Texas purchase- from QStar LLC, a portfolio company of EnCap Investments LP and a related entity- would expand its footprint in the...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 17- Construction equipment for Dakota Access LLC's controversial $3.7 billion oil pipeline suffered about $2 million in damage in an intentionally set fire over the weekend in Iowa, authorities said on Monday. The Jasper County Sheriff's office said the fire occurred late Saturday near the town of Reasnor, Iowa, near where other equipment was set...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 17- Construction equipment for Dakota Access LLC's controversial $3.7 billion oil pipeline suffered about $2 million in damage in an intentionally set fire over the weekend in Iowa, authorities said on Monday. The Jasper County Sheriff's office said the fire occurred late Saturday near the town of Reasnor, Iowa, near where other equipment was set...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 17- Dakota Access LLC, operator of the controversial pipeline carrying oil from North Dakota to the U.S. Gulf Coast, said on Monday that construction equipment burned by unknown individuals over the weekend cost millions of dollars. Authorities suspect arson in the fire, which took place in Reasnor, Iowa, along the construction of the pipeline route,...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 17- Wells Fargo& Co's decision not to introduce new names onto its board or into the ranks of its senior management in the wake of a sales scandal has raised questions about whether it can truly fix the culture which caused its problems. John Stumpf, the bank's chairman and chief executive, left last week in response to a public outcry and the bank put Tim...

  • Oct 14- U.S. stocks ended little changed on Friday, losing ground late after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's comments on the economy unnerved investors. "In looking at the market, I think, yes, had a dovish tilt to it if you took it literally," said Quincy Krosby, market strategist at Prudential Financial in Newark, New Jersey. Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive of...