Drilling for oil and gas in Wyoming has sunk to the lowest rate since 1999 amid oil prices that are too low for petroleum companies to invest in new exploration.
With oil prices sinking enough that drillers may soon see a more favorable tax rate, North Dakota lawmakers approved a new framework Friday that cuts the price-triggered exemption in exchange for...
For airlines, the record profits keep coming, thanks to cheaper jet fuel.
Shares of some top oil companies are down at 1 p.m.: BP PLC fell $.20 or .5 percent, to $43.40.
Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. declined by 22 this week to 932 amid depressed oil prices.
The hall for the Irbil Oil and Gas Exhibition this week was crowded with company displays, executives and investors.
Stock indexes edged higher Friday, helped by gains in big technology companies including Google, Amazon and Microsoft.
The controversy over the alleged conflicts of interest between the Clinton Foundation and Hillary Clinton’s duties as secretary of state continues.
A federal judge ruled this week that boats could not navigate North Carolina's second-largest river system at the time of American independence, a decision that helps Alcoa Inc. as it tries to...
After cost increases scuttled plans for a natural gas pipeline beneath Lake Champlain, a northern New York paper company is going to get its natural gas by truck.