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Jul 28, 2014

When It Comes to Office Work, You Can't Be Too Careful

Safety awareness is serious business at workplaces such as construction sites, food manufacturing plants, mines and oil rigs. Now field-inspired safety protocols are migrating to the office, where hazards include dripping umbrellas and hot cups of co...

Jul 16, 2014

Libyan Oil Output Highest in Five Months

Libya's oil production has returned to its highest level in five months following the faster-than-expected ramp-up of its largest oil field, according to official data...

Jul 11, 2014

Iraq Kurds take over 2 northern oil fields

BAGHDAD — Kurdish security forces took over two major oil fields outside the disputed northern city of Kirkuk before dawn Friday and said they would use some of the production for domestic purposes, escalating a dispute the central government of Prim... #Iraq #Kirkuk #Nouri al-Maliki

Jul 11, 2014

Iraq tension increases as Kurdish forces seize oil fields

The rift between Iraq's government and the semiautonomous Kurdistan region deepened Friday, as Kurdish forces snatched control of two major oil fields and Prime Minister Nouri Maliki appointed replacements for Cabinet members who declared a boycott... #Iraq #Kirkuk #Nouri al-Maliki

Jul 11, 2014

Iraqi Kurds Seize Oil Fields

Kurdish Peshmerga forces seized control of production facilities at two key oil fields near the northern city of Kirkuk, Iraq's Oil Ministry said... #Iraq #Kirkuk

Jul 07, 2014

In California Oil Field, Another Prized Fuel

Oil producers and farmers have competed for water during the state’s drought, but an oil field in the Central Valley is aiding agricultural irrigation... #Iraq #Kirkuk

Jul 11, 2014

Iraqi authorities say Kurdish forces have taken over 2 oil fields near northern city of Kirkuk

Iraq's Oil Ministry says Kurdish fighters have taken over two oil fields outside the disputed northern city of Kirkuk... #Iraq #Kirkuk #Baghdad

Jul 03, 2014

ISIS militant group takes control of Syria's largest oil field

Militants from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant marched across eastern Syria near the border with Iraq on Thursday, taking control of towns, villages and the country's largest oil field as rival rebel factions gave up the fight, activists say... #Syria #Iraq

Jul 05, 2014

Taliban Insurgents Set Blaze in Massive Field of Oil Tankers

About 200 tankers meant to support U.S. troops were lit on fire after a targeted Taliban strik... #Taliban #Afghanistan

Jul 26, 2014

Jets' new pass rusher Jason Babin ready to play any role

Jason Babin cautions that it may take him some time to get up to speed with the Jets' defense. "When you come out here in a situation like this and you see these guys making their calls, making their checks, I'm still learning their names, learning n... #Philadelphia Eagles #New York Jets #Jason Babin #Rex Ryan #National Football League