HOUSTON (Reuters) - Surging shale production is poised to push U.S. oil output to more than 10 million barrels per day - toppling a record set in 1970 and crossing a threshold few could have imagined even a decade ago.
A potential breakthrough technology is being tested in Houston—a new kind of natural-gas power plant that captures and reuses what normally goes up the smokestack: carbon dioxide, heat, and water. But the concept endured another kind of test last w
Air quality in Beijing has improved dramatically this winter, showing that President Xi Jinping's environmental policies are delivering result. But this doesn't mean that China is winning its nationwide war on pollution.
The 49th annual NAACP Image Awards are unique in that they celebrate achievements by people of color in literature, film, music and television. This year’s live telecast is hosted by Anthony Anderson and is broadcast on TV One. Here are the pre-tel
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares slumped on Tuesday, as miners were pressured by weaker Chinese iron ore prices, while the euro stood near a 3-year peak on rising expectations that the European Central Bank could pare its monetary stimulus.
With industrial uses on the wane, producers are cutting jobs, selling assets and spending millions of dollars in advertising. Their Hail Mary is to entice a new generation of jewelry buyers to switch from gold.
It took a fire at a Sony warehouse to open an opportunity for one of the top record distributors. Proper Music, of the U.K., stepped in to help make Adele’s album 21 into a bigger hit in 2011. Proper’s business, now turning over more than $3
Rio Tinto shipped a record amount of iron ore in the final three months of 2017, helping the mining giant meet its annual target despite having been hit by poor weather and rail system issues earlier in the year.
Royal Dutch Shell is giving up on its last oil fields in Iraq, leaving the world’s second-biggest oil company with a dwindling footprint in the Middle East—a region it helped build into a petroleum powerhouse.
The question, ‘what can you buy with bitcoin’, is a practical one as acceptance of the currency slowly grows but one major city could study whether you should be able to pay your taxes with a cryptocurrency.
Toronto councilor Norm Kelly said