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The Galveston County Daily News: Business

September 27, 2016

Business

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North Dakota says no Indian artifacts found at pipeline site

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota state inspection of an oil pipeline site has found no sign of the Native American artifacts or human remains that an American Indian Tribe says are present, the state's chief archaeologist said in a draft memo.

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Monday 09/26/2016
Israeli consortium signs gas deal with Jordan
Posted: September 26, 2016

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's Delek Group, one of the developers of the country's biggest natural gas reservoir, says it has signed a deal to sell gas to neighboring Jordan.

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Dallas police and fire pension in crisis, retirees concerned
Posted: September 26, 2016

DALLAS (AP) — Still recovering from the July sniper attack that left five law enforcement officers dead, the Dallas Police Department is facing a new crisis as its pension fund approaches insolvency and scores of officers, including Chief David Brown, announce unexpected retirements.

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Sunday 09/25/2016
In gas drilling country, the honeymoon is over on royalties
Posted: September 25, 2016

WYALUSING, Pa. (AP) — In Pennsylvania and other leading gas-producing states, a battle royal has developed over royalties.

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Friday 09/23/2016
US rig count up 5 this week to 511
Posted: September 23, 2016

HOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by five this week to 511.

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Pipeline developer buys ranch near North Dakota protest camp
Posted: September 23, 2016

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The company developing the four-state Dakota Access oil pipeline has purchased a North Dakota ranch where a violent protest occurred earlier this month due to what tribal officials said was construction crews destroying burial and cultural sites.

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Judge OKs Curt Schilling settlement over video game company
Posted: September 23, 2016

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A judge has approved a settlement with former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling over a $75 million deal with Rhode Island state that brought his failed video game company to the state.

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New Yorker convicted in Texas of Ponzi fraud related to oil
Posted: September 23, 2016

HOUSTON (AP) — Prosecutors in Texas say a New York City man faces up to 80 years in prison for running a $1.6 million crude oil futures Ponzi scheme.

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North Texan gets nearly 16 years in airport smuggling sting
Posted: September 23, 2016

DALLAS (AP) — Prosecutors say a North Texas man who helped smuggle what he thought was cocaine onto flights from Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport must serve nearly 16 years in prison.

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Thursday 09/22/2016
Supplier: No listeria in product before going to Blue Bell
Posted: September 22, 2016

HOUSTON (AP) — A supplier of cookie dough that Blue Bell Creameries is blaming for possible listeria contamination of some ice cream says the product tested negative for the pathogen before being sent to the Texas-based company.

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