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Kirby Misperton, England, United Kingdom

#Breaking Councillors approve application by UK firm Third Energy to frack for shale gas near village of Kirby Misperton, North Yorkshire. - @PA

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American Energy Partners

American Energy Partners, founded by Aubrey McClendon, lays off workers and will shut down this summer - CNBC, The Oklahoman

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Oklahoma City, OK

Natural gas issue shuts down road in west OKC https://t.co/7FmkWkEzr7 #breaking - @koconews

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Fort McMurray, Alberta, wildfire, May 2016

Inter Pipeline says it has safely resumed operations on its pipeline systems in the Fort McMurray, Alberta, region - Reuters

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Oklahoma City, OK

Oklahoma City Fire crews shut down northwest side road due to natural gas odor https://t.co/GvVkTwHlnV #breaking - @koconews

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energy

Range Resources buys Memorial Resource for $3.3 billion to expand its range in the East and in the Gulf - AP

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Alaska, US

Alaska House votes 25-12 to pass oil and gas tax credit reform bill, breaking up weeks of stalemate - @AustinBaird

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United States

The number of US oil and gas bankruptcies surges past 60 this week - Reuters

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environment

Obama, leaders of 5 Nordic countries agree to new environmental protections for the Arctic that would restrict oil and gas drilling - The Hill

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Nigeria

Report: All Nigerian power plants using gas to shut down in 1 hour after bombing at Chevron facility - @SaharaReporters

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Chesapeake Energy

Chesapeake Energy reports $964 million 1st-quarter loss - KOCO

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2016 US elections

US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton says natural gas has hurt US coal industry in interview with MSNBC, says coal communities must be rebuild - Reuters

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Seattle, WA

#BREAKING Photo shows truck stuck near viaduct. Crews responding to natural gas tank rupture at Blanchard & Elliott. https://t.co/C3186JVoA3 - @KIRO7Seattle

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Salem, PA

RT @JanelleHallWTAE: #BreakingNews: Our @MCipriani_WTAE learned the massive Salem Twp explosion happened in a Texas Eastern pipeline https… - @WTAE

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Suicide bombing in Bursa, Turkey, April 27, 2016

Editor's note: The cause of the explosion in Bursa, Turkey, has not yet been established. Reuters, citing state broadcaster TRT, said it was a natural gas explosion. - Tom

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Husky Energy

Husky Energy says it will consider legal action in natural gas dispute with Chinese firm - Reuters

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Phoenix, AZ

#BREAKING Phoenix-based Freeport-McMoRan reports $4 billion loss; plans to cut 25 percent of oil and gas workforce https://t.co/tXdfiH0q7u - @azcentral

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Tampa, FL

Chamberlain High School in Tampa evacuated due to natural gas leak - WFLA

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China

More: China's imports of piped natural gas jumped 37.7% year on year to 2.72 million tonnes in March, customs official says - CNBC

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Southport, NC

#BREAKING: Natural gas leak in Southport forces evacuations. https://t.co/ZbycQPxYpo #brunsco - @wectnews

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