Tag: crude oil

McCabe Sues FBI, DOJ And Inspector General Horowitz

Andrew McCabe has filed a lawsuit against the Justice Department, the FBI and DOJ Inspector General Michael Horowitz Tuesday alleging the Trump administration violated procedures when it fired him in March, and that the Justice Department has denied access to documents which outline those procedures.  “We don’t create or adjudicate under secret law or procedure,” David Snyder, […]

Crude oil tankers on fire at Gueydan plant, crews on scene

Fire officials are on the scene at the Pure Oil facility near town. According to Vermilion Parish Sheriff Mike Couvillon, the fire began at around 1:40 p.m. … The post <b>Crude oil</b> tankers on fire at Gueydan plant, crews on scene appeared first on crude-oil.news.

Philly Soda Tax Is Underperforming Lowered Expectations

Via Political Calculations blog, Things aren’t going so well for Philadelphia’s controversial soda tax in its second year of existence, which is under threat. Let’s catch up with how it’s doing in 2018: The Pennsylvania Supreme Court will weigh the legality of Philadelphia’s beverage tax in a Tuesday hearing as new data show the city is drawing […]

Career State Department Officer Rages: 5 Media Myths Of Trump-Kim Summit

In the midst of Tuesday’s historic Trump-Kim summit and accompanying myriad pundits giving their hot takes on mainstream news networks, 24-year State Department veteran and geopolitics expert Peter Van Buren began an epic rant on twitter with the following: “If you’re keeping score at home, every pundit and MSM head who claimed the summit would never […]

NYT Launches Probe Into Reporter Who Had Affair With Indicted Senate Intel Leaker

The arrest of James Wolfe, the former director of security for the Senate Intelligence Committee, has sent shockwaves through D.C. – kicking off, among other things, a massive crackdown on leakers at the State Department following Wolfe’s indictment for lying to the FBI about contacts he had with three reporters. News of Wolfe’s arrest was followed by an article in the New […]

China’s Oil Demand Could Take A Big Hit

China's independent refiners—the so-called teapots—have enjoyed comfortable profit margins since they were allowed to directly import crude oil in … The post China’s <b>Oil</b> Demand Could Take A Big Hit appeared first on crude-oil.news.

“No One’s Ready For The ECB” – The Eurozone’s Coming Debt Crisis

Authored by Daniel Lacalle via DLacalle.com, The European Central bank has signaled the end of its asset purchase program and a possible rate hike before 2019. After more than 2 trillion euro of purchases and zero interest rate policy, it is overdue. The massive quantitative easing program has generated very significant imbalances and the risks […]

Venezuela forces tankers to load crude oil via STS

Signs of a crisis in the Venezuelan oil industry have been evident for years, but the issue took a turn for the worse recently with the effective closure of … The post Venezuela forces tankers to load <b>crude oil</b> via STS appeared first on crude-oil.news.

Caitlin Johnstone: 12 Tips For Making Sense Of The World

Authored by Caitlin Johnstone via Medium.com, In an environment that is saturated with mass media propaganda, it can be hard to figure out which way’s up, let alone get an accurate read on what’s going on in the world. Here are a few tips I’ve learned which have given me a lot of clarity in […]

US reports surprise buildup of oil inventories

HOUSTON, June 12 (Xinhua) — The American Petroleum Institute (API) on Tuesday reported a buildup of 0.83 million barrels in the U.S. crude oil … The post US reports surprise buildup <b>of oil</b> inventories appeared first on crude-oil.news.