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East Coast refiners eye Texas oil as North Dakota alternative.

NEW YORK - U.S. East Coast refiners are looking to buy increasing volumes of domestic crude oil from the Gulf Coast, two sources said, the latest twist in a trade flow upheaval in the wake of the opening of the Dakota Access pipeline.

- Reuters - US

2016 B-52 bomber crash on Guam laid to birds, equipment limits.

An Air Force investigation has concluded that birds and mechanical issues — not pilot error — caused the crash of a B-52 bomber in Guam a year ago. The bomber from Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota aborted takeoff during a routine training mission the morning of May 19, 2016, and caught fire after The post 2016 B-52 ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Fargo: TV that tells the truth in Trump's post-truth world.

When it was announced that there was to be a small-screen spin-off of Fargo, the classic 1996 Coen brothers thriller set in the snowy expanses of North Dakota and Minnesota, there was understandable scepticism about whether it could live up to the directors' idiosyncratic vision.

- Stuff - NZ

North Dakota's 'water protectors' bring their pipeline story to film.

By Jill Serjeant NEW YORK - They call themselves "water protectors" and describe the Dakota Access pipeline ferrying crude oil across America as "the black snake." In "Awake: A Dream From Standing Rock," the Standing Rock Sioux tribe and those who flocked to windswept tribal lands in North Dakota last year to protest the ...

- Yahoo! News - US

North Dakota's 'water protectors' bring their pipeline story to film.

NEW YORK - They call themselves "water protectors" and describe the Dakota Access pipeline ferrying crude oil across America as "the black snake."

- Reuters - US

North Dakota to integrate Native American curriculum.

- Education Week - US

North Dakota teachers to adapt lessons to new standards.

- Education Week - US

The majestic beauty of Badlands NP.

Have you ever been to the Badlands?

- Matador Network - US

Here's the study schedule of a student who spent about 100 hours applying to colleges — and got into all 8 Ivy Leagues.

Martin AltenburgMartin Altenburg, a 17-year-old from Fargo, North Dakota, achieved the impressive feat of gaining acceptance into every Ivy League college. He also gained acceptance into Stanford University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the California Institute of Technology, the University of Chicago, and ...

- Business Insider - US

E. Coast Refiner Shuns Bakken Delivery As Dakota Access Pipeline Starts.

Philadelphia Energy Solutions Inc, the largest refiner on the U.S. East Coast, will not be taking any rail deliveries of North Dakota's Bakken crude oil in June.

- Rigzone.com - US

East Coast refiner shuns Bakken delivery as Dakota Access Pipeline starts.

NEW YORK - Philadelphia Energy Solutions Inc, the largest refiner on the U.S. East Coast, will not be taking any rail deliveries of North Dakota's Bakken crude oil in June, a source familiar with delivery schedules said on Tuesday - a sign that the impending start of the Dakota Access Pipeline is upending trade flows.

- Reuters - US

East Coast refiner shuns Bakken delivery as Dakota Access Pipeline starts

Philadelphia Energy Solutions Inc, the largest refiner on the U.S. East Coast, will not be taking any rail deliveries of North Dakota's Bakken crude oil in June, a source familiar with delivery schedules said on Tuesday - a sign that the impending start of the Dakota Access Pipeline is upending trade flows. At its peak, PES ...

- Yahoo! News Finance - US

Minot missile field to shrink under US treaty with Russia

The number of Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missiles in northern North Dakota will shrink from 150 to 133 by next February under a nuclear arms reduction treaty with Russia.

- Stars and Stripes - US

'Badass' national park flooded with fan mail after fighting Trump on Twitter

In the days immediately following President Donald Trump's inauguration, when the world was in need of a climate change defender, a few National Park Service Twitter accounts epically rose to the challenge. The rebellious Badlands National Park Twitter account went rogue in January, fighting the president's climate change ...

- Yahoo! News - US

New math and English standards OK'd for North Dakota schools

- Education Week - US

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