Stories tagged: Keystone pipeline
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 4:02 p.m.
Trump administration: Court can’t suspend pipeline decision
Attorneys for the Trump administration said a federal judge has no authority to second-guess a presidential permit for the Keystone XL oil pipeline as they seek to stop a lawsuit …
UPDATED: Mon., May 8, 2017, 6:09 p.m.
26 arrested as climate activists target JPMorgan Chase banks in Seattle
Seattle police said a total of 26 climate activists were arrested, many at their request, during demonstrations at several JPMorgan Chase bank locations in Seattle.
Mon., June 27, 2016, 2:31 p.m.
TransCanada seeks $15B for rejection of Keystone pipeline
The company that wanted to build the Keystone XL pipeline is seeking $15 billion in damages from the federal government after the Obama administration rejected the Canada-to-Texas project.
Thu., April 7, 2016, 4:25 p.m.
TransCanada: 16,800 gallons of oil leaked in South Dakota
TransCanada estimates that about 16,800 gallons of oil leaked into a field in South Dakota as part of a spill that has shut the Keystone pipeline down while officials investigate.
Tue., April 5, 2016, 11:16 a.m.
TransCanada says spill forces shut down of Keystone pipeline
TransCanada Corp. says the Keystone pipeline will likely remain shut down for the rest of the week while officials investigate an apparent oil spill in southeastern South Dakota.
Tue., Feb. 24, 2015, 12:55 p.m.
Obama vetoes Keystone XL pipeline bill
WASHINGTON — Defying the Republican-run Congress, President Barack Obama rejected a bill Tuesday to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, wielding his veto power for only the third …
Fri., Jan. 9, 2015, 9:10 a.m.
House poised to pass pipeline bill as state court clears way
WASHINGTON — As House Republicans prepared to pass legislation Friday to authorize construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, Nebraska’s highest court removed a major obstacle to the project and …
Tue., Nov. 18, 2014, 3:32 p.m.
Senate rejects bill to build Keystone oil pipeline
The Democratic-controlled Senate has defeated a bill to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
Wed., May 7, 2014
Energy bill with possible Keystone pipeline implications clears Senate hurdle
WASHINGTON – The Senate moved closer to a showdown over the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline Tuesday, as a related energy bill cleared an early procedural hurdle. Senators voted 79-20 …
Wed., Oct. 10, 2012
McMorris Rodgers, Cowan share views during debate
The Democratic opponent of U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers in the November election used much of their first debate working to portray the incumbent Republican as an ingrained fixture in …
Wed., Jan. 18, 2012, 1:34 p.m.
Obama rejects pipeline; cites ‘arbitrary’ GOP deadline
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama says he’s denying an application for a Canada-to-Texas oil pipeline because a GOP-mandated deadline didn’t allow time for a full review.