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Harold Hamm

'Miracle of American Oil': Continental Resources Courted Corporate Media to Sell Oil Exports

Steve Horn | Posted 12.29.2015 | Green
Steve Horn

A document published by the Public Relations Society of America, discovered by DeSmog, reveals that from the onset of its public relations campaign, the oil industry courted mainstream media reporters to help it sell the idea of lifting the ban on crude oil exports to the American public and policymakers.

Judges Nixing Keystone XL South Cases Had Tar Sands-Related Oil Investments

Steve Horn | Posted 08.14.2015 | Green
Steve Horn

On August 4, the U.S. Appeals Court for the 10th Circuit shot down the Sierra Club's petition for rehearing motion for the southern leg of TransCanada's Keystone XL tar sands export pipeline. The decision effectively writes the final chapter of a years-long legal battle in federal courts.

Oil Tycoon Harold Hamm's Ex-Wife Loses Appeal Over $1 Billion Divorce

Reuters | Posted 06.29.2015 | Divorce

April 28 (Reuters) - Sue Ann Arnall, the ex-wife of Oklahoma oil executive Harold Hamm, lost an appeal of the couple's divorce case because she had ...

Reinventing America, The Forbes Summit in Chicago Part II

Sugar Rautbord | Posted 04.20.2015 | Business
Sugar Rautbord

These small, invitation-only congresses bring together Wealth, Politics, Business, and Government as well as Education and Disruptive Innovation and are a winning formula for stimulating growth, forging new partnerships, and in this case, the reinvention of industrial power.

Common Prenuptial Agreement Legal Issues

Brad Reid | Posted 04.20.2015 | Weddings
Brad Reid

It is often argued that prenuptial agreements reflect a lack of trust. However, we live in a trust but verify era of relationships as illustrated by numerous background check services.

Oil Tycoon's Ex Vows To Appeal Divorce Case After Cashing $975 Million Check

Reuters | Posted 03.14.2015 | Divorce

NEW YORK, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Sue Ann Arnall, the ex-wife of Oklahoma oil magnate Harold Hamm, vowed on Monday to press on with an appeal of her divor...

Oil Tycon's Ex Accepts $975 Million Divorce Check After All

Reuters | Posted 03.11.2015 | Divorce

By Joshua Schneyer NEW YORK, Jan 8 (Reuters) - Sue Ann Arnall, the ex-wife of Oklahoma oil magnate Harold Hamm, has deposited a handw...

Oil Tycoon's Ex-Wife Rejects $975 Million Divorce Check

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 01.07.2015 | Divorce

A check for nearly $975 million is apparently an insufficient divorce settlement when your ex-husband is oil tycoon Harold Hamm. Hamm's second wif...

Prenuptial Agreements For Peace Of Mind and Post-Coital Bliss

Tara Fass | Posted 02.14.2015 | Weddings
Tara Fass

Unreasonably high expectations can lead to disappointment, resentment, and anger--which do not bode well for a successful marriage. Best to strive for transparency, air matters out early and deal with hidden motivations, especially more nefarious ones.

Ex-Wife Of Oil Tycoon Appeals $1 Billion Divorce Ruling

Reuters | Posted 02.04.2015 | Divorce

By Joshua Schneyer Dec 5 (Reuters) - The ex-wife of Oklahoma oil magnate Harold Hamm has appealed a November divorce ruling that award...

Ex-Wife Of Oil Tycoon Says $1 Billion Settlement Is Not Enough

AP | Posted 01.14.2015 | Divorce

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The ex-wife of multibillionaire energy tycoon Harold Hamm plans to appeal a court ruling that awarded her nearly $1 billion in ...

Oil Tycoon Ordered To Pay $1 Billion In Divorce Settlement

Reuters | Posted 11.14.2014 | Divorce

By Joshua Schneyer Nov 10 (Reuters) - Continental Resources Chief Executive Officer Harold Hamm has been ordered to pay nearly $1 billion to his ex...

Sky Could Fall on North Dakota's Oil If We're Not Careful, Shale Boss Says

Daniel J. Graeber | Posted 07.28.2014 | Business
Daniel J. Graeber

All parties with a collective interest in seeing the North Dakota oil experiment succeed need to work together because, right now, the boss at the largest stakeholder in the Bakken shale says opponents are drawing a bead on the region. And it's not just exploration and production that's a concern.

Follow the Money: Three Energy Export Congressional Hearings, Climate Undiscussed

Steve Horn | Posted 05.26.2014 | Green
Steve Horn

Cross-posted from DeSmogBlog In light of ongoing geopolitical tensions in Russia, Ukraine and hotly contested Crimea, three (yes, three!) U.S. Congre...

Jared Gilmour

Meet The Frackers: New Book Profiles Natural Gas Giants | Jared Gilmour | Posted 11.20.2013 | Green

Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, which uses a high-pressure stream of water, chemicals and sand to blast through deep layers of shale rock to extrac...

Most Expensive Divorce Ever?

Posted 06.20.2013 | Divorce

Rupert Murdoch may hold the title of most expensive divorce ever for his $1.7 billion dollar split from second wife Anna Murdoch in 1999, but that pri...

Billionaire Romney Backer Embroiled In Record-Setting Divorce Battle

Reuters | Posted 03.22.2013 | Business

By Brian Grow and Joshua Schneyer ATLANTA/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Continental Resources chief executive Harold Hamm, one of America's wealthiest and m...

Romney Campaign Climate Denial and Adviser Andrea Saul Show Deep Connection to Fossil Fuel Lobby

Gabe Elsner | Posted 01.05.2013 | Green
Gabe Elsner

The Romney campaign's strategy to deny climate change and crack jokes about the president pledging to solve the issue may prove to be a poor decision.

'Green News Report' - September 25, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 11.25.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport FACEBOOK: Green News Report The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY...

Romney Adviser's Outrageous Plea For More Tax Breaks

Posted 09.15.2012 | Business

One of Mitt Romney’s advisers thinks a tax rate of about 2 percent is just a little too damn high. Harold Hamm, the CEO of Continental Resources...

Billionaire Romney Adviser Runs Into Trouble Over Campaign Donations

Reuters | Posted 11.14.2012 | Politics

By Alexander Cohen and David Sheppard and Joshua Schneyer WASHINGTON, Sept 13 (Reuters) - The national energy adviser for Mitt Romney'...

Paul Blumenthal

'Koch Brothers Must Just Be Doing A Dance' | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 08.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On Tuesday night at a $7 million fundraiser hosted by Exxon Mobil chief executive Rex Tillerson and attended by 125 guests, many of them...

Top Romney Adviser Also Gives Big To Super PAC

AP | STEPHEN BRAUN | Posted 07.23.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Oklahoma oil billionaire Harold Hamm didn't wait long to make a nearly $1 million donation to a group supporting Republican preside...

Romney Gets Major Boost After Appointing Billionaire To Top Campaign Post

MSNBC | Posted 05.21.2012 | Politics

Just one month after he was named Mitt Romney's top energy adviser, Oklahoma billionaire Harold Hamm contributed $985,000 to the top pro-Romney Super ...