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Are We All Just Gibbering Chimpanzees with the Attention Span of Goldfish?

Daniel Wagner | Posted 11.14.2016 | Politics
Daniel Wagner

Like many of you, I have communicated with a number of friends abroad about the result of the U.S. election. Every one of them have been genuinely sho...

Koch Industries and Fracking Lobbyist Mike Catanzaro To Lead Trump Energy Team

Steve Horn | Posted 10.04.2016 | Green
Steve Horn

Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog The Washington Post has reported that Mike Catanzaro, a former senior energy staffer for Republican Party House Majority...

Trump Economic Adviser "Pushing" for Climate Denier, Fracking Promoter to Head EPA

Steve Horn | Posted 09.30.2016 | Politics
Steve Horn

Photo Credit: Heritage Foundation | YouTube ScreenshotCross-Posted from DeSmogBlogStephen Moore -- economic adviser for Republican Party presidential ...

Did a Front Group Use Pro-Dakota Access Pipeline Fake Accounts on Twitter, Led by GOP-Tied Firm?

Steve Horn | Posted 09.15.2016 | Green
Steve Horn

Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog Image Credit: Twitter A DeSmog investigation has revealed the possibility that a front group supporting the controver...

Documents: How Big Oil Pushed to Make Dakota Access-Style Permitting a New Normal

Steve Horn | Posted 09.08.2016 | Green
Steve Horn

Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog In the two months leading up to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' decision to issue to the Dakota Access pipeline projec...

This Trump Aide Stands To Profit From The Dakota Access Pipeline

Steve Horn | Posted 09.07.2016 | Politics
Steve Horn

Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog Continental Resources — the company founded and led by CEO Harold Hamm, energy adviser to Donald Trump’s presidential...

'Green News Report' - July 26, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 07.26.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: At the RNC in Cleveland, Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump (an...

Trump Eyes Fracking Mogul Harold Hamm As Energy Secretary: Report

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 07.20.2016 | Politics

By Michelle Conlin CLEVELAND (Reuters) - Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is considering nominating Oklahoma oil and gas mogul Harold Ha...

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

Steve Horn | Posted 12.28.2016 | 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 08.14.2016 | 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 handwr...

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...

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

HuffingtonPost.com | 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.