A dozen U.S. governors are pushing for states, not the federal government, to lead regulation of oil and gas drilling. They argue they know their territories best, even as environmentalists question whether they’re doing enough -- or doing the industry’s bidding.
EnCap Flatrock Midstream, the energy-focused private equity firm, will invest as much as $500 million in Tall Oak Midstream LLC, a new company started by former executives of DCP Midstream Partners LP and Chesapeake Energy Corp.
U.S. prosecutors will seek the death penalty for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev if he’s convicted of the bombing at last year’s Boston Marathon that killed three people and injured 260, the first deadly terrorist attack in the U.S. since Sept. 11, 2001.
In Oklahoma City, 40 percent of the population rents and the remaining 60 percent are homeowners. And in the past year the Oklahoma City real estate market has seen an 3.8 percent increase in value, with a median sales price of $140,700, according to Zillow.