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US government: industry hampering oil train safety

posted on March 28, 2014 at 3:39 PM

U.S. transportation officials rebuked the oil industry Friday for not giving up information regulators say they need to gauge the danger of moving crude by rail, after several accidents highlighted the explosive properties of fuel from the... Full Story

Market to Market (May 10, 2013)

posted on May 10, 2013 at 6:45 PM

Market to Market (May 10, 2013)
Full Program: USDA releases its first production estimates on this year’s crops. The battle continues over a proposal to build the Keystone XL Pipeline. We’ll spend some time with author and agricultural consultant Temple Grandin. Market analysis with Walt... Full Story

Market to Market (March 15, 2013)

posted on March 15, 2013 at 7:06 PM

Market to Market (March 15, 2013)
Full Program: Ethanol proponents throw a birthday bash to celebrate 100 years of subsidies for Big Oil. Hours before its implementation, New York City’s ban on super-sized sugary drinks is struck down. Market analysis with Sue Martin. Full Story

Market to Market (October 26, 2012)

posted on October 26, 2012 at 6:54 PM

Market to Market (October 26, 2012)
Full Program: U.S. crude oil production surges despite controversy over its impact on the environment. A group of dedicated collectors preserve America’s agricultural heritage by saving seed. Market analysis with Naomi Blohm. Full Story

Market to Market (October 19, 2012)

posted on October 19, 2012 at 9:31 PM

Market to Market (October 19, 2012)
Full Program: The battle over a controversial oil pipeline heats up, even where crude is king. Water from a smaller conduit transcends barriers in the Middle East, earning its developer the World Food Prize. Market analysis with Jamey Kohake. Full Story

Market to Market (December 9, 2011)

posted on December 8, 2011 at 12:29 PM

Market to Market (December 9, 2011)
Full Program: One lawmaker comes up with a novel approach for the next Farm Bill. Record weather disasters stretch federal, state and local budgets to their limits. The EPA says a popular -- and controversial -- method of oil drilling may be polluting... Full Story

Market to Market (November 18, 2011)

posted on November 18, 2011 at 7:49 PM

Market to Market (November 18, 2011)
Full Program: Powered by robust demand, farmland values increase by the largest amount in decades. A lack of clearly defined rules for members of Congress on insider trading prompts calls for reform. Thousands of workers migrate to North Dakota, where an oil... Full Story

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