Bill to focus Colorado oil rules on safety clears 2nd hurdle
DENVER — A proposal to refocus Colorado oil and gas regulations on health and safety has cleared another hurdle in the Legislature after seven hours of testimony. The Senate Finance Committee approved the Democratic-sponsored bill Thursday along party lines, 4-3. Another panel endorsed the bill early Wednesday after 12 hours of testimony.
Whoever Hit the Gulf Tankers, Pompeo was Wrong to Finger Iran before Evidence Was In
Ann Arbor (Informed Comment) - The mysterious mines that blew up two tankers, one of them Japanese-owned and operated, on Wednesday, sent a frisson of fear through the Gulf, since it was clear that Trump warmongers would blame Iran and then use the incident as a springboard to war. Despite the confident pronouncements of 'Benghazi Mike' Pompeo at his brief news conference, the fact is that US intelligence hasn't had time or access to come to a firm conclusion about the author of…
Tanker attacks: Your questions answered
Jonathan Marcus answers your questions on the tanker attacks, the US position and Iran's response.
but what do we know about the oil tanker attacks in the Gulf of Oman?
Tensions in the Middle East are on the rise once again after Donald Trump‘s administration blamed Iran for attacks on several oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, a vital oil shipping lane. At least six
How can IT avoid the security threats attacking mobile health devices?
Forbidding clinicians from accessing patient data on their mobile devices is a good security policy, but controlling privileges is more common in today's digital environment.
Looming cloud security threats: How attacks will follow your data
You can move data to cloud-based systems and web services, but you can't hide it from cloud security threats, says the head of SANS Internet Storm Center.
Ministry must present clear examples of ‘power harassment’ in workplace
Efforts must be made to create an environment in which people are able to work at ease without suffering various types of so-called power harassment in the workplace, including bullying and abuse of power.
How Being Present Clears Clutter
By Lauren Mang, Let Me Organize It, LLC I’ve had the pleasure of working with some really wonderful clients, but Katherine really stood out. She worked for years as a successful bioch…
Japanese operator: Sailors saw ‘flying objects’ before oil tanker attack
The Japanese ship operator says sailors on board the Kokuka Courageous, one of the vessels attacked near the Strait of Hormuz, saw “flying objects” just before the attack, suggesting th…
Why Intelligence Officials Say China Is Becoming The U.S.'s Biggest Security Threat
With Meghna Chakrabarti The United States intelligence community is warning that China is ramping up its espionage and that the country could become the U
Iran's threat: Britain should be 'scared' if oil tanker isn't freed
Iran threatened Britain Saturday for seizing its supertanker, saying the British should be "scared" of Tehran's possible retaliation.
Oil prices rise as Saudi tanker attack increases supply concerns
Saudi Arabia said that two Saudi oil tankers were among vessels targeted by a 'sabotage attack'.Saudi Arabia and the UAE are the largest and third-largest producers
How tanker attacks on a skinny waterway could affect oil prices
International Business News: The Strait of Hormuz, sometimes described as the world’s most important oil choke point, is a gateway for almost a third of all crude oil and other pe
How tanker attacks on Strait of Hormuz could affect oil prices
Skinny waterway is one of the world’s most important oil choke points
Pompeo slams Tehran after tanker attacks: 'Iran should meet diplomacy with diplomacy'
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo accused Iran of attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman Thursday, denouncing the “blatant assault on the freedom of navigation,” but he stopped short of threatening military retaliation that some fear could trigger a war that sends oil markets spiraling and derails global energy supply chains. “Our policy remains an economic and diplomatic effort to bring Iran back to the negotiating table,” Pompeo said hours after the incidents.
A visual guide to the Gulf tanker attacks
A series of explosions on oil tankers in the Middle East has raised alarm as regional tensions escalate
U.S. Navy Says It Has Proof Iran Was Involved in Oil Tanker Attacks
Laying out the most detailed assessment that’s been made public since the incident raised tensions in the region earlier this month.
Oil tankers dodge top Mideast refueling hub after ship attacks
Oil tanker owners are avoiding sending their ships to the Middle East's main refueling hub after a spate of attacks on vessels in the past two months ratcheted up tensions and highlighted the growing risks of operating in the region.
'Grossly miscalculated move': Why did Iran seize UK oil tanker and crew?
'They're doing everything they can to get us to the negotiating table'
VERIFY: Should You Fill Your Gas Tank With A Tanker Truck Present?
A widespread myth says you should not fill your car if a fuel tanker truck is at the gas station because it could damage your car. Experts say it isn't true.