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Saudi Arabia, China Sign Deals Worth Up to $65 Billion

As Riyadh tries to jar itself out of an economic rut.

The Cable

Venezuela Is So Broke It Can’t Even Export Oil

Oil tankers flush with crude wallow adrift in the Caribbean, as cash-strapped PdVSA can’t pay the bills.

The Cable

Trump Brings the Keystone Pipeline Back from the Dead

With the stroke of a pen, Trump revives two controversial energy pipelines in a sharp reversal of Obama’s policies.

Voice

Not Even Rick Perry Is Stupid Enough To Resume Testing Nuclear Weapons

Yes, America’s nuclear arsenal is old. But there’s simply no good reason to test a bomb in the 21st century.

Shadow Government

A Lesson for Rick Perry: The Department of Energy Doesn’t Produce Much Energy

A former governor of Texas would seem to be a natural choice for secretary of energy. Yet Perry faces a paradox.

The Cable

Rick Perry Tapped to Run U.S. Energy Department He Doesn’t Believe Should Exist

The former Texas governor and Dancing With the Stars contestant waltzes his way into the Trump cabinet.

The Cable

Trump Expected to Tap Oil Chief As Secretary of State

ExxonMobil's CEO draws scorn from experts and lawmakers as Trump continues to build his cabinet of moguls and generals.

The Cable

Amid Oil Glut, OPEC Finally Agrees to Curb Crude Production

Oil prices surged after OPEC announced a new production cut. But will it be enough to help the group escape the bottom of the barrel?

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