Tribes Drop Ill-Fated Lawsuit Against Dakota Pipeline

Energy | Chris White
A modified "No Trespassing" sign is seen in the opposition camp against the Dakota Access oil pipeline (DAPL) near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S., February 8, 2017. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester

Standing Rock Sioux gave up their legal battle

Getting Dangerous: Man Gets Physical With GOP Congressman At Town Hall

Politics | Derek Hunter

CNN anchor rationalizes the assault.

Scott Pruitt Explains Why He Sued EPA So Much: 'They Deserved It'

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Scott Pruitt, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), speaks to employees of the agency in Washington, U.S., February 21, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘Exceeded their constitutional authority’

North Dakota Gov Wants Federal Money To Clean Up Pipeline Protests

Energy | Chris White
A banner flies in the Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S. on January 24, 2017. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester/File Photo

‘first time … North Dakota has experienced civil unrest of this magnitude’

Greenpeace Storm Swiss Bank Meeting To Protest Dakota Pipeline

Energy | Chris White
A banner flies in the Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S. on January 24, 2017. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester/File Photo

‘false and are firmly rejected by the bank’

Dakota Pipeline Scheduled To Begin Delivering Oil

Energy | Chris White
A banner flies in the Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp near Cannon Ball, North Dakota. Oil producers in Canada and North Dakota are expected to benefit from a quicker route for crude oil to U.S. Gulf Coast refiners. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester

Expected to transport more than 500,000 barrels of oil

Judge Says Dakota Access Can Hide Info From Public To Prevent Acts Of Vandalism

Energy | Chris White
People protest against U.S. President Donald Trump's directive to permit the Dakota Access Pipeline during a demonstration at the White House in Washington.

The exception was necessary to prevent possible acts of vandalism

Police Are Investigating A Dead Body Found At Dakota Protest Site

Energy | Chris White
A sign stands in the entrance of the main opposition camp against the Dakota Access oil pipeline near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S., February 22, 2017. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester

Resident known to frequent protest camps

North Dakota Taxpayers On The Hook For $40 Million Because Of Pipeline Protests

Energy | Chris White
A building burns after it was set alight by protesters preparing to evacuate the main opposition camp against the Dakota Access oil pipeline near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S., February 22, 2017. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester

Hundreds of apprehended protesters had prior criminal records

Eco-Terrorists Sabotage Dakota Pipeline, Increasing Risk Of Leaks

Energy | Chris White
A modified "No Trespassing" sign is seen in the opposition camp against the Dakota Access oil pipeline (DAPL) near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S., February 8, 2017. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester

‘Eco-terrorists have now turned to violent and lawless activities …’

Officials Say They Are Unaware Of Recent Efforts To Sabotage Dakota Pipeline

Energy | Chris White
Raymond Kingfisher, 59, of the Northern Cheyenne Tribe, sings during a march on the outskirts of the main opposition camp against the Dakota Access oil pipeline near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S., February 22, 2017. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester

They are unaware of any pipeline attacks in their states

Dakota Pipeline Begins Pumping Oil Despite 'Coordinated Physical Attacks'

Energy | Chris White
A banner flies in the Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S. on January 24, 2017. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester/File Photo

‘Attacks will not stop line-fill operations’

More Than 800 Dumpsters Of Garbage Hauled Away At Dakota Campsites

Energy | Chris White
A building burns after it was set alight by protesters preparing to evacuate the main opposition camp against the Dakota Access oil pipeline near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S., February 22, 2017. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester

A local animal shelter also rescued another 6 dogs

After Trashing Sacred Lands, Pipeline Protesters Descend On DC

Energy | Michael Bastasch
People protest against U.S. President Donald Trump's directive to permit the Dakota Access Pipeline during a demonstration at the White House in Washington.

‘We stand in solidarity’

North Dakota's Oil Boom Towns Are Heating Up Again

Energy | Andrew Follett
Oil Industry Pump jack with one research who is using a portable radio and a laptop. (Shutterstock/alexjey)

‘Communities have continued to do fairly well’

Exxon Dramatically Expands Shale Oil Production In North Dakota And Texas

Energy | Chris White
File photo of the logo of Exxon Mobil Corporation on a monitor above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York

‘Ultimate prize’ in the Texas and North Dakota basin is ‘significant’

North Dakota Stands To Gain $110 Million In Tax Revenue From Pipeline

Energy | Chris White
Raymond Kingfisher, 59, of the Northern Cheyenne Tribe, sings during a march on the outskirts of the main opposition camp against the Dakota Access oil pipeline near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S., February 22, 2017. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester

‘Should be enough to cover the $33 million price tag associated with the anti-DAPL demonstrations’

Officials Say 240 Dumpsters Of Trash Have Been Hauled Out Of Pipeline Protest Site

Energy | Chris White
A building burns after it was set alight by protesters preparing to evacuate the main opposition camp against the Dakota Access oil pipeline near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S., February 22, 2017. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester

they’ll need another 240 loads or so to clean out the remaining section