Standard.Net: Domain DB Profile

This profile page summarizes all known activity of the domain Standard.Net related to Oil. This domain may have published content supporting this topic, against it, or in a separate context: this biographical entry simply demarks this domain as having published content suggesting contextual association with Oil.

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At-A-Glance Vitals

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All Media Count   17682
News Count (W/Clustered)   17661 (99.88%)
Distinct Stories   1374
Blog Count   17 (0.10%)
Tweet Count   3 (0.02%)
Shared Tweet Count   781
Links Tweeted   0
Combined Tone   -0.36
Combined Polarization   7.39
Combined Activity   0.56
Combined Personalization   0.56
News Tone   -0.37
Blog Tone   0.82
Tweet Tone   -2.08
First Seen   3/29/2009
Last Seen   12/13/2013
News/Social Ratio  99.88%
Attention/Loyalty  793 / 2568 days (30.88%)
Domain Type   News
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Category Breakdown
Articles on this domain fall into the following system categories:

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7.78% (1376)
63.41% (11210)
41.85% (7398)

Related Countries
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Related People

The following names occur in articles from this domain:

Barack Obama   26.51% (4687)
Thad Allen   9.24% (1633)
Ken Salazar   6.91% (1222)
Dow Jones   6.70% (1185)
Moammar Gadhafi   4.87% (861)

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Related Organizations

The following organizations occur in articles from this domain:

Google   9.05% (1601)
Environmental Protection Agency   5.86% (1037)
Transocean Ltd   4.94% (874)
National Oceanic   4.71% (833)
Justice Department   3.16% (559)

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Related Worldwide Cities

The following cities worldwide occur in articles from this domain:

Washington, District Of Columbia, United States   31.03% (5486)
Gulf Of Mexico, Louisiana, United States   21.26% (3760)
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States   15.85% (2802)
London, London, City Of, United Kingdom   14.44% (2553)
Houston, Texas, United States   8.33% (1473)

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Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles from this domain:
United States   23.51% (15951)
United Kingdom   23.51% (4225)
France   23.51% (2523)
China   23.51% (2282)
Mexico   23.51% (2025)

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Related Global Regions

The following regions worldwide occur in articles from this domain:

London, City Of, United Kingdom   14.44% (2553)
Tarabulus, Libya   6.61% (1169)
Rhã´Alpes, France   5.64% (998)
United Kingdom (General), United Kingdom   3.57% (632)
Al Qahirah, Egypt   3.48% (616)

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Related US States

The following US states occur in articles from this domain:

Washington, United States   37.53% (6636)
District Of Columbia, United States   35.23% (6230)
Louisiana, United States   31.43% (5558)
New York, United States   23.63% (4178)
Texas, United States   23.51% (4157)

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Outlet Location Countries

United States   23.51% (14844)
Canada   23.51% (349)
Uk   23.51% (177)
Zimbabwe   23.51% (83)
Taiwan   23.51% (74)

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The following Twitterers tweet links from this domain

standardex   0.01% (2)[Profile]
Super_Water_Car   0.01% (1)[Profile]

Clustered Twitterers

The following Twitterers tend to tweet copies of the same story from other domains:

standardex   0.01% (2)[Profile]
Super_Water_Car   0.01% (1)[Profile]


Top News Outlets

Articles from this domain tend to be republished by the following news outlets:

Standard.Net   7.77% (1374)
Yahoo.Com   1.24% (220)
Ap.Org   0.93% (164)
Forbes.Com   0.89% (158)
Google.Com   0.84% (149)

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Top Blogs

Articles from this domain tend to be republished by the following blogs:

Standard.Net   0.10% (17)

News Articles

All 17661 news articles:


US rig count increases by 7 this week to 1,782, still down from a year ago - Business - Times Colonist

...... HOUSTON - Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by seven this week to 1,782. The Houston-based company said in its weekly report Friday that 1,411 rigs were exploring for oil and 369 for gas. Two were listed as miscellaneous. A year ago there were 1,799 active rigs. Of the major oil- and gas-producing states, ......

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Sinclair refinery burns for six hours

...... SINCLAIR, Wyo. -- A fire burned for more than six hours at the Sinclair Oil refinery in south-central Wyoming. Officials with Salt Lake City-based Sinclair say nobody was hurt. The fire started around 3:30 a.m. Friday in the plant's alkylation unit. The refinery's fire department extinguished the flames around 10 a.m. The company said in a release it had notified Wyoming workplace safety ......

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Bishop takes on NPS director over fracking claim

...... not scientific data. He said Jarvis' comments are inconsistent with the NPS's policy on the integrity of scientific and scholarship activities. Jarvis' piece said methane leakage rates from oil and gas are as high as 17 percent. Bishop said that claim has been widely criticized and disproved by independent scientists. Fracking is a method of fracturing rock by using a pressurized liquid. ......

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Utah man not guilty of indecent exposure on plane | CNS News

...... SALT LAKE CITY (AP) A Utah man who says he exposed himself on a plane because he accidentally got peppermint oil on his private parts has been cleared of wrongdoing. The Salt Lake Tribune reports ( ) a judge ruled Thursday that 49-year-old Stuart Ronald Clarke is not guilty of indecent exposure. The incident happened on a Delta flight from Minneapolis to Salt Lake City ......

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Pol: 5.37%
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Rep. Gage Froerer predicts cannabis bill will pass

...... a hybrid form of cannabis that is claimed to be effective in treating children with Dravet syndrome. He made presentations on the matter to two separate legislative committees. The cannabis oil, produced by a lab in Colorado Springs, reportedly cuts down on the number of seizures children with the syndrome experience. The drug would potentially help 35 families in the state, said Annette ......

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Pol: 7.18%
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Blog Posts

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NSL oil refinery settles pollution violations

...... NORTH SALT LAKE Another Utah oil refinery has reached a settlement with federal regulators over pollution violations. The U.S. Department of Justice and the Environmental Protection Agency announced Friday that Big West Oil LLC has agreed to pay a $175,000 fine and cut emissions of soot, nitrous oxide and sulfur dioxide. Big West Oil operates a refinery in North Salt Lake. It agreed to spend ......

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Act: 17.12%
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Utah oil, gas leases net BLM $140K

...... SALT LAKE CITY -- The latest round of oil and gas lease sales in Utah netted the federal government nearly $140,000. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management says it sold all 12 parcels on the auction block this week covering more than 14,600 acres. Agency officials in Salt Lake City say they took in $115,000 in bonus bids, $22,000 in rental fees and another $1,800 in administrative fees. The ......

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Pol: 3.31%
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Discovery banks on oil, nudity; Colbert scores

...... on the various networks under the umbrella of the Silver Spring, Md.,-based media company. Some trends emerged. Trends like live programming. And scripted miniseries. Reality series about oil. Being naked. And, Florida. The mothership, Discovery Channel, which boasted it had more series averaging more than 1 million viewers than any other cable network last year, shared with ......

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Pol: 9.14%
Act: 21.02%
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Oil sands mining in Utah clears major hurdle

...... SALT LAKE CITY -- An administrative law judge in Salt Lake City has ruled against two environmental organizations that are trying to block a Canadian company's plan to open the first large-scale oil sands mine in the United States. Judge Sandra Allen sided with U.S. Oil Sands and Utah's Division of Water Quality in deciding that the state rightfully granted the Calgary-based company ......

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Pol: 6.94%
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Woods Cross refinery cleans up after oil sprays neighborhood

...... WOODS CROSS HollyFrontier Oil Corporation officials said the cleanup of an oil spill could take awhile. The incident happened Thursday evening when a fuel oil tanker overpressured, causing a break in the top cover of the tank and releasing fuel oil east of the refinery. Mike Astin, environmental manager with the refinery, said oil officials believe water got into the tank, which holds 29,00 ......

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Pol: 2.62%
Act: 26.44%
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All 3 tweets:
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...Woods Cross refinery merges with another oil company - Standard-Examiner

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...Al-Qaida considered oil tankers as terror targets (AP) #us...

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...The #US says that Last year, al-Qaida considered blowing up oil tankers to hurt Western economies:

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...RT @twitcwilliam: Long-feared flood rolls toward La. bayou country: AP - The oil-and-seafood hub of Morgan City has been hi.. #Green #News

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...RT @intellicept3: Oil above $100 as traders eye weak US jobs market | - Houston Chronicle

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