A pro-Keystone XL ad from the American Petroleum Institute.

Keystone XL ad visible on White House website

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The ad urges viewers to tell the president to approve the pipeline.

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Canadian Natural Resource Minister Joe Oliver applauded the decision. ( Mayra Beltran / Houston Chronicle )

Canadian leader: Keystone XL decision coming soon

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A final decision on Keystone XL could be coming “fairly soon,” Canadian Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver speculated Tuesday.
Several hundred youth who marched from Georgetown University to the White House to protest the Keystone XL Pipeline are arrested outside the White House in Washington, Sunday, March 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Pipeline protesters arrested at White House

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Police arrested hundreds of people who strapped themselves to the White House fence on Sunday to protest the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline.
Crewmen work a site for TransCanada's Keystone XL project in Wood County, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, in Winnsboro. (Cody Duty / Houston Chronicle)

Report says Keystone contractor followed federal rules

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The State Department followed federal guidelines regarding use of outside contractors, the report said.
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TransCanada CEO Russ Girling talks about the future and present of the company's pipeline before an event at Ford Park in Beaumont on Wednesday.  (Guiseppe Barranco/@spotnewsshooter)

Canadian crude now moving through Keystone XL’s southern leg

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The Keystone XL southern leg has delivered its first barrels of Canadian oil to the Texas coast, even though the project still lacks its planned northern leg into Canada, TransCanada’s CEO said in an interview.
Hilton Kelley, head of the Port Arthur, Texas Community In-Power and Development Association, warns that refinery communities could see more medical ailments if they process more oil sands crude from Canada at a news conference on Capitol Hill. (Jennifer A. Dlouhy).

Keystone foes shift focus to health

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Sen. Barbara Boxer on Wednesday sought to shift the heated debate over Keystone XL from climate change to the public health effects of processing the oil sands it would transport from Canada to Gulf Coast refineries.
A crewman directs a pipe for the southern leg of TransCanada's Keystone XL project in Wood County, Texas. The northern leg has not yet received approval from the Obama administration. (Cody Duty / Houston Chronicle)

Keystone’s future in hands of Nebraska’s new pipeline regulator

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A Nebraska agency faulted over campaign donations from regulated companies may soon decide the fate of Keystone XL, its first review of an oil pipeline.
Marcia McNutt, former director of the U.S. Geological Survey

Former Obama official urges Keystone XL approval

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The ranks of former Obama administration officials coming out in support of Keystone XL grew again on Thursday as recent U.S. Geological Survey director Marcia McNutt said it was time to approve the controversial oil pipeline.
TransCanada chief executive Russ Girling  speaks at the company's investor day in Toronto. (SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg)

TransCanada CEO ‘undeterred’ by new hurdle for Keystone XL

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TransCanada Corp. officials said Thursday they are undaunted by a Nebraska court ruling that analysts widely believe will mean more delays for the Keystone XL pipeline.
President Barack Obama speaks at the TransCanada Pipe Yard in Cushing, Okla. in 2012.  (AP Photo/LM Otero)

Judge’s ruling gives Obama an out on Keystone XL

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A Nebraska judge’s decision throwing out the Keystone XL pipeline route in the state may push President Barack Obama’s final decision on the contested project until after the midterm congressional elections.