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Three reported dead after bus overturns in Indy

Three deaths have been reported after a large passenger bus overturned in Indianapolis.Full story

State considering plan for submerged dozer

State officials were considering a plan to stabilize and remove a bulldozer that submerged in a remote lake in south-central Alaska in May, killing its driver. Full story

Turkish company supplies diesel to Syria

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey has become an unlikely new source of vital diesel for the Syrian government, according to shipping documents and sources. Full story

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Analysis: Thrifty truckers wary of pricey natural gas vehicles

Chevron pipeline leaks 4,200-6,300 gallons of diesel in Utah: media report

Diesel shortage pushes Egyptians to the brink

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  Are Sport 'Wagens' Fashionable?

Jonathan Browning, Volkswagen of America CEO, shares insight on the company's plans for diesel vehicles, including sport wagons.

  Broken oil rig threatens Alaska coast

Rachel Maddow reports on a Shell oil drilling rig that has crashed into the shore of one of Alaska's most pristine and ecologically fragile islands, threatening to spill tens of thousands of gallons of diesel fuel and drilling oil.

  Electricity for the world

Bob Freling, executive director of the Solar Electric Light Fund, discusses how his organization is working to bring electricity to regions in "energy poverty" around the world.

  Military Putting $500 Million Toward Alternative Fuels

The U.S. military is spending "green" to go green, using diesel from algae and chicken fat. Is it wasteful spending? Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine, and Zachary Karabell, River Twice Research, debate.

  Turning garbage into natural gas

Sierra Energy is developing a new kind of gassifier that could take in garbage and turn it into natural gas, diesel fuel and a saleable construction material called slag. Their prototype gassifier in Sacramento demonstrates how landfills could easily turn into gold mines.

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