Salem Newshttp://www.salemnews.netTop Headlinesen-usSun, 29 Mar 2015 05:01:30 EDTSun, 29 Mar 2015 05:01:30 EDT seek techniques to boost efficiency - As oil and gas drilling eases back, the slowdown provides an opportunity for companies to take a look at new ways to maximize drill-site efficiencies and profits.Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTAmanda Knox murder conviction overturned by Italy's high court (AP) - Italy's highest court on Friday overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend in the 2007 slaying of Knox's roommate, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case that captivated trial-watchers on both...Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTNATION/WORLD Russians, 1 American dock with space station; 2 to spend year away from Earth BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) - The capsule carrying a Russian and an American who are to spend a year away from Earth has docked with the International Space Station.Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTDrilling rigs count down but shale play continues - The Utica/Point Pleasant shale play will continue to see growth according to the U.S. Energy Information Administratio.Mon, 23 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTODNR issues 16 new drilling permits - The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) issued 16 new horizontal drilling permits for the week ending Feb. 21 in the Utica/Point Pleasant shale play compared to 18 issued for the week ending Feb. 14.Mon, 2 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDT