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Tires burn as armed soldiers and law enforcement officers stand in formation on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, to force Dakota Access pipeline protesters off private land where they had camped to block construction. The pipeline is to carry oil from western North Dakota through South Dakota and Iowa to an existing pipeline in Patoka, Ill. (Mike McCleary/The Bismarck Tribune via AP)
Tires burn as armed soldiers and law enforcement officers stand in formation on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, to force Dakota Access pipeline protesters off private land where they had camped to block construction. The pipeline is to carry oil from western North Dakota through South Dakota and Iowa to an existing pipeline in Patoka, Ill. (Mike McCleary/The Bismarck Tribune via AP)

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What's up with the Dakota Access Pipeline?

The 1,172-mile Dakota Access Pipeline would carry 470,000 barrels of crude oil a day across four states. But many are protesting its development.

What's up with the Dakota Access Pipeline?

The 1,172-mile Dakota Access Pipeline would carry 470,000 barrels of crude oil a day across four states. But many are protesting its development.