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The family of a worker who was killed in natural gas well explosion in southwest Pennsylvania is suing Chevron. On February 11, 27-year-old Ian McKee was participating in a safety meeting at the gas well site in Greene County near the West...
In a decision released last week, the highest court in New York ruled that local governments can ban drilling within their borders. And while hydrofracking remains on hold in the state, the ruling is expected to have a huge impact on the industry in...
Budget on his desk, Corbett has a lot to consider HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett isn't saying what he'll do with a no-new-taxes budget bill sitting on his desk. It landed on Corbett's desk July 1, giving him 10 days...
The National Weather Service predicts this year will be a relatively tame hurricane season. But this Fourth of July will include Hurricane Arthur brushing the North Carolina coast. Significant hurricanes like Sandy and Irene, as well Tropical Storm...
This story is the lifeblood of our country: in 1776, the American colonists declared independence from the British monarchy. But the colonies were still in the middle of war. Things weren’t going well, they’d lost several battles against...
The Air Force says multiple communication and navigation failures lead to the crash of an MQ-9 Reaper drone, piloted by the Syracuse-based 174th Air National Guard wing. No one was hurt when the multi-ton aircraft plummeted into the lake 12 miles...