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Barbara Brown poses for a photo by the front step of her home that now sits about one foot off the surface of her lawn, Saturday, June 21, 2014, in Reno, Texas.  (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Barbara Brown poses for a photo by the front step of her home that now sits about one foot off the surface of her lawn, Saturday, June 21, 2014, in Reno, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
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States confront worries about fracking, quakes

AZLE, Texas (AP) -- Earthquakes used to be almost unheard of on the vast stretches of prairie that unfold across Texas, Kansas and Oklahoma.

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William Saum, in Clarksburg, W. Va. In March 2013, a truck carrying drilling water overturned onto his wife's car, killing his two young sons.  (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
William Saum, in Clarksburg, W. Va. In March 2013, a truck carrying drilling water overturned onto his wife's car, killing his two young sons. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
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AP: Fracking Boom Boosts Highway Deaths

Booming production of oil and natural gas has exacted a little-known price on some of the nation's roads, contributing to a spike in traffic fatalities in states where many streets and highways are choked with large trucks and heavy drilling equipment.

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Ohio Geologists Tie Small Quakes to Fracking

State geologists in Ohio have for the first time linked earthquakes in a geologic formation deep under the Appalachians to gas drilling, leading the state to issue new permit conditions in certain areas that are among the nation's strictest.

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NJ Eyes Ban on Fracking Waste From Any State

New Jersey lawmakers are considering a ban on treating or storing waste products created by hydraulic fracturing operations in the natural gas exploration industry.

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U.S. Poised to Become World’s Largest Oil Producer [AUDIO]

Domestic oil production continues advancing to the point that we are poised to overtake Saudi Arabia as the king of crude.

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New Report Measures Damage Being Done by Dirty Drilling

A year after New Jersey Governor Chris Christie vetoed a fracking waste ban measureEnvironment New Jersey Research and Policy Center has released a new report that measures the damage being done by dirty drilling across the country.

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Push Underway to Override Veto of Frack Waste Treatment Ban [AUDIO]

New Jersey environmental groups are pushing to get state lawmakers to override Gov. Chris Christie's veto of a bill that prohibits hydraulic fracturing waste from being treated in New Jersey.

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Fracking Ban Extension Proposed

A New Jersey ban on the natural gas drilling process known as "fracking" is set to expire next month, before the state has time to learn of the potential environmental consequences.

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Environmentalists Oppose Fracking – Protest [AUDIO]

A coalition of environmental groups are seeing red over Governor Chris Christie's veto of a bill that would ban the process of hydraulic fracking. They are no longer sitting still and are taking swift action.

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Environmental Groups Want Override On Christie’s Fracking Waste Ban Veto [AUDIO]

Over eighty environmental groups are rallying together to call for New Jersey Legislators to override Governor Christie's veto of the Fracking Waste Ban Bill.

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