Keystone XL

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is prepared to officially announce her intention to run for president on Sunday, ending months of hints and speculation over her candidacy plans and picking up where her 2008 campaign left off. The formal declaration will come in a casual manner, with a social media push starting on Twitter, "followed...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The pipeline giant TransCanada has announced it is scrapping its plan for an...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Based on evidence provided by a whistleblower, Canada's National Energy Board (...

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Days after a barge spilled 170,000 gallons of especially heavy sticky oil, dubbed "the worst stuff you can dump in the water," into Galveston Bay, crews are scrambling to contain tar balls being pushed to shore by winds and tides, and biologists have found dozens of oiled birds from nearby, crucial bird habitats. With the spill occurring at the worst possible time - many wintering birds still there, many more en route north - environmentalists say that "we expect this to get much worse."...