Texas

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The city of Irving, Texas has experienced five earthquakes in four days, leading some critics to blame increased seismic activity on nearby fracking operations. The first earthquake, Saturday night, was a magnitude 3.3 quake that was felt by hundreds of North Texans. A 2.5-magnitude quake hit on Sunday, followed by two more on Monday, magnitudes 2...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Four workers were killed and one injured in a chemical leak at a DuPont plant...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Denton, Texas passed a ban on fracking last week. (Photo courtesy of Frack Free Denton)
A Texas regulator declared last week she will not honor a fracking ban passed...

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