Keystone XL

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
"Remember," says the Sierra Club, "if you see anything from 'Your Energy,' it's just a PR campaign funded by the oil and gas industry."
Jon Queally, staff writer
"TransCanada has many hurdles still ahead on Keystone XL, and if they ever run...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"We need you to take a stand no matter what land you live or work on. The...


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."...