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EPA Says Fracking May Cause Pollution


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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for the first time has implicated a controversial method of improving the productivity of oil and gas wells in causing groundwater pollution. The practice is called hydraulic fracturing and involves pumping pressurized water, sand and chemicals underground to open fissures and improve the flow of oil or gas. The EPA… Read More

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More sexual assault details emerge in Grand Jury report against Sandusky

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Two more accusers in the sexual assault case against former Penn State football defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky have shared their stories with a Grand Jury. Both new accusers – listed as "Victim 9" and "Victim 10" in the report below – were introduced to Sandusky through the "Second Mile" program, which has come under intense… Read More