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  1. News - World - UNITED STATES

    US geologists find ‘probable’ link between small earthquakes and fracking in Ohio

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 05:28pm by Associated Press in Columbus, Ohio

    ... to allow oil and gas to flow. Improved technology has allowed energy companies to gain access to huge stores of natural gas but the practice has raised widespread concerns that it might lead ... For the region encompassing Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia, where energy companies have drilled thousands of unconventional gas wells in recent years, it’s a first. The Utica Shale lies beneath ...

  2. News - World - UNITED STATES

    US Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell takes stage with rifle

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 09:54pm by Reuters

    ... battle, waving a rifle as he strode onto the stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference. McConnell hoisted the flint-lock muzzle-loading rifle over his head on Thursday at the gathering of conservative leaders and Republican Party activists. He then handed it to Oklahoma Senator Tom Coburn, a fellow Republican who will retire when his term ends in January 2015 due to health reasons. ...

  3. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Powerful storm lashes northeastern US with snow, arctic cold

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 01:54pm by Reuters in Washington

    ... a conservation alert due to expected higher demand, and heavy sleet left about 30,000 homes and businesses in Memphis, Tennessee, out of power, Memphis Light, Gas and Water reported. The storm shrouded ... sustainable energy in Iceland. “Even I am used to it, and I’m from Guatemala,” Rodriguez said as a dozen snow ploughs laboured to clear runways and taxiways of snow. On the West Coast, a weather front ...

  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Investigators find safety flaws at nuclear waste dump in New Mexico

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 05:54am by AP

    ... materials that should have been regularly cleaned off the vehicle. The truck was also operating without an automatic fire suppression system, the Department of Energy report said. And one of several ... of safety. "The board has identified a number of serious safety concerns that will need to be fully addressed. We believe all levels of management at the Department of Energy and at Wipp must ...

  5. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Mystery of fate of the submarine Hunley closer to being resolved

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 10:03pm by AP

    ... and church bells rang as the sub was raised and brought by barge to a conservation laboratory in North Charleston. There, scientists have since been slowly revealing the Hunley's secrets. ...

  6. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Sales of US homes cool along with the weather

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 05:24am by Bloomberg

    ... in the eastern US risks further restraining the housing market. Last month was the coldest January since 1994 in the contiguous US, based on gas-weighted heating-degree days, a measure of energy demand, ...

  7. News - World - UNITED STATES

    US scientists say natural-gas system leaks more methane than estimated

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 09:16pm by AFP

    ... of energy-resources engineering at Stanford University. "This amounts to something like seven to 21 million tonnes of methane per year, with a central estimate of 14 million tonnes." The article ...

  8. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Snow and ice storm cripples US south and east coast, killing at least 13

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 02:37pm by Reuters

    ... to flight-tracking website FlightAware.com. About half of the Thursday flights to and from Washington and New York were called off. The US Department of Energy reported that 363,000 power customers were ...

  9. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Obama criticises Fox News coverage in O'Reilly interview

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 09:55pm by Reuters

    ... in Benghazi, Libya. Obama said "some boneheaded decisions" were to blame for extra scrutiny the IRS had given to conservative "tea party" groups seeking tax-exempt status, ...

  10. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Prominent Obama critic Dinesh D'Souza indicted for violating US election law

    Posted Jan 24th 2014, 10:04am

    ... D’Souza, a conservative commentator and best-selling author, has been indicted by a federal grand jury for arranging excessive campaign contributions to a candidate for the US Senate. The candidate ... to President Ronald Reagan, and has been affiliated with conservative organisations such as the American Enterprise Institute and the Hoover Institution at Stanford University. He also directed a 2012 ...




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