Records show dozens of minor or moderate state environmental violations over the past five years at a Houston-area chemical plant where four people died from toxic fumes this weekend.
It’s estimated that tens of thousands of Dallas homes and some 60,000 vehicles in the area were damaged during the June 13 hailstorm. Now some of the hardest hit residents are getting help with the paperwork needed to start home repairs.
Under a deal reached Friday with city leaders, Occupy Dallas can continue its Wall Street protest at downtown’s Pioneer Park, until Sunday.
The moratorium on deep water drilling in the Gulf of Mexico has been lifted because new safety standards will make a disastrous oil spill much less likely, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced today.
Arlington City Council chambers were packed last night as residents on both sides of the natural gas drilling controversy hoping their voices would be heard.
Arlington city council chambers were packed last night as residents on both sides of the natural gas drilling controversy hoped to be heard.