Texas Company Charged For Oil Spill That Fouled California BeachesA South Texas pipeline company that spilled more than 140,000 gallons of crude oil on the California coast last year was indicted on dozens of criminal charges in the disaster that closed popular beaches and killed sea lions and birds, prosecutors said Tuesday.
Study: E-Cigarette Poisonings Surge In Young ChildrenElectronic cigarettes have sickened rising numbers of young children, a study of U.S. poison center calls has found. Most cases involve swallowing liquid nicotine.
Viral Video: John Oliver Takes On Lead PoisoningJohn takes on the topic around the entire country with more than 7 million miles of lead pipe in the land, and the governments don’t know where they all are.
Environmental Group Warns Of Arsenic-Laced Water In TexasThe Washington, D.C.-based Environmental Integrity Project analyzed more than a decade of Texas data that showed about 51,000 people in 34 of those communities have been exposed to contaminated drinking water for at least a decade, many at levels several times higher than the arsenic limit.
Frisco Family Says Rat In Market Street Firewood Led To Dog's DeathA veterinarian said the dog showed symptoms of ingesting rat poison.
Neighbors Concerned For Mother Prior To Poisoning ArrestPaw Eh, 31, faces an attempted capital murder charge.
Dallas Police: Woman Forced Her Child To Ingest PoisonShe has been charged with attempted capital murder.
Justice Dept.: Food Companies Risk Prosecution For OutbreaksFollowing a deadly listeria outbreak in ice cream, the Justice Department is warning food companies that they could face criminal and civil penalties if they poison their customers.
U.S. Says Gulf Oil Spill Could Last 100 YearsA decade-old oil leak where an offshore platform toppled during a hurricane could continue spilling crude into the Gulf of Mexico for a century or more if left unchecked.
Jurors Deliberating In Poisoned Doctor TrialA Texas cancer researcher accused of poisoning a colleague who was also her lover was described by prosecutors on Wednesday as a devious and manipulative person.
Halliburton Reaches $1.1B Gulf Oil Spill SettlementHalliburton says it has agreed to pay $1.1 billion to settle a substantial portion of plaintiff claims arising from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
Woman Sips Toxic Tea At Dickey's Barbeque & Survives"It was a fire that was just, it was just all-consuming in my mouth," Jan Harding, 67, told reporters Friday afternoon.