Massive Chemical Fire Rages Near Dallas

Chlorine Spill Forces Evacuations At Waxahachie Chemical Plant

A chlorine spill has forced evacuations at a Magnablend facility in Waxahachie. The facility is a custom chemical blending, manufacturing and packaging company.


(credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Concerns After 650,000+ Gallons Of Raw Sewage Flows Into Creek

A lightning strike on a Collin County power supply caused a water station to spill more than 650,000 gallons of raw sewage into Spring Creek — a tributary of Lake Ray Hubbard.


(credit: CBS 11 News)

Crews Haul Contaminated Water Out Of Westlake Neighborhood

Crews worked all weekend to clean up more than 200,000 gallons of sewage that spilled into a creek and pond near Highway 114.


Obama Administration lifts Gulf Coast oil drilling moratorium

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.


JAGGER & BARSKY: Spill Your Guts!!!

Today’s edition of SYG was THE GREATEST example of Train Wreck Radio . . . AND must be heard!


Gulf Oil Spill Effort Halted by Brewing Storm

A storm brewing in the Caribbean brought the deep-sea effort to plug the


BP Says Testing Process On Cap Should Begin 'Soon'

BP says it hopes to restart the testing process


Big Spill Oil Confirmed on Texas Beaches

There is now confirmation that oil from the Deepwater Horizon spill has made it to Texas. 


BP: New Cap Installed, Further Tests Ahead

BP robots attached a new, tighter-fitting cap on top of the gushing Gulf of Mexico oil leak Monday


Plotting BP Legal Strategy

Attorney’s General get together again this week to talk about BP oil spill legal strategy. 


Spill Response Ramps Up

The State swings into action to make sure the tar ball impact on Texas is minimal. 


Beaches Are Fine for Now

The Land Commissioner says folks shouldn’t change beach plans because of tar balls found from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.