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2 Injection Wells Shut Down, 1 Curbing Activity After Oklahoma Quakes

The Oklahoma Corporation Commission says two oil and gas wastewater injection wells are shutting down and one is reducing operations in the Crescent area following several earthquakes.

07/28/2015

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Earthquake Rattles North Texas Saturday

Late sleepers were shaken awake this Saturday morning in Irving and Northwest Dallas by a 2.6 earthquake.

07/18/2015

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3rd Dallas-Area Earthquake In Just Over A Day!

Yet another earthquake shook Dallas on Monday morning. The latest temblor struck at 8:58 a.m. and was centered just slightly to the northwest of Dallas Love Field.

05/04/2015

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Study Links Texas Quakes To Gas Drilling

Scientists from SMU and the U.S. Geological Survey have linked a swarm of small earthquakes west of Fort Worth to nearby natural gas wells and wastewater injection.

04/21/2015

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Three Irving Earthquakes In 24 Hours

Three earthquakes shook the Irving area Thursday, the largest was a 3.3 magnitude.

04/02/2015

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USGS: More Data Needed To Assess Any Fracking-Pollution Link

A new study by the U.S. Geological Survey says more data is needed to be able to say for sure if a link exists between unconventional oil and gas development and degraded water quality.

03/04/2015

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USGS Confirms Earthquake In Irving

The USGS has confirmed a 3.1 magnitude earthquake struck in Irving at 6:18 a.m. Friday morning.

02/27/2015

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Colorado Geophysicists Work To Find Cause Of North Texas Quakes

The chandeliers swing, the pictures tilt and the chair shakes. Then people in Irving wait. While they wonder if they just felt another earthquake, someone in a small office 800 miles away, is trying to confirm it.

CBS 11–01/29/2015

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Another Earthquake Shakes Residents In The City Of Irving

Once again — the earth is moving in Irving. The United States Geological Survey has confirmed a 2.3 magnitude tremor happened at 1:02 p.m.

CBSDFW.COM–01/14/2015

A small, 2.7 magnitude earthquake shook Midlothian and Mansfield just before 3 p.m. Thursday. (credit: CBS 11 Art Dept.)

USGS Confirms Midlothian Earthquake & 2 More In Irving

The USGS has confirmed a Thursday afternoon temblor near Midlothian. Minutes after releasing that conformation, the USGS released information about two additional tremors that happened earlier in Irving.

CBSDFW.COM–01/08/2015

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Questions For Texas Earthquake Scientists — Why & Why Now?

Officials in Irving continue their search for what may be triggering the recent swarm of earthquakes dogging Dallas’ neighbor to the west.

CBS 11–01/07/2015

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11 Earthquakes Rock North Texas In 27 Hours

A series of earthquakes, three of them with a 3-point magnitude or greater, rocked North Texas Tuesday into early Wednesday, knocking items off walls, causing cracks to appear in ceilings and generally shattering nerves across the region.

01/06/2015

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