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Pipeline Developer Charged Over Systematic Contamination
The spill contaminated wetlands, a stream and part of a 535-acre lake.
Oct 6th, 2021
Contract Tracing Breach Exposed Private Info for 72,000
Workers “disregarded security protocols."
Apr 30th, 2021
Pa. to Seize Medical Supplies
Officials will be permitted to commandeer N95 face masks, ventilators and other crucial medical equipment.
Apr 9th, 2020
Food & Beverage
Distilleries Are Making Hand Sanitizer
Production lines are being converted to make alcohol-based disinfectant.
Mar 17th, 2020
Gas Driller Pulls Out of Talks
His drinking water was contaminated and he has spent years bashing the energy industry.
Mar 6th, 2020
Pipeline Company Fined $30M, Resumes Construction
Energy Transfer violated numerous regulations during construction of the Revolution pipeline in western Pennsylvania.
Jan 6th, 2020
PA to Study Fracking Health Impacts
Pennsylvania's governor is taking action after months of impassioned pleas by the families of pediatric cancer patients who live in the most heavily drilled region of the state.
Nov 22nd, 2019
2nd Fire at Steel Plant
The second fire in six months at U.S. Steel's massive coke plant outside Pittsburgh knocked a key pollution control system offline for nearly 16 hours.
Jun 18th, 2019
Steel HQ to be Imploded
A showpiece when it opened in 1972, Martin Tower stood vacant for a dozen years after the steelmaker went out of business.
May 16th, 2019
Drilling Co. Eases on Throwing Man in Jail
Cabot Oil & Gas states that the man tried to extort the company via a frivolous federal lawsuit accusing the company of polluting drinking water.
Feb 5th, 2019
States Suing Over 3D Printed Guns
Eight states contend the hard-to-trace plastic weapons are a boon to terrorists and criminals and threaten public safety.
Jul 31st, 2018
Last Gasp for Hog Farm Suit
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court must now decide whether it will hear the case after plaintiffs filed a last-gasp appeal this month.
May 29th, 2018