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Fracking hearing airs claims about conflicts of interest, ‘misinformation’

By Jamie Smith Hopkins

Interior: New fracking rules are good for public, industry

By Jamie Smith Hopkins

Special issue of journal looks at fracking's effects on people, animals

By Jim Morris

Black history and heritage bulldozed by gas boom

By Eleanor Bell Fox and Talia Buford

Groups sue to force EPA's hand on oil and gas emissions

By Jamie Smith Hopkins

One-stop science shop has become a favorite of industry—and Texas

By Rosalind Adams and Lisa Song

Texas weakens chemical exposure guidelines, opens door for polluters

By Lisa Song and Rosalind Adams

Citing health risks, New York State bans fracking

By Talia Buford

Health worries pervade North Texas fracking zone

By Jamie Smith Hopkins

Smoke, odors and drifting foam in Fort Worth suburb stir frustration over fracking

By Jamie Smith Hopkins

Plant expansions fueled by shale gas boom to boost greenhouse gas, toxic air emissions

By Talia Buford

Fired: Texas regulators say they tried to enforce rules, lost jobs

By David Hasemyer

Five-state study finds high levels of airborne chemicals near oil and gas sites

By Jamie Smith Hopkins

Pennsylvania congressman launches frack waste investigation

By David Hasemyer and Zahra Hirji

New air monitor planned for heavily fracked South Texas county

By Lisa Song and David Hasemyer

Open pits offer cheap disposal for fracking sludge, but health worries mount

By David Hasemyer and Zahra Hirji