| Sep 5, 2013
| 5:15 PM
Nearly six years after filing a federal lawsuit against seven companies and their related counterparts for allegedly contaminating the local groundwater supply with a gasoline additive, the Crescenta Valley Water District has finally settled with the...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 5:41 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — New troves of oil have been found all over the globe, and oil companies are taking in around $100 for every barrel they produce. But these seemingly prosperous conditions aren't doing much for Big Oil: Profit and production at the...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Having lived in Baltimore for two decades, I've noticed an increased intensity of the storms we've had in just the last few years. From Hurricane Sandy to last summer's derecho, extreme weather is causing huge power outages and putting peoples' lives...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 3:29 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Gasoline prices are on a summer slide, giving U.S. drivers a break as they set out for the beach and other vacation spots for the Fourth of July.
The national average for a gallon has fallen for 21 days straight and is now below...
| May 22, 2013
Back when Jamie Dimon still lived in Chicago, before he had ascended to the top of New York-based JPMorgan Chase, his Gold Coast home earned a reputation each Halloween as a must-visit destination, drawing trick-or-treaters from well beyond the...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 2:45 PM
(AP) - The Standard & Poor's 500 index closed above 1,500 on Friday for the first time since the start of the Great Recession in 2007, lifted by strong earnings from Procter & Gamble and Starbucks.
The S&P 500 rose 8.14 points to 1,502.96. It was the...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 1:24 PM
BILLINGS, Mont. - Federal investigators say Exxon Mobil Corp.'s delayed response to a pipeline break beneath Montana's Yellowstone River made the spill far worse than it otherwise would have been.
Department of Transportation investigators say the...
| Jan 3, 2013
THURSDAY'S TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTS
|| M. bask. || Michigan@Northwestern || ESPN27 ||
|| Northeastern@George Mason || NBCSP7 ||
|| New Orleans@Mississippi State || TCN7 ||
|| Colorado@Arizona || ESPNU8 ||
|| Penn State@Wisconsin ||...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 5:47 AM
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Pipeline spills caused by flooding and riverbed erosion dumped 2.4 million gallons of crude oil and other hazardous liquids into U.S. waterways over the past two decades, according to a new report from federal regulators....
| May 6, 2013
| 5:24 AM
NORTON SHORES, Mich. (AP) — Authorities investigating the disappearance of a gas station night clerk in West Michigan say they're continuing to work around the clock on the case.
Norton Shores Police Chief Dan Shaw says investigators on Sunday...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 3:35 PM
Worrywarts are going overboard when they question the tributes afforded to a couple of Pennsylvania's esteemed leaders and their wives.
You say Gov. Tom Corbett and his wife accepted a little over $11,000 in goodies from business big shots and...