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Natural gas firm asked to show it's not causing Texas quakes

posted on June 12, 2015 at 3:29 PM

A natural gas extraction company controlled by energy giant Exxon Mobil sought to prove Wednesday that it is not to blame for a recent rash of small earthquakes in North Texas, telling a powerful state agency that it believes the earthquakes... Full Story

Market to Market (March 27, 2015)

posted on March 27, 2015 at 7:29 PM

Market to Market (March 27, 2015)
Full Program: Advanced drilling techniques fuel a boom in domestic crude production supporting thousands of jobs. But in Oklahoma, environmentalists say fracking also is responsible for a sharp increase in earthquakes. Market analysis with Virgil Robinson... Full Story

Is a Booming Oil Industry Causing Earthquakes in Oklahoma?

posted on March 27, 2015 at 7:01 PM

Is a Booming Oil Industry Causing Earthquakes in Oklahoma?
With advancements in fracking technology, the oil and gas industry in Oklahoma helped the sooner state out of the Great Recession. But some believe those same technological improvements may be creating earthquakes. Full Story

Swarm of earthquakes rattles parts of northern Oklahoma

posted on February 6, 2015 at 2:27 PM

A 4.3 magnitude earthquake rattled Alfalfa County in northern Oklahoma Thursday, damaging the county courthouse but causing no injuries. Full Story

Less shake from artificial quakes, fed study says

posted on August 22, 2014 at 1:46 PM

Man-made earthquakes, a side effect of some high-tech energy drilling, cause less shaking and in general are about 16 times weaker than natural earthquakes with the same magnitude, a new federal study found. Full Story

Company Cautions Against Linking Well, Ohio Quakes

posted on January 13, 2012 at 4:57 PM

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) - Boos, applause and the occasionaloutburst marked a gathering of about 500 Ohio residents seekingexplanations for a series of earthquakes that has hit their areasince deep injection drilling came to... Full Story

Market to Market (March 25, 2011)

posted on March 25, 2011 at 7:03 PM

Market to Market (March 25, 2011)
Full Program: U.S. commodities flow into Japan, despite the impact of a catastrophic earthquake and tsunami. Government meteorologists call for increased chances of major flooding in Midwestern watersheds. And speculators deploy new technologies hoping to... Full Story

World Assesses Mother Nature's Impact on Japan

posted on March 25, 2011 at 12:03 PM

World Assesses Mother Nature's Impact on Japan
Two weeks after the devastating 9.0 earthquake, tsunami and nuclear energy disaster struck Japan, the countries of the world continue to assess the impact. Full Story

Japanese Grain Imports Hit All-Time High Despite Earthquake Damage

posted on March 24, 2011 at 6:03 PM

Government reports this week revealed the U.S economy expanded a bit faster at the end of last year than analysts originally estimated. Full Story

Market to Market (March 18, 2011)

posted on March 18, 2011 at 7:03 PM

Market to Market (March 18, 2011)
Full Program: Shockwaves from Japan's catastrophic earthquake, tsunami and nuclear crisis ripple through the global economy. House lawmakers ponder the impact of environmental regulations on American agriculture.Those stories and market analysis with Sue Martin. Full Story

Japanese Earthquake Hits U.S. Commoditiy Markets

posted on March 16, 2011 at 10:03 PM

Japanese Earthquake Hits U.S. Commoditiy Markets
Time for March Madness... Full Story

Devastating Tsunami Slams Japan

posted on March 11, 2011 at 2:03 PM

Market uncertainty due to social upheaval in parts of northern Africa and the Middle East was exacerbated Friday after a massive earthquake and tsunami rocked Japan. Full Story

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