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Jeff Brady

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Offshore Drilling Rig Remains On Fire In Gulf Of Mexico

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

A natural gas well off the Louisiana coast has caught fire after a blowout forced the evacuation of 44 workers. It is unclear how long it will take to extinguish the blaze.

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Rail Industry Vows To Learn From Fiery Accident In Canada

Monday, July 15, 2013

As investigators look for what caused last weekend's train crash in Canada, a question is emerging across the border in the U.S.: Could it happen here? Transportation safety officials have warned railroads for years about the types of tanker cars involved in the Lac-Megantic accident. But they are still widely used in Canada and the U-S.

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Crews Still Searching For Missing After Quebec Train Accident

Monday, July 08, 2013

In rural Eastern Quebec, crews are searching for about 40 people reported missing after a train pulling oil tankers crashed early Saturday morning. As Canadian authorities investigate, the accident has underscored existing concerns over a dramatic increase of oil shipments by rail in the U.S.

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'Gasland' Sequel Has More Fracking Horror Stories

Monday, July 08, 2013

The documentary Gasland inspired legions of "fracktivists" to oppose natural gas drilling booms across the country. Now the film has a sequel. Gasland Part II by director Josh Fox begins airing on HBO Monday night.

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Gay Marriage Now A State-By-State Battle

Saturday, June 29, 2013

After this week's Supreme Court rulings on gay marriage, supporters and opponents are turning their attention to individual states, where several legislatures are expected to take up the issue.

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Coal Industry Concerned By Obama's Climate Change Plans

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

President Obama on Tuesday announced a wide-ranging plan to address climate change. Rather than taking it to Congress, Obama is implementing the plan on his own. The president wants the Environmental Protection Agency to restrict carbon dioxide emissions from power plants. The biggest source of those emissions is coal-fired facilities.

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New Blood Sparks Identity Crisis For Fraternal Group Of Farmers

Friday, June 14, 2013

A fraternal agriculture organization known as the Grange must bring in younger members to survive. But the new generation's interest in environmental issues and food politics is clashing with the Grange's support of industrial farms.

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6 Dead After Building Collapses In Philadelphia

Thursday, June 06, 2013

At least six people have died in Wednesday's collapse of a commercial building in Philadelphia. More than a dozen victims have been rescued from the rubble.

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Vacant Building Collapses In Philadelphia

Wednesday, June 05, 2013

A woman was killed when a four-story building collapsed in Philadelphia on Wednesday. A dozen others were rescued from the rubble.

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Natural Gas Export Plan Unites Oregon Landowners Against It

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

The natural gas industry wants to export more of its commodity, but first it has to build infrastructure. In Oregon, companies want to build a 230-mile pipeline and an export terminal on the coast. Some welcome the new jobs, but others worry about environmental consequences.

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Court: Philly Doctor Guilty Of Murder In Late-Term Abortions

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

A Philadelphia doctor who performed abortions could face the death penalty now that he's been convicted in the deaths of three babies who authorities say were delivered alive and then killed. Dr. Kermit Gosnell was also found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the drug-overdose death of a patient who had undergone an abortion.

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Abortion Doctor Found Guilty Of Murder, Manslaughter

Monday, May 13, 2013

A Philadelphia doctor who performed abortions has been found guilty on three counts of murder. On Monday, a jury convicted Kermit Gosnell of performing late-term abortions that killed three babies after they were born alive. The physician argued that they had actually died in the womb. Gosnell is also charged in the death of a female patient who was killed by a lethal dose of sedatives and painkillers.

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Authorities Conduct Manhunt For Bombing Suspect

Friday, April 19, 2013

Police were going house to house in Watertown, Mass., as they searched for "suspect No. 2" in the bombings. "Suspect No. 1," known as "black hat," was said to be dead.

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FBI Focuses On Photos For Clues To Marathon Bomber

Thursday, April 18, 2013

The investigation into the Boston Marathon bombing is ongoing. Investigators are examining photos and videos and testing physical evidence recovered from the scene. Without any official news, speculation has been rampant.

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FBI Seeks Bombing Suspects, 'Someone Knows Who Did This'

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

In Boston, the FBI and other law enforcement agencies are releasing a few more details about two explosions that killed three people and left dozens of others injured. The FBI says the explosive devices may have included a pressure cooker, filled with things like nails and ball bearings. Investigators believe dark nylon bags or back-packs may have been used. But there's still much authorities don't know — like who planted the devices and why.

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8-Year-Old Boy Among Those Killed In Boston Bombing

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Martin Richard, an eight-year-old, was killed in bombings that struck the Boston Marathon on Monday. His sister and mother were reportedly injured, as well.

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A Day After Blasts, Boston Tries To Get Back To Normal

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

The day after explosions killed three people at the Boston Marathon, the city is trying to recover. The area of the blasts is a crime scene and people are being kept away from it.

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A Letter On Finding A Husband Before Graduation Spurs Debate

Thursday, April 04, 2013

A Princeton University alumna advised young women studying at her alma mater to find husbands now and not wait. Susan Patton's letter set off a heated discussion, but she stands by her words.

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Pennsylvania Tightens Abortion Rules Following Clinic Deaths

Thursday, March 28, 2013

A Philadelphia doctor who performed abortions is accused of murder in the deaths of a patient and seven babies who the prosecutor says were born alive. Abortion opponents cited the case as a reason to push for stricter regulations on clinics.

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Yahoo Buys News App From British Teenager For A Reported $30 Million

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Yahoo has purchased a news reading app from its developer for $30 million. The twist is that the person who created it is 17-year-old Nick D'Aloisio. He lives in England. The acquisition is the latest in a series of high profile moves Yahoo has made recently.

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