Mose Buchele

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Despite Trump's Promises, Coal Plants Keep Closing

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Despite President Trump's vow to put coal miners back to work, coal plants keep closing. We visit a Texas town where one is slated to shut down soon.

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Potential Trump Adviser Suggests Climate Change Regulations Are Communist Conspiracy

Wednesday, November 08, 2017

President Trump has tapped a former Texas regulator to be his senior adviser on environmental policy. Like a string of other controversial picks, she questions the science behind climate change.

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Community Where Texas Gunman Grew Up Reeling From Church Massacre

Monday, November 06, 2017

The Texas gunman who carried out the mass shooting during a church service is originally from a San Antonio suburb. Devin Patrick Kelly grew up in New Braunfels, Texas where residents are reeling from Sunday's events.

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Explosions Heard At Flooded Arkema Chemical Plant In Crosby, Texas

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Due to flooding from Hurricane Harvey, the plant lost power — and the ability to keep volatile organic peroxides from exploding and burning.

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Flooded Texas Chemical Plants Raise Concerns About Toxic Emissions

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Concern is growing that flood damage from Hurricane Harvey to some of Houston's petrochemical plants may be polluting the air, and could be threatening the water.

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Why Are Undocumented Immigrants Smuggled By Truck?

Thursday, July 27, 2017

For many migrants, there is a fear of "two crossings" — the actual border and then checkpoints farther inland.

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San Antonio Trailer Tragedy: What It Says About Human Trafficking

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The recent deaths of 10 people in the back of a sweltering tractor-trailer in San Antonio highlights the dangerous ways in which illegal immigrants are transported throughout the U.S.

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Texans React To Trump's Decision To Pull Out Of Paris Climate Accord

Monday, June 05, 2017

People in a Texas coal town say they can feel the climate changing and are worried about it. But they support President Trump's decision to pull out of the international climate pact.

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At 94, Lithium-Ion Pioneer Eyes A New Longer-Lasting Battery

Monday, May 22, 2017

In 1980, John Goodenough's work led to the lithium-ion battery, now found in everything from phones to electric cars. He and fellow researchers say they've come up with a faster-charging alternative.

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Scientists Study Species Of Turtles Presumed To Be Abundant

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Scientists and environmentalists work hard to save animals from becoming extinct. But there's another effort underway to study a species perceived to be abundant: turtles.

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Texas Father And Son Among Those Killed In Nice, France

Friday, July 15, 2016

A father and son from Texas are reported to be two of the more than 80 victims who died in the terrorist attack in Nice, France, Thursday night.

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Texas Power Players Sit Out Political Opposition To Clean Power Plan

Saturday, April 16, 2016

Texas is one of 24 states driving the lawsuit against Obama's climate change initiative. But some of the state's energy companies transitioning toward cleaner sources support the new regulations.

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Crude Oil Thefts Rise In Texas As Low Prices Force Job Cuts

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Oil prices continue to hover near lows not seen in years. It might be surprising then to learn that the theft of oil is up. Oil companies in Texas are lobbying for higher penalties against thieves.

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Some Texans Puzzled By Keystone XL Pipeline Rejection

Friday, November 06, 2015

President Obama's rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline provoked cheers from environmental groups and a little bit of head scratching in the state of Texas.

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Oil Market Bust Yields Unexpected Boom For Texas Repo Men

Monday, August 31, 2015

The price of oil has dropped to its lowest point in years in recent weeks. That's meant layoffs and people falling behind on payments for the fancy vehicles they bought during the good times.

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Small Texas City Feels Pain Of Falling Crude Oil Prices

Friday, August 14, 2015

This week, oil prices plunged, falling below $43 a barrel. A year ago, a barrel of West Texas crude oil was selling for more than twice that. Consumers in most of the country are reap...

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Drop In Oil Prices Threatens Economy Of Tiny Texas Town

Thursday, June 25, 2015

The tiny, South Texas town of Cotulla has experienced a hotel boom in the past five years, and all that business came from the surge in oil drilling. But the recent drop in oil prices...

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Researchers Fly Over Shale Fields To Study Air Pollution

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

This month, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is flying an airborne research lab over oil and gas producing states.

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North Texas Town Could Become First In The State To Ban Fracking

Monday, October 27, 2014

In Texas, early voting is underway ahead of the Nov. 4 election. In the north Texas town of Denton, that means people are deciding whether they want to ban the oil and gas drilling me...

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Texas Family's Nuisance Complaint Seen As Win Against Fracking

Friday, May 02, 2014

A jury awarded nearly $3 million to the Parrs, who say leaks at a natural gas site made them ill. The family won the suit without having to prove that the drilling company broke environmental laws.

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