Daily Archive: Friday, February 17, 2017

Fracking caused Pa. earthquakes, state regulators say

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Pennsylvania environmental regulators say there’s a likely correlation between a natural gas company’s fracking operation and a series of minor earthquakes in western Pennsylvania last year. The state’s Department of Environmental Protection revealed its findings Friday. The quakes were recorded in April in Lawrence County, about 50 miles north of Pittsburgh and

NATO’s Buildup In Black Sea Could Lead To Cold War, Russian Envoy Says

There could be a situation of a Cold War if NATO increased its military buildup in the Black Sea region, Russian ambassador to the 28-nation bloc said Thursday. The comments came after NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg vowed to fortify its military presence in the region, where Moscow is accused of growing its assertion. “All

Deja vu as Greece and lenders race to agree deal

European Union officials have urged Greece and its lenders to conclude a long-overdue bailout review quickly to safeguard economic recovery. But as Ciara Lee reports, with days to go until a key meeting on Monday, Athens is saying it won’t ask for ”a euro more” from its austerity-wracked citizens. ▲ Hide Transcript ▶ View Transcript