On May 25, 2011, sources say a bill requiring natural gas drilling companies to publicly disclose the chemicals used in the hydraulic fracturing process was passed through the Texas Senate. Sources say hydraulic fracturing or "fracking" is a process where gas drillers pump millions of gallons of chemical-laced water deep into the ground to break […]
On May 29, 2011, sources say a Houston police officer crashed a car into a tree. Reportedly, the wreck happened on Washington Avenue near Studemont Street. Houston police say the officer was in an unmarked unit and lost control when a woman switched lanes.