Friday Jul 18
The Raw Story
Subway fires worker forced by manager to serve food while vomiting from stomach virus
A Subway employee in Freeport, Texas claims she was fired after she became so ill that sympathetic workers at a nearby restaurant called 911 to care for her.
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Wed Jul 16, 2014
Fort Bend Star
Fort Bend's diverse make-up spearhead for economic benefits
Taking advantage of the diversity of Fort Bend County is what really spurred the initiation of the Fort Bend Global Initiative that residents hear about from time to time.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Texas LNG facility draws $850 million investment
New York-based investment firm Global Infrastructure Partners has acquired 25 percent of Freeport LNG Development L.P., for $850 million.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Motley Fool
Is Spending More the Right Move for Phillips 66?
Phillips to boost spending and buy back more shares Phillips will boost its 2014 capital spending by $1.2 billion, bringing its total capital budget for the year to $3.9 billion.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Natural gas boom's future may be in China
CHINA is expected to double its demand for natural gas in the next five years, making it an irresistible market for Western companies trying to export America's energy bonanza and to exploit China's own vast reserves.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Dow Chemical's Water Woes Signal Trouble
Dow Chemical's struggles to secure enough water supplies for its growing operations in Texas have sparked concerns about whether the state's diminishing natural resources can accommodate its exploding population and economy.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
National Public Radio
Will Texas GOP Candidate's Remarks On Chemicals Prove Toxic?
The frontrunner for governor, GOP Attorney General Greg Abbott, sparked controversy recently by suggesting citizens should simply go to nearby chemical and fertilizer plants and ask what's being stored there if they are worried about hazardous materials.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
The Other Big Energy Export News
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Sun Jun 22, 2014
No Mas Tar Sands! -- Healing Begins at the Source
Here in Houston's East End, we're well acquainted with the risks of living so close to the oil refineries whose toxic emissions poison us every day.