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  1. Officials eye six barrels tied to nuclear dump leakRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | Fox 23

    New Mexico Environment Secretary Ryan Flynn said scientists investigating a radiation leak at the federal government's underground nuclear waste dump have identified five other potentially explosive containers at Los Alamos National Laboratory and a temporary storage site in West Texas.


  2. Natural gas investor spends $4 billion on shale rightsRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Fox 23

    Natural gas wildcatter Aubrey McClendon's American Energy Partners LP has invested more than $4 billion in lease holdings and drilling rights in four states.


  3. New Mexico plant unable to meet nuclear waste deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Fox 23

    The U.S. Department of Energy said Friday that it will not be able to meet a June 30 deadline for getting the waste from decades of nuclear bomb-building off the Los Alamos National Laboratory's northern New Mexico complex.


  4. US chemical plants not sufficiently monitored, report saysRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | Fox 23

    Outdated federal policies, poor information sharing with states and a raft of industry exemptions point to scant federal oversight when it comes to the nation's storage of dangerous chemicals, a new report obtained by The Associated Press has revealed.


  5. Kitty litter may be cause of radioactive leak at NM nuke dumpRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | Fox 23

    New Mexico environment officials say more than 500 barrels of waste from Los Alamos National Laboratory was packed with the kitty litter, suspected of causing a chemical reaction and radiation release at the nation's underground nuclear waste dump.


  6. Texas plant blast still haunts residents one year laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2014 | Fox 23

    Families of the 15 people killed in a massive explosion at a Texas fertilizer plant have spent the past year navigating the difficult balance between moving forward and digging for answers from the past.


  7. New Mexico lab resumes nuclear waste shipmentsRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | Fox 23

    The Los Alamos National Laboratory, which is under a tight deadline to ship nuclear waste away from its northern New Mexico campus before wildfire season peaks, has resumed trucking the remainder of the waste to Texas, officials said.


  8. Earthquakes lead Texas agency to hire seismologistRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2014 | Fox 23

    A key state agency has hired a seismologist, part of an effort to tackle a sudden increase in earthquakes in areas of Texas with significant oil and gas drilling activities.


  9. Nuclear waste from New Mexico lab may go to TexasRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | Fox 23

    The operator of the nation's troubled nuclear waste dump in New Mexico wants to temporarily store waste from Los Alamos National Laboratory at a facility in rural West Texas until it reopens, officials said Thursday.


  10. Three dead after ambulance runs off Texas roadwayRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Fox 23

    Three people were killed and one was injured on Tuesday when an ambulance careened off a slick West Texas roadway and caught fire, authorities said.


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