Maryangel Rogliero

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Florida County Goes To Court Over 'Acid Fracking' Near Everglades

In southwest Florida, county officials are fighting the state over a new oil drilling process that's known by many different names: acidification, acidizing, acid stimulation and acid fracking.<p>Collier County has charged that state regulators have been lax in their oversight of the drilling, …

California's King Fire

The King Fire started about five days ago, in a California canyon 60 miles east of Sacramento, and has since burned an estimated 70,000 acres of steep forested terrain. The wildfire is one of nearly a dozen major blazes being fought across the state right now, driven in part by the ongoing severe …

Obama opens East Coast to oil search

Florida Everglades wildfire spreads and threatens residents with severe smoke

Officials warn residents in southern Florida to avoid roads and stay indoors after massive fire burns through conservation land<p>A wildfire that burned more than 20,000 acres of the Florida Everglades has spread, forestry officials said, threatening to cover millions of residents in the south of the …

'Water war' in Brazil as Rio's supply threatened

São Paulo and Rio authorities battle over scarce water resources as reservoirs run dry<p>A severe drought affecting Brazil’s biggest city has led to a “water war” that could cause the water supply to collapse in parts of São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro.<p>Authorities in São Paulo have been battling a water …

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