Politicians, groups react harshly to Keystone news

Politicians and energy and environmental groups reacted quickly to the news that the Obama administration may formally reject the Keystone XL pipeline.


Eco-friendly group seeks standard for E. coli levels in state lakes

A statewide environmental group is concerned about the elevated levels of E. coli bacteria in several popular Texas lakes, including Stillhouse Hollow.


Texas leads U.S. in greenhouse gas emissions

As the nation's light switch and gas pump, Texas releases far more greenhouse gases into the air than any other state, according to federal data released Wednesday.