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Scientists: Big Okla. quake in 2011 was man-made

3:22 PM, Mar 26, 2013

5.6 magnitude quake in Oklahoma in 2011 was caused when oil drilling waste was injected deep underground

Judge sides with Wyoming, Halliburton in fracking chemical suit

2:39 PM, Mar 25, 2013

Judge has ruled against environmentalists who sought to make public lists of ingredients that go into hydraulic fracturing fluids

3rd NY town wins in court over fracking ban

7:03 PM, Mar 19, 2013

Third upstate New York town has won a court challenge to its ban on natural gas drilling.

Ohio's GOP treasurer opposes Kasich tax hike

3:21 PM, Mar 7, 2013

Fellow Republican Treasurer Josh Mandel has come out against Gov. John Kasich's proposed tax increase on drillers

Brunswick: Council passes fracking ordinance, business objects

12:00 PM, Mar 1, 2013

Brunswick business owner says passing the anti-fracking ordinance could be a job-killing measure

Two, company indicted for dumping drilling waste

3:34 PM, Feb 28, 2013

Two accused of illegally discharging brine, oil-based drilling mud into stormwater drain that led to Mahoning River

Reports: One dead in Carrollton drilling accident

6:43 AM, Feb 26, 2013

One person died in a drilling accident in Carrollton Monday afternoon, according to reports.

Legislation to crack down on illegal drilling waste dumping

12:34 PM, Feb 15, 2013

Two Ohio state senators introducing  legislation to impose tougher penalties for illegal dumping of waste from oil/gas drilling

Unions: 'Fracking' jobs aren't local

8:04 PM, Feb 14, 2013

Ohio workers say energy companies promised jobs as they moved into Carroll County and other parts of Eastern Ohio to develop the Utica Shale's oil and natural gas reserves.

Feds charge NE Ohio man in wastewater dumping case

1:53 PM, Feb 14, 2013

Man accused of dumping at least 20,000 gallons of gas-drilling waste into the Mahoning River tributary near Youngstown

Ohio seeks new tests, reports on drilling waste

12:55 PM, Feb 12, 2013

Radioactive waste from oil and natural gas drilling would face new testing, reporting and tracking requirements before going to Ohio landfills under a proposal

NY town sued for banning 'frack' talk at meetings

9:47 AM, Feb 12, 2013

Two environmental groups are suing an upstate New York town for banning discussion of natural gas drilling and fracking at town board meetings

Residents deal with contaminated water from drilling

12:01 AM, Feb 12, 2013

Richard Payne still remembers what it felt like when a gas explosion lifted his house off its foundation five years.

Mansfield lawmaker fights against injection well drilling

8:07 PM, Feb 11, 2013

The implication of drilling and fracking in Ohio hit home in Mansfield for Law Director John Spon.

Former oil executive calls for strict fracking regulation

8:07 PM, Feb 11, 2013

Ohio has become the epicenter of an oil and gas boom because of what lies thousands of feet below the surface -- shale

New documentary 'Fracknation' targets critics of fracking

7:44 PM, Jan 21, 2013

"FrackNation" is a new documentary that attacks opponents of fracking for oil and gas, but it also raises a bigger question

Yoko Ono, Sean Lennon tour Pa. gas drilling sites

2:54 PM, Jan 17, 2013

Yoko Ono, Sean Lennon and Susan Sarandon are touring gas drilling sites in northeastern Pennsylvania

Portage County: Is methane in water unhealthy?

6:54 PM, Jan 11, 2013

Portage County family worries about methane exposure.

Portage County: Family concerned over methane in water

4:39 PM, Jan 10, 2013

The Kline family can light their well water on fire.

Geauga County: 'Thumper Trucks' take to the road

7:26 PM, Dec 10, 2012

Some residents thought it was a mini-earthquake shaking their Geauga County homes Sunday morning

Portage County: Drilling blamed for home damage

6:58 PM, Dec 5, 2012

A homeowner says cracking walls and crumbling mortar are being caused by a nearby well

Cleveland: Fracking Expo touts economic benefits

6:56 PM, Dec 5, 2012

A huge fracking expo is being held at the I-X Center in Cleveland.

Consol, EQT bid to drill at Pittsburgh airport

3:25 PM, Dec 5, 2012

Consol Energy and EQT Production Company submitted bids to drill for natural gas and oil at Pittsburgh International Airport

Ohio renews injection-well permitting

3:17 PM, Nov 13, 2012

Ohio has begun issuing its first permits for deep injection of chemically-laced wastewater from oil and gas drilling since a New Year's Eve quake in Youngstown

Oil and Gas Exploration: Its future in Ohio

6:17 PM, Nov 2, 2012

Throughout Ohio, oil and gas wells dot the landscape, from large rigs along country roads to those tucked away in suburban backyards.

Ohioans seek stronger oil and gas well regulation

5:52 PM, Nov 1, 2012

"What we're trying to do is protect future generations," says Mansfield Law Director John Spon.

Ohio's stake in the oil and gas industry

2:44 PM, Nov 1, 2012

To understand what's at stake in Ohio when it comes to oil and gas exploration, you have to understand why Ohio is so attractive to energy companies.

Landowners profit from oil and gas boom

2:43 PM, Nov 1, 2012

The garden on Richard Faber's farm produces all sorts of fruits and vegetables, from tomatoes to watermelons.

Local residents oppose drilling in their neighborhoods

8:37 PM, Oct 31, 2012

Michelle Aini no longer allows her six-year-old son to play in the backyard of their Broadview Heights home because of what sits just 600 feet away from them -- an oil and gas well.

Ohio's Utica Shale formation, rich in oil and natural gas

5:55 PM, Oct 18, 2012

Ohio sits atop the Utica Shale formation, which is rich in oil and natural gas.

US releases estimate of Utica Shale reserves

1:02 PM, Oct 5, 2012

Government geologists say the Utica Shale formation holds about 38 trillion feet of recoverable natural gas.

Global protests planned over gas drilling 'fracking' process

7:14 PM, Sep 21, 2012

More than 100 protests against the natural gas drilling process known as fracking are planned across the globe on Saturday

Major gas pipeline will cross northern Ohio

10:26 AM, Sep 5, 2012

A major pipeline has been proposed that would link Ohio's emerging shale gas fields to energy companies and customers in the Midwest and beyond.

Pa.: Okla. energy firm's data filled with errors

6:48 PM, Aug 21, 2012

Natural gas drilling company Chesapeake Energy last week filed an important Marcellus Shale production report containing so many errors a state database rejected it

Canton looking at leasing mineral rights

3:36 PM, Aug 5, 2012

A northeast Ohio city is planning to hire a consultant to look into leasing city-owned property for gas and oil drilling.

Experts: No way Ohio oil and gas worth $1T

9:33 AM, Aug 2, 2012

Experts say John Kasich's claim that a single energy company could recover $1 trillion of oil and gas from Ohio shale is an overestimate.

NE Ohio protesters mark protest at wastewater well

8:50 PM, Jul 16, 2012

Maryland man faces two misdemeanor charges after chaining himself to a gate at a Trumbull County deep-injection well

NJ Assembly approves bill banning fracking waste

7:03 PM, Jun 21, 2012

Lawmakers have approved legislation that bans hydraulic fracturing byproducts created in other states from entering New Jersey.

Between the Lines: Buckeye battle, drillers tax, school levy

2:31 PM, Jun 17, 2012

Topics are Ohio's campaign role, gas/oil taxes and Cleveland levy.

Federal study: Fracking wastewater wells cause quakes

9:54 AM, Jun 16, 2012

A study by the National Research Council concluded that injection of wastewater from hydraulic fracturing can induce earthquakes

Ohio now has comprehensive energy plan

5:48 PM, Jun 11, 2012

Governor John Kasich has signed a sweeping energy plan for Ohio.

Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District halts drilling water sales

9:20 AM, Jun 8, 2012

Officials overseeing reservoirs in Ohio's largest contained watershed have decided to halt water sales to oil and gas drillers in response to environmental concerns as they await a water-availability study.

Giant Eagle offers double fuel perks

Giant Eagle is giving double fuel perks at a few Northeast Ohio locations.

1:45 PM, May 28, 2008

Akron: Video game truck brings the party to the kids

A new concept in children's parties and classroom learning has arrived in Northeast Ohio

10:57 PM, May 8, 2012

Watch: Cedar Point's Space Spiral crashes down

After a quick explosive blast at its base, it only took 17 seconds for the Space Spiral to come crashing down at Cedar Point.

8:14 PM, Sep 13, 2012

Billionaire unveils new 'Titanic II' cruise ship design

An Australian billionaire says he wants to build a new version of the Titanic that could set sail in 2016.

9:12 AM, Feb 27, 2013

List of prescription drugs that can cause nightmares

Nightmares aren't a common side effect of prescriptions, but they can occur in dozens of drugs

10:42 PM, May 14, 2012

Heroin epidemic: Groups offer scholarships to recovering addicts

The death of "Glee" star, Cory Monteith is shining a light on the deadly addiction of heroin.

6:43 PM, Jul 18, 2013

Cedar Point fans debate new Fast Lane passes

Some Cedar Point fans are calling for a boycott of the park over its new Fast Lane pass

6:49 PM, May 14, 2012

New restaurants opening up all over downtown Cleveland

Whether you're on a date, or you just want to take the family out for a good time, there are plenty of options to choose from.

10:57 PM, Aug 21, 2013

Exclusive: Doctor resigns from AGMC following sex scandal

Akron-area doctor resigned from Akron General Medical Center following allegations of sex scandal that has now cost her an indefinite suspension of her medical license.

6:58 PM, May 17, 2012

Former Cleveland Indian Russell Branyan in court for domestic violence

SHAKER HEIGHTS -- Former Cleveland Indians player Russell Branyan was in Shaker Heights Municipal Court Tuesday morning charged with one count of domestic violence.

4:39 PM, Feb 5, 2008
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