Texas Governor Greg Abbott is expected to sign the oil and gas drilling bill into a law.
The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline in the United States rose 22 cents over the past three weeks to $2.82, according to a Lundberg survey released on Sunday.
In recent years, earthquakes have become a common occurrence for many residents across Oklahoma.
When the price of oil is climbing, exploration and production companies pile on debt to drill. But when the price drops, executives pay off the credit cards and hoard cash to survive the cycle.
Oilfield services company Schlumberger said it will slash 9,000 jobs.
Ann Arnold sits down with Governor-elect Greg Abbott to talk about his plans once he becomes Texas' next governor.
Researchers from the University of Texas and the University of Texas at Arlington will be testing water in Montague County to see if chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing, or fracking as it's commonly called, make their way into groundwater in Montague County.
Teachers are always looking for fun field trips to help educate and engage their students.
But this week, Fain Elementary students didn't have to go far, because a traveling science lab came to them.