DOE study: Fracking chemicals didn't taint water

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A landmark federal study on hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, shows no evidence that chemicals from the natural gas drilling process moved up to contaminate drinking water more…

Another Nazi-themed eatery opens, sparks fury

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) A restaurant owner in Indonesia whose Nazi-themed cafe is covered with Hitler memorabilia and staffed by waiters in Waffen-SS military uniforms is to be questioned more…

5 convicted for Costa Concordia shipwreck

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Five employees of an Italian cruise company were convicted Saturday of manslaughter in the Costa Concordia shipwreck that killed 32 people, receiving sentences of less than more…

Israel's deepest well targets 1.5B barrels of crude

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg Businessweek) The deepest oil well drilled in Israel’s 65-year history may be the most important. Houston’s Noble Energy Inc. (NBL:US) will probe 6,500 meters (4 miles) below more…

Why mafia is so excited about eco-friendly businesses

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Quartz) Italy's ambitious organized crime syndicates are still killing people and trafficking drugs and weapons, but their latest bet is eco-friendly businesses. The cash-heavy groups are tapping into more…

Judge nixes Detroit bankruptcy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Detroit Free Press) An Ingham County judge says Thursday's historic Detroit bankruptcy filing violates the Michigan Constitution and state law and must be withdrawn. But Attorney General Bill more…