Outdoor Show: Sun Aug. 2ndA special edition on this Open Line Fun Sunday with a pair of guests in studio. Captain Will Granberry with Avian Skies and Jess Hewitt, Director of Gulf Racing Fuels, joined Captain Mickey to talk duck and dove hunting as well as using safer fuels in your ATV's, boats, etc. You can visit avianskies.com and gulfracingfuels.com for more info on these two subjects. Thanks for listening!
Fire On Coastal Louisiana Oil Platform ExtinguishedA fire that burned for more than a day on an oil production platform off Louisiana's coast was extinguished early Saturday, the Coast Guard said.
Houston Is Awash In Chemical Process Engineering JobsThe median salary for an entry level chemical engineer in Houston is about $67,800 per year, according to Salary.com. Chemical engineers with 8 to 10 years of experience have a median salary of $123,000.
New Rules Proposed As 5-Year Anniversary Of Oil Spill NearsAlmost five years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Obama administration has proposed new regulations aimed at strengthening oversight of offshore oil drilling equipment and ensuring that out-of-control wells can be sealed in an emergency.
Defying GOP, Obama Vetoes Keystone XL Pipeline BillDefying the Republican-run Congress, President Barack Obama rejected a bill Tuesday to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, wielding his veto power for only the third time in his presidency.
Oil Worker Dies, Fell From Nearly 50-Foot RigAn oil field worker in South Texas has died after falling while near the top of a 50-foot rig.
EPA: Keystone XL's Climate Impacts Need To Be RevisitedWith the recent dip in oil prices, the Environmental Protection Agency wants the State Department to "revisit" how much of a toll the Keystone XL oil pipeline would have on global warming.
BP To Sell Part Of Its Gulf Of Mexico Stake To ChevronBP is selling part of its stake in an emerging oil-producing region in the Gulf of Mexico to Chevron, and the two companies, along with Conoco Phillips, will work to develop the fields together.
Both Sides In Keystone XL Debate Bend FactsLet's check some of the claims about the pipeline as a bill approving it heads toward likely passage by the Republican-led Senate and a veto by President Barack Obama.
Study: Influx Of Over 600,000 Jobs Supported By Gas, Oil Over Past 2 YearsA recent study has found that, since 2011, over 600,000 jobs have been created in America by the oil and gas industry.
Energy Dept. And Investors: US Can Produce More Oil Than Saudi ArabiaU.S. oil output is surging so fast that the United States could soon overtake Saudi Arabia as the world's biggest producer.
CBS Local Presidential Forum: Obama/Romney: Duke It Out Over Energy And Health CareThe two presidential candidates were asked a question by CBS Local about Obamacare vs. Romneycare and asked them to talk about the similarities or differences between the two plans.