| Jun 17, 2012
| 11:11 PM
But we start by putting our Bud Light Spotlight on Fathers' Day on the best dad in the entire world - and his name is Aubrey McClendon.
According to Reuters, two years ago on Fathers Day weekend, McClendon took his sons to Amsterdam on a private jet,...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 1:53 PM
A natural gas company has agreed to give $500,000 to monitor water quality in the Susquehanna River basin after a Pennsylvania well blowout last year spilled "fracking" fluids into a tributary of the river, Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 1:41 PM
U.S. stocks rallied Wednesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 logging their best gains of the year, as investors grew hopeful that more stimulus for the global economy is around the corner.
"There's a lot of optimism from rumors that there will be some type of...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 7:56 AM
A daylong conference on oil and gas activity in parts of western and south-central Kansas will be held June 19 in Dodge City.
The Kansas Department of Commerce says the region was considered to have been tapped out by vertical drilling. But the agency...
| May 1, 2012
| 11:51 AM
Country superstar Carrie Underwood has announced tour dates for her fall North American "The Blown Away Tour."
Her tour will include Michigan shows at Van Andel Arena on November 15 in Grand Rapids and The Palace of Auburn Hills on November 25 near...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 5:34 AM
Between the buttes and rolling terrain of the Gypsum Hills in south-central Kansas, a massive drilling rig grinds deep into the earth, seeking to reach the oil-rich Mississippian Lime formation buried some 5,000 feet deep. Just beyond the rig, Robert...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Bad things happen in threes, or that's the way it must have felt this past week for the gas-drilling people and their devoted sycophants in Harrisburg.
First, the March 1 edition of Rolling Stone, a liberal magazine with a circulation of 1.5 million, had...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 4:35 AM
The Lakers got run off the court by the Oklahoma City Thunder in a 100-85 loss on Thursday at Chesapeake Energy Arena. The Thunder had 21 fastbreak points, the Lakers only had six. The Lakers' two All-Stars, Andrew Bynum and Kobe Bryant, never found their...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 9:36 PM
The Lakers are trying to win their last game before the All-Star break, but they're not succeeding at halftime. The Lakers trail Oklahoma City, 46-43, after a remarkably bad last-second sequence for the visitors Thursday at Chesapeake Energy Arena. The...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Three things to watch in Lakers-Oklahoma City matchup...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 10:02 PM
When it comes to big money in politics, Dallas billionaire Harold Simmons' influence has long been apparent in Texas, where he has plowed more than $1 million into Rick Perry's gubernatorial campaigns.
Now Simmons has found a new outlet for his outsize...