GM Ignition Switch Death Count Rises To 29

Originally posted on CBS Detroit:
DETROIT (AP) – At least 29 people have died and 27 people have been seriously injured in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches. Attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by GM to compensate victims, updated the totals Monday. Feinberg says he has received 184 death claims since…

California Aquifers Contaminated With Billions Of Gallons of Fracking Wastewater

Originally posted on Gasfield Free Deans Marsh:
Published on DeSmogBlog (http://www.desmogblog.com) accessed at http://go.350.org/1sieT0Q Confirmed: California Aquifers Contaminated With Billions Of Gallons of Fracking Wastewater After California state regulators shut down 11 fracking wastewater injection wells [1] last July over concerns that the wastewater might have contaminated aquifers used for drinking water and farm irrigation, the EPA ordered a report within 60 days.…