More crude oil than ever is being transported through major cities on trains. And after four derailments in seven months, the federal government is now taking action.
The town of Mount Airy has started holding business owners responsible for the proper disposal of fats, oil and grease.
Hold on to your wallets. Gas prices make the biggest February jump in decades.
Maryland’s two U.S. Senators are among those signing a letter to the president opposing seismic testing for oil and gas deposits off the Atlantic coast.
New York and six other states, including Maryland, say they plan to sue the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency over methane emissions from oil and gas drilling.
Environmental groups say they are asking the federal Environmental Protection Agency to require toxic chemical release reporting for the oil and gas industry.
Fire officials say a Virginia man was severely burned when an oil tank he was using a cutting torch on exploded in Somerset County.
The 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.
Today on the CBS Local forum, Romney and Obama were asked: What will you do to make the U.S. more energy independent?
Americans continually hear that the president of the United States can do nothing about gas prices. John Hofmeister says that isn’t true. The doubled gas prices could have been avoided but no one in a political position who can do anything about the prices wants to do anything.
A Maryland state senator says he has paid a $100 fine after being arrested outside the White House while rallying against a plan to pipe oil from western Canada to the Gulf of Mexico.
Sen. Ben Cardin says he disagrees with President Barack Obama about opening up new offshore oil and gas development, especially off the mid-Atlantic coast.