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  • Energy Voices Can your town ban fracking? Depends on the state

    A judge struck down a fracking ban in Longmont, Colo. Thursday – a victory for oil and gas companies, and a blow to environmentalists trying to halt fracking at the local level. As more and more cities and towns mull fracking bans, courts are weighing in with decisions that vary widely by state.

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August 1, 2014

Photos of the day 08/01

In a multiple exposure photo, Scott Morgan of Canada performs a vault during the men's gymnastics apparatus final at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland.

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