More and more local branches of banks are closing their doors throughout the U.K., many in rural and less affluent communities, which is having a direct financial impact on residents nationwide.
The Gus Van Sant film depicts a gas industry that uses cash bribes, hard sells and Machiavellian maneuvers to get its way.
Scientists, doctors, environmentalists and high-ranking former industry insiders are demanding time for researchers to consider the potential impacts of fracking on local communities.
The oil rush in North Dakota has turned life there inside out.
Environmental groups have sued the state of California in an effort to stop hydraulic fracturing, which was used for more than 600 wells in the state last year.