Stories tagged: leak
UPDATED: Thu., May 23, 2019
A chlorine leak at a Lewiston welding supplies store caused an evacuation of the business and surrounding homes on Thursday afternoon.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 17, 2018
A Treasury Department employee was accused Wednesday of leaking confidential banking reports of suspects charged in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, and an unidentified high-ranking colleague was cited in court …
Sun., June 3, 2018
National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden blew the lid off U.S. government surveillance methods five years ago, but intelligence chiefs complain that revelations from the trove of classified documents he …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017
The House Ethics Committee has cleared the chairman of the House intelligence committee on a complaint that he may have leaked classified information.
Sun., Nov. 19, 2017
TransCanada Corp. says the company has sent additional crews and equipment to the site of a 210,000-gallon oil spill from its Keystone pipeline in South Dakota.
Thu., July 13, 2017
Verizon confirmed Wednesday that data belonging to 6 million customers was leaked online in June. News of the incident was first reported by ZDNet.
Wed., May 24, 2017
Radioactive contamination found on a piece of equipment on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation was not the result of a leak in an underground nuclear waste storage tank.
Sun., April 16, 2017
Federal and state workers have reduced the amount of pressure in an oil well that is misting natural gas on Alaska’s frozen North Slope, officials said Sunday.
Sat., April 15, 2017
A federal official says crews in Alaska are ready to shut down an oil well that is misting natural gas on the frozen North Slope, but officials say it’s too …
UPDATED: Sun., April 2, 2017
An oil leak was discovered in Alaska’s Cook Inlet on Saturday, causing a major oil and gas producer to shut down two of its platforms there, officials say.
Sat., Oct. 22, 2016
After noticing some bubbled paint inside my home under a few windows, I did an inspection of the outside of my home and discovered holes in the mortar of my …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 17, 2016
Retired Marine Gen. James Cartwright has been charged with making false statements during a federal investigation into a leak of classified information, the Justice Department announced Monday.
Thu., March 3, 2016
Work to empty Hanford’s oldest double-shell tank is expected to start anytime as a March 4 deadline looms.
Tue., June 17, 2014
While Spokane city officials have ratcheted up efforts to “slow the flow” and conserve more water, the city is having trouble keeping its own supply from leaking away. The Spokane …
Sat., Feb. 16, 2013
OLYMPIA – A new leak has been discovered in a nuclear waste storage tank at Hanford. Gov. Jay Inslee, in a hastily called news conference, said he was advised of …