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Environmental groups hail stronger fracking regulations in Pennsylvania to fix problems

New regulations governing the extraction of natural gas through fracking will go into effect on Saturday in Pennsylvania, the first overhaul since the industry took off in the state more than 10 years ago. The new rules allow the state’s department of environmental protection to require...
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