Gov. Andrew Cuomo Bans Fracking In New York Over Health ConcernsGov. Andrew Cuomo's administration prohibited fracking in New York Wednesday citing unresolved health issues and dubious economic benefits of the widely used gas-drilling technique.
Activists Rally Against 'Hydro Fracking' Outside Of Chelsea PiersA method of pulling natural gas from deep underground has faced increased scrutiny in New York State.
Environmentalists Protest Against Hydrofracking Outside Gov. Cuomo's OfficeAbout two dozen protesters were outside Cuomo's office calling on him to ban hydrofracking. The process uses water and chemicals to extract natural gas from the earth.