Shows featuring Gayle Mc Laughlin

  • California City Threatens to Use Eminent Domain to Stop Bank Foreclosures Foreclosure-richmond
    A town in California is making headlines on how it is tackling its foreclosure crisis. In Richmond, almost half of the city’s residential mortgage holders are underwater. In a major development last week, Richmond became the first city in the country to offer to purchase mortgages of distressed homeowners from Wall Street...
    August 06, 2013 | Story
  • Chevron to Pay $2 Million for 2012 Refinery Fire in Richmond, CA; 200 Arrested at Protest Chevron-fire2
    It was one year ago when a massive fire at a Chevron refinery in Richmond, California, sent toxic smoke billowing into the air about 10 miles northeast of San Francisco. In the aftermath, more than 15,000 people sought medical treatment for respiratory problems. On Monday, Chevron pleaded no contest to six criminal charges related...
    August 06, 2013 | Story
  • Chevron Oil Refinery Fire in Richmond, California Forces Over 900 Residents to Hospitals Chevron-richmond
    More than 900 people have sought medical treatment following a massive fire at a Chevron oil refinery in Richmond, California. Tens of thousands of area residents were ordered to stay in their homes with the windows and doors closed after a series of blasts Monday sparked blazing fires that sent huge plumes of smoke. Chevron...
    August 08, 2012 | Story