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October 18th, 2012

City mulls controversial fracking to raise money

Critics say that “fracking” – pumping water and chemicals into the ground to release oil and gas –  is a risky business that can cause water contamination. But cash-strapped cities like Youngstown, Ohio, are contemplating selling mineral rights to allow energy companies to drill and frack. NBC’s Phil LeBeau reports.

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