Eager to Create Blue-Collar Jobs, a Small Business Struggles

Eager to Create Blue-Collar Jobs, a Small Business Struggles By TRIP GABRIEL September 3, 2017 Anita-Maria Quillen, chief executive of Diversified Engineering and Plastics, outside her home in Jackson, Mich. Her company has been squeezed as car sales have...

Harvey Live Updates: Blasts at a Chemical Plant in Crosby, Texas, and More Are Feared

New repercussions emerged overnight: explosions were reported at a chemical plant near Houston and the city of Beaumont said it had lost its water supply.

Harvey Live Updates: Blasts at a Chemical Plant, and More Are Feared

New repercussions from the storm emerged overnight, with explosions reported at a chemical plant near Houston and the city of Beaumont said it had lost its water supply.

Harvey’s Toll on Energy Industry Shows a Texas Vulnerability

Supply disruptions and environmental damage raise questions about the concentration of refineries and chemical plants along the exposed Gulf Coast.