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Rahm vs. The Koch Brothers

Roger Wright | Posted 02.15.2014 | Chicago
Roger Wright

If the billionaire Koch Brothers dumped a 5 story high mountain of a sooty black substance in a Chicago neighborhood; could Mayor Rahm Emanuel make th...

Detroit Clears Away Piles Of Pet Coke

AP | COREY WILLIAMS | Posted 10.27.2013 | Green

DETROIT (AP) — Remaining mounds of petroleum coke have been removed from the Detroit riverfront ahead of a city-imposed deadline but more time is ne...

Mayor Orders Pet Coke Piles Off Detroit River

AP | Posted 10.14.2013 | Green

DETROIT (AP) — A company was given an Aug. 27 deadline by Mayor Dave Bing's office to remove all petroleum coke being stored in piles along the Detr...

Here Are Some Answers To Your Pet Coke Questions

Detroit Legal News | Posted 08.20.2013 | Detroit

A press conference including Rep. Gary Peters, community activists and neighborhood business people was held on May 28 near Fort Street in Detroit adj...

LOOK: Stunning Photos Show Pet Coke's Human Toll

StillScenes | James Fassinger | Posted 08.11.2013 | Detroit

Much has been written recently about the mysterious black piles that appeared in one day in November 2012 on the banks of the Detroit River, not far f...