"Keystone XL Pipeline Construction Begins Amid Protests"
"The Canadian pipeline company TransCanada has quietly begun construction of the southern leg of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, installing segments near Livingston, Texas, company officials confirmed Thursday."
"'Construction started on Aug. 9. So we’ve now started construction in Texas,' TransCanada spokesman Shawn Howard told the Los Angeles Times.
The southern section of the pipeline received government approval in July."
SEE ALSO:Source: LA Times, 08/17/2012