Environment

Trump’s Pick For Public Lands Chief Puts Endangered GOP Senators In A Bind

President Donald Trump just put two of his favorite Senate allies in a tough spot.  Late Tuesday, Trump formally nominated William Perry Pendley, a conservative...

As Democrats Unveil Ambitious Climate Goals, House Lawmakers Press For Green Stimulus

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi charted a course to zero out all of the United States’ planet-heating emissions by 2050, unveiling a Democratic proposal...

Puerto Rico’s Troubled Utility Is A Goldmine For U.S. Contractors

This project was reported in collaboration with NBCLX. The asthma attack that killed Anibal Dones Torres came in the inky darkness of night. Hours after...

Is Your Grocery List Sustainable? We Asked Climate Experts How They Shop.

Winding your way through the grocery store can be a stressful process. You need to locate the items on your shopping list (a...

New Flu Virus Found In Pigs In China Has Pandemic Potential, Say Researchers

SHANGHAI, June 30 (Reuters) - A new flu virus found in pigs in China has become more infectious to humans and needs to...

Koalas May Go Extinct In The Wild By 2050 In Australia’s New South Wales

SYDNEY — Koalas, one of Australia’s most iconic creatures, may go extinct in the wild in the state of New South Wales without...

Video Shows Family Saving Bear With Head Trapped Inside Plastic Cheese Ball Container

A Wisconsin family wasn’t expecting to save a bear’s life when it embarked on an excursion on Marsh-Miller Lake. Tricia, Brian and Brady Hurt...

Fireworks Blamed For Utah Wildfire, Local Evacuations: Officials

Someone setting off fireworks in Utah is believed to have ignited a wildfire that engulfed at least 1,000 acres early Sunday, authorities said. The...

Swarms Of Desert Locusts Fill The Sky Over Indian City Of Gurugram

NEW DELHI, June 27 (Reuters) - Desert locusts on Saturday invaded Gurugram, a satellite city of India’s capital New Delhi, prompting authorities to...

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The Portland Thorns and the Chicago Red Stars played to a scoreless draw Wednesday in the group stage of the National Women's Soccer...

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Watch the exclusive premiere of Jenni Rivera's "Quisieran Tener Mi Lugar" music video. In celebration of her 51st birthday, Jenni Rivera's new posthumous single...

U.S. top trade official promises enforcement of new North American trade deal

North America's new trade agreement finally became the law of the land Wednesday, complete with a celebratory warning from the Trump administration that...