Cellphones Spill Into Yellowstone's Wilds Despite Park PlanAdventure seekers encounter untamed wilderness when they enter the backcountry of Yellowstone National Park. A refuge from ringing cellphones? Not so much anymore.
Texas Beach Cleanup Yields Bowling Ball & Vampire TeethVolunteers helped pick up more than 86 tons of trash from Texas beaches this past weekend. Some of the items removed from the beaches included fireworks, baby strollers, a bowling ball and plastic vampire teeth.
9 States To Vote Soon On Expanding Legal Access To MarijuanaFrom California to the fishing ports and mill towns of Maine, millions of Americans in nine states have a chance to vote November 8 on expanding legal access to marijuana.
D.C. Appeals Court Set To Hear Clean Power Plan CaseThe U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit is scheduled to hear oral arguments on the Clean Power Plan, which aims to slow climate change by reducing power-plant emissions by one-third.
Whole Foods Reaches $3.5M Environmental Waste SettlementWhole Foods Market Inc. has reached a $3.5 million settlement with regulators over its improper identification or mishandling of hazardous waste at stores.
Northern Oklahoma Rocked By 4.3 Magnitude EarthquakeOfficials with the U.S. Geological Survey say a 4.3-magnitude earthquake struck extreme northern Oklahoma late Monday and was widely felt throughout parts of Kansas.
Texas Drivers More Likely To Be Involved In Deer CollisionsTexas drivers should be wary of man and beast while on the roadways. Drivers in the Lone Star State are among those more likely to hit a deer in the coming year.
Senate's Odd Couple Forge Unlikely Alliance On EnvironmentThe oddest of Senate odd couples have accomplished something highly unusual in this bitter election year: significant, bipartisan legislation on the environment that has become law.
US Agency Orders Corrective Action After Gas Pipeline SpillFuel supplies in at least five states are threatened by a gasoline pipeline spill in Alabama, and the U.S. Department of Transportation has ordered the company responsible to take corrective action before the fuel starts flowing again.
1st Phase Of Lewisville Lake Dam Repairs Nearly CompleteOne set of repairs at the Lewisville Lake Dam is nearing completion -- but more work is needed.
'Red Tide' Algae Shows Up Along Texas CoastExperts said that the algae bloom known as 'red tide' has been found along parts of South Texas. The Texas Parks & Wildlife Department confirmed 'red tide' in areas of the Rio Grande Valley and near Corpus Christi.
Texas Company Commits To Controversial Dakota Access PipelineThe head of a Texas company building the controversial $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline told employees Tuesday that it is committed to the project despite strong opposition.