California May Face 'Significant Risk' From DamCalifornia is not just fighting nature as it attempts to repair the nation's tallest dam, badly damaged last month by surging storm waters. It's also racing the clock.
Magnitude 4.0 Quake, 2 Smaller Temblors Rattle OklahomaThe U.S. Geological Survey reports a magnitude 4.0 earthquake and two smaller temblors have struck Oklahoma.
Shrimp Fossil Named For British Naturalist AttenboroughHe recently had a polar research vessel named in his honor. Now Sir David Attenborough, the famed British naturalist, also has an ancient shrimp as a namesake.
Rusty Patched Bumblebee Joins Endangered Species ListThe rusty patched bumblebee is officially an endangered species. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says the designation took effect Tuesday.
Trump To Take On Fuel Standards, Hold Nashville RallyPresident Donald Trump is hitting the road to pay homage to a predecessor and take the first steps in rolling back fuel efficiency standards.
4 Governors Seek Grazing Assistance Because Of WildfiresThe governors of Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas and New Mexico are seeking temporary suspension of grazing restrictions for farmers and ranchers because of wildfires.
Texas Lawmakers To Debate Decriminalizing MarijuanaNext week, Texas lawmakers are expected to debate a bill that would decriminalize marijuana in the state.
Study: Climate Change Goosed Odds Of Record Hot FebruaryA freakishly balmy February broke more than 11,700 local daily records for warmth in the United States. The state of Texas had the hottest February on record.
Pot For Pets: Owners Treat Sick Animals With CannabisTo help their sick animals, some pet owners are turning to an alternative medicine that many humans use to treat their own pain and illness: marijuana.
Wind Conditions Should Ease, Helping Crews Battle WildfiresWinds are expected to diminish as emergency crews in Texas and three other states continue to battle wildfires that have killed six people and destroyed hundreds of square miles of land.
Texas Panhandle Wildfires Much Bigger Than First ThoughtAuthorities say one of the three wildfires in the Texas Panhandle is about three times larger than they had thought.
U.S. Approves 3 Types Of Genetically Engineered PotatoesThree types of potatoes genetically engineered to resist the pathogen that caused the Irish potato famine are safe for the environment and safe to eat, federal officials announced.