Long Stretch Of Gulf Coast Eyes Tropical Storm CindyFrom eastern Texas to the Florida Panhandle, residents and government officials along the northern Gulf Coast are keeping an eye on slow-moving Tropical Storm Cindy.
Air Conditioner Repairmen In Hot Demand Amid Heat WaveHealth officials say most heat-related deaths involve people with non-functioning air conditioners. Take a look at the hectic work necessary to keep people cool.
Emails Reiterate EPA Chief's Ties To Fossil Fuel InterestsNewly obtained emails underscore just how closely EPA chief Scott Pruitt coordinated with fossil fuel companies while serving as Oklahoma's state attorney general, a position in which he frequently sued the agency he now leads.
Nevada Wants Court To Reject Texas Bid To Prod Nuke DumpNevada wants an appeals court to dismiss a bid by the state of Texas to kick-start funding and licensing to entomb the nation's most radioactive waste in the desert outside Las Vegas.
Existing Climate Efforts Expected To Keep U.S. Goals On TrackThe momentum of climate change efforts and the affordability of cleaner fuels should keep the United States moving toward its goals of cutting emissions despite the Trump administration's withdrawal from the Paris global accord.
Climate Change Raises New Risk: Are Inland Bridges Too Low?Climate change is often seen as posing the greatest risk to coastal areas. But the nation's inland cities face perils of their own, including more intense storms and more frequent flooding.
Exxon Mobil Investors Vote For Climate Change ReportExxon Mobil shareholders on Wednesday pushed the company to report and disclose whether regulations designed to reduce climate change will hurt the oil giant's business.
States Offer Breaks To Minority Marijuana EntrepreneursSome states that have legalized marijuana are encouraging minorities to enter the cannabis industry after years of drug enforcement that had a disproportionate effect on black and Hispanic communities.
Owner Says Three Mile Island Plant To Shut Down In 2019The owner of Three Mile Island, site of the United States' worst commercial nuclear power accident, said Monday that it will shut down the plant in 2019 without a financial rescue from Pennsylvania.
Survey Finds U.S. Honeybee Losses ImproveThere's a glimmer of hope for America's ailing honeybees as winter losses were the lowest in more than a decade, according to a U.S. survey of beekeepers released Thursday.
Tesla CEO Says Company To Start Solar Roof Tile SalesTesla will soon begin selling solar roof tiles worldwide. Company CEO Elon Musk tweeted Wednesday that ordering would begin later in the day. The tiles will reach U.S. customers later this year.
Exxon Fined $20 Million For Emissions From Texas PlantA judge has ordered Exxon Mobil to pay a penalty of nearly $20 million for releasing 10 million pounds of pollutants into the air over the course of eight years from a complex it operates east of Houston.