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Outdoor Air Quality: Is America Suffocating Itself?

This spring, runny eyes and a stuffed up nose may not be the result of seasonal allergens.

04/24/2013

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Warm Weather Can Create Pollution Problems

The temperatures are starting to climb across North Texas, and with the warmer weather comes a potential for pollution problems.

04/26/2012

Texas drivers use the shoulder of an Interstate during a traffic jam. (credit: Lawrence Jenkins/Getty Images)

Car Exhaust Could Raise Autism Risk

“The evidence is growing that air pollution can affect the brain,” said one doctor.

11/11/2011

A tailpipe is shown under a vehicle. (credit: AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

‘Level Red’ Ozone Alert Issued For North Texas

A ‘Red Ozone’ alert has been declared for North Texas. Despite being in a two-month long heat wave, this is the first time an alert of this magnitude has been declared this summer.

08/26/2011

Government Making Ozone Standards Tougher

As north Texas moves closer to meeting EPA ozone standards, the federal government is about to make them tougher.   

07/29/2010