Trial To Determine If Government Liable For Harvey FloodingA trial started to determine if residents deserve compensation after their homes and businesses were flooded by two reservoirs during Hurricane Harvey in 2017.
FEMA Grants $20 Million To DPS For Hurricane Harvey AidMore than 1,800 DPS employees were deployed to areas affected by Harvey to set up barricades, direct traffic, provide airborne search and rescue missions.
Dallas Family Prepared For Lengthy Shutdown As 2 Work For Federal Agency"We have tried to be fiscally responsible so we have cash reserves to carry us through several months," said Lisa Schaub.
GM Proposes Nationwide Zero-Emissions Vehicle Sales MandateGeneral Motors says it will ask the federal government for one national gas mileage standard, including a requirement that a percentage of auto companies' sales be zero-emissions vehicles.
Appeals Court Tells EPA To Stop Sales Of Harmful PesticideA federal appeals court has ruled that the Trump administration endangered public health by keeping a widely used pesticide on the market.
EPA Rollbacks Already Touching Americans' LivesIn all, the Trump administration has targeted at least 45 environmental rules, including 25 at EPA, according to a rollback tracker by Harvard Law School's energy and environment program.
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt Resigns Amid Ethics ScandalsPresident Donald Trump said he has accepted the resignation of Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt.
EPA Chief Faces Capitol Hill Grilling Over Ethical MisstepsEnvironmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt faces potentially make-or-break hearings Thursday on Capitol Hill.
EPA To Clean Up Toxic Site Damaged By Hurricane HarveyFederal environmental regulators have reached an agreement with the owners of a polluted toxic waste site in Texas that was damaged during Hurricane Harvey.
Trump Stands By EPA Chief As Probes Into His Conduct ExpandScott Pruitt is facing new and expanded ethics investigations for his handling of taxpayer dollars and possible perks he's gotten as head of the Environmental Protection Agency.
Trump EPA Expected To Roll Back Auto Gas Mileage StandardsThe Trump administration is expected to announce that it will roll back automobile gas mileage and pollution standards that were a pillar in the Obama administration's plans to combat climate change.
Hurricane Harvey's Toxic Aftermath More Impactful Than ThoughtMore than a half-year after floodwaters swamped Houston, the extent of Hurricane Harvey's environmental assault is just beginning to surface.
New Travel Costs Revealed For EPA Head Amid Ongoing ScrutinyEnvironmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt spent more than $120,000 in public funds last summer for a trip to Italy that included a meeting of G-7 ministers and a private tour of the Vatican.
EPA Official: Government Must Plan For Climate ChangeA top manager with the Environmental Protection Agency told Congress on Thursday that the government needs to plan for the ongoing threat posed to Superfund sites from climate change.
EPA Chemical Review Would Exclude Millions Of Tons Of ToxinsSpurred by the chemical industry, President Donald Trump's administration is retreating from a congressionally mandated review of some of the most dangerous chemicals in public use.