Environment

US tells UN it is pulling out of Paris climate deal

Nov 4, 2019

The United States has told the United Nations it has begun the process of pulling out of the landmark 2015 Paris climate agreement

Google employees call for corporate climate change action

Nov 4, 2019

Google employees are demanding the company issue a climate plan that commits to zero emissions by 2030

Keystone oil pipeline leaks 383,000 gallons in North Dakota

Oct 31, 2019

A Canadian pipeline company says an oil spill from its Keystone pipeline in northeastern North Dakota has been contained

Keystone pipeline leaks oil in eastern North Dakota

Oct 30, 2019

The Keystone pipeline has leaked an unknown quantity of oil in northeastern North Dakota

The Latest: Utility: Power lines may have started 2 fires

Oct 28, 2019

The Pacific Gas & Electric Co. utility says its power lines may have started two wildfires over the weekend in the San Francisco Bay Area

Trump seeks to block California as global climate leader

Oct 23, 2019

The Trump administration is suing to topple California as an international leader against climate change

Deep-sea explorers seek out sunken World War II ships

Oct 18, 2019

Researchers scouring the world's oceans for sunken World War II ships are honing in on debris fields deep in the Pacific

Does technology make moving nukes safe? Depends whom you ask

Oct 14, 2019

U.S. officials pressed to say how they can transport nuclear waste without disaster are clashing with critics over the risk and how far technology has come

Legos lying around? Toy maker tests way to recycle bricks

Oct 8, 2019

Lego, looking to keep its plastic bricks out of the trash, is testing a way for customers to ship their pieces away and get them into the hands of other kids

The Latest: 20 N Korean crew thrown to sea in boat collision

Oct 7, 2019

The Japanese Fisheries Agency says its patrol boat and a North Korean fishing boat collided in Japan's northern waters where North Koreans have increased poaching

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