Environment

Yellowstone bison again escape holding pen, but most return

Feb 22, 2018

For the second time this winter someone has broken into a holding pen for Yellowstone National Park bison, allowing the escape of 73 animals that had been captured to prevent the spread of a wildlife disease

Satellites see big fishing's footprint on the high seas

Feb 22, 2018

A new global study gives the first comprehensive snapshot of how extensive industrial fishing is

Toyota, Genesis among Consumer Reports' top auto picks

Feb 22, 2018

Toyota and Genesis brands are among Consumer Reports' annual list of top auto picks

Foreign leaders seek fresh ties with US governors, mayors

Feb 22, 2018

Foreign leaders are looking to cultivate stronger ties with US governors and mayors, an interest that will be on display at this weekend's meeting of governors

Foes blast Trump on offshore drilling; industry pushes back

Feb 22, 2018

Environmental activists, business groups and a retired U.S. Navy admiral have lambasted the Trump Administration's offshore drilling plan in Virginia

Mexican gray wolf population grows by 1 animal, survey says

Feb 22, 2018

There are at least 114 Mexican gray wolves roaming the American Southwest, a rise of one animal since the previous survey

Judge orders gov't review of Keystone pipeline documents

Feb 22, 2018

A judge has told federal officials to go back and review documents related to the disputed Keystone XL oil pipeline after environmentalists accused the government of withholding details on the project's approval

House panel seeks info on EPA chief's first-class flights

Feb 21, 2018

A Republican-led congressional committee is demanding records related to premium-class flights taken by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt

The Latest: House seeks records of EPA chief's travel

Feb 21, 2018

A Republican-led congressional committee is demanding records related to premium-class flights taken by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt

Correction: Peanut Allergy Treatment story

Feb 21, 2018

Correction: Peanut Allergy Treatment story

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