Environment

Amazon aims to cut its carbon footprint

Feb 18, 2019

Amazon, which ships millions of packages a year to shopper's doorsteps, wants to be greener

Shrimpers hope industry lost to warm seas won't be forgotten

Feb 18, 2019

Maine's historic shrimp industry is closed due to warming oceans, and people who formerly worked in it are grappling with the question of whether consumers will remember the seafood if it ever comes back

Unicorns are real: Tech baffles Indonesian candidate

Feb 18, 2019

Indonesia's presidential candidates debated pressing issues facing the world's third-largest democracy: dilapidated infrastructure, struggling farmers, forest fires _ and unicorns

Authorities remove cougar from tree outside California home

Feb 17, 2019

Firefighters have rescued a very big cat _ a mountain lion _ from a tree outside a home in the Southern California desert

Correction: Lithium Ion Batteries-Recycling story

Feb 16, 2019

Correction: Lithium Ion Batteries-Recycling story

The Latest: Calif. Gov. Newsom endorses Harris for president

Feb 16, 2019

California Gov. Gavin Newsom is endorsing Sen. Kamala Harris for president in 2020

Runner recalls desperate fight with thrashing mountain lion

Feb 15, 2019

A Colorado runner who was attacked by a mountain lion says he felt a wave of fear that he wouldn't survive the encounter before he managed to stomp on its neck and suffocate it

Space junk harpooned like whale in orbit-cleanup test

Feb 15, 2019

Harpoon flung from a satellite successfully captured piece of pretend space junk in experiment

Illinois Democrats ask Evers to review Foxconn plant impact

Feb 15, 2019

Illinois congressional Democrats have asked Wisconsin's new Democratic governor to re-evaluate the environmental impact of a sprawling plant that Foxconn Technology Group plans to build near the states' border

Amazon decision a win for Democrats' rising left wing

Feb 15, 2019

Liberal activists say Amazon's decision to abandon plans to build a New York City headquarters shows the increasing power of the Democratic Party's far-left wing

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