Environment

Dyson to build electric car in Singapore, snubbing UK

Oct 23, 2018

Dyson, the British company best known for ground-breaking vacuum cleaners, says it will build its electric car in Singapore

Young climate activists say their lawsuit should go to trial

Oct 23, 2018

A group of young activists suing the U.S. government in a high-profile climate change lawsuit say the case poses important constitutional questions that should be evaluated at trial next week

Flooding prompts boil-water notice for Austin, Texas

Oct 22, 2018

Residents of Austin, Texas, are being ordered to boil their tap water before drinking after flooding in recent weeks filled the lakes that feed their supply with silt, mud and debris

'Shark Tank' backs late 9/11 cleaner's idea, pitched by kids

Oct 22, 2018

The sharks on "Shark Tank" are supporting an invention created by a New York City firefighter who died of cancer after helping clean up the aftermath of the Sept. 11 attacks

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on migrants, Saudis, Hispanic vote

Oct 22, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump spreads unsubstantiated claim about migrants, exaggerates benefits of Saudi arms deal and Hispanic support in '16

Melting glacier in China draws tourists, climate worries

Oct 22, 2018

On the edge of the Third Pole, a retreating glacier draws tourists and worries over climate change

Philippine police: Gunmen kill 9 people who occupied farm

Oct 21, 2018

Philippine police say gunmen have killed nine members of a farmers' group who occupied a part of a privately owned sugarcane plantation

Magnitude 4.0 earthquake shakes Texas, Oklahoma panhandles

Oct 20, 2018

An earthquake has shaken parts of the Texas and Oklahoma panhandles

AP FACT CHECK: Trump inflates jobs impact of Saudi arms deal

Oct 20, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump inflates benefits of Saudi arms deal, makes unsupported claims about migrant caravan, distorts climate change and Russia probe circumstances in AP interview

Idaho, environmental group settle mine pollution lawsuit

Oct 20, 2018

An environmental group and Idaho officials have reached a tentative settlement over toxic discharge from an abandoned silver and lead mine in central Idaho near some of the state's top tourist destinations

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