Environment

In boon for farmers, Trump to lift restrictions on ethanol

Oct 9, 2018

Trump plan to lift summertime restrictions on higher blends of ethanol in gasoline to benefit farm states

One of oldest coal companies in US files for bankruptcy

Oct 9, 2018

One of the oldest coal companies in the U.S. has filed for bankruptcy to deal with its steep debt amid declining world demand

Penguins G Matt Murray out indefinitely with a concussion

Oct 9, 2018

Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Matt Murray out indefinitely with a concussion

Little-known UK site Bellingcat hunts online for scoops

Oct 9, 2018

A little-known website that fingered two Russians with military intelligence backgrounds in the poisoning of an ex-spy derived its name from an old fable about mice discussing how best to deal with a hungry cat

Justices reject appeal of Kavanaugh environmental ruling

Oct 9, 2018

The Supreme Court is declining to review an environmental ruling written by Brett Kavanaugh in his former role as an appeals court judge

Trump to allow year-round sales of high-ethanol gasoline

Oct 9, 2018

Trump to allow year-round sales of gasoline with blends of 15 percent ethanol

US bans new mining claims on public land near Yellowstone

Oct 8, 2018

The Trump administration says companies can't launch new efforts to mine for gold, silver and other minerals in a picturesque area near Yellowstone National Park

Governor candidates spar on vision for California

Oct 8, 2018

The two men hoping to be California's next governor said during a debate that the cost of living is the top issue facing the state

The Latest: Witness describes rescue of man from flood

Oct 8, 2018

A witness who captured a dramatic helicopter rescue on camera says the saved man was clinging to a tree for his life before being hoisted up from the raging water

The Latest: Republican Cox won't offer position on Kavanaugh

Oct 8, 2018

Republican candidate for California governor John Cox didn't take a position at a debate on the appointment of Brett Kavanaugh to the US Supreme Court.

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