Environment

Keystone pipeline leaks 210K gallons of oil in South Dakota

Nov 17, 2017

TransCanada Corp. says its Keystone pipeline has leaked an estimated 210,000 gallons of oil in South Dakota.

The Latest: Sierra Club urges Nebraska to reject Keystone XL

Nov 16, 2017

TransCanada Corp. says its Keystone pipeline has leaked an estimated 210,000 gallons of oil in South Dakota.

Officials: New species of wasp discovered by college student

Nov 16, 2017

Maine officials say a new species of wasp has been discovered in the state

Trump reverses ban on importing elephants killed as trophies

Nov 16, 2017

Trump administration to allow the importation of body parts of African elephants shot for sport, reversing an Obama-era ban.

Congress debates oil drilling in largest US wildlife refuge

Nov 16, 2017

A showdown is looming in the nation's capital over whether to open America's largest wildlife refuge to oil drilling

Tribes make renewed push for pipeline protections

Nov 16, 2017

Two American Indian tribes in the Dakotas that are fighting the Dakota Access pipeline in court are making a renewed push to bolster protections for their water supply

Algae plague raises doubts about voluntary runoff prevention

Nov 16, 2017

Federal and state policies on preventing harmful algae in waterways depend largely on voluntary use of farming practices intended to prevent fertilizer runoff

Pope rebukes climate deniers as 'perverse' in Bonn message

Nov 16, 2017

Pope rebukes "perverse" attitude of climate deniers in message to Bonn talks

The Latest: Pope rebukes climate change deniers

Nov 16, 2017

Pope Francis is denouncing those who deny global warming

Things to see inside the Museum of the Bible

Nov 16, 2017

The Museum of the Bible opens Friday in Washington and includes exhibits, restaurants and a theater

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