Hong Kong announced on Wednesday that it plans to ban the domestic ivory trade.
The federal coal leasing program had not been updated for 30 years until Obama’s recent move to stop a majority of new coal leasing on America’s public lands.
In the United States, the cost of wind-generated electricity is down 66 percent since 2009, and there are now 50,000 wind turbines, generating enough electricity to power 19 million homes.
"The only safe place for coal in the 21st century is deep underground—these reforms will help keep more of it there."
In their lawsuit, the young plaintiffs assert the federal government violated their constitutional rights to life, liberty and property by allowing and facilitating the exploitation of fossil fuels.
Officer Brett Berry agreed to plead guilty to animal cruelty on the condition that the prosecutor will drop the assault charge.
A new study identifies the 20 most deadly forms of plastic killing sea turtles, marine mammals, and sea birds.
Researchers find high exposure to PCBs could drive some marine mammal to extinction.
To prevent more disasters like Aliso Canyon in California and around the country we need an emergency statewide effort to shut down facilities that lack basic safety equipment, including Aliso Canyon.
It's the governor's latest attempt to address a growing public health crisis.