The proposal requires states, water utilities, and communities to locate lead water service lines, then utility companies are tasked with replacing a minimum of 10 percent of the lead water pipes every year to reach completion within the 10-year time frame.
Wisconsin judge's ruling against 1849 anti-abortion statute marks a pivotal moment in state's reproductive rights debate.
Rising wildfire smoke nullifies decades of air quality gains.
Profiting from pain—the harsh reality of privatized prison healthcare in America.
As vital food aid programs expire, millions of Americans face rising hunger challenges, reveals Hunger Free America's 2023 National Hunger Survey Report.
A Michigan law requires coverage of cancer drugs. One insurer came up with a “defensible” way to avoid paying for treatments that offered Forrest VanPatten his last chance for survival. “We crossed the line,” says a former executive.
In-depth analysis of the escalating health crisis due to climate change and the imperative for systemic global climate action.
South Carolina leads the charge in prosecuting pregnant women for substance abuse.
U.S. struggles with daily hazardous chemical incidents, underlining systemic safety lapses.
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