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2 hrs ago | Patch.com
Republican Congressman Ken Calvert, who represents the cities of Lake Elsinore, Murrieta, Wildomar and other local jurisdictions, was named on Nov. 13 chairman of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies.
Do undocumented immigrants contribute to the economy?
Should government buildings be allowed to display religious symbols?
2 hrs ago | Forbes.com
When an interest group-let's say the National Cattlemen's Beef Association-supports a bill because it will " reduce the paperwork backlog ," you can pretty much guarantee that another group-let's say American taxpayers-are poised to be fleeced.
5 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
So the New York Times shuts down its environment desk and its Green Blog this year - a move widely panned as " a horrible decision ."
10 hrs ago | SooToday
Your home is your identity and when you consider home interiors, all should be as beautiful as the outside of your home.
12 hrs ago | TreeHugger
This summer, Latino families filed suit to force the Environmental Protection Agency to prevent discriminatory pesticide practices that allow children to be exposed to high levels of harmful chemicals.
12 hrs ago | Washington Blade
A lesbian adviser to President Obama on environmental policy has announced she'll depart the White House in February, ending the tenure of one the longest-serving openly LGBT members of the Obama administration.
15 hrs ago | Reuters
Sharply higher spending on water supplies, twinned with a crackdown on corruption, would yield more than a trillion dollars a year in economic, health and environmental benefits, a U.N.-backed study said on Wednesday.
Simply Raw: Reversing Diabetes in 30 Days is an independent documentary film that chronicles six Americans with 'incurable' diabetes switching their diet and getting off insulin.
Hard-to-predict sudden changes to Earth's environment are more worrisome than climate change's bigger but more gradual impacts, a panel of scientists advising the U.S. government concluded Tuesday.
Azzo Rezori has been working with CBC News in Newfoundland and Labrador since 1987, and reports regularly for Here & Now and other broadcasts.
Pre- and post-natal pollution exposure is a risk factor for autism that can interact with a gene that is already associated with the disability.
From the air, the thick green canopy that covers the Venezuelan Amazon is pocked with ever more frequent small holes.
When you think of the greenest-run businesses in the world, cruise line companies probably aren't at the top of your list.
For the last 27 years, I've worked in the Maine Department of Environmental Protection's Bureau of Air Quality with the majority of my time in the licensing division.
Public bodies in British Columbia, including the provincial government, don't do enough to warn people about potential health, safety and environmental dangers, said the provincial privacy commissioner.
Environment: Climate change activist and former Vice President Al Gore has taken up another environmental challenge; giving up the Christmas turkey and all its trimmings to embrace veganism.
China can learn from U.S. struggles to reduce pollution as it confronts recent high-profile incidents of poor air quality paralyzing major cities, the top U.S. environmental regulator said on Monday.