- Gulf gets more restoration projects from BP fund Updated: Dec-06-13 6:55 pm
- Iowa man accused of illegally taking deer Updated: Dec-06-13 5:56 pm
- Kan. lawmaker, allies push for renewable energy Updated: Dec-06-13 5:44 pm
- CDC: Water at Marine base linked to birth defects Updated: Dec-06-13 4:29 pm
- Md. seeks $100,000 fine for Pilot fuel tank leaks Updated: Dec-06-13 3:59 pm
- Supreme Court upholds Iowa hunting laws Updated: Dec-06-13 3:56 pm
- US to allow eagle deaths - to aid wind power Updated: Dec-06-13 3:24 pm
- Whitehouse: climate bill possible before 2016 Updated: Dec-06-13 1:40 pm
- Unilever to pay $4.5M for water act violations Updated: Dec-06-13 1:05 pm
- For wind power, US extends permit for eagle deaths Updated: Dec-06-13 10:01 am
- 1 million gallons of manure spilled this year Updated: Dec-06-13 7:35 am
- Smog at extremely hazardous levels in Shanghai Updated: Dec-06-13 7:01 am
- NYC man who smuggled rhino horns gets 3 years Updated: Dec-05-13 9:25 pm
- Work begins to recover sunken Tacoma ship Updated: Dec-05-13 7:58 pm
- PUC tells Xcel to study retiring 2 units at Sherco Updated: Dec-05-13 5:42 pm
- Obama to feds: Boost renewable power 20 percent Updated: Dec-05-13 2:36 pm
- LePage: Maine to benefit from new sea lane Updated: Dec-05-13 1:23 pm
- US ag secretary touts farm efforts in bay cleanup Updated: Dec-05-13 12:19 pm
- BP pushes technical limits to tap extreme fields Updated: Dec-05-13 11:17 am
- Md. Habitat for Humanity house fire ruled arson Updated: Dec-05-13 10:16 am
- Gov. Hickenlooper taps leader for sage grouse plan Updated: Dec-05-13 9:43 am
- City officials: Phoenix reduces greenhouse gases Updated: Dec-05-13 5:08 am
- Utah completes work on air-pollution plans Updated: Dec-04-13 7:32 pm
- FBI agent testifies at ex-BP engineer's trial Updated: Dec-04-13 5:48 pm
- Port Authority approves $105M to fix NJ port roads Updated: Dec-04-13 5:05 pm
NEW ORLEANS - Restoring the oil-stained Gulf of Mexico coastline is critical to the Obama administration's fight against climate change, U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell said Friday.
DES MOINES, Iowa - A southeast Iowa man faces multiple charges in connection with illegally taking deer.
TOPEKA, Kansas - Policies for promoting renewable energy will be on the Kansas Legislature's agenda next year, but a Democratic lawmaker and a key Republican senator gave dramatically different reasons Friday for why there should be a debate.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - A long-awaited study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows a link between tainted tap water at a U.S. Marine Corps base in North Carolina and increased risk of serious birth defects and childhood cancers.
HAGERSTOWN, Maryland - The Maryland Department of the Environment is seeking a $100,000 fine from truck stop operator Pilot Flying J for alleged water pollution from leaky underground fuel tanks near Hagerstown.
DES MOINES, Iowa - The Iowa Supreme Court on Friday upheld the state's hunting laws, ruling that just because someone owns land in Iowa it doesn't mean they have a right to hunt on it.
WASHINGTON - Under pressure from the wind-power industry, the Obama administration said Friday it will allow companies to kill or injure eagles without the fear of prosecution for up to three decades.
CRANSTON, Rhode Island - U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse says he's optimistic Congress could consider comprehensive legislation to address the causes of climate change before President Barack Obama leaves office.
HARTFORD, Connecticut - Unilever has agreed to pay $4.5 million after pleading guilty to two felony environmental violations at its former health and beauty products manufacturing plant in Clinton.
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration will allow companies to seek authorization to kill and harm bald and golden eagles for up to 30 years without penalty in an effort to balance some of the environmental trade-offs of green energy.
MADISON, Wisconsin - State officials say Wisconsin farms spilled more than 1 million gallons of manure this year, the greatest amount in seven years.
SHANGHAI - Shanghai authorities ordered schoolchildren indoors and halted all construction Friday as China's financial hub suffered one of its worst bouts of air pollution, bringing visibility down to a few dozen meters, delaying flights and obscuring the city's spectacular skyline.
NEW YORK - A New York City antiques dealer who pleaded guilty to conspiracy for smuggling artifacts made from rhinoceros horns from the U.S. to China and Hong Kong has been sentenced to three years in prison, plus three years' supervised release.
TACOMA, Washington - Crews have started the process of recovering a 167-foot derelict vessel that sank in Tacoma's Hylebos Waterway in January.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission has told Xcel Energy to study retiring the two oldest units at its Sherco power plant.
WASHINGTON - Saying the government should lead by example, President Barack Obama on Thursday ordered the federal government to nearly triple its use of renewable sources for electricity by 2020.
AUGUSTA, Maine - Maine Gov. Paul LePage says the state could benefit from climate change through the opening of a new maritime shipping route, the Northeast Passage.
RICHMOND, Virginia - Farmers have significantly reduced the flow of pollutants into the Chesapeake Bay, with new conservation practices keeping more than 15 million tons of sediment alone out of the estuary, a report released Thursday said.
HOUSTON - BP's strategy after the Deepwater Horizon tragedy: Go deeper.
HAGERSTOWN, Maryland - The Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office says a fire that destroyed a Habitat for Humanity home near Hagerstown was intentionally set.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colorado - Gov. John Hickenlooper has appointed a former head of the Great Outdoors Colorado land conservation organization to lead a state effort to preserve the greater sage-grouse and fend off an endangered listing for the bird.
PHOENIX - Phoenix is ahead of schedule in its effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from city operations.
SALT LAKE CITY - A board of state regulators adopted a set of comprehensive plans Wednesday to cut chronic air pollution along the heavily populated urban corridor of northern Utah.
NEW ORLEANS - Some of the text messages that a former BP drilling engineer deleted from his cellphone contained information that could have been evidence in the Justice Department's investigation of the company's 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, an FBI agent testified Wednesday at the engineer's trial on obstruction of justice charges.
NEW YORK - The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has approved more than $100 million to continue repairing and rebuilding aging roads at New Jersey's ports.