- Activists to Kellogg: Save tigers, drop palm oil Updated: Nov-20-13 4:07 am
- Ecuadoreans seek payout from Chevron in NY court Updated: Nov-18-13 6:44 pm
- Destruction of Brazil's Amazon jumps 28 percent Updated: Nov-14-13 4:09 pm
BATTLE CREEK, Michigan - Activists are planning a rally at Kellogg Co. headquarters in Battle Creek to urge the cereal giant to stop using palm oil in its products.
NEW YORK - In an epic legal battle pitting Amazon rainforest tribes against energy giant Chevron, a former Ecuadorean judge claims another judge there took a $500,000 bribe. The second judge, however, says it's all a lie.
BRASILIA, Brazil - Brazil's government reported Thursday that annual destruction of its Amazon rainforest jumped by 28 percent after four straight years of declines, an increase activists said was linked to recent loosening of the nation's environmental law meant to protect the jungle.