A new Justice Department report finds that Michael Brown's death was part of a pattern of racial discrimination and harassment of African Americans.
A reader's spouse is upset by the "if it's yellow, let it mellow" policy. Umbra says hold it right there.
The “Sustainability Leaders” badge is getting great press, but even Walmart admits that it doesn't mean products are eco-friendly.
Oil company execs and university bigwigs leaned on the Oklahoma Geological Survey so it wouldn’t blame quakes on fracking techniques.
The fast food giant is throwing its considerable weight into the battle against antibiotic resistance.
Riders love the convenience and availability of the swaggering, app-wielding, taxi-displacing car services. But they could turn us all into temps.
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Rep. David McKinley is pushing legislation that would prohibit the EPA from even considering landmark climate reports when it’s working on climate pollution.
Climate change is basically like Mr. Miyagi, only a jerk.
The European Union is not on track to cut CO2 emissions sharply enough -- and that’s bad news for all of the less ambitious nations out there.
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