Critical List: Midwest tornadoes kill 12; Shell sues environmental groups over Alaska drilling
Tornadoes tore through the Midwest, killing 12 people.
North Korea will stop testing nuclear weapons in exchange for food aid.
The Sierra Club’s ripping it up. One of two Chicago coal-fired power plants that are now slated to close marks “the 100th coal plant retirement announced since January 2010.” That’s about four every month!
Shell filed a suit against environmental groups who might object to its offshore oil drilling in Alaska before they even had a chance to object to its offshore oil drilling in Alaska.
$5 per gallon gasoline: It’s not totally out of the question.