New York Gov. Cuomo is furious with utilities and promises to review their contracts. Meanwhile, Reuters looks at whether customers could sue.
Several reports have suggested that a carbon tax could be part of a budget deal. John Boehner laughed and laughed.
An Ohio coal company laid off employees and blamed Obama instead of acknowledging the real causes of the industry's suffering. And, yes, the coal boss is Robert Murray.
The U.S. is now producing almost 6.7 million barrels of oil a day. So, um, yay?
So far in 2012, the average temperature has been 3.4 degrees above average, and 1.1 degrees above the previous warmest year ever. Also, the drought continues.
The New York Times has the fascinating story of how the city's transit system was pulled back from the brink of disaster.
Tree-sitting protests are becoming more common. They're not just about buckets of human excrement -- they can also be effective.
Sardines and other forage fish are struggling. Is it climate change, plankton decline, overfishing -- or all of the above?
Nationally, Hurricane Sandy doesn't seem to have affected gas prices, which are continuing to decline.