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c'est la vie

It’ll be hard to toast to the end of the world without champagne

Pour one out for the champagne industry. Wait, don't.

midwestern battles

Pipeline company gets nasty as it tries to push huge new project through sensitive lands

Police and protesters face off as construction begins on one of the biggest pipelines proposed since Keystone XL.

Trim Riggins

EPA’s new rules are good for tech, and trucking

The EPA's new regulations are a big deal -- both for the troposphere and for the lungs of anyone in trucking territory.

sad!

Coal lobbyists are the loneliest lobbyists

Coal groups are hemorrhaging cash and supporters.

In cold flood

Many of those hit hard by Louisiana rains don’t have flood insurance

An estimated 40,000 homes have been damaged, and paying for repairs could prove a challenge.

koch machine

Koch bros want you to think fossil fuels are great for the whole family

The Fueling U.S. Forward campaign is an attempt to rebrand the oil, gas, and coal industry as "pro-human."

Nah

John Oliver to oil lobby: You bozos picked the wrong man to plagiarize

API aired a commercial during the Rio Olympics that essentially carbon-copied the opening credit sequence of Oliver's show.

OMG

Monsanto’s new GMO soybeans are making a hot mess for farmers

Its herbicide-tolerant crop is pitting farmer against farmer.

breaking

Scientists come to shocking conclusion that chemtrails aren’t real

Wake up, sheeple!