Politics

A rolling Keystone gathers no moss

The Trump administration is about to officially OK the Keystone XL pipeline.

The State Department says it will approve a permit for TransCanada to build the tar-sands pipeline.

Meet the fixer: This politician fights for polluted communities.

Elected officials don't speak out against environmental injustice. Nanette Barragán fights for polluted communities.

New coal plants dropped by two-thirds last year

The world overestimated the need for the doomed fossil fuel.

Superfund Man

The EPA is still cleaning up brownfields. So that’s something.

The Superfund program appears to be safe from Trump's cuts.

Pipe Cleaner

Remember that money Congress approved to rebuild Flint’s water system? Some of it is finally on the way.

The EPA awarded Flint a $100 million grant to repair decrepit infrastructure that led to high levels of led in the city's drinking water.

Hell on earth

Ranchers are reeling after wildfires swept through the Great Plains.

Crazy weather has led to a tragedy on the southern plains.

On the right side of the fracks

Surprise: This Republican governor now wants his state to ban fracking.

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan shocked many when he endorsed a bill that would completely outlaw the practice.

How Trump’s Supreme Court pick keeps environmental cases out of court

Neil Gorsuch has a record of blocking environmental suits.

This lead-poisoned Indiana city could be the next Flint

And Trump's EPA is unlikely to act.