The Department of the Army’s Assistant Secretary for Civil Works announced Sunday afternoon they will not approve an easement that would allow the proposed Dakota Access Pipeline to cross under Lake Oahe in North Dakota.
About 20,000 passengers were stranded Sunday at an airport in Chengdu, China as flights were grounded because of heavy smog and a thick fog that left the city in a dark haze.
Human -caused environmental pollution is usually associated with the start of the modern Industrial era, but researchers looking for evidence of when humans first began using metal tools may have found the world’s first polluted river.
U.S. military veterans are meeting with Standing Rock Sioux elders today to determine how the over 3,500 veterans arriving this weekend at the North Dakota encampment can best aid the water protectors who have spent months protesting the DAPL.
After DAPL water protectors took direct action in Minneapolis on Thursday against a bank invested in the Dakota Access Pipeline, Wells Fargo representatives requested a face-to-face meeting with Standing Rock Sioux elders.
San Francisco’s 58-story sleek and ritzy high-rise, Millennium Tower is sinking and tilting faster than previously thought, based on newly released satellite images.
Carnival Corp.’s Princess Cruise Lines agreed to plead guilty to seven felony charges and pay a $40 million fine stemming from the company’s deliberate pollution of the seas and their efforts to try and cover up what they had done.
The recent abusive and unlawful treatment by U.S. border guards of an award-winning Canadian photojournalist on assignment to cover the DAPL protests in North Dakota should serve as a warning that freedom of the press is questionable in the U.S.
Three people are confirmed dead Sevier County, Tennessee after wildfires fed by high winds swept through the county, destroyed over 150 homes and businesses, and forcing the evacuation of 14,000 people who literally fled for their lives.