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December 14, 2016
California governor seeks permanent ban on offshore drilling
California Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday asked President Barack Obama to permanently ban new offshore oil and gas drilling in ...
December 14, 2016
Sexy Beaches? Florida lawmaker in suit over Pitbull contract
Saying taxpayers have a right to know how much Pitbull has been paid to promote Florida tourism with the help of his song ...
December 12, 2016
Sand dune opponents invoke Zika fears in bid to stop project
This shoreline community has tried everything it can think of to prevent protective sand dunes from being built along the ...
December 10, 2016
Obama creates 'resilience area' to protect Bering ecosystem
President Barack Obama responded to appeals from Alaska Native villages and gave them more of a say in the federal management ...
December 09, 2016
Officials: South Beach halts Zika's spread, but risks remain
Florida declared its crisis with local transmission of Zika over for the season Friday in a welcome announcement ahead of ...
December 05, 2016
Study: Warming to trigger 3 times as many downpours in US
Extreme downpours — like those that flooded Louisiana, Houston and West Virginia earlier this year — will happen nearly three ...
December 01, 2016
For environmental dogs, sniffing out doody is their duty
Some pollution-sniffing dogs at the Jersey shore have shown they're No. 1 at sniffing out No. 2. A team of specially trained ...
November 30, 2016
Canada PM approves controversial pipeline to Pacific Coast
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Tuesday approved one controversial pipeline from the Alberta oil sands to the ...
November 29, 2016
Great Barrier Reef sees record coral deaths this year
Warming oceans this year have caused the largest die-off of corals ever recorded on Australia's Great Barrier Reef, ...
November 27, 2016
Group warns of saltmarsh sparrow's possible extinction
Many birds in Connecticut are suffering slow, steady population declines because of a loss of nesting areas, and scientists ...
November 25, 2016
City eyes key permit for oil terminal on Washington coast
As the small city of Hoquiam considers a key permit for a proposed terminal that would move millions of barrels of crude oil ...
November 25, 2016
Otto weakens to tropical storm as it moves across Nicaragua
Hurricane Otto weakened rapidly as it moved across southern Nicaragua on Thursday after making landfall on that country's ...
November 24, 2016
Unusually late Hurricane Otto takes aim at Central America
An unusually late-season Hurricane Otto swirled over the Caribbean just off Central America on Wednesday and headed toward ...
November 19, 2016
Florida surfer dies fulfilling Southern California dream
A Florida surfer who dreamed of riding Southern California waves has died doing what he loved. Dana Brown, 60, was paddling ...
November 18, 2016
Obama blocks new oil, gas drilling in Arctic Ocean
The Obama administration is blocking new oil and gas drilling in the Arctic Ocean, handing a victory to environmentalists who ...
November 16, 2016
Evacuation of New Zealand town cut off by quake nearly over
New Zealand military leaders said Wednesday they had almost completed the evacuation of more than 700 tourists and residents ...
November 15, 2016
New Zealand begins rescue of tourists stranded by earthquake
New Zealand on Tuesday began a rescue operation involving hundreds of tourists and residents who remain stranded in the ...
November 03, 2016
'Zombies' in Rio groan, lurch at tourists along Copacabana
Hundreds of Brazilians dressed as zombies dragged their rotting limbs on Wednesday while groaning and playfully lurching at ...
October 31, 2016
Stranded great white shark dies on Cape Cod beach
Officials say a great white shark has died after it was spotted struggling in shallow water in Cape Cod. Cynthia Wigren is ...
October 27, 2016
Oregon surfer punched shark in gills to survive
Joseph Tanner was resting his arms on his surf board, his lower body dangling in the water, when something grabbed his right ...