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Campers at the Pacific Marine Mammal Center in Laguna Beach, Calif., learn h...
Summer camp typically brings to mind s'mores, campfires and the beach, but for some kids in southern California, it's all about marine mammals. Day camp at the Pacific Marine Mammal Center in Laguna...
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President Obama's environmental plan won't be so hard for states that have m...
Almost as soon as it was unveiled, opponents were lining up to oppose President Obama's new plan to limit carbon emissions. The new rules would require states to lower their carbon emissions by...
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Laws in Montana, Utah, North Dakota, Missouri, Kansas and Iowa have also mad...
Idaho's so-called "ag-gag" law, which outlawed undercover investigations of farming operations, is no more. A judge in the federal District Court for Idaho decided Monday that it was unconstitutional...
A worker at Ford's assembly plant in Wayne, Mich., installs back seats made ...
It's earnings season on Wall Street, and investors are again looking to quarterly reports to gauge the health of companies. Some environmentalists are looking to so-called "sustainability reports" —...
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Jim and Lyn Schneider installed solar panels and batteries because bringing ...
The ability to store energy could revolutionize the way we make and use electricity. But for many utility companies and regular folks, energy storage is still way out of reach. It's expensive —...