Environment And Nature

Judge asked to keep public away from ex-nuke weapons plant

Jul 18, 2018

Environmentalists and community activists are trying to persuade a judge that the public might not be safe on a Colorado wildlife refuge that used to be a buffer zone around a nuclear weapons plant

Hawaii lava boat tours continue after explosion, injuries

Jul 17, 2018

Hawaii tour boat operators plan to continue taking visitors to see lava, but will follow the Coast Guard's revised policy and stay farther away after an explosion caused molten rock to barrel through the roof of a vessel, injuring 23 people

Smoke clogs Yosemite Valley as firefighters battle blaze

Jul 17, 2018

Hot and dry weather is hindering efforts to slow the growth of a wildfire near Yosemite National Park that killed a California firefighter

Trump administration seeks to stop 'climate kids' lawsuit

Jul 17, 2018

The Trump administration is trying to stop a lawsuit filed by young activists who say the government is failing to protect them from climate change

Ocean Resort Casino joins New Jersey internet betting market

Jul 17, 2018

Another New Jersey casino has gone online, with the launch of Ocean Resort Casino's internet gambling site

Missouri court gives jolt of life to long Midwest power line

Jul 17, 2018

A proposal for a high-voltage power line carrying wind energy across the Midwest has received a jolt of new life after the Missouri Supreme Court ruled that regulators wrongly rejected it

The Latest: Smoky Yosemite has some tourists leaving early

Jul 17, 2018

Some tourists are cutting their trips to Yosemite National Park short as smoke from a nearby wildfire fills the air, but others didn't let it stop them

EPA proposal to limit science studies draws opposition

Jul 17, 2018

Democratic lawmakers are joining scientists in denouncing an industry-backed proposal to dramatically limit what kind of science the Environmental Protection Agency can consider

Woman suffers head injuries in bear encounter

Jul 17, 2018

New Hampshire's Fish and Game Department says a 71-year-old woman suffered serious head injuries from an encounter with a bear in her home

Lava crashes through roof of Hawaii tour boat, injuring 23

Jul 17, 2018

Hawaii officials say an explosion caused by lava oozing into the ocean sent molten rock crashing through the roof of a tour boat off the Big Island, injuring 23 people

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