The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) began operating 46 years ago after former President Richard Nixon proposed it as a way to address mounting pollution concerns across the country.
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The Obama administration could end up finalizing $75 billion worth of regulations before and after the president leaves office in January, according to a new report.
University of Wisconsin basketball star Bronson Koenig made an astonishingly false claim in a lengthy op-ed in support of those protesting an oil pipeline that allegedly runs through sacred American Indian sites.
Winter is coming. Or at least that’s what weather forecasters are predicting for the second week of December.
President-Elect Donald Trump will meet with a red state Democratic lawmaker Friday for a potential cabinet job that would give Republicans another crucial seat in the Senate.
With 2016 on track to being the warmest year on record, some climate scientists and environmentalists declared the recent slowdown in global warming to be over.
Soon-to-be “First Daughter” Ivanka Trump plans on taking an active role in her father’s White House, including using her position to make global warming one of her pet projects.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) shocked the auto industry by finishing a report on fuel efficiency standards before its scheduled 2017 release date -- a move that has critics accusing the agency of rushing through rules before President-elect Donald Trump takes office.
Former Energy Department (DOE) officials are in the media trying to save the agency’s green energy loan program from being eliminated by President-elect Donald Trump and a Republican-controlled Congress.
The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has agreed to cut crude oil production, and, though there are few details, it’s likely to good news for U.S. oil drillers.
President-elect Donald Trump will reportedly pick former Labor Secretary Elaine Chao to head the Department of Transportation (DOT).
Reports that President-elect Donald Trump’s campaign manager will tour Canadian oil sands production sites suggests the incoming administration may make approving the Keystone XL pipeline a major priority.
A federal agency created in the wake of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster spent the next five years reorganizing itself instead of figuring out ways to prevent another major offshore oil spill, according a report on government waste.
CNN’s chief international correspondent said skeptics of man-made global warming should not be given equal time on the news while accepting an award for championing press freedom.
President-elect Donald Trump called now deceased former Cuban president Fidel Castro a “brutal dictator” whose legacy represents decades of death and oppression.
Scientists were shocked by what they found while poring over accounts by famous South Pole explorers from about a century ago -- findings that could change the way experts think about Antarctica and global warming.
It’s time to set the doomsday clock to Thanksgiving 2026 or sooner, according to a university professor who “can't imagine there will be a human on the planet in 10 years.”
A Democratic super PAC made not-so-subtle references to lynching Republicans in an email that, rather ironically, asked supporters for donations to oppose President-elect Donald Trump’s allegedly "racist" chief strategist.
It turns out a glacier in western Antarctica has been melting since the 1940s, according to a new study by South Pole experts.