Carbon Emissions

This Treaty Is Good for the Environment. It Might Even Be Good for Trump

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

Republicans and corporate executives support, and 72 nations have ratified, a pact to limit a powerful climate pollutant. President Trump needs to get on board.
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How John Delaney would address climate change

How John Delaney would address climate change

5 hours ago   |   Politico

Businessman and former Maryland Rep. John Delaney on Thursday released his climate plan as he tries to gain traction in a crowded Democratic primary. What would the plan...
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Energy measures go nowhere in Minnesota legislative session

10 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Legislators found no common ground on proposals ranging from carbon free electricity to electric vehicle subsidies.
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Maryland becomes first Republican-led state to commit to 50% clean energy by 2030

Maryland becomes first Republican-led state to commit to 50% clean energy by 2030

10 hours ago   |   Think Progress

Maryland is on track to enact ambitious clean energy targets despite objections from the state's Republican governor, who has argued for different standards and advocated for a...
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Presidential hopeful, former Maryland Rep. John Delaney seeks carbon emissions fee

10 hours ago   |   Baltimore Sun

Democratic presidential candidate John Delaney is the latest 2020 contender to come out with a climate change plan , and he's proposing a fee on carbon emissions that he says...
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Sustainability Is Changing How We Do Business. For the Better

15 hours ago   |   Business

The idea of going green to succeed in business is a relatively new one. In previous generations, it was enough to simply sell a quality product or service. Customers didn't ask...
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Prosecutors fine Bosch 90 million euros for emissions cheating role

17 hours ago   |   Reuters

Automotive supplier Bosch has agreed to pay a 90 million euros fine for lapses in supervisory duties which enabled carmakers to engage in emissions cheating, German prosecutors...
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Waukegan company proposes new pollution controls that would dramatically cut emissions of cancer-causing gas

18 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

A Waukegan company is pledging to dramatically reduce its emissions of cancer-causing ethylene oxide, even as it urges the Trump administration to reject decades of research...
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Germany's Bosch fined $100 million over diesel scandal

18 hours ago   |   ABC News

German prosecutors have fined auto components and technology company Robert Bosch GmbH 90 million euros over its role in the diesel emissions scandal that erupted at Volkswagen...
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Study Pinpoints Source of Banned Gas That Saps Ozone Layer: Eastern China

19 hours ago   |   NY Times

An international team of researchers said Wednesday that two provinces in China were the source of most of the emissions of a banned gas that harms the ozone layer.
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Trump orders intelligence agencies help Barr with probe into Russia...

Trump orders intelligence agencies help Barr with probe into Russia investigation

President Trump on Thursday evening ordered the intelligence community to cooperate with Attorney General William Barr's probe into the origins of the Russia investigation... Read more ...

Man says someone broke into his home and cleaned it

Man says someone broke into his home and cleaned it

The intruder scrubbed the shower and toilets and even left origami roses made from toilet paper, the homeowner said. Read more ...

Why migrant children are dying at the border in record numbers

Why migrant children are dying at the border in record numbers

Last September, a 10-year-old girl from El Salvador died in U.S. custody, but news of her death was only publicly reported for the first time on Wednesday - eight months... Read more ...

Senate passes bill cracking down on robocalls

Senate passes bill cracking down on robocalls

The legislation would impose stiffer fines of as much as $10,000 per call on robocallers. Read more ...

Docs: Incapacitated woman who gave birth at care facility had likely been...

Docs: Incapacitated woman who gave birth at care facility had likely been pregnant before

A disabled woman who gave birth at an Arizona long-term care facility had been raped repeatedly, and had likely been pregnant before, new documents allege. Read more ...

NBA playoffs 2019: 3 takeaways from Raptors' Game 5 road win over Bucks

NBA playoffs 2019: 3 takeaways from Raptors' Game 5 road win over Bucks

Toronto traveled to Milwaukee for Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals and defeated the Bucks 105-99. Read more ...

‘American Taliban' released from prison after 17 years

‘American Taliban' released from prison after 17 years

The man who became known as the “American Taliban” after his battlefield capture in Afghanistan in 2001 is being released from prison. Read more ...

Kawhi Leonard pours in 35 as Raptors nip Bucks to take series lead

Kawhi Leonard pours in 35 as Raptors nip Bucks to take series lead

MILWAUKEE - Kawhi Leonard scored 35 points and the Raptors beat the Bucks 105-99 on Thursday night to take a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference finals. Leonard showed no... Read more ...

Trump administration says farmers will get another $16 billion in aid

Trump administration says farmers will get another $16 billion in aid

The aid "will ensure that farmers will not bear the brunt" of a bitter trade dispute with China, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said. Read more ...

NBA playoffs 2019: Raptors take series lead over Bucks after...

NBA playoffs 2019: Raptors take series lead over Bucks after come-from-behind Game 5 win

Toronto was able to erase a double-digit deficit behind a 35-point night from Kawhi Leonard. Read more ...