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Poor and Polluted: One Town's Struggle Handling Waste From the U.S.'s Worst Industrial Spill

Coal ash has been linked to the four leading causes of death in the U.S.: heart disease, cancer, respiratory disease, and stroke. And coal a...

August 02, 2017 01:20 pm
August 02, 2017 01:20 pm
Residents in This West Virginia County Are Living With a Fatal Legacy of Contamination

Fayette County is a poor, rural, white community in the heart of West Virginias once thriving coal country. The jobs are mostly gone but in...

August 01, 2017 11:20 am
August 01, 2017 11:20 am
A Gnarly Parasite in Cat Poop Is Killing Marine Mammals

Far from land, cat excrement is contaminating our oceans. A nasty parasite known as toxo carried in that poop is putting creatures like sea...

July 28, 2017 05:23 pm
July 28, 2017 05:23 pm
The Missouri River's Cleanliness Is Increasingly Threatened by Pipelines

Above the Lines: Third episode of a series about the effect pipelines have on nearby communities.

June 28, 2017 02:07 pm
June 28, 2017 02:07 pm
In Quest for Cuts, National Park Service Eyes Private Sector Takeovers

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke recently suggested the National Park Service could reduce its $11 billion backlog by pursuing public-private p...

June 28, 2017 09:07 am
June 28, 2017 09:07 am
'American Energy Dominance' Is Basically a Meaningless Trumpian Catchphrase

A new energy buzzword has taken flight from Washington, D.C., making stops in Alaska, North Dakota, Texas, Utah and more: ÔÇťAmerican energy...

June 28, 2017 08:04 am
June 28, 2017 08:04 am
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