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U.S. judge orders review of TransCanada’s Keystone XL pipeline route

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A federal judge in Montana has ordered the U.S. State Department to do a full environmental review of a revised...

Monsanto ordered to pay $289 million in world’s first Roundup cancer...

(Reuters) - A California jury on Friday found Monsanto liable in a lawsuit filed by a man who alleged the company’s glyphosate-based weed-killers,...

Trump administration faces lawsuit over pesticides in wildlife refuges

(Reuters) - Conservationists on Wednesday notified the Trump administration that they would sue over its reversal of a 2014 decision prohibiting bee-killing pesticides...

Trump administration lifts GMO crop ban for U.S. wildlife refuges

(Reuters) - The Trump administration has rescinded an Obama-era ban on the use of pesticides linked to declining bee populations and the cultivation...

Texas jury indicts Arkema, two executives over chemical releases

HOUSTON (Reuters) - A Texas grand jury on Friday indicted chemicals manufacturer Arkema North America and two of its executives for releasing emissions...

U.S., Alaska seek law opening state forests to roads

(Reuters) - Alaska and the U.S. government are seeking new regulations that could open more of the state’s forests to roads and development...

U.S. states vow to fight Trump rollback on auto emissions

DETROIT/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - California and 18 other U.S. states promised on Thursday to fight a Trump administration proposal to weaken fuel efficiency standards...

White House proposes weaker auto emissions rules, overriding California

(Reuters) - The Trump administration on Thursday moved to revoke California’s authority to set its own strict tailpipe emissions rules and mandate the...

Firefighters outflank California blaze, last four missing found alive

REDDING, Calif. (Reuters) - Weary firefighters in Northern California were outflanking a deadly, 10-day-old blaze on Wednesday that has destroyed over 1,000 homes...

EPA head wants car industry, states to compromise on emissions

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Acting U.S. EPA chief Andrew Wheeler told lawmakers on Wednesday he would welcome any deal between the auto industry and...

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