The notice over the weekend shocked scientific and technical researchers on environmental issues: The Environmental Protection Agency’s five-year-old opendata website, a trove of data on air, water, and ground pollution and the sources of toxic chemical releases, was about to be shut down. One...
The Environmental Protection Agency accused the contractor alleging that it would shut down its open data site of being 'unauthorized and misinformed.'
President Donald Trump's war on science and the environment continues as his administration is set to switch off the Environmental Protection Agency's Open Data Web site this week. The data service is the United States government's largest...Show More Summary
Trump’s Central Intelligence Agency Director Mike Pompeo struck a nerve with social media users, pundits, and journalists from all areas of the political spectrum after he stated that Julian Assange, editor of WikiLeaks, has no First Amendment protection because he’s not a U.S. Show More Summary
Amid the Trump administration's plan to gut the Environmental Protection Agency, cut billions in scientific research, and eliminate science advisers' role in the government, thousands of people around the world are expected to participate...Show More Summary
President Donald Trump clearly doesn’t care much for science. He’s proposed to slash budgets for programs including the Environmental Protection Agency and NASA. He wants to cut $900 million to the Department of Energy’s Office of Science. Show More Summary
Amid the Trump administration's plan to gut the Environmental Protection Agency and cut billions in scientific research, and eliminate science advisers' role in the government, thousands of people around the world are expected to participate...Show More Summary
Not everyone knows but the Environmental Protection Agency was a product of the first ever Earth Day in 1970. Before that, there was no clean air or water act and pollution was legal. The country’s water supply was dirty and people and animals alike were struggling. Read: 6 Photos That Show What...
DALLAS — Scott Pruitt has emerged as an unusually controversial Environmental Protection Agency administrator, a Cabinet-level position that historically hasn't held the name recognition that other top posts have. As Oklahoma's attorney...Show More Summary
The way the Jones Act works offshore is in focus again because of a recent proposal from Customs and Border Protection. That agency proposed two days before President Trump was inaugurated to alter 25 rulings issued since 1976 and broaden where the Jones Act applies offshore. Show More Summary
President Donald Trump gave many signals on the campaign trail that his presidency would be a disaster for the environment. He called global warming a “hoax” and “bullshit,” vowed to dismantle the Environmental Protection Agency, and...Show More Summary
Overnight we went from a president who declared climate change as the single greatest threat to future generations to a president, and Senate, who appointed a climate change denier to head the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (E...
Agency says nation has recovered enough from natural disasters to end protections next January.
Agency says conditions in the poverty-stricken nation after natural disasters have improved enough to end protections.
'Pending a legal review,' Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey will sign the law.
In an interview last week, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator (EPA) Scott Pruitt said that the United States should “exit” the Paris Agreement—the first time such a high-ranking Trump administration official has so explicitly...Show More Summary
Ocwen Financial Corporation has come under fire from federal and state agencies for disreputable mortgage collection practices, resulting in widespread errors and illegal foreclosures. The problem is widespread enough that the earlyShow More Summary
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau sued Ocwen Financial Corp., one of the nation’s largest mortgage servicers, on Thursday, alleging the company engaged in “significant and systemic misconduct” that caused borrowers to lose their homes. In addition to the lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court...
The Environmental Protection Agency is again moving to derail Obama-era regulations aimed at reducing pollution from the fossil fuel industry. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt announced Wednesday he's issued a 90-day … Click to Contin...
An Environmental Protection Agency spokesman later said Scott Pruitt won't "prejudge" any potential rule-making decisions as "we are trying to restore regulatory sanity to EPA's work." Continue reading ? The post Pesticide maker tries to kill risk study appeared first on PBS NewsHour.