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AP Exclusive: Evidence of spills at toxic site during floods

PASADENA, Texas (AP) - The U.S. government received reports of three spills at one of Houston's dirtiest Superfund toxic waste sites in the days...

AP Exclusive: Evidence of spills at toxic site during floods

PASADENA, Texas (AP) - The U.S. government received reports of three spills at one of Houston's dirtiest Superfund toxic waste sites in the days...

AP NewsBreak: Nevada wants out of Superfund listing at mine

RENO, Nev. (AP) - Nevada wants to back out of an agreement to designate a toxic mine a priority U.S. Superfund site - a...

Wildfire smoke chokes small towns, big cities across West

The smoke from massive wildfires hangs like fog over large parts of the West, an irritating haze that has caused health concerns, forced sports...

Judge orders halt to New Jersey sand dune project

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - A judge on Thursday shut down a government sand-dune construction project in New Jersey that created huge ponds of...

Cities aiming to reclaim once-polluted rivers for swimming

BOSTON (AP) - They dove in, splashed around and blissfully floated in the murky river water.Intrepid swimmers got a once-a-year chance to beat the...

Judge: Redo part of analysis for Dakota Access pipeline

FARGO, N.D. (AP) - A federal judge has handed a lifeline to efforts to block the Dakota Access pipeline, ruling Wednesday that the U.S....

Investigators: EPA had no rules for working at risky mines

DENVER (AP) - Government investigators say the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency had no rules for working around old mines when the agency inadvertently triggered...