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Flood raises fears of pollution at Michigan toxic waste site

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - It took seven years to settle on a plan for cleansing two rivers and floodplains polluted with dioxins from...

Michigan flood displaces thousands, threatens Superfund site

MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) - Floodwaters surging through Central Michigan on Wednesday were mixing with containment ponds at a Dow Chemical Co. plant and could...

Michigan flood displaces thousands, threatens Superfund site

MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) - Floodwaters surging through Central Michigan on Wednesday were mixing with containment ponds at a Dow Chemical Co. plant and could...

Michigan flood displaces thousands, threatens Superfund site

MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) - Floodwaters surging through Central Michigan on Wednesday were mixing with containment ponds at a Dow Chemical Co. plant and could...

Michigan flood displaces thousands, threatens chemical plant

MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) - Floodwaters have overtaken dams and forced the evacuation of about 10,000 people from communities in central Michigan, where the governor...

9-year-old boy in Tennessee catches 80-pound lake sturgeon

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A nine-year-old boy in Tennessee became the third child in his family to catch a monster fish, reeling in an...

In Hawaii case, justices see broad reach of Clean Water Act

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that sewage plants and other industries cannot avoid environmental requirements under landmark clean-water protections when they...

Supreme Court rejects EPA’s narrow view of Clean Water Act

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that sewage plants and other industries cannot avoid environmental requirements under landmark clean-water protections when they...

Thailand’s tourist drought leaves space for shy sea mammal

BANGKOK (AP) - It's rare to see a threatened species of sea mammal in shallow waters in southern Thailand but thanks to travel restrictions...

Lockdown reveals fresh air, cleaner rivers in India

NEW DELHI (AP) - India’s extended lockdown to curb the coronavirus outbreak has shut down schools, workplaces, industries, transport, and forced people to stay...