These negotiations take place against the backdrop of increasingly dire predictions about the results of climate change. 2014 was the hottest year on record.
The fires from the derailment in Fayette County continued to burn Tuesday morning, and emergency shelters for hundreds of people who had to evacuate after the derailment remain open.
In the world of capitalism, King Coal, and the law, things don't always go as the people might expect.
"Had these companies shared the information they knew about the dangers of asbestos, countless lives would have been saved."
Millions more acres would be declared "wilderness," enjoying the highest level of protection possible for public lands, effectively preserving the area and its ecosystem.
After years of refuting thoroughly debunked arguments against it, the Century City Center has been approved.
Ancient sages of the Jewish religion established a special new year for trees. Yes, trees!
A nuclear power plant near the town of Brattleboro is being shut down thanks to local environmental activism.
It was a crime scene we have become all too familiar with in 2015. Yellow police tape encircled the area of the dastardly deed. People milled about somewhat dazed but also angry.
Sometime this year, the International Court of Justice is expected to hear a true David-and-Goliath challenge to the world's nuclear powers.