September

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Colorado cantaloupes: a deadly listeria outbreak

Contaminated cantaloupes have resulted in a listeria outbreak in the U.S., which has poisoned 72 people and taken 16 lives.

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Activists rally outside Ohio Governor Kasich’s energy summit

Environmental activists rallied outside the Ohio State University Student Union, where Republican Gov. John Kasich held an energy summit.

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Labor calls for aid after Texas wildfires

The AFL-CIO of Texas is working with United Way organizations to set up a Union Wildfire Relief Fund and aid the victims of the Texas wilfire disaster.

GOP opens offensive against almost all regulations

Republican lawmakers in Congress have opened an unprecedented offensive against almost every type of government regulation.

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After record hot summer, get ready for winter

This summer has been the second hottest on record, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reported last week. And there's more.

EPA to hire the unemployed in Michigan

The program will specifically target Michigan's youth - who suffer nearly 50 percent unemployment rates in Detroit.

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Hundreds arrested in pro-environment civil disobedience

The demonstration is the longest sustained civil disobedience action since the civil rights movement and the largest since 1977.