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  • Tons of L.A. River trash to be captured before hitting the sea

     
    Tons of trash normally swept to the ocean by the Los Angeles River should be captured by thousands of trash screens that have been installed beneath nearly every storm drain in the lower reaches of the river. The project is......
  • 'Snowtober' fits U.N. climate change predictions

     
    The report from a panel of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is expected conclude that there is a high probability that man-made greenhouse gases already are causing extreme weather that has cost governments, insurers, businesses and...
  • Texas announces $50-million settlement with BP over explosion

     
    BP settlement: Texas Atty. Gen. Greg Abbott announced Thursday that the state's settlement with the oil company resolves 72 emissions violations the company accrued during the past six years....
  • Coastal Commission staff urges rejection of park plan

     
    Citing concerns about endangered bird habitat and wetlands, California Coastal Commission staff members have recommended rejecting Newport Beach's plans for Sunset Ridge Park. The fate of the 20-acre public sports park rests in the hands of the 12...
  • Are birds getting bigger because of global climate change?

     
    Birds in central California are significantly larger than they were 25 to 40 years ago, and researchers believe it may be because they are bulking up in body weight to ride out severe storms related to global climate change. Over......
  • EPA’s secret list shows pollution unchecked

     
    A secret EPA “watch list” unearthed by National Public Radio and the Center for Public Integrity has revealed that hundreds of the nation’s worst industrial air polluters violate toxic air emissions standards with little or no action...
  • New oil leases in the Arctic: How dumb is that?

     
    An Obama administration proposal would open new areas in the Arctic to oil and gas exploration. And these are the guys who are supposed to be friends of the environment?...
  • Inupiat whaling, drilling at stake in recent Alaskan mayor’s race

     
    Independent photojournalists Will Rose and Kajsa Sj√∂lander were on Alaska’s North Slope in November to document traditional whaling by the native Inupiat people, and found themselves at the height of a highly charged mayoral election season, with...
  • In first gulf oil lease auction since spill, BP bids -- and bids

     
    In the first auction of Gulf-based leases since the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010, BP submitted 11 high bids for drilling leases....
  • Energy Department predicted the 2011 boom in U.S. fuel exports

     
    Joanne Shore, team leader and lead operations research analyst at the Energy Department's Energy Information Administration, and colleague John Hackworth essentially explained why Americans were about to pay more for gasoline in 2011 than they ever had...
  • Legislators lavished with pricey meals, event tickets, trips

     
    California lawmakers receive flood of gifts...