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Prompted by Drought, Feds Hold More Water for Atlanta
Federal and state governments agree to let more water flow to Atlanta and less to downstream communities, species and industry.
Bangladesh: Death Toll Rises to 1,100 (UPDATE)
Cyclone Sidr made landfall as a Category 4 hurricane, causing at least 200 deaths in Bangladesh.
Halloween Basket Recall: 17 Days After Holiday
Halloween baskets recalled because they have lead paint, 17 days after Halloween.
Birds Showing Stress From San Francisco Oil Spill
Birds are showing greater signs of stress after San Francisco Oil Spill.
Canadian Oil Sand Cost Rising
Oil sands in Canada are producing less and costing more than predicted, supporting the arguments of Peak Oil analysts.
Save the Santa Ana Sucker! (Really)
Center for Biological Diversity files lawsuits against Bush Administration seeking to prevent the extinction of seven species via the Endangered Species Act protections.
Global Warming Message Greets Tourists This Ski Season
Ski resorts are among those taking global warming serious, by taking action and talking up the issue of climate change.
OPEC: U.S. Housing and Credit Woes Will Cut Oil Demand
OPEC thinks U.S. demand for oil will drop significantly enough to cool red-hot world oil prices.
Nuclear Standoff in Midwest
The 11 Midwest states that agreed to a global warming and renewable energy pact this week left nuclear power out of the mix.
Court: Fuel Economy Must Consider Global Warming
Federal court strikes down Bush Administration's fuel economy standards for SUVs and light trucks because they fail to reckon with global warming and greenhouse gas emissions.
Bangladesh: A History of Deadly Cyclones
Cyclone Sidr made landfall as a Category 4 hurricane, causing at least 200 deaths in Bangladesh. Five most deadly cyclones to strike Bangladesh.
Schools Buying Hybrid Buses
Hybrid school buses are helping to clean the air of harmful pollutants linked to asthma and other childhood illnesses.
Deadly Vietnam Flooding Continues
Vietnam flooding has claimed another 29 lives.
It's America Recycles Day
Use a little less today, and recycle all you can.
Cyclone Sidr Slams Bangladesh
Cyclone Sidr made landfall in Bangladesh as a Category 4 storm.
Toyota Attacked for Hybrid Stance on Fuel Efficiency
Toyota is under fire from environmentalists that had formerly praised its efficient hybrid models, because the company is lobbying Washington to prevent enactment of more stringent fuel efficiency standards.
Black Sea Oil Spill Exposes Russia's Oil Problems
Russia is coming under fire for its handling of a catastrophic oil spill in the Black Sea, and it's failure to prevent such accidents.
Easy, Green Ways to Save Gas This Thanksgiving
With high gas prices, going green at the pump is easy, so save money and the planet by improving your gas mileage this Thanksgiving. Inflate your tires, carpool and drive 55 miles per hour.
The 15 Most Polluting Power Companies on Earth
List of the top 15 greenhouse gas polluters, by company, from a new Web resource.
Southeast Drought Sets New Records
North Carolina has more water use restrictions in place than ever before, and South Carolina, Georgia and Alabama have set new records for low stream flows as the historic Southeast drought continues.
Midwestern States Agree to Renewable Energy Pact
Midwestern U.S. states and a Canadian province have agreed to a strategy for boosting renewable energy, particularly the biofuels they grow.
Three Businesses Losing Money to Global Warming
From ski slopes to greenhouses to beach tourism, business is threatened by global warming.
Coast Guard Under Fire Over Oil Spill
The Coast Guard admitted mistakes and came under new fire for its response to the San Francisco oil spill that has already killed hundreds and threatens hundreds of thousands of birds.
Two More Earthquakes Shake Chile
Two more earthquakes have rocked northern Chile, where seven earthquakes, including a magnitude-7.7 on the Richter Scale, struck yesterday, killing two.
Cyclone Sidr Within Hours of Category 4 Landfall in Bangladesh
Cyclone Sidr is nearing landfall as a Category 4 storm, powerful enough to cause serious damage and threaten many lives in western Bangladesh and India.
Cyclone Sidr to Make Category 4 Landfall
Cyclone Sidr is now a Category 5 storm, by one measure, and is expected to make landfall in vulnerable Bangladesh as a Category 4 monster, threatening the lives of thousands, if not hundreds of thousands, based on past storm tolls.
Georgia Prays for Rain, but the Sun Bursts Forth
Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue led a prayer vigil for rain to alleviate the Southeast drought, but the sun broke forth after the ceremony.
Congress Questions Safety of Carbon Monoxide in Meat
Congress takes on Hormel, Cargill and the USDA over use of carbon monoxide to keep meat looking fresh, even after it's spoiled.
Chile Earthquakes: 7 Quakes Rock Antofagasta
Six earthquakes, including a 7.7 on the Richter Scale, rocked northern Chile today.
Used Hybrids Lack Resale Cachet
Hybrids are popular, but don't resell on used car markets as well as they used to.
Black Sea Oil Spill: Russia Blames Ships
Russia says ships should have avoided the severe storm that sunk or grounded as many as 10 ships, which led to several deaths and a severe oil spill.
Hundreds of Birds Dead from San Francisco Oil Spill
The San Francisco oil spill is affecting hundreds of birds, and more than 500 are dead.
Cyclone Sidr, a Fierce Category 4 Storm, Heads for Bangladesh
Cyclone Sidr gained strength and retains Category 4 intensity, but is expected to make landfall in Bangladesh and India as a strong Category 1 storm, still enough to do significant and deadly damage.
False Spring Visits Britain
Britain is in spring bloom, even though it ought to be heading into winter.
Judges: Navy Must Not Harm Whales with Sonar
Judges rule that Navy must protect endangered whales while using sonar during military exercises.
Warm Winter Forecast, Thanks to La Niña
La Nina means a warm U.S. winter, according to forecasts. And that means less pinch from high heating fuel prices.
Deadly Bird Flu Hits U.K. Turkey Flock
Bird flu has been detected in a flock of U.K. turkeys, and the CDC director has said a pandemic flu outbreak is a certainty. The only questions are when, where, and how bad.
Cyclone Sidr Reaches Category 4 Strength
Cyclone Sidr reached Category 4 strength and is approaching Bangladesh and northwest India.
4 Easy Tips to Boost Gas Mileage and Save Money
Learn how to get better gas mileage, increased fuel efficiency, with these easy steps. Check the air pressure in your tires, use synthetic motor oil, and decrease the weight in your car.
Migaloo, the White Whale, in Danger
Japan is reviled as moder day Ahab for targeting whales near Antarctica, including potentially Migaloo, an albino humpback whale beloved in Australia.
Mercury Is in Flu Vaccine, but Is It Toxic?
Mercury is used to preserve flu vaccine, a worry to some who fear toxic brain effects, including autism.
Pigeon Czar Would Crack Down On Cracked Corn
NYC hears proposal to appoint a "Pigeon Czar" to enforce a ban on feeding "rats with wings."
San Francisco Oil Spill: Has Terrorism Cost the Environment?
Critics say the Coast Guard is too busy fighting terrorism to adequately respond to environmental problems, notably the oil spill in San Francisco.
Saudis Rule Out OPEC Oil Increase
OPEC won't boost oil output, Exxon-Mobil denies a peak oil problem, and the price of oil -- and gas at the pump -- continue to climb to new record highs.
Al Gore & Silicon Valley Jump Start Renewable Energy
Al Gore has joined a leading Silicon Valley venture capital firm, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, which is focusing on clean green energy solutions to the global warming and oil addiction problems.
Ignoring Global Warming Urgency "Criminally Irresponsible"
The IPCC is crafting its statement on global warming science, and that message is vitally important.
Cyclone Sidr Grows into Fierce Category 3 Storm
Cyclone Sidr is gaining in strength as it approaches Bangladesh as a hurricane-strength storm.
Worried about Record High Heating Oil Prices?
Prices for home heating oil have hit record highs, following high oil prices. Here are some ways to save money this winter heating season.
Hormone-Free Milk Will Lose the Label in Some States
Pennsylvania, and possibly Ohio, will prohibit the use of the words "Hormone-free" and related terminology on milk labels.
5 Ways to Fight Record High Heating Oil Prices
Save money with these 6 simple steps. Home heating oil prices have hit record highs for this winter, so consider sealing leaks, getting a home energy audit and putting up window plastic.