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  1. News - World - UNITED STATES

    US scientists say natural-gas system leaks more methane than estimated

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 09:16pm by AFP

    ... the finger solely at the booming hydraulic fracturing industry, experts said. Methane is a potent source of pollution, some 30 times more harmful than carbon dioxide, and the latest study adds ...

  2. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Molasses spill off Hawaii prompts warning after killing fish

    Posted Sep 14th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... department said in a statement that while molasses were not directly harmful to people, they were "polluting the water, causing fish to die and could lead to an increase in predator species ...

  3. News - World - UNITED STATES

    US train carrying hazardous chemicals derails in Louisiana

    Posted Aug 05th 2013, 02:51pm by Associated Press in Lawtell

    ... The other was leaking lube oil. Master Trooper Daniel “Scott” Moreau said the leaks were contained and the amounts were so small air pollution detectors have not picked up anything, but homes within ...

  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Barack Obama to outline 'national plan' on climate change

    Posted Jun 23rd 2013, 11:54am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington US President Barack Obama will give a major speech on climate change Tuesday in which he will propose a “national plan” to curb carbon pollution despite ... of Representatives would likely block any fresh legislation. “I’ll lay out my vision for where I believe we need to go – a national plan to reduce carbon pollution, prepare our country for the impacts ...

  5. News - World - UNITED STATES

    RFK children speak about assassination in Dallas

    Posted Jan 12th 2013, 08:31pm by Associated Press in Dallas

    ... in the Oval Office about pollution. He’d even caught a salamander to present to the president, which unfortunately died before the meeting. “He kept saying to me, ‘It doesn’t look well,”‘ he recalled. ...

  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Obama to push investment in renewable energy projects

    Posted Jan 25th 2013, 11:02am by Reuters in Washington

    ... first term that will cut carbon pollution and fossil fuel use dramatically over 25 years. “You saw the president not hesitate to use administrative action when he ran up against barriers ...



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