With a president keeping a Cabinet-level official on the job despite a raft of scandals, ethics officials are spelling out why that might be a problem. (Image credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Embattled EPA chief Scott Pruitt has moved to reverse or weaken dozens of environmental measures. But many face a slow regulatory process, and may yet be undone. (Image credit: George Frey/Getty Images)
Officials say more than 200,000 acres of marshland cane have been affected. State Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain worries the bug could mutate and start ruining agricultural crops. (Image credit: Travis Lux/WWNO)
The vote, expected Monday, could put Andrew Wheeler in line to take over the agency if embattled chief Scott Pruitt exits.
Forecasters are cautioning the public to brace themselves, predicting 14 tropical storms this year. Seven are expected to become hurricanes and three of those are expected to be major hurricanes. (Image credit: NASA /AP)
The country produced renewable power equal to 103.6 percent of mainland Portugal’s electrical demand — a feat “unmatched in the last 40 years,” the Portuguese Renewable Energy Association says. (Image credit: Armando Franca/AP)
It’s a lot deeper than his $50-a-night rental from industry lobbyists.