The city has noticed a rise in illegal sewage spills as the number of people living out of RVs and other vehicles has increased dramatically. (Image credit: Erin Slomski-Pritz/NPR)
The volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island began erupting more than a week ago and lava continues to flow, creating a huge new lake that’s taken the place of a water lake it vaporized. (Image credit: D. Downs/USGS)
The carcass has most of its soft tissues still intact, including part of the intestines, thick hair and a lump of fat.
The most recent warning was issued late Tuesday for La Soufriere volcano in St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
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“I am dreaming one day I can go back to school,” said a 10-year-old Indonesian girl who works at a palm oil plantation that helps produce the cookies and other Western brand items.
Fifteen states are challenging the decision, arguing that the risk of explosion puts lives in danger. For one project, highly flammable gas will travel 200 miles through a busy East Coast corridor. (Image credit: Emma Lee/WHYY)
The Environmental Protection Agency said the new rules will not result in a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions. Environmentalists are calling for more stringent measures. (Image credit: Michael Ciaglo/Getty Images)