A giant sequoia has been found smoldering and smoking in a part of Sequoia National Park that burned in one of California’s huge wildfires last year.
Trillions of cicadas are about to emerge from 15 U.S. states.
A man accused of piloting a boat overloaded with migrants that crashed and killed three people off San Diego’s coast kneed a U.S. Border Patrol agent in the face who was ...
A federal judge is weighing whether Pacific Gas & Electric violated its criminal probation by sparking a wildfire north of San Francisco.
The United States is pushing to reduce its reliance on fossil fuels and use cleaner energy sources.
A narrow footbridge suspended across a river canyon that claims to be the world’s longest pedestrian bridge has been officially inaugurated in northern Portugal.
Most states are encouraging renewable energy but a new program in Wyoming does the opposite.
As President Joe Biden urges more federal spending on public transportation, transit agencies decimated by COVID-19 are struggling to figure out how to win back passenger...
Maine’s seaweed farmers are in the midst of a spring harvest that is almost certain to break state records.
The beaches of St. Johns County are home to several species of endangered or threatened sea turtles.
First lady Jill Biden has commemorated Arbor Day by planting a linden tree on the White House's north lawn.
A Dutch couple have been looking around their new home — a two-bedroom concrete bungalow resembling a boulder that was created using 3D printing.
A top Senate Democrat is urging U.S. anti-pollution standards that would follow a deal brokered by California with five automakers and then set targets to end sales of ne...
A federal appeals court has ordered the Environmental Protection Agency to quickly determine whether a pesticide linked to brain damage in children should be banned.
Officials say an underground nuclear waste storage tank in Washington state that dates to World War II appears to be leaking contaminated liquid into the ground.
Across America, people of color are exposed to more air pollution than whites from industry, vehicles, construction and many other sources, a new study has found.
Daimler's AG's truck business and Volvo Group are getting ready to make climate-friendly hydrogen fuel cells for long-haul trucks together.
Germany’s top court has ruled that the government has to set clear goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions after 2030, arguing that current law risks placing too much...
Water officials in Arizona say they are prepared to lose about one-fifth of the water the state gets from the Colorado River in what could be the first mandated cut.
Indian Point north of New York City will permanently stop producing nuclear power Friday.
The Minnesota Supreme Court has handed a victory to environmentalists in the long-running battle over the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine.
Alabama is marking the 10th anniversary of a horrific tornado outbreak that killed more than 250 people statewide.
The News4Jax Trust Index Team is fact-checking an allegation circulating on TV and social media that accuses President Joe Biden of forcing Americans to reduce their red ...
Marine scientists say they have found what they believe to be more than 25,000 barrels that possibly contain DDT dumped off the Southern California coast near Catalina Is...
If the nation is to meet President Joe Biden’s goal of cutting America’s greenhouse gas emissions in half by the end of the decade, it will have to undertake a vast trans...
Ukraine’s president has unveiled a new nuclear waste repository at Chernobyl, the site of the world’s worst nuclear disaster that unfolded exactly 35 years ago.
Italian Premier Mario Draghi is presenting a 222.1 billion euro ($268.6 billion) coronavirus recovery plan to Parliament.
Ten years haven't filled the voids created by a massive tornado outbreak that killed more than 320 people in six states a decade ago.
Firefighters in Northern Ireland are spending a second day batting a wildfire across difficult terrain on the Mourne Mountains.
After 40 days in voluntary isolation, 15 people in a scientific experiment have emerged from a vast dark cave in southwestern France.
A new report from the Biden administration targets six large regions nationwide that have economies reliant on fossil fuels for federal investment and aid to create renew...
Japanese automaker Honda plans to phase out all gasoline-powered vehicles in North America by 2040.
For President Joe Biden to reach his goal of cutting U.S. greenhouse gas emissions in half by 2030, big pollution reductions will have to come from someplace other than a...
Florida’s recreational and commercial stone crab seasons in state and federal waters will come to a close May 2, with the last day of harvest being May 1.
The following species will reopen to recreational harvest May 1 in Florida state and federal waters of the Atlantic: hogfish; blueline tilefish; gag, black, red, yellowmo...
President Joe Biden has wrapped up his two-day climate summit, saying the climate crisis has created an opportunity to remake the global economy and produce millions of j...
In closing President Joe Biden's global climate summit, world leaders shared stories of their own nations' drives to break away from climate-wrecking fossil fuels.