Administrator of the EPA, Andrew Wheeler

New York Times: EPA Plans To Roll Back Obama-Era Coal Toxin Rules

The move would relax "some of the requirements on power generators" and exempt some of them from even those requirements.


2:05Empty Juul flavor cartridges

Former Executive Alleges Juul Knowingly Sold 'Contaminated' Pods

3:12Madison Webb, 22, undergoes chemotherapy treatment for breast cancer.
Madison Webb

22 Year Old Breast Cancer Patient Shares Challenges Of Young Diagnosis

0:51Coastal flooding
Getty Images

Millions More People At Risk Of Climate-Related Coastal Flooding

1:04A vial of an oral polio vaccine
Getty Images

Polio Is Closer To Being Eliminated Completely Than Ever Before

1:20Vaping devices
Getty Images

DEA Will Accept Vape Products On National Drug Take Back Day

1:31The Saddleridge Fire in California in October 2019
Getty Images

Climate Change Is Changing How We Deal With Wildfires

1:25Smoke pours out of a power plant
Getty Images

Report: U.S. Air Pollution Is Getting Worse

2:26Sen. John Cornyn
Getty Images / Drew Angerer

To Reduce Mass Shootings, GOP Senators Focus Partly On Mental Health

1:55Smoke shop worker vaping
Getty Images

House Committee Approves Bill Taxing E-Cigarette Products

1:01A dog
Getty Images

House Passes Bill That Makes Animal Cruelty A Federal Felony

2:40Anti-government militia member patrols Maheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon during 2016 occupation.
Getty Images/Joe Raedle

Report Warns Of Violent Threats, Assaults On Workers On Federal Lands

1:01A Swedish Match General tobacco product
Swedish Match

Some Tobacco Products Can Now Market As Less Risky Than Smoking

0:50An Exxon gas station sign
Getty Images

ExxonMobil On Trial For Allegedly Misleading Investors

1:01The first all-female spacewalk

NASA Astronauts Make History With First All-Female Spacewalk

2:36Juul Labs Inc. e-cigarette products

Juul Labs Inc. Stops Selling Fruit, Dessert E-Cigarette Flavors

1:20A man inspects a fissure caused by an earthquake
Getty Images

California Launches Statewide Earthquake Early Warning System

0:55Oxycodone pain pills prescribed for a patient with chronic pain lie on display
Getty Images

Opioid Manufacturers Expected To Settle Thousands Of Lawsuits

2:01Juul products for sale
Getty Images

Woman Brings First Wrongful Death Suit Against Juul Labs Inc.

1:22Extinction Rebellion protester sits on a post in London
Getty Images

London Bans All Protests Linked To Climate Group Extinction Rebellion

2:26Employee at vape shop in Queens, New York.
Getty Images/Spencer Platt

NYT: Vaping Regs Stall Amid Blurring Lines Between Officials, Industry

1:03Man vaping
Getty Images

Experts Say Vaping-Related Illnesses Are Rare Outside The U.S.

1:01A fizzy soda is poured into a cup
Getty Images

Singapore Won't Allow Ads For High-Sugar Drinks

2:59Hands on computer
Getty Images

'People Search Sites' Make Money Selling Access To Public Documents

1:03A water sample contaminated with lead
Getty Images

EPA Proposes Changes To Rules On Lead Contamination In Water

1:38EPA Building
Getty Images

Former EPA Officials Call For Congressional Probe Into Agency

1:13A field worker picking grapes
Getty Images

California To Ban Pesticide Linked To Brain Damage In Children

2:19PG&E employees survey fire danger at giant California utility's Wildfire Safety Operations Center.
Getty Images/Justin Sullivan

PG&E Faces Public Firestorm After Massive Outages Over Wildfire Fears

1:05A part of the Trans Alaska Pipeline System in Fairbanks, Alaska
Getty Images

Alaska's Supreme Court Hears Arguments Over Fossil Fuel Laws

2:38Witch trial
Joseph E. Baker

The Serious Study of Imaginary Friends