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The Trump administration’s decision is part of a wider plan to change the way the agency reviews science.

  • Oct 13, 2018

A new Environmental Protection Agency rule, awaiting White House approval, would weaken existing pollution standards by barring the agency from including some of its public health benefits as part of the overall cost-benefit analysis.

  • Oct 1, 2018

Environmental analysis assumes no action on climate change — and extreme warming — to justify freezing fuel standards for autos.

  • Sep 28, 2018

Fears about the situation at Duke’s L.V. Sutton power plant near Wilmington have been growing since before Hurricane Florence made landfall.

  • Sep 22, 2018

The rollback of the 2016 rule is the fourth reversal of an Obama-era climate rule in less than two months.

  • Sep 18, 2018

Former administrator now in talks with coal industry titan who sought rollbacks at EPA.

  • Sep 12, 2018

Former career staffer: “My feeling was I could do better work to protect the environment outside the EPA.”

  • Sep 8, 2018

EPA inspector general Arthur Elkins said the agency had no formal threat assessment process in place to determine what level of protection was actually warranted.

  • Sep 4, 2018

Eight months after President Trump's first nominee to head the Environmental Protection Agency's chemical safety office was forced to withdraw amid controversy, the White House is poised to tap centrist Alexandra Dunn to head the division.

  • Aug 30, 2018

The New York Aquarium is making a comeback after it was ravaged by Hurricane Sandy, and ancient marine predators are taking center stage.

  • Jul 12, 2018
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