Two environmental groups asked a judge to overturn an October decision that gave the go-ahead to the controversial Cadiz water project.
Environmentalists worry the development in Arizona will deplete the San Pedro, the Southwest’s last major free-flowing river.
Most new members of the Science Advisory Board have a history of downplaying the health risks of secondhand smoke, air pollution and other hazards.
St. Joseph, Louisiana, is one of thousands of small U.S. towns with no access to safe, clean drinking water. The reason: The towns can’t afford it.
With the loss of nearly $214 million in promised federal funding, the future of 81 teen pregnancy prevention programs nationwide remains uncertain.
The conditions for the unfolding catastrophe in the area were set long ago, both in wine country and throughout California.
How concerned is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers about the integrity of Addicks and Barker reservoirs?
Health experts worry that the Trump administration’s promotion of abstinence-only programs will reverse dramatic improvements in the teen birth rate.
Hurricane Harvey has pummeled Texas, dumping a year’s worth of rain in just a few days and displacing thousands from their homes.
Houston suburbs have exploded in population in recent years. Scientists say that’s a big reason why some neighborhoods saw devastating floods.