Tag: Environmental activism

Protesters call national park plan for Utah monument a ploy

SALT LAKE CITY — Environmental groups on Tuesday blasted a legislative proposal by U.S. Rep. Chris Stewart that would create a small national park...
Follow the money: investors lead charge on climate change

BERLIN — An international summit Tuesday to mark the second anniversary of the Paris climate agreement has drawn world leaders, celebrities, companies and environmental...
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RICHMOND, Va. — A coalition of environmental groups has filed a federal lawsuit to try to block a natural gas pipeline planned for southwestern...
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MIAMI — Bulldozers downing trees on a property targeted for a Walmart-anchored shopping center were ordered to stop work after a federal judge issued...
Patagonia, outdoor retailers fight Trump on US monuments

SALT LAKE CITY — Outdoor clothing giant Patagonia and other retailers have jumped into a legal and political battle over President Donald Trump's plan...
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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Environmental advocacy groups are hosting a climate change town hall meeting in Atlantic City this weekend. ...
Trump administration rolls back Obama-era oil train rules

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Trump administration has angered environmental groups and residents of the Columbia River Gorge by rolling back a 2015 rule on...
India to phase out ‘petcoke’ imports after AP investigation

NEW DELHI — India's government says it plans to phase out imports of a dirty fuel known as petroleum coke, or "petcoke," after an...
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RALEIGH, N.C. — A major pork producer must live up to an agreement it signed 11 years ago and work on cleaning up water...
The Latest: Trump’s cuts to Utah monument spur lawsuit

WASHINGTON — The Latest on President Donald Trump's plan to scale back national monuments (all times local): ...

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