The alleged rape of an Okinawan woman by two American sailors is but the latest in a string of literally thousands of crimes committed by..
As election days draws near, a collection of agribusiness and food corporations have spent more than $45 million in an effort to defeat a..
A supermarket in Austria has stoked widespread outrage by selling pre-peeled bananas in plastic-wrapped styrofoam containers...
Oil giant Chevron has been sued in federal court for gross negligence in connection with last week’s toxic refinery fire in Richmond,..
A Republican US senator who has received nearly half a million dollars in campaign contributions from the agribusiness industry has slammed..
Protesting Apple’s withdrawal from an environmental ratings agency, the city of San Francisco has announced a boycott of the..
For the first time in more than 40 years, Japan is producing no nuclear power. The BBC reports that with the shutdown of the third reactor..
Federal prosecutors in Brazil have accused US oil giant Chevron, drilling contractor Transocean and 17 executives with environmental crime..
Victory for Decade-Long Chicago Grassroots Effort as Fisk & Crawford Coal Plants to Shut Down by 2014
In a victory for the environment and for hundreds of thousands of people who live nearby, two dangerously-polluting Chicago coal power..
A leading scientist says there is a one in eight chance of a massive solar megaflare erupting from the sun within the next decade. Such a..