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WBUR's Bruce Gellerman squeezed into the joint House-Senate hearing and joined Morning Edition host Bob Oakes to report.
Connecticut's energy secretary says the state will take a "serious look" at exiting ISO New England, which oversees the regional power grid.
The EPA has a larger backlog of unfunded Superfund sites than anytime in at least 15 years, according to the Associated Press.
Researchers hope a house near San Antonio, Texas, will change the face of conversation.
Dozens of Americans have gone over to help fight wildfires in Australia.
An environmental group sued to force the government to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 25% from 1990 levels by the end of 2020.
In Britney Gengel's last text to her mother, she said she wanted to open an orphanage in Haiti. Now, her family has created an orphanage in her honor.
Boston Logan Airport reported a temperature of 70 degrees on Saturday -- record-level warm weather for the date in January. The old record was set in 1975, with 62 degrees....
The National Weather Service reports three storm-related deaths in Alabama, bringing the number of people killed following severe storms to at least seven.
A magnitude 6.0 quake has shaken Puerto Rico, causing further damage along the island's southern coast, where previous recent quakes have toppled homes and schools.
Ted Birdseye, a cattle rancher in southern Oregon, has lost eight cows and two dogs to a pack of wolves over the last few years.