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Meals on Wheels is serving 21 million fewer meals today than in 2005 because of relatively flat funding from Congress.
Amtrak says it logged an operating revenue of $3.3 billion — a 3.6% increase over the last fiscal year.
“The writing's on the wall for the end of fur,” says Kitty Block, Humane Society of the United States' CEO.
Unilever also pledges to collect and process more used plastic packaging than it sells over the next six years.
Marriott International says it will eliminate small plastic bottles of shampoo, conditioner and bath gel from its hotel rooms by the end of 2020.
The company started with a Kickstarter in 2014. Five years later, Allbirds has reported it's worth $1.4 billion.
Shipt founder Bill Smith, a high school dropout who's become something of a hometown hero, says keeping the business local was his "key to success."
Ballmer has founded an organization called USAFacts that provides one-stop shopping for federal, state and local government statistics. It's just released its annual report.
Nikki Fried was elected commissioner of agriculture on a pro-marijuana platform, and is working with the Republican governor on a variety of environmental efforts.
The demand for paper straws has risen as cities and companies like Los Angeles and Starbucks have stopped using plastic straws.
Loop, in partnership with large consumer brands, will offer reusable containers for some 300 household products.
A host of companies have emerged to combat misleading information online. Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks with the co-CEO of a company that rates news websites on credibility.
Paradise, California, was devastated by the wildfire. Sierra Nevada Brewing Company is headquartered one city over, and is releasing a special beer — Resilience IPA — to raise money for...
"I feel a responsibility to encourage everyone to excel in science," Arnold tells Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson. She shares the prize for work that has led to new pharmaceuticals...
The probe has already started sending back photos from the red planet, and will soon begin monitoring seismic activity.
Some cities are struggling to keep up with the proliferation of dockless bike-share systems, which let users lock up wherever they find a public bike rack.
Moctesuma Esparza's company Maya Cinemas aims to bring first-run movie theaters to underserved communities with large Latino populations.
"Health has been one of the battlefields of the Syrian war from day one," says Yves Daccord, director general of the International Committee of the Red Cross.
von Furstenberg, who's turned International Women's Day into a five-day event this year, says "the genie came out of the bottle" for women in 2018.
"We started this policy in January 2016, and in calendar 2016, we had the best year we ever had," says Aron Ain, CEO of Kronos.