Right after Donald Trump won the election, a number of observers worried that having a climate denier in the White House would be a crushing setback for efforts to tackle global warming. Here’s a sample
Washington (CNN) — 2016 was the year where one political controversy or another was always around the corner. But 2017 promises to be just as unpredictable. For most of 2016, Donald Trump had only his
The president-elect plans to surround himself with enemies of the environment, billions of dollars in net worth and people who are against their own agencies Barack Obama’s original cabinet was chockablock
July was the hottest month ever recorded. Then August tied it. The Arctic had a crazy heat wave this winter, but the planet as a whole really roasted through July and August. The summer is usually the
“We are not a people to whom and nation to which limits don’t apply.” —Andrew Bacevich What are America’s strategic objectives in the Middle East? How consistently have they been defined and pursued over
John Georgelas was a military brat, a drug enthusiast, a precocious underachiever born in Texas. Now he is a prominent figure within the Islamic State. Here’s the story of his long and troubling journey.
President Obama and Vice President Biden ride in the motorcade on the way to the signing of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. (Pete Souza/The White House) When Barack Obama
On Friday, December 2, Bobby Robedeaux and seven other members of the Pawnee Nation left Pawnee, Oklahoma, hauling a trailer full of firewood 900 miles north to the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in Dakota.
At this rate, just about every man-made surface there is could be covered in solar panels in the future. Yesterday, Tourouvre-au-Perche, a small town in northern France, opened what is likely the first