by Ari Phillips Posted on August 21, 2014
Every year the U.S. produces 140 million tons of coal ash pollution, the toxic by-product that is left over after the coal is burned.
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 21, 2014
More than 50 million people are in need of help. Here's a look at the four biggest crises.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on August 21, 2014
“[Our] lives are more than a nine-digit magic number– a social security number,” Jong-Min You, an undocumented immigrant from South Korea said.
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by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 21, 2014
The rate has been falling for half a century, but it particularly plummeted over the past two decades.
by Igor Volsky Posted on August 20, 2014
"That’s why I helped pass a law that prevents insurance companies from canceling your policy if you get sick, or deny coverage for preexisting conditions," he says.
by Joe Romm Posted on August 20, 2014
The U.K.’s Advertising Standards Authority has barred Peabody Energy from using the term “clean coal” to imply coal is emission-free or “the solution for better, longer and healthier lives.”
by Emily Atkin Posted on August 20, 2014
Doctors and other health professionals called for an independent investigation into the claims, and reform of the Pennsylvania health department's response procedures.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on August 20, 2014
Protesters demand an immigration reform that locks up fewer people in for-profit prisons.
by Thomas Huelskoetter - Guest Contributor Posted on August 20, 2014 Updated: August 20, 2014
A growing debate over the Medicare Advantage program has big ramifications for the future of American seniors' health coverage.
"If you're Commander-in-Chief you can't be listening to Muslim brother advise on when it's time to stop destroying Muslim brothers," he said.