by Alice Ollstein Posted on September 15, 2014 Updated: September 15, 2014
Does a corporation's right to profit trump a country's right to protect its land and water?
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 9, 2014 Updated: September 9, 2014
"We think the Obama administration should make this one of his legacies -- protecting Appalachian water."
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 4, 2014
The August spill led to water bans for hundreds of Canadians.
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by Kiley Kroh Posted on August 14, 2014
“We do not want the mine developing or operating in that sacred headwaters," Neskonlith Chief Judy Wilson said.
by Katie Valentine Posted on August 7, 2014 Updated: August 7, 2014
An emergency declaration and water ban are in effect for communities affected by the massive spill.
by Katie Valentine Posted on August 5, 2014 Updated: August 5, 2014
“The potential long-term impact to waterways, the watershed and roads is huge."
by Katie Valentine Posted on June 6, 2014 Updated: June 6, 2014
The U.S. Department of Labor awarded Kentucky $7.5 million to get unemployed coal miners back to work.
by Ari Phillips Posted on May 22, 2014
301 miners died after an explosion and fire cut off electricity to the depths of a coal mine in Soma, Turkey.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on May 14, 2014
Dozens more are injured and hundreds are still unaccounted for after a transformer explosion triggered a fire that trapped people inside.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on April 10, 2014
West Virginia's eight black lung clinics may take a 40 percent cut in funding despite a recent resurgence in the disease.