by Emily Atkin Posted on February 17, 2015
Crude oil is pouring into a river that supplies drinking water and two small towns have been evacuated after an oil train derailed in southern West Virginia on Monday.
by Katie Valentine Posted on February 9, 2015
Loopholes in the federal process are allowing coal companies to "game the system."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on February 6, 2015
Elected officials continue to argue that rape victims shouldn't have access to legal abortion.
by Katie Valentine Posted on February 3, 2015
Under the bill, the number of storage tanks that would be subject to regulations under a recently-passed act would drop dramatically.
by Emily Atkin Posted on January 27, 2015
The explosion marks the fourth major mishap at a U.S. pipeline this month.
by Katie Valentine Posted on January 14, 2015
The board's decision comes after pressure from West Virginians, who felt that the standards didn't accurately portray the science of climate change.
by Emily Atkin Posted on January 12, 2015
The chemical that contaminated West Virginia's drinking water supply last year traveled father and lingered longer than had been previously recorded, according to a new study by U.S. Geological Survey researchers.
by Emily Atkin Posted on January 9, 2015
"I felt like I had exposed my employees," she said. "It really floored me that I could have done people that I've known my whole life damage by following directions."
by Katie Valentine Posted on January 7, 2015
The study identified oversights in the state government and Centers for Disease Control's response to the disaster.
by Katie Valentine Posted on January 5, 2015
One school board member didn't think the state should be teaching climate change as settled science.