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Annoying minor floods are increasing on US coasts

Annoying minor floods are increasing on US coasts

5 hours 30 mins ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Along much of America's coasts, the type of flooding that is more annoying than dangerous has jumped more than fivefold in the last 50 years, the federal government reported Monday. Full Story
Rule aims to help clear air around Grand Canyon

Rule aims to help clear air around Grand Canyon

8 hours 40 mins ago
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The largest coal-fired power plant in the West will produce one-third less energy by 2020 and could close in 2044 under a proposal that the federal government adopted to cut haze-causing emissions of nitrogen oxide at places like the Grand Canyon. Full Story
West's largest coal-fired plant on track to close

West's largest coal-fired plant on track to close

11 hours 49 mins ago
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The largest coal-fired power plant in the West will produce one-third less energy by 2020 and is on track to cease operations in 2044 under a proposal that the federal government adopted to cut haze-causing emissions of nitrogen oxide at places like the Grand Canyon. Full Story
AP PHOTOS: Coal-exporting town fights rising seas

AP PHOTOS: Coal-exporting town fights rising seas

14 hours 32 mins ago
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Norfolk is trapped between the causes and consequences of global warming. Full Story
Gadget Watch: PadFone novel as phone-tablet hybrid

Gadget Watch: PadFone novel as phone-tablet hybrid

13 hours 29 mins ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Companies often blend old products to give you something new. Full Story

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US companies increasingly fish for growth overseas

US companies increasingly fish for growth overseas

14 hours 40 mins ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Major U.S. companies are starting to reap their most rapid growth in fertile lands of opportunity far from home. Full Story
5 things to know about coal trade, global warming

5 things to know about coal trade, global warming

21 hours 54 mins ago
As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off polluting fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America's unwanted energy leftovers to other parts of the world where they could create even more pollution. Here are five things to know about the issue: Full Story
US exports help Germany increase coal, pollution

US exports help Germany increase coal, pollution

1 day ago
LUENEN, Germany (AP) — One of Germany's newest coal-fired power plants rises here from the banks of a 100-year-old canal that once shipped coal mined from the Ruhr Valley to the world. Full Story