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12/12 7:04 am

President Trump criticized climate activist Greta Thunberg after the 16-year-old was named Time’s “Person of the Year,” writing on Twitter that she need to “work on her Anger Management problem.”“So ridiculous. Greta must work on her Anger… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

12/11 4:34 pm

A bird rescue organization in Las Vegas is looking for answers after videos went viral over the past week showing pigeons walking around in the city wearing cowboy hats.In a video that has racked up more than 2 million views on Twitter since… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

12/11 1:14 pm

United Nations (UN) chief Antonio Guterres said in a new interview that “we are doomed” without actions to prevent greenhouse gas emissions.“We need to have the big emitters understanding that their role is essential, because if the big… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

12/11 11:24 am

The Government Accountability Office (GAO), will probe the Trump administration’s decision to relocate Bureau of Land Management (BLM) staff from Washington D.C. to Colorado, House Natural Resources Committee Chair Raúl Grijalva (D-Ariz.) announced… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

12/11 7:14 am

Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg was named Time magazine’s 2019 “Person of the Year” early Wednesday.The 16-year-old activist, who was nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize earlier this year, was awarded the honor over a shortlist of… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

12/11 6:54 am

Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg railed against business and political leaders in a speech on global warming, accusing them of not addressing the world’s “climate emergency” with enough urgency.“The real danger is when politicians and… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

12/11 5:14 am

College Republicans across the country are calling on the GOP to back a conservative climate action plan, arguing that not doing so will hurt both the future of the earth and the Republican party. The new group, Young Conservative Climate… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

12/10 9:24 pm

A Texas federal judge issued a nationwide injunction Tuesday blocking the Trump administration’s plan to put $3.6 billion in defense funding toward a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, ruling the administration overstepped its authority when it tried to augment Congress’ allocation for the wall with the funds. …Read Full Article

Source: Law360 Environmental Texas

12/10 5:44 pm

White House hopeful Andrew Yang is set to release a television ad Wednesday across the crucial early caucus state of Iowa with a focus on climate change. The ad, the result of a buy of roughly $500,000, highlights recent environmental disasters… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

12/10 4:44 pm

An internal watchdog investigation on Tuesday found no wrongdoing on the part of Interior Secretary David Bernhardt after he was accused of interfering in an assessment of the effects of pesticides on endangered species.The probe by the… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

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