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Welcome to Green Week

Welcome to Green Week

Friday, Apr 21, 2017

Politics, Geography Affect Environmental Education

Politics, Geography Affect Environmental Education

In a classroom in Dallas, Texas, a teacher tells her students that climate change is a natural phenomenon. Meanwhile her counterpart in Queens, New York, presents evidence to the contrary.

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2016
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By Jonathan Lloyd

IMAGES: AAA's Top-5 Green Cars in 2016

AAA released its top-5 list of Green Cars of the Year for 2016.View gallery

  • 5. Subaru Outback 2.5i Premium
  • 4. Audi A3 Sportback e-tron Premium
  • 3. Volkswagen e-Golf SEL Premium
Tuesday, Feb 16, 2016

Accused Grim Sleeper Killer Arrested

Accused Grim Sleeper Killer Arrested

The families of victims of alleged serial killer Lonnie Franklin Jr. are grateful for his arrest. Police were able to find Franklin through a DNA sample from his son, who was arrested on a weapons charge.

Thursday, Apr 17, 2014

The 'Zero-Emission' Engine Is Almost Ready for Prime Time

The 'Zero-Emission' Engine Is Almost Ready for Prime Time

With the aid of government spending and joint efforts by Ford and Nissan, Daimler — Mercedes’s parent corporation — aims to start selling hydrogen-fueled cars to the public as early as 2017.

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Oil and natural gas companies are using more solar power to provide electricity to power remote monitoring stations after the hydraulic fracturing crews have left.

Tuesday, Apr 9, 2013

CA Blows by Wind Energy Record During Storm

CA Blows by Wind Energy Record During Storm

Southern California's recent windstorm downed trees, knocked out power lines and fanned the flames of a wildfire, but it also set an energy record by spinning those towering white turbines in the desert.

Friday, Mar 29, 2013

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

The Virginia City Hybrid Energy Center in St. Paul burns more than just coal from mines. Wood chips go into the fire as well. And, the utility running the plant is touting its advanced design.

Friday, Apr 20, 2012

Stone Cold Drinking

Stone Cold Drinking

A Vermont-based stone company uses its soapstone scraps to cut cubes it markets as "green," reusable alternatives to ice.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2012

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

“Entourage” star Adrian Grenier said he wants to change the way people view environmentalists, who are usually perceived as “wacky” and “unrealistic.” “Just because we wanna do the right thing, we get...

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Strong Winds Leave Damage, Thousands Without Power
Strong Winds Leave Damage, Thousands Without Power

Tens of thousands of Southern California residents were without electrical service late Thursday night as powerful winds raked the area.

Trump Won't Get House OK of Health Bill Before His 100th Day
Trump Won't Get House OK of Health Bill Before His 100th Day

President Donald Trump seems destined to serve his 100th day in office without House passage of a major Republican health care bill or enactment of a budget financing the government for the rest of this

Alleged Rental Scam Mastermind Busted by Police
Alleged Rental Scam Mastermind Busted by Police

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputies have arrested the man state authorities call the "mastermind" of rental scams. Richard Rodriguez was taken into custody without incident at his Alhambra home early Thursday...

Pentagon Joins Intensifying Probe of Former Trump Aide Flynn
Pentagon Joins Intensifying Probe of Former Trump Aide Flynn

Investigations intensified into President Donald Trump's ousted national security adviser, Michael Flynn, on Thursday as the Pentagon watchdog joined lawmakers in probing payments he accepted from foreign...

Driver Accused of Sexually Assaulting Special Needs Women
Driver Accused of Sexually Assaulting Special Needs Women

A 56-year-old bus driver is scheduled to be arraigned Friday on charges of sexually assaulting three of his mentally disabled passengers.

LAPD Officers Organize Bone Marrow Drive for Colleague
LAPD Officers Organize Bone Marrow Drive for Colleague

Last month officer Matthew Medina, a seven year veteran of the force was diagnosed with aplastic anemia - a condition where your bone marrow stops making enough new blood cells, which impairs the immune system.