Environment And Nature

India passenger train hits and kills 2 Asian elephants

Nov 19, 2017

Two endangered Asian elephants have been hit and killed by a passenger train near the city of Gauhati in northeastern India

Trump delays new policy on importing elephant trophies

Nov 18, 2017

President Donald Trump says he's delaying a new policy allowing trophies of African elephants shot for sport to be imported until he can review "all conservation facts."

The Latest: GOP congressman calls for ban on elephant hunts

Nov 18, 2017

A Republican congressman is praising President Donald Trump's decision to delay a new policy allowing trophies of African elephants shot for sport to be brought into the country but says more needs to be done to protect the animals from extinction

Bonn climate talks end with progress despite US stance

Nov 18, 2017

Negotiators worked through the night on the technical details of the Paris climate accord before two weeks of global talks on climate change finally ended in Bonn

Trump delays new policy on importing elephant parts

Nov 18, 2017

President Donald Trump says he's delaying a new policy allowing the body parts of African elephants shot for sport to be imported until he can review "all conservation facts."

The Latest: Trump delays policy on importing elephant parts

Nov 18, 2017

President Donald Trump says he's delaying a new policy allowing the body parts of African elephants shot for sport to be imported until he can review "all conservation facts."

The Latest: Company: Spill controlled and no public threat

Nov 17, 2017

Operator TransCanada Corp. says the leak of oil from the Keystone pipeline is "controlled" and not a threat to public safety

Keystone pipeline leak won't affect last regulatory hurdle

Nov 17, 2017

A state official says discovery of a 210,000-gallons oil spill from the Keystone pipeline will not affect the decision of Nebraska regulators next week on a massive expansion of the system.

Tesla wants to electrify big trucks, adding to its ambitions

Nov 17, 2017

Tesla says it will electrify trucking with 500-mile-range semi due out in 2019

Experts: Idaho hatchery built to save salmon is killing them

Nov 17, 2017

Fisheries biologists in Idaho say they think they know why a relatively new $13.5 million hatchery intended to save Snake River sockeye salmon from extinction is instead killing thousands of fish before they ever get to the ocean

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