Clean Water Advocates Sue to Stop Political Pressure to Bail Out Fracked Gas Pipeline

WASHINGTON, Jan. 10 -- Today, community and clean water advocates sued to reverse a U.S. Forest Service decision rushed through behind undue political pressure from the lame duck Trump administration.... Read More

Agents Cite Two Men for Migratory Game Bird Hunting Violations

Washington, Jan. 9 -- Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries enforcement agents cited two men for alleged migratory game bird violations on Jan. 9 in St. Martin Parish. Agents cited JeanPaul ... Read More

EPAs Gift to Polluters will Fuel Climate Crisis and Harm Health

WASHINGTON, Jan. 8 -- In the last days of the Trump administration, the Environmental Protection Agency is expected to issue a rule today seeking to exempt some of the nation's biggest polluters-inclu... Read More

Nature Conservancy Land Sale to U.S. Forest Service Preserves Public Access

Washington, Jan. 7 -- More forests and public access are secure thanks to The Nature Conservancy's sale of 12,039 acres of former industrial timber land to the U.S. Forest Service. The land, part of a... Read More

Trumps Arctic Lease Sale Puts Climate, Wildlife, and Indigenous Rights at Risk

Washington, Jan. 6 -- Today, just two weeks before leaving office, the Trump administration held the first-ever lease sale to sell off the delicate coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge... Read More

ALA awards community engagement grants to 200 small/rural libraries; invites applications for 450 additional grants

CHICAGO, Jan. 5 -- The American Library Association (ALA) today announced the first 200 recipients of its Libraries Transforming Communities (LTC): Focus on Small and Rural Libraries grants, while als... Read More

Theres Value in Donating Blood; Heres What You Need to Know

Washington, Jan. 4 -- It is a life-saving mission to make sure there are enough blood products pumping through the supply chain to cover medical needs. January is National Blood Donor Month, which is ... Read More

Urgent From PETA Ahead of Winter Storm: Survival Tips for Animals

Okanogan County, Jan. 3 -- Because a winter storm warning has been issued for your area, PETA is sharing tips for keeping animals safe. They are especially vulnerable in cold weather and winter storms... Read More

Rising food insecurity pushing people into famine conditions in South Sudan, warns IRC

South Sudan, Jan. 1 -- The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is extremely concerned about the counties in South Sudan where an increasing risk of famine amidst the COVID-19 pandemic is pushing more... Read More

Police Called to Restaurant Over Illegal Foie Gras Dishes After PETA Tip-Off

San Francisco, Dec. 31 -- Following a tip-off from PETA that The Morris was offering foie gras dishes on its special New Year's Eve menu, law-enforcement officials confirmed that they will investigate... Read More