Judge blocks some funds Trump sought for U.S.-Mexico border wall

The Trump administration must temporarily halt the use of some Defense Department funds for a border wall with Mexico, a judge ruled on Friday, because the money was not... Read more »

Ohio House committee passes bill to save nuclear power plants

(Reuters) – A committee in Ohio’s House of Representatives voted along party lines to approve a bill to save the state’s two nuclear power reactors from retirement and provide... Read more »

Judge blocks some funds Trump sought for U.S.-Mexico border wall

The Trump administration must temporarily halt the use of some Defense Department funds for a border wall with Mexico, a judge ruled on Friday, because the money was not... Read more »

Texas environmentalists plan lawsuit against Valero for pollution

HOUSTON (Reuters) – Three Texas environmental groups notified Valero Energy Corp on Wednesday of plans to file a lawsuit under the U.S. Clean Air Act for pollution at the... Read more »

Dutch Groningen region hit by 3.4 magnitude earthquake: KNMI

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – A 3.4 magnitude earthquake hit the Dutch region of Groningen, home of one of Europe’s largest natural gas fields, early on Wednesday, Dutch meteorology institute KNMI... Read more »

British Steel risks collapse with 25,000 jobs threatened

LONDON (Reuters) – British Steel, the country’s second largest steel producer, is on the brink of collapse unless the government agrees to provide an emergency 30 million pound ($38... Read more »

New Zealand investigators re-enter disaster-stricken mine after eight years

FILE PHOTO: A flame burns from the end of a ventilation shaft of the Pike River coal mine near Greymouth on New Zealand’s west coast November 30, 2010. REUTERS/The... Read more »

U.S. Supreme Court sides with Native American elk hunter

FILE PHOTO: A bull elk with velvet still on it’s antlers grazes near Madison in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, June 19, 2011. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The... Read more »

Greenpeace activists block BP London HQ demanding end to oil exploration

LONDON (Reuters) – Greenpeace activists blocked the entrance to BP’s London headquarters on Monday, demanding one of the world’s biggest energy companies ends all new oil and gas exploration... Read more »

Australia’s conservative coalition secures parliamentary majority

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia’s conservative coalition secured an outright parliamentary majority on Monday following a shock election victory, allowing Prime Minister Scott Morrison to progress his legislative agenda without... Read more »