Montana Democratic Candidate Affirms Support For Legalizing Marijuana

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Man In Gorilla Suit Finishes London Marathon After 6-Day Charity Crawl

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Lost Taiwanese Hiker Rescued From Himalayas 3 Days After Girlfriend Died

A Taiwanese hiker who got lost while trekking the Himalayas with his girlfriend was rescued by officials on Wednesday, three days after his partner had died. Rescuers found Liang Sheng-yueh, 21, unconscious with his dead girlfriend, Liu Chen-chun, 19, on the banks of a river in Tipling in northern Dhading, Nepal, according to the Himalayan Times….

This Is What The Climate March Looked Like Across The Country

President Donald Trump may not think that climate change should be a priority for the country, but the Climate March protests proved that the American people won’t stand for it. Hundreds of thousands of environmentalists swarmed the streets of the U.S.’s largest cities on Saturday, urging the White House to take climate change seriously.  Protestors…

In NYC, Birthplace Of Climate March, A Reminder Of Who Suffers Most From Pollution

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On Saturday, Americans Have Two Climate Paths To Choose From

By Gloria Walton and Elizabeth Sanders This Saturday, the U.S. will see divergent paths for our future as hundreds of thousands march in the streets taking part in climate marches nationwide. One path is old, dirty, poisonous, dying. The other is youthful, life-affirming, the future. We have a choice, and on Saturday, we’re making it…

EPA Purges Pages That Highlight Climate Change From Its Website

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Woman Opens Mailbox, Finds Adorable But Heartbreaking Surprise

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Why Latinos March For Climate

The Latino community is deeply concerned about a number of President Trump’s recent environmental actions. This includes his cavalier dismissal of longstanding and successful efforts to improve the nation’s air quality. Given the fact that over half of Latinos live in areas where the air quality frequently does not meet national health minimum standards, this…

New York Times Readers Are Canceling Subscriptions Over Climate-Denying Writer

The New York Times just hired Bret Stephens, a conservative writer who identifies as a “climate agnostic” ― infuriating many readers who say the paper is going against its mission to cover climate change. Now, scientists are rallying people against the Times and its new hire.  Climate scientist Michael E. Mann launched the hashtag #ShowYourCancellation this week after…