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Court orders Trump EPA to ban controversial pesticide

A federal appeals court has ordered the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to ban the pesticide chlorpyrifos, which former Administrator Scott PruittEdward (Scott) Scott PruittProsecutors...

Trump moves to roll back Obama emission standards

The Trump administration rolled out a plan to weaken the Obama administration's aggressive fuel economy and global warming standards for cars and strip California...

EPA head met with former lobbying clients despite saying he wouldn’t:...

Acting Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) head Andrew Wheeler has been in meetings with representatives from three former lobbying clients since he started working at...

Trump to propose blocking California’s clean car standards: report

The Trump administration is planning a proposal to block California regulators from enforcing their own emissions standards for vehicles sold in the state.Bloomberg News...

Bartender cursed at Stephen Miller as he picked up takeout sushi:...

A Washington, D.C., bartender once followed White House Senior Adviser Stephen Miller out of a sushi restaurant and cursed at him, according to the...

Pruitt grants loophole to ‘super polluting’ diesel truck manufacturers on last...

The Environmental Protection Agency on Friday granted a loophole to allow increased manufacturing of a kind of diesel freight truck known as "super polluting."The...

EPA officials claim political interference in cancer-causing chemical study: report

Officials at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) say that political appointees put in place by departing administrator Scott PruittEdward (Scott) Scott PruittTimeline: The controversies...

Scott Pruitt’s Replacement Is Even Worse

Just one year ago, Andrew Wheeler worked as one of the coal industry's most powerful lobbyists, serving as coal baron Bob Murray's Capitol Hill...

Pruitt in resignation letter to Trump: You are president because of...

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator (EPA) told President TrumpDonald John TrumpChelsea Handler issues July 4 apology to world: 'We're sorry about our president' US pork...

Who is Andrew Wheeler, EPA’s new acting chief?

Andrew Wheeler, the deputy administrator at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and a former energy lobbyist, will become the agency's acting head on Monday...