As former U.S. Vice President Al Gore filmed the sequel to his environmental documentary last year, he did not expect to be dealing with a new president who has dismissed climate change as a hoax... VOA News
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt deflected sharp questioning from Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) during his confirmation hearing on Wednesday, deciding to talk about his college baseball batting.. Huffington Post
President Barack Obama delivered his final press conference in office on Wednesday and despite all the tension going on regarding the transition and major decisions that comes along with President.. Source: Wochit News -
Here's the latest for Wednesday, Jan. 18th: President Obama defends Manning clemency; EPA nominee accepts climate change; Fmr. President George H.W. Bush and Barbara Bush both hospitalized in Texas;.. Source: Associated Press -
As the parliamentary elections in Germany creep closer, the traditionally left-leaning Green Party has announced two centrists will lead them to the vote. Karin Goering-Eckardt and Cem Ozdemir are the.. Source: Euronews English -
Trump's pick to head the Environmental Protection Agency has acknowledged that human activity plays "some" role in the changing climate. In his confirmation hearing on Wednesday, Scott Pruitt said he.. NPR
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) doesn’t appear to have much faith in Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt’s statement that he doesn’t believe climate change is a “hoax.”
In a heated exchange.. Huffington Post
Watch VideoScott Pruitt is Donald Trump's pick to head the Environmental Protection Agency, and during Pruitt's confirmation hearing Wednesday, he didn't deny climate change exists. But that seems to.. Newsy
When Andrew Bergman found out that Donald Trump might strip NASA’s earth science division of funding and appoint a climate change denier to run the EPA, he started to worry about data.
Bergman, a.. Business Insider
President-elect Donald Trump's pick to run the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) wrongly suggested on Wednesday that scientists still don't know exactly why climate change is happening.
The confirmation hearing for Representative Ryan Zinke (R-MT), President-elect Trump’s interior secretary nominee, quickly entered contentious territory yesterday. Zinke, a Republican congressman.. The Verge
There have been giants who served as president: George Washington helped found the country; Abraham Lincoln freed the slaves; Teddy Roosevelt established the national parks; Franklin Roosevelt pulled.. Huffington Post
World temperatures hit a record high for the third year in a row in 2016, creeping closer to a ceiling set by the Paris climate change deal, with extremes including unprecedented heat in India and ice.. VOA News