Live Coverage: Obama Takes His Boldest Step Ever To Fight Climate Change

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The EPA is rolling out an ambitious plan to slash greenhouse gas emissions from power plants.

Impress Your Friends With Your Ability to Explain Obama’s New Climate Plan

This Kentucky coal-fired power plant will be updated to continue operation under the new rules. Dylan Lovan/AP

Because like it or not, the EPA is about to crack down on the nation’s biggest source of carbon pollution.

These Breakfast Cereals Will Get a Lot More Expensive Thanks to Global Warming

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A new report says the food industry isn’t doing enough to fight climate change.

Bribes, Favors, and a Billion-Dollar Yacht: Inside the Crazy World of the Men Who Do Oil Companies’ Dirty Work

Men walk past an illegal oil refinery in Nigeria, one of the countries where US companies rely on fixers to arrange deals. Sunday Alamba/AP Photo

Journalist Ken Silverstein gained unprecedented access to a hyper-reclusive cabal of powerful billionaires.

It Doesn’t Matter Whether You Call It “Global Warming” or “Climate Change”

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We should stop trying to spin what’s happening to the globe, and start dealing with it.

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