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Tom Selleck
July 9, 2015

Tom Selleck Cast as Villain of California Drought in Lawsuit Alleging Water Theft

Actor who has made career playing virtuous characters accused in lawsuit of delivering water to 60-acre ranch in defiance of cease-and-desist orders.

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June 18, 2015

Pope Francis Calls for Urgent Action to Fight Climate Change

“We need a new dialogue about how we are shaping the future of our planet.”

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June 18, 2015

He May Be Pope, But That Doesn’t Mean He Can Stop Climate Change

Liberals should think twice before wishing that American Catholics would take their political cues from the pope.

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June 18, 2015

Pope Francis: Humans Are Turning the Earth Into an “Immense Pile of Filth”

An excerpt from the pope’s encyclical on climate change, the environment and inequality.

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rich water lawyer
June 17, 2015

Want To Get Rich? Become a Water Lawyer in California

California regulators are finally trying to fix the state’s insane water rights system. So now they’re going to get sued.

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March 9, 2016

Are Big Power Companies Pulling a Fast One on Florida Voters?

Utilities are backing a ballot measure they claim is pro-solar. Environmentalists say it’s anything but.

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Ethiopians in the rural Ziway Dugda district await distribution of emergency food aid in January. Mulugeta Ayene/AP
March 9, 2016

The Science Behind Ethiopia’s Hunger Crisis

The country’s last mega-droughts killed hundreds of thousands. Could the same thing happen again?

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