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Friday, Nov 11, 2011

Blue Jeans Go Green

Blue Jeans Go Green

Levi Strauss claims its new "waterless" jeans are better for the planet.

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

Western Black Rhino Declared Extinct

Western Black Rhino Declared Extinct

A quarter of all mammals are at risk of extinction, conservation group says.

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

Administration Urges New Wilderness Protections

Administration Urges New Wilderness Protections

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

'Fracking' Chemical Found in Town's Aquifer

'Fracking' Chemical Found in Town's Aquifer

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

Senate Majority Rejects GOP Bid to Block EPA

Senate Majority Rejects GOP Bid to Block EPA

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

Parks in Peril: Budget Impasse Could Take a Major Toll

Parks in Peril: Budget Impasse Could Take a Major Toll

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

US Orders Alternate Routes For Controversial Oil Pipeline

US Orders Alternate Routes For Controversial Oil Pipeline

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

'Rock Snot' Invades Fish Hatchery

'Rock Snot' Invades Fish Hatchery

Monday, Nov 7, 2011

Churches Go Green, Switch to Solar Power

Churches Go Green, Switch to Solar Power

Sanctuaries are saving as much as 50 percent on energy bills by switching to solar power.

Saturday, Nov 5, 2011

Importing Eco-Friendly Products, One Country at a Time

Importing Eco-Friendly Products, One Country at a Time

Small business owner Amy Stretmater's travels to Asia taught her the importance of recycling and re-using products, which she shares with others through her business - Koru Street.

Top Stories
Nearly 50 Killed in Explosions at Istanbul Airport: AP

Nearly 50 Killed in Explosions at Istanbul Airport: AP

Nearly 50 people were killed in an attack on Istanbul's Ataturk airport Tuesday night, a senior Turkish government official has told The Associated Press. The death toll was in flux Tuesday night, and the AP's...

Girl, 7, Dies After 'Unexpectedly' Falling Ill at Cheer Camp

Girl, 7, Dies After 'Unexpectedly' Falling Ill at Cheer Camp

A 7-year-old girl has died after suddenly falling ill while at a suburban cheer camp Monday, officials said.

Iconic Chicago Bears Coach Buddy Ryan Dies at 82

Iconic Chicago Bears Coach Buddy Ryan Dies at 82

Buddy Ryan, a legendary NFL coach known for masterminding the iconic defense of the 1985 Chicago Bears, has died at the age of 82 after a long battle with cancer.

Milwaukee Woman Added to FBI's '10 Most Wanted' List

Milwaukee Woman Added to FBI's '10 Most Wanted' List

A Milwaukee woman accused of killing a pregnant woman is now on the FBI's "10 Most Wanted Fugitives" list.

Falling Debris Closes Lanes on Eisenhower Expressway

Falling Debris Closes Lanes on Eisenhower Expressway

At least two lanes were blocked on the outbound Eisenhower Expressway Tuesday afternoon for falling debris.

'Sixteen Candles' Home For Sale in Chicago Suburb

'Sixteen Candles' Home For Sale in Chicago Suburb

On a quiet tree-lined street in a Chicago suburb, a home with big Hollywood history has just hit the market.