- Senate committee OKs millions to aid Flint in water crisis Updated: Apr-28-16 4:18 pm
WASHINGTON - A Senate committee on Thursday approved a $220 million aid package for Flint, Michigan, as the city struggles to deal with a water crisis and public health emergency from lead-contaminated pipes.
- Maine lighthouse on stamp to celebrate park service's 100th Updated: Apr-09-16 8:36 am
BAR HARBOR, Maine - Acadia National Park's Bass Harbor Head Light is featured on a U.S. Postal Service stamp celebrating the National Park Service's 100th anniversary.
- EPA delays release of Portland Harbor cleanup plan Updated: Apr-07-16 2:43 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has pushed back the release of a proposed cleanup plan for the Portland Harbor, which contains heavy metal and toxic pollutants.
- Hawaii bill would criminalize trespassing on state lands Updated: Apr-04-16 11:43 pm
HONOLULU - Hawaii Gov. David Ige's administration wants to make it a crime to trespass on all state lands, but homeless advocates worry that could give homeless people a criminal record by expanding the areas that are off-limits to set up camp.
- Health officials to study impact of wastewater on shellfish Updated: Apr-04-16 12:52 pm
OLYMPIA, Washington - The Washington Department of Health plans to study the impact wastewater has on shellfish in Grays Harbor.