Countries have called California's cap-and-trade program the answer to climate change. But it is just as vulnerable to lobbying as any other legislation. The result: The state's biggest oil and gas companies have actually polluted more since it started.
Two new federal rules require price transparency for the cost of medical procedures.
How are American supermarket chains doing in regard to cutting back on single-use plastics?
B. Weston, Jacksonville, FL
Not very well, if you ask Greenpeace. The activist group compares 20 U.S. grocery chains by their commitments and actions to reduce single-use plastics in its recently released "Shopping for Plastic 2019" report. Each and every chain--even those you would think are leading the charge on reducing plastic--gets a failing score.
Our critic, Bob Garver, takes a look at "Ford v. Ferrari." Does it earn a checkerd flag?
Four important questions about the Paris climate agreement and U.S. involvement.
Tax breaks intended to help the poor are going to a superyacht marina that has been designated as an opportunity zone.
Most people won't walk away from a beautiful place - even when risks are known.
Take a look at the trail of money, rather than the politics, of the the Ukraine scandal.
U.S. President Donald Trump regularly violates long-standing social and political norms.
The federal government is taking a hands-off approach to "net neutrality" - now cities and states are stepping in to ensure access.