Tuesday, April 25, 2017

April 25 News Update

Today’s Energy Jobs Are in Solar, Not Coal *
Fossil Fuel Industries Pumped Millions Into Trump's Inauguration
BP Oil and Gas Leaks Under Control, but Alaskans Want Answers
The Surprising List of States Leading U.S. on Renewable Energy
Carbon Credits Likely Worthless in Reducing Emissions, Study Says
Chamber of conflict

France probes Peugeot over emissions cheating
Water under Oroville spillway probably caused February collapse
This spring, fight for our precious planet and join the climate march

The Democrats delivered one thing in the past 100 days: disappointment
Writers Guild of America members authorize strike as contract deadline looms
Teachers’ union reaches 4-year contract deal with state
Alitalia workers reject rescue plan, pressuring Rome to step in
Workers Involved In Union Activities Say Tesla Is Illegally Intimidating Them
Unions’ Plan to March on Labor Day Rebuffed by City Hall
Workers to stage 'anti-exploitation' march on May 1
Untold Stories series celebrates our history
Labor, advocates urge Governor Dayton to veto preemption bill
'The perspective is to challenge this system, all of us together'
After polls put approval at historic lows, Trump slams them as 'fake news'
Few civilian casualties from airstrikes in Iraq and Syria are investigated
Trump signals delay on border wall funding to avoid government shutdown
In Flint, Worries Run Deeper Than Tainted Water *
With Ally in Oval Office, Immigration Hard-Liners Ascend to Power *
Middle Class Contracted in U.S. Over 2 Decades, Study Finds *
Trump Is Said to Seek Cutting Corporate Tax Rate to 15 Percent *

Stories from the New York Times will be followed with a *. The Times pay wall policy allows free access to only about ten articles a month.

Monday, April 24, 2017

April 24 News Update

Oliver Entwisle and
        Izzy Jones at the Edinburgh march for science.
Why scientists are marching on Washington and more than 400 other cities
March for Science puts Earth Day focus on global opposition to Trump
Earth Day 2017: ‘The experts are fighting back’
March for Science: Thousands in London join global protest
'Evidence not arrogance': UK supporters join global March for Science
Ten of the best March for Science signs – in pictures
L.A.'s March for Science
March for Science Chicago draws 40,000 people
Global March for Science raises concern over Trump policies
Scientists, Feeling Under Siege, March Against Trump Policies *
Array of issues galvanizes demonstrators during KC March for Science

The Planet Can’t Stand This Presidency *
Alaskan village fights for survival as island disappears
Canadian oil firm pulls out of national park in Peru's Amazon
Boeing invests in electric-airplane firm

French election first round results
YRC tries pay raises for hard-to-fill Teamsters jobs, but not in Kansas City
Regulators deny proposed $12.2 billion merger of KCP&L and Westar
Abortion services to expand in Missouri after judge issues injunction
At a ‘Unity’ Stop in Nebraska, Democrats Find Anything But *
The Looming Writers Strike Is About Much More Than What’s On TV
Labor board sets historic precedent by defining university 'employees'
Abortion in Ireland: committee votes for constitutional change
Is Ontario NDP ready for 2018 election?
Will the Government Be Open in a Week? These Are the Issues *
800 Workers Had Their Jobs Saved. Over 700 Didn’t. *
Amtrak at a Junction: Invest, or Risk Worsening Problems *

Stories from the New York Times will be followed with a *. The Times pay wall policy allows free access to only about ten articles a month.