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Sunday, Apr 10, 2011 at 05:46 PM EDT

Texas Wildfires Rage: "Single Worst Fire Day"

Texas Wildfires Rage: "Single Worst Fire Day"

West Texas was ablaze with wildfires on Sunday, a day the state's forest service officials are calling the worst they've ever seen.

Saturday, Apr 9, 2011 at 06:00 PM EDT

"Eco Everest" Expedition Aims to Clear Trash

"Eco Everest" Expedition Aims to Clear Trash

A veteran Sherpa guide is leading a team of mountaineers up Everest to clear away almost 11,000 pounds of garbage left behind by nearly 60 years' worth of expeditions.

Monday, Apr 4, 2011 at 11:57 AM EDT

US Official Denies Report on BP Drilling Plans

US Official Denies Report on BP Drilling Plans

US interior secretary Ken Salazar is rejecting reports about BP's plan to resume its deepwater drilling in the Gulf of Mexico this summer, the BBC reports. But The Financial Times and The Sunday Times of London...

Tuesday, Mar 8, 2011 at 09:02 PM EST

New York's Fine Wines

New York's Fine Wines

Did you know we have five distinct wine regions in our state? And that buying locally produced wins can make or break local farms. Anna Katharine Mansfield, assistant professor of Enology and Christopher...

Monday, Mar 7, 2011 at 09:10 PM EST

Saint Patrick's Day Parade Turns 250!

Saint Patrick's Day Parade Turns 250!

Beloved author Mary Higgins Clark, the 2011 Grand Marshal, and parade historian John Ridge, share their thoughts on the history and the 250th Anniversary of the Saint Patrick's Day Parade.

Monday, Jul 6, 2015 at 12:04 PM EDT

Permafrost in Name Only — Thaw Adds to Warming

Permafrost in Name Only — Thaw Adds to Warming

The permafrost around the top of the world is irreversibly thawing and within two decades will emit more greenhouse gases than it absorbs, scientists calculate in a new study.

Monday, Jan 10, 2011 at 05:00 PM EST

Chevy Volt Wins Top Car Honor At Detroit Auto Show

Chevy Volt Wins Top Car Honor At Detroit Auto Show

The Chevy Volt was named North American Car of the Year at the Detroit Auto Show.

Saturday, Dec 18, 2010 at 09:58 AM EST

Produce Pete: Clementines

Produce Pete: Clementines

Produce Pete shows us how to pick the perfect clementine!

Wednesday, Dec 15, 2010 at 06:12 AM EST

San Jose Biggest U.S. City to Ban Plastic Bags at Checkouts

San Jose Biggest U.S. City to Ban Plastic Bags at Checkouts

Produce Pete shows us how to pick the perfect clementine!

Tuesday, Dec 14, 2010 at 03:15 PM EST

Pickens' Plan No Longer Features Wind Energy

Pickens' Plan No Longer Features Wind Energy

Oil tycoon T. Boone Pickens' TV commercials blasted the airwaves in 2008 with his big idea to get America off foreign oil imports: natural gas and wind.  Today, it's just about natural gas.

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