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Changing Climate

In-depth coverage of our changing climate and environmental issues

Friday, Oct 11, 2019 at 10:24 AM EDT

Fired EPA Experts Release Independent Air Pollution Report

Fired EPA Experts Release Independent Air Pollution Report

Nearly one year ago, the Trump administration fired a panel of scientific experts who assisted the Environmental Protection Agency in its review of air quality standards for particulate matter, NBC News...

Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 at 05:50 PM EDT

EPA Proposes Rewrite of Rules on Lead Contamination in Water

EPA Proposes Rewrite of Rules on Lead Contamination in Water

The Trump administration on Thursday proposed a rewrite of rules for dealing with lead pipes contaminating drinking water, but critics say the changes appear to give water systems decades more time to replace...

Monday, Oct 7, 2019 at 02:45 PM EDT

Climate Activists Block Roads, March in Global Protests

Climate Activists Block Roads, March in Global Protests

Activists with the Extinction Rebellion movement blocked major roads across major European cities Monday, kicking off a wide-ranging series of worldwide protests demanding much more urgent action against climate...

Sunday, Oct 6, 2019 at 05:47 AM EDT

6 Elephants Die at Thai Park Trying to Save Fallen Calf

6 Elephants Die at Thai Park Trying to Save Fallen Calf

A herd of wild elephants was swept away by raging waters in a national park in Thailand, drowning six, while rangers helped steer two of the animals out of a deep ravine. Staff at Khao Yai National Park...

Monday, Oct 7, 2019 at 06:26 AM EDT

Pope Urges Bold Action to Protect the Amazon Amid Fires

Pope Urges Bold Action to Protect the Amazon Amid Fires

Pope Francis urged bishops on Sunday to boldly shake up the status quo as they chart ways to better care for the Amazon and its indigenous people amid threats from forest fires, development and what he called...

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'I Don't Know': Brady Hints at Possibility of Retirement After This Season
'I Don't Know': Brady Hints at Possibility of Retirement After This Season

Tom Brady has long indicated that he'd like to play much longer. He's 42 now. He's said many times that he'd like to try to get to his age 45 season. And the closer he's gotten to that number, the more realistic...

Haunted Salem: First Official Ghost Hunt at The Salem Inn
Haunted Salem: First Official Ghost Hunt at The Salem Inn

Paranormal Investigator Anthony Duda took NBC10 Boston’s Rob Michaelson on the first ever official paranormal investigation of The Salem Inn in Salem, Massachusetts. Let’s just say we had some...

Emerson Community Mourns Death of Professor Hit by Train
Emerson Community Mourns Death of Professor Hit by Train

Students and faculty at Emerson College were mourning Wednesday, a day after a popular journalism professor was fatally struck by an MBTA Commuter Rail Train while riding his bicycle to work. Moses Shumow was...

Logan Airport to Unveil Rideshare Space for Uber, Lyft Users
Logan Airport to Unveil Rideshare Space for Uber, Lyft Users

Transportation officials were set to unveil a new, centralized location for rideshares at Boston Logan International Airport, Tuesday, ahead of major changes for travelers using apps such as Uber and Lyft...

Key Takeaways From Ambassador's Explosive Testimony on Trump
Key Takeaways From Ambassador's Explosive Testimony on Trump

Maybe it was a quid pro quo after all. A top U.S. diplomat told House impeachment investigators on Tuesday that President Donald Trump was withholding military aid to Ukraine unless the country's president went...

17 More Cases of Vaping-Related Injuries Reported in Mass.
17 More Cases of Vaping-Related Injuries Reported in Mass.

Seventeen more cases of vaping-related lung injuries have been reported, bringing the new total reported to the Centers for Disease Control to 46, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. The...