Conservative distrust of Pope Francis, which has been building in the U.S. throughout his pontificate, is reaching a boiling point over his plan to urge action on climate change.
Environmental advocates will lose an ally in Congress when Barbara Boxer leaves the Senate at the end of her term in 2016 after more than three decades in office.
California is already on the way to meeting Gov. Jerry Brown’s goals for cutting use of climate-changing fossil fuels.
California already is known as a leader in far-reaching environmental laws, but Brown said existing efforts were not enough.
While most of the public, including observers, space enthusiasts and environmentalists, will see the launch as the largest effort to study climate change in human history, NASA will see the launch, set for 2:58 a.m. Tuesday, as a realization of redemption.
California is at the “epicenter” of global warming and other climate change, with the state experiencing longer fire seasons, rising sea levels and droughts that threaten agriculture, Gov. Jerry Brown said Monday.
More than two dozen U.S. senators have taken to the chamber floor for an all-night session to raise awareness on climate change.
Executives state in a new SEC filing cost fluctuations could force them to temporarily suspend menu items.
The task force was created in November to oversee federal efforts to guard against droughts, floods, wildfires and storms related to climate change, according to officials.
Flooding caused by a rising sea level would affect residents in Los Angeles’ low-lying communities, such as San Pedro and Wilmington, particularly those in older buildings and in rental communities like Venice.
Senator Barbara Boxer said Thursday that wildfires like the fast-moving Silver Fire should be a wake-up call to the reality of climate change.
Southern California is heating up and could see a record number of scorching days by mid-century, according to a UCLA study released Thursday.
A JPL climatologist says that the rise in frequency of tornadoes in the Midwest may be historic, but it’s not entirely uncharacteristic for the region
The California Coastal Commission warns that when the ocean level rises — either through the tides or climate change — the damage from any tsunami gets significantly worse.