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Battle Over a $9 Million Will Rests on Just One Clause

Battle Over a $9 Million Will Rests on Just One Clause

Three charities say they’re the heirs to a woman’s estate. But the daughter of the woman’s partner argues that she’s the victim of bias against common-law gay marriage.
Battle Over a $9 Million Will Rests on Just One Clause

Battle Over a $9 Million Will Rests on Just One Clause

Three charities say they’re the heirs to a woman’s estate. But the daughter of the woman’s partner argues that she’s the victim of bias against common-law gay marriage.
Inside Conservative Groups’ Effort to ‘Make Dishwashers Great Again’

Inside Conservative Groups’ Effort to ‘Make Dishwashers Great Again’

Of all the efforts to persuade the Trump administration to weaken environmental rules, the Make Dishwashers Great Again lobby might be the most peculiar.
Inside Conservative Groups’ Effort to ‘Make Dishwashers Great Again’

Inside Conservative Groups’ Effort to ‘Make Dishwashers Great Again’

Of all the efforts to persuade the Trump administration to weaken environmental rules, the Make Dishwashers Great Again lobby might be the most peculiar.
Inside Conservative Groups’ Effort to ‘Make Dishwashers Great Again’

Inside Conservative Groups’ Effort to ‘Make Dishwashers Great Again’

Of all the efforts to persuade the Trump administration to weaken environmental rules, the Make Dishwashers Great Again lobby might be the most peculiar.
The Critters Doing $114 Million in Damage to Brooklyn’s Piers

The Critters Doing $114 Million in Damage to Brooklyn’s Piers

Marine borers have come roaring back in New York Harbor, threatening almost anything in the water made of wood.
In Echo of Flint Lead Crisis, Newark Offers Bottled Water

In Echo of Flint Lead Crisis, Newark Offers Bottled Water

Federal officials warned that home filters provided by the city were not enough.
In Echo of Flint Lead Crisis, Newark Offers Bottled Water

In Echo of Flint Lead Crisis, Newark Offers Bottled Water

Federal officials warned that home filters provided by the city were not enough.
The Democratic Party Is Trying to Downplay Climate Change. Don’t Let It.

The Democratic Party Is Trying to Downplay Climate Change. Don’t Let It.

Surely the party can devote one-twelfth of its debate time to the issue that imperils civilization.
What Happens When 25,000 Amazon Workers Flush Toilets?

What Happens When 25,000 Amazon Workers Flush Toilets?

A submerged bike lane in Long Island City, Queens, where Amazon plans to build a campus for as many as 25,000 workers.
What Happens When 25,000 Amazon Workers Flush Toilets?

What Happens When 25,000 Amazon Workers Flush Toilets?

A submerged bike lane in Long Island City, Queens, where Amazon plans to build a campus for as many as 25,000 workers.
What Happens When 25,000 Amazon Workers Flush Toilets?

What Happens When 25,000 Amazon Workers Flush Toilets?

A submerged bike lane in Long Island City, Queens, where Amazon plans to build a campus for as many as 25,000 workers.
Incoming House committee leader to call off ‘witch hunt’ against environmental groups

Incoming House committee leader to call off ‘witch hunt’ against environmental groups

The odds are good that environmental groups will stop receiving threatening letters from congressional leaders starting next month — letters demanding information about their alleged ties to foreign
Over 170 environmental groups say Trump’s border wall will destroy fragile ecosystems

Over 170 environmental groups say Trump’s border wall will destroy fragile ecosystems

President Trump says that his proposed wall between Mexico and the US is to “secure the border” from illegal immigrants, but its effects would go…
In Echo of Flint, Mich., Water Crisis Now Hits Newark

In Echo of Flint, Mich., Water Crisis Now Hits Newark

Shana Gilbert and her daughter, Malaysa Ingram, received water filters at Paradise Baptist Church in Newark this month. The filters were distributed free because of elevated lead levels in the city’s
Don’t Give Trump a Pass on Puerto Rico

Don’t Give Trump a Pass on Puerto Rico

A memorial, in San Juan, P.R., in June called “Project 4,645," was a collective initiative from social media reacting to a study published in The New England Journal of Medicine that estimated that
Does Praise for China Make Group a ‘Foreign Agent’? Republicans Say It Might

Does Praise for China Make Group a ‘Foreign Agent’? Republicans Say It Might

A solar farm project under construction in Huainan, China, last year. China is the world’s biggest source of carbon emissions.
Does Praise for China Make Group a ‘Foreign Agent’? Republicans Say it Might

Does Praise for China Make Group a ‘Foreign Agent’? Republicans Say it Might

A solar farm project under construction in Huainan, China, last year. China is the world’s biggest source of carbon emissions.