RFK Jr. sent secret memo asking to ban ExxonMobil
Environmental activist Robert Kennedy Jr. sent a secret legal memo to then-state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, urging him to ban ExxonMobil from doing business in New...
1 day ago - New York Post
Booming oil and a pipeline shortage pose an environmental conundrum in West Texas
With the United States eyeing both a boom in oil production and a widespread pipeline shortage, large oil companies are growing increasingly nervous about meeting demands. At...
4 days ago - Think Progress
2 hospitalized after acid release at Louisiana Exxon plant
A sulfuric acid release sent two contractors at an ExxonMobil chemical plant in Louisiana to the hospital. Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality spokesman Greg Langley...
8 days ago - Miami Herald
Pope Francis meets with oil executives, says ‘no time to lose' on climate change
Pope Francis invited global business executives, including the heads of Exxon Mobil, Eni and BP, to the Vatican Saturday and told them that they needed to help the world make a...
10 days ago - Think Progress - 2 articles
Pope to oil execs: Clean energy is an ‘epochal' challenge
VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis told world oil executives Saturday that the transition to less-polluting energy sources “is a challenge of epochal proportions,” and warned that the...
10 days ago - National Post - 5 articles
Qatar acquires stake in Exxon's Argentina shale oil and gas
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The state-owned Qatar Petroleum has signed an agreement to acquire a 30 percent stake in two Exxon Mobil affiliates in Argentina. The agreement...
15 days ago - The Seattle Times
Pope Francis to engage oil executives in challenge to Trump's climate policies
Pope Francis will bring together some of the world's leading fossil fuel executives next week in an effort to further conversations about climate change. The meeting will come...
18 days ago - Think Progress
Exclusive: Late to teapot party, ExxonMobil breaks with tradition in wooing China's oil market
DONGYING, China - ExxonMobil Corp's global oil marketing team stormed into China this week hoping to elbow aside rivals and gain access to the nation's "teapot" refining...
19 days ago - Reuters
Exxon pledges to slash greenhouse gas emissions
ExxonMobil, a frequent target of climate activists, is stepping up efforts to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
26 days ago - CNN Money
Climate liability lawsuits face their toughest challenge yet
A federal judge will hear arguments on Thursday as to whether or not to dismiss a lawsuit brought against Big Oil by two cities in California, presenting the movement to hold...
26 days ago - Think Progress
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Cruz's flip-flop on family separation shows threat to GOP
Ted Cruz initially defended the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policies, but has since staged an about-face and proposed his own bill ending immigrant...
New York to sue Trump administration for family separations
New York intends to file a lawsuit against the Trump administration over family separations at the border, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesda
Governors call National Guard troops back from southwest US due to family...
Governors are clashing with the Trump administration, withdrawing National Guard service members from the U.S.-Mexico border.
More than 600 members of Jeff Sessions' church charge him with violating...
Officially, the complaint charges Sessions with violating the United Methodist Church's Book of Discipline, its code of laws and social principles.
Couple raises more than $4 million in 4 days to reunite migrant children...
Their original goal was to bring in $1,500.
New GOP plan: Hold kids longer at border - but with parents
Calls mount for President Donald Trump to end family separations.
Lower costs, fewer benefits in new health insurance option for small...
The Trump administration is rolling out a health insurance option for small businesses and self-employed people.
Russia on their way to improbable knockout stage run
An easy 3-1 win over Egypt means that Russia are all but assured to make it to the second round of the World Cup.
Man with gun tattoo on forehead arrested on gun charge in Greenville, police say
A man with a gun tattooed on his forehead was arrested for unlawful carrying of a firearm, among other charges, according to police in Greenville, South Carolina.
Sterling Brown is suing Milwaukee over stun gun arrest
Milwaukee Bucks guard Sterling Brown is suing the city and its police department because officers used a stun gun on him during his arrest for a parking violation in January...