The network of physicians, researchers, activists and cancer survivors says research shows rates for six types of cancer that have strong links to toxic chemicals are elevated in seven Southwestern Pennsylvania counties compared with national rates.
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The groups want a court-appointed outside monitor to oversee environmental compliance at U.S. Steel.
If the chemical-laced water reaches the surface, it can cause problems. One expert says it would be hard to totally prevent that from happening.
Landowners aren’t the only ones frustrated by the lack of local control regarding the siting of injection wells.
An Ohio couple eyed retirement and their racehorses. Then a natural gas power plant moved in, and it all changed
Some see the plant as a hope for the region’s economic future. But it’s affecting neighbors in ways that led one to say, ‘You can’t live like that.’
Scientists know more about how COVID-19 spreads. So is it safe to bring your reusable bags back to the grocery store?
In the early days of the pandemic, many plastic bag bans were put on hold. As the months have passed, there’s now a push to reinstate them.