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  • Victims call for justice 30 years after Bhopal disaster killed thousands

    Victims call for justice 30 years after Bhopal disaster killed thousands
    Hundreds of protesters gathered on Wednesday outside the abandoned factory which caused the world's deadliest industrial disaster in the Indian city of Bhopal, burning effigies and demanding justice for survivors suffering 30 years later.
  • Part 6: The Rise Of Global Companies Built On Invention

    When first lady Mamie Eisenhower ceremonially pushed the USS Nautilus into the Thames River in 1954, ushering in the atomic submarine era, the vessel carried 140 types of springs made by one Connecticut company alone. It was no fluke for Barnes Group...

    Lawsuit targets shale gas-drilling industry over emissions reporting

    Lawsuit targets shale gas-drilling industry over emissions reporting
    Chemical plants, coal mines, power plants, steel mills and oil refineries, and even the maple syrup industry must disclose their releases of hazardous pollutants on the federal Toxic Release Inventory. But the rapidly expanding natural gas-drilling...

    Ellen S. Dierkes, teacher

    Ellen S. Dierkes, teacher
    Ellen S. Dierkes, who taught fifth grade at Garrison Forest School and was a popular member of the school's faculty, died of melanoma and uterine cancer Friday at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. She was 58. "Ellen was completely delightful and...

    'Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain' an effective cautionary tale

     'Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain' an effective cautionary tale
    The 1984 leak of methyl isocyanate at the American-owned Union Carbide pesticide plant in Bhopal, India, killed more than 15,000 and injured half a million. Indian filmmaker Ravi Kumar vividly re-creates the disaster and the events leading to it for his...