| Nov 5, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Over the years, the Rev. Thomas Carr has heard a laundry list of reasons why Connecticut's clergy often shy away from the issue of climate change.
"They are too busy. The issue is too controversial. They can't bring it up because it's become so...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 1:26 PM
As I read letters to the editor about gun control, I am appalled at some of the reactions in the online comment section. These are venomous attacks that are attempting to politicize an issue that should be about the well-being of every man, woman and...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:24 PM
Maya Angelou may have said "there is nothing so pitiful as a young cynic," but in today's world, it is difficult to grow up as anything otherwise.
At school, we learn about ecosystems and the fragile interaction of species; how the greenhouse effect...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 9:14 AM
Severe snow storms in the Northeast, Midwest and Atlanta. Summer that lasted into winter in Florida. Drought in California. Weather extremes this year are sparking more talk, and awareness, about climate change.
Concern over mankind's impact on the...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 4:22 AM
It looks as though this dental office wanted to drill some of their employees with religion.
So, instead of just jawboning about their work environment , a handful of now ex-workers of a Miami-Dade County dental practice contacted the Equal Employment...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 1:42 PM
Gary Skulnik's environmental work history includes stints at Greenpeace and the Sierra Club. These days he's selling electricity — the renewable kind.
He co-founded Clean Currents, which buys wind and solar power from producers and resells it to...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Taught to hate
History has chronicled man's progress on this planet from nomadic life to tribal life, from agrarian life to urban life and from the industrial age to the technological age. We have also seen advances in medicine and science that have...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 2:36 PM
UC Irvine students have been trying a relatively new thing called “speed faithing.” The idea, much like speed dating, is to get as much information across to another person in a set amount of time, and hopefully make an impact.
| Nov 19, 2013
The Pennsylvania House Game and Fisheries Committee appears to be selling out the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission and the Pennsylvania Game Commission when it comes to designating or removing native wildlife from the state's threatened and...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 10:44 PM
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has alleged Rizza Cadillac Inc. of Tinley Park with violating federal law by allegedly encouraging a work environment that was hostile and offensive to Muslim and Arab sales staff.
The lawsuit filed...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 4:37 PM
Rollins College recently booted Intervarsity Christian Fellowship off campus. ICF is a 136 year old ministry founded by students at Cambridge, England, known more for its laborious lectures and academic publications than any sense of extremism or cultic...