Apr 20, 2015

#NoFoodWasted: How to Reduce Food Waste

#NoFoodWasted: How to Reduce Food Waste

Check out some food-saving tips, and share your photos of your own ideas on Instagram.

Apr 18, 2015

Obama Plans on Visiting the Everglades on Earth Day

Obama Plans on Visiting the Everglades on Earth Day

President Barack Obama plans to celebrate Earth Day this week with a visit to the Florida Everglades.

Apr 17, 2015
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By Esther Katro

Celebs Going Green

In honor of Earth Week, we've rounded up a few celebrities committed to... View gallery

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Apr 19, 2015

Global Broiling: 2015 Heat Breaks Records

Global Broiling: 2015 Heat Breaks Records

There's been no break from the globe's record heat — the first three months of 2015 have set new high temperature marks. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said last month's average temperature...

Apr 18, 2015

Beyond Plastic: 3-D Printing Goes Green

Beyond Plastic: 3-D Printing Goes Green

As 3-D printing revolutionizes manufacturing, companies are developing greener ways to 3-D print, creating new technologies to cut back on plastic waste and reduce manufacturers' carbon footprints.

Apr 17, 2015

5 Years After BP Spill, Gulf Scarred But Resilient

5 Years After BP Spill, Gulf Scarred But Resilient

From above, five years after the BP well explosion, the Gulf of Mexico looks clean, green and whole again, teeming with life — a testament to the resilience of nature. But there's more than surface shimmering...

Apr 15, 2015

Obama's Climate Change Plan Faces High-Profile Test

Obama's Climate Change Plan Faces High-Profile Test

The centerpiece of the Obama administration's effort to tackle climate change is facing a high-profile legal test as a federal appeals court considers a plan that has triggered furious opposition from...

Apr 15, 2015

"Planet Earth" Docu-Series Gets Sequel "Our Planet"

"Planet Earth" Docu-Series Gets Sequel "Our Planet"

The sweeping documentary series "Planet Earth" is getting a sequel.

Apr 14, 2015

Usher, Common to Perform at DC Earth Day Rally

Usher, Common to Perform at DC Earth Day Rally

Usher, Mary J. Blige, No Doubt, Common and Train are scheduled to headline an Earth Day rally and concert on the National Mall, hosted by will.i.am and Soledad O'Brien.

Apr 13, 2015

Fire Crews Staff Up Early in Parched California

Fire Crews Staff Up Early in Parched California

In a reflection of California's bone-dry conditions after four years of drought, fire agencies along the state's central and southern coasts are ramping up staffing levels well before they normally do.

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Adjusted Snow Totals for Parts of CT

Adjusted Snow Totals for Parts of CT

The snow will be light in intensity for much of the day, as opposed to heavy for hours on end like Friday. This is far from the event that occurred on Friday.

Scattered Power Outages as Storm Brings Snow, Wind

Scattered Power Outages as Storm Brings Snow, Wind

Power is out for more than 1,600 houses and businesses as wind gusts that have already reached 35 miles an hour in eastern Connecticut knocked down trees and wires on Monday morning.

Acela Express Train Strikes and Kills Man on Tracks in Old Lyme

Acela Express Train Strikes and Kills Man on Tracks in Old Lyme

An Acela express train heading from New York to Boston struck and killed a person on the train tracks in Old Lyme Monday morning.

5 Things to Watch on the Eve of N.H. Primary

5 Things to Watch on the Eve of N.H. Primary

One day away from Tuesday's New Hampshire primary, there are five storylines worth watching, particularly after an eventful weekend on the ground in the Granite State, according to NBC's First Read team...

Snow and Wind Cause Crashes and Road Closures

Snow and Wind Cause Crashes and Road Closures

Snow and wind gusts of 35 miles an hour have caused several problems on the roads, including several spinouts.

Somers House Fire Closes Route 83

Somers House Fire Closes Route 83

Route 83 is closed in Somers due to a house fire.