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Deadly Air Pollution Threat as Wildfires Grow in Frequency and Scale

Deadly Air Pollution Threat as Wildfires Grow in Frequency and Scale

Smoke from wildfires in the Western U.S. is causing widespread respiratory problems and thousands of premature deaths.

Monsanto Hammered Again in Roundup Litigation, This Time for More Than $2 Billion

Monsanto Hammered Again in Roundup Litigation, This Time for More Than $2 Billion

The enormous award by a California jury to a couple who claim that the Monsanto weed-killer Roundup caused their non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma might not stick, but it sure sends a strong message. In the third such case to be found in favor of Roundup users since August, the jury awarded more than $2 billion in punitive and compensatory damages.