5th Lawsuit Filed Against EPA Over 2015 Mine Waste SpillA fifth lawsuit has been filed against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency over a mine waste spill the agency inadvertently triggered in 2015, polluting rivers in Colorado, New Mexico and Utah.
EPA Seeks Dismissal Of Lawsuit Over Colorado Mine SpillThe EPA said in a motion Wednesday that the court doesn't need to intervene because crews are already working on the cleanup.
Truck Crash Spills More Waste From Colorado Mine Into CreekA truck hauling waste from a Colorado mine — the source of a 2015 spill that polluted rivers in three states— crashed into a creek on Monday.
Pruitt Resigning From EPA, Trump AnnouncesPresident Donald Trump announced on Thursday that Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt is resigning.
EPA Lays Out Next Steps To Clean Up Southwest Colorado MinesThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday laid out the next steps it will take to clean up wastewater flowing from dozens of old mines in southwestern Colorado, including dredging contaminated sediment from streambeds and digging ditches to divert water away from tainted rocks and soil.
Air Force Renews Commitment To Safe Drinking Water In Southern ColoradoThe Air Force is renewing its commitment to make sure people have safe drinking water in two communities near Colorado Springs.
Federal Investigators: Pruitt's $43,000 Soundproof Booth In EPA Office Violated LawThe $43,000 soundproof booth for EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt's office violated federal law, federal investigators concluded.
EPA Fires Back At Critics Over Colorado Mine WastewaterThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is firing back at a mining company that accused the agency of letting untreated mine wastewater get into a southwestern Colorado river.