environmental protection agency

Supreme Court limits EPA in curbing power plant emissions

WASHINGTON (AP) - In a blow to the fight against climate change, the Supreme Court has limited how the nation’s main anti-air pollution law can be used to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from power plants. By a 6-3 vote Thursday,…

EPA chief tours sewage problems in Alabama's Black Belt

HAYNEVILLE, Ala. (AP) - The head of the federal Environmental Protection Agency says sewage problems faced by residents of Alabama's Black Belt are "unacceptable." EPA Administrator Michael Regan got a firsthand look Saturday at homes in Lowndes County where malfunctioning…