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Free mass transit will be available across Luxembourg from the beginning of 2020 – making it the first country in the world to do so.
Royal Dutch Shell caved in to growing investor pressure over climate change, setting out plans to introduce industry-leading carbon emissions targets linked to executive pay.
According to reports from law enforcement agencies, drug traffickers on the dark web have voluntarily stopped trading fentanyl, a deadly opioid that can be up to 100 times stronger than…
Patagonia said this week that it will donate the $10 million it saved from recent tax cuts to environmental protection groups.
Elon Musk says that the Starlink satellite constellation will maintain a line of sight to everyone on Earth, providing global internet connectivity.
Amid a numbing succession of mass shootings, gun control groups outspent the National Rifle Association in the midterm election cycle.
The United Nations on Wednesday lifted sanctions on Eritrea, bolstering the precarious peace in one of the world’s most volatile and strategic corners.
The Yes on 3 campaign described Massachusetts as the first state in the nation “to successfully defend transgender rights by popular vote.”
Colorado Democratic US Rep. Jared Polis will be his state’s next governor, becoming the nation’s first openly gay man elected to a governor’s mansion.
A new independent study, carried out by Sky Ocean Rescue, has found that there has been a shift in the public’s perception of plastic.
Rashida Tlaib of Michigan and Ilhan Omar of Minnesota became the first Muslim women elected to Congress.
Sharice Davids and Deb Haaland made history on Tuesday by becoming the first Native American women elected to Congress.
More openly lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people were elected Tuesday night than in any previous U.S. election. The results are still rolling in, but at least…
Scotland has become the first country in the world to require its public schools nationwide to add LGBT history and inclusion to their curriculums.
Gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender state employees across Kansas will again have protections from on-the-job discrimination once Democrat Laura Kelly becomes governor.
More than 100 women were projected to win seats in the House of Representatives, easily shattering the record.
The Supreme Court on Friday refused to halt the trial in a lawsuit brought by 21 young people seeking to force the federal…
Amendment 4 automatically reinstates voting rights for people with felony convictions upon completion of their sentences, including prison, parole and probation.
“We determined that the presence of water groups in a watershed resulted in improved water quality and higher proportions of swimmable and fishable water bodies.”
“The American public expresses overwhelming majority support for the twin goals of greater reliance on cleaner and renewable energy sources,” says Shannon Baker-Branstetter, senior policy counsel for Consumers Reports.