Trump administration moves to relax coal pollution rules
The AP obtained a copy of the summary, which asserts that the Obama-era plan exceeds the EPA's authority under the Clean Air Act. Two-thirds of electricity comes from coal and natural gas. "Coal plants emit more carbon pollution than all other sources".
Steady rate hikes protect U.S. recovery: Fed chief
The Fed is widely expected to resume doing so at its next policy meeting late next month. Inflation, meanwhile, is near the Fed's 2 percent target range.
Trump ex-lawyer Cohen pleads guilty - and implicates president
Michael Cohen , President Donald Trump's former personal attorney and fixer, exits federal court, 21 August 2018 in New York City. The 22-page plea deal admits this as a violation of campaign finance, as these expenses were not declared as such.
More smoky skies from fire that closed Seattle area highway
They also have just 19 out of possible ideal 100 on a worldwide air pollution index called the Breezometer. Redding, Calif., devastated by the Carr fire this month, has seen three straight weeks of unhealthy air.
Neil Simon Dead - Famed Playwright Passes Away at 91
Not only did he have award-winning plays, but he also earned four Academy Award nominations, four Emmys, and 17 Tony nominations. Playwright Neil Simon accepts the 2006 Mark Twain Prize at the Kennedy Center in Washington, on October 15, 2006.
Bookmaker pays out on Jose Mourinho being sacked as Manchester United manager
A furious Mourinho stormed out of his post-match press conference after taking exception to a journalist's line of questioning. Respect, respect", his voice could be heard echoing from the corridor.
Bolton presses Russia about meddling in US election process
Putin "told us that his interest and Iran's were not exactly the same", Bolton told Reuters the day before, while he was still in Israel .
Emery off the mark as Arsenal beat West Ham 3-1
Emery admitted it wouldn't be easy but agrees the fans need to see some improvement as well as the points. The difficulty is in this game because West Ham are a good team with good players and a good coach.
Air leaks from International Space Station, astronauts safe
Depressurisation is extremely unsafe for crews on board the ISS and this is not the first time a leak has happened on the ISS. Now flight controllers are monitoring the cabin pressure while coming up with a better and long-term solution for the leak.
Satellites Track Category 5 Hurricane Lane As It Threatens Hawaii
It is much too early to confidently determine which, if any, of the main Hawaiian Islands will be directly impacted by Lane. In pictures released by the NOAA , the phenomenon known as "stadium effect" can be seen inside the eye of Hurricane Lane.