Environmental Protection Agency

EPA adds Indianapolis site to Superfund National Priorities List

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has added the West Vermont Drinking Water Contamination site in Indianapolis to the National Priorities List of Superfund sites.Read more

EPA gives $175K to East Chicago to clean up beach area

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded a $175,000 grant to the city of East Chicago.Read more

Trump EPA close to gutting Obama rule on coal power plants

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The Trump administration is close to completing one of its biggest rollbacks of environmental rules, replacing a landmark Obama-era effort that sought to wean the nation...Read more


Research on children's health risks jeopardized by EPA funding

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Long-running research projects credited with pivotal discoveries about the harm that pesticides, air pollution and other hazards pose to children are in jeopardy or...Read more

13 Investigates: EPA's Office of Inspector General to hear from Franklin residents

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Investigators are here to seek input about crisis communications regarding the EPA's Amphenol site cleanup as well as state clean up sites nearby.Read more

Ex-EPA chief Pruitt registers as energy lobbyist in Indiana

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Scott Pruitt, the scandal-ridden former head of the Environmental Protection Agency, registered as an energy lobbyist in Indiana on Thursday as fossil-fuels interests...Read more

EPA plans soil removal at lead-tainted Indiana complex

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is planning to remove 2 feet of lead- and arsenic-contaminated soil at the site of a northwestern Indiana public housing that's...Read more

Indiana environmentalists warn of drastic budget cuts for EPA

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A federal agency now investigating contaminated sites here in Indiana could soon have less money to do its work.Read more

Trump's pollution rules rollback to hit coal country hard

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The plan will lead to a greater number of people in northern West Virginia coal country dying prematurely, and suffering health problems that they otherwise would not...Read more


EPA moves to dramatically cut regulation of coal power

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The Trump plan broadly increases the authority given states to decide how and how much to regulate coal power plants.Read more

Dem lawmakers seek criminal corruption probe of EPA's Pruitt

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House Democrats on Friday formally requested that the Justice Department investigate Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt for potential criminal...Read more