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In Puerto Rico, Generators Divide Those With And Those Without

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'The Day We've Dreamed Of Has Arrived': Napa County To Begin Wildfires Recovery

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More Destructive, Expensive, Dangerous: What's Ramping Up Wildfires?

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Hundreds Missing In Northern California Where Fires Continue To Burn

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Brent Henderson harvests soybeans on his farm near Weona, Ark. "If it's going to be legal to use and neighbors are planting it, I'm going to have to plant [dicamba-tolerant soybeans] to protect myself," he says. "It's very annoying. ... My neighbor should not dictate what I do on my farm." Dan Charles/NPR hide caption

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Cal Fire firefighter Trevor Smith battles the Tubbs Fire near Calistoga, Calif., on Thursday. Wildfires in Northern California have killed dozens of people and destroyed thousands of homes and businesses. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Mayor Anne Hidalgo has called for an end to gas-powered vehicles in Paris by 2030, in favor of biking, transit, and electric cars. Here, cyclists and pedestrians on the Champs- Élysées during the city's "day without cars" on Oct. 1. Christophe Simon/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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This Week's Air Quality Is Worst On Record For San Francisco Bay Area

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Northern California Wildfires Destroy Thousands Of Businesses

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How Firefighters Are Tackling The Northern California Blazes

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California Wildfires Not Yet Contained

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The Mechanics Behind Yellowstone's Old Faithful

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From Their Home, They Saw A Wall Of Flames And Knew They Had To Go

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Northern California Wildfires Still Burning As Death Toll Is Expected To Rise

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Researchers collect a sample at the Werdhölzli wastewater treatment plant in Zurich, as part of an Eawag research project exploring the concentration of various metals in treated wastewater. Elke Suess/Eawag hide caption

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What Energy Groups Think Is Wrong With The Clean Power Plan

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An aerial photo shows hills of mining waste known as "chat" scattered throughout the abandoned lead and zinc mine at the Tar Creek Superfund site. Joe Wertz/Stateimpact Oklahoma hide caption

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EPA Vows To Speed Cleanup Of Toxic Superfund Sites Despite Funding Drop

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In California, Wildfires Level Parts Of Santa Rosa

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How Much Can The Repeal Of The Clean Power Plan Help The Declining Coal Industry?

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Morning News Brief: Wine Country Fires, Clean Power Plan

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