Trump Interior nominee fast-tracked a ‘deficient’ drilling permit

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In March 2017, a politically connected oil firm called Cimarex Energy Co. was in a hurry to begin fracking on a flat expanse of farmland in the western Oklahoma oil patch. But the company’s application for a federal drilling permit had been rejected as “incomplete” and “deficient,” records show. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management...

Wild horse and burro numbers must be slashed, advisory board says – UPI.com

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DENVER, Nov. 7 (UPI) — The U.S. Bureau of Land Management must utilize adoption, sterilization and roundups to drastically reduce the number of wild horses and burros on public lands, an advisory panel suggests. The bureau’s Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board, a citizen group of wild horse and burro stakeholders, met in Washington, D.C.,...

How big a problem is idling? | CBC News

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Hello, people! This is our weekly newsletter on all things environmental, where we highlight trends and solutions that are moving us to a more sustainable world. (Sign up here to get it in your inbox every Thursday.) This week: How big a problem is idling? Idling your car — at home, in a drive-thru line, at a red light...

SNP write to BBC over ‘basic errors’ – including on party’s name | The National

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On the Sunday evening bulletin, presenter Clive Myrie reported on Ian Blackford of “The Scottish Nationalists Party” saying the election would be a chance to provide another mandate for indyref2. The party also accused the BBC of “jarring and minimising” the scenes from George Square on Saturday, with the pictures accompanying the report only showing...

Boris Johnson ‘only cares about NHS winter crisis because of election’, say doctors

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Boris Johnson’s concern over the NHS winter crisis has been called into question (Picture: PA) Doctors say the Prime Minister of only addressing an ‘unprecedented’ NHS winter crisis due to fears it will hamper the Tories’ chances in next month’s General Election. With the first December vote since 1923 looming, Downing Street is taking emergency...

UK halts fracking ahead of election; some want permanent ban | PBS NewsHour Weekend

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LONDON — The British government announced Saturday that it will no longer allow fracking because of new scientific analysis that casts doubts on the safety of the controversial practice, but some critics called the action an election stunt and demanded a permanent ban. The government said the decision was based on a finding by the...

Green party pledges to spend £100bn on tackling climate crisis | Politics | The Guardian

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Spending £100bn a year on the climate crisis, raising corporation tax and radically overhauling the tax system – all while stopping Brexit – will form the centrepiece of the Green party’s appeal to voters in what they hope to frame as “the climate election”. The key campaign pledge allocates £100bn to be spent on measures...

Corbyn’s warning about the stinking rich could smell sweet to struggling workers | Business | The Guardian

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Should anybody have nine zeroes to their name? In the opening stages of the election campaign, Jeremy Corbyn launched a salvo against billionaires. A Labour government would go after super-rich people who exploit a “rigged system” to benefit themselves at the expense of the many, he warned in a speech last week. Britain has more...

Donald Trump attacks state’s governor Andrew Cuomo as ‘brother of Fredo’ and calls NYC ‘dirty’ | Daily Mail Online

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President Donald Trump disparaged his longtime hometown of New York City Friday, saying the city is getting ‘dirty’ and unsafe – and compared New York Governor to a character from The Godfather after moving his main residence to lower-tax Florida.  The president alternately pointed to conditions in the New York, its high taxes, its Democratic political...

Trump Opens Up 122,000 Acres of County Land to Oil and Gas Leases – The Santa Barbara Independent

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Trump Opens Up 122,000 Acres of County Land to Oil and Gas Leases Public Lands Near Jalama Beach, Lake Cachuma, and Cate School Under Threat of Drilling, Fracking By Jean Yamamura Tue Nov 05, 2019 | 11:55am Share this: On Halloween, the Trump administration confirmed it would open another million acres of public land for...

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