• Supreme Court declines to hear arguments in mine spill suit

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court won’t hear arguments on New Mexico’s lawsuit against Colorado over a 2015 mine waste spill that polluted rivers in both states and Utah.

  • Coal on the rise in China, US, India after major 2016 drop

    BEIJING (AP) — The world’s biggest coal users — China, the United States and India — have boosted coal mining in 2017, in an abrupt departure from last year’s record global decline for the heavily polluting fuel and a setback to efforts to rein in climate change emissions.