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Monday, Nov 14, 2011

Welcome to Green Week

Welcome to Green Week

Thursday, Apr 17, 2014

The 'Zero-Emission' Engine Is Almost Ready for Prime Time

The 'Zero-Emission' Engine Is Almost Ready for Prime Time

With the aid of government spending and joint efforts by Ford and Nissan, Daimler — Mercedes’s parent corporation — aims to start selling hydrogen-fueled cars to the public as early as 2017.

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Oil and natural gas companies are using more solar power to provide electricity to power remote monitoring stations after the hydraulic fracturing crews have left.

Friday, Mar 29, 2013

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

The Virginia City Hybrid Energy Center in St. Paul burns more than just coal from mines. Wood chips go into the fire as well. And, the utility running the plant is touting its advanced design.

Friday, Apr 20, 2012

Stone Cold Drinking

Stone Cold Drinking

A Vermont-based stone company uses its soapstone scraps to cut cubes it markets as "green," reusable alternatives to ice.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2012

Vizcaya Goes Greener

Vizcaya Goes Greener

The park has eliminated 90 percent of its pesticide use.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2012

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

“Entourage” star Adrian Grenier said he wants to change the way people view environmentalists, who are usually perceived as “wacky” and “unrealistic.” “Just because we wanna do the right thing, we get...

Monday, Apr 16, 2012

Learning to Live Green

Learning to Live Green

A new environmental curriculum including books and activities has helped fire students up to recycle and care for the Earth.

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2012

Teaching Kids to Recycle

Teaching Kids to Recycle

You may think that teaching your kids how to recycle is difficult, but it may be easier than you think. Turning disposable trash into reusable items is a great way to help the environment. iVoices Beth Engelman, Sharon Rowley, Amanda Rodriguez and Brandi Jeter sit down with Kelly Wallace to discuss ways to encourage kids to recycle. Find out what tips and tricks work to help kids reuse and reduce waste. For more exclusive videos like these go to iVillage.com

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

Can you do without plastic bags? Brandi Jeter, Sharon Rowley, Beth Engelman and Amanda Rodriguez, sit down with iVillage.com's Kelly Wallace for a friendly discussion about plastic bags and if there is a way to truly give them up. For more exclusive videos go to iVillage.com

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Miami's Police Union Chief Relieved of Duty With Pay
Miami's Police Union Chief Relieved of Duty With Pay

The head of Miami's police union has been relieved of duty with pay after a woman received a restraining order against him.

Fla. Man Arrested for Not Telling Friend Pot Was in Cookies
Fla. Man Arrested for Not Telling Friend Pot Was in Cookies

A Florida man was arrested after giving an acquaintance a cookie without telling her that it was laced with marijuana.

Serial Meat Thief Targets Weston Publix
Serial Meat Thief Targets Weston Publix

A man with a big appetite for stealing steaks is caught on camera at a Publix in Weston. Broward Sheriff's Office released surveillance video Friday of the meat thief in hopes of tracking him down.

Ultra Music Festival Underway, Traffic Woes Expected
Ultra Music Festival Underway, Traffic Woes Expected

The three day event, which has been held at Bayfront Park in Downtown Miami every year since 2001 after taking place on Miami Beach the first two times, kicked off Friday with gates opening at 4 p.m.

Failure on Health Bill Also Hurts Prospects for Tax Overhaul
Failure on Health Bill Also Hurts Prospects for Tax Overhaul

House Republicans' failure to repeal Barack Obama's health care law deals a serious blow to another big part of President Donald Trump's agenda: tax reform. Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., say they will soon turn their attention to the first major re-write of the tax code in more than 30 years. But they will have to do it without the momentum of victory on health care. Just as important, the loss on health care will deprive Republicans of $1 trillion in tax cuts.

Dash Cam Video Shows Police Running Over, Killing Suspect
Dash Cam Video Shows Police Running Over, Killing Suspect

WARNING: Some viewers may find this video disturbing. Police dash cam video released Thursday shows a suspect getting run over by a squad car during a chase.