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Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

16-year-old researcher Sara Volz is working in an Air Force Academy lab to extract fuel from algae. Sara hopes her work will eventually lead to a sustainable means for producing bio fuels. After graduation from high-school Sara plans to study biochemistry in college.

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Canned foods are good for you and for the environment and it's making a comeback. The old-fashioned trend is one that could help save you money, eat healthier and make help reduce environmental waste. Take a look at how it's done.

Thursday, Nov 17, 2011

Recycling For Rewards

Recycling For Rewards

This mom paid for her 2-week long getaway to Italy simply by recycling! Learn how you can grab cash the green way.

Thursday, Nov 17, 2011

Greenest Home Is a First in Miami Beach

Greenest Home Is a First in Miami Beach

Imagine having a four-bedroom house with a pool and not paying a dime on your electric bill.

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2011

7 Ways to Go Green With Your Pet

7 Ways to Go Green With Your Pet

Friday, Dec 10, 2010

Eco Fashion with Maria Cornejo

Eco Fashion with Maria Cornejo

Maria Cornejo was honored for her commitment to earth-friendly design -- a fitting tribute for a woman focused on keeping as much design as she can within peoples' hands. While she insists that it's "impossible" to be completely eco, she also has suggestions on how to stay earth-conscious.

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

Blue Jeans Go Green

Blue Jeans Go Green

Levi Strauss claims its new "waterless" jeans are better for the planet.

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

Western Black Rhino Declared Extinct

Western Black Rhino Declared Extinct

A quarter of all mammals are at risk of extinction, conservation group says.

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

Administration Urges New Wilderness Protections

Administration Urges New Wilderness Protections

Friday, Nov 11, 2011

'Fracking' Chemical Found in Town's Aquifer

'Fracking' Chemical Found in Town's Aquifer

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2 Young Children Hurt in Rollover Crash at Markham Park
2 Young Children Hurt in Rollover Crash at Markham Park

Three people, including two children, were injured Tuesday in a car accident inside Markham Park in Sunrise.

Several Detained in 'Ambush-Style Attack' on Detectives
Several Detained in 'Ambush-Style Attack' on Detectives

Two police detectives were shot in an ambush-style attack in northwest Miami-Dade Monday evening.

Police Chief: Detectives  'Lucky to be Alive' After Shooting
Police Chief: Detectives 'Lucky to be Alive' After Shooting

Crews from Miami-Dade Police and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement remain at the scene of the shooting off NW 62nd Avenue and 20th Street around 10 p.m.

Police Searching for Two Teens Missing in Ocala
Police Searching for Two Teens Missing in Ocala

A Florida Missing Child Alert was issued for a pre-teen girl and a teenage boy who vanished in Ocala.

DNC Asks All Staffers For Resignation Letters: Sources
DNC Asks All Staffers For Resignation Letters: Sources

Democratic National Committee has requested the resignation letters of all current staffers be submitted by next month, according to multiple sources familiar with the party's internal working, NBC News reported. Party staffs typically sees major turnover with a new boss, but the mass resignation letters will give new chairman Tom Perez a chance to completely remake the DNC's headquarters from scratch after staffing had already reached unusual low following a round of layoffs in December. Immediately after Perez' election in late February, an adviser to outgoing DNC Interim Chair Donna Brazile, Leah Daughtry, asked every employee to submit a letter of resignation dated April 15, several sources tell NBC News.

Driver Slams Into SUV, Light Pole in Miami Beach Hit-and-Run
Driver Slams Into SUV, Light Pole in Miami Beach Hit-and-Run

Police are investigating a road rage incident that led to a hit-and-run crash in Miami Beach that was caught on camera.