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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.

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.

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...

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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Student Shot, Killed at Apartment Complex Garage Near FIU

Student Shot, Killed at Apartment Complex Garage Near FIU

A man was found dead with gunshot wounds Saturday morning at an apartment complex parking garage in Sweetwater near Florida International University.

'Postal Grinch' Caught Opening Post Office Packages: Police

'Postal Grinch' Caught Opening Post Office Packages: Police

A Florida man is being accused of being a Christmas Grinch after authorities say he broke into a post office and tried to steal packages.

Cuban-Americans' Hefty Clout in US Politics

Cuban-Americans' Hefty Clout in US Politics

Cuban-Americans carry hefty political clout in the United States — they vote more frequently than any other Latinos; they have a strong presence in Washington with three senators, two of whom were serious...

9 Killed, Dozens More Feared Dead in Oakland Warehouse Fire

9 Killed, Dozens More Feared Dead in Oakland Warehouse Fire

Fire officials say nine people were killed, and 25 others are unaccounted for after a fire broke out at a warehouse in Oakland late Friday night. The fire started on the 1300 block of 31st Avenue at about 11:24...

Interstate 595 Shutdown Due to Gas Tanker Fire

Interstate 595 Shutdown Due to Gas Tanker Fire

Florida Highway Patrol officers shut down Interstate 595 westbound and eastbound lanes in Davie Saturday afternoon after a gas tanker caught fire.

Baby Shot While In Father's Arms in NW Miami-Dade

Baby Shot While In Father's Arms in NW Miami-Dade

A one-year-old was shot while in his father's arm in Northwest Miami-Dade.