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Zinke Allows Plastic Water Bottles in National Parks

Sierra ClubYesterday, the National Park Service reversed bans on disposable water bottles in National Parks-- another reversal of an Obama-era environmental policy. The ban...

Train derails after colliding with wagon at London Waterloo station (PHOTOS)

Published time: 15 Aug, 2017 10:23 Edited time: 15 Aug, 2017 10:32 Passengers have been...

Fleet of deepwater drones may hunt for long-missing MH370 jet

Published time: 11 Aug, 2017 21:50 Edited time: 13 Aug, 2017 06:35 An American company has...
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Video: US strike kills civilians as Blackwater founder pushes plan to privatize Afghan war

The White House has reviewed a proposal to outsource the job of training and assisting Afghan forces to private contractors, said Erik Prince, founder...
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Video: Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters: US escalation around the world ‘desperately dangerous’

Rock legend Roger Waters speaks to RT America in a wide-ranging interview. In addition to discussing President Donald Trump, ongoing tensions between the ... Via...

Blackwater Founder Erik Prince Urges Trump to Privatize Afghan War and Install Viceroy to...

The White House is considering an unprecedented plan to privatize the war in Afghanistan at the urging of Erik Prince, founder of the now-defunct...
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Video: Severe flood destroys bridges, dozens of houses under water in Russian Far East

Severe flood destroys bridges, dozens of houses under water in Ussuriysk in Russian Far East COURTESY: RT's RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO ... Via...

Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters hits out at musicians for crossing Israel ‘picket line’

Rock legend Roger Waters has spoken to RT America’s Anya Parampil in a wide-ranging interview that...
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Video: Blackwater Founder Erik Prince Urges Trump to Privatize Afghan War & Install Viceroy...

https://democracynow.org - The White House is considering an unprecedented plan to privatize the war in Afghanistan at the urging of Erik Prince, founder of...

"Cruel and Unusual": Texas Prisoners Face Deadly Heat and Contaminated Water

Deadly heat, unsafe water, black mold and cockroaches plague prisoners at many Texas prisons. (Image: Jared Rodriguez / Truthout) This story is the fifth piece...

California districts sue US govt for $1.4bn over water contamination from military base

Two water districts in Sacramento, California are suing the US government for nearly one and a...
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Video: Blackwater massacre trial: US court overturns sentences for mercenaries

The accusation of a massacre in Iraq in 2017 is heading back to the U.S. courts. Judges overturned sentences for murder against three operatives...

‘Water is life’: Protesters rally as Keystone XL pipeline hearings begin

Published time: 7 Aug, 2017 15:48 Native American activists on horseback led hundreds of protesters opposing...

Appeals court overturns Blackwater guard murder conviction, orders new trail

The murder conviction of a former Blackwater security guard was thrown out by a Washington DC...

Court Throws Out Blackwater Guards' Sentences for 2007 Baghdad Massacre

A federal appeals court on Friday threw out lengthy prison sentences of three former operatives for private mercenary firm Blackwater Worldwide—and ordered a retrial...
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Video: RAW: Great white shark clamps jaws on underwater cam (RARE FOOTAGE)

A camera has captured the moment a great white shark swam up to the lens and tried to take a bite. Scientist Dr Greg...

Wings for hire? Ex-Blackwater CEO Erik Prince reportedly offering private air force for Afghan...

Former Blackwater founder Erik Prince, who earlier urged Donald Trump to appoint a US “viceroy” to...

Cancer-causing pollutants detected in most tap water across US – study

Tap water from 48,000 public water utilities was found to contain multiple cancer-causing agents from arsenic,...

From Watergate to Russiagate: the Hidden Scandal of American Power

Photo by Kathleen Tyler Conklin | CC BY 2.0 Political corruption often leads to a constitutional crisis. The Watergate scandal that took down Richard Nixon...

Is the Flint Water Crisis a Crime Against Humanity?

Four years into the Flint Water Crisis, the legal system continues to grapple with how best to provide residents with a measure of accountability,...

Chopper‘s emergency water landing near NY beach caught on camera (VIDEOS)

Published time: 19 Jul, 2017 17:55 A helicopter carrying two people was forced to make a...
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Video: Fighting water with fire: Russian military eliminates aftermath of mudslide

Russian military eliminates aftermath of mudslide in Tajikistan COURTESY: RUSSIAN DEFENSE MINISTRY RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to RT! Via Youtube

Kushner & Bannon in hot water over disclosure forms

Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner’s meeting with a Russian lawyer during the 2016 presidential campaign...

Fracking waste contaminates Penn. watershed with radioactive material

Stream sediments in Pennsylvania downstream from two fracking wastewater treatment facilities were found to contain radioactive...

Navy Introduces Toxins to Drinking Water, Then Expands Operations

(Image: Lauren Walker / Truthout; Adapted: US Pacific Fleet) Washington State's Whidbey Island already has problems with inadequate water supplies. Located in Puget Sound, the...

‘Subhuman Conditions’: Largest women’s prison in US without water for days

Published time: 12 Jul, 2017 15:54 Florida's Lowell Correctional Institution, which holds female offenders between the...

What Can Water Fasting Do for You?

While fasting has been part of human culture for thousands of years, only recently have we begun to investigate the therapeutic benefits of the...
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Video: Pepper spray & water cannons: Anti-G20 protesters clash with Hamburg police as summit...

Police in Hamburg used water cannon to disperse protesters on Saturday night as world leaders wrapped up their two-day summit in the city. Police...

Scott Pruitt and 'His Polluter Friends' Take Aim at Clean Water Rule

Scott Pruitt has spent much of his short tenure as head of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) working at a "dizzying" speed to dismantle...
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Video: RAW: Chinese aircraft carrier Liaoning enters Hong Kong waters

China's carrier battle group has docked in Hong Kong to mark the 20th anniversary of the autonomous territory's handover from London to Beijing. The...

Water Cannon, Torched Cars: Protests Rage in Hamburg for 2nd day as G20 Summit...

Unrest in Hamburg has continued into Friday as G20 summit has kicked off in the city. Forty-five people have been detained and...
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Video: G20 protests: Police uses water cannons against crowd in Hamburg

As thousands of protesters converge on Hamburg to protest the G20 leaders summit, city authorities have introduced unprecedented security measures. Footage ... Via Youtube
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Video: PM Netanyahu visits first US aircraft carrier to anchor in Israeli waters in...

On Monday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited the USS George H.W. Bush, which became the first US aircraft carrier to visit his country's...

Trump administration takes steps to open up federal waters for offshore drilling

Published time: 3 Jul, 2017 18:50 In a move that overturns the Obama administration’s ban on...
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Video: River Rescue: Chopper picks up man from rock near 75 meter-high waterfall

California Highway Patrol helicopter picks up man from rock near 75 meter-high waterfall COURTESY CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY PATROL RT LIVE ... Via Youtube
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Video: Trump Picks DAPL Lobbyist to Oversee EPA Water Safety in Same Week He...

https://democracynow.org - As President Donald Trump announced this week that the Environmental Protection Agency will roll back an Obama policy that ... Via Youtube
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Video: Rubber bullets, tear gas & water cannons: Police clash with antii-govt protesters in...

Police clash with anti-government protesters in Argentina RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to RT! Via Youtube

Trump Administration Makes Key Decision That Threatens Water Supply of Millions

The Mississippi River near New Orleans, June 10, 2015. Under President Donald Trump, the Environmental Protection Agency could revoke rules giving the federal government...

Russia-gate Is No Watergate or Iran-Contra

Special Report: Many comparisons have been made between Russia-gate and the earlier scandals of Watergate and Iran-Contra, but the similarities...

EPA to repeal Obama-era clean water regulation Trump called ‘one of the worst’

President Donald Trump’s administration has announced plans to scrap regulation, that protects waterways that provide one-third...

"Would You Like a Drink of Water?" Please Ask a Yemeni Child

This week, in New York City, representatives from more than100 countries will begin collaborating on an international treaty, first proposed in 2016, to ban...

Barclays in Hot Water: The Qatar Connection

Qatar has been making waves for some weeks now, and in the deluge, it has also strung along a few companions. One is the...

‘Would You Like a Drink of Water?’ Please Ask a Yemeni Child

This week, in New York City, representatives from more than 100 countries will begin collaborating on an international treaty, first proposed in 2016,...

5 officials indicted on manslaughter charges over Flint water crisis

Michigan’s attorney general has filed new, more serious charges of involuntary manslaughter against five officials in...
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Video: RAW: Hitler’s watercolors to be sold at auction

Hitler's watercolors went on display at Nuremberg-based Weidler auctioneers COURTESY: RT's RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO REUSE - FOR ... Via Youtube
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Video: WWII bomb detonated in waters off Sevastopol, Russia

A 1000 kilogram bomb dating back to World War II was detonated in the sea near the shores of Sevastopol, Russia. The German airborne...

Cookware, packing toxins polluting drinking water in 27 US states – report

From California to Flint, Michigan and New Jersey, harmful toxic chemicals linked to cancer can be...

Crooked Hillary in Hot Water Again

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, has launched a new investigation into Hillary Clinton over whether the former secretary of state meddled in...

Judge gives 'go ahead' in Flint water lead-contamination lawsuit

Flint residents can move forward with their lawsuit against some city and state employees for exposing...

Baltimore sues chemical companies over water treatment price-fixing

Published time: 5 Jun, 2017 21:07 Edited time: 5 Jun, 2017 21:29 The city of Baltimore...

Air Force says it can't fund health study after poisoning water around its base

The US Air Force says it has no authority to pay for a study into the...
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Video: Private Mercenary Firm TigerSwan Compares Anti-DAPL Water Protectors to “Jihadist Insurgency”

https://democracynow.org - An explosive new investigation by The Intercept reveals how international private security firm TigerSwan targeted Dakota Access ... Via Youtube

Trump’s Reckless Appeasement of Coal Industry is Putting America’s Drinking Water at Risk

Sierra ClubLate yesterday, Donald Trump’s EPA Administrator, Scott Pruitt, proposed suspending deadlines for new clean water protections against coal plants dumping massive amounts of...

Making Us All Sicker: Detroit Water Shut-Offs May Well Have Caused Irreparable Damage

This piece was published only because of readers like you. Support independent journalism: Make a donation to Truthout today! This story we've been telling this...

Theresa May waters down ‘dementia tax’ in humiliating Tory U-turn

Prime Minister Theresa May has pulled an extraordinary U-turn by backing down from her “dementia...

Watergate II? A Scenario for Trump’s Resignation

“I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go,” said Donald Trump to James Comey on February...

Don’t Count on the Precedent of Watergate to Help Depose Trump. We Got Lucky.

“Our Constitution works.” So declared newly installed President Gerald Ford in 1974 after Richard Nixon’s resignation. “Our great republic is a government of laws...
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Video: Border Angels Resist Trump’s Immigration Crackdown with Services and Water for Migrants

http://democracynow.org - Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly recently visited the San Diego-Tijuana border, where ... Via Youtube

Protected Species in Gulf of Mexico Could Take Decades to Recover From Deepwater Horizon...

Research released last month suggested that the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster and oil spill caused $17.2 billion in damages to the Gulf of Mexico's...

Donald Trump Is Deep Into Watergate Territory Now: Former Congresswoman Who Probed Nixon Speaks...

Fallout continues to grow over President Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey last week. The firing came just days after Comey requested more...
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Video: Donald Trump is Deep into Watergate Territory Now: Former Congresswoman Who Probed Nixon...

http://democracynow.org - Fallout continues to grow over President Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey last week. The firing came just days after Comey...

Trump Nixes Nixon: Where Watergate Goes to Die

President Donald Trump at a news conference, at the White House in Washington, April 12, 2017. (Al Drago / The New York Times) Let's you...

Fish caught by foreign vessels in UK waters must be landed, processed & sold...

Foreign fishing vessels in British waters should land, process and sell their catches exclusively in...

Watergate Redux or ‘Deep State’ Coup?

Exclusive: Official Washington is abuzz, comparing President Trump’s ouster of FBI Director Comey to President Nixon’s Watergate cover-up, but there...
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Video: #SaltWaterChallenge: People worldwide support Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike

An online challenge in support of hunger striking Palestinian prisoners has gone viral around the world. People have been posting videos of themselves, ... Via...

US faces ‘nationwide drinking water crisis,’ 77mn exposed to unsafe water in 2015 –...

Up to 77 million Americans were serviced in 2015 by unsafe drinking water systems, with 18...

Union Jack flown at Battle of Waterloo found in shoebox

A rare Union Jack banner flown by the Coldstream Guards at the Battle of Waterloo has been found in a shoebox by an east...
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Video: Chilean police disperse May Day demo with water cannon

Police used water cannon against demonstrators who took to the streets of Santiago on International Workers' Day, Monday. Protesters gathered in the centre of...

"The Height of Idiocy": Americans Tell Trump's EPA What They Think About Easing Drinking...

WASHINGTON - Almost 40,000 Americans have let the Environmental Protection Agency know what they think about the Trump administration’s agenda to eliminate "burdensome" environmental...

15yo fatally shot by Texas police, attorney says cops’ story ‘will not hold water’

Suburban Dallas police gunned down a teen riding in a car that cops said was driving...

"Superman Is Not Coming": Erin Brockovich on the Future of Water

Erin Brockovich speaks at the 2016 Arizona Ultimate Women's Expo at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona, October 9, 2016. (Photo: Gage Skidmore) Want...

Clean Water Is a Basic Human Right, and We Can and Should Make It...

Ask someone in Flint, Michigan, or São Paolo, Brazil -- the list of cities rocked by water disasters seems to grow each day --...

Air Force polluted Michigan town's drinking water, refuses to offer clean supply

A US Air Force base long leeched toxic fluorocarbons into a Michigan town's groundwater, and new...

‘El Chapo’ complains about reruns, tap water, poor view at New York prison

Published time: 24 Apr, 2017 19:41Edited time: 25 Apr, 2017 07:49 Notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquín 'El...
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Video: Iraqi-American Doctor Who Revealed Flint Water Crisis Slams Trump & Travel Ban at...

http://democracynow.org - Among those who spoke out at the March for Science in Washington, D.C., on Saturday was Flint's Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, ... Via Youtube
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Video: Head-spinning ride on an over-water zip line – probably longest in the world

CDaredevils take a ride on what's believed to be world's longest over-water zip line in ST Marquez Bay, Acapulco, Mexico COURTESY: RT's RUPTLY video...

Standing Up for Science: 5 Facts About Our Food and Water on Earth Day

This Saturday, Earth Day, The March for Science convenes on Washington, DC. Hundreds of satellite marches have also been organized around the world to...
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Video: ‘Searching for water’: Elephants rescued from well in Sri Lanka

Four elephants fell into a well while they were searching for water – according to wildlife officials. The rescuers started with the two young...

Brexit fish wars: Denmark claims ‘ancient rights’ in British waters

Published time: 18 Apr, 2017 15:28 As Britain attempts to assert itself over territorial waters, the...

Banned chemicals contaminate groundwater near US bases on Okinawa

Elevated levels of two banned pollutants used by the US military have been detected in groundwater running under Marine Corps Air Station Futenma on...

The Waters of Trump’s Washington Are Dark and Deep

Years ago, I worked for a wealthy television executive in Washington, DC, who had a posh Georgetown townhouse with a courtyard. In the center of...
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Video: Erik Prince is Back: Former CEO of Blackwater Offering Services to the Trump...

Oakland Institute founder Anuradha Mittal says Prince may exercise considerable influence over Trump's policy towards ISIS and push for the use of private ... Via...

Harvest Rainwater for Survival and Self-Sufficiency

APPIP ERROR:nodata[ (0) NO DATA Living in the desert has taught me not to take water for granted.  Unlike the Pacific Northwest, I am...
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Video: Thugs who tortured pensioners with boiling water arrested on arrival at Heathrow

Courtesy: Kent police The moment police boarded a plane to arrest two “barbaric” burglars who poured boiling water over an elderly couple after breaking...
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Video: Water cannons & rubber bullets: Clashes break over transport price hikes in Colombia

At least two people were injured in violent clashes between protesters and police near the National Pedagogical University in Bogota on Friday. Protesters ... Via...

US to pay Navajo Nation almost $200mn for water rights in Utah

Under a new bill introduced on Capitol Hill, the federal government would pay the Navajo Nation...

Trump Builds a Watergate All His Own

It’s déjà vu all over again. As the Trump Russia story continues to stutter forward, comparisons to Watergate are everywhere — and justifiably so. The...

‘Nasty little backwater’: Richard Dawkins lambasts England ahead of #IndyRef2 vote

Published time: 28 Mar, 2017 13:43 Evolutionary biologist and author Richard Dawkins branded England a “nasty...

EU boats could be blocked from British waters if Brexit talks break down

Published time: 24 Mar, 2017 12:35 Prime Minister Theresa May has reportedly vowed to break the...

Underwater Nation: As the Rich Thrive, the Rest of Us Sink

Photo by Nathaniel St. Clair Are you or a loved one having trouble staying afloat? You’re truly not alone. While the media reports low unemployment and...

Underwater Nation

Are you or a loved one having trouble staying afloat? You’re truly not alone. While the media reports low unemployment and a rising stock market,...

Trump's EPA Grants Flint $100 Million for Water Improvement

Under authority granted the agency by the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation Act of 2016, the EPA just issued a $100...

While One Louisiana Town's Lead-Tainted Water System Is Replaced, Dozens of Others Deteriorate

St. Joseph, Louisiana, resident Lee Richardson gets discolored water from his tap. (Photo: Julie Dermansky) For years the discolored water delivered to the northern...

EPA to send Flint $100 million for drinking water infrastructure

Published time: 18 Mar, 2017 01:42Edited time: 18 Mar, 2017 13:07 The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will...
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Video: Police unleash water cannon on Turkish protesters in Netherlands

Police used water cannon against protesters from Rotterdam's Turkish community, Saturday, during a demonstration against the Dutch government's decision to ... Via Youtube

From Barry Goldwater to Donald Trump

Increasingly, members of the psychiatric profession are expressing their concern about President Donald Trump mental health status. In a recent letter to the New...
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Video: Wiretapping at Trump Tower: ‘A scandal bigger than Watergate’ – former Trump adviser...

It may happen that Barack Obama and members of his administration are dragged before a grand jury and questioned under oath about what they...
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Video: BREAKING: Tear gas & water cannons as brutal clashes break out in Naples

Clashes in Naples as protesters rally against Salvini's visit – tear gas & water cannons used MORE here ... Via Youtube

‘Ghost ships’ in European waters pose terrorist threat, warn naval chiefs

Published time: 10 Mar, 2017 10:50Edited time: 10 Mar, 2017 11:30 Cargo vessels that ‘go dark’...

US Marines in hot water over pictures of ‘100s of naked recruits’ posted on...

The US Defense Department is investigating reports that dozens of US Marines shared “hundreds – possibly...
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Video: 3-week miners’ strike dispersed by tear gas and water cannons in Chile

The three-week strike by workers at the Escondida copper mine in northern Chile turned violent on Wednesday after protesters blocked a highway, prompting ... Via...

Flint Residents Now Have to Pay for Water They Still Can't Drink

The state of Michigan has declared that Flint's drinking water "meets all federal water quality standards," ending a program Wednesday that reimbursed residents for...

Threatening Clean Water for Millions, Trump Signs Off on Polluter Giveaway

Throwing the weight of his office behind the nation's biggest polluters, President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an executive order directing his administration to...

Water Is Life: The Story of Standing Rock Won’t Go Away

Every day I write rhymes on Twitter. I get a kick out of reducing complicated ideas and events down to 140 characters. So yesterday...

As Calls Grow to Impeach Trump, Former Nixon Counsel John Dean Sees "Echoes of...

President Trump has been in office for only 36 days, and there is already a growing chorus of voices calling for his impeachment. This...
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Video: As Calls Grow to Impeach Trump, Former Nixon Counsel John Dean Sees “Echoes...

http://democracynow.org - President Trump has been in office for only 36 days, and there is already a growing chorus of voices calling for his...
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Video: We Have to Keep Fighting: Water Protectors Vow Continued Resistance to DAPL as...

http://democracynow.org - In North Dakota, the main resistance camp set up by Lakota water protectors fighting the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline has been...

We Will 'Never Be Broken': Facing Imminent Eviction, Water Protectors Stand Their Ground

Faced with an imminent evacuation deadline, Indigenous opponents of the Dakota Access pipeline are vowing to stand their ground despite threats of arrest and...

Among the Water Lilies

by Richard Fenton Sederstrom / February 19th, 2017 1A crane tips her delicate beak downdown among the water lilies. Greenpads sport yellow white pink budslike...

Yosemite ‘firefall’ illuminates waterfall to glow like lava (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

Published time: 16 Feb, 2017 13:47Edited time: 17 Feb, 2017 09:29 The incredible Yosemite ‘firefall’ phenomenon has...

Blood in the Water: the Trump Revolution Ends in a Whimper

The Flynn fiasco is not about national security advisor Michael Flynn’s conversations with the Russian ambassador. It’s much deeper than that. It’s about Russia. It’s about Putin....
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Video: Water Cannons & Shoving: Turkish police disperse protesters outside Kocaeli University

Police clashes with a group of protesters at Kocaeli University in Izmit, Monday, using water cannon and riot shields to disperse the crowd. The...

Brexit doesn’t mean UK fishermen will get national waters back – leaked EU document

The EU may be about to crush any hope that UK fishermen will regain their...

The Irish Water Insurgency: No More Blood From These Stones

Cobh, the "Great Island" located just off Ireland's Southern Coast, can be reached only via Belvelly Bridge, which was of strategic importance in 2014...
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Video: Austerity Grip: Violent protests break out in Brazil over water company privatization

Military police fired tear gas against protesters in Rio de Janeiro, Thursday, after a protest against the proposed privatisation of public water company Cia...

‘This crisis isn’t over’: Michigan stops paying Flint water credits

Flint residents will soon pay full price for their water, as Michigan ends its water credit...

Water Protectors Call for Global Mass Mobilizations as Army Plans to Approve Dakota Access...

On Tuesday, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Tuesday it will greenlight the final phase of construction of the pipeline. Amnesty International called...
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Video: Water Protectors Call for Global Mass Mobilizations as Army Plans to Approve Dakota...

http://democracynow.org - On Tuesday, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Tuesday it will greenlight the final phase of construction of the pipeline. Amnesty...

Rep. Maxine Waters: DeVos Is a Billionaire Wannabe Teacher Who Doesn't Care About Public...

Update: On Tuesday afternoon, Betsy DeVos was confirmed as education secretary, with Vice President Mike Pence's vote acting as a tie-breaker.The Senate is scheduled...
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Video: Rep. Maxine Waters Urges Rejection of “Foreclosure King” Mnuchin for Treasury & Sessions...

http://democracynow.org - Donald Trump's pick for treasury secretary, Steven Mnuchin, has deep ties on Wall Street, including working as a partner for Goldman ... Via...
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Video: Rep. Maxine Waters: DeVos is a Billionaire Wannabe Teacher Who Doesn’t Care About...

http://democracynow.org - The Senate is scheduled to hold a full vote today on the confirmation of Donald Trump's nominee for education secretary, billionaire ... Via...
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Video: Rep. Maxine Waters: Trump Should Be Impeached If He Colluded with Russians Ahead...

http://democracynow.org - Rep. Maxine Waters calls for a full investigation to determine if the Trump campaign colluded with Russia in any way during the...

California wastewater authority mismanaged $32mn in FEMA funds – govt audit

A US government audit has revealed that a California wastewater treatment authority mismanaged millions of dollars...

California Regulators Allow Oil Companies to Continue Injecting Wastewater Into More Than 1,600 Wells...

Regulators with the California Division of Oil, Gas, and Geothermal Resources (DOGGR) announced in January that they plan to halt oil and gas wastewater injection...

Rep. Maxine Waters: Trump Must Be Impeached Because Putin Invaded Korea!

It is often not fully understood just how ignorant most US Representatives are when it comes to the finer details of foreign policy. Members...
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Video: Trump gently ‘testing waters’ with sanctions relief amid anti-Russia sentiment – Ron Paul

The slight easing of sanctions on Russia's FSB is a step in the right direction and President Trump can't be any “bolder” at the...

‘Worst case scenario’: Water emergency declared in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

An oversupply of fluoride and a water main break in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, has resulted...
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Video: Former Watergate Prosecutor: We Need Officials Who Will Stand Up to Trump

http://democracynow.org - More than 100 employees of the State Department have signed on to drafts of a dissent memo that condemns Trump's executive order...
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Video: Watergate Veterans: Just Like Nixon, Donald Trump Appears to Think He is Above...

http://democracynow.org - On Monday night, after Trump fired acting Attorney General Sally Yates over her refusal to defend Trump's Muslim ban, many ... Via Youtube
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Video: In hot water? Beijing warns Trump to stay out of South China sea...

Beijing has warned the new US administration to stay out of the territorial dispute in the South China Sea. RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to...
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Video: “I’m Afraid They Are Out to Kill”: Water Protectors Testify to Police Violence...

http://democracynow.org - On Tuesday, Donald Trump took action to revive the contested Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines. He signed the ... Via Youtube
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Video: “Water is Life, Water is Sacred”: Standing Rock’s Bobbi Jean Three Legs Speaks...

http://democracynow.org - As Donald Trump signs a presidential memorandum to revive the Dakota Access pipeline, we speak to Standing Rock activist Bobbi ... Via Youtube
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Video: Atlantic Museum: Europe’s first underwater museum opens in Spain

Some 200 life-size human figures, created over the course of two years by British sculptor Jason deCaires Taylor, have been submerged 14 metres (46...
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Video: Fears of terrorist chemical attack on drinking water supplies in Germany

German government reportedly issued a paper stating the country is at “high risk” of terrorist attacks carried out by “Islamist-motivated perpetrators” who may ... Via...

W. Virginia lab manager gets 2yrs in prison for doctoring water samples to benefit...

A former manager of a West Virginia laboratory that conducted water sampling for coal mining operations...

1,000 days of toxic drinking water in Flint

It has been over 1,000 days since Flint, Michigan switched its drinking water source from Lake...
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Video: Mini-Atlantis? Eerie underwater museum revealed off Canary Islands

An underwater museum has opened deep in the ocean off the coast of Lanzarote in the Canary Islands. The Museo Atlantico presents a strange...
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Video: Freezing Waters: Russians take icy dip on Epiphany (360 Video)

360 video of Russians taking an icy dip on the Epiphany to 'wash way their sins' over the past year. RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe...
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Video: Scahill: Blackwater Founder Erik Prince, the Brother of Betsy DeVos, Is Secretly Advising...

http://democracynow.org - The Intercept's Jeremy Scahill has revealed Betsy DeVos's brother, Erik Prince, the founder of the mercenary firm Blackwater, has ... Via Youtube
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Video: ‘No food, no water, no shelter’: UN calls Yemen crisis the worst in...

The humanitarian crisis in Yemen is worsening, as the country struggles with its civil war against rebels, backed by Saudi-led coalition and the country's...

Even Without an Agriculture Secretary, Trump’s Cabinet Says Plenty about Food and Water Plans

It’s official. This week’s Veterans Affairs nomination leaves the Trump administration’s Secretary of Agriculture position as the last cabinet slot to be filled. With...

Airport nightmare: Water main break shuts down LAX terminal bathrooms, drinking fountains

Travelers inside Los Angeles International Airport's Terminal 5 for arrivals are without bathrooms and hot food,...

‘Flying water taxis’ to cut London congestion

Taxis that hover over water could be the future of transport in congested cities with...

Donald Trump’s Plan for Our Water is Just as Bad as You’d Imagine

During his Presidential campaign, Donald Trump vowed to use his first 100 days in office to implement plans to overhaul our nation’s aging roads,...
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Video: Water as weapon of war: Weeks of fighting to control supply in Damascus

Fighting has escalated on the outskirts of the Syrian capital, Damascus. The army is battling with rebels for control of a valley which contains...

Obama Seized Enough Land and Water in 8 Years to Cover Texas Three Times

Last week, in one of his final moves out of the Oval Office, Obama executively designated more than 1.5 million acres of...
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Video: From Keystone XL Pipeline to #DAPL: Jasilyn Charger, Water Protector from Cheyenne River...

http://democracynow.org – As Native American elders fighting the Dakota Access pipeline extinguish the Seven Council Fires at Standing Rock, we speak with ... Via Youtube

DAPL war rages on: 'Water protectors' arrested as protests continue

The Dakota Access Pipeline may be on hold, but the battles over it are far from...
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Video: Diesel and Poison: Rebels accused of contaminating Damascus water supply

Civilians in Damascus have been struggling with their water supply for five days due to contamination. Syrian rebels are a primary suspect as they...
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Video: Record-breaking desert rains send waterfalls down Australia’s Ayers Rock

Courtesy: Mark Giambrone RT's RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO REUSE - FOR LICENSING, PLEASE, CONTACT http://ruptly.tv Strong winds and ... Via Youtube
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Video: Standing Rock Visited by Waterkeeper Alliance President Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.

November 15, 2016 marked a national day of action against the the Dakota Access Pipeline (Credit Lauretta Prevost, Mirrors and Hammers, ... Via Youtube

Flint: As Two Unelected Emergency Managers Are Charged Over Water Poisoning, Will Gov. Snyder...

Michigan's attorney general has filed criminal charges against four officials over the Flint water contamination crisis. Among those charged Tuesday are two of the...
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Video: Will Gov. Snyder Be Next to Be Charged Over Poisoning of Flint’s Water...

http://democracynow.org - Michigan's attorney general has filed criminal charges against four officials over the Flint water contamination crisis. Among those ... Via Youtube

4 more face criminal charges in Flint water poisoning scandal

Michigan’s attorney general has filed charges against four more people involved in the decisions that led...

Texas city residents told not to use tap water after chemical leak

Officials in Corpus Christi, Texas have identified the chemical that possibly contaminated the city’s water supply....

Beijing seizes US underwater drone in South China Sea

A Chinese navy warship seized an underwater drone deployed by an American oceanographic vessel in international...

Where is this Digital Watergate Propaganda Campaign Going?

The Russians are coming! Once again, the structural bias of the American news media in favor of the ‘official version’ turns them into a...

Texas city water ban partially lifted for some residents

Water-use restrictions have been partially lifted for Corpus Christi, Texas, residents after a chemical may have...

Targeted homeless people sprayed with freezing water on ‘hostile’ British streets

Homeless people are facing increasingly hostile streets as more rough sleepers find their nights disturbed...

1,000s of geese die after landing in toxic waters of Montana pit mine

Thousands of snow geese died after landing in the toxic waters of an old open-pit copper mine in Butte, Montana. The migrating birds were...
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Video: Off-road monster: Russian all-terrain vehicle drives across ice and into water to save...

Moscow's Ministry of Emergencies tests an off-road vehicle suitable for even the deepest snow, and which can also float on water. The all-terrain vehicle,...

How Donald Trump Is Connected to the Flint Water Crisis

Flint, Michigan still does not have clean drinking water. Now, President-elect Donald Trump -- whose campaign stump speech included a crude joke about the...
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Video: Police fire water cannons at Papuans calling for independence

Police fired water cannons at protesters, the majority of whom were students from the Papua Students Alliance. Some male protesters were dragged from the...

Flint family claims retaliation from Navy over criticism of water crisis response

Lee Anne Walters was the first Flint resident to notify the EPA of city’s water problems, but while she fought for her son and...

‘We stand strong’: Standing Rock water protectors defy Army Corps’ threat of camp eviction...

Standing Rock activists said they would continue to stand their ground in the fight against the...
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Video: Heavy floods wreak havoc in Piedmont, residents attempt to veer the water away

The Tanaro River in Piedmont, Italy, breached its banks following torrential rains. Worsening weather conditions forced officials to raise red alerts in Liguria and...

Mourning Day: Water is Life, Life is Struggle

Photo by Gary Stevens | CC BY 2.0   Here we are again. This time the year is 2016. It has been more than 41 years...
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Video: Standing Rock Special: Dakota Excess Pipeline? Media & Water Protectors Face Strip Searches,...

http://democracynow.org - Today we're revisiting Democracy Now! reports on the ongoing standoff at Standing Rock in North Dakota, where thousands of Native ... Via Youtube
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Video: Standing Rock Special: Unlicensed #DAPL Guards Attacked Water Protectors with Dogs & Pepper...

http://democracynow.org - Many across the United States are celebrating this Thanksgiving holiday. But many for Native Americans observe it as a National Day ... Via...
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Video: Chaos in Mosul: Locals suffer food & water shortages, assault aid trucks

Half a dozen trucks sent by the Iraqi government took food to the residents of areas of Mosul recently liberated from Islamic State. The...

Police Unleash Water Cannons, Concussion Grenades and Rubber Bullets in Standing Rock

Johanna Holy Elk Face, whose parents are from the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation, shows marks written on her by police after she and other...

Bringing Back Waterboarding? Torture Policy in Trump's USA

During the primary season, Republican Party candidate Donald Trump, who is now president-elect of the United States, pledged to bring back  waterboarding "and much...
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Video: Jeremy Scahill: TigerSwan Security, Linked to Blackwater, Now Coordinates Intel for Dakota Access

http://democracynow.org - We speak with Intercept co-founder Jeremy Scahill, who has spent years reporting on private security contractors such as the private ... Via Youtube
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Video: DAPL protesters ‘trapped on bridge’ as police fire tear gas, water cannon (DRONE...

CREDIT: DIGITAL SMOKE SIGNALS Protesters demonstrating against the Dakota Access Pipeline posted that police were trying to shoot down their drone, ... Via Youtube
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Video: Drone dodges water cannon to capture DAPL protest

CREDIT: DIGITAL SMOKE SIGNALS Officers have deployed water cannon on the protesters in below-freezing temperatures, and are using LRAD sound devices ... Via Youtube

Drone narrowly escapes water cannon jet during DAPL protest (VIDEO)

Though mainstream media largely turned a blind eye to the latest Dakota Access Pipeline protest, a...

EPA orders 3-month testing at Flint water plant

Under a revised order, federal regulators are insisting that Flint’s treatment plant test-run raw Lake Huron...

Michigan tries to block court-ordered water bottle delivery to Flint

Michigan officials are fighting a federal court order to deliver water to the residents of Flint...

Nestlé and Coca-Cola Attempt to Block National Parks From Banning Bottled Water Sales

The superintendent of Grand Canyon National Park fills up a reusable water bottle at a hydration station. In 2012, Grand Canyon National Park banned...

The Human Right to Water at Standing Rock

Phil Little Thunder Sr. carries water from his home, the Rosebud Reservation, during a protest march at the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation...

Worse Than Watergate? Revisiting the Clinton Email Fiasco

Donald Trump has grabbed headlines by claiming Hillary Clinton’s email fiasco is “worse than Watergate.” To the horror of liberal America, Trump promised in...
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Video: Did a DAPL Security Worker Wielding an AR-15 Rifle Try to Infiltrate Native...

http://democracynow.org - On Friday, Amnesty International dispatched human rights observers to North Dakota to monitor the ongoing repression of the ... Via Youtube

45% say Clinton email scandal worse than Watergate – poll

According to a Politico/Morning Consult poll, 45 percent say the Clinton email scandal is worse than...

Did Dakota Access Security Worker Wielding an Assault Rifle Try to Infiltrate Native Water...

On Friday, Amnesty International dispatched human rights observers to North Dakota to monitor the ongoing repression of the thousands of Native Americans...

Oilfield Wastewater Used to Grow Food in California May Contain Toxins

An oilfield in Kern County, California, in a photo taken on Fenruary 10, 2008. (Photo: Ben Klocek; Edited: LW / TO) Did you...

Standing Rock Water-Protectors Waterboarded While the Cleveland Indians Romped

Photo by John Duffy | CC BY 2.0   Three nights ago, 19.37 million television viewers watched the opening game of North American professional baseball’s so-called...

Deepwater Horizon Continues to Impact Public Health

It's hard to believe that the Deepwater Horizon incident, which discharged over 200 million gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, happened six years...

Water Protectors Erect New Front Line Camp Directly in Path of Dakota Access Pipeline

On Sunday, hundreds of water protectors erected a new frontline camp of several structures and tipis directly on the proposed path of...

Three Massive Mergers — Millions for One Bank and a Disaster for Food, Water...

Construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline continues near St. Anthony, an unincorporated community in Morton County, North Dakota, October 8, 2016....
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Video: Russian Marine Special Forces practice underwater gunfire

During drills in the Kaliningrad region, Russian naval troops showed off their underwater combat skills: shooting, close fighting and mine clearance training in ... Via...
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Video: North Dakota: Water Protectors Erect New Frontline Camp Directly in Path of Dakota...

http://democracynow.org - On Sunday, hundreds of water protectors erected a new frontline camp of several structures and tipis directly on the proposed path of...
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Video: Standing Rock: Police Arrest 120+ Water Protectors as Dakota Access Speeds up Pipeline...

http://democracynow.org - We go to North Dakota for an update on the ongoing Standoff at Standing Rock, where thousands of Native Americans representing ... Via...

From Higher Education to Water Treatment, Financialization Is Harming Our Economy

An empty classroom at Junior High School 50 in Brooklyn in June 23, 2016. Public schools around the nation have all seen...

EPA delayed response to Flint water crisis by 7 months despite proof of disaster...

The US Environmental Protection Agency should have intervened to protect the people of Flint, Michigan from...

Colorado Air Force base dumped toxic wastewater into sewer system

It may sound like good news that Colorado Springs sewers are not likely to catch fire...
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Video: “We’re Going to Call That a Win”: Water Protectors Promise More Protests as...

http://democracynow.org - At the Morton County Courthouse in North Dakota on Monday, authorities dropped or rejected multiple felony and misdemeanor ... Via Youtube
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Video: Report from Standing Rock: 100+ Militarized Police Deployed Against Native American Water Protectors

http://democracynow.org - On Saturday, hundreds of people temporarily stopped work at multiple construction sites at the site of the $3.8 billion Dakota Access ... Via...

How To Filter and Purify Water

For most folks in the developed world, getting a drink of safe, clean, palatable drinking water is as easy as turning on the tap. Outside...

Why We Are Singing for Water at Standing Rock, in Front of Men With...

Protesters march from a camp to a sacred burial ground at the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in North Dakota, on September 9,...
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Video: “America Divided”: New TV Series Explores Inequality from Water to Housing to Mass...

http://democracynow.org - With the presidential election less than five weeks away, the explosive new documentary "America Divided" explores inequality in ... Via Youtube

Sale of tear gas & water cannon to ‘human rights-abusing’ Gulf nations worth millions...

The UK government has once again been accused of “arming repression” in countries such as...

How Black Athletes Could Create a Watershed in Activist History

There’s the potential at this juncture for bold black athletes to blend many identity issues and address concerns about Mother Earth simultaneously. — Organizer for...

EPA Plans to Allow Unlimited Dumping of Fracking Wastewater in the Gulf of Mexico

An offshore platform in the Gulf of Mexico. Under current Environmental Protection Agency standards, offshore platform operators can dump unlimited amounts of...

Mentally ill man dies without water in solitary confinement in Milwaukee jail

A mentally ill black man who died in a Milwaukee prison in April suffered from severe...

Water Protectors at Standing Rock React to Obama's Intervention in Dakota Access Pipeline Battle

In a dramatic series of moves on Friday, the White House intervened in the ongoing fight against the Dakota Access pipeline, less...
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Video: Water Protectors at Standing Rock React to Obama’s Intervention in Dakota Access Pipeline...

http://democracynow.org - In a dramatic series of moves on Friday, the White House intervened in the ongoing fight against the Dakota Access pipeline, less...
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Video: Lakota Activist Debra White Plume from Pine Ridge: Why I am a Water...

http://democracynow.org - While Democracy Now! was covering the standoff at Standing Rock earlier this month, we spoke to longtime Lakota water and land ... Via...
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Video: Mesmerizing force of nature: Chinese waterfall in spectacular rage after rainfall (Aerial footage)

Chinese Hukou Waterfall seen in spectacular rage due to the increase of sediment concentration and water volume in the Yellow River which happens annually...
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Video: Baltimore Water Price Hike Will Disproportionately Impact Low-Income People and Senior Citizens

Jorge Aguilar of Food & Water Watch says that the city should instead opt for income-based water service billing in order to fund new...
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Video: Water Protectors Lock Their Bodies to Machines to Stop Dakota Access Pipeline Construction

http://democracynow.org - As a temporary restraining order that halts construction on part of the Dakota Access pipeline was issued Tuesday, about 100 people ... Via...
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Video: H2wOe: India’s Water Crisis – Warning to the World (RT Documentary)

The Indian state of Punjab is undergoing a severe water crisis. Once an agricultural leader in India, it's now turning into a desert. Farmers...

Oklahoma sees dozens of fracking water wells shut down after major earthquake

The authorities in Oklahoma have shut down 37 wastewater wells used by the fracking industry to...

California and EPA Poised to Expand Pollution of Potential Drinking Water Reserves

California is one of at least 23 states where so-called aquifer exemptions -- exceptions to federal environmental law that allow mining or...

Goldwater and Trump

A comparison that is repeatedly made by Democrats and establishment Republicans concerns Trump’s campaign and the disastrous defeat of GOP presidential candidate Barry Goldwater...

‘We Are Peaceful Protectors of Water and of Health’ – CounterSpin interview with Kandi...

Janine Jackson interviewed Kandi Mossett about the Native American pipeline protest for the August 26, 2016, episode of CounterSpin. This is a lightly edited...
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Video: Water weapon in Syrian war: Terrorists cut Aleppo supply lines, residents find ways...

Terrorists have recently cut off water pipes going into West Aleppo. RT's Lizzie Phelan looks at some of the heroic attempts to change the...

Why the TPP and TTIP Trade Deals May Now Be Dead in the Water

German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel (pictured here) says negotiations over the TTIP “have de facto failed. (Photo: Christliches Medienmagazin Pro; Edited: LW...

UK sends destroyer to fight ISIS in Persian Gulf, despite its previous warm water...

The Royal Navy is sending its lead Daring-class air defense destroyer, the HMS Daring, to...
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Video: Waterspouts touch down on Qinghai lake in China

Multiple waterspouts appeared on Qinghai Lake in northwest China's Qinghai Province, with the spectacular scene lasting for about five minutes. RT LIVE ... Via Youtube
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Video: German govt warns people to stockpile food, water in case of terror attacks

German authorities are set to introduce a new state defense plan that would make citizens stockpile food and water, enough to last for at...

'Save our water': Native Americans, celebrities protest Dakota pipeline

Members of the Standing Rock Sioux Nation opposing the construction of a pipeline through their sacred...

Germans Will Be Asked to Stockpile Food and Water ‘in Case of a Catastrophe’

Germany is planning to urge its citizens to stockpile food, water and other supplies in the event of a catastrophe or armed...

New York City set to ban use of fracking waste water

New York City lawmakers have approved a new bill to ban the usage of waste water...

In vilifying Russian swimmer Yulia Efimova, Americans are splashing murky waters

Feels good, doesn’t it, to slap water in the face of the rest of the world and go all jingoist? Lilly King...

Trident nuke renewal plan blown out the water by govt’s own watchdog

Britain’s new multibillion-pound Trident nuclear submarine fleet may be in jeopardy after the government’s own watchdog warned the project faces “major risks.” The Infrastructure and...

Apartheid Israel's War on Water

Construction equipment rolls through Ramallah, Palestine, on April 29, 2011. (Photo: Michael Rose) London is known the world over for its rainy weather,...

12-yo boy dies on world’s tallest waterslide in Kansas waterpark

A 12-year-old boy was killed in an accident on the world’s tallest waterslide at Schlitterbahn Waterpark...

The Goldwater Girl and the Wall Street Girl

They are one and the same in Hillary. The Goldwater girl is the one who rooted for Goldwater’s racism and is also now the...

Proprietary Water

(No deposit, no return) by T.P. Wilkinson / August 7th, 2016 Who will the wellsfrom misfortune,Mischief unnaturalprotect?For whom do tollOne need not askThey till the yearsSow...

Burkini-only pool party at French water park sparks outrage

A burkini-only day for Muslim women at a water park in France has sparked outrage among some politicians and French citizens. The...
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Video: Inground Pool! Sinkhole with swirling water appears in backyard of house in Australia

A sinkhole filled with water appeared in the backyard of a house in Australia on Tuesday. House owners Lynn and Ray McKay woke up...

Montana town wins back municipal water supply from private company

The city of Missoula, Montana won a state Supreme Court case to exercise eminent domain powers...

Cartoon control: Apple replaces pistol emoji with water gun

Apple Inc. has announced it will replace its handgun emoji with a less-threatening green and orange...

Flint Officials Profited While Water Crisis Raged

Federal officials approved mortgages worth more than $11 million for Flint, Michigan homes bought after it was discovered the city’s drinking water contained dangerous...

6 state employees criminally charged in connection with Flint water crisis

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette indicted six state employees for their alleged connection to the dangerous levels of lead in the city of Flint’s...
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Video: Underwater abyss: Planet’s deepest ‘blue hole’ found in South China Sea

Watch more RT Play videos here: https://www.facebook.com/RTvids/ Underwater abyss: World's deepest sinkhole discovered in South China Sea (Amazing ... Via Youtube

‘Hot lesbians’ ad lands Canadian oil sands group in hot water

An Alberta oil sands group has apologized for a cheeky ad with no political correctness in sight, which said that Canadian fuel should be...

Navy struggling to recruit submarine crews… because sailors can’t use Facebook underwater

Royal Navy recruiters are a having hard time finding young people to work on Britain’s...

Mars prep mission makes history with underwater DNA sequencing

A DNA sequencer has been used under the sea for the first time ever as part...

High alert: Colorado town may have marijuana in water supply

Residents of a Colorado town have been warned against using their water for drinking or bathing...
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Video: ‘In hot water’: Beijing holds military drills in disputed South China Sea

Beijing has announced that it is closing off part of the South China Sea for military exercises this week, warning that freedom of navigation...
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Video: RAW: Three stabbed after water fight in London’s Hyde Park turns violent

Scuffles erupted in Hyde Park in London on Tuesday, after a free party and organised water fight left three people with stab wounds, including...

Florida nuclear plant operator sued for polluting drinking water

Environmental groups have filed a lawsuit against Florida Power & Light Co., operator of the Turkey...

‘Without shoes or water’: 3 young children left in Mojave Desert as punishment

A homeless couple allegedly punishing three young children by sending them out into the Mojave Desert...

CIA director would resign if new president resumed waterboarding

CIA director John Brennan says the next president would have to find “another director” if waterboarding is revived. The statement was presumably a response...

Wisconsin tornado warning issued as floodwater washes away harbor, chunks of road (PHOTOS)

The people of Wisconsin are bracing themselves for further storm damage after heavy rainfall claimed one...
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Video: Friendly Competition: ‘Open Water’ 2016, a Russian military contest

Build Rafts, overcome water obstacles, get combat vehicles to destination – this is the Russian military 'Open Waters' 2016 games Follow RT Play: ... Via...

‘Dark streaks’ on Mars give NASA a hint that Red Planet may have water

NASA has examined thousands of “dark streaks” on Mars which might have formed due to liquid...
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Video: Gulf of Fracking: 76bn gallons of toxic waste water reportedly dumped into...

The Gulf of Mexico has a troubled past of pollution particularly since the Deep Water Horizon spill in 2010, when 4.9 million barrels of...
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Video: ‘The Clintons believe they are above the law’: Hillary in hot water over...

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said her husband Bill's meeting with US Attorney General Loretta Lynch at Phoenix, Arizona's Sky Harbor ... Via Youtube
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Video: ‘Waterloo’ battle: Paris lures bankers, fights for London’s finance crown after ‪‎Brexit‬

In another fallout from the Brexit referendum, London's position as Europe's primary financial hub seems to be under threat. And cities such as Paris,...

Johnson’s used, never-used water cannon to be sold off by new London mayor

Three water cannon bought by London’s former mayor, Boris Johnson, are to be sold off...
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Video: Flood Waters Rise: Torrential rain batters southwest China

Torrential rain has triggered damaging floods in areas of southwest China's Chongqing Municipality and Guizhou Province. The flood peak of the Qihe River ... Via...

Flint water criminal investigation costs triple — and may hit $5 million

Mchigan Attorney General Bill Schuette's wide-ranging probe into the Flint water crisis could cost as much as $4.9 million, more than triple the amount...

Is Water a Pollutant?

Water and carbon dioxide are life-giving chemical compounds. Life, on Earth, could not exist without these compounds. What else do they have in common?...

Brain-eating amoeba causes closure of N. Carolina waterpark, after 18-yo girl dies

A North Carolina waterpark has closed after a teen girl was killed by a brain-eating amoeba....

Indian Point nuclear reactor shut down over water leak

A nuclear reactor unit at Indian Point has been closed down to repair a water leak,...

US sacks another Navy commander for embarrassing detainment in Iranian waters

The commanding officer of a US Navy task force has been sacked following the investigation into...

Palestine’s ‘Prayer for Rain’: How Israel Uses Water as a Weapon of War

Entire communities in the West Bank either have no access to water or have had their water supply reduced almost by half. This...
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Video: Grassy Narrows to Ontario: No Reconciliation Without Clean Water (2/2)

First Nation ramps up pressure on province to clean mercury in their water as experts confirm that river system can be remediated. Via Youtube
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Video: Grassy Narrows to Ontario: No Reconciliation Without Clean Water (1/2)

First Nation ramps up pressure on province to clean mercury in their water as experts confirm that river system can be remediated. Via Youtube
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Video: Amphibious Abilities: Military vehicles perform various water manoeuvres during drills in Russia

Over 100 soldiers and around 50 armoured vehicles took part in drills hosted by Russia's Southern Military District in Volgograd region on Monday. Tanks...

Israel’s Water Siege of Palestinians

Neocon domination of the U.S. foreign policy establishment has foreclosed serious debate over Israel’s strangling control of Palestinian water resources and what...
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Video: Euro 2016: Tear gas, water cannon & scuffles ahead of Poland-Ukraine match in...

Scuffles briefly broke out in Marseille on Tuesday shortly before the European Championship match between Poland and Ukraine. Riot police fired tear gas and...

Climate Change Could Alter the Chemistry of Deepwater Lakes and Harm Ecosystems

In an age of rapid global population growth, demand for safe, clean water is constantly increasing. In 2010 the United States alone...
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Video: Israel cuts water supplies to West Bank, Palestine authorities claim

Tens of thousands of Palestinians have reportedly been left without access to safe drinking water, according to Palestinian authorities. RT LIVE ... Via Youtube

Gator attacks 2yo boy & drags him into water near Disney’s Orlando resort, toddler...

An alligator, thought to be up to seven feet long, attacked a 2-year-old boy while he was playing in the water on the shore...
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Video: Murky waters of Flint (RT Documentary)

For 50 years the authorities of Flint in Michigan, US had bought the city's water from a trusted source. In 2014 however, the corporation...

‘No magic thing can reverse this’: RT investigates water crisis aftermath in Flint

RT traveled to the site of the most avoidable public health emergency of the decade, interviewing...
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Video: As 13M People Read Stanford Victim’s Letter, Advocates See “Watershed” Moment in Fight...

http://democracynow.org - More than 60000 people have signed a petition calling for Stanford University to apologize publicly to the woman who was raped on...

Navy’s £1bn high-tech destroyers break down in warm water

The British military’s supposedly cutting-edge Type 45 destroyers are effectively overheating and shutting down outside...
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Video: Toxic cover-up: US govt officials cheating on water-safety inspections

A new twist has emerged in the US water-crisis saga that began more than two years ago in the small city of Flint, Michigan....

100,000+ people in Alabama told not to use tap water due to chemical contamination

Chemical contamination has left over 100,000 Alabamans without drinkable tap water, possibly until the fall, according...

Underwater ‘lost city’ not made by humans

A Greek dive site once thought to be the ruins of a long-lost ancient city turned...

Sanders talks ‘undrinkable’ tap water, climate change ahead of California primary

While Hillary Clinton was attacking presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump in a foreign policy-themed speech, rival...

Kids use water guns to put out West Fargo fire, save man

Five children armed with water guns were able to put out a fire and save the...
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Video: ‘Water beast’: Chinese giant dragon boat to set new Guinness World Record

A total of 1600 strong men carried a 77.8-meter-long wooden dragon boat to a river in southwest China's Guizhou Province. The boat has applied...
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Video: World’s first underwater musical band performs in Netherlands

An entire show is being performed underwater at the Operadagen festival in Rotterdam. The band 'Between Music' used specially designed instruments and a ... Via...

Heard About the Detox Water Craze?

Detox water has become a wildly popular diet craze. Many hail it as a miracle diet and think it can support weight loss. Could...
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Video: Youngest waterskier ever! Baby girl takes to water to break a decade-old record

Zyla St. Onge managed to break the world record as the youngest ever waterskier. A video released by Florida Barefoot center shows her riding...

UK Navy ship due in Libyan waters

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Video: The Occupation of the American Mind – RAI with Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters...

On Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay, legendary musician Roger Waters and producer Sut Jhally say Rachel Maddow and most liberal media express ... Via...
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Video: The Occupation of the American Mind – RAI with Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters...

On Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay, legendary musician Roger Waters and Sut Jhally discuss how after its invasion of Lebanon in 1982, Israel...

"Our Water, Our Future": Voters in Oregon Defeat Nestlé's Attempt to Privatize Their Water

Kathy Tittle, Aurora del Val and Deanna Busdeiker talk to voters on primary election day May 17, 2016. (Photo: Karen Saró Troeger) Blue...
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Video: The Occupation of the American Mind – RAI with Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters...

On Reality Asserts Itself with Paul Jay, legendary musician Roger Waters and Sut Jhally discuss their new film about the Israeli public relations campaign...

"Local Residents" Are Filmed Stealing Dozens of Bottles of Water at London Marathon Stop

Editor's Comment: "Local" residents? We can see they're not locals. London marathon runners were robbed of dozens of bottled waters when thieves raided...

NAACP sues Michigan officials over Flint water crisis

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder, six former state officials, and engineering firms hired to evaluate water quality in Flint will have to contend with a...

Commandos jailed over ‘depraved’ waterboarding, vomit & urine initiation ceremony

Three elite Royal Marines have been jailed for subjecting new commandos to a “depraved” ordeal which included waterboarding and drinking a mix of urine...

UN Blames the Flint Water Crisis on Racism and Class Discrimination

Lana's Comment: There is no end to using the "racism" card because it pays. Flint, Michigan is a black majority city. However, Whites...

Whistleblower Fired for Exposing Flint Mayor's Alleged Plan to Take Water Donations

Every time the Flint, Mich., water crisis seems to have finally hit rock bottom, a new development tosses that assumption out the window....

Nestle gets control of town’s groundwater for up to 45 years

Nestlé has secured the rights to the groundwater under the Maine town of Fryeburg for up...

‘Loss of confidence’: Navy commander stripped of duties after sailors breached Iranian waters

The US Navy commander overseeing 10 sailors who breached Iranian waters, leading to their arrest, has...

Flint mayor tried to redirect water crisis donations to campaign account – lawsuit

A former city administrator of Flint, Michigan is suing Mayor Karen Weaver for allegedly trying to...

Egypt's Atlantis: Amazing artifacts from ancient underwater world go on display (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

Objects from two lost underwater cities recently discovered off the Egyptian coast are being revealed...

Should You Be Worried About Perfluorooctanoic Acid in Drinking Water?

(Photo: Panafotkas) Over the past few months, several communities in upstate New York and New England have detected PFOA -- perfluorooctanoic acid, or...
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Video: Detroit Begins Water Shutoffs for 20,000 Residents

Food & Water Watch's Lynna Kaucheck says cash-strapped Detroit could actually increase revenue by billing customers based on what they can afford. Via Youtube

Chromium plume from Los Alamos threatens New Mexico Native American tribe, drinking water

Hexavalent chromium may not be familiar to the average American ‒ but Erin Brockovich likely is....

Detroit resumes water shutoffs that could impact 20,000 customers

The Detroit Water and Sewerage Department announced it will begin turning off water service for as...
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Video: Michigan Officials Charged in Flint Water Poisoning, but Gov. Snyder Has Not Even...

http://democracynow.org - The first criminal charges have been filed in the ongoing Flint water contamination crisis that exposed nearly 100000 residents to ... Via Youtube

Michigan residents protest contaminated water at community meeting

Via WSWS. This piece was reprinted by RINF Alternative News with permission or license. Carlos Delgado At a Jackson, Michigan, community meeting called to discuss the...

Michigan police tracking social media to keep tabs on Flint water crisis chatter

State police in Michigan have been conducting online surveillance to track social media discussions related to...

"Nestlé Is Trying to Break Us": A Pennsylvania Town Fights Predatory Water Extraction

Help Truthout keep publishing stories like this: They can't be found in corporate media! Click here to make a tax-deductible donation today. Donna...
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Video: Russian troops plunge into icy water near North Pole during Arctic drill

Immersion in ice-cold water just a few miles from the North Pole wasn't among the hardships planned for Russian airborne troops on a recent...

Flint woman suing over poisoned water crisis found shot to death in home

A woman involved in a lawsuit over the lead-contaminated water crisis in Flint, Michigan was reportedly...

Uproar as London marathon water bottles snatched by roadside (VIDEO)

A bizarre ‘theft’ of free bottled water that was meant for the parched mouths of...
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Video: River on fire! Aussies literally set water ablaze near fracking site

A Queensland river near a fracking site exploded into flames after a coal seam gas (CSP) protester sparked a kitchen lighter above the water...

Looking Back on Deepwater With Journalism as Usual

National Geographic aerial photo of Deepwater Horizon oil covering an Alabama beach. (photo: Tyrone Turner) April 20 marked the 6-year anniversary of the biggest oil...
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Video: Drone buzzes ‘Tea pot mouth’ waterfall in China

It may not be a Niagara or Victoria falls, but it is unique in the fact of its abruptness in narrowing. The some 300-meter...

US accuses Chinese woman of espionage, smuggling underwater drone parts to China

A Florida woman of Chinese origin has been charged as a Chinese spy for allegedly smuggling...

Officials Charged in Flint Water Poisoning, but Governor Snyder Has Not Even Been Questioned

The first criminal charges have been filed in the ongoing Flint water contamination crisis that exposed nearly 100,000 residents to poisonous levels...

First criminal charges in Flint water crisis to be filed against state and city...

Two officials from Michigan’s Department of Environmental Quality and a Flint water treatment plant supervisor will soon be arraigned, the AP cited two officials...

British soldier waterboarded, spanked, made to lie in vomit & urine, court hears

Commando Carlo Nicholson was made to lie in a paddle pool of bodily secretions then waterboarded by a senior marine, who also ordered other...
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Video: Santiago in chaos: Millions left without water as flooding strikes Chile capital

Severe flooding has brought chaos to Santiago as heavy rains have been battering the region since Friday. An estimated four million people have been...

Michigan Governor to drink filtered Flint water for 30 days

In response to a reporter’s challenge and demands from citizens, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder has vowed...

1/3 of Detroit elementary schools report unsafe lead, copper levels in water

Almost a third of elementary schools in Detroit, Michigan tested positive for unsafe levels of lead...

Our Drinking Water Systems Are a Disaster; What Can We Do?

In the wake of the Flint crisis, communities turn to innovative technology and financing to prevent the next crisis. (Photo: stillshot1 /...
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Video: How the EPA Allowed Oil and Gas Companies to Contaminate Our Drinking Water...

Steve Horn of DeSmogBlog says the EPA doesn't even know the chemicals used for fracking due to exemptions from the Clean Water Act, Safe...
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Video: How the EPA Allowed Oil and Gas Companies to Contaminate Our Drinking Water...

Steve Horn of DeSmogBlog says the EPA doesn't even know the chemicals used for fracking due to exemptions from the Clean Water Act, Safe...

Why World Leaders Are Terrified of Water Shortages

Secret conversations between American diplomats show how a growing water crisis in the Middle East destabilized the region, helping spark civil wars in Syria...

1 year before ‘lead and copper’ water rule changes – EPA

The Office of Water at the US Environmental Protection Agency will update its rule on lead...
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Video: Disaster Capitalism’s Coming Use of The Lead Water Pipe Crisis

Glen Ford, founder of Black Agenda Report, says the water pipe crisis will be used to justify previous goals of gentrifying more urban areas...

Hundreds of US schools test positive for unsafe lead levels in water

Flint, Michigan has become the epicenter of the lead water crisis in the United States, but...

Famed Watergate Reporter says Obama has Made Clinton Email Scandal a Political Issue

Famed Watergate investigator Bob Woodward appeared on Fox News Sunday and weighed in on Hillary Clinton’s email scandal, as well as President Obama’s decision...

Michigan Gov. blames staff for lead contamination of Flint water

Contradicting previous statements on when he first learned about Flint’s lead water crisis, Michigan Governor Rick...

From DC’s Deficit Panic to Flint’s Poisoned Water

Dana Milbank: “The pie-in-the-sky proposals from Trump, Sanders and Cruz build up unrealistic hopes among their followers.” (Washington Post, 4/8/16) We know that the Washington...

‘No legal basis’: Michigan governor asks Flint water lawsuit targeting him be dismissed

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder is seeking have a class action lawsuit filed against him by Flint...

Bombing the Islamic State Is Like Watering Its Roots

Any number of peaceful solutions to Islamic Extremism exist. Pictured: Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. (Photo: Thierry Ehrmann / Flickr Commons) Al Qaeda and...

Garda: Canada’s “Blackwater”

Last week students at L’Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) disrupted a board meeting after learning administrators planned to sign a $50 million, seven-year,...
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Video: Violent anti-Renzi protests: Water cannon & tear gas as Italian PM visits Naples

Courtesy: Fanpage.it Police have fired tear gas during clashes with stone-throwing protesters in Naples, Italy. Over 2000 demonstrators have taken to the streets ... Via...

‘Californians rose to the occasion’ but miss water conservation target by 1.1%, penalties coming

Californians were just shy of reaching the state’s mandated 25 percent water conservation goal for February,...

Not a drop to drink: Ontario concerned about diverting Great Lakes water

Waukesha, Wisconsin needs water and would like to borrow some from its Canadian neighbors. However, Ontario is concerned that allowing the town to divert...

Waterboarding is legal in right hands? Hayden says ‘CIA rules’ whitewash enhanced interrogation

Is waterboarding torture? The CIA ex-chief, in an interview with Al Jazeera, believes it depends on...

‘Wake-up call’: Study finds fracking can pollute underground drinking water

A Stanford University study shows that fracking can pollute underground drinking water. Using publicly available data...

Flint may sue Michigan over water pollution crisis

Flint Mayor Karen Weaver said she is not currently planning to sue the state of Michigan...

EPA has not been watching fracking sites for groundwater contamination

A report from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) found that regulators at the Environmental Protection Agency...

Burst water main creates massive fountain seen from miles around (VIDEO)

As many as 4,500 homes across southern Liverpool may be temporarily left without water after...

Investigation launched after oil spills into Louisiana waterway – Coast Guard

An unknown amount of crude oil has spilled into a Louisiana waterway, the US Coast Guard...
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Video: Donald Trump’s Top Foreign Adviser, Joseph Schmitz, is a Former Blackwater Executive

http://democracynow.org - When asked this week about how he would approach foreign policy, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump told MSNBC, ... Via Youtube
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Video: Blackwater Founder’s Latest Scheme: Money Laundering for Libyan Officials Through a Chinese Bank

http://democracynow.org - The Intercept reports that what began as an investigation into Blackwater founder Erik Prince's attempts to sell defense services in ... Via Youtube
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Video: Erik Prince in the Hot Seat: Blackwater Founder Under Investigation for Illegal Mercenary...

http://democracynow.org - In a major new exposé, The Intercept has revealed that the Justice Department is investigating Blackwater founder Erik Prince for ... Via Youtube

Donald Trump's Top Foreign Adviser, Joseph Schmitz, Is a Former Blackwater Executive

When asked this week about how he would approach foreign policy, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump told MSNBC, "I'm speaking with myself,...
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Video: On World Water Day, See Our Extended Interview with Flint Activists Nayyirah Shariff...

http://democracynow.org - As communities mark World Water Day, we turn to Part 2 of our extended conversation with Flint water activists Nayyirah Shariff and...

Ex-Blackwater ‘no sh*t’ mercenary Erik Prince feels wrath of US justice dept, reports The...

Erik Prince, the notorious former chief of the mercenary company Blackwater, is facing possible charges in...

Chief proponent of Flint water supply switch hosts public meeting

Via WSWS. This piece was reprinted by RINF Alternative News with permission or license. James Brookfield More than one hundred people attended a meeting on the...
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Video: Turkish police use water cannons to disperse Kurds celebrating Newruz

At least 10 people have been arrested after Turkish police broke up the Kurdish Newroz festivities in the town of Silopi. Officers deployed water...

Flint water crisis loses 2 spokesmen in first round of March Madness tourney

When the South Dakota State Jackrabbits and Michigan State Spartans got knocked out of the NCAA...

Both Former EPA Official and Flint Emergency Manager Pass the Buck on Water Crisis

Lawmakers held the first of two Capitol Hill hearings set for this week on the Flint water crisis. For decades, Flint got...

Let them drink arsenic: Texas keeps insisting tainted water is safe – report

Drinking water systems in 34 Texas communities have tested positive for excessive levels of the carcinogen...

Is Water a Human Right?

Is access to safe, clean water a human right? It's not in the U.S. Constitution. The word water appears only once in the...

The political and social roots of the Flint water crisis

Via WSWS. This piece was reprinted by RINF Alternative News with permission or license. The Socialist Equality Party (SEP) and the International Youth and Students...

Michigan primary voters unhappy with candidates over Flint water crisis, criminal justice reform

(RT) - As voters in Michigan hit the polls to cast their ballots in the Democratic...
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Video: Part 2: “Here’s to Flint”: A Look at the Battle for Clean Water...

http://democracynow.org - As voters head to the polls in four states today, with Michigan seen as the top prize, the ongoing Flint water crisis...
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Video: Part 1: “Here’s to Flint”: A Look at the Battle for Clean Water...

http://democracynow.org - As voters head to the polls in four states today, with Michigan seen as the top prize, the ongoing Flint water crisis...
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Video: “A Democracy Problem”: As Debate Brings Attention to Flint, a Look at the...

http://democracynow.org - The Democratic candidates for president faced off Sunday night in Flint, Michigan, which has been in the national spotlight over the ... Via...
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Video: The Presidential Race & Environmental Racism: Flint Water Crisis Center Stage at Democratic...

http://democracynow.org - The race for the Democratic nomination intensified this weekend as Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders beat Hillary Clinton at caucuses ... Via Youtube
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Video: Two Afghan refugees arrested for alleged rape attempts in German waterpark

Asylum seekers from Afghanistan have been charged with the attempted rape of two schoolgirls in a public swimming pool in the northern German state...
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Video: Turkey Zaman crackdown: Police unleash tear gas, water cannon on protesters

Turkish police used water cannon and tear gas to disperse crowds protesting outside the headquarters of the opposition Zaman newspaper. They moved in to...

Only 47% say US drinking water is safe: Poll

Less than fifty percent of Americans are confident about the safety of their drinking water, according to a recent poll. The Associated Press-GfK poll released...

Rick Snyder Made Flint’s Water Crisis Happen

If a 2012 referendum had been allowed to stand, Michigan never would have had a super-empowered emergency manager Alec MacGillis The tragic lead poisoning of the...
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Video: Water cannons & teargas: Turkish forces clash with protesters in Diyarbakir

Turkish police used water cannons and tear gas to disperse a Kurdish solidarity rally in the south eastern Turkish city of Diyarbakir on Wednesday....
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Video: “I Give the Governor Credit”: Rubio Praises Snyder’s Handling of Flint’s Man-made Water...

http://democracynow.org - Although Thursday's Republican debate was held in Detroit, the Flint water crisis was only brought up once, thanks to a question from...

Flint fallout: Schools across US find elevated lead levels in drinking water

Several schools across the United States have found evidence of higher-than-acceptable levels of lead in their drinking water. This comes in the wake of...
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Video: RAW: Moment helicopter crashes into water in Pearl Harbor

A private helicopter carrying five people crashed into Pearl Harbor in Hawaii's Oahu, Thursday. One of the passengers, a 16-year-old boy, was rushed to...
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Video: Michigan’s Water Wars: Nestlé Pumps Millions of Gallons for Free While Flint Pays...

http://democracynow.org - As Flint residents are forced to drink, cook with and even bathe in bottled water, while still paying some of the highest...
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Video: Meet the Flint Official Whose Bid to Restore Safe Drinking Water Was Blocked...

http://democracynow.org - To learn more about how how Flint ended up with an unelected emergency manager, we spoke with Flint City Councilmember Eric ... Via...
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Video: Inside How Citizens, Journalists, Doctors & Scientists Exposed the Flint Water Crisis Cover-Up

http://democracynow.org - We speak with Curt Guyette of the ACLU of Michigan. He is an investigative reporter who was just named Michigan Journalist of...
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Video: What Did GM & the Governor Know? GM Stopped Using Flint Water Over...

http://democracynow.org - In October 2014, General Motors recognized the Flint water was corroding its engines. They got permission from the city's unelected ... Via Youtube
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Video: “Thirsty for Democracy: The Poisoning of an American City”: Special Report on Flint’s...

http://democracynow.org - Today, we go to Flint, Michigan, for a Democracy Now! special on the ongoing Flint water crisis. In 2014, an unelected emergency...

Behind Flint’s Lead-Poisoned Water

Largely abandoned by auto manufacturers who shifted factories to low-wage areas, Flint, Michigan, suffers from a powerlessness that allowed Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and...

The Disgrace of Flint’s Poison Water

The case of Flint, Michigan, and its lead-poisoned water supply has exposed a U.S political disgrace, treating poor and minority communities with shocking disregard –...

The Department of Defense Is the Third Largest Polluter of US Waterways

Aerial of the Pentagon, the Department of Defense headquarters in Arlington, Virginia. (Photo: Pentagon building via Shutterstock) Advocacy group Environment America has "crunched the numbers"...
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Video: US airbase pollutes Okinawa waters for years, new documents reveal

US military stationed on the Japanese island of Okinawa may be polluting the local drinking water supply. That's according to new documents released under...
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Video: Guilt Abounds: Democrats and Republicans Struggle to Clean Up Their Image Over Flint’s...

Executive editor and founder of BlackAgendaReport.com was back with his Ford Report discussing the political calamity that is Flint Michigan's water crisis. Via Youtube

New Docs Link Polluted Drinking Water Supply to Massive US Military Base

Reports obtained by Japan Times show repeated accidents at base that released toxic chemicals into waterways Andrea Germanos Internal documents obtained by the Japan Times offer...

Flint Whistleblowers Who Exposed Their Poisoned Water: We’re Just Getting Started

The actions of a small group of dedicated activists in the Coalition for Clean Water led to the revelation that Flint, Michigan, residents were...
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Video: Trump Leads GOP Charge Embracing Torture: “I’d Bring Back a Hell of a...

http://democracynow.org - In the final debate before Tuesday's primary in New Hampshire, Republican presidential contenders battled it out Saturday night at ... Via Youtube

Hillary Clinton assists in covering up the criminal Flint water crisis

Shannon Jones The visit by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton to Flint, Michigan on Sunday was an effort at damage control aimed at covering up...

Flint’s Crisis Is About More Than Water

What is in the mind of someone who knowingly poisons children and impairs their lives? Why did the politicians, regulators and bureaucrats who knew...
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Video: Michigan Governor’s Office Knew of Flint Water Poisoning in March

Detroit-based Pastor David Alexander Bullock discusses new documents that show the government allowing General Motors to switch water sources while ... Via Youtube
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Video: Exclusive Report: How Long Did Flint’s County Jail Inmates Drink Poisoned Water?

http://democracynow.org - In a Democracy Now! exclusive, we hear from some of hundreds of prisoners in the Genesee County Jail in Flint, Michigan, who...
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Video: Privatization on Steroids: Emergency Manager Who Switched Flint Water Resigns From Detroit Schools

http://democracynow.org - Congress is holding its first hearing today on lead poisoning in the water supply of Flint, Michigan. The crisis began after an...
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Video: VIDEO: Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters Performs “We Shall Overcome” in Democracy Now! Studio

http://democracynow.org - Watch Roger Waters performing "We Shall Overcome" accompanied by Alexander Rohatyn on cello, in the Democracy Now! studio. Via Youtube

‘Don’t Panic’: Study pours cold water on police fears over encryption

Criminals may run, but they can’t hide even with encryption, according to a new study from the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at...

While Flint Was Being Poisoned, State Workers ‘Quietly’ Provided Water Coolers

Following release of new document and emails, Gov. Snyder told he must 'explain to the people of Flint why his administration trucked water into...
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Video: Flint water crisis: Residents concerned about toxic contamination, officials play blame game

Barack Obama has given personal assurances to locals in the city of Flint, Michigan, that they have full government support - that's after they've...

EPA head in charge of Flint resigns as Obama pledges $80 million for poisoned...

President Barack Obama announced his administration is giving $80 million to help repairs Flint’s water infrastructure and make the drinking water safe, calling the...
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Video: Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters Launches “Campaign to Close Guantánamo” for Obama’s Last Year...

http://democracynow.org - Today marks seven years since President Obama signed an executive order calling for the closure of Guantánamo Bay within one ... Via Youtube

Chris Savage on Flint Water Poisoning

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Michigan residents sue Gov. Snyder after being lied to about toxic lead in their...

The people of Flint, Michigan, are suing Governor Snyder, the city of Flint, and the state for injuries obtained from drinking lead-contaminated water —...
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Video: Emergency for Democracy: Unelected Manager Who Caused Flint Water Crisis Now Runs Detroit...

http://democracynow.org - Flint's water contamination crisis began in April 2014 after Darnell Earley, an unelected emergency manager appointed by Snyder, ... Via Youtube

Highly toxic waste in UK waters threatens extinction for whales & dolphins

Whales and dolphins in British waters could face extinction because of the presence of toxic chemicals banned over three decades ago, environmental researchers have...

Flint River water may have lead to death

By James Brewer  The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) revealed in a press conference on Wednesday that from June 2014 to November 2015–the...
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Video: ‘Breach of sovereignty’: US apologizes for intrusion into Iran waters

Tehran has reportedly released 10 US sailors seized after straying into Iranian waters in the Persian Gulf. RT's Paula Slier has more. For more...

US Navy vessels impounded in Iranian waters

By Keith Jones Iran has impounded two US Navy high-speed boats and their crews–ten sailors in all–that were found yesterday a mile or more inside the...

Corrupt water corporations steal £1bn from public

For-profit companies formed out of the Thatcher administration’s privatization of English and Welsh water supplies overcharged customers by more than £1 billion with help...

Outraged Flint residents protest water contamination

“They’ve taken us back to the dark ages” By Zac Corrigan and Shannon Jones On Friday, January 8, more than 100 people gathered on the lawn of...
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Video: Poisoned Democracy: How an Unelected Official Contaminated Flint’s Water to Save Money

In Flint, Michigan, where a growing number of residents are demanding the arrest of Governor Rick Snyder over the ongoing water contamination crisis. Snyder...
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Video: Amid State & Fed. Cover-Up, the Story of How Researchers & Residents Exposed...

For over a year, Flint residents have complained about the quality of the water, but their cries were ignored by state officials. In February,...
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Video: “Gov. Snyder Should Be Arrested”: Flint Residents Demand Justice over Water Poisoning

Protests are growing in Flint, Michigan, over the state's cover-up of the ongoing water contamination crisis. Filmmaker Michael Moore is asking fans to sign...

Michigan governor declares state of emergency over Flint’s toxic water

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder declared a state of emergency over Flint’s contaminated drinking water. The announcement comes less than a month after Flint’s mayor...
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Video: Chilling footage: Divers take Fir Tree in ice cold water celebrating New Year

A group of Russian divers from the 'Vladscuba club' from the far eastern city of Vladivostok traditionally placed a decorated New Year tree on...
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Video: Water Cannons & Tear Gas: Police clash with protesters in Turkey

Turkish police used water cannons and tear gas against thousands of protesters rallying against curfews in the southeast of the country. RT LIVE ... Via...

Big Water vs. the National Parks: The Fight Against Bottled Water Goes Federal

(Photo: Crushed Water Bottle via Shutterstock) In mid-December, Congress passed a provision within a $1.8 trillion budget bill requiring the National Park Service to file a...
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Video: Aerial Footage: Flood waters wreak havoc in York, England

Major English cities including York, Leeds and Manchester have been hit by severe flooding across a wide area. British Prime Minister David Cameron has...
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Video: Turkish security forces use tear gas, water cannons against protesters in Diyarbakir

Police deployed tear gas and water cannon against several thousand protesters gathered in the streets of the Turkish city of Diyarbakir to protest against...
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Video: How Flint, Michigan, Saved Money and Poisoned Its Children: City Declares Water Emergency

The mayor of Flint, Michigan, has declared a state of emergency to address lead poisoning in the city's water supply. Last year, the city's...
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Video: Barricades & Water Cannons: Turkish police clash with Kurds at curfew protest

Turkish police used water cannons to break up a protest in the Kurdish city of Diyarbakir on Monday. Around 5000 people took to the...

Big Ag Serves Up Wastewater Salads

Ask anyone who’s lived through California’s drought: Water scarcity is getting scary. And banning long showers isn’t even a drop in the bucket when...

Oil leak may have contaminated Bay Area drinking water supplies

A chemical leak at a San Francisco Bay Area oil field is suspected of contaminating groundwater supplies of drinking water in a California county....
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Video: Clashes, water cannons & tear gas reign as police seize illegal contraband in...

Clashes erupted in Bogota after Colombia's customs police seized illegal contraband from workers in the San Andresito commercial district. Fiscal and Customs ... Via Youtube
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Video: Scuffles, water cannon as protesters rally against APEC summit in Manila

Philippine National Police officers clashed with anti-APEC demonstrators and used water cannon on Thursday as protestors tried to reach the venue of the ... Via...

Video: Joy Warren On The Fight To Rid Britain’s Water Of Toxic Chemicals Like...

Please Support The Show — http://richieallen.co.uk/ http://Wmaf.Org.Uk/ https://www.facebook.com/therichieallenshow ... Via Youtube
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Video: Teargas & Water Cannons: Police clash with migrants in Calais

French police have used teargas and water cannon on migrants during clashes in the infamous Jungle refugee camp in French port of Calais on...
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Video: Violent protests in S. Africa: Water cannon, tear gas used against students

South African police have fired tear gas, stun grenades and water cannon at student protesters, many of whom threw stones and lit fires while...
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Video: Housing Commissioner Touts Privatization as Residents Remain Without Water for Five Days

TRNN's Eddie Conway follows up with city officials and residents concerning the lack of water and unsanitary conditions at the Baltimore city housing complex. Via...
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Video: Lack of Water, Unsanitary Conditions Prompt Seniors to Protest at City Housing Project

Residents of Lakeview Towers tell TRNN's Eddie Conway the city has been negligent in maintaining aging complex. Via Youtube
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Video: Don’t Drink the Water in Flint, Michigan

Rev. David Alexander Bullock and investigative reporter Curt Guyette explain why it took so long for officials to act to address growing corrosive elements,...
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Video: Did the UN Meet Its 2015 Water & Sanitation Goals for Sub-Saharan Africa?

UMass-Amherst PERI's Leonce Ndikumana says resource-rich economies like Nigeria need to reform tax codes to make real impacts on poverty. Via Youtube
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Video: RAW: Protesters throw petrol bombs at water cannons, clash with police after Ankara...

Anger was vented at Turkish security forces late Saturday night in Ankara as protesters took to the streets in protest against the 96 people...
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Video: Police use water cannon against anti-austerity protesters in Brussels

The demonstrators confronted riot police in central Brussels during a protest over the government's reforms and cost-cutting measures. Protesters began burning ... Via Youtube
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Video: French politician in hot water after calling France ‘white race’ nation

France is a white race nation — the statement made by a French politician, Nadine Morano, has landed her in hot water, but is...
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Video: Flowing on Mars: NASA confirms water on Red planet, social media mocking it

NASA has confirmed the existence of liquid water on the surface of Mars. The finding stems from data and analysis by NASA's Mars Reconnaissance...
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Video: RAW: Flood waters jet out of Shihmen Dam after deluge of Typhoon Dujuan

Taiwanese authorities released flood waters at Taoyuan City's Shihmen Dam after Typhoon Dujuan hit the country on Monday. Dozens gathered nearby to ... Via Youtube
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Video: Water Cannons v. Molotovs: Protesters clash with police in Turkey

Turkish police fired water cannon and tear-gas at pro-Kurdish protesters who lit fire-works and Molotov cocktails to throw at authorities. The clashes broke out...
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Video: Israel controls security at key US military, nuclear, water, airports & FBI Soraya...

from Don't fear the Hijab & Birkini, women should visit Iran: Soraya Sepahpour-Ulrich https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pcLgVCMjv24 Soraya Sepaphor Ulrich ... Via Youtube
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