Environment has been cause of concern for many popes

...commentators attack the Vatican for hosting the U.N. secretary-general at a climate conference?It turns out that environmental issues are particularly vexing for the Catholic Church, especially in the U.S. They carry implications for big business...

IOC cites challenges for Almaty and Beijing bids for 2022 Winter Olympics

...billion.The IOC also cited concerns over air pollution in Almaty, particularly during the winter months, and environmental issues in the mountains where some venues are located near or inside state parks.

Allen Henderson

...Legislative Consultant in Atlanta for many years representing the Physical Therapy Association and lobbied for environmental issues. Mr. Henderson is survived by his wife, Mary Gambill Henderson; mother, Florine Allen Henderson; brother...

IOC, Olympics targeted by environmental protest in Rio

...city's waterways filled with sewage and trash, and the Olympic golf course being carved out of a nature preserve, environmental issues have become a major issue.A small group of activists managed to steal the spotlight from IOC President Thomas...

Transparency motivates longtime nuclear activist

...Service and U.S. Office of Surface Mining, Clements has committed the past 25 years to nuclear policies and environmental issues. He has worked with groups including Greenpeace International, the Nu clear Control Institute and the Alliance...

Advances will help in Olympic drug testing in Sochi

...have been harassed and prevented from covering sensitive stories in Sochi such as the abuse of migrant workers and environmental issues.The report documented how Russian state-controlled media have been ignoring critical issues while few local...

Copy editor has design for your reading

...was Friday. Rob has covered many beats for us ? most recently covering Savannah River Site, Plant Vogtle, environmental issues in addition to outdoors. Rob will continue to write a column for us each Sunday. MOVING UP: Among some changes...

Andrew MacKenzie, head of Augusta's in-house law office, answers 5 questions

...disciplines that you have to work with in a government that has such a broad spectrum of needs, from very technical environmental issues to commission issues. It's very hard to have a generalist view and to deal with all the expertise."Q: What...

Augusta railroad depot to get new roof prior to auction

...Westobou Master Plan, and had been eyed in 2006 and 2007 for the $120 million Watermark project.But before environmental issues at the site could be resolved, the economy tanked and prevented the Watermark project from moving forward, Augusta...

Lawyers halt public meeting on Jones Creek lawsuit

A town hall meeting to discuss a lawsuit over property damage and environmental issues at Jones Creek Golf Club was abruptly canceled Monday after the defendants' lawyers objected."To avoid any legal issues with...