The Stream, November 12, 2019: AP Investigation Identifies Hundreds of High-Hazard Dams Across United States

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The Global Rundown An investigation of dams in the United States…

Federal Water Tap, November 11: State Department Notes Mekong River Tensions

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The Rundown The EPA proposes waivers to extend coal ash compliance…

HotSpots H2O: Flash Floods Strike Eastern Africa, Displacing 370,000 People

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Intense flooding hit several nations in eastern Africa recently, including Somalia, Kenya, and South Sudan. The deluges have affected more than a million people in the region.

The Stream, November 8, 2019: Worst Drought in Decades Hits China’s Yangtze Region

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The Global Rundown The worst drought in decades strikes stretches…

As Legionnaires’ Disease Cases Surge, Lawsuits Pile Up

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Can legal liability prompt action where regulation has yet to catch up?

The Stream, November 7, 2019: California Water Utilities Forced to Rely on Generators Amid Wildfires and Power Outages

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The Global Rundown Water suppliers in areas of California affected…

Legionnaires’ Disease Cases Soar Again, Set New Record

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The reported cases of Legionnaires' disease in 2018 increased by 33 percent, according to official federal government data.

The Stream, November 6, 2019: U.S. EPA Set to Weaken Regulations on Water Pollution from Coal Ash

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The Global Rundown The U.S. Trump administration moves to weaken…

The Stream, November 5, 2019: Thousands of Canadians Exposed to Lead Levels Higher Than Flint, Investigation Finds

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The Global Rundown Several hundred thousand Canadians are exposed…

Speaking of Water: Michael Cohen on the Salton Sea

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In this episode of Speaking of Water, host Eileen Wray-McCann talks with Michael Cohen, a senior researcher at the Pacific Institute, about the Salton Sea.