Karina Brown

Feds Can Kill One Bird to Help Another, Appeals Court Rules

PORTLAND, Ore. – The government can move forward with its plan to slaughter barred owls as part of a study to see if their absence will help imperiled spotted owls, the Ninth Circuit ruled Wednesday.

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Oregon Voters Reject Nestle's Water Grab

Nestle's plan to bottle pristine water from a natural spring in the Columbia River Gorge suffered a blow Tuesday, when voters approved a measure to block the company's plan.

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This City Is Suing Monsanto for Decades of PCB Poisoning

Monsanto made and sold polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs, for nearly half a century, though it knew the chemicals were carcinogenic, caused birth defects and were accumulating in the environment, Spokane claims in Federal Court.

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