Oct 2, 2012 As part of a state-federal investigation, the Attorney General of New York is suing JP Morgan over big losses from mortgage-back securities. The bonds originated with Bear Stearns, which JP Morgan bought in 2008.
Sep 6, 2012 Global food prices are expected to rise in the long term as population grows, but a new study warns that severe weather events like this year's drought in the U.S. could spike prices higher suddenly.
Aug 30, 2012 Four years after the financial crisis, it's like the chickens of 2007 and 2008 are finally coming home to roost.
Aug 1, 2012 Some online poker players are expecting a big payout soon, thanks to a multi-million dollar settlement between the Justice Department and two online poker companies. The companies were accused of running a Ponzi scheme.
Jul 30, 2012 Commentator Mark Bittman says industrial meat production accounts for at least one-fifth of greenhouse gas emissions.
Jul 26, 2012 The latest study on the unprecedented loss of ice covering the Arctic says it is 70 percent the result of human-caused climate change.
Jul 6, 2012 Three days of extreme heat in Chicago in 1995 caused over 700 deaths. New York University professor Eric Klinenberg talks about what we've learned from that catastrophe.
Jun 27, 2012 The U.S. Appeals Court ruling empowering the EPA to regulate greenhouse gas emissions could deal another blow to the slumping coal industry.
Jun 19, 2012 Yvo deBoer, co-writer of the original Kyoto Protocol, talks about the Rio+20 Earth Summit, how climate change is being perceived in the global community, and names a surprising country that's making the best sustainable efforts right now.