Canada's government made excessive cuts in its environmental departments, resulting in the firing of many top scientists.
The Pacific Garbage Patch is an area of the Pacific Ocean filled with tons of plastic trash, which has increased exponentially.
Evidence continues to mount that the recent "victory" by conservatives in Mexico's national elections was completely fraudulent and that the country's center-left coalition should have been declared the winner.
Last year's Fukushima nuclear catastrophe was "man-made" and "the result of collusion" between the government, regulators and the company.
The half-century-old U.S. economic blockade against Cuba was broken in one small corner of the United States on June 30.
The very real problem of global warming is leaving its mark upon the U.S. this summer as scorching heat plagues most of the country
It appears that the candidate of the formerly dominant Revolutionary Institutional Party (PRI), former Mexico state governor Enrique Peña Nieto, has won, but not by as much as he hoped.