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Volkswagen has disclosed to U.S. regulators that there's additional suspect software in its 2016 diesel models that would potentially help exhaust systems run cleaner during government tests.  (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)

More VW trouble: 2016 diesels have new suspect software

WASHINGTON — U.S. regulators say they have a lot more questions for…

 

Volkswagen supervisory board member Wolfgang Porsche, acting supervisory board head Berthold Huber, and Stephan Weil, governor of Lower Saxony and member of the supervisory board, from left, give a statement announcing that CEO Martin Winterkorn stepped down amid an emissions scandal in the company's headquarters in Wolfsburg, Germany, Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015. (Julian Stratenschulte/dpa via AP)

Volkswagen CEO steps down, takes responsibility for scandal

BERLIN — Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn resigned Wednesday, days after admitting that…

 

A woman watches a video statement by Volkswagen AG  CEO Martin Winterkorn, on the company's website, in Hanover, Germany,  Tuesday Sept. 22, 2015. (Julian Sratenschulte/dpa via AP)

VW CEO: ‘I am endlessly sorry’ brand is tarnished

DETROIT — Volkswagen AG's smog-test scandal escalated Tuesday as the company acknowledged…

 

In this Nov. 20, 2008 file photo a Volkswagen Jetta TDI diesel engine is displayed at the Los Angeles Auto Show. (Damian Dovarganes/AP)

VW rocked by US emissions scandal as stock slides 17 percent

BERLIN — Volkswagen's chief executive was under withering pressure Monday as an…

In this Nov. 20, 2008 file photo a Volkswagen Jetta TDI diesel engine is displayed at the Los Angeles Auto Show. (Damian Dovarganes/AP)
In this photo taken Feb. 14, 2013, a Volkswagen logo is seen on the grill of a Volkswagen on display in Pittsburgh.  (Gene J. Puskar/AP)

EPA says VW intentionally violates clean air standards

WASHINGTON — The Environmental Protection Agency on Friday ordered Volkswagen to fix…

In this photo taken Feb. 14, 2013, a Volkswagen logo is seen on the grill of a Volkswagen on display in Pittsburgh.  (Gene J. Puskar/AP)
Silverton resident Melanie Bergolc walks along the banks of Cement Creek in Silverton, Colo., Monday, Aug. 10, 2015. (Jon Austria /The Daily Times via AP)

Experts see long-term risks from Colorado mine spill

DURANGO, Colorado — The toxic waste that gushed last week from a…

Silverton resident Melanie Bergolc walks along the banks of Cement Creek in Silverton, Colo., Monday, Aug. 10, 2015. (Jon Austria /The Daily Times via AP)
The Obama administration on Friday proposed tougher mileage standards for medium and heavy-duty trucks, the latest move by President Barack Obama in his second-term drive to reduce pollution blamed for global warming.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

EPA proposes tougher fuel-efficiency standards for trucks

The Obama administration on Friday proposed tough new standards to reduce pollution…

The Obama administration on Friday proposed tougher mileage standards for medium and heavy-duty trucks, the latest move by President Barack Obama in his second-term drive to reduce pollution blamed for global warming.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Jae C. Hong/AP File PhotoThis Jan. 16

California senators focus on oil industry, drinking water

SAN FRANCISCO — California's top regulators on Tuesday acknowledged lax oversight by…

Jae C. Hong/AP File PhotoThis Jan. 16

Oakland, EBMUD, other East Bay agencies reach clean water pact

The city of Oakland, the East Bay Municipal Utility District and six…

AP Photo/ Evan VucciEnvironmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy waves before signing new emission guidelines during an announcement of a plan to cut carbon dioxide emissions from power plants by 30 percent by 2030

California governor applauds global warming fight

Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday welcomed President Barack Obama's global warming initiative,…

AP Photo/ Evan VucciEnvironmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy waves before signing new emission guidelines during an announcement of a plan to cut carbon dioxide emissions from power plants by 30 percent by 2030
AP Photo/Susan Walsh

High court climate case looks at EPA's power

Industry groups and Republican-led states are heading an attack at the Supreme…

AP Photo/Susan Walsh

Committee Confidential: April 11th-15th

A quick look ahead at this week’s hearings in the Budget, Energy,…

Ron Arnold: Federally funded faked science behind Fish & Wildlife's Mousegate

"Government science" is an oxymoron like "military intelligence," but the U.S. Fish…

Emails, other documents show EPA in bed with Big Green groups

A U.S. Environmental Protection Agency official crowed about his agency's decision to…

Start crying: EPA now regulating spilled milk

Thomas Sowell's column today is a must read. As ever, the EPA…

EPA shutdown of working mine sends industry wrong message

Last week, the Environmental Protection Agency revoked the permit — approved and…

EPA advertises $84,000 ‘environmental justice’ job, no degree necessary

Is your home in foreclosure? Has your Democratic congressman called for a…

PJTV Big Green expose II is all about the big business of scaring America to death

Our friends at Pajamas TV have released their second mini-documentary produced in…

Quote of the day — The White House’s priorities

Via Politico: “When the oil slick first spread, we learned the Interior…

Koreans don’t have bigger faces, study finds

I hope this is a hoax: A study by the Korea Food…