How to protect your home from harmful algae blooms: Experts

Scientists have long warned that algae blooming on New York City beaches, parks, beaches and waterways is a public health threat, and they are urging residents to be vigilant when visiting and swimming in these areas.But experts are worried that algae outbreaks could pose a greater threat to humans than previously thought.“The public health impacts […]

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Connecticut environmental protection commissioner resigns after investigation into links to oil spill

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.— A Connecticut environmental commissioner resigned Thursday amid a federal probe into whether the commissioner and a top deputy violated federal ethics rules by engaging in an improper relationship with a lobbyist for an oil company, according to his spokesman.A spokesman for Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy said the resignation came after an investigation […]

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