For 10 years, some residents in Denmark, South Carolina, have been suspicious of the rust-colored water coming from their taps. They’ve been collecting samples in jars and using bottled or spring water, even though the local and state government assured them it was safe.
For almost 10 years, a South Carolina couple saved jars of tap water worried there was something wrong with it. Now the EPA is investigating.
Ten people are confirmed killed as storms and floods hit the west and north of Italy.
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The Supreme Court overturns a lower court’s ruling, amid a dispute over water.
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Germany will seek NATO’s help to maintain a nuclear arms treaty between Russia and the United States, and is ready to take action to force Moscow to comply with the pact, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Tuesday.
Comoros authorities have cut off water and power supplies in the capital city of Anjouan province as part of efforts to quell unrest against constitutional changes to extend presidential term limits, residents said on Thursday.
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America’s water infrastructure is in need of a major upgrade. Leaks in the ailing system mean that across the U.S., places like Kentucky’s Martin County lack clean drinking water, with no easy fixes.
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Indian police on Tuesday fired tear gas and water cannons to halt and scatter a march by thousands of protesting farmers heading for the capital, New Delhi, to demand better prices for their produce.
Entire neighborhoods have been devastated in and around Palu. Part of the damage is the effect of liquefaction, which causes soil to lose its ability to support structures.
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The boy who was attacked by a shark near a San Diego County beach on Saturday is in serious condition and recovering from wounds.
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The testing began after a 29-year-old man who visited the pool died in New Jersey earlier this month after falling ill with Naegleria fowleri.
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