Mass migration, human-trafficking, drought, famine and terrorism have combined to make the Sahel one of the most dangerous regions of the world right now.
Experts question why ammonium nitrate was stored for so long, so close to the heart of the city.
Environmental activists opposing a plastics manufacturing facility in Louisiana have been booked with a felony for "terrorizing" an oil and gas lobbyist by delivering a box of plastic pellets found as pollution in bays on the Texas coast.
If recent weeks have shown us anything, it's that the world is not just flat. It's fragile.
Civil servants in Westminster accidentally published sensitive details of the site online - including the location of secret tunnels, VIP entrances along with gas and electricity generators.
Indonesian companies were given until March this year to disclose their "beneficial owners" under a 2018 presidential regulation, but less than 1 percent have complied.
Fish exposed to harmful contaminants can pass on health issues such as reproductive problems to future generations that had no direct exposure.
Hunter-donated meat provides crucial protein to US food banks. But an EHN investigation found a lack of oversight that could result in potentially hundreds of thousands of lead-contaminated meals this year.
An expanding wood pellet market in the Southeast has fallen short of climate and job goals—instead bringing air pollution, noise and reduced biodiversity in majority Black communities.
As the virus rampages through Washington, essential workers nationwide are paying the price: Derrick Z. Jackson
Essential workers in the United States continue to face relentless and tragic pressures.