Now, entire neighborhoods in Lumberton are under water for the second time in as many years.
Last year, the EPA signaled that it will announce a stricter ground-level ozone standard this fall. South Louisiana and other warm, sunny places tend to be high in "bad" ozone. After a struggle, Baton Rouge and neighboring parishes with refineries and petrochemical plants have managed to comply with EPA's current ozone standard.
Don't look now, but the midterm elections are not the only huge November win for the politically conservative Koch brothers, and likely not even their most relevant. The CSX Transportation company, a subsidiary of Koch Industries, also scored a huge civil court victory.
High Line Extension: CSX Donates Third And Final Section Of Elevated Railroad To New York City (IMAGES)
The third section will reportedly wrap around the Hudson Rail Yards between West 30th and 34th Streets. The High Line received