Peabody Energy and other mining giants are facing explosive allegations that they lied about the quality of their coal in order to boost profits.
A newly unearthed journal from 1966 shows the coal industry, like the oil industry, was long aware of the threat of climate change.
Downey Magallanes, a top aide of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, met with senior officials of her father's longtime employer, Peabody Energy, in June.
A lack of leadership in Washington makes it "increasingly important" for local communities to step up, says city lawmaker Lewis Reed.
For decades, fossil fuel was the only game in town. Now, even that is threatening to disappear.
This underscores the reality that the decisions that matter are being made in the states.