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Champ The Golden Retriever Just Made Friends With A Group Of Chicks (PHOTOS)

Champ The Golden Retriever Just Made Friends With A Group Of Chicks (PHOTOS)

By James Gerken Champ, the 11-year-old golden retriever who stole our hearts last year, is back with some new friends. Owner Candice Sedighan posted these photos of Champ with some baby chicks last week. They’re not hers, she explained. Rather, “they’ll be going to their […]

Why You Should Visit Death Valley In Spring

Why You Should Visit Death Valley In Spring

By Kate Auletta FURNACE CREEK, Calif. (AP) — The perception of Death Valley is that it’s hot and desolate. The hot part is right, at least in the summer, when Death Valley is one of the hottest places on earth. Even in spring, it’s about […]

The Truth Behind Walmart's Green Claims

The Truth Behind Walmart's Green Claims

By Stacy Mitchell

By Jesse Bacon and Stacy Mitchell

In 2005, when atmospheric CO2 had climbed to 379 parts per million and Walmart’s public approval rating had fallen to an all-time low, the company’s then-CEO Lee Scott made a dramatic announcement. “Every company has a responsibility to reduce greenhouse gases as quickly as it can,” Scott declared. He then pledged that Walmart would shift to 100 percent renewable power and become a leader on sustainability.

Nine years later, atmospheric CO2 has passed 400 parts per million. Walmart is facing even more criticism over its labor practices. And, despite producing a steady stream of solar …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green