Singapore pressed Indonesia on Wednesday to share maps that could help make plantation companies accountable for setting fires that cause smog in neighboring countries. Full story
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China plans to restrict vehicle sales in eight more cities to curb traffic congestion and pollution, but car manufacturers are not worried, since they expect organic growth in the world's biggest auto market to outweigh any restrictions. Full story
Air pollution may be responsible for more than 2 million deaths around the world each year, according to a new study. Full story
According to the American Lung Association’s ‘State of the Air’ report, 42 percent of Americans live in counties with unhealthy levels of air pollution, but there has been progress in reducing overall particle pollution. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.
Residents who live downwind from blast zone are asked to stay indoors due to fears of flammable chemicals in the air. KXAS' Ben Russell reports.
As we prepare for an allergy season that’s expected to be even worse than normal, Lou Manfredini, host of “House Smarts,” is here to help you purify the air in your home with his four allergy-proofing tips.
Former Gov. Christie Todd Whitman, R-N.J., who was the former EPA administrator, joins Daily Rundown guest host Chris Cillizza to talk about women in the Republican party, the role of nuclear energy and the GOP’s thoughts on nuclear energy and climate change.
A rare early spring snow in Beijing helped improve the air quality in the city, which has been engulfed in haze recently. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.
Heavy traffic is seen on a highway as smog engulfs Beijing, China, on June 28. The air quality was rated as 'hazardous' with a PM2.5 fine-particle pollutants reading of 406 and ozone level of 438 at 9pm, Beijing time, according to air pollution readings by monitors installed in the US embassy.
A fire burns in Bengkalis district of the Indonesia's Riau province June 27, 2013. Indonesia's president earlier has apologised for the raging forest fires that have blanketed its neighbours Singapore and Malaysia with thick smog in Southeast Asia's worst air pollution crisis in 16 years. Picture ta
A combination picture shows Malaysia's landmark Petronas Twin Towers against an almost clear sky around 1:15 p.m. on June 27, 2013 and on a hazy day at around the same time on June 26, 2013. The Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur on Thursday appears to be almost clear, with air quality improving af
A worker pours water to extinguish a fire that is burning through his pineapple plantation in the haze-affected district of Tanah Putih in Rokan Hilir, Indonesia's Riau province June 26, 2013. Indonesia's president has apologised for the raging forest fires that have blanketed its neighbours Singapo