Good News Headlines 10/25/16

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Judge Rejects ‘Riot’ Charges Against Amy Goodman For Coverage Of Dakota Access Pipeline

from EcoWatch

A North Dakota judge refused to authorize riot charges against award-winning journalist Amy Goodman for her reporting on an attack against Native American-led anti-pipeline protesters… Read More



Rhode Island Parade In Support Of Yoga Pants Draws More Than 300

from WBUR

A large group of yoga pants-wearing women and girls turned out Sunday in Barrington, Rhode Island, for a parade in support of the pants, after a male resident wrote a letter to the town newspaper complaining that older out-of-shape women shouldn't be wearing the stretchy, form-fitting attire… Read More



All New Houses Must Have Electric Vehicle Charger, Say New EU Regulations

by Sami Grover, Treehugger

By installing EV chargers in homes during construction or renovation, this will not just make the installation process cheaper and more efficient—it will place a prominent advert for the viability of EVs in homes of people who had never considered them before… Read More



Canada Tries To Cheer America Up In Touching New Video

by Alexander Besant, Good Magazine

Leave it to Canadians to reassure us that, despite the rhetoric these days, America is still (and always has been) pretty great… Read More



Synthetic-Pesticide Detectors Will Soon Be Here

by Andrew Amelinckx, Modern Farmer

Scientists from around the world are working on simple solutions to more easily detect pesticides on fruits and vegetables in various ingenious ways… Read More



US Carbon Emissions From Energy Sector Lowest In 25 Years

by Jamie Ayque, Nature World News

Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from the U.S. energy sector totaled 2,530 million metric tons during the first six months of 2016, which is the lowest in 25 years… Read More


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