Alex Lubben

Ahmaud Arbery

The DOJ Is Looking at Hate Crime Charges for the Men Who Killed Ahmaud Arbery

“We are assessing all of the evidence to determine whether federal hate crimes charges are appropriate.”
Alex Lubben
5.13.20
Coronavirus

Elon Musk Is Offering Tesla Workers a Deal: Violate California's Stay-at-Home Order or Don't Get Paid

“If you do not feel comfortable coming into work, you can stay home and will be on unpaid leave,” Musk wrote in an email obtained by The Guardian.
Alex Lubben
5.13.20
Coronavirus

A 5-Year-Old Has Died From the Mysterious Syndrome Possibly Related to Coronavirus

Gov. Andrew Cuomo talked about it at his daily press conference Friday.
Alex Lubben
5.12.20
elon musk

Elon Musk Is Literally Asking to be Arrested for Reopening His Tesla Factory

"If anyone is arrested, I ask that it only be me."
Alex Lubben
5.12.20

The Pandemic Is Bringing Back Single-Use Plastics in a Huge Way

States are rolling back their plastic bag bans and restaurants are turning to single-use utensils to reopen in the face of the coronavirus pandemic.
Alex Lubben
5.11.20
climate crisis

The Planet Is Probably in Worse Shape Than We Can Even Predict

Scientific estimates could be lowballing how bad the climate crisis will get.
Alex Lubben
5.11.20
recycling

Stop Throwing Your Gloves and Masks in the Recycling Bin

It's putting recycling-facility workers, who sort trash by hand, at risk.
Alex Lubben
5.6.20
Coronavirus

Kids Are Being Hospitalized in New York with Strange Heart Symptoms That Might Be Related to Coronavirus

Most tested positive for either the coronavirus or for the antibodies. But some tested negative for both.
Alex Lubben
5.6.20
Coronavirus

Cleaner Air Because of Coronavirus Lockdowns Is Saving Thousands of Lives

The virus has killed 130,000 people in Europe, but the drop in air pollution has saved 11,000, according to a new study.
Alex Lubben
5.3.20
Asteroid

Quarantine Got You Bored? Watch This Space Rock Come Pretty Close to Earth.

Any big asteroid that passes within five million miles of Earth is considered “potentially hazardous,” but this one doesn’t pose any threat.
Alex Lubben
4.29.20
Coronavirus

Can You Get Coronavirus Twice? 116 South Koreans Have Tested Positive After Recovering

It may be that the virus is “reactivating,” and the patients are experiencing something more like a relapse than a second case.
Alex Lubben
4.13.20
Bernie Sanders

The Climate Kids Are Not Alright About Bernie Sanders: ‘I Was Just Full-On Sobbing’

Without him, the youth climate movement lost a true champion.
Alex Lubben
4.10.20
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