David Abel

A Globe staff writer since 1999, Abel has written extensively about Latin America, national security, higher education, poverty, travel, and many other subjects throughout New England. He was part of the team that won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News for the paper’s coverage of the Boston Marathon bombings. He now covers the environment for the Globe.

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Marchers flood Common to protest Trump agenda

By , and Jacob Geanous , Globe Staff and Globe correspondent

The common theme among protesters was the phrase “not my president.”

Nine safety violations cited at Pilgrim Plant

By , Globe Staff

The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission cited the Plymouth plant for nine safety violations that were considered to have “very low security significance.”

The biggest threat to Trump’s Mar-a-Lago? Climate change

By , Globe Staff

In South Florida, scientists are warning public officials to plan for nearly 7 feet or more of sea level rise by the end of the century.

Northeast warming more rapidly than most of US

By , Globe Staff

New England is likely to experience more warming over the coming decades than the rest of the planet, according to a new study.