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CBC.ca
Spanish police kill alleged van driver behind deadly Barcelona attackhad been stabbed to death Thursday in a car they now believe Abouyaaqoub hijack
CBC.ca / Posted 13 minutes ago
had been stabbed to death Thursday in a car they now believe Abouyaaqoub hijacked. Italian police patrol downtown Rome, on Sunday. Italian security service have increased their presence after Thursday's deadly attacks in Spain. (Angelo Carconi... Read more
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Mashable
The moon literally blocked the sun on TwitterImage: NASA/Aubrey Gemignani HANDOUT/EPA/REX/Shutterstock In case you don't kn
Mashable / Posted 37 minutes ago
Image: NASA/Aubrey Gemignani HANDOUT/EPA/REX/Shutterstock In case you don't know by now, America is currently experiencing a total solar eclipse, and the internet is full of jokes. So it should come as no surprise that @NASAMoon and @NASASun, two... Read more
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Philly.com
Flies, mouse droppings, and ants close Philly eaterieson spam, mouse droppings on celery and ants on the condiment shelves in this ro
Philly.com / Posted 53 minutes ago
on spam, mouse droppings on celery and ants on the condiment shelves in this round of inspections by the Philadelphia Department of Public Health. A few familiar names, including Baril, Cavanaugh’s, Essen Bakery and Mugshots Diner, were on the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Major breakthrough for scientists researching Earth-like weather on Marsunexplained snowfall detected by NASA’s Phoenix lander in 2008.The frozen layer
Daily Mirror / Posted 58 minutes ago
unexplained snowfall detected by NASA’s Phoenix lander in 2008.The frozen layers of Mars' high northern latitudes (Image: EPA)Read More Meteorologist Dr Aymeric Spiga and colleagues used an atmospheric model to imitate the weather on Mars. Dr... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Secret Service can't pay agents to protect Trump's large family, frequent travelunauthorized immigrants live in New York City and Los Angeles, according to Pew
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted an hour ago
unauthorized immigrants live in New York City and Los Angeles, according to Pew Research. Slideshow: The US before the EPASlideshow: The US before the EPA The Environmental Protection Agency commissioned photos to document the state of the... Read more
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The Hill
Trump administration halts research on mountaintop removal coal miningwaste and Interior overturned a moratorium on new coal mining on federal land,
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
waste and Interior overturned a moratorium on new coal mining on federal land, while the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has started repealing numerous regulations meant to reduce pollution from coal use. Environmentalists have long argued... Read more
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CNET
See the 2016 Nissan Frontier Pro-4x on the top of the deserthere, or with the smaller king cab. The Pro-4x comes with a 5-foot bed, but a 6
CNET / Posted 2 hours ago
here, or with the smaller king cab. The Pro-4x comes with a 5-foot bed, but a 6-foot bed is also available on other trims. EPA fuel ratings are 15 miles per gallon, in the city, 21 mpg out on the highway and 17 mpg combined. During my time with the... Read more
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Newsmax
Knowing This One Number Could Help Prevent Cancer, Save Your LifeEnvironmental Protection Agency confirms that “a UV Index reading of 0 to 2 (‘l
Newsmax / Posted 2 hours ago
Environmental Protection Agency confirms that “a UV Index reading of 0 to 2 (‘low’) means “low danger.” According to the EPA, a UV Index of 3 to 5 is “moderate,” 6 to 7 is “high,” 8 to 10 is “very high,” and 11 or more is “extreme.” “Skin cancer... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Q&A: Biofuels are good for IowaIowa motorists saved more than $315 million in 2015 using ethanol-blended fuels
Newton Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
Iowa motorists saved more than $315 million in 2015 using ethanol-blended fuels, according to figures from the Iowa Department of Revenue. Bureaucratic foot-dragging and misguided arm-twisting by Big Oil and Big Grocers during the previous... Read more
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metro
Man wearing suicide belt shot dead in area west of BarcelonaYounes Abouyaaqoub has been on the run since the attack last Thursday (Picture:
metro / Posted 4 hours ago
Younes Abouyaaqoub has been on the run since the attack last Thursday (Picture: EPA) Police in Catalonia hunting the Barcelona terror attack suspect have shot dead a man who appeared to be wearing an explosive belt. Police confirmed that an... Read more
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Canberra Times
Companies fined for illegal dumping of waste after EPA swoop$23,000 in court costs for depositing industrial waste at a site not licensed t
Canberra Times / Posted 4 hours ago
$23,000 in court costs for depositing industrial waste at a site not licensed to accept it, and for failing to comply with EPA requests for information. Monark's director, whose name was not disclosed, was placed on a 12-month good behaviour bond... Read more
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Canberra Times
'Not impressed': Berrima pollution a warning for other mines, scientist sayssuch as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of wha
Canberra Times / Posted 4 hours ago
such as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of what's ahead of us," Dr Wright said. "The EPA regulates this mine but it's completely ineffective, when it was operating and now when it's closed." The impact from... Read more
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MLive.com
State says Flint water problems tied to indecision, lack of investmentdeficiencies" shows the need to upgrade the city treatment plant and select a l
MLive.com / Posted 5 hours ago
deficiencies" shows the need to upgrade the city treatment plant and select a long-term water source, the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality says. Detailed in an Aug. 11 letter and notice of violations from a DEQ engineer to City... Read more
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metro
Husband heard his wife being cut in half in a lift moments after giving birthRocio Cortes was just 25 when she died at hospital in Seville, Spain, soon afte
metro / Posted 7 hours ago
Rocio Cortes was just 25 when she died at hospital in Seville, Spain, soon after giving birth (Picture: EPA) The husband of a woman killed after being crushed in a lift has spoken about the moment his wife died. Rocio Cortes Nunez was said to have... Read more
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EuroNews
Special Report - Refiner Valero's secret campaign against U.S. biofuels mandatesenergy security and even the drive for more biofuels blending.” Valero has join
EuroNews / Posted 7 hours ago
energy security and even the drive for more biofuels blending.” Valero has joined petitions to change the law, sued the EPA, and sent executives to challenge the policy at industry conferences. But its more extensive and less visible lobbying... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
St. Johns County commissioners support rescinding of Obama-era “Waters of the U.S.” rulecommission meeting, Smith said he just wanted to make people aware their voices
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 8 hours ago
commission meeting, Smith said he just wanted to make people aware their voices can be heard on the issue by going to the EPA website. “This is a very critical issue,” he said. “Those of us in agriculture definitely perceive this to be one of the... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. farmers confused by Monsanto weed killer's complex instructionsof Xtend soybeans, it largest ever biotech seed launch. Monsanto's label, whic
Reuters / Posted 8 hours ago
of Xtend soybeans, it largest ever biotech seed launch. Monsanto's label, which the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reviewed and approved, instructs farmers to apply the company's XtendiMax with VaporGrip on its latest genetically... Read more
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Reuters
Refiner Valero's secret campaign against U.S. biofuels mandatesenergy security and even the drive for more biofuels blending." Valero has joi
Reuters / Posted 8 hours ago
energy security and even the drive for more biofuels blending." Valero has joined petitions to change the law, sued the EPA, and sent executives to challenge the policy at industry conferences. But its more extensive and less visible lobbying... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Can low doses of chemicals affect your health? A new report weighs the evidencenot act upon this information in a timely manner. Recognizing these challenges
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 hours ago
not act upon this information in a timely manner. Recognizing these challenges, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) asked a committee of scientists to study the issue in detail. How can we better identify whether chemicals have effects... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. farmers confused by Monsanto weed killer's complex instructionsof Xtend soybeans, it largest ever biotech seed launch. Monsanto's label, whic
Reuters / Posted 9 hours ago
of Xtend soybeans, it largest ever biotech seed launch. Monsanto's label, which the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reviewed and approved, instructs farmers to apply the company's XtendiMax with VaporGrip on its latest genetically... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Toxic algae increasing in Kiser Lake, state studying solutionsaquatic habitat that place restrictions of the recreational beneficial uses of
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 9 hours ago
aquatic habitat that place restrictions of the recreational beneficial uses of the lake,” that report says. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources representatives said they’re studying the watershed to improve the water quality, and experts... Read more
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Western Advocate
Berrima pollution a warning for other mines: scientistsuch as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of wha
Western Advocate / Posted 10 hours ago
such as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of what's ahead of us," Dr Wright said. "The EPA regulates this mine but it's completely ineffective, when it was operating and now when it's closed." The impact from... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Berrima pollution a warning for other mines: scientistsuch as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of wha
Daily Liberal / Posted 10 hours ago
such as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of what's ahead of us," Dr Wright said. "The EPA regulates this mine but it's completely ineffective, when it was operating and now when it's closest." The impact from... Read more
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The Border Mail
Berrima pollution a warning for other mines: scientistsuch as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of wha
The Border Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
such as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of what's ahead of us," Dr Wright said. "The EPA regulates this mine but it's completely ineffective, when it was operating and now when it's closest." The impact from... Read more
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The Border Mail
Environment watchdog swoops on illegal waste dumpersEPA fines demolition company, orders clean-up for illegally industrial waste du
The Border Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
EPA fines demolition company, orders clean-up for illegally industrial waste dump. A demolition company in Melbourne's north-west is one of two firms to be penalised for illegally dumping thousands of tonnes of building waste. The Environment... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Berrima pollution a warning for other mines: scientistsuch as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of wha
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 hours ago
such as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of what's ahead of us," Dr Wright said. "The EPA regulates this mine but it's completely ineffective, when it was operating and now when it's closest." The impact from... Read more
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Mashable
Uber forced to raise prices by up to 80% in Hong Konggovernment to crack down on Uber — so perhaps the price increase will at least
Mashable / Posted 10 hours ago
government to crack down on Uber — so perhaps the price increase will at least pacify cab drivers, for now. Image: Favre/Epa/REX/Shutterstock In a statement released on Sunday, Uber said that its adjustments were based on an "evaluation of the... Read more
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WA Today
'Not impressed': Berrima pollution a warning for other mines, scientist sayssuch as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of wha
WA Today / Posted 10 hours ago
such as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of what's ahead of us," Dr Wright said. "The EPA regulates this mine but it's completely ineffective, when it was operating and now when it's closest." The impact from... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Berrima pollution a warning for other mines: scientistsuch as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of wha
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 hours ago
such as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of what's ahead of us," Dr Wright said. "The EPA regulates this mine but it's completely ineffective, when it was operating and now when it's closest." The impact from... Read more
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The Young Witness
Berrima pollution a warning for other mines: scientistsuch as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of wha
The Young Witness / Posted 10 hours ago
such as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of what's ahead of us," Dr Wright said. "The EPA regulates this mine but it's completely ineffective, when it was operating and now when it's closest." The impact from... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Not impressed': Berrima pollution a warning for other mines, scientist sayssuch as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of wha
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
such as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of what's ahead of us," Dr Wright said. "The EPA regulates this mine but it's completely ineffective, when it was operating and now when it's closest." The impact from... Read more
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The Age
'Not impressed': Berrima pollution a warning for other mines, scientist sayssuch as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of wha
The Age / Posted 11 hours ago
such as the Canyon Colliery in the Grose Valley. "Berrima is a reminder of what's ahead of us," Dr Wright said. "The EPA regulates this mine but it's completely ineffective, when it was operating and now when it's closest." The impact from... Read more
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The Courier
Environment watchdog swoops on illegal waste dumpersEPA fines demolition company, orders clean-up for illegally industrial waste du
The Courier / Posted 11 hours ago
EPA fines demolition company, orders clean-up for illegally industrial waste dump. A demolition company in Melbourne's north-west is among three firms penalised for illegally dumping thousands of tonnes of building waste. The Environment Protection... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Agency weighs views on proposal to meet haze-reduction ruleThe Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality finished accepting comments la
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 hours ago
The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality finished accepting comments last week on its proposed method of implementing a federal air rule that has been debated by environmental groups and utilities. Two Sierra Club representatives attended a... Read more
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The Age
Companies fined for illegal dumping of waste after EPA swoop$23,000 in court costs for depositing industrial waste at a site not licensed t
The Age / Posted 12 hours ago
$23,000 in court costs for depositing industrial waste at a site not licensed to accept it, and for failing to comply with EPA requests for information. Monark's director, whose name was not disclosed, was placed on a 12-month good behaviour bond... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Companies fined for illegal dumping of waste after EPA swoop$23,000 in court costs for depositing industrial waste at a site not licensed t
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
$23,000 in court costs for depositing industrial waste at a site not licensed to accept it, and for failing to comply with EPA requests for information. Monark's director, whose name was not disclosed, was placed on a 12-month good behaviour bond... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Millions of Americans await awe-inspiring total solar eclipseCommerce, Texas, USA, on Sunday. There will be a total solar eclipse on Monday,
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 hours ago
Commerce, Texas, USA, on Sunday. There will be a total solar eclipse on Monday, visible in areas of the United States. (EPA photo) SALMON, Idaho/MURPHY, North Carolina -- Millions of Americans armed with protective glasses are taking positions... Read more
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metro
10 sailors missing after US Navy destroyer crashes with tankerA search operation has been launched to try and find the missing sailors (Pictu
metro / Posted 14 hours ago
A search operation has been launched to try and find the missing sailors (Picture: EPA) A US navy guided-missile destroyer collided with a tanker early on Monday in waters east of Singapore and the Strait of Malacca, and at least 10 sailors are... Read more
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Business Standard India
Jihadist terrorists have long had Spain in their sights - here's whyby law enforcement agencies, with investigative skills honed by decades of expe
Business Standard India / Posted 15 hours ago
by law enforcement agencies, with investigative skills honed by decades of experience in fighting terrorism by Basque separatists, are believed to have directly prevented at least 15 major attacks since 2011. Not all the plots were typical.... Read more
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FOX Business
Why You'll Have to Wait Until 2022 to Buy Volkswagen's Electric Microbuskilowatt-hour battery pack, and a predicted range of about 270 miles on the str
FOX Business / Posted 19 hours ago
kilowatt-hour battery pack, and a predicted range of about 270 miles on the strict U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) test cycle. It was fast-charge capable, with the ability to use chargers of up to 150 kilowatts using the CCS DC Fast... Read more
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FOX Business
Why You'll Have to Wait Until 2022 to Buy Volkswagen's Electric Microbuskilowatt-hour battery pack, and a predicted range of about 270 miles on the str
FOX Business / Posted 19 hours ago
kilowatt-hour battery pack, and a predicted range of about 270 miles on the strict U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) test cycle. It was fast-charge capable, with the ability to use chargers of up to 150 kilowatts using the CCS DC Fast... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Fire chiefs are urging Theresa May to act over faulty white goodsthrough homes in a west London tower block.Firefighters deal with three fires i
Daily Mirror / Posted 19 hours ago
through homes in a west London tower block.Firefighters deal with three fires involving white goods every day (Image: EPA) There were no serious injuries but a number of flats were damaged. The dryer was subject to a corrective action/safety... Read more
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metro
Desperate search for survivors after horrific train crash in IndiaRescuers are desperately searching for survivors amid the wreckage (Picture: EP
metro / Posted 22 hours ago
Rescuers are desperately searching for survivors amid the wreckage (Picture: EPA) A desperate search for survivors is underway after at least 23 people died and 156 were injured in a devastating train crash in northern India. The train came off the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Toxic water entering Sydney's drinking catchment, research warnsa real shock to the locals, the level of pollutions here. "Obviously, we've go
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 hours ago
a real shock to the locals, the level of pollutions here. "Obviously, we've got to stop it from happening in the future."EPA welcomes research The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) was approached for comment, and told the ABC that the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Fourth Indian train accident in a year kills 23the site of a train accident where coaches of Puri-Haridwar Kalinga Utkal Expre
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 23 hours ago
the site of a train accident where coaches of Puri-Haridwar Kalinga Utkal Expresss train derailed in Khatauli on Sunday. (EPA photo) NEW DELHI - India began investigating on Sunday a train crash in which 23 people were killed, the fourth major... Read more
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Salon.com
Why shifting regulatory power to the states won’t improve the environmentformally proposed to rescind the Clean Water Rule, an Obama administration regu
Salon.com / Posted 23 hours ago
formally proposed to rescind the Clean Water Rule, an Obama administration regulation that clarifies the jurisdiction of EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers to regulate smaller water bodies and wetlands under the Clean Water Act. One might think... Read more
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metro
Ivanka Trump praises America's 'beautiful' anti-fascist protestersIvanka Trump sent two tweets in response to the rise of Nazi sentiment in the U
metro / Posted yesterday
Ivanka Trump sent two tweets in response to the rise of Nazi sentiment in the US (Picture: EPA) Ivanka Trump has praises ‘beautiful’ anti-fascist counter-protesters in the wake of the Charlottesville atrocity. The First Daughter said she was... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Thousands protest Hong Kong democracy jailingsof Hong Kong citizens protested against the imprisonment of Joshua Wong and fel
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
of Hong Kong citizens protested against the imprisonment of Joshua Wong and fellow pro-democracy activists. (Photos AP, EPA) HONG KONG - Thousands of people took to the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday to protest against the jailing of three... Read more
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metro
Barcelona terrorists hid 120 gas canisters at house before attacksport area.The explosives detonated prematurely the night before the terror atta
metro / Posted yesterday
port area.The explosives detonated prematurely the night before the terror attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils (Picture: EPA/Jaume Sellart)A policeman walks past dozen of gas bottles in Alcanar during a search linked to the Barcelona and Cambrils... Read more
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The Hill
How Jeff Sessions is stopping the EPA’s slush fundclause of the constitution — used to reward the electric-vehicle friends of the
The Hill / Posted yesterday
clause of the constitution — used to reward the electric-vehicle friends of the Obama administration generally, and of the EPA bureaucracy in particular. Note that of the $2 billion, $800 million will go to California alone, and California and its... Read more
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