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Orange County Register
President Obama to designate 3 spots in the California desert as national monumentsSouthern California Friday, he will establish three national monuments covering
President Obama to designate 3 spots in the California desert as national monuments
Orange County Register / Posted 5 minutes ago
Southern California Friday, he will establish three national monuments covering almost 2 million acres in the Mojave Desert and bypassing similar legislation that has languished for years in Congress. The White House confirmed that Obama will use... Read more
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J Weekly
hardly strictly bagels | How about some Sunrise bagels as I ride off into the sunset?four years that I’ve written “Hardly Strictly Bagels,” each column has been acc
hardly strictly bagels | How about some Sunrise bagels as I ride off into the sunset?
J Weekly / Posted 6 hours ago
four years that I’ve written “Hardly Strictly Bagels,” each column has been accompanied by the tagline “Send hot tips and out-of-the-way finds to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).” My dream was for recommendations to... Read more
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Sky News Australia
La Nina expected to return in coming monthsEven as the El Nino weather phenomenon continues to affect global temperatures
La Nina expected to return in coming months
Sky News Australia / Posted 8 hours ago
Even as the El Nino weather phenomenon continues to affect global temperatures and crops, its counterpart La Nina is increasingly expected to emerge in the coming months for the first time in four years. The return of La Nina, Spanish for 'the girl'... Read more
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PhysOrg
Ice sheet modeling of Greenland, Antarctica helps predict sea-level riseIrina Tezaur and Ray Tuminaro analyze a model of Antarctica. They are part of a
Ice sheet modeling of Greenland, Antarctica helps predict sea-level rise
PhysOrg / Posted 16 hours ago
Irina Tezaur and Ray Tuminaro analyze a model of Antarctica. They are part of a Sandia National Laboratories team working to improve the reliability and efficiency of computational models that describe ice sheet behavior and dynamics. Credit: Dino... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SBCC Said Contributing to Health Sector Developmentin the over all health of the people. "One of the contributory factors for this
SBCC Said Contributing to Health Sector Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
in the over all health of the people. "One of the contributory factors for this success was the constant thoughtful and consistent use of health communication to inform, educate mobilize both citizens and health workers. " According to him,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
John Kasich has been billed as moderate candidate, but his record is anything butafter he placed second in the New Hampshire primary, John Kasich was transforme
John Kasich has been billed as moderate candidate, but his record is anything but
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 17 hours ago
after he placed second in the New Hampshire primary, John Kasich was transformed from a low profile, under-the-radar candidate to the new face of compassionate conservatism in America. Here, apparently, was the moderate Republican antidote to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
3 Stocks We Like -- but Not for Retireesno one knows when the stock market or individual stocks will stop falling; but
3 Stocks We Like -- but Not for Retirees
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 hours ago
no one knows when the stock market or individual stocks will stop falling; but if you're bargain hunting investment ideas, and you're young enough to take a chance owning a few risky stocks in your portfolio for the long haul, it may be a good time... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Energy: Fallout after court blocks climate rulePOST-POWER PLAN STAY SCRAMBLE BEGINS: There was widespread fallout among Presid
Overnight Energy: Fallout after court blocks climate rule
The Hill / Posted yesterday
POST-POWER PLAN STAY SCRAMBLE BEGINS: There was widespread fallout among President Obama’s supporters and opponents Wednesday after the Supreme Court blocked his main climate change rule for power plants. The leaders of the Senate kicked off the... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
President Barack Obama's remarks today to Illinois legislators(AP) — President Barack Obama's speech to Illinois legislators, including some
President Barack Obama's remarks today to Illinois legislators
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted yesterday
(AP) — President Barack Obama's speech to Illinois legislators, including some former colleagues, left them starry-eyed and receptive to his message Wednesday about changing the rancorous tone of politics to one that's more collaborative and less... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Mike Grogan Weather Blog: Big Ups & Downs, But Winter on Holddays. This is enhancing our fire danger. Despite saturated soils from the early
Mike Grogan Weather Blog: Big Ups & Downs, But Winter on Hold
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted yesterday
days. This is enhancing our fire danger. Despite saturated soils from the early winter deluge, our vegetation has dried out and primed us for wildfire season. Fire danger is our immediate focus in Oklahoma. Our region is straddling the gradient of... Read more
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The Hill
Two green groups back Feingold in Wisconsin Senate raceendorsed Democrat Russ Feingold to take back his former Senate seat. The Leagu
Two green groups back Feingold in Wisconsin Senate race
The Hill / Posted yesterday
endorsed Democrat Russ Feingold to take back his former Senate seat. The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) Action Fund and the Sierra Club said Feingold, who is challenging Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.), has a strong history in fighting climate... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Bend Energy ChallengeBend is poised to become a finalist in the Georgetown University Energy Prize,
Bend Energy Challenge
The Source Weekly / Posted yesterday
Bend is poised to become a finalist in the Georgetown University Energy Prize, placing 11th out of 50 American cities vying for a $5 million prize aimed at spurring education and innovation in reducing energy consumption. The city has until the end... Read more
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PhysOrg
Studying climate change impact on maple syrup qualitysyrup made from sap from maple trees at Harvard Forest in north central Massach
Studying climate change impact on maple syrup quality
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
syrup made from sap from maple trees at Harvard Forest in north central Massachusetts for a new study of the impact of climate change on sap sugar content and chemistry. Credit: UMass Amherst/Molly Rapp As maple sugaring season approaches,... Read more
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Orange County Register
Supreme Court's blow to emissions efforts might imperil Paris Climate AccordWASHINGTON – The Supreme Court’s surprise decision Tuesday to halt President Ba
Supreme Court's blow to emissions efforts might imperil Paris Climate Accord
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court’s surprise decision Tuesday to halt President Barack Obama’s climate change regulation could weaken or even imperil the international global warming accord reached with great ceremony in Paris less than two months ago,... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama AG, Southern Co. cheer Supreme Court's decision to delay Clean Power Planthe courts, stopping in place what is seen as one of the hallmarks of President
Alabama AG, Southern Co. cheer Supreme Court's decision to delay Clean Power Plan
Al.com / Posted yesterday
the courts, stopping in place what is seen as one of the hallmarks of President Barack Obama's efforts to combat global climate change and shift the country toward cleaner energy. States had been facing a September deadline to submit an... Read more
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CNN
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate change rules"This is an exceedingly uncommon situation for the court to step in, and it jeo
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate change rules
CNN / Posted yesterday
"This is an exceedingly uncommon situation for the court to step in, and it jeopardizes the plan all together from going into affect while President Obama remains in office," said Bruce Huber, professor of law at Notre Dame Law school. "The Supreme... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study predicts world economy unlikely to stop relying on fossil fuelsA pumpjack in Texas. Image: Wikipedia. On the heels of last year's historic cli
Study predicts world economy unlikely to stop relying on fossil fuels
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
A pumpjack in Texas. Image: Wikipedia. On the heels of last year's historic climate agreement in Paris, a new study concludes that fossil fuel consumption is likely to grow without clear and decisive global action to put an adequate price on carbon... Read more
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The Hill
The chaotic fight for ObamaCareasked. “We didn’t give you enough attention?” ADVERTISEMENT Altmire voted no
The chaotic fight for ObamaCare
The Hill / Posted yesterday
asked. “We didn’t give you enough attention?” ADVERTISEMENT Altmire voted no on the House ObamaCare legislation in 2009 and had been undecided on the final measure, concerned about the bill’s cost-containment provisions. He was seen as a pivotal... Read more
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CBS News
​Why Obama's oil tax hasn't got a chancecars "serves less as a practical proposal than as aspirational vision," said Dr
​Why Obama's oil tax hasn't got a chance
CBS News / Posted yesterday
cars "serves less as a practical proposal than as aspirational vision," said Dr. Alan Krupnick, co-director of the RFF Center for Energy and Climate Economics. The Republican-controlled Congress has already rejected the $4.15 trillion proposed... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Green BriefsFour Trail Run, Power of Four Mountain Bike race, Power of Four ski mountaineer
Green Briefs
The Aspen Times / Posted yesterday
Four Trail Run, Power of Four Mountain Bike race, Power of Four ski mountaineering race, Red Bull Rise, Big Mountain Enduro and Aspen Allergy Conference Annual Bike Ride and Picnic. The events are regularly permitted by the Aspen-Sopris Ranger... Read more
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Vail Daily
Eagle County OKs funding for climate fightEAGLE — The Eagle County commissioners say climate change is a “slow moving cat
Eagle County OKs funding for climate fight
Vail Daily / Posted 2 days ago
EAGLE — The Eagle County commissioners say climate change is a “slow moving catastrophe” and are investing $52,000 in a plan to do what they can. “This is important, and what we can impact, we should impact,” said County Commissioner Jill... Read more
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Vail Daily
County OKs funding for climate fightEAGLE — The Eagle County commissioners say climate change is a “slow moving cat
County OKs funding for climate fight
Vail Daily / Posted 2 days ago
EAGLE — The Eagle County commissioners say climate change is a “slow moving catastrophe” and are investing $52,000 in a plan to do what they can. “This is important, and what we can impact we should impact,” said County Commissioner Jill... Read more
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Vail Daily
County commissioners OK funding for climate fightEAGLE — The Eagle County commissioners say climate change is a “slow moving cat
County commissioners OK funding for climate fight
Vail Daily / Posted 2 days ago
EAGLE — The Eagle County commissioners say climate change is a “slow moving catastrophe” and are investing $52,000 in a plan to do what they can. “This is important, and what we can impact we should impact,” said County Commissioner Jill... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, justices blocked the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule is... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, the court blocked the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Supreme Court blocks President Obama's climate change rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks President Obama's climate change rules
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, the court blocked the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate change rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate change rules
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, the court blocked the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, justices blocked the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule is... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, justices blocked the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule is... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules
KSPR Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, justices blocked the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule is... Read more
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My EastText
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules
My EastText / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, the court blocked the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, justices blocked the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule is... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, the court blocked the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, the court blocked the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, the court blocked the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, the court blocked the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, the court blocked the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules | Politics - Home Court reacts to lawsuit filed by 29 states, energy industry
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
| Politics - Home Court reacts to lawsuit filed by 29 states, energy industry By Ariane de Vogue and Dan Berman CNN Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The Supreme Court... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, the court blocked the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, the court blocked the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, the court blocked the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, the court blocked the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, the court blocked the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Supreme Court Blocks Obama Climate Change Rulesrules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsu
Supreme Court Blocks Obama Climate Change Rules
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 2 days ago
rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, the court blocked the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Obama calls climate change an 'indisputable' security threatPresident Barack Obama has argued for action on climate change as a matter of h
Obama calls climate change an 'indisputable' security threat
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
President Barack Obama has argued for action on climate change as a matter of health, environmental protection and international obligation. On Wednesday, he added national security. Those who deny global warming are putting at risk the United... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Jim Prentice to pen book on energy issues at Washington think-tankFormer Alberta premier Jim Prentice has a new job. The Washington-based Canada
Jim Prentice to pen book on energy issues at Washington think-tank
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Former Alberta premier Jim Prentice has a new job. The Washington-based Canada Institute at the Wilson Center says Prentice has joined the organization as a visiting fellow. The think-tank works to increase awareness about Canada and Canada-U.S.... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Trump tosses out insults, policy positions at blowout rally in N.H.everything you’d expect. 1968 Wharton graduate Donald Trump, in front of a cro
Trump tosses out insults, policy positions at blowout rally in N.H.
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 2 days ago
everything you’d expect. 1968 Wharton graduate Donald Trump, in front of a crowd of about 5,000 at the Verizon Wireless Center in Manchester, delivered a bombastic, wide-ranging address on the eve of the New Hampshire primaries. Trump was... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Besieged Aleppo center stage in new Syrian fightingelection-year budgetObama unveils record $4.1 trillion election-year budget Pr
Besieged Aleppo center stage in new Syrian fighting
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 2 days ago
election-year budgetObama unveils record $4.1 trillion election-year budget President Barack Obama is releasing his eighth and final budget, a $4 trillion-plus document that's freighted with liberal policy initiatives and both new and familiar tax... Read more
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Mashable
Aviation's first-ever carbon standards won't do much to slow global warmingThe world got one step closer to closing one of the biggest remaining climate r
Aviation's first-ever carbon standards won't do much to slow global warming
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
The world got one step closer to closing one of the biggest remaining climate regulatory loopholes on Monday, when a U.N. panel proposed the first-ever greenhouse gas emissions measures for commercial aircraft. The targets, however, are nowhere near... Read more
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Roll Call
The Budget in Brief - NewsThe Budget in Brief Eric Ueland, staff director for the Senate Budget Committe
The Budget in Brief - News
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
The Budget in Brief Eric Ueland, staff director for the Senate Budget Committee, hands out printed copies of the President’’s 2017 budget to staffers Tuesday in the Senate Budget Committee hearing room in the Dirksen Senate Office Building. (Photo... Read more
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