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KULR-8 Billings
Farmer sues EPA over stock pondCHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A Wyoming farmer is suing the Environmental Protection Ag
Farmer sues EPA over stock pond
KULR-8 Billings / Posted yesterday
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A Wyoming farmer is suing the Environmental Protection Agency over a stock pond. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports (http://bit.ly/1NLS4fb ) that Andy Johnson of Fort Bridger claims that the EPA overreached when it told him the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EALA to Consult Youth On Electronic Transactions BillYouth in the region would be consulted before the EAC Electronic Transactions B
EALA to Consult Youth On Electronic Transactions Bill
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Youth in the region would be consulted before the EAC Electronic Transactions Bill 2014 can sail through the regional legislative body. The decision was reached Wednesday when the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) now sitting in Kampala,... Read more
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Philly.com
Kane says former associates "corruptly manufactured" criminal case against herAngela Couloumbis and Craig R. McCoy, Inquirer Harrisburg Bureau Last updated:
Kane says former associates "corruptly manufactured" criminal case against her
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
Angela Couloumbis and Craig R. McCoy, Inquirer Harrisburg Bureau Last updated: Wednesday, August 26, 2015, 11:42 AM Posted: Wednesday, August 26, 2015, 11:30 AM Fina and Costanzo, who now work in the Philadelphia District Attorney's office, could... Read more
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Washington Post
How companies make millions off lead-poisoned, poor blacksRose, who can neither read nor write, was supposed to be set up for life after
How companies make millions off lead-poisoned, poor blacks
Washington Post / Posted 4 days ago
Rose, who can neither read nor write, was supposed to be set up for life after she won a lead lawsuit against her former landlord and was awarded a large settlement. She’s seen here in Baltimore. (Amanda Voisard/For the Washington Post) BALTIMORE... Read more
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Washington Post
How companies make millions off lead-poisoned, poor blacksRose, who can neither read nor write, was supposed to be set up for life after
How companies make millions off lead-poisoned, poor blacks
Washington Post / Posted 5 days ago
Rose, who can neither read nor write, was supposed to be set up for life after she won a lead lawsuit against her former landlord and was awarded a large settlement. She’s seen here in Baltimore. (Amanda Voisard/For the Washington Post) BALTIMORE... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
Overrule Abood to protect individual rightsDeborah J. La Fetra is a Principal Attorney at Pacific Legal Foundation. Since
Overrule Abood to protect individual rights
SCOTUSblog / Posted 6 days ago
Deborah J. La Fetra is a Principal Attorney at Pacific Legal Foundation. Since 1990, she has written dozens of amicus briefs and directly represented dissenters in challenges to state-compelled subsidization of politicking. She is representing PLF... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
You Have Fought a Good Fight, Cde PresidentAs the reins of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) exchanged han
You Have Fought a Good Fight, Cde President
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
As the reins of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) exchanged hands this week, it is worthy to reflect on the political and soci-economic achievements that the regional bloc scored under the stewardship of an African icon, hero,... Read more
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The Telegraph
In the reckoningThe Aam Aadmi Party is described by its critics as a populist party. The term '
In the reckoning
The Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
The Aam Aadmi Party is described by its critics as a populist party. The term 'populist' doesn't help you place a party on the Left-Right spectrum. In a world where Donald Trump and Jeremy Corbyn are both described as populist, the only thing the... Read more
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Literary Minded
Calling for national action on discriminatory, unfair laws and systems #JustJustice –The article highlighted the importance of the social and cultural determinants
Calling for national action on discriminatory, unfair laws and systems #JustJustice –
Literary Minded / Posted 9 days ago
The article highlighted the importance of the social and cultural determinants of health in any discussion about the over-incarceration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. In the detailed analysis below, he reflects upon his own journey... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Obama’s toxic Environmental Pollution AgencyIt's just the latest man-caused disaster from an out-of-control bureaucracy who
Obama’s toxic Environmental Pollution Agency
Minot Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
It's just the latest man-caused disaster from an out-of-control bureaucracy whose primary mission is not the Earth's preservation, but self-preservation. As always, the government cover-up compounds the crime - which is why the agency's promise this... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Carbon auctions help finance West Sac housing project – and lots moreChristopher Cabaldon, the mayor of West Sacramento, showed up in style last wee
Carbon auctions help finance West Sac housing project – and lots more
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
Christopher Cabaldon, the mayor of West Sacramento, showed up in style last week to help break ground on an affordable housing project in his city: He rode his bicycle. His entrance fit the occasion. The housing project, known as West Gateway Place,... Read more
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The Washington Times
WILLIAM PERRY PENDLEY: Restoring fairness to federal land seizuresOne of the best-known constitutional guarantees, certainly among landowners, is
WILLIAM PERRY PENDLEY: Restoring fairness to federal land seizures
The Washington Times / Posted 11 days ago
One of the best-known constitutional guarantees, certainly among landowners, is the right to “just compensation” when the federal government seizes “private property” for “public use.” What is not well known is that, despite explicit constitutional... Read more
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Orange County Register
Exclusion of blacks from juries raises renewed scrutinySHREVEPORT, La. – Here are some reasons prosecutors have offered for excluding
Exclusion of blacks from juries raises renewed scrutiny
Orange County Register / Posted 13 days ago
SHREVEPORT, La. – Here are some reasons prosecutors have offered for excluding blacks from juries: They were young or old, single or divorced, religious or not, failed to make eye contact, lived in a poor part of town, had served in the military, had... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"A Locally Produced Hitler Or Stalin": Lawmakers Blast US Ally For Staging "Coup"Last week, we noted that the Turkish lira had plunged to a record low against t
"A Locally Produced Hitler Or Stalin": Lawmakers Blast US Ally For Staging "Coup"
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
Last week, we noted that the Turkish lira had plunged to a record low against the dollar as coalition talks between the country’s two largest political parties broke down, setting the stage for snap elections later this year. As we’ve detailed over... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
California experiencing crime wave less than year after election“The Safe Neighborhoods and Schools Act” isn’t living up to its promise. Also k
California experiencing crime wave less than year after election
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
“The Safe Neighborhoods and Schools Act” isn’t living up to its promise. Also known as Proposition 47, the California ballot initiative, which was approved in November 2014 with 60 percent of the vote, downgraded drug possession and many property... Read more
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Everett Herald
‘Sancturary' laws protecting criminals, not public‘Sancturary’ laws protecting criminals, not public Published: Friday, August 1
‘Sancturary' laws protecting criminals, not public
Everett Herald / Posted 16 days ago
‘Sancturary’ laws protecting criminals, not public Published: Friday, August 14, 2015, 12:01 a.m. “I am not remiss to say that from Washington, D.C., to Sacramento, there is a blood trail to Marilyn Pharis' bedroom,” Santa Maria, California, Police... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Oregon Cattlemen's Assn. joins lawsuit against EPA | News - Home Say proposed rule would take water management away from landown
Oregon Cattlemen's Assn. joins lawsuit against EPA
KTVZ Bend / Posted 16 days ago
| News - Home Say proposed rule would take water management away from landowners POSTED: 10:21 PM PDT August 13, 2015 The Oregon Cattlemen's... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Oregon ranchers sign on to lawsuit against EPA for proposed water ruleA lobbying group representing Oregon ranchers has joined a lawsuit contesting a
Oregon ranchers sign on to lawsuit against EPA for proposed water rule
OregonLive.com / Posted 16 days ago
A lobbying group representing Oregon ranchers has joined a lawsuit contesting a proposed rule that would strengthen the federal government's control over water sources. The proposed Clean Water Rule builds on the 1972 Clean Water Act, and contains a... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Jurors can hear mental illness testimony at Alexandria trialCreated: 08/13/2015 10:21 AM By: By MATTHEW BARAKAT FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Lawye
Jurors can hear mental illness testimony at Alexandria trial
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 17 days ago
Created: 08/13/2015 10:21 AM By: By MATTHEW BARAKAT FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Lawyers for a man charged with killing three Alexandria residents over a 10-year span said Thursday their client is innocent and that his mental illness and paranoia made him... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Jurors can hear mental illness testimony at Alexandria trialFAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - Lawyers for a man charged with killing three Alexandria res
Jurors can hear mental illness testimony at Alexandria trial
New Jersey Herald / Posted 17 days ago
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - Lawyers for a man charged with killing three Alexandria residents over a 10-year span said Thursday their client is innocent and that his mental illness and paranoia made him the target of unfounded suspicions. At a pretrial... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Piedmonter/Montclarion letters: Why East Bay eucalyptus trees removal a good thingDebate fact-checkers got their 'facts' wrong I am astounded to see that the As
Piedmonter/Montclarion letters: Why East Bay eucalyptus trees removal a good thing
Oakland Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Debate fact-checkers got their 'facts' wrong I am astounded to see that the Associated Press put out an inaccurate article on fact-checking the GOP debate. For instance, Jeb Bush discussed his goal of 4 percent economic growth. The article claimed... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
ACA's Home Care Pilot Shows Strong Results Out the Gate"This bipartisan bill will help coordinate care and lower costs for Medicare be
ACA's Home Care Pilot Shows Strong Results Out the Gate
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 18 days ago
"This bipartisan bill will help coordinate care and lower costs for Medicare beneficiaries with multiple debilitating diseases, including Alzheimer's, ALS, congestive heart failure, diabetes and other chronic conditions." -- Rep. Edward Markey... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Just As Brazil Hits Rock Bottom, Things Are About To Get Even WorseFor anyone who might have missed it, Brazil is in trouble. Last quarter, Brazi
Just As Brazil Hits Rock Bottom, Things Are About To Get Even Worse
Zero Hedge / Posted 18 days ago
For anyone who might have missed it, Brazil is in trouble. Last quarter, Brazil suffered through the worst growth-inflation mix in over ten years. As Goldman put it, "since 1Q2004 there has not been a single quarter in which we had simultaneously... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
California agrees to pay for sex reassignment for transgender inmate'California is first in the nation to agree to pay for a transgender inmate's se
California agrees to pay for sex reassignment for transgender inmate'
Inside Bay Area / Posted 19 days ago
California is first in the nation to agree to pay for a transgender inmate's sex-reassignment operation, but the state's settlement of a recent court case sidesteps the question of whether such surgery is a constitutional right. The state concedes... Read more
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Business Insurance
Health care reform challenge fails to win rehearing from appeals courtA federal appeals court decided Friday it will not rehear a case considered one
Health care reform challenge fails to win rehearing from appeals court
Business Insurance / Posted 20 days ago
A federal appeals court decided Friday it will not rehear a case considered one of the last significant legal challenges to President Obama’s signature health care reform law. The plaintiff in the case, Washington artist Matt Sissel, plans to appeal... Read more
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The Morning Call
In a first, California agrees to pay for transgender inmate's sex reassignmentCalifornia is first in the nation to agree to pay for a transgender inmate's se
In a first, California agrees to pay for transgender inmate's sex reassignment
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
California is first in the nation to agree to pay for a transgender inmate's sex reassignment operation, but the state's settlement of a recent court case sidesteps the question of whether such surgery is a constitutional right. The state concedes... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
In a first, California agrees to pay for transgender inmate's sex reassignmentCalifornia is first in the nation to agree to pay for a transgender inmate's se
In a first, California agrees to pay for transgender inmate's sex reassignment
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
California is first in the nation to agree to pay for a transgender inmate's sex reassignment operation, but the state's settlement of a recent court case sidesteps the question of whether such surgery is a constitutional right. The state concedes... Read more
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The Washington Times
D.C. Circuit won’t rehear ‘origination clause’ suit against ObamacareA federal appeals court on Friday said it will not reconsider a 2014 ruling tha
D.C. Circuit won’t rehear ‘origination clause’ suit against Obamacare
The Washington Times / Posted 23 days ago
A federal appeals court on Friday said it will not reconsider a 2014 ruling that held Obamacare didn’t violate the Constitution’s “origination clause” requiring the House to kickstart revenue-raising bills, despite the law’s tax on people who do not... Read more
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FOX News
After 32 years, 76-old energy exec still waiting on the fedsWhen Sidney Longwell submitted an application for a permit to drill on federal
After 32 years, 76-old energy exec still waiting on the feds
FOX News / Posted 25 days ago
When Sidney Longwell submitted an application for a permit to drill on federal land in northwest Montana in 1983, Ronald Reagan was in his first term in office, Michael Jackson’s “Billie Jean” was at the top of the pop charts and John Elway was a... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Ohio EPA chief says courts should review new emissions rule COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The head of Ohio's Environmental Protection Agency says
Ohio EPA chief says courts should review new emissions rule
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 25 days ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The head of Ohio's Environmental Protection Agency says the courts should have a chance to fully review President Barack Obama's plan to cut power plant emissions... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Thuli Madonsela unleashed: The outlaw fires back on NkandlaOPINION: Nkandla,Thuli Madonsela,Public Protector,Nkandla ad hoc committee R
Thuli Madonsela unleashed: The outlaw fires back on Nkandla
Eye Witness News / Posted 26 days ago
OPINION: Nkandla,Thuli Madonsela,Public Protector,Nkandla ad hoc committee Ranjeni Munusamy says the public protector has demonstrated her frustration at being repeatedly attacked. If a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Obama raises bar on cutting coal emissionsWASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Monday unveiled an aggressive plan to l
Obama raises bar on cutting coal emissions
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Monday unveiled an aggressive plan to limit greenhouse gases emitted by the nation's power plants, declaring that time was running out to thwart the most dangerous effects of global climate change. "No... Read more
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Forbes
EPA Has Designed Its Clean Power Plan To Evade Court ReviewPresident Barack Obama speaks about his Clean Power Plan, Monday, at the White
EPA Has Designed Its Clean Power Plan To Evade Court Review
Forbes / Posted 26 days ago
President Barack Obama speaks about his Clean Power Plan, Monday, at the White House. The EPA is mandating steep cuts in greenhouse gas emissions from U.S. power plants. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) The author is a partner in the Washington, D.C., office... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, statesPresident Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power plant emissions wit
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, states
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 26 days ago
President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power plant emissions with a federal plan that — if successful — would attempt to slow global warming by dramatically shifting the way Americans get and use electricity. Touting the plan at a... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, statesWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power p
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, states
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 26 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power plant emissions with a federal plan that — if successful — would attempt to slow global warming by dramatically shifting the way Americans get and use electricity. Touting... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Obama heralds impact of power plant greenhouse gas limitsWASHINGTON (AP) — Calling it a moral obligation, President Barack Obama unveile
Obama heralds impact of power plant greenhouse gas limits
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 26 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Calling it a moral obligation, President Barack Obama unveiled the final version of his plan to dramatically cut emissions from U.S. power plants, as he warned anew that climate change will threaten future generations if left... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Obama heralds impact of power plant greenhouse gas limitsWASHINGTON (AP) — Calling it a moral obligation, President Barack Obama unveile
Obama heralds impact of power plant greenhouse gas limits
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Calling it a moral obligation, President Barack Obama unveiled the final version of his plan to dramatically cut emissions from U.S. power plants, as he warned anew that climate change will threaten future generations if left... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, statesWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power p
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, states
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power plant emissions with a federal plan that — if successful — would attempt to slow global warming by dramatically shifting the way Americans get and use electricity. Touting... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Obama heralds impact of power plant greenhouse gas limitsWASHINGTON (AP) — Calling it a moral obligation, President Barack Obama unveile
Obama heralds impact of power plant greenhouse gas limits
The Marietta Times / Posted 26 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Calling it a moral obligation, President Barack Obama unveiled the final version of his plan to dramatically cut emissions from U.S. power plants, as he warned anew that climate change will threaten future generations if left... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, statesWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power p
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, states
The Marietta Times / Posted 26 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power plant emissions with a federal plan that — if successful — would attempt to slow global warming by dramatically shifting the way Americans get and use electricity. Touting... Read more
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The Huntington Herald-Dispatch
New power plan met with lawsuit threats Aug. 04, 2015 @ 12:01 AM The Associated Press WASHINGTON - Calling it a mor
New power plan met with lawsuit threats
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch / Posted 26 days ago
Aug. 04, 2015 @ 12:01 AM The Associated Press WASHINGTON - Calling it a moral obligation, President Barack Obama unveiled the final version of his plan to dramatically cut emissions from U.S. power plants,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Obama calls for carbon cuts by U.S. power plantsWASHINGTON -- Calling it a moral obligation, President Barack Obama unveiled th
Obama calls for carbon cuts by U.S. power plants
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 26 days ago
WASHINGTON -- Calling it a moral obligation, President Barack Obama unveiled the final version of his plan to dramatically cut emissions from U.S. power plants, as he warned anew that climate change will threaten future generations if left... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Obama’s power plant climate plan shifts to courts, statesWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power p
Obama’s power plant climate plan shifts to courts, states
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power plant emissions with a federal plan that — if successful — would attempt to slow global warming by dramatically shifting the way Americans get and use electricity. Touting... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, statesWASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power p
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, states
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 26 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power plant emissions with a federal plan that - if successful - would attempt to slow global warming by dramatically shifting the way Americans get and use electricity. Touting... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, statesWASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power p
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, states
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 26 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power plant emissions with a federal plan that - if successful - would attempt to slow global warming by dramatically shifting the way Americans get and use electricity. Touting... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Thuli Madonsela unleashed: The Outlaw fires back on NkandlaIt was little unorthodox for journalists to be addressed as “Honourable Speaker
Thuli Madonsela unleashed: The Outlaw fires back on Nkandla
Daily Maverick / Posted 26 days ago
It was little unorthodox for journalists to be addressed as “Honourable Speaker” at a media briefing. Then again, in South Africa there are all sorts of surprises for journalists on the job – from signal jamming to pictures being deleted by police... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, statesWASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power p
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, states
New Jersey Herald / Posted 26 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power plant emissions with a federal plan that - if successful - would attempt to slow global warming by dramatically shifting the way Americans get and use electricity. Touting... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, statesWASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power p
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, states
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 26 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power plant emissions with a federal plan that - if successful - would attempt to slow global warming by dramatically shifting the way Americans get and use electricity. Touting... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, statesWASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power p
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, states
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 26 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power plant emissions with a federal plan that - if successful - would attempt to slow global warming by dramatically shifting the way Americans get and use electricity. Touting... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, statesWASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power p
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, states
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 26 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power plant emissions with a federal plan that — if successful — would attempt to slow global warming by dramatically shifting the way Americans get and use electricity. Touting... Read more
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