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EPA is proposing , at the request of the State of Maine, to require the sale of reformulated gasoline in York, Cumberland, Sagadahoc, Androscoggin, Kennebec, Knox and Lincoln counties in southern Maine starting in June 2015.
Colorado has added state and local government jobs at the second fastest pace of any state since the U.S. economy slipped into recession in late 2007, according to a report from the Economic Policy Institute .
Federal Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell and Education Secretary Arne Duncan recently announced that applications are now available for the $250 million Preschool Development Grants competition.
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In the year 2000, the District of Columbia had three miles of bike lanes. Today, the district has roughly 80 miles of bike infrastructure , including the first lanes in historically underserved Ward 8 .
The U.S. cannabis market appears primed to continue its unprecedented growth this year with 17 votes on the herb scheduled for the November general election.
The state educational standards heralded with great acclaim in 2010 have hit on hard times.
The total number of hate crimes in the District of Columbia declined in 2013 while those based solely on race rose by nearly 40 percent, according to an annual report from the Metropolitan Police Department.
A public schoolteacher claims in court that the District of Columbia fired him for refusing his principal's orders "to change and falsify student records, to alter test scores on standardized assessments, and to fabricate levels of student achievement."
The world's biggest banks have now paid more than $125 billion in fines for wrongdoing tied to the financial crisis.
One hundred dollars is more valuable in Missouri than it is in Illinois - in fact, more valuable than in all but three other states, and one of those is a tie.
Lawmakers in statehouses across the United States have approved 132 immigration-related laws so far this year, representing a nine percent decline since 2013, according to a report issued by the National Conference of State Legislatures.
Boasberg ruled that US law bars former heads of state from being sued for actions they took while in office, but not for private acts or those taken in prior government posts.
The securities litigation law firm of Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation, announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia on behalf of all persons who purchased or otherwise acquired the common stock of , Inc. during the period between February 1, 2012 through May 7, ... (more)
A Canna Security America technician surveys a legal marijuana growing facility. Cultivation facilities typically range from 10,000-25,000 square feet and require 30 to 80 surveillance cameras.
Criminal investigators from the IRS are reviewing records related to an affordable apartment complex in the District of Columbia that's become a flashpoint in the race for mayor.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 06:52 am
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