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  1. New video: Historic French Quarter building collapses; clean-up underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A historic three-story building collapsed Wednesday afternoon in the heart of the French Quarter sending a plume of dust into the air that had bystanders running for cover. The collapse happened in the 800 block of Royal Street.

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  2. Fire and demolition crews start on tear-down of collapsed French Quarter buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    The demolition process of a building that collapsed Tuesday and Wednesday in the French Quarter has begun. The actual tearing down of the building began around noon in the 800 block of Royal Street near St. Ann, and work is set to take several days.

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  3. DEQ letter: Acme Meijer site developer violated permit with East Bay silt plumesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | MLive.com

    State regulators have handed out a violation notice to developers of a Meijer Inc.-anchored construction site that sent " unprecedented " amounts of clay-laden silt runoff into East Grand Traverse Bay this fall. The letter sent this week to Ohio developer Jeffrey R. Anderson is the first step in state environmental enforcement that could result in fines or court action if sediment runoff from the 140-acre construction site in Grand Traverse County isn't halted.

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  4. Texas is Fighting Lower Ozone Standards Because We Can Just Stay InsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Burnt Orange Report

    The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality is supposed to protect the state from pollution. Instead, it is fighting the federal government on tougher ozone standards.

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  5. DEQ sued over transfer of wastewater permitRead the original story

    Thursday | KFBB

    The Department of Environmental Quality is being sued over its decision to transfer a Clark Fork River wastewater discharge permit from a now-defunct pulp and paper operation to the buyer of the property, which hasn't stated any concrete plans for its use. The Missoulian reports the Missoula City-County Health Board, the Missoula Valley Water Quality District, the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes and the Clark Fork Coalition filed the lawsuit against the DEQ in District Court in Helena this week.

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  6. St. Johns nears end of street projects for 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Lansing State Journal

    St. Johns nears end of street projects for 2014 Three miles of city streets receive improvements, enhancements Check out this story on lansingstatejournal.com: http://on.lsj.com/1wmTZwK The City of St. Johns completed its street projects for 2014. Just over three miles of city streets were improved as a result of a citywide millage.

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  7. S&P 500 Analyst Moves: SRCLRead the original story

    Thursday | MarketNewsVideo

    The latest tally of analyst opinions from the major brokerage houses shows that among the components of the S&P 500 index, Stericycle is now the #57 analyst pick, moving up by 1 spot.

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  8. Another NFIB candidate, Andy Davis, flunks rating by one small businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Arkansas Times

    The National Federation of Independent Business is essentially a Republican front group that masquerades as a champion of small business while pushing the anti-tax, anti-regulation interests of its huge corporate sponsors. I mostly ignore their endorsements because they amount to the Republican Party endorsing a Republican.

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  9. New video: Historic French Quarter building collapses; clean-up underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A historic three-story building collapsed Wednesday afternoon in the heart of the French Quarter sending a plume of dust into the air that had bystanders running for cover. The collapse happened in the 800 block of Royal Street.

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  10. Asbestos demolition deal sparks state investigation in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2013 | NOLA.com

    Hamp's Construction Co., a demolition firm that Mayor Mitch Landrieu once publicly chastised as irresponsible, is now the target of a state environmental investigation over its handling of asbestos at five sites managed by the New Orleans Redevelopment Authority. The Times-Picayune between the company, NORA and state regulators suggest that Hamp's demolished the residences without first properly testing for the known carcinogen in the building materials.

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  11. Department of Environmental Quality awards $1.6 million grant to continue water cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | EurekAlert!

    For the past decade, professor Robert Nairn and his team of students at the University of Oklahoma College of Engineering have worked to begin cleaning mineral contamination from the waters at the Tar Creek Superfund site. The cost-effective, low-effort passive water treatment process designed by Nairn and his team is proving successful, and the Department of Environmental Quality recently awarded Nairn a $1.6 million grant to continue his work in northeast Oklahoma.

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  12. Civeo Corp. adds three members to board, establishes Value Creation CommitteeRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | Theflyonthewall.com

    On The Fly: After Hours Movers UP AFTER EARNINGS: Helen of Troy , up 3%... Barracuda Networks , up marginally after reporting second quarter results. ALSO HIGHER: Sucampo Pharmaceuticals , up 19.2% after announcing settlement agreement resolving patent litigation on AMITIZA... Civeo , up 15% after Greenlight Capital reported a 9.99% stake in the company... EXCO Resources , up 10.6% after T. Boone Pickens says that company approached by buyers, reported by Bloomberg... EXACT Sciences , up 3.7% after announcing final national coverage determination for Cologuard... US Ecology , up 2.5% following announcement that it will replace Measurement Specialties in S&P 600.

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  13. Bruce Rauner's 'pay-to-play' bribery scheme, fed conviction of ex-Detroit MayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Examiner.com

    Dan Mihalopoulos answers three questions about GTCR, Bruce Rauner's private-equity firm, and its involvement in a massive corruption scandal in Detroit. Rich Miller's Capitol Fax reported yesterday that the Chicago Sun-Times has a front-page story today about another Bruce Rauner -owned GTCR company called Synagro Technologies Inc., which was involved in the bribery corruption probe that sent Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick to prison for 28 years .

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  14. U.S. Industrial Vacancy Rate The Lowest In Over A DecadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Manufacturing.net

    The U.S. industrial vacancy rate dropped to its lowest level in more than a decade during the third quarter of 2014, according to commercial real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield . The company's latest research findings, released today, show significant space absorption, which coupled with historically low supply is driving strong rent growth in most major industrial hubs.

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  15. Portland is Crumbling-Just Ask City BureausRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | The Pordland Mercury

    Honestly, it's a miracle this clattering, smoking contraption of a city even keeps rolling . For proof, waggle a few million bucks in fresh maintenance cash.

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  16. Department of Environmental Quality Awards $1.6 Million Grant to OU ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Newswise

    NORMAN, Okla. - For the past decade, professor Robert Nairn and his team of students at the University of Oklahoma College of Engineering have worked to begin cleaning mineral contamination from the waters at the Tar Creek Superfund site.

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  17. TCEQ Scientist Says the Smog Is Fine Because Texans Stay IndoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Houston Press

    The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has never exactly been on point when it comes to, you know, protecting the environment but the state agency came out with a doozy this week.

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  18. Resident raises stink about noxious odors in Jefferson; council, president promise actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | NOLA.com

    For years, the 911 calls have come from Jefferson Parish residents, public officials, church groups, often in the middle of the night, reporting noxious smells, possibly from hazardous and illegal chemical emissions. "It's strange to me that these occurrences regularly happen in the middle of the night," said Jefferson Parish Councilman Chris Roberts.

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  19. Sewer district reverses storm water problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | The News-Star

    Sewer district reverses storm water problems Storm water no longer a concern for sewer system with local man's invention Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1tLHywT Jabar Corp.'s owner David Putnam has designed and patented a small device that will make a huge difference in stopping the inflow of surface water through manhole covers for sewer districts. It's a simple rubber invention that clamps onto a manhole through a drilled hole that's secured with engineering glue.

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  20. Waste Connections' (WCN) CEO Ron Mittelstaedt on Q3 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Seeking Alpha

    Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Waste Connections Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call.

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