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  1. Turning a blind eye to concernsRead the original story

    2 min ago | Rice Lake Online

    The Rice Lake Chronotype The party line among the companies that use hydraulic fracturing to get at hard to reach oil and gas deposits has always been that they drill at depths far below the aquifers we use for drinking water.

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  2. PCBs consumer products: Despite ban, dangerous chemicals still in itemsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Examiner.com

    Additional testing has revealed several more areas at Wethersfield High School with elevated PCBs, but no air or surface contamination.

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  3. NRV business advancing clean coal technologyRead the original story

    11 min ago | Southwest Times

    A New River Valley business with links to Pulaski is advancing new technology aimed at making coal a clean source of energy.

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  4. SeaWorld drops appeal of OSHA violationRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    SeaWorld Entertainment has dropped an appeal of citations it received after the drowning of a trainer who was pulled under by a killer whale, ending any chance of trainers ever again swimming with orcas during shows.

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  5. House passes compromise coal ash billRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | WRAL.com

    ... into the public consciousness. Even before the Feb. 2 spill, environmental groups like the Southern Environmental Law Center have been pushing in the courts to force Duke to cleanup the ponds. Advocates for the SELC and a few other groups have ...

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  6. Duke CEO: 'We take responsibility' on spillRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Business Journal

    Duke Energy CEO Lynn Good, says the company is working to ensure that drinking water for communities along the Ohio River remains safe.

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  7. EPA Pesticide Bans Threaten You and the EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | AmmoLand

    When Rachel Carson's book, " Silent Spring ", was published, filled with totally false claims about DDT, the Environmental Protection Agency looked it over and concluded she had used manipulated data.

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  8. U.S. biodiesel industry suffers as biofuel rule delays drag onRead the original story

    26 min ago | Reuters

    The long wait for final 2014 federal biofuel use targets has compounded troubles for U.S. biodiesel producers already hit by the Obama administration's preliminary plan to slash renewable fuel requirements.

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  9. Water intake resumes after Ohio River oil spillRead the original story

    31 min ago | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Ohio and Kentucky water districts have resumed taking water from the Ohio River after a fuel oil spill led them to stop doing so.

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  10. Yellowstone Seeks Public Input On Proposal To Update Youth CampusRead the original story

    31 min ago | Yellowstone National Park

    Yellowstone National Park P.O. Box 168 Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 20, 2014 14-062 Yellowstone National Park is considering a proposal to update the existing Youth Conservation Corps facility at Mammoth Hot Springs to better achieve the park's environmental education goals as well as to comply with modern ... (more)

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  11. 31 Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs Attorneys Named to 2015 Best Lawyers in America ListRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | PRWeb

    ... / Regulatory Law, Criminal Defense: White-Collar 6. William L. Caplan, Commercial Litigation, Environmental Law, Real Estate Law 7. Gerald B. Chattman, Employment Law - Management 8. Steven A. Dimengo, Commercial Litigation, Tax Law 9. William D. ...

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  12. 2014 Dodge Durango Citadel AWD Review By Steve PurdyRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The Auto Channel

    Dodge Durango started life as a mid-size, rear-wheel drive, body-on-frame SUV and has evolved into this large, 7-passenger, three-row, uni-body CUV.

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  13. Continue ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | The Auto Channel

    Aug. 19, 2014: With the Accord and CR-V attracting retail customers in record numbers in the first half of 2014, Honda is again leading the industry with the most popular car and SUV in America, according to a Honda analysis of new-vehicle retail registration data from IHS Automotive.

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  14. Chloramine conversion delayedRead the original story

    40 min ago | RecordNET

    Stockton's conversion to a new chemical to treat city drinking water has been delayed until November due to permitting issues, officials said this week.

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  15. Rain, storms keep ozone levels safe this summerRead the original story

    43 min ago | KSL-TV

    State environmental officials said Wednesday that there have been only been six incidents this summer of ozone levels surpassing the safe threshold established by the Environmental Protection Agency.

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  16. Marshall commission OKs power plant agreementRead the original story

    56 min ago | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    The Marshall County Commission will receive about $31 million in revenue over 30 years from a 549-megatt natural gas-power plant that developers plan to build in Moundsville.

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  17. Social media slip? Blame the internRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    It's no secret that social media exposes public officials and organizations to deeper scrutiny.

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  18. Workplace Penalties Mounting Up for Illinois Roofing ContractorRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Insurance Journal West

    Roofing contractor Juan Manuel Antonio-Martinez has been cited for three willful safety violations for exposing workers to fall hazards at two separate residential home sites in Savoy, Ill., on March 26, 2014, and April 9, 2014.

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  19. Senator: Affordable wood stove heat in perilRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Westerner

    A pair of Idaho lawmakers are among those proposing legislation aimed to protect wood stove manufactures facing proposed regulations that tighten emission standards.

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  20. Ex-Fort Worth business owner sentenced in EPA fraud caseRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Star-Telegram.com

    A former Fort Worth business owner has been sentenced to more than four years in federal prison in an Environmental Protection Agency fraud case that he operated from 2009 through 2012.

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