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  1. Mont. man brags on Facebook that he ran over wolvesRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Windsor Beacon

    A Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks law enforcement official said Friday the agency is "looking into" a Missoula anti-wolf extremist's Facebook claim that he purposefully ran down a pair of wolves on an interstate highway near the Idaho-Montana border. Montana FWP Region 2 Warden Capt.

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  2. Policy StudiesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | InsiderOnline

    Article V of the United States Constitution prescribes methods of amending the instrument. It tells us that all amendments must be ratified by legislatures or conventions in three fourths of the states-but that before they can be ratified, they must be duly proposed.

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  3. Waste Management settles lawsuit in school incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Chronicle

    CORTLAND – The lawsuit the Illinois Attorney General's Office filed after about 60 students and staff at Cortland Elementary School were sickened by a landfill odor ended with little fanfare. Waste Management of Illinois agreed to pay thousands of dollars to DeKalb School District 428 and area fire departments.

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  4. Erosion work at Harroun delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    Work to correct erosion along this gravel path at Harroun Park is to be delayed until next year. THE BLADE Sylvania's bio-retention cell project to absorb water runoff and diminish land erosion at Harroun Community Park has been postponed until early next year.

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  5. State reps to introduce water-testing billRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    A promised bill mandating testing of drinking water for a toxin produced by algae is about to be introduced, adding to Ohio bills governing application of fertilizer to reduce farmland runoff. But state hearings vowed more than a month ago in the immediate wake of Toledo's water crisis have yet to occur.

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  6. Roses to the Hoosick Falls parade honoring Korean War veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    ROSES to the parade honoring veterans of "The Forgotten War" held in Hoosick Falls, N.Y., last Saturday. Fifty area men and women were recognized at the Korean War Veterans Welcome Home Parade.

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  7. Oakland: Sausal Creek group works for steelhead trout's survivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Inside Bay Area

    The Friends of Sausal Creek will be hard at work on Creek to Bay Day 2014 Saturday to safeguard the steelhead trout, which is under threat of survival in the creek because of the state's severe drought. The creek runs through Oakland, passing through Dimond Canyon before it dumps into the Oakland Estuary near the Fruitvale Bridge.

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  8. EarthTalkARead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Bradenton Times

    Dear EarthTalk: I thought that putting ethanol in our gas tanks was going help fight climate change, but lately I've heard reports to the contrary. Can you enlighten? -- Bill B., Hershey, PA Ethanol and similar "biofuels" made from corn and other crops seem like a good idea given their potential for reducing our carbon outputs as well as our reliance on fossil fuels.

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  9. Energy clean, land not, at Sullivan's LedgeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Energy generated by the solar farm at Sullivan's Ledge may be "clean," but the soil under them isn't. The Sullivan's Ledge Superfund site is, like the New Bedford Harbor, an example of the Environmental Protection Agency's common practice of leaving toxic chemicals behind at sites, opting instead to use other means to limit human contact with the chemicals.

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  10. Council says Ohio EPA is giving gas, coal a passRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Journal

    Council says Ohio EPA is giving gas, coal a pass The Ohio Environmental Council says the Ohio EPA is loosening standards for projects. Check out this story on mansfieldnewsjournal.com: http://ohne.ws/1sbG5PC A Haliburton crew prepares to frack gas and oil on farm land in Ohio.

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  11. Mont. man brags on Facebook that he ran over wolvesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Central Ohio

    A Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks law enforcement official said Friday the agency is "looking into" a Missoula anti-wolf extremist's Facebook claim that he purposefully ran down a pair of wolves on an interstate highway near the Idaho-Montana border. Montana FWP Region 2 Warden Capt.

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  12. Energy Dept. still pushing for SRS cleanup extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Star

    The Department of Energy is calling for a dispute resolution after the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control, or SCDHEC, denied its request to extend tank-closure deadlines at the Savannah River Site. The dispute resolution was announced in a Sept.

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  13. Get a tax break on energy saving products in Florida this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Energy star appliances save on energy. Great to use during tax season when many homeowners spend their returns on home improvements.

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  14. Commissioners hear from mine official on power plant carbon emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Clemmy Allen, executive director of the United Mine Workers Career Centers Inc., heads from county to county in Appalachia asking commissioners to pass a resolution supporting cleaner, coal-fired power plants.

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  15. Company cited for deadly Boston fireRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration found D&J Ironworks didn't follow safety precautions, and they led to the deadly fire on March 26. In a news release, the agency said the welding company let employees install railings using welding equipment during high wind conditions.

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  16. Saving the Gunnison sage grouseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Denver Post

    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will decide by Nov. 12 whether to list the Gunnison sage grouse as an endangered species. Although I can somewhat sympathize with the residents of southern Colorado with regards to having to alter their lives for the Gunnison sage grouse, what your article failed to focus on is how the Gunnison sage grouse has had to alter its life, too.

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  17. September 22, 2014 - Rating agencies: Jury is still out on credit...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Public Power

    The credit outlook for public power utilities remains stable in the next 12 to 18 months but the impact of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's proposed carbon dioxide emissions rule for existing plants remains unknown, representatives from Moody's Investors Service, Fitch Ratings and Standard and Poor's told attendees of the APPA Business and Financial Conference in Portland, Oregon on Sept. 16. "We have a stable outlook for an overwhelming number of the public power utilities that we look at at S and P," said David Bodek, a credit analyst with Standard and Poor's.

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  18. Letters: Clean water is very fundamentalRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald

    Clean water is fundamental for people and wildlife. But right now, 2 million miles of streams and millions of acres of wetlands are stuck in a legal limbo, leaving the drinking water supplies for roughly one-third of all Americans, and many species of wildlife unprotected.

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  19. Ranchers seek due process with USFSRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Western Livestock Journal

    If it walks like a duck and quacks like a duck, but the U.S. Forest Service says it isn't a duckgranted, nobody is likely to care. But sometimes, what the agency calls something is important, according to Public Lands Council member, National Cattlemen's Beef Association Federal Lands Chairman and Arizona rancher David Cook.

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  20. extends stay order on execution of EIA report : September 20, 2014,Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Daily Times

    KARACHI: The Sindh High Court on Friday extended its stay order on execution of environmental impact assessment report issued by Sindh Environmental Protection Agency whereby it approved the controversial project entailing construction of a flyover and two underpasses in the Clifton area. Justice Sajjad Ali Shah, who had headed a division bench of SHC, adjourned the matter till September 26 due to non-availability of Justice Shaukat Ali Memon, a member of the bench.

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