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  1. Automakers Aim To Protect PrivacyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | NewsFactor

    Major automakers are working jointly to ensure driver privacy in the face of growing concerns. The Association of Global Automakers -- the trade association representing Toyota Motor Corp, Honda Motor Co., Nissan Motor Co., Hyundai Motor Co.

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  2. Send Capito to the SenateRead the original story

    18 min ago | The Review

    West Virginians need a U.S. senator who will fight for us without regard to political interests. For years, Rep. Shelley Capito has been doing that for part of our state.

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  3. Questions, answers to Berwicka s downtown developmentRead the original story

    18 min ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    In less than two weeks, voters in Berwick head to the polls and will have to make a decision on the future of the Prime Tanning property development: Whether or not to approve the selectmen entering a public/private partnership with the property owner in order to expedite environmental cleanup. This process involves an agreement with Fund of Jupiter where the town will foreclose on the property and take ownership, apply for Environmental Protection Agency grants to clean up the site, and then eventually turn the land back over to Fund of Jupiter for redevelopment.

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  4. Tennant puts space between herself, ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Martinsburg Journal

    President Barack Obama's shadow hangs heavily over the race for the U.S. Senate in West Virginia - so much that the Democrat's candidate for the office has campaigned on her differences with the president. "I will fight President Obama, the Environmental Protection Agency and anyone else who tries to undermine West Virginia coal jobs," Natalie Tennant states in her campaign literature.

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  5. UARG v EPA and Its Implications for Greenhouse Gas Permitting in ColoradoRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Colorado Lawyer

    Description: This CLE will cover the United States Supreme Court's decision in Utility Air Regulatory Group v. Environmental Protection Agency, , as it pertains to the application of the Clean Air Act's Title V and Prevention of Significant Deterioration permitting programs to sources of greenhouse gas emissions.

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  6. Clean Water Act changes endorsedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues.

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  7. DeWine's office has intervened in dozens of U.S. court casesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    Here are some of the 53 times Ohio intervened in cases with other states before the U.S. Supreme Court in the past four years: Carroll v. Carman: Joined Michigan to challenge a decision holding a police officer liable for knocking on the wrong door during a raid.

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  8. Our water can't waitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    If you're lucky, you spent some time in the Laurel Highlands over the summer. Less than an hour from Pittsburgh, this region features steep, forested ridges, deep river valleys and countless small headwater streams.

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  9. From Secret McConnell Audio, 12 Destructive Things a GOP Senate Will DoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    If Republicans take the Senate next month , Sen. Mitch McConnell will be that body's next majority leader. Then what happens? McConnell's been frank about what the GOP would do with the Senate -- at least when he thinks nobody's listening. 1 comment

  10. Poison FishRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    In the process of writing primarily about food and food safety, I've been called a ranter and anti-science, even by those close to me. These barbs don't pierce nearly as much as a common rejoinder to my insistence that increasing production of GMOs is damaging our planet and our health beyond repair - and that is that no one cares.

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  11. Chicago police dig deeper on domestic violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

    The city's plan to open a domestic violence shelter in Chicago Lawn - the first to open in more than a decade - has been delayed by necessary cleanup of the building site. The shelter will have single-family suites, a street-level retail shop and permanent housing units, according to the mayor's office.

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  12. EPA awards $672,000 to Southern California graduate students through research fellowshipsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    Wednesday the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced $672,000 in fellowship grants to eight students at Southern California Universities conducting research and studying in environmental disciplines. These students selected will work on a variety of projects covering topics including climate change, public health, chemical safety, and sustainability.

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  13. Schenectady chemical plant fined over pollution...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... were emitted, but DEC found the actual figure was beyond 4,900 pounds. According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, exposure to volatile organic compounds can irritate eyes, nose and throat, can cause headaches, loss of coordination, ...

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  14. EPA warned of asbestosRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    VICTORIA'S environment watchdog was told deadly asbestos had contaminated public land and a waterway around a Sunshine North factory in 1996, but did not order anybody to clean it up. EDDIE AT 50: HOW a boy from Broady became Eddie Everywhere - and what he found out about life along the way - through the eyes of ANDREW RULE.

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  15. Fairhaven turns out to learn the explanationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SouthCoastToday.com

    The EPA meant well. A handful of managers of the New Bedford Harbor Superfund cleanup dropped by Fairhaven Town Hall on Wednesday evening to see some familiar - if not quite friendly - faces and some new ones who haven't been too concerned with PCBs and CAD cells until recently.

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  16. DC Circuit lifts CSAPR stay, setting stage for implementationRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 23 | SNL Financial

    Order issued by U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia on October 23 regarding EME Homer City Generation, L.P petition. The U.S. EPA may begin implementing the Cross-State Air Pollution Rule, after the U.S. Appeals Court for the District of Columbia Circuit The rule, intended to reduce pollution that blows across state lines, has been through the legal wringer: The D.C. Circuit it in April.

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  17. Our View: Education and convenience yield dramatic recycling results in New BedfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | SouthCoastToday.com

    It is remarkable to think that the city of New Bedford could double its recycling rate in one year simply by allowing paper to be mixed with the other recyclables, and by providing bigger collection bins. Making it more convenient to recycle on two fronts - no more separation of items and no more stomping to squeeze everything into a small bin - added 10 years to the life of the municipal landfill by burying 28 percent less trash.

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  18. Sneak Peek At a Gop Senate - It Isn't PrettyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2009 | Crooks and Liars

    Lee Fang did a little research to see what would happen if Republicans took hold of the Senate, specifically with regard to issues around climate change. His report is pretty eye-popping.

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  19. America's Last Coal-Fired Ship Finally Stops Dumping Coal Ash Into Lake MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Switched

    The coal-powered SS Badger pulls out of the harbor in Ludington, Michigan, as it heads toward Manitowoc, Wisconsin, in August 2011. The 2014 season for Lake Michigan's only coal-powered passenger and car ferry comes to a close Sunday, signaling the end of the controversial practice of dumping coal ash into the Great Lake.

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  20. 72 Chemicals Removed from Approved Pesticide Inert Ingredient ListRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Kansas City InfoZine

    These groups asked the agency to issue a rule requiring disclosure of 371 inert ingredients found in pesticide products. EPA developed an alternative strategy designed to reduce the risks posed by hazardous inert ingredients in pesticide products more effectively than by disclosure rulemaking.

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