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BISMARCK, N.D. — North Dakota's attorney general is applauding a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that recognizes federal district courts as the forum to hear...
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WASHINGTON — Opponents of an Obama administration rule aimed at protecting small streams and wetlands from development and pollution now know which courts should...
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WATERBURY, Conn. — Connecticut authorities say a valve failure at a Waterbury manufacturing company led thousands of gallons of hydraulic oil spilling into the...
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ALBANY, N.Y. — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says it has received about 2,000 public comments as it reviews a $1.7 billion Superfund cleanup...
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ASTORIA, Ore. — Authorities say an oil spill has created a sheen spanning five miles of the Columbia River near Astoria. ...
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BANGALORE, India — Thousands of Indian troops battled for hours a huge fire emanating from a highly polluted lake, causing panic among thousands of...
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OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma's auditor is requesting that a court order him to release a 2011 audit concerning alleged unlawful contracting in the cleanup...
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PUERTO MALDONADO, Peru — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Peru (all times local): ...
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HILLSBORO, N.D. — Snow contaminated with diesel fuel and canola oil has been removed from atop the frozen Elm River in eastern North Dakota,...
Priest tends to miners, sex workers deep in Peru’s Amazon

BOCA COLORADO, Peru — Below an umbrella of trees deep in the Peruvian Amazon, drunken miners carry on their shoulders the casket of a...

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