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FILE - In this May 16, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt testifies before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee on the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies on budget on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
Emails show EPA working closely with climate-change deniersNewly released emails show senior political appointees at the Environmental Protection Agency working closely with a think-tank that dismisses warnings of climate change
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Benjamin Brafman, attorney for Harvey Weinstein, speaks to reporters outside of the New York County Criminal Court building after Weinstein appeared on charges of sexual misconduct, Friday, May 25, 2018, in New York. Weinstein turned himself into authorities Friday morning. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
The Latest: Weinstein takes books on theater, film to arrestHarvey Weinstein was carrying books about Broadway legends Rodgers and Hammerstein and film director Elia Kazan when he surrendered to police in New York
The Associated Press10 hours ago
President Donald Trump give a thumbs up to members of the media as he arrives on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Friday, May 25, 2018, after attending a graduation and commissioning ceremony at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Trump takes steps to ease firing of federal workersPresident Donald Trump is taking steps to make it easier to fire federal workers for misconduct
The Associated Press11 hours ago
FILE - In this July 13, 2007 file photo, workers with the Pebble Mine project test drill in the Bristol Bay region of Alaska near the village of Iliamma. A Canadian company that was courted as a potential partner in a proposed copper-and-gold mine near one of the world's largest salmon fisheries has backed away from the project. Mine developer Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. says it was unable to finalize an agreement with First Quantum Minerals Ltd., the potential investor. The proposed mine is near Alaska's Bristol Bay, which is where about half the world's sockeye salmon is produced. (AP Photo/Al Grillo, File)
Canadian investor backs away from Alaska mine projectA Canadian company, courted as a potential partner in a copper-and-gold mine near a major salmon fishery in Alaska, has backed away from the project
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Workers move a sign near facilities for producing polypropylene at the Sinopec Yanshan Petrochemical Company on the outskirts of Beijing, Friday, May 25, 2018. The facility, part of the Chinese state-owned oil giant Sinopec, opened its doors to journalists on Friday as the U.S. and China continue talks aimed at averting a trade war between the two countries. The sign reads "Vehicles strictly forbidden to pass through." (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
Source: Trump administration has cut deal with China's ZTESource: US has cut deal with China's ZTE, drawing fire but clearing way for more trade talks with Beijing
The Associated Press12 hours ago
UnitedHealthcare partners with lab companies
Star Tribune (Minneapolis)12 hours ago
FILE - This Nov. 21, 2016 file photo shows Emigrant Peak towering over the Paradise Valley in Montana north of Yellowstone National Park. A gold exploration proposal in the area has suffered a significant setback after a judge ruled Montana officials understated mining's potential harm to land, water and wildlife. (AP Photo/Matthew Brown, File)
Court: Montana minimizes impact of mining near YellowstoneA gold exploration proposal near Yellowstone National Park has faced a significant setback as a judge blamed Montana officials for understating the potential for mining to harm land, water and wildlife
The Associated Press12 hours ago
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