Navajo woman helps prompt uranium mine cleanup

The stretch of high desert on the Arizona-Utah border gives way to towering rock formations that resemble huge mittens, chimney spires and castles.

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Sept. 5, 2011


Obama yields on $90 billion smog rule in face of GOP demands

In a dramatic reversal, President Barack Obama on Friday scrubbed a clean-air regulation that aimed to reduce health-threatening smog, yielding to bitterly protesting... Read more »

Sept. 2, 2011

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Obama halts controversial EPA regulation

President Barack Obama is sacking a controversial proposed regulation tightening government smog standards, bowing to the demands of congressional Republicans and some... Read more »

Sept. 2, 2011


Obama: 7 proposed regulations would each top $1B

President Barack Obama says his administration is considering seven new government regulations that would cost the economy more than $1 billion each a year, a tally... Read more »

Aug. 30, 2011

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FACT CHECK: Bachmann energy claims oversimplified

America's energy future can't be unlocked as simply as Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann makes it sound when she depicts the nation as the "king daddy... Read more »

Aug. 30, 2011


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