134 now confirmed dead after Joplin, Mo., tornado

Everyone reported missing since last week's massive tornado in Joplin has been accounted for, state officials said Wednesday, and at least 134 people have been... Read more »

June 1, 2011


McConnell bashes EPA in speech to coal group

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell stepped up his criticism of the Environmental Protection Agency Wednesday, claiming federal regulators have "declared war" on... Read more »

June 1, 2011


White House unveiling plans to curb regulations

WASHINGTON — The White House would eliminate requirements for trapping polluting vapors at gasoline stations and let employers and hospitals file fewer reports... Read more »

May 26, 2011

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Reusing items reduces waste and saves money

Considering the United States produces approximately 243 million tons of garbage each year combined with the continuing economic downturn, it may be wise to take... Read more »

May 15, 2011


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