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  • Protecting Alaskan wilderness

    Based on the reactions of Alaska Republicans, one might think that President Barack Obama had decided to unilaterally ban guns and snowmobiles from the 49th state instead of merely proposing to upgrade the protected status for certain federally-owned land from "national wildlife refuge" to "wilderness area." Such is the anger and resentment that seems to accompany protecting a pristine environment in a state closely tied to the energy industry.
  • Death toll from GM ignition switches rises to at least 50

    With only five days left before the deadline to seek payments, compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg has decided that 50 death cases are eligible for money due to crashes caused by faulty General Motors ignition switches. Feinberg, who was hired by the...

    With 5 days left to file claims, GM ignition switch death toll rises to 50 deaths, 75 injuries

    With only five days left before the deadline to seek payments, compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg has decided that 50 death cases are eligible for money due to crashes caused by faulty General Motors ignition switches. Feinberg, who was hired by the...

    Washington state officials unaware at first of November oil spill

    WASHINGTON State and federal officials are investigating an oil spill from a railroad tank car at Washington state's largest refinery last November, but key agencies were kept in the dark about it for at least a month. The delayed notification of the...

    Preliminary approval given to settlements in so-called 'hot fuel' litigation, plaintiffs say

    Twenty-eight oil companies and retailers have agreed to settle litigation claiming customers were knowingly overcharged when gas station fuel temperatures rose, plaintiffs announced Friday. Federal officials earlier consolidated about 50 lawsuits filed...