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  • Longtime AP reporter Quane Kenyon dies

    Quane Kenyon, a retired Associated Press newsman who covered Idaho politics for 25 years, died of a heart attack at a Boise hospital on Tuesday. He was 76.
  • Judge rules polar bears still 'threatened'

    A U.S. District Court on Thursday upheld a Bush-era decision that polar bears are a threatened species, despite challenges by the state of Alaska and others seeking to strip the bear of its protection. Judge Emmet Sullivan ruled that the...

    Center for Biological Diversity says it plans to sue federal government over polar bears' critical habitat

    ANCHORAGE — An environmental group on Thursday gave formal notice that it intends to sue the federal government for what conservationists consider a failure to protect critical habitat for polar bears from harmful oil and gas development. The Center...

    Obama faces tricky decision on polar bear, climate change

    Just as President Obama faces a Congress that promises to be more skeptical of climate-related environmental regulation, a federal court has tossed a controversial case back in his lap: the polar bear. The bear was the first species to be...

    Federal judge orders review of polar bear's status under the Endangered Species Act

    WASHINGTON — A federal judge is ordering the Obama administration to review whether polar bears, at risk because of global warming, are endangered under federal law. U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan wants the Interior Department to clarify a George W....