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Drilling Overwhelms Agency Protecting America's Lands

Drilling Overwhelms Agency Protecting America's Lands

By Rachel Leven of the Center for Public Integrity | Nov 14
Violations, from oil spills to haphazard land restoration, are becoming more common in this hotbed of oil and gas activity, according to ranchers and conservation groups.

Wagerers Crossing the Delaware (and Hudson) for Sports Bets

Wagerers Crossing the Delaware (and Hudson) for Sports Bets

By Wayne Parry | Nov 14
Sports betting is all over the New York area — on the airwaves, billboards, train station ads and publications. But in order to actually place a legal sports bet, gamblers have to be within New Jersey's borders.

AP Sources: Trump Mulling A Wide-Ranging Shakeup

AP Sources: Trump Mulling A Wide-Ranging Shakeup

By Colleen Long, Zeke Miller, and Catherine Lucey | Nov 14
President Donald Trump is weighing an administration-wide shakeup as he looks to prepare his White House for divided government, but it is unclear who is going and who is staying.

Liz Cheney Poised for Ascent into Republican Leadership

Liz Cheney Poised for Ascent into Republican Leadership

By Mead Gruver and Lisa Mascaro | Nov 13
Liz Cheney has had a quiet first term as congresswoman, but that's about to change. She's seeking a House Republican leadership post that's key to her party's strategy against next year's Democratic majority.

After 17 Years, Many Afghans Blame U.S. for Unending War

After 17 Years, Many Afghans Blame U.S. for Unending War

By Kathy Gannon | Nov 13
When U.S. forces and their Afghan allies rode into Kabul in November 2001 they were greeted as liberators. But after 17 years of war, the Taliban have retaken half the country, security is worse than it's ever been, and many Afghans blame the Americans.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Rhetoric on Voter Fraud is Misleading

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Rhetoric on Voter Fraud is Misleading

By Hope Yen and Christopher Rugaber | Nov 12
Facing closely contested election races in Florida and Arizona, President Donald Trump is spreading misleading rhetoric regarding voting fraud.

Mishaps, Protests and Litigation Overshadow Florida Recount

Mishaps, Protests and Litigation Overshadow Florida Recount

By Kelli Kennedy and Terry Spencer | Nov 12
Mishaps, protests and litigation are overshadowing the vote recount in Florida's pivotal races for governor and Senate, reviving memories of the 2000 presidential fiasco in the premier political battleground state.

Democrats Seek Ways to Protect Mueller Probe from Whitaker

Democrats Seek Ways to Protect Mueller Probe from Whitaker

By Hope Yen and Mary Clare Jalonick | Nov 12
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said he would seek to tie a measure protecting special counsel Robert Mueller to must-pass legislation if acting attorney general Matthew Whitaker does not recuse himself from oversight of the probe.

Appeals Court Puts Youth Climate Change Lawsuit on Hold

Appeals Court Puts Youth Climate Change Lawsuit on Hold

By Andrew Selsky | Nov 9
A lawsuit by a group of young Americans, which asserts the U.S. government is harming them by having created a national energy system that causes climate change, is on hold again.

Along Border, A Growing Opposition to Military Deployment

Along Border, A Growing Opposition to Military Deployment

By Astrid Galvan | Nov 9
Amy Juan drove two hours north from her remote community on the U.S.-Mexico border in Arizona to rally against the deployment of troops there.

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