EPA Will Strengthen Limits on Wastewater Pollution from Coal-Fired Plants

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2021 16:28:52 +0000

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The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is set to establish more stringent standards on water pollution from coal-fired power plants. The EPA on July 26 announced it would reinstate Obama-era regulations that were rolled back by the Trump administration. An EPA official on Monday said the new rule would impact about 100 coal-fired plants. The agency […]

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In Major Reversal, EPA, Army Will Revise Definition of ‘WOTUS’

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 10 Jun 2021 16:41:12 +0000

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In yet another dramatic turn for federal policy governing the “waters of the U.S.” (WOTUS), the Biden administration has announced its intent to revise the definition of WOTUS, citing “destructive impacts” to critical water bodies under a Trump-era rule. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of the Army on June 9 issued a declaration […]

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In Major Reversal, EPA, Army Will Revise Definition of ‘WOTUS’

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 10 Jun 2021 16:41:12 +0000

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In yet another dramatic turn for federal policy governing the “waters of the U.S.” (WOTUS), the Biden administration has announced its intent to revise the definition of WOTUS, citing “destructive impacts” to critical water bodies under a Trump-era rule. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of the Army on June 9 issued a declaration […]

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NY attorney general investigating Trump Organization in ‘criminal capacity’

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Wed, 19 May 2021 03:53:49 +0000

NEW YORK: The Trump Organization is being investigated in a “criminal capacity” by the New York state attorney general’s office, a spokesman said Tuesday, as prosecutors advance their probe into former president Donald Trump’s business dealings. “We have informed the Trump Organization that our investigation into the organization is no longer purely civil in nature,” […]

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‘Trump morally responsible for attack’

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sun, 14 Feb 2021 16:12:37 +0000

WASHINGTON, D.C.: In his speech Saturday from the Senate floor, Sen. Mitch McConnell delivered a scalding denunciation of Donald Trump, calling him “morally responsible” for the January 6 attack on the United States Capitol. But in his vote on Trump’s impeachment, McConnell said “not guilty” because he said a former president could not face trial […]

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Trump acquitted, denounced in historic impeachment trial

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Sun, 14 Feb 2021 02:19:48 +0000

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Donald Trump was acquitted on Saturday of inciting the horrific attack on the United States Capitol, concluding a historic impeachment trial that spared him the first-ever conviction of a current or former US president but exposed the fragility of America’s democratic traditions and left a divided nation to come to terms with the […]

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Hate crimes increasingly target Asians in America

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sat, 13 Feb 2021 17:20:01 +0000

The Covid-19 pandemic is apparently not the only malady gripping the United States these days. There is also hate. US media recently reported an alarming increase of hate crimes committed against Asians and Asian Americans. These reports follow nearly a year’s worth of news about Black Lives Matter protests against the deaths of Breonna Taylor […]

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