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Report rips expensive decisions in California wildfire fight
December 15th, 2018  1:11 PM

A new report criticizes decisions made to stop a 2016 fire in California's Big Sur area that became the costliest wildfire fight in U.S. history

Report rips expensive decisions in California wildfire fight
The Latest: French police clear Champs-Elysees of protesters
December 15th, 2018  12:33 PM

French police have pushed protesters off the Champs-Elysees in Paris with tear gas and water cannon, and re-opened the French capital's famed avenue to traffic

The Latest: French police clear Champs-Elysees of protesters
Idaho test reactor is pivotal in US nuclear power strategy
December 15th, 2018  11:10 AM

A nuclear test reactor that can melt uranium fuel rods in seconds is running again after a near quarter-century shutdown as U.S. officials try to revamp a fading nuclear power industry with safer fuel designs and a new generation of power plants

Idaho test reactor is pivotal in US nuclear power strategy
Tear gas on Champs-Elysees but fewer Paris protesters seen
December 15th, 2018  11:00 AM

Tear gas is billowing across the protest-scarred Champs Elysees Saturday after a day of largely peaceful demonstrations, during the fifth straight weekend of protests by France's "yellow vest" movement

Tear gas on Champs-Elysees but fewer Paris protesters seen
The Latest: Brazil causes roadblocks at UN climate talks
December 15th, 2018  10:39 AM

Attempts by developed nations at the U.N. climate talks in Poland to create watertight rules for international carbon emissions trading have prompted new, last-minute demands from Brazil

The Latest: Brazil causes roadblocks at UN climate talks
The Latest: 7th protester dies in France in road accident
December 15th, 2018  9:04 AM

Belgian police say a man has died after he crashed his car into a truck at a protesters' roadblock on the Franco-Belgian border

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Brexit debate needs a change of tone, Anglican bishops say
December 15th, 2018  8:47 AM

Brexit debate needs a change of tone, Anglican bishops say

Brexit debate needs a change of tone, Anglican bishops say
Light at the end of the tunnel for UN climate talks
December 15th, 2018  6:28 AM

A deal on the rules that govern the Paris climate accord appeared within grasp Saturday, as officials from almost 200 countries worked to bridge remaining differences after two weeks of U.N. talks in Poland

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German rail operator, union agree on new wage package
December 15th, 2018  6:06 AM

Germany's rail operator says it has reached a new wage agreement with workers, averting the possibility of more strikes during the Christmas crunch

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21 detained before Paris protests as police deploy in force
December 15th, 2018  5:07 AM

A strong police presence deploys in Paris the fifth straight weekend of demonstrations by the "yellow vest" protesters, with authorities repeating calls for calm after protests on previous weekends turned violent.

21 detained before Paris protests as police deploy in force
UN climate talks in Poland go into overtime
December 15th, 2018  2:47 AM

Officials from around the world are still working to agree on the fine print of the Paris climate accord after two weeks of talks, even as workers busily dismantle sections of the conferenced venue around them

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Federal judge rules health care overhaul unconstitutional
December 15th, 2018  12:19 AM

A federal judge in Texas has ruled President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act unconstitutional

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Sign-up deadline is Saturday for ACA health law coverage
December 15th, 2018  12:13 AM

Saturday is the deadline for ACA health law coverage in most of the country

Sign-up deadline is Saturday for ACA health law coverage
Federal judge rules health care overhaul unconstitutional
December 14th, 2018  10:37 PM

A federal judge in Texas has ruled President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act unconstitutional

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Japanese boat owners charged with helping smuggle shark fins
December 14th, 2018  10:04 PM

U.S. prosecutors in Hawaii are accusing the owners and officers of a Japanese fishing boat of helping Indonesian fishermen smuggle nearly 1,000 shark fins

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The Latest: 10 fishermen plead guilty in shark fin case
December 14th, 2018  10:00 PM

U.S. prosecutors in Hawaii are accusing the owners and officers of a Japanese fishing boat of helping Indonesian fishermen smuggle nearly 1,000 shark fins

The Latest: 10 fishermen plead guilty in shark fin case
Texas judge rules health care overhaul unconstitutional
December 14th, 2018  9:53 PM

A federal judge in Texas has ruled President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act unconstitutional

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Scandal-plagued CBS grants $20M to 18 women's rights groups
December 14th, 2018  8:32 PM

CBS grants $20 million to 18 women's rights groups as it tries to recover from Moonves scandal

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California is first state to mandate zero-emission bus fleet
December 14th, 2018  7:56 PM

California is moving to eliminate fossil fuels from its fleet of 14,000 transit buses, enacting a first-in-the-nation mandate that will vastly increase the number of electric buses on the road

California is first state to mandate zero-emission bus fleet
Court: Testimony from OxyContin maker must be unsealed
December 14th, 2018  7:33 PM

A Kentucky appeals court says the secret testimony from a former president of one of the world's largest manufacturers of dangerously addictive opioid painkillers must be released to the public

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