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- California bans full-contact football practices in off-season
- Thune: Downed fighter jets show more evidence of separatist capabilities
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Latest Environment Items
The amount of American cropland devoted to corn is expected to shrink about 4 percent this year as farmers devote more acres to soybeans, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday.
The U.S. Department of Transportation is issuing a final safety rule that requires rearview technology in many new vehicles. The move is an effort to reduce deaths and serious injuries caused by backup accidents.
Nevada's dominant electricity provider is marking a safety milestone, with an announcement that it's been 27 years since there has been a lost-time injury at a natural gas-fired power plant in northwestern Nevada.
A row of anglers cast their lines into the Skagit River at Rockport to protest regulations that prevent them from catching steelhead.
The Supreme Court has turned away an appeal by the state of Alaska in a long-running fight over the control of rivers and the fishing and hunting rights of Alaska Natives.
Kanawha County prosecutor Mark Plants is facing a misdemeanor domestic battery charge.
Health authorities in Guinea are facing an "unprecedented epidemic" of Ebola, an international aid group warned Monday as the death toll from the disease that causes severe bleeding reached 78.
Montana's largest city blew past its annual snowfall record Monday with 100 inches tallied so far in a winter season that forecasters said was likely to keep churning into April and beyond.
The Coast Guard says crews didn't find any more oil during the latest search of the Lake Michigan shore following last week's spill at BP's northwestern Indiana refinery.