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Court rules in favor of letting planned salmon farm go ahead
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Court rules in favor of letting planned salmon farm go ahead

BELFAST, Maine (AP) - A Maine judge says a city that is working with an aquaculture developer on a large project did not break the law when it...

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Lawsuit challenges oil, gas lease sales in eastern Arizona
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Lawsuit challenges oil, gas lease sales in eastern Arizona

HOLBROOK, Ariz. (AP) - Three environmental groups have sued the federal government over oil and gas lease sales in eastern Arizona. The U. S....

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Clay County’s only major grocery store closes
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Clay County’s only major grocery store closes

CLAY, W. Va. (AP) - The parking lot was empty at the Clay IGA, a sign on the door noting the county's only major grocery store was "temporarily...

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BLM wants to sell Wyoming site used as oil industry dump
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BLM wants to sell Wyoming site used as oil industry dump

CODY, Wyo. (AP) - U. S. officials are proposing to sell 10.5 acres of public land in north-central Wyoming to a Texas energy company. The Bureau of...

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West Virginia’s Clay County loses only grocery store
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West Virginia’s Clay County loses only grocery store

CLAY, W. Va. (AP) - Clay County's only grocery store has been closed since June 24 and may never reopen. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports, a...

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Hawaii landowner cancels condo plans to protect surf spot
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Hawaii landowner cancels condo plans to protect surf spot

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) - A Hawaii developer has agreed to cancel a planned condominium project to preserve a surfing area. West Hawaii Today...

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Auction sale of 6-acres puts $40M development plan at risk
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Auction sale of 6-acres puts $40M development plan at risk

SACO, Maine (AP) - An auction sale has put a $40 million Maine development project at risk. Ted Moore, of East Marblehead, Massachusetts, paid...

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Woman told she can’t display Trump flag outside apartment
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Woman told she can’t display Trump flag outside apartment

ROCHESTER, N. H. (AP) - A New Hampshire woman is in a dispute over a 2020 Trump flag that housing authority officials say she can't hang outside...

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Hawaii governor vetoes vacation rental tax collection bill
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Hawaii governor vetoes vacation rental tax collection bill

HONOLULU (AP) - Hawaii Gov. David Ige is vetoing a bill that would require websites like Airbnb to collect and pay taxes on behalf of short-term...

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More than half of Idaho’s job service offices to close doors
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More than half of Idaho’s job service offices to close doors

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The Idaho Department of Labor is eliminating more than half of its job service offices in the state. The Idaho Press reported...

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Principal architect of African American Museum dies
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Principal architect of African American Museum dies

RALEIGH, N. C. (AP) - The architect who designed buildings ranging from local libraries to the National Museum of African American History and...

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City to begin talks with 4 companies vying to open pot shops
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City to begin talks with 4 companies vying to open pot shops

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Stores that sell recreational marijuana have yet to take root in Springfield, but that could change in the coming months....

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1st racially integrated Las Vegas casino redevelopment eyed
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1st racially integrated Las Vegas casino redevelopment eyed

LAS VEGAS (AP) - The site of the first racially integrated casino in Las Vegas is part of a redevelopment plan aimed at revitalizing the city's...

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Louisiana treasurer withholding $25M planned for budget
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Louisiana treasurer withholding $25M planned for budget

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Treasurer John Schroder says he won't let Louisiana spend $25 million from the state's unclaimed property account for...

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Booming Flagler Village replacing ‘old Fort Lauderdale’ feel
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Booming Flagler Village replacing ‘old Fort Lauderdale’ feel

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - It's a short drive from Fort Lauderdale's legendary beach and a quick walk from the illustrious entertainment on Las...

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2,000 acres in Lakes Region preserved as community forest
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2,000 acres in Lakes Region preserved as community forest

NEW DURHAM, N. H. (AP) - Partnership efforts have resulted in the preservation of 2,000 acres overlooking Merrymeeting Lake as a community forest....

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Developers plan more than 2,000 new Lancaster County homes
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Developers plan more than 2,000 new Lancaster County homes

INDIAN LAND, S. C. (AP) - Developers are planning a big new subdivision and a mixed-use project that would add more than 2,000 homes in Lancaster...

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US duty free magnates fund network for Israeli settlements
News 2 weeks ago
US duty free magnates fund network for Israeli settlements

JERUSALEM (AP) - When travelers shop at dozens of duty free shops at airports worldwide, they may be paying for more than a bottle of vodka or box...

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US duty free magnates fund controversial Israeli settlements
News 2 weeks ago
US duty free magnates fund controversial Israeli settlements

HEBRON, West Bank (AP) - When travelers shop at dozens of duty free stores at airports worldwide, they may be paying for more than a bottle of...

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Oregon eases path to add denser housing in suburbs
News 2 weeks ago
Oregon eases path to add denser housing in suburbs

SALEM, Ore. (AP) - Oregon has approved a pioneering measure to increase the supply of affordable housing throughout the state. The Senate voted 17...

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Maine to use conservation dollars for fishing, aquaculture
News 2 weeks ago
Maine to use conservation dollars for fishing, aquaculture

STONINGTON, Maine (AP) - A Maine land conservation program will use more than $1 million to preserve working waterfront areas, including sites that...

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Tax-forfeited properties go on sale in Rankin County
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Tax-forfeited properties go on sale in Rankin County

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi secretary of state's office is taking bids for 300 tax-forfeited properties in Rankin County. A news release...

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Colorado advocates say land management plan ignores them
News 2 weeks ago
Colorado advocates say land management plan ignores them

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) - Environmental advocates say a proposed management plan for federal lands in part of western Colorado ignores their...

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Child care worker, mother of 4, struggles to get by
News 2 weeks ago
Child care worker, mother of 4, struggles to get by

GLASSPORT, Pa. (AP) - On a slightly warmer than normal day in early January, Rebecca Brydges is on her lunch break, but she is still hard at work....

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Board approves development plan for Nashville’s Music Row
News 2 weeks ago
Board approves development plan for Nashville’s Music Row

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A Tennessee planning board has approved a plan that will guide future development in Nashville's historic music row...

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Tire maker plans $3.4M warehouse as Mississippi plant grows
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Tire maker plans $3.4M warehouse as Mississippi plant grows

TUPELO, Miss. (AP) - A northeast Mississippi tire maker plans a new $3.4 million warehouse. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports Cooper...

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Washington state officials seek to preserve open space land
News 2 weeks ago
Washington state officials seek to preserve open space land

SEATTLE (AP) - Officials in Washington state plan to buy or preserve areas of forest, farmland, trails and urban green space by the end of next...

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Wyoming BLM oil, gas lease sale brings in $22 million
News 2 weeks ago
Wyoming BLM oil, gas lease sale brings in $22 million

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The U. S. government has sold the rights to drill for oil and gas on areas totaling 290 square miles (750 square kilometers)...

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Audit finds lax oversight at parks led to $343K revenue loss
News 2 weeks ago
Audit finds lax oversight at parks led to $343K revenue loss

TRENTON, N. J. (AP) - New Jersey's state comptroller says a failure to collect late fees from vendors at state parks resulted in lost revenue of ...

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US long-term mortgage rates fall; 30-year loan at 3.73%
News 2 weeks ago
US long-term mortgage rates fall; 30-year loan at 3.73%

WASHINGTON (AP) - U. S. long-term mortgage rates fell this week. It was the seventh decline in the past nine weeks for the key 30-year, fixed-rate...

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