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Dreamstime
November 17, 2017 - 5:16 am
The Keystone pipeline has leaked 210,000 gallons of oil in rural South Dakota but officials don't believe it has polluted water. The pipeline operator, TransCanada Corp., says it has shut down the system and the state has sent an inspector to the site near the border with North Dakota. According to...
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Dreamstime
November 17, 2017 - 4:14 am
Nevada is turning to a never-before-tried combination of drugs for the first execution in the state in more than a decade — including the powerful opioid fentanyl and a paralyzing drug that could mask any signs of trouble. If the state Supreme Court approves the proposed three-drug cocktail, and if...
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Dreamstime
November 16, 2017 - 8:54 pm
AMHERST, S.D. (AP) — The Sierra Club is urging Nebraska regulators to reject the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline after TransCanada Corp.'s existing Keystone pipeline leaked an estimated 210,000 gallons of oil in South Dakota. Sierra Club Beyond Dirty Fuels campaign director Kelly Martin said...
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