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Report: Missouri landfill emissions once posed health risks

Sep 21, 2018

A new report says emissions near a troubled St. Louis County landfill posed health concerns for workers and nearby residents, but remediation efforts have largely diminished the risks

Groups say Medicare discounts threatened in opioids bill

Sep 21, 2018

Consumer groups say Medicare discounts for seniors with high prescription bills threatened in opioids bill

Markets Right Now: Dow inches to another all-time high

Sep 21, 2018

Stocks are closing mixed on Wall Street even as the Dow Jones Industrial Average crept up to another all-time high.

Oklahoma astronaut corn maze photographed from space

Sep 21, 2018

It's apt that a maze cut into an Oklahoma cornfield featuring the likeness of a former NASA astronaut can be seen from space _ and has been photographed by a satellite orbiting Earth

Utah real estate investor found guilty in fraud scheme

Sep 21, 2018

A prominent Utah real estate investor has been found guilty of 15 charges related to one of the biggest fraud schemes in state history

San Francisco museum shows off modern Muslim women's fashion

Sep 21, 2018

A new exhibition in San Francisco aims to show the diversity and creativity of modern fashion for Muslim women

Carolinas farms could take billions in losses from Florence

Sep 21, 2018

NN Hurricane Florence is testing the resolve of farmers in the Carolinas, who could face billions of dollars in agricultural damage while still feeling the sting from Hurricane Matthew in 2016

Path forward for Kavanaugh could be like Clarence Thomas'

Sep 21, 2018

Judge Brett Kavanaugh's path to the Supreme Court could be much like Clarence Thomas'

APNewsBreak: Duke Energy says dam breached at plant in North Carolina; coal ash may be flowing into Cape Fear River

Sep 21, 2018

APNewsBreak: Duke Energy says dam breached at plant in North Carolina; coal ash may be flowing into Cape Fear River

Company gets OK to build Maine's biggest lobster operation

Sep 21, 2018

A Maine seafood company has obtained the final permit it needs to develop the largest lobster processing operation in the state