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Drill offshore if necessary, but do it safely

CLOSE The Trump administration moved Thursday to vastly expand offshore drilling from the Atlantic to the Arctic oceans with a plan that would open up federal waters off California for the first time in more than three decades. (Jan. 4) AP Cutting regulations born of the Deepwater Horizon disaster would be a mistake: Our view…

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The extreme heat in Australia is causing bats’ brains to fry

Deutsche Welle Published 4:29 p.m. ET Jan. 9, 2018 | Updated 4:32 p.m. ET Jan. 9, 2018 This handout picture taken on Jan. 8, 2018 and released by Help Save the Wildlife and Bushlands in Campbelltown shows dead bats on the ground in Sydney. (Photo: AFP/Getty Images) Animal rescuers in Sydney's outlying suburbs described "heartbreaking”…

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Rose McGowan on reality show: ‘I’m just trying to stop international rapists and child molesters’

CLOSE Actress Rose McGowan says she has been "silenced for 20 years," but won't remain quiet about sexual assault and harassment. (Oct. 27) AP Artist/Activist/Executive producer Rose McGowan of 'Citizen Rose' on E! speaks at the Television Critics Association. (Photo: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images) PASADENA, Calif. — Actress Rose McGowan has parlayed her rape accusation against…

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Trump takes top ‘honors’ in Press Oppressors awards

President Trump (Photo: Evan Vucci, AP) President Trump has "consistently undermined domestic news outlets" while inspiring China, Syria and Russia to adopt his cries of "fake news" as they repress journalists, the Committee to Protect Journalists said Monday. The New York-based advocacy group gave Trump its "Overall Achievement in Undermining Global Press Freedom," the top honor…

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Boy found dead in Arizona elementary school bathroom

CLOSE Go inside the Phoenix Fire Department 911 call center to learn about what's going on when you call 911 in the Phoenix metro area. Hannah Gaber/azcentral.com Update (Photo: azcentral.com) Officials in southern Arizona said a boy was found dead with an apparent gunshot wound Tuesday in an elementary school bathroom. A Cochise County Sheriff's…

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