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  • Boom in Native American oil complicates Biden climate push

    NEW TOWN, N.D. (AP) — On oil well pads carved from the wheat fields around Lake Sakakawea, hundreds of pump jacks slowly bob to extract 100 million barrels of crude annually from a reservation shared by three Native American tribes.
  • EXPLAINER: Why a rural pipeline is a climate battleground

    As Enbridge Energy prepares to finish rebuilding an oil pipeline across rural northern Minnesota, protesters are occupying part of the construction area and pledging a “summer of resistance” on the ground and in court.
  • Oil pipeline foes protest Enbridge's Line 3 in Minnesota

    SOLWAY, Minn. (AP) — Hundreds of protesters vowing to do whatever it takes to stop a Canadian-based company's push to replace an aging pipeline blocked a pump station Monday in northern Minnesota, with some people chaining themselves to construction equipment before police began making arrests.
  • Universal has utility workers sign nondisclosure agreements

    ORLANDO, Fla. - Workers for a city-owned utility have signed nondisclosure agreements with Universal Orlando Resort, but open-government experts say it may go against the state's public records laws.
  • Arizona man finds magic moments in TV show on uncle Houdini

    PHOENIX - Growing up, George Hardeen never thought too much about being related to arguably the most famous magician of all time, whose name is synonymous with great escape.
  • Ellen Page takes aim at Alton's controversial underground gas storage plan

    HALIFAX - Actor Ellen Page is once again harnessing her massive online following to advocate for environmental issues in her home province: this time, publicly opposing a controversial project that would eventually see natural gas stored in huge underground caverns north of Halifax.
  • Mickey vs. the tax man: Disney, Universal fight tax bills

    ORLANDO, Fla. - It takes a lot of land to accommodate Cinderella's castle, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Epcot's 11-country World Showcase — and a hefty purse to pay the property taxes on it.

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