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National Briefing | West: California: A Little More Water Will Flow

published about 14 hours ago
Water cutbacks for drought-stricken farmers and cities will be eased somewhat, due to recent rain and snow, officials announced Friday.

Obama administration delays Keystone XL pipeline decision

published about 15 hours ago
Obama administration delays Keystone XL pipeline decision
Deliberations on the $5.3-billion project are almost certainly now postponed until after the November midterm election. A Nebraska state court decision invalidated part of the pipeline route. WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Friday delayed a decision on the construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, citing a Nebraska state court decision that invalidated part of the project's route.

Obama administration delays decision on Keystone XL pipeline

published about 21 hours ago
Obama administration delays decision on Keystone XL pipeline
WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration has delayed a decision on the controversial Keystone XL pipeline project, perhaps until after November’s midterm election.

U.S. Delays Decision on Keystone XL Pipeline

published about 22 hours ago
The State Department will wait to decide whether to allow construction of the pipeline until it has a clearer idea how legal challenges to the route through Nebraska will be settled, sources said.

Sherpa’s Family on Avalanche

published about 22 hours ago
Even as rescue teams attempted to reach victims of the Mount Everest avalanche, Dawa Yanju, the sister-in-law of a survivor, Dawa Tashi, described what happened.