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Senators press Interior Secretary Haaland on oil lease pause

18 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Both Republican and Democratic senators pressed Interior Secretary Deb Haaland for answers Wednesday after a federal court blocked the Biden administration's...
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Federal Judge Says Biden Cannot Pause New Leases for Drilling on Public Lands

1 day ago   |   NY Times   |   4 articles

President Biden suspended new oil and gas drilling leases on federal lands. A judge in Louisiana ruled those leases could not be temporarily halted.
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Charlie Baker announces Massachusetts ‘VaxMillions' giveaway

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Get your shots, win a million bucks. That's now possible in Massachusetts as Gov. Charlie Baker this morning with Treasurer Deb Goldberg announced a new vaccine incentive...
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Deb Haaland Wants to Restore National Monuments Slashed by Trump

2 days ago   |   NY Times

Deb Haaland has advised the president to reinstate former boundaries at Bears Ears National Monument and Grand Staircase-Escalante in Utah, and also in a marine area off New...
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Lottery raises its profit estimate by $75 million

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Despite economywide shifts in consumer habits and government-mandated restrictions on some of its key partners, the Massachusetts Lottery expects to end fiscal 2021 having set...
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Ryan Zinke Flew His Own Special Banner. Deb Haaland Flew A Pride Flag

Ryan Zinke Flew His Own Special Banner. Deb Haaland Flew A Pride Flag

2 days ago   |   The Huffington Post

The interior secretary is taking an inclusive approach - in notable contrast to her Trump-era predecessors.
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NM politicians spilt on future of gas and oil industry

NM politicians spilt on future of gas and oil industry

3 days ago   |   KOAT

Politicians from both sides of the aisle are now coming out against President Joe Biden and Interior Secretary Deb Haaland's pause on new oil and gas leases. Some Democrat...
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For Lease: Windmill Space in the Atlantic Between Long Island and New Jersey

6 days ago   |   NY Times

The proposed lease sale is part of the Biden administration's push to develop 30,000 megawatts of offshore wind power by 2030.
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Line 3 Protest Tests 2 of Biden's Campaign Pledges

9 days ago   |   NY Times

The Line 3 pipeline would carry oil from Canada across Minnesota, crossing sensitive waterways as well as tribal lands. On Monday, protesters gathered to try to stop construction.
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The Biden White House Is Strangely Calm About Our Burning Planet

14 days ago   |   The New Republic

Last week, Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm joined San Francisco-based radio station KQED's Political Breakdown to talk about the task of running the Department of Energy at...
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Hong Kong police arrest 5 staffers in pro-democracy newspaper raid

Hong Kong police arrest 5 staffers in pro-democracy newspaper raid

Hong Kong police used a controversial new law to arrest five editors and executives of a pro-democracy newspaper, accusing them of “collusion with a foreign country" to... Read more ...

Italian hothead Gattuso quits after just 23 days at Fiorentina - and is...

Italian hothead Gattuso quits after just 23 days at Fiorentina - and is ALREADY linked to Spurs job after Fonseca deal collapses

The internet has reacted after it was announced that the typically hot-headed ex-AC Milan legend Gennaro Gattuso has left his post as Fiorentina manager just 23 days into the... Read more ...

Reynolds signs 'Back the Blue' bill into law

Reynolds signs 'Back the Blue' bill into law

It makes rioting a felony instead of a misdemeanor and increases penalties for blocking streets and highways. Read more ...

2021 US Open tennis tournament will return to full fan capacity

2021 US Open tennis tournament will return to full fan capacity

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Patrick Mahomes, Tom Brady get nod for Madden 22 cover; Twitter rips box art

Patrick Mahomes, Tom Brady get nod for Madden 22 cover; Twitter rips box art

Both players have recently been on the cover of the game and Twitter wasn't happy about it. Read more ...

Will Rafael Nadal play in the Olympics? Tennis star reveals status for...

Will Rafael Nadal play in the Olympics? Tennis star reveals status for Wimbledon, Olympic games

The tennis star will be away from the court for the coming months as he rests his body after the French Open. Read more ...

Jack Leiter, Kumar Rocker lead top MLB Draft prospects to watch in 2021...

Jack Leiter, Kumar Rocker lead top MLB Draft prospects to watch in 2021 College World Series

Or the first time, the MLB Draft is part of the All-Star festivities in July, moved back from its normal spot in early June. So instead of watching the College World Series... Read more ...

Juneteenth Holiday bill on way to Biden's desk

Juneteenth Holiday bill on way to Biden's desk

The United States will soon have a new federal holiday commemorating the end of slavery. President Joe Biden is scheduled to sign into law on Thursday a bill to make... Read more ...

Supreme Court Rules For A Catholic Group In A Case Involving Gay Rights...

Supreme Court Rules For A Catholic Group In A Case Involving Gay Rights, Foster Care

The decision marks a triumph for a new brand of conservatism on the court, which is putting the Constitution's guarantee to the free exercise of religion at the highest level... Read more ...

Bernie Sanders is drafting a $6 trillion infrastructure package, which...

Bernie Sanders is drafting a $6 trillion infrastructure package, which Senate Democrats are considering passing without the GOP

Summary List Placement Sen. Bernie Sanders, chair of the Senate Budget Committee, drafted a $6 trillion infrastructure package that Senate Democrats are considering approving... Read more ...