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Environmentalists, Native Americans and fishermen blast Vandenberg offshore wind project

The Tribune San Luis Obispo 01 Nov 2021
The state’s biggest environmental groups, local tribes and area fishermen are all blasting a small pilot offshore wind project proposed along the Vandenberg Space Force Base coast. While acknowledging the ... .
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‘Apocalyptic’ scenes as thousands of dead crabs and lobsters wash up on northeast England beaches

The Independent 30 Oct 2021
Fatal disease, pollution and even seismic surveys – where the seabed is blasted in a search for offshore oil – are all being considered as ...
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Biden discusses ‘transparency’ with Kenya president

The Los Angeles Times 15 Oct 2021
President Biden and Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta discussed financial transparency during their White House meeting Thursday, as the East African leader faces scrutiny over revelations that he and his family stashed millions of dollars in hidden offshore accounts ... 6 killed during protests over judge in Beirut blast investigation.
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Remnants of former Hurricane Pamela head for Texas and Oklahoma

The Los Angeles Times 15 Oct 2021
MEXICO CITY —  ... It gradually lost power while moving inland, weakening first to a tropical storm and then to a tropical depression. The U.S ... World & Nation. More From the Los Angeles Times ... 6 killed during protests over judge in Beirut blast investigation ... Experts ask Congress for more offshore oil oversight as California cleanup continues.
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Court again lets Texas continue banning most abortions

The Los Angeles Times 15 Oct 2021
AUSTIN, Texas —  ... It pushes the Texas law closer to returning to the U.S ... No exceptions are made in cases of rape or incest ... The new decision by the U.S ... Advertisement ... World & Nation ... Politics ... 6 die in gun battles during protest of Beirut blast inquiry ... Experts ask Congress for more offshore oil oversight as California cleanup continues.
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Tuberculosis deaths rise for the first time in years, largely due to COVID-19 pandemic

The Los Angeles Times 14 Oct 2021
LONDON —  ... Tuberculosis is believed to have killed more people in history than any other infectious illness; evidence of the disease has been found in Egyptian mummies ... Advertisement ... 5 killed during protests over judge in Beirut blast investigation ... Experts to ask Congress for more offshore oil oversight as California cleanup continues ... L.A.
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'Saturday Night Live' targets Facebook whistleblower hearing

The Hill 10 Oct 2021
Is that good?" Sen. Dianne FeinsteinDianne Emiel FeinsteinOfficials look to ship anchor striking pipeline as possible cause of California oil spill Overnight Energy & Environment — California lawmakers clash over oil spill California Democrats blast offshore drilling in oil spill's wake MORE (D-Calif), played by Cecily Strong, asked ... "Oh my God ... "Ms.
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Steve Lopez: Nobody could have been surprised by this spill. Now here's what has to happen

The Polk County Standard Journal 06 Oct 2021
The Orange County spill began in federal waters, and California banned new oil drilling leases up to three miles offshore decades ago. But in the wake of the spill, Consumer Watchdog blasted Gov ... "This includes five new drilling permits and 133 permits to perform work on existing offshore wells.
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Overnight Energy & Environment — Manchin opens door for $1.9T to $2.2T spending bill

The Hill 06 Oct 2021
Kyrsten SinemaKyrsten SinemaAttacks on Sinema turn increasingly personal Biden to hit the road in economic agenda push California Democrats blast offshore drilling in oil spill's wake MORE (D-Ariz.) are still far apart from liberals such as Sens ... The spill comes from an underwater pipeline connected to an offshore drilling platform called Elly.
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Fossil fuels are astonishingly harmful. The Orange County oil spill is just a reminder

Finger Lakes Times 06 Oct 2021
Jackie Savitz, chief policy officer for North America at the environmental group Oceana, described offshore drilling in particular as “dirty and dangerous from the time it starts, even from the exploration phase,” when seismic blasting can disturb marine life.
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Democrats insist they won't back down on debt ceiling

The Hill 06 Oct 2021
... personal Biden to hit the road in economic agenda push California Democrats blast offshore drilling in oil spill's wake MORE (D-Ariz.) have made clear this year that they do not support gutting the Senate’s filibuster rule, which requires 60 votes for most legislation.
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On The Money — Presented by NRHC — Democrats cross the debt ceiling Rubicon

The Hill 06 Oct 2021
Joe ManchinJoe ManchinSchumer sets up Wednesday vote to suspend debt ceiling Overnight Energy & EnvironmentCalifornia lawmakers clash over oil spill Attacks on Sinema turn increasingly personal MORE (D-W.Va.) and Kyrsten SinemaKyrsten SinemaAttacks on Sinema turn increasingly ...
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California oil spill is heartbreaking

CNN 05 Oct 2021
(CNN)The oil spill disaster unfolding off the coast of Orange County, California, is just the latest example of the damaging effects of offshore drilling ... stop drilling offshore ... From exploratory seismic blasting thatmarine life to routine operations that release polluted "drilling muds" into the water, offshore drilling is widely destructive.
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Five things to know about the California oil spill

The Hill 05 Oct 2021
Alex PadillaAlex PadillaOfficials look to ship anchor striking pipeline as possible cause of California oil spill Overnight Energy & Environment — California lawmakers clash over oil spill California Democrats blast offshore drilling in oil spill's wake MORE (D-Calif.) said in a statement on Monday.
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Column: Nobody could have been surprised by this spill. Now here’s what has to happen

The Los Angeles Times 05 Oct 2021
The Orange County spill began in federal waters, and California banned new oil drilling leases up to three miles offshore decades ago. But in the wake of the spill, Consumer Watchdog blasted Gov ... “This includes five new drilling permits and 133 permits to perform work on existing offshore wells.
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