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Proposed Rule Eliminating Exemptions for Captive Hunting of Endangered Species

Jul 8, 2011

July 8, 2011 - A lawsuit filed by The Humane Society of the United States over the sport-hunting of endangered antelopes at captive hunts, also known as "canned" hunts, has resulted in a new proposed rule by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to prohib...

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Ten things to know about heat stress

Jul 8, 2011

July 7, 2011 - The sweltering triple-digit heat is not only uncomfortable, it can add significantly to risks of strenuous work and other physical activity. To help people avoid the dangers of becoming overheated, the University of California Cooperativ...

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Last Space Shuttle mission launched

Jul 8, 2011
Last Space Shuttle mission launched

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Economy Adds Just 18,000 Jobs in June

Jul 8, 2011

WASHINGTON, D.C. July 8, 2011 - The economy netted just 18,000 jobs in June, with the private sector growth of 57,000 jobs offset by the loss of 39,000 jobs in the public sector, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. This is well below expect...

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House Votes to Defund DADT Training They’ve Never Seen

Jul 8, 2011

WASHINGTON, July 8, 2011 – The U.S. House voted 236-184 this morning in favor of an amendment sponsored by Rep. Tim Huelskamp (R-KS) to the Defense Appropriations bill that bars the use of funds to implement training on the repeal of the "Don't Ask, ...

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Herschel Helps Solve Mystery of Cosmic Dust Origins

Jul 8, 2011
Herschel Helps Solve Mystery of Cosmic Dust Origins

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"US in breach of international law after execution of Leal García in Texas " – UN human rights chief

Jul 8, 2011

MEXICO CITY July 8, 2011 – The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Navi Pillay, deeply regrets the execution in the United States of Mexican national Humberto Leal García, after a last minute decision by the US Supreme Court denying a...

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Pew Opposes House Bill That Would Waive Environmental Laws Within 100 Miles of Borders, Coasts

Jul 8, 2011
Pew Opposes House Bill That Would Waive Environmental Laws Within 100 Miles of Borders, Coasts

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Pink is the New Red: NWLC Analysis Shows Women Lost Jobs During Two Years of ‘Recovery’

Jul 8, 2011
Pink is the New Red: NWLC Analysis Shows Women Lost Jobs During Two Years of ‘Recovery’

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‘Citizen-seismologists’ sought to host tiny earthquake sensors on their computers

Jul 8, 2011

July 7, 2011 - Six thousand tiny seismic sensors are seeking homes – or offices, or classrooms – where they can take up residence. The matchbox-size sensors are part of a new phase of the Quake Catcher Network, a project that is building the denses...

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