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White House supports Ukrainian military operation to preserve 'law and order'

By Susan Crabtree | 04/15/14 01:53 PM

The White House backs the Ukrainian government's decision to direct its military to confront pro-Russian militants and attempt to retake buildings and other areas they've seized in the eastern part of the country. The Ukrainian military flooded into an airport near Slovyansk, Ukraine on...
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Harry Reid: Nevada rancher dispute with federal government 'not over'

By Sean Lengell | 04/15/14 01:37 PM

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said the tense confrontation between a southern Nevada rancher and federal agents over cattle grazing rights is "not over." "We can't have an American people that violate the law and then just walk away from it," the Nevada Democrat told Reno, Nev., TV station...
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Court rejects challenge to mercury emissions rule

By Zack Colman | 04/15/14 01:28 PM

A federal court upheld an Environmental Protection Agency rule that limits mercury and other toxic air emissions from power plants Tuesday, delivering a victory for the Obama administration and a blow to industry groups fighting the regulation.
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