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U.S. Forest Service Seeks Comments on Over-Snow Vehicle Proposal


Jun 24, 2014
The U.S. Forest Service has published a Federal Register Notice seeking public comment on a proposal that would help standardize…





GOP tax plan lowers top rate, imposes surtax on rich

Associated Press


Feb 26, 2014
An election-year plan by House Republicans to simplify the tax code would cut income tax rates but impose a new surtax on some…

Debt limit plan passes House without GOP fight

Andrew Taylor
Associated Press


Feb 12, 2014
Unwilling to spook the markets and divided among themselves, House Republicans backed away from a battle over the government’s…

High Court to decide how logging roads regulated

By Associated Press
Dec 03, 2012
The U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether to switch gears on more than 30 years of regulating the muddy water running…

Twinkies likely to survive sale of Hostess

By Associated Press
Nov 19, 2012
Twinkie lovers, relax. The tasty cream-filled golden spongecakes are likely to survive, even though their maker will be…

US appeals court allows wolf hunts

By Associated Press
Mar 14, 2012
A federal appeals court on Wednesday rejected a lawsuit from conservation groups that want to block wolf hunts that have…