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Appeals Court Rules in Favor of Country of Origin Meat Labels

Associated Press

Mar 28, 2014
A federal appeals court is allowing labels on certain cuts of meat to say where the animals were born, raised and slaughtered.…

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…

Solar storm headed toward Earth may disrupt power

By Associated Press
Mar 07, 2012
An impressive solar flare is heading toward Earth and could disrupt power grids, GPS and airplane flights. Forecasters…