Orphaned polar bear to move from New York to St. Louis Zoo

...fame when orphaned two years ago is headed to the St. Louis Zoo.The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported that the U.S. government on Monday approved an application to transfer the male bear, named Kali, from his temporary residence at the Buffalo...
Airlines soar to record profits routes, U.S. airlines work with foreign partners to set fares - a practice made possible because the U.S. government granted them immunity from antitrust laws."The airlines see significant benefit from that. For the consumer...
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Agency: Whales' recovery a success story

...planet was on the verge of extinction. The international community banned whaling the species in 1966, and the U.S. government put it on the endangered species list four years later.On Monday, federal officials said removing most of the...
A year after kidnap of schoolgirls, hope fades

...try to counter the threat that's posed by Boko Haram."State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf said a team from U.S. government agencies was in Abuja "to help both in the search, providing training, equipment, to try and help them find not...
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...weapons offense. The machine guns and grenade launcher used by the Blackwater men in Nisoor Square were issued by the U.S. government so the contractors could protect State Department employees, defense attorneys noted."This was decidedly dangerous...
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My Turn: Economic freedom: A magic pill we shouldn't swallow

...the title of a November 2000 report by 60 Minutes describing a family feud that led to another settlement with the U.S. government. Bill Koch, one of the brothers who inherited their father's oil business, accused the company's older brother...
Letter: Support diplomacy instead of Israel

...Non-Proliferation, Iran has the legal right to develop nuclear power for peaceful purposes. Instead of pressuring Iran, the U.S. government should be pressuring Israel, the only Middle Eastern country that has not signed the NPT, to sign the treaty...
TMHS students recognition

...information from his culture and country into our U.S. government class while students were learning about different...perspectives while students continue to learn about U.S. government."Lukas Hutchinson, freshman, nominated by Tina...
My Turn: The folly of Chenault's federal land grab

...of those too.Utah gave the U.S. government until Dec. 31, 2014 to transfer...resources. So Utah claims that the U.S. government broke a promise made to it by...title to any lands" held by the U.S. government. But in exchange Alaskans were...
My Turn: Cracks in the door

...Pioneer Natural Resources Company, a Dallas-based oil producer, have also received special permission from the U.S. government to export such minimally processed oil. Enterprise Partners already has two term contracts with Japanese traders...


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