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Editorial Roundup: Indiana

Sep. 26, 2023 07:13 AM EDT

Indianapolis Business Journal. September 22, 2023. Editorial: If you’re not registered to vote, you have until Oct. 10 to do so It’s no secret that Hoosier participation in elections is among the lowest in the nation and has been declining in comparison to other...

Biden uses executive power to create a New Deal-style American Climate Corps

Sep. 20, 2023 17:34 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — After being thwarted by Congress, President Joe Biden will use his executive authority to create a New Deal-style American Climate Corps that will serve as a major green jobs training program. In an announcement Wednesday, the White House said the program will...

Massachusetts rejects request to discharge radioactive water from closed nuclear plant into bay

Jul. 25, 2023 13:43 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts environmental regulators have denied a request by the company dismantling a shuttered nuclear power plant to release more than 1 million gallons (3.8 million liters) of radioactive wastewater into Cape Cod Bay. The state Department of Environmental...