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EPA chief signs proposal limiting science used in decisions
Critics said the policy shift is designed to restrict the agency from citing peer-reviewed public-health studies that use patient medical records that must be kept confidential under patient privacy laws.

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Burger King grows; Tim Hortons to get makeover
Shares of Restaurant Brands International Inc. rose 5 percent to close at $56.30 on Tuesday.
Wyoming plan to increase grizzly hunt quotas in dispute
A new three-state agreement for managing grizzly bears in and around Yellowstone National Park is being challenged.
Cheyenne woman works to retrain retired racehorses
Seabiscuit, Secretariat, Man o' War. Smarty Jones, Seattle Slew, American Pharoah
Drought, wildfires force ranchers to scramble for feed
Drought, wildfires force ranchers to scramble for feed
Ongoing drought and wildfires have cattle ranchers in at least five Southwestern U.S. states scrambling for hay or pastureland, while others are selling off some of their herds.
US pecan growers seek to break out of the pie shell
U.S. producers are also riding the wave of the Trump Administration’s policies to promote American-made goods.
South Dakota spring wheat planting finally getting underway
Planting of spring wheat is finally getting underway in South Dakota
Specialists evaluating slide risks in southwest Washington
Geotechnical specialists are evaluating a potential landslide in southwest Washington after residents noticed land movement and officials evacuated the area
Motorist who struck bulls while on meth must pay over $23K
A southern Oregon man has been ordered to pay over $23,000 in restitution for eluding police while high on methamphetamine, crashing through a fence and hitting two Angus bull yearlings
Burgerville workers vote to unionize
Workers at a Burgerville in Southeast Portland have overwhelmingly approved the formation of a federally-recognized union
Vote Expected Soon On Bill To Protect Snake River Dams
Breaching the Lower Snake River dams in southeastern Washington has been a heated debate for decades.