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Hard part just beginning for CA cap-and-trade program: By most measures, California's nascent cap-and-trade program had a solid first year of operation, producing hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue for state coffers and, perhaps more important...
States becoming more 'hostile' to abortion: Twenty-two states enacted provisions restricting access to abortion in 2013, making the year second only to 2011 in the number of such enactments, according to the Guttmacher Institute, a reproductive...
BRIDGE CLOSURE CONTROVERSY COMES TO HEAD IN NJ: The controversy over lane closures on the George Washington Bridge that has been brewing in New Jersey for months reached a crisis point last Wednesday with the release of a cache of email messages linking...
CUOMO OUTLINES NY MEDICAL POT PLAN: New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) announced plans to issue an executive order that will launch a pilot program to allow 20 Empire State hospitals to dispense medical marijuana. Conditions for which the drug can be prescribed...
THE NAME GAME: For years, Hawaii resident Janice "Lokelani" Keihanaikukauakahihuliheekahaunaele's driver's license has been not quite right. As Fox News reports, for years Aloha State licenses have only accommodated 35 total characters...