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A federal court ruling changes how the President is elected, and Florida Democrats trigger a special session vote on guns. Those stories and more in today's news.

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Archive: July 28, 2011

WASHINGTON - Chicken - fried, grilled, baked or broiled - is the top meat of choice in Virginia and around the nation, but a new report warns that the amount of manure produced by big industrial chicken farms is fouling Chesapeake Bay. Pew Environment released the report, which examined the past 50 ...Read More

INDIANAPOLIS - A breast cancer survivor wanted to "pay it forward" and find a rewarding volunteer job. So for the last two years, Laura Day has been driving cancer patients in Indianapolis to their treatment appointments as part of the American Cancer Society volunteer Road to Recovery program. She ...Read More

LARAMIE, Wyo. - Birds don't choose where they live based on lines drawn on a map. That's the basis of a new Bureau of Land Management (BLM) policy on sage grouse, which have been studied for a possible Endangered Species Act listing because of declining numbers. Previous policy focused on each BLM ...Read More

EAST LANSING, Mich. - When it comes to Social Security and Medicare, Michigan residents are letting their representatives in Congress know exactly how they feel, as the debt ceiling continues to dominate debate. AARP Michigan says the organization has delivered the signatures of nearly 52,000 state ...Read More

BERKELEY, Calif. - Youths using cell phones do not face a higher risk of brain cancer, a new study says. However, two California scientists who have looked at the report say that's not the whole story. The study published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute concludes that youngsters who ...Read More

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - While students and staff at colleges and universities in Missouri typically feel the most pain from continued cuts to public education funding, some experts say it's an issue that affects the state as a whole. Missouri State University sociology Professor John Harms says too ...Read More

DENVER - The nation may be getting a slight break from last week's triple-digit heat wave, but we're not out of the woods yet. Colorado is in a typical summer cycle through this weekend: highs in the 80s in the mountains, 90s on the Front Range and approaching 100 in the southeast and eastern plains ...Read More

FRANKFORT, Ky. - New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's philanthropic organization is committing a multi-million-dollar grant to the Sierra Club's Beyond Coal Campaign to hasten the transition to cleaner energy sources. One goal of the partnership is to cut coal production by a third by 2020, says Laur ...Read More

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