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Whole Foods Market

EPA says it has reached $3.5 million settlement with Whole Foods over disposal of hazardous waste - AP

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Las Vegas, NV, US

#BREAKING - EPA clears Johnson Jr. High School to reopen Tuesday morning #8NN CCSD to hold news conf. at 4:30 PM https://t.co/IWEWVZ2RjA - @8NewsNow


Las Vegas, NV, US

#BREAKING - EPA tested 75 homes, cleanup continues in school #8NN https://t.co/M4HfUWngt0 https://t.co/TUZNvhD36U - @8NewsNow


Las Vegas, NV, US

Classes cancelled Monday at Johnson Junior High School in Las Vegas; EPA continues to clean school over mercury spill - 8 News Now

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Zika virus outbreak (2015-present)

#EXCLUSIVE: @EPA clears way for #Wolbachia-infected mosquitoes in fight against #Zika. @MicheleGillen's report: https://t.co/QD8iqfW1jY - @CBSMiami


United States

US rejects automakers request to extend fuel comment deadline - Reuters

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Harley-Davidson settles with EPA over alleged emissions cheating, admits no wrongdoing - CNBC

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auto industry

EPA strengthens greenhouse-gas efficiency goals for big rig trucks through 2027 - Bloomberg

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United States Department of Justice

Enbridge reaches $177 million settlement with US regulators over 2010 pipeline spills in Marshall, Mich., Romeoville, Ill. - Detroit Free Press


Volkswagen emissions scandal

More: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy says the DOJ is punishing Volkswagen for 'distorting the market for clean cars'

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Flint, Mich., water crisis

Flint water plant supervisor says new equipment to manage chlorine levels to be installed with June 10 target date - @StephaniePNews


Flint, Mich., water crisis

EPA says Flint, Mich., has enough chlorine in drinking water, but needs to add more chlorine equipment to keep up with summer peak demand - Detroit News

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Oregon train derailment, June 2016

Light oil sheen spotted after Columbia River Gorge oil train derailment near Mosier, Ore., EPA says - Oregonian

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United States Environmental Protection Agency

White House, top House Democrats back bill to overhaul chemical regulation - AP

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Arizona, US

#BREAKING EPA: Unsafe pollutants found in Tempe water, 2 other Arizona systems https://t.co/uNy1CAtq6a - @azcentral


United States Environmental Protection Agency

EPA expected to propose total 2017 US renewable fuels requirement at 18.8 billion gallons, sources say - Reuters

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San Jacinto County, TX, US

EPA moving up final decision date on San Jac Dioxin dump to July 28 from December 2016 #Fox26 - @GrooganFox26


Oklahoma City, OK, US

OCC votes to make EPA improvements at Sooner Power Plant https://t.co/YezajnlC1v #breaking - @koconews


Tacoma, WA, US

Lead levels up to 2330 parts per billion found at 2 Tacoma, Wash., public schools; EPA action alert level is 15 ppb - @Q13FOXKiggins

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Animas River mine spill

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., seeks criminal investigation of EPA for Gold King Mine toxic spill into Animas River last year - AZ Central

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