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Friday, June 22, 2018

EPA Targets Refinery Emissions

By Tony Barboza, Los Angeles Times Oil refineries would be required to cut emissions and begin monitoring levels of toxic air pollutants at their fence lines with neighboring communities under standards proposed Thursday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The rules would require the nation’s 150 major oil refineries to upgrade pollution controls for storage tanks […]

May 16, 2014
Immigration, Trump

ACLU Sues Over Delays For Immigrants Seeking U.S. Protection

By Kate Linthicum, Los Angeles Times Thousands of immigrants seeking protection in the United States have spent months in detention waiting for the government to determine whether they may have legitimate cases, even though regulations say they should receive a determination within 10 days, according to a class action lawsuit filed Thursday by the American Civil […]

April 17, 2014