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Environmentalists Say Uncle Sam’s Failing The Chesapeake Bay

Environmentalists Say Uncle Sam’s Failing The Chesapeake Bay

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The Chesapeake Bay Foundation says the government is failing to meet its commitment to limit pollution in one of the state’s greatest treasures. The goal is to restore the bay by 2025, but the Foundation says government agencies are failing to meet their commitment to expand forest buffers, limit air pollution and even comply with the Clean Water Act. The criticism is based in part on 2014-2015 draft milestones.

 

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Star sprinter Torrin Lawrence dies at 25

FILE - In this June 20, 2013 file photo, Torrin Lawrence reacts after his heat in the senior men's 400-meter dash at the U.S. Championships athletics meet in Des Moines, Iowa. Former University of Georgia 400-meter runner Torrin Lawrence died in a car accident early Monday, July 28, 2014 in Cordele, Ga. He was 25.

Celebrated track star Torrin Lawrence has been killed in a tragic road accident in Georgia.

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Judge gives go-ahead for $2 billion sale of NBA’s Clippers

With her attorney Pierce O'Donnell, right, Shelly Sterling, center, talks to reporters after a judge ruled in her favor and against her estranged husband, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, in his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the NBA basketball team, outside Los Angeles Superior Court, Monday, July 28, 2014.

Shelly Sterling can proceed with the record $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers despite her husband's objections, a judge ruled on Monday.

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