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Ripples from US nuclear plant closings overwhelm small towns
The soaring costs of aging nuclear power plants have speeded up the closings of a handful of U.S. plants and are threatening at least a dozen more
Republicans dismiss Trump's ambitious budget blueprint
President Trump's first White House budget received a chilly reception from many Republicans on Capitol Hill today, as appropriators and defense hawks questioned the blueprint's dramatic cuts to domestic spending and foreign aid. The blueprint, a discretionary spending wishlist for 2018 released by
Agency-by-agency look at Trump's budget
How President Trump's proposed budget would affect individual government agencies. ——— AGRICULTURE DEPARTMENT Down 20.7 percent Highlight: The budget would reduce spending National Forest land acquisition, rural water infrastructure and statistical capabilities at the department.
Trump budget slashes agency money to boost defense spending
President Donald Trump is unveiling a $1.15 trillion budget, a far-reaching overhaul of federal government spending that slashes billions at a dozen departments to finance a significant increase in the military and a U.S.-Mexico border wall
Walking Tour of The Land Pavilion at Disney's Epcot
ABC News' Genevieve Brown gives a tour of The Land Pavilion at Epcot Center with Les Frey.
The Note: Trump on Terrorism
NOTABLES --WHAT TRUMP IS SAYING: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump repeated his claim he saw thousands of Muslims in New Jersey celebrating on September 11, 2001 when the World Trade Center fell telling ABC’s GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS on “This Week”: “There were people that were cheering
NFL borrows prep, college playbooks
Want to know what trends will dominate the NFL in five years? Attend a high school or small-college football game. Because tactics on display during the NFL's opening weekend were high school and small college all the way. The big ideas on offense in the NFL in recent seasons -- the zone-read rush,
Parents of James Foley Hold Press Conference After Son's Execution
John and Diane Foley believe that their son "felt committed to the people who were trying to become free."
Nuclear Waste : Yucca Mountain Gets Reprieve As Storage Site
An appeals court decision has re-opened the possibility that the nation's alarmingly large and growing piles of nuclear waste might someday be stored inside Nevada's Yucca Mountain, a decades-old political and regulatory football. Though U.S. taxpayers, according to the General Accounting Office