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August 3, 2017 10:27 PM Mobb Deep rapper Prodigy died of accidental choking

Prodigy of Mobb Deep died by choking on an egg in the hospital, according to a report. Mobb Deep rapper Prodigy's cause of death has been revealed as accidental choking, the Clark County coroner's office confirmed to the Daily News, and reports suggest the culprit was an egg. The hip-hop star, who had battled sickle cell anemia since birth, had been hospitalized 72

August 3, 2017 4:01 AM Test Drive Results 2017 Chevrolet Bolt Electric Car

When this car launched I was excited. As Chevrolet reported back in November 2016, this EV got First Production EV to Achieve 200 The all-electric 2017 Chevrolet Bolt, which offers a breakthrough EPA-estimated 238 miles of range on a full electric charge, was named Green Car Journal’s 2017 Green Car of the Year® during AutoMobility LA. Other finalists 120

July 6, 2017 7:49 PM Attorneys general sue DeVos over delay of rule to protect students from predatory colleges

A group of 19 state attorneys general is suing Education Secretary Betsy DeVos for delaying an overhaul of rules to erase the federal student debt of borrowers defrauded by colleges. “With no notice, with no opportunity for comment … the DeVos team is trying to cancel this rule,” Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey, who is leading the lawsuit 80

July 4, 2017 12:01 AM Court Blocks EPA Effort to Loosen Obama-Era Emissions Standards

Three-judge panel found the environmental agency flouted requirements in suspending 2016 rule WASHINGTON—A federal appeals court Monday blocked the Environmental Protection Agency from loosening controls on emissions of methane and other greenhouse gases, setting back Trump administration efforts to rapidly dismantle former President Barack Obama’s climate-change 33

July 3, 2017 11:08 PM Federal court blocks Trump EPA on air pollution

In a 2-to-1 ruling, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit concluded that the EPA had the right to reconsider a 2016 rule limiting methane and smog-forming pollutants emitted by oil and gas wells but could not delay the effective date while it sought to rewrite the regulation. The agency has proposed extending the initial delay 60

June 27, 2017 6:05 PM Trump, EPA Move to Rescind Obama Administration’s Clean Water Rule

New rule would reverse Obama administration’s Waters of the United States, or WOTUS, rule President Donald Trump’s administration is moving ahead with plans to dismantle another piece of the Obama administration’s environmental legacy, the rule that sought to protect clean drinking water by expanding Washington’s power to regulate major rivers and lakes 58

June 20, 2017 11:39 AM The Daily 202: Most Republicans in the Georgia special election are willing to give Trumpcare a chance

CHAMBLEE, Ga.—Obamacare has been front and center in Republican campaign commercials for the past four election cycles, but it’s been absent from the airwaves ahead of today’s special election in Georgia’s Sixth District. Most of the GOP spots have focused on national security. A relentless barrage of attacks ads sought to define Democratic candidate 203

June 18, 2017 1:39 PM Trump lawyer: The president is not under investigation for obstruction

A member of President Trump’s legal team said Sunday that Trump is not under investigation by the special counsel, an assessment at odds with a Washington Post report last week and seemingly with a tweet by Trump himself on Friday. “Let me be very clear here, as it has been since the beginning, the president is not and has not been under investigation 84

June 16, 2017 10:13 PM EPA Warned Fiat Chrysler in 2015 of Suspected Illegal ‘Defeat Device’ Use

Regulators had begun to probe car maker’s emissions practices within weeks of Volkswagen revelations The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency alerted Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV in November 2015 that regulators suspected the Italian-U.S. auto maker of using illegal emissions software, more than a year before formally accusing the company of skirting 56

June 12, 2017 3:53 PM The Daily 202: 40 questions for Jeff Sessions

THE BIG IDEA: Jeff Sessions will testify in open session Tuesday afternoon before the Senate Intelligence Committee. It will be his first public appearance on the Hill since Jan. 10, when he falsely said at his confirmation hearing: “I did not have communications with the Russians.” James Comey’s testimony last week raised a host of news questions about 342