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Court upholds EPA emission standards

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld the Environmental Protection Agency’s emission standards for mercury and other hazardous air pollutants from coal- and oil-fired power plants. In its ruling, the court rejected state and industry challenges to ...

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Marvel keeps Spider-Man, X-Men comics

NEW YORK — Spider-Man, Iron Man and The Incredible Hulk can continue to reside in Marvel’s offices after a federal appeals court Thursday rejected an ownership claim by the children of the artist who helped create them. The U.S. Court ...

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Appeals court: Anti-terror law needs more review

NEW YORK — A federal appeals court in New York has ruled that an anti-terrorism law needs to be reviewed further. The law allows the military to detain people suspected of supporting al-Qaida or the Taliban. U.S. District Judge Katherine ...

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Court to review overturned conviction

WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court is taking another look at a three-judge panel’s decision to overturn the military commission conviction of an alleged al-Qaida propagandist. In January, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the ...

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