The Charger Bulletin

Are the States Going to Secede?

The Charger Bulletin

November 28, 2012

Letter to the Editor By Ross Weiner Are states planning to leave the Union? There been talk of this since the re-election of President Barack Obama because there been a petition circulation on asking for all 50 states to secede from the United States. Technically, in the United St...

States send mixed message on texting and driving

Liz De La Torre

September 19, 2009

From The Associated Press Fiddling with your iPhone behind the wheel can get you fined across much of the nation. But many states are more than happy to tweet you with up-to-the-minute directions on how to steer clear of a traffic jam. It is a mixed signal that some safety experts and politicians...

Federal survey finds coal ash sites in 35 states

Maideline Sanchez

September 8, 2009

From the Associated Press WASHINGTON – The toxic leftovers from burning coal for power are sitting in nearly 600 sites in 35 states, according to a federal survey released Tuesday. Spills have occurred at 34 of those sites over the last decade. Many of the spills were minor compared with the...

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