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2008-11-03 08:25:00

U.S. President George W. Bush is sprinting toward the end of his administration pushing through environmental policy changes before he leaves office. His initiatives include getting wolves off the Endangered Species List, allowing power plants to operate near national parks, loosening regulations for factory farm waste or making it easier for mountaintop coal-mining operations. Environmentalists are pushing for a mandatory program to cut climate-warming greenhouse gas emissions- not one of...

Word of the Day
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.