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North America's largest powwow draws thousands to New Mexico

04/24/2015 04:59 PM MDT
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Droves of Native American and other indigenous performers and spectators have converged in New Mexico for the 32nd annual Gathering of Nations, North America's largest powwow. 
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Adam Sandler movie sparks debate over American Indian images
04/24/2015 05:09 PM MDT - ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — When a group of American Indian actors walked off the set of an Adam Sandler movie this week, their decision generated praise and scorn on social media. Full Story

Denver judge weighs whether to roll back coal mine approvals
04/24/2015 03:39 PM MDT - DENVER (AP) — A federal judge in Denver who stopped a planned coal mine expansion because of climate concerns last year is weighing whether to also halt coal mining approved in the last decade in northwestern Colorado. Full Story

Scientists convinced of tie between earthquakes and drilling
04/23/2015 03:54 PM MDT - LOS ANGELES (AP) — With the evidence coming in from one study after another, scientists are now more certain than ever that oil and gas drilling is causing hundreds upon hundreds of earthquakes across the U. Full Story

Blue Bell says it's still trying to pinpoint listeria cause
04/21/2015 04:49 PM MDT - HOUSTON (AP) — A massive recall has brought more attention and put more pressure on a century-old Texas ice cream company that has been searching to discover how its products became linked to a deadly string of listeria cases. Full Story

No listing for Sierra sage grouse sends signal across West
04/21/2015 05:29 PM MDT - RENO, Nev. (AP) — Interior Secretary Sally Jewell reversed the government's proposed federal protection for a type of sage grouse specific to California and Nevada on Tuesday, and said it shows it's still possible to head off a bigger, looming listing decision for the greater sage grouse across 11 western states. Full Story

Blue Bell Creameries issues recall of all products
04/20/2015 09:24 PM MDT - BRENHAM, Texas (AP) — Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries issued a voluntary recall Monday night for all of its products on the market after two samples of chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream tested positive for listeria, a potentially deadly bacteria. Full Story

US to announce decision for Nevada, California sage grouse
04/20/2015 08:44 PM MDT - RENO, Nev. (AP) — Interior Secretary Sally Jewell plans to announce Tuesday whether she will move forward with the U. Full Story

Jewell to announce listing decision for sage grouse in NV-CA
04/20/2015 06:44 PM MDT - RENO, Nev. (AP) — Interior Secretary Sally Jewell plans to announce Tuesday whether she will move forward with the U. Full Story

Nuclear waste drums appear stable after signs of reactions
04/20/2015 04:44 PM MDT - ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Dozens of drums of radioactive waste at one of the nation's premier weapons laboratories are stable after some showed signs of chemical reactions over the past year, according to federal officials. Full Story

Owner spots his stolen truck in rearview mirror; arrest made

PIEDMONT, Ala. (AP) — A man driving to work in Alabama suddenly noticed his stolen pickup truck following him, setting off a chain of events that included a pursuit, a crash and an arrest. Full Story
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Liotta recalls Scorsese discussion before 'Goodfellas' shoot

NEW YORK (AP) — The Tribeca Film Festival ended with a bang — a special 25th anniversary screening of the Martin Scorsese gangster flick "Goodfellas. Full Story