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Oregon case jury delivers blow to government in lands fight

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- A jury delivered an extraordinary blow to the government in a long-running battle over the use of public lands when it acquitted all seven defendants involved in the armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in rural southeastern Oregon....

Q&A: What to know about the Oregon ranching standoff case

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- In a case sure to rouse strong feelings about control of Western lands, a jury found the leaders of the armed group that took over a national wildlife refuge in rural Oregon not guilty of conspiracy and possession of firearms at a federal facility....

Police evict oil pipeline protesters from private land

CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) -- A months-long protest over the Dakota Access oil pipeline reached its most chaotic pitch yet when hundreds of law enforcement officers moved in to force activists off private property....

AP News Guide: Pipeline activists swept off private property

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Law enforcement in North Dakota moved in Thursday to remove activists protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline who had set up a camp on private property owned by the pipeline developer. Here's a guide to the latest developments and key background about the protest:...

Deep South drought kills crops, threatens herds, dries lakes

ATLANTA (AP) -- Six months into a deepening drought, the weather is killing crops, threatening cattle and sinking lakes to their lowest levels in years across much of the South....

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