How can US states fight climate change if Trump quits the Paris accord?

By BRAD PLUMERSeptember 20, 2017WASHINGTON — In the months since President Trump declared that the United States would withdraw from the Paris climate deal, 14 state...

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Marcellus boom is good news for West Virginia, right?

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