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TransCanada: U.S. Department of State Confirms Keystone XL Q1 2013...
CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - June 15, 2012) - TransCanada Corporation (TSX:TRP) (NYSE:TRP) (TransCanada) responded to the U.S. Department of State's (DOS) announcement...
Small, Shiny and Dangerous:
WASHINGTON -The nation's emergency physicians are warning parents about the dangers associated with young children swallowing objects like small batteries, coins and even...
Weekly Washington Update:
Freedom is not free - it comes at incredible cost. Since our founding, millions of brave Americans have gone into harm's way so that we could enjoy the blessings of peace...
Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce Legislation to Fight...
WASHINGTON- Today U.S. Senators John Cornyn (R-TX) and Michael Bennet (D-CO) joined by Sens. Susan Collins (R-ME), Mark Kirk (R-IL), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Al Franken...
Jacob and Sophia Take Top Honors on Social Security’s Most Popular...
Jacob and Sophia are America's most popular baby names for 2011. This is the thirteenth year in a row Jacob tops our list for boys and the first year for Sophia, who...
Texas, Amazon Announce Agreement to Create Jobs
(AUSTIN, TX and SEATTLE, WA) - Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts Susan Combs and Amazon.com, Inc. today announced an agreement that will lead to the creation of...
Social Security and Department of Defense Implement New Process to...
The Social Security Administration and the Department of Defense (DoD) are working together to improve access to disability benefits for the nation's Wounded Warriors,...
NNA heralds senate passage of 21ST Century Postal Act
WASHINGTON-By just two votes more than the minimum required, the U.S. Senate today passed S 1789, the bipartisan 21st Century Postal Act, 62 to 37. NNA President Reed...
National Work Zone Awareness Week
It would be simple for us as a public agency that just happens to be charged with working on roadways to stand in front of a microphone and mouth the words that work zones...
April is National Safe Digging Month
AUSTIN -- April marks the fifth annual National Safe Digging Month, and Texas Railroad Commissioners are urging Texas residents to always to make a free call to 811 before...
Demand for Youth Services Rise at Salvation Army Centers as...
Alexandria, VA (March 12, 2012) - The economic recession and its remaining aftershocks throughout American society have had a major impact on American families and youths...
Only 1,000 Free Trees Left to Help Entergy Customers in Texas...
Lincoln, Neb. (March 9, 2012) - Free trees are still available to Entergy customers in Texas through the Energy-Saving Trees program, but customers must reserve quickly...
BoatUS News: Tax Tip: Boat Owners May Have Federal Tax Deductions...
ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 6, 2012 - Recreational boat owners who paid state sales taxes on a boat purchase, or those who secured a loan to finance a boat, may have some tax...
January 2012 Ranks as One of Top Five Warmest Ever
State College, Pa. -- 9 February 2012 -- A report from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has identified January 2012 as the fourth-warmest January...
GIRL SCOUTS ARE PREPARED; ARE YOU?
March 2012 marks the 100th anniversary of the Girl Scouts. It was on March 9, 1912 that Juliette Gordon Low made a phone call to her cousin and said, quot;I've got...