WASHINGTON (AP) — Less than two years after Congress approved a landmark bill to overhaul the federal flood insurance program, lawmakers are poised to undo many of the changes after homeowners in flood-prone areas complained about sharp increases in premiums.
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EWING, N.J. (AP) — Officials say a woman’s body was found on a car near the site of an explosion in a New Jersey housing development that also injured seven workers.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A union representing some 200 workers at the nation’s only underground nuclear waste dump said Tuesday its wants to be sure employees are safe when the repository reopens after a radiation leak that exposed at least 13 people.