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Glued to the Weather Channel While the World Burns

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Paul Loeb HUFFPOST GREEN - 06/ 6/11 Following the weather is beginning to feel like revisiting the Biblical plagues. Details here. A wildfire sweeps over Alpine, Arizona, burning 120,600 acres by Saturday. Courtesy of Common Dreams

Oil Company's Lawsuit Against Greenpeace Backfires

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Nick Young - Greenpeace - 6/6/11 Today an Amsterdam court judge turned the tables on Cairn Energy. Details here. Greenpeace protesters spent four days in a survival pod attached to the the Leiv Eiriksson rig.  (Photograph: Steve Morgan/Greenpeace) 

Lake Manitoba to Set Record High: Province

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Winnipeg Free Press - 06/6/2011 WINNIPEG - Lake Manitoba is now expected to hit 816.5 feet in July, almost a foot higher than previously forecast.  Details here. A farmyard somewhere between  Twin Lakes and Delta Beach.    (MIKE DEAL / Wpg. Free Press)