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Oil boom remakes N. Dakota county with fastest growth in US

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The Latest: Israel soon allowing some tour groups to visit

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Two anchors of COVID safety net ending, affecting millions

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Legal shield for Purdue Pharma owners is at heart of appeals

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Companies: $26B settlement of opioid lawsuits to move ahead

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Cleanup boats on scene of large Gulf oil spill following Ida

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Hurricane Ida turns spotlight on Louisiana power grid issues

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