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Army Corps Won’t Do Overall Study Of Coal Exports

An official with the Army Corps of Engineers told a Congressional committee Tuesday it doesn’t plan a broad environmental study on exporting coal from the Western United States.

CBS Seattle–06/18/2013

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Ore. Defense Contractor Target Of Contract-Rigging Investigation

Federal authorities are investigating whether a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers program manager made sure an Oregon defense contractor won nearly $160 million worth of contracts as part of a cozy relationship that included snowboarding and fishing vacations, trips to Singapore and Bali, and sex with female employees.