Federal utility TVA going to trial over pollution claims

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Environmental groups are taking the Tennessee Valley Authority to trial over waste ash from an aging coal-fired power plant northeast of Nashville, saying it polluted the Cumberland River in violation of the Clean Water Act.

  • Written by JONATHAN MATTISE , Associated Press

Roe v. Wade play in DC as landmark abortion case in the news

WASHINGTON (AP) — The presidential election helped rewrite the final line of Lisa Loomer's new play about Roe v. Wade, the landmark 1973 Supreme Court decision legalizing abortion nationwide.

An early draft had ended: "Roe still stands."

  • Written by JESSICA GRESKO , The Associated Press