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Environment

Hawaii Reboots Depression-Era Conservation Corps Using Pandemic Assistance Funds

Hawaii is using some of its CARES Act money to create a version of the Civilian Conservation Corps. The state is now trying to spend the last of the funds before the deadline later this month.

A Kupu Aina Corps work crew funded by CARES Act money uses chainsaws to clear invasive mangroves from the area around Pearl Harbor on the island of Oahu. Courtesy Malama Pu'uloa hide caption

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Hawaii Reboots Depression-Era Conservation Corps Using Pandemic Assistance Funds

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COVID-19 ads that Los Angeles County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl planned to run on Facebook got caught in the social network's ban on political advertising. Los Angeles County hide caption

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Mask Up! How Public Health Messages Collide With Facebook's Political Ads Ban

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Fishermen unload and sort the day's catch from the fishing boat Laurent-Geoffrey at Quai Gambetta in Boulogne-sur-Mer, France. Pete Kiehart for NPR hide caption

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Brexit: French Fishermen Worry What A Trade Deal May Mean For Them

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