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Haiti President Seeks UN Funds To Rebuild Country
GEORGETOWN, Guyana (AP) — Haiti’s president is urging the United Nations to divert some of the billions of dollars it spends yearly on peacekeeping efforts to infrastructure projects, job creation and poverty alleviation. Michel Martelly says officials need to think about sustainable d…
Report: UW Bucks Declining Research Funding Trend
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — A new report says Wyoming is among just a handful of states that haven’t been cutting research funding at their public universities. The National Science Board says only seven states didn’t cut research funding at their public universities between 2002 and 2…
Wyo. Officials Say Proposed AML Fund Cuts Dire
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Top Wyoming officials say congressional action to block about $700 million in federal Abandoned Mine Land payments to the state over the next 10 years threatens to be devastating to the state budget. Gov. Matt Mead and Sen. Phil Nicholas, chairman of the Senate Appropria…