A government scheme to get rid of a rare species of wild parrot has cost taxpayers almost £1,000 per bird.
In five years £259,000 has been spent trying to eradicate just 62 birds and 212 eggs. 546 more words
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Would-be coke dealer and government informant Al Sharpton may help the federal government pick Eric Holder’s successor.
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Under a new California law, families can ask police to confiscate lawfully-owned weapons from close relatives. The law was introduced after an unstable gunman’s shooting rampage left seven people dead and 13 injured. 112 more words
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Fact sheets: CMS finalizes auto-enrollment process for current Marketplace consumers
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