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E.P.A., Tariffs, Jay-Z: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing

Aug 13, 2019 - The New York Times

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Good evening. Here’s the latest.

1. The fight over coal-burning power plants isn’t over.

A coalition of 29 states and cities sued to block the Trump administration from weakening Obama-era restrictions on the plants.

The suit argues that the Environmental Protection Agency’s rollback will extend the life of dirty, aging plants, increasing rather than diminishing pollution and greenhouse gases. Above, a coa...