Balked

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  • Exclusive: White House mulled, then balked at curbing explosive gas on oil trains
    By Patrick Rucker WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration weighed national standards to control explosive gas in oil trains last year but rejected the move, deciding instead to leave new rules to North Dakota, where much of the fuel originates. Current and former administration officials told Reuters they were unsure if they had the power to force the ener Read more on this news related to 'Balked'
  • Springfield City Council balks at eliminating costly pension perk
    Some Springfield aldermen on Tuesday balked at advancing a proposal to eliminate a provision that allows city employees to cash out their unused vacation time early and create a “pension spike."The savings to the city by eliminating the perk has been estimated at millions of dollars.The vote was 7-3 to table the proposed ordinance, which would have removed Read more on this news related to 'Balked'
  • Nurse who balked at Ebola quarantine is leaving Maine
    PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The nurse who refused to be quarantined after treating Ebola patients in West Africa is leaving Maine. Read more on this news related to 'Balked'

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