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Absence of evidence of a spilled chemical doesn’t mean evidence of its absence in the water supply
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The oldest living senator leaves behind a legacy of environmental and public health protection—but doesn’t live to see chemical safety reform
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A scrappy indie website from Brooklyn wins a Pulitzer for its dogged reporting on a forgotten oil spill.