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Today's word: espionage
Definition: The act of obtaining secret or confidential information (intelligence) from non-disclosed sources or divulging of the same without the permission of the holder of the information.
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Tough steps are ahead as Western states must cut water use from Colorado River's reduced flow

Water-shortage reality is forcing hard decisions in seven Western states relying on the Colorado River for agriculture, industry, development, landscaping and household use. They must negotiate major cuts in 2023 water use this month or have the...

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Finland builds the world’s first permanent nuclear-waste repository


Finland is the first country in the world to devise a system to permanently store all the radioactive waste generated by its nuclear power plants. The western Finnish town of Eurajok actually campaigned to get the facility. Spent nuclear fuel frompow...

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This week's word in the news: ESPIONAGE

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The act of obtaining secret or confidential information (intelligence) from non-disclosed sources or divulging of the same without the permission of the holder of the information.

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Federal authorities sought a range of highly sensitive documents, including 11 caches of classified materials, indicating that the federal investigation was examining possible violations of the espionage Act, according to documents unsealed Friday.
The Palm Beach Post -- 08/15/2022

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