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Body Found Believed to be Missing Bartlesville Man
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (AP) -- Authorities in Oklahoma say a hunter found a body believed to be that of a missing 62-year-old Bartlesville man.
The Tulsa World reports the dead man is believed to be Timothy Hauser, who was beaten and robbed Aug. 9 in Osage County.
Osage County Chief Deputy Sheriff Charlie Cartwright says law enforcement officers are certain that the body is Hauser's but investigators will perform DNA tests to be sure.
Authorities say a hunter found the body Saturday in a dense thicket not far from where Hauser was beaten and robbed. The area is a few miles west of Bartlesville.
The World says three people have been charged in connection with the assault on Hauser.
Posted: Sunday, December 30 2012, 05:17 PM CST
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Obama opposes GOP bill on Keystone XL oil pipeline
May 21, 2013 19:49 GMT
By MATTHEW DALY Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House says President Barack Obama opposes a House bill that would speed approval of the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada to Texas.
The White House said Tuesday that the bill "seeks to circumvent longstanding and proven processes" by removing a requirement for a presidential permit. The legislation also says no new environmental studies are needed.
House Republicans say the bill is needed to ensure the long-delayed pipeline is built. The project, which first was proposed in 2008, would carry oil extracted from tar sands in western Canada to refineries along the Texas Gulf Coast.
Opponents say the pipeline would carry "dirty oil" that could trigger global warming, while supporters say it would create jobs and bolster North American energy resources.
A House vote is expected Wednesday.
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