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EDM Wednesday Briefing: Clean Power Plan Delayed, Senate Vote on North Korean Sanctions, Winter Storms, Coastal Flooding

The Supreme Court has issued a temporary freeze on President Obama's sweeping Clean Power Plan that required state's to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 2030. In light of the recent North Korean satellite launch and in conjunction with suspected increasing nuclear weapons capabilities, the Senate is considering implementing stronger sanctions agains North Korea. Further study of the Zika virus has scientists concerned that maybe they underestimated its dangers, and residents in New Jersey, New York wonder if coastal flooding is becoming the new normal.

EDM Monday Briefing: Earthquake Kills at Least 90 in Indonesia