News bites: Foes take fight against climate rules to High Court

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The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) hired Keith F. Higgins to direct the agencies corporation finance division.

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission proposed new rules for the transport of radioactive material.

The White House voiced opposition to a bill meant to limit the SEC’s regulatory power.

The Justice Department banned some forms of synthetic pot.

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