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The Animas River runs yellow with toxin-tainted wastewater in August after a spill from the abandoned Gold King Mine near Silverton, Colorado. Photo/Colorado Parks and Wildlife Department via Reuters

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Navajo Nation sues EPA over Gold King Mine spill

SHIPROCK, N.M. - The Navajo Nation announced Aug. 17 its intention to sue the Environmental Protection Agency for its misconduct and role in causing the Gold King Mine spill Aug. 5, 2015, which impacted Navajo farmers.