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EPA Proposal to Limit Science Studies Draws Opposition

Blockbuster Not Yet Selling Russell Crowe's Jockstrap

By Ellen Knickmeyer |
Democratic lawmakers joined scores of scientists, health providers, environmental officials and activists Tuesday in denouncing an industry-backed proposal that could limit dramati...

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Canadian Marijuana Company Tilray Has First U.S. Pot IPO

Canadian Marijuana Company Tilray Has First U.S. Pot IPO

By Gene Johnson | Jul 20
Another big first for the marijuana industry is in the books: A major Canadian grower, processor and distributor has completed an initial public stock offering in the United States, raising $153 million.

Merkel: German Govt is Solid Despite Fight over Migration

Merkel: German Govt is Solid Despite Fight over Migration

By Geir Moulson | Jul 20
Chancellor Angela Merkel acknowledged Friday that a bitter fight over migrant policy hurt Germans' confidence in her government, but said she never thought of quitting and insisted that her administration is doing solid work.

Michelle Obama Joins Nationwide Voter Registration Effort

Michelle Obama Joins Nationwide Voter Registration Effort

By Darlene Superville | Jul 20
Michelle Obama is lending her star power to a new nationwide effort to register voters for the November midterm elections.

U.S. Deporting Crime Victims While They Wait for Special Visa

U.S. Deporting Crime Victims While They Wait for Special Visa

By Alexandra Villarreal | Jul 20
For victims of crime on U.S. soil who are living here illegally, a special visa program encourages them to help solve their cases and catch criminals, and often provides their only clear path to citizenship.

FDA Plans to Ease OTC Approvals for Some Prescription Drugs

FDA Plans to Ease OTC Approvals for Some Prescription Drugs

By Linda A Johnson | Jul 20
U.S. regulators proposed new guidelines Tuesday to make it easier for some common medicines to be sold without a prescription - and more convenient for consumers to get them.

EPA Proposal to Limit Science Studies Draws Opposition

EPA Proposal to Limit Science Studies Draws Opposition

By Ellen Knickmeyer | Jul 20
Democratic lawmakers joined scores of scientists, health providers, environmental officials and activists Tuesday in denouncing an industry-backed proposal that could limit dramatically the scientific studies the Environmental Protection Agency considers.

San Francisco to Consider Tax on Companies to Help Homeless

San Francisco to Consider Tax on Companies to Help Homeless

By Janie Har | Jul 20
San Francisco voters will decide in November whether to tax large businesses to pay for homeless and housing services, an issue that set off a battle in another West Coast city struggling with income inequality.

State Governors Delve into Foreign Diplomacy on Trade War

State Governors Delve into Foreign Diplomacy on Trade War

By Morgan Lee | Jul 20
State governors discussed ways Thursday to court foreign investment in the wake of President Donald Trump's trade disputes with countries including China, Canada and Mexico.

Mark Wahlberg Buying Auto Dealership in Ohio

Mark Wahlberg Buying Auto Dealership in Ohio

Jul 20
Mark Wahlberg wants you to see the U.S.A. in a Chevrolet.

Republicans Block Bid to Extend Election Security Grants

Republicans Block Bid to Extend Election Security Grants

By Matthew Daly | Jul 19
The GOP-controlled House on Thursday eliminated new funding for states to strengthen election security, drawing protests from Democrats who said Republicans are not doing enough to prevent Russian meddling.

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