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This past summer, the EPA proposed the first-ever Significant New Use Rule (SNUR) for asbestos under the 2016 amendments to the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). The proposed SNUR appeared in the June 11, 2018, Federal Register.
The proposal listed 14 uses of asbestos that the Agency says are not currently...

Erika Meitnerâs Holy Moly Carry Me is a slim volume that taps into national conversations on topics including motherhood, infertility, terrorism, Judaism, school shootings, the 2016 election, and race. The poems feel straightforward in a way that adds to their urgency. In âDollar General,â we learn that Meitnerâs is the only Jewish family in her southern neighborhood, and her poems explore this sense of otherness. Assimilation…

AUGUSTA, Ark. (AP) — Actress Jennifer Garner has brought a little fun to a northeast Arkansas childcare and family health center. Thee Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that Garner visited the ARcare Center for Education and Wellness in Augusta, about 75 miles (120 kilometers) northeast of Little Rock, Thursday as an ambassador for Save the Children's Head Start program.

Manassas City Police are currently investigating a threat that was made against both Osbourn High School and Baldwin Elementary School on Sunday evening. The threat, brought to the attention of authorities, was made over Instagram late Sunday. Members of the Patrol Services Division and Investigative Services Division are actively investigating the situation and as a precaution, there will be increased police presence at both campuses on Monday, Oct. 22. Officials have not identified a suspect.

Democrats need heavy Latino support to win several Senate races and take back control of the House...

A Rochester Police officer was hospitalized Sunday after a motor vehicle accident on St. Paul Street...

Redskins linebacker Ryan Kerrigan's strip-sack of Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott was recovered for a touchdown by Preston Smith with just under five minutes left in the fourth quarter Sunday, and Washington held on to edge Dallas 20-17 when a last-second field-goal attempt by Brett Maher went off the left upright. What would have been a 47-yard kick became a 52-yarder when Louis-Philippe Ladoceur was called for a snap infraction.

ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia store has had 20 right-foot shoes stolen over the course of three break-ins this year. The Roanoke Times reports Roanoke County police arrested 21-year-old Manuel Carlos Ramirez-Godoy in Sunday's burglary of Clean Soles, seizing seven right-foot Nike Air Jordans and a sweatshirt printed with "Call My Lawyer. " Clean Soles operator Rob Wickham previously said he typically keeps right shoes on display, while their other halves rest behind the counter.

The Buffalo Bills thought Derek Anderson might be the solution to their offensive struggles. He wasn't...

A Monroe County Sheriff deputy was involved in an accident Sunday night while attempting to initiate a traffic stop...

The National Weather Service announced on Sunday that a tornado hit West Seneca Saturday night...

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Global Warming
The consequences of global warming are here today. From sea level rise and flooding on the East Coast to wildfires and drought in the Rocky Mountain West, communities around the country are confronting the growing consequences of global warming
The science shows that global warming results from too much carbon in the atmosphere, released when we use gasoline to drive our cars or burn coal, oil, or gas to heat our homes and power our lives. The…

Yes, we all know Howard University wins every time when it comes to throwing a good party but we also know how to celebrate in other ways. There are dozens of events happening this week and it̵…

Nearly 1,400 master’s and doctoral students in Arts, Sciences & Engineering come from 67 nations and whose studies range from philosophy to physics.

A government computer system that interacts with HealthCare. gov was hacked earlier this month, compromising the sensitive personal data of some 75,000 people, officials said Friday. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services made the announcement late in the afternoon ahead of a weekend, a time slot agencies often use to release unfavorable developments. Officials said the hacked system was shut down and technicians are working to restore it before sign-up season starts Nov.

With the Mega Millions lottery jackpot at a record $1.6 billion, people are snapping up tickets across the U.S...

Freelance photographer Matt Dippel doesn't shoot weddings or engagement photos, but he took a beauty during his recent travels through Yosemite National Park in California -- and the happy couple doesn't even know it.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (WPEC) — Police are investigating a mass shooting in Jacksonville, Fla. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office says six adults, five males and one female ranging in age from twenties to seventies, were shot. Three are in critical condition. Police say the suspects shot from the passenger side of silver car. The shooting happened around 12:30 p. m. , about a half mile north of TIAA Bank Field where the NFL Jacksonville Jaguars are hosting the Houston Texans.

Six people were injured, three of them critically, in a shooting about five blocks away from TIAA Bank Field, the home facility of the Jacksonville Jaguars.

D. C. police said a female victim was sexually assaulted in a Northwest D. C. alley Sunday morning. Police said the suspect approached the victim in the 700 block of Longfellow Street, NW around 6:45 a. m. , then forced her into a nearby alley where he sexually assaulted her. He then fled the scene on foot. The suspect, who is still being sought, is described as a 5-foot-9 Hispanic male with a stocky build and short hair. He was last seen wearing…

PICKERINGTON, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) - There’s a Halloween display so scary that somebody called 911. WSYX. It’s a plane crash "punk" that is turning heads in the neighborhood. Violet Township Fire and the Ohio State Highway Patrol responded to a home with an upside-down ultra-light in the front yard. The first responders quickly realized it was a Halloween decoration. In the cockpit is a skeleton and his passenger is a witch.