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Why California is holding off on BPA labels and why it’s irritated public health groups

Why California is holding off on BPA labels and why it’s irritated public health groups
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Canned tomatoes line the shelves of a pantry at the SF-Marin Food Bank on May 1, 2014 in San Francisco, California.; Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images (Ellen Knickmeyer | AP) California plans to delay state-required warnings on metal cans lined with the chemical BPA, arguing too-specific warnings could scare stores and shoppers in poor neighborhoods away […]

The power of California’s June primary

The power of California’s June primary

Supporters of Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders attend a campaign rally, March 23, 2016 at the Wiltern Theater in Los Angeles, California.; Credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images On June 7, Californians will head to the polls to place their votes on who they want to go head-to-head in the general presidential election.   With 172 delegates […]

New poll shows Clinton and Trump are viewed unfavorably by a majority of Americans

New poll shows Clinton and Trump are viewed unfavorably by a majority of Americans

A man protesting US Republican presidenial candidate Donald Trump walks next to the line of attendees entering Verizon Center during the AIPAC 2016 Policy Conference on March 21, 2016 in Washington, DC. ; Credit: MOLLY RILEY/AFP/Getty Images Though Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are ahead in the primaries, a large percentage of Americans don’t favor […]

New poll shows Clinton and Trump are viewed unfavorably by a majority of Americans

New poll shows Clinton and Trump are viewed unfavorably by a majority of Americans

A man protesting US Republican presidenial candidate Donald Trump walks next to the line of attendees entering Verizon Center during the AIPAC 2016 Policy Conference on March 21, 2016 in Washington, DC. ; Credit: MOLLY RILEY/AFP/Getty Images Though Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are ahead in the primaries, a large percentage of Americans don’t favor […]

Counter terrorism responses following Brussels

Counter terrorism responses following Brussels

Heavily armed police patrol the streets in lower Manhattan following a heightened terror alert after attacks in the Belgian capital of Brussels on March 22, 2016.; Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images Responses from all over the world have been pouring in after the terrorist attacks that shook the Belgian capital of Brussels today. U.S. presidential candidates […]

Counter terrorism responses following Brussels

Counter terrorism responses following Brussels

Heavily armed police patrol the streets in lower Manhattan following a heightened terror alert after attacks in the Belgian capital of Brussels on March 22, 2016.; Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images Responses from all over the world have been pouring in after the terrorist attacks that shook the Belgian capital of Brussels today. U.S. presidential candidates […]

Counter terrorism responses following Brussels

Counter terrorism responses following Brussels

Heavily armed police patrol the streets in lower Manhattan following a heightened terror alert after attacks in the Belgian capital of Brussels on March 22, 2016.; Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images Responses from all over the world have been pouring in after the terrorist attacks that shook the Belgian capital of Brussels today. U.S. presidential candidates […]

Counter terrorism responses following Brussels

Counter terrorism responses following Brussels

Heavily armed police patrol the streets in lower Manhattan following a heightened terror alert after attacks in the Belgian capital of Brussels on March 22, 2016.; Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images Responses from all over the world have been pouring in after the terrorist attacks that shook the Belgian capital of Brussels today. U.S. presidential candidates […]

Counter terrorism responses following Brussels

Counter terrorism responses following Brussels

Heavily armed police patrol the streets in lower Manhattan following a heightened terror alert after attacks in the Belgian capital of Brussels on March 22, 2016.; Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images Responses from all over the world have been pouring in after the terrorist attacks that shook the Belgian capital of Brussels today. U.S. presidential candidates […]

AirTalk election 2016: Presidential frontrunners start thinking big picture as the rest of the field regroups

AirTalk election 2016: Presidential frontrunners start thinking big picture as the rest of the field regroups

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton greets attendees prior to her address to the annual policy conference of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) March 21, 2016 in Washington, DC.; Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton continue their respective marches toward the Republican and Democratic nominations this past week, with Clinton sweeping […]