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Bill On Soft Drink Health Warning Hits Snag In California

Washington (AFP) – A bill in California that would require soft drinks to have health warning labels failed to clear a key committee on Tuesday. Under the measure, sugary drinks sold in the most populous U.S. state would have to carry a label with a warning that sugar contributes to obesity, diabetes and tooth decay. […]

June 18, 2014

Read A Book, Change A Life

It’s hotter than Dante’s nine rings of hell outside. Crank up the fans, and pass the pile of books. Most of us have triggers for childhood memories. These dog days of summer do it for me. During the precious weeks of summer vacation, I’d pedal my bike back and forth to the library in a […]

July 20, 2011

Romney Slams Obama on Economy in Pennsylvania

Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney continued to take the fight directly to President Obama–and not his primary rivals for the Republican presidential nomination–in a press conference today outside a metal works factory that closed shortly after the president visited it late in 2009. Romney argued that Obama’s stimulus package, the reason for his last visit, […]

June 30, 2011