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Should I worry about chromium-6 in my drinking water?

(CNN)The Environmental Working Group reported Tuesday that dangerous levels of chromium-6 contaminate tap water consumed by millions of Americans. This is the carcinogenic chemical ...

Victoria to permanently ban fracking and coal seam gas exploration

Activists and farmers hail decision after inquiry into onshore unconventional gas received 1,600 submissions Victoria is to introduce a permanent ban on all onshore unconventional ...

New study shows persistent struggle among lesbian, gay and bisexual youth

Image: Getty Images/MITO images Despite historic gains in visibility and equality for lesbian and gay people, youth who do not identify as straight continue to face high levels of ...

Suzanne Wright, autism advocate, dies at 69

(CNN)Suzanne Wright, the co-founder of one of the largest autism advocacy organizations, Autism Speaks, has died, the nonprofit said Saturday. She was 69. Wright was diagnosed ...

These Dogs Have Jobs Protecting Endangered Wildlife

Visit the docks in Auckland, New Zealand, on any day of the week and you might just see Piri puttering around, clad in a smart orange vest and going about her work with the utmost professionalism. ...

In 1916, the biggest threat to America was unmarried women and men

Image: the tacoma times How much (and how little) we’ve changed in the last 100 years. A news story from The Tacoma Times in 1916 states, in big, bold letters, “Scientists ...

Los Angeles votes to put $1.2B homeless measure on November ballot | Fox News

FILE – In this Jan. 26, 2016, file photo, tents from a homeless encampment line a street in downtown Los Angeles. (AP) LOS ANGELES –  The Los Angeles City Council ...
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