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VESPRI SICILIANI'S CHICKEN PARM

Chicken Parmigiana chicken, eggplant, tomato sauce, bread crumbs, mozzarella cheese, grana cheese, eggs, basil, wheat flour, served with penne pomodoro ($18.95) @ Trattoria Vespri Siciliani (Boca ...
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VESPRI SICILIANI'S CHICKEN SCALOPS

chicken, lemon, parsley, butter, wheat flour — $18.50 @ Trattoria Vespri Siciliani (Boca Raton)
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VESPRI SICILIANI'S INVOLTINI DI POLLO

Unfortunately, Vespri Siciliani’s “Involtini di Pollo” — Chicken Rolls (made with chicken fillet, bread crumbs, grated cheese, eggs, raisins, pine nuts olive oil) ($19.95) ...
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BAD MEMORY IMPROVEMENT SUPPLEMENT

FTC Sending Refund Checks Totaling More Than $355,000 to Consumers Who Bought CogniPrin ‘Memory Improvement’ Supplement Case brought jointly by FTC and Maine Attorney General The Federal ...
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WINE BAR LOSES SEXUAL HARASSMENT & RETALIATION SUIT

Court Orders Scottsdale Wine Bar to Pay $100,000 In EEOC Sexual Harassment and Retaliation Suit A federal district court on March 21 ordered a Scottsdale, Ariz., wine bar to pay $100,000 for sexual ...
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SHOWING OFF WASTEWATER TREATMENT EXPERTISE

New York City Wastewater Treatment Workers Compete in the 31 st Annual Operations Challenge Workers Showcase Their Skills and Expertise in Wastewater Treatment Operations Photos of the Event are ...
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IF YOU'RE RELIGIOUS, YOU'RE REPUBLICAN

Evangelicals and Trump by Frank Newport, Gallup Editor-in-Chief Highly religious Americans are significantly more likely than others to identify as Republicans. This is a robust, continuous facet of ...
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OUTSMARTING THE HUMAN IMMUNE SYSTEM

UMD researcher uncovers protein used to outsmart the human immune system Findings have major implications for tick-borne diseases like Lyme disease UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND A University of Maryland ...
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AN INJECTABLE BANDAGE?

Researchers develop injectable bandage TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY A penetrating injury from shrapnel is a serious obstacle in overcoming battlefield wounds that can ultimately lead to death.Given the ...
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OAHU TARGET MISSED TARGET TEMPERATURE

Target Corporation Issues a Voluntary Recall For a Variety of Frozen Products Sold at a Single Store on Oahu Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) is voluntarily recalling a number of frozen items sold at a single ...
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CONTAMINATED SKIN PROTECTANT

MarcasUSA, LLC Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Pasta De Lassar Andromaco Skin Protectant 25% Zinc Oxide 60g Due to Potential Contamination MarcasUSA, LLC and Industria Farmacéutica ...
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U.S. STEEL SETTLES SUIT

U. S. Steel Corporation Agrees to Improve Environmental Compliance at Indiana Facility, Pay Civil Penalty, and Reimburse U.S. for Response Costs and Damages for Toxic Chromium Spill The United States, ...
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COMPLY WITH PARIS CLIMATE AGREEMENT (OR ELSE)

DiNapoli Presses Worst Greenhouse Gas Emitters to Meet Paris Climate Agreement Goals Letters Sent to 10 Companies in State Pension Fund Portfolio New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli, trustee ...
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SESSION SUES CALIFORNIA

Statement by Attorney General Sessions on Lawsuit Against the State of California Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued the following statement on the Department of Justice’s new lawsuit against ...
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N.Y. A.G. INTERVENES IN TEXAS

A.G. Schneiderman – Part Of A Coalition Of 16 AGs – Moves To Intervene In Defense Of Affordable Care Act Against Destructive Federal Lawsuit Filed In Texas AGs’ Motion To Intervene ...
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KINDERGARTEN TEACHER PRODUCED CHILD PORN

Former Alabama Kindergarten Teacher Sentenced to Prison for Producing Child Pornography An Alabama man was sentenced to 10 years in prison, to be followed by three years of supervised release, for ...
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TRANSFORM THE STATE CANAL SYSTEM

Governor Cuomo Announces Finalists for $2.5 Million Reimagine the Canals Competition Selected Entries Chosen for Visionary Ideas on Transforming the Canal System into Source of New Economic ...
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VESPRI SICILIANI'S PAPPARDELLE AI FUNGHI PORCINI

Vespri Siciliani’s “Pappardelle ai funghi porcini” — fresh porcini mushrooms, cream, vegetable broth ($21.95) — came out slightly overcooked, but was otherwise a ...
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VESPRI SICILIANI'S MISTO PALERMO

Trattoria Vespri Siciliani’s “Misto Palermo” — rice balls, panelle (chickpea flour, sunflower oil, parsley), and potato crocche (mashed potatoes, white onion, parsley, ...
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ALDEN ABBOTT APPOINTED ACTING GENERAL COUNSEL

FTC Acting Chairman Ohlhausen Appoints Alden Abbott as Acting General Counsel Acting Federal Trade Commission Chairman Maureen K. Ohlhausen announced the appointment of Alden F. Abbott as Acting ...
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BEAVERS' SEXUALLY HARASSED TEEN WORKERS

EEOC Sues Beavers’ Inc. / Arby’s For Sexual Harassment of Teen Workers Atmore Arby's Management Ignored Ongoing Sexual Harassment Despite Repeated Employee Complaints, Federal Agency ...
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READY FOR SOME TROUT FISHING?

DEP Encourages Anglers to Enjoy Fishing Access on Reservoirs, Streams and Other Watershed Locations Angling opportunities abound as New York’s trout fishing season began April 1 High-resolution ...
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FACEBOOK USERS ARE VERY CONCERNED

Facebook Users' Privacy Concerns Up Since 2011 by Jeffrey M. Jones Story Highlights 43% of Facebook users, up from 30%, very concerned about invasion of privacy Majority of Facebook users very ...
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LOOKING @ THE PEOPLING OF THE AMERICAS

Spear points prove early inhabitants liked to travel TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY Careful examination of numerous fluted spear points found in Alaska and western Canada prove that the Ice Age peopling of ...
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BOOSTING CANCER IMMUNOTHERAPIES

Potential of manipulating gut microbiome to boost efficacy of cancer immunotherapies UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA SCHOOL OF MEDICINE PHILADELPHIA -The composition of bacteria in the gastrointestinal ...
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FIRST TIME FDA ISSUES MANDATORY RECALL

FDA orders mandatory recall for kratom products due to risk of salmonella Triangle Pharmanaturals refused to cooperate with FDA despite repeated attempts to encourage voluntary recall The U.S. Food ...
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KILLER NY CHEESE COMPANY

New York raw milk cheese company ordered to stop sales for food safety violations Vulto Creamery source of outbreak that sickened eight people, killing two A New York raw milk cheese company whose ...
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TARGETING TRAFFICKING ON THE DARKNET

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Announces Results of J-Code’s First Law Enforcement Operation Targeting Opioid Trafficking on the Darknet The Department of Justice, FBI and U.S. Postal Inspection ...
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ATTORNEY STOLE RETIREMENT BENEFITS?

Rochester Attorney Admits to Unlawfully Receiving Retirement Benefits Diane M. Cecero, age 64, of Pittsford, New York, recently admitted to unlawfully "double-dipping" and receiving state ...
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"NO POACH" AGREEMENTS ARE ANTI-COMPETITIVE

Justice Department Requires Knorr and Wabtec to Terminate Unlawful Agreements Not to Compete for Employees Settlement Prohibits Companies from Maintaining Employee “No-Poach” Agreements ...
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DOGFIGHTERS COLLARED

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Guilty Pleas In Connection With Takedown Of Long Island Dogfighting Ring “Operation Bloodline” Results in Three Felony Pleas Following Rescue of 36 Pit Bulls ...
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THE NUGE LIKES SHERIFF ARPAIO FOR SENATE

You may know me by one of my many nicknames: "The Nuge," "The Motor City Madman," or "Uncle Ted." I'm Ted Nugent – guitar slayer, lifelong outdoorsman, and hard ...
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NO ASKING ABOUT SALARY HISTORY

Governor Cuomo Announces Legislation to Institute a Salary History Ban to Close the Gender Wage Gap On Equal Pay Day, Advances Legislation to Ban Employers, Both Public and Private, from Asking for ...
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LOOKING INTO REPUBLIC SERVICES

Newman Ferrara LLP Announces Corporate Governance Investigation of Republic Services, Inc. - RSG NEW YORK--( BUSINESS WIRE )--Newman Ferrara LLP recently announced that the firm is conducting an ...
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STEAK 954'S KEY LIME BAKED ALASKA

Key Lime Baked Alaska -- graham cracker, blackberry and kaffir lime soda $12 While beautifully presented, the graham cracker at the base of the dessert was difficult to manuever; hard to crack. It ...
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STEAK 954'S AMERICAN WAGYU SLIDERS

American Wagyu Sliders were a rip-off at $16 for two puny burgers.... which were fatty, dry, and flavorless. @ Steak954 (Fort Lauderdale)
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STEAK 954'S TUNA TACOS

Big eye tuna tacos -- avocado salad, chipotle aioli $10 @ Steak954 (Fort Lauderdale)
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7-ELEVEN TO SELL 26 GAS STATIONS TO SUNOCO

FTC Approves Final Order Imposing Conditions on 7-Eleven’s Acquisition of Nearly 1,100 Retail Fuel Outlets from Competitor Sunoco Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission ...
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TENURED TEACHER FACED AGE DISCRIMINATION

EEOC Sues Waterford School District for Retaliation School District Failed to Recall Teacher in Retaliation for His Age Discrimination Complaint, Federal Agency Charges The Waterford Public School ...
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CITY ISLAND LANDMARKS STYMIED

Designations of Two Individual Landmarks Overturned by Council Booth House Landmarks’ designations of two residential buildings on City Island rejected due to objections of local council member. ...
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TRUMP'S GOOD WITH THE ECONOMY

Americans Continue to Rate Trump Highest on Economy by Justin McCarthy Story Highlights 46% say Trump is doing a good job of making the country prosperous 35% say he is doing a good job on energy; 31% ...
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DIAGNOSING GENETIC DISEASES

Accurately diagnosing genetic disease prevents cancer, saves lives Study finds gene test identifies Lynch syndrome and advises cancer treatment THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY COMPREHENSIVE CANCER CENTER A ...
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REVERSES CARDIOVASCULAR AGING

Dietary supplement shows promise for reversing cardiovascular aging 'NR' shown to mimic caloric restriction, boost arterial health UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO AT BOULDER Scientists have long known ...
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FDA SUPPORTS INNOVATION IN FOOD TECHNOLOGY

FDA’s Role in Supporting Innovation in Food Technology Remarks by Susan Mayne, Ph.D., Director of FDA’s Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition Future Food-Tech Summit March 22, 2018 ...
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TREATMENT FOR LEUKEMIA PATIENTS AT RISK OF RELAPSE

FDA expands approval of Blincyto for treatment of a type of leukemia in patients who have a certain risk factor for relapse The U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted accelerated approval to ...
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AIRLINES EXECS STOLE MONEY FROM ESCROW

Two Former Airline Industry Executives Convicted of Orchestrating Multimillion Dollar Scheme to Steal Passenger Money from Escrow A federal jury in the District of New Jersey found the former chief ...
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CITY HIRES WOMAN-OWNED FINANCIAL FIRM

Mayor de Blasio Announces the First Ever Hiring of a Woman-Owned Financial Firm to Manage $100 Million of the City's Deferred Compensation Plan Announcement comes on the heels of new policies that ...
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HELPING INMATES WITH HEARING DISABILITIES

Justice Department Reaches Agreement with the South Carolina Department of Corrections to Provide Effective Communication to Inmates with Hearing Disabilities The Justice Department reached a ...
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LOTS OF DATA BREACHES IN 2017

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Record Number Of Data Breach Notices For 2017 Hacking Continues to Drive the Explosion of Data Breaches; 2017 Saw Exposure of Personal Records of 9.2 Million New Yorkers ...
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