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Blog Posts in August, 2013

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SELLING & EATING DOG

WARNING: THIS POST CONTAINS AN IMAGE SOME READERS MAY FIND DISTURBING DISCRETION IS ADVISED Dog meat vendors (and consumers) on a street in Hanoi (Vietnam).
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NO TO SYRIA

37% Favor More U.S. Military Involvement in Syria, 40% Oppose Saturday, August 31, 2013 Despite Secretary of State John Kerry’s announcement yesterday that the United States has ...
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CATCHING SOME RAYS

Going through airport security.... Have a great holiday weekend, everyone!
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NO DANCING WITH THE STARS

A few more rehearsals may be in order.... Video credit: Yadi Hiciano
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A SMASHING CRASH?

NASA Helicopter Test a Smash Hit Engineers at NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, Va., dropped an old Marine CH-46E helicopter fuselage filled with 15 dummy occupants from a height of about ...
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WANT A TWO-YEAR JD?

Brooklyn Law School to Lead First National Conversation in Response to President Obama's 'Two-Year JD' Proposal BP Markowitz, ABA President, and Legal, Academic, and Career Experts to Join ...
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KIDS TRANSMIT DISEASE

Hands, feet, mouths, and kids From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. Kids can give love, but they also can give a lot of diseases. One they ...
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2013 CIVIL RIGHTS REVIEW

You are invited to the Fourth Annual Supreme Court Review: Key Civil Rights and Equality Cases from the 2013 Term September 24, 2013 5:30 – 8:30 pm (CLE from 6 – 8 pm) at Orrick, ...
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DIRTY ATVs COST THEM OVER $3 MILLION

Two California Firms and Owner Agree to Settle Clean Air Act Violations Stemming from Illegal Import of Vehicles Two Los Angeles-based consulting firms, MotorScience Inc., and MotorScience Enterprise ...
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NO CUSHION FOR CAROLINA MATTRESS?

EEOC Sues Carolina Mattress Guild for Racial Harassment and Retaliation Thomasville Company Subjected Black Employees to Racial Abuse, Fired One of the Victims for Complaining, Federal Agency Charges ...
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LIU WANTS MEDICAL MARIJUANA

MEDICAL MARIJUANA WOULD AID 100,000 IN NYC Liu Recommends Steps to Help Boost Medical Marijuana Research View Full Report View Report Summary Yesterday, New York City Comptroller John C. Liu estimated ...
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IRS RECOGNIZES SAME-SEX MARRIAGE

Treasury and IRS Announce That All Legal Same-Sex Marriages Will Be Recognized For Federal Tax Purposes; Ruling Provides Certainty, Benefits and Protections Under Federal Tax Law for Same-Sex Married ...
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THIS IS H.O.T.

No, hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) has not been clinically proven to cure or be effective in the treatment of cancer, autism, or diabetes. But do a quick search on the Internet, and you'll see ...
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DESIGNING RECEPTIVE DIABETES DRUGS

Structure of a Potential Diabetes Drug Target Researchers have determined and analyzed the structure of the human glucagon receptor. The findings may aid in the development of drugs for type 1 and ...
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EQUAL ACCESS TO NURSING HOMES

HHS announces first guidance implementing Supreme Court’s decision on the Defense of Marriage Act Yesterday, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a memo clarifying that all ...
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TIME TO FORGO PRIDE

Florida Firm Recalls Beef Pattie and Chub Products Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergen Class I Recall 048-2013 Pride Foods, a Raiford, Fla., establishment, is recalling approximately 116,404 ...
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YOU A DAD?

CUNY Fatherhood Academy CUNY Fatherhood Academy will prepare 18-to-24-year-old non-custodial fathers for employment and for entry into higher education. The CUNY Fatherhood Academy at LaGuardia ...
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$7.25 IS UNCONSCIONABLE

LIU STATEMENT ON FAST-FOOD WORKERS' STRIKE New York City Comptroller John C. Liu stated the following in support of the nationwide strike by fast-food workers that began yesterday: "There was ...
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BADLY PROCESSED JERKY

West Virginia Firm Recalls Beef Jerky Products Due To Processing Deviation Class I Recall 047-2013 Lone Star Western Beef, Inc., a Fairmont, W.Va., establishment, is recalling approximately 109 pounds ...
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NYC WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL

Eat. Drink. End Hunger. The Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival presented by FOOD & WINE returns October 17 - 20, 2013. This year’s Festival features approximately 100 events ...
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ANDREW HANDED OUT OVER $13 MILLION

Governor Cuomo Delivers Flood Aid Checks to Residents of Herkimer, Montgomery, Madison, Oneida and Niagara Counties Latest Action in Comprehensive Assistance by Governor to Help Areas Hit Hard by ...
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YETTA GETS SOHO JOURNAL

Lucas -- We knew that taking on powerful special interests in our race for City Council would not be easy. So it has been especially rewarding to see many local organizations and community members ...
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ALBANY'S GETTING $2 MILLION WORTH OF FRICTION

SCHUMER, GILLIBRAND, TONKO ANNOUNCE ALMOST $2 MILLION FOR ALBANY INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT FAA Awards will be Used to Improve Airport Storage Facilities U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten ...
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THE KARUK TRIBE IS A DISASTER

President Declares Major Disaster for Karuk Tribe WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal disaster aid has ...
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YOU'LL LOSE THE RIGHT TO CHOOSE

Lucas, We've seen what Republican control of the House looks like. It blocks women's access to health care. It strips away the right to choose. It denies equal pay for equal work. We can't ...
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