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Sunday, Jun 16, 2019 at 03:14 AM PDT

Critics Call Trump's Downsizing of Science Advisory Boards 'Nonsensical'

Critics Call Trump's Downsizing of Science Advisory Boards 'Nonsensical'

President Donald Trump signed an executive order late Friday to cut the number of government advisory committees by a third across all federal agencies, a move that the White House said is long overdue and...

Saturday, Jun 15, 2019 at 08:17 PM PDT

Bacon Breakfast Wrap Recalled, Small Rocks Possibly Inside

Bacon Breakfast Wrap Recalled, Small Rocks Possibly Inside

Ruiz Foods Products Inc. is recalling 246,514 pounds of frozen, not ready to eat breakfast wraps containing bacon that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically small rocks. The Denison,...

Friday, Jun 14, 2019 at 02:14 PM PDT

Fake Science Led a Mom to Feed Bleach to Her Autistic Sons — and Police Did Nothing to Stop Her

Fake Science Led a Mom to Feed Bleach to Her Autistic Sons — and Police Did Nothing to Stop Her

Laurel Austin documented her son Jeremy’s first dosing of chlorine dioxide on YouTube. In the 30-second video, Jeremy, 27, sits at a kitchen table as his mother narrates his mood. Then his arms seem to...

Friday, Jun 14, 2019 at 01:44 PM PDT

No Religious Exemptions for Measles Vaccines

No Religious Exemptions for Measles Vaccines

A new law signed by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo Thursday ends religious exemptions for vaccinations for school children.   The move comes as New York battles its worst measles outbreak in decades.

Friday, Jun 14, 2019 at 02:03 PM PDT

What's So Bad About Processed Foods? Scientists Offer Clues

What's So Bad About Processed Foods? Scientists Offer Clues

Chips, soda and frozen pizzas tend to be full of salt, sugar and fat, but now scientists are trying to understand if there's something else about such processed foods that might be bad for us. Already, the...

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