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Local Vietnam veterans reflect on decades of community service - DeKalb Daily Chronicle

5 hours 39 min ago
Local Vietnam veterans reflect on decades of community service  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

Now-disbanded VietNow group provided comradeship, raised funds for local veterans causes.

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Fort Worth firefighter dies of pancreatic cancer caused by smoke inhalation - WFAA.com

Fri, 2019-05-24 17:58
Fort Worth firefighter dies of pancreatic cancer caused by smoke inhalation  WFAA.com

Capt. Keven Teague's death is considered in the line of duty because of the disease was caused by his job.

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Fort Worth Fire Captain Keven Teague Passes Away After Brief Battle With Pancreatic Cancer - CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

Fri, 2019-05-24 17:40
Fort Worth Fire Captain Keven Teague Passes Away After Brief Battle With Pancreatic Cancer  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Fort Worth Fire Captain Keven Teague passed away on Friday, May 24. The Fort Worth Professional Fire Fighters Association, ...

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Legislation bans fire-retardant materials sold in Minnesota - KIMT 3

Fri, 2019-05-24 16:58
Legislation bans fire-retardant materials sold in Minnesota  KIMT 3

The law will require retailers to stop selling products with flame retardants that cause cancer.

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Toxic Herbicides Grow Concerns for Greensboro Residents - Spectrum News

Fri, 2019-05-24 15:30
Toxic Herbicides Grow Concerns for Greensboro Residents  Spectrum News

A Greensboro woman said she is shocked at what the city is using on vegetation in public spaces.

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Could US Wildfires Be Contributing to Heart Disease? - Laboratory Equipment

Fri, 2019-05-24 15:30
Could US Wildfires Be Contributing to Heart Disease?  Laboratory Equipment

The destructive force of wildfires in the U.S. is well documented. Every year, on both the east and west coasts of the country, and due to both environmental and ...

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ITC starts paying claims after March fire at Deer Park facility - KPRC Click2Houston

Fri, 2019-05-24 15:10
ITC starts paying claims after March fire at Deer Park facility  KPRC Click2Houston

The company responsible for a fire at a chemical storage facility in Deer Park earlier this year has started evaluating and paying claims, Intercontinental ...

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Designing Bay Area’s most ambitious properties - SFGate

Fri, 2019-05-24 14:15
Designing Bay Area’s most ambitious properties  SFGate

Long before he founded Troon Pacific, a high-end real estate development firm producing some the Bay Area's most ambitious, luxurious and eco-conscious ...

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Quebec woman seeks to file class action against makers of herbicide Roundup - CTV News

Fri, 2019-05-24 13:43
Quebec woman seeks to file class action against makers of herbicide Roundup  CTV News

A Quebec woman is seeking permission to file a class action lawsuit against Bayer and Monsanto, the company that makes the herbicide Roundup.

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After 86 Skin Cancer Surgeries, This Woman Has A Warning We All Need To Hear - Scary Mommy

Fri, 2019-05-24 13:33
After 86 Skin Cancer Surgeries, This Woman Has A Warning We All Need To Hear  Scary Mommy

Lisa Pace spent years in the tanning bed and is now paying for it with dozens of skin cancers that have left scars all over her body. Now she has a message ...

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Contamination at new Marion County justice center site raising concerns - Indiana Lawyer

Fri, 2019-05-24 13:04
Contamination at new Marion County justice center site raising concerns  Indiana Lawyer

An independent environmental assessment of the site for the new Marion County jail and courthouse has some judges questioning if the property will pose a ...

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Piketon Will Keep Middle School Closed After Radiation Scare - WOSU

Fri, 2019-05-24 11:45
Piketon Will Keep Middle School Closed After Radiation Scare  WOSU

Students at a Piketon middle school that closed over radiation concerns will attend classes elsewhere next fall.

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Foods Linked to Higher Cancer Risk - LIVESTRONG.COM

Fri, 2019-05-24 10:05
Foods Linked to Higher Cancer Risk  LIVESTRONG.COM

Are you wondering if that burger you had for lunch increases your cancer risk? Well, here's some good news: There's no such thing as cancer-causing foods.

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Health officials announce voluntary drug recall - Cherokee Phoenix

Fri, 2019-05-24 09:31
Health officials announce voluntary drug recall  Cherokee Phoenix

TAHLEQUAH – During the Tribal Council's Health Committee meeting on May 13, Cherokee Nation Health Services officials offered officials an update ...

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Infection biology: Signs of selection in the stomach - EurekAlert

Fri, 2019-05-24 09:10
Infection biology: Signs of selection in the stomach  EurekAlert

Helicobacter pylori, a globally distributed gastric bacterium, is genetically highly adaptable. Microbiologists at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich ...

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UAlbany student arrested, accused of rape - WRGB

Fri, 2019-05-24 08:44
UAlbany student arrested, accused of rape  WRGB

LATHAM, N. Y. (WRGB) - A UAlbany student was arrested on several charges on Thursday, including rape. State Police say 22-year-oldAngelo Sciortino of ...

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Arizona Cleans Up Contaminated Groundwater Sites - Water Quality Products

Fri, 2019-05-24 08:27
Arizona Cleans Up Contaminated Groundwater Sites  Water Quality Products

Plumes of potentially toxic water are sitting underneath many homes, businesses and schools in Arizona. The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality ...

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Roundup Linked to Human Liver Damage: Study - HealthDay

Fri, 2019-05-24 07:06
Roundup Linked to Human Liver Damage: Study  HealthDay

The popular weed killer Roundup might be linked to liver disease, a new study suggests.

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Hampton firefighters to be first in region with gear designed to fight cancer risk - WAVY-TV

Fri, 2019-05-24 04:38
Hampton firefighters to be first in region with gear designed to fight cancer risk  WAVY-TV

New gear aimed at reducing a firefighters cancer risk is heading to Hampton.

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