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FLOTUS goes big on label changes

The Obama administration has unveiled the most sweeping update to nutrition labeling on food packages in more than two decades — and Americans are in for a reality check about how many calories and how much sugar they are consuming.<p>What’s considered a serving size would get larger, the type used to …

Hundreds of Foods in U.S. Contain Hazardous Chemical: Report

U.S. news<p>Nearly 500 foods found on grocery store shelves in the United States, including many foods labeled as "healthy," contain a potentially hazardous industrial plastics chemical, according to a report issued Thursday by a health research and advocacy group.<p>Azodicarbonamide, also known as ADA, …

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Anti-Abortion Push Has Spain Debating Definition Of 'Progress'

Born in a tiny pueblo south of Madrid, Esperanza Puente arrived in the Spanish capital fresh out of high school. It was the late 1980s, and Spain was reveling in newfound freedoms after its military dictator Francisco Franco died and democracy took hold.<p>"The end of the 1980s was a wild time in …

Hundreds of foods in US contain 'ADA' plastics chemical, report finds

Nearly 500 foods found on grocery store shelves in the United States, including many foods labeled as "healthy," contain a potentially hazardous industrial plastics chemical, according to a report issued Thursday by a health research and advocacy group.<p>Azodicarbonamide, also known as ADA, was found …

U.S. Calls Out Gay-Rights Violators Around the World

The United States is put­ting nearly 80 coun­tries on no­tice: If you take away the rights of mem­bers of the LGBT com­munity, there are …

U.S. Lets 141 Trillion Calories Of Food Go To Waste Each Year

The sheer volume of food wasted in the U.S. each year should cause us some shame, given how many people are hungry both in our own backyard and abroad.<p>Now the U.S. Department of Agriculture has provided us with a way to understand our flagrant annual waste in terms of calories, too. It's pretty …

Mexicans in street protest against arrest of drug cartel boss

More than a thousand people took to the streets in Culiacan, in the northwestern Mexican state of Sinaloa, on Thursday to call for the release from jail of a powerful drug lord.<p>Joaquin Guzman, known as “El Chapo” was captured at the weekend by US and Mexican authorities at a hotel in a beachside …