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Undercutting Vital EPA Research

Washington, DC - infoZine - Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has suspended the work of the EPA’s Board of Scientific …

Climate

KCMO Sets Curbside Pickup Schedule to Remove Large Tree Limbs

Kansas City, Mo - infoZine - The special service will require an appointment and residents must follow these guidelines:<p>Call 311 Action Center to …

Kansas City

Cord-cutters Gain Intriguing New Options

Yonkers, NY - infoZine - Most pay TV providers continue to do a poor job of leaving their customers feeling like their service is worth the money, …

Google Fiber

Kansas City Royals Homestand vs Boston Red Sox, Toronto Blue Jays

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - <b>Wednesday, June 21 - Boston Red Sox vs. Royals, 1:15 p.m.</b><p>Student Night presented by INK Magazine - Outfield Plaza or View …

Baseball

Three Nixa Residents Guilty in Drug Trafficking Resulting in Murder

Springfield, MO - infoZine - Brooke Danielle Beckley, 20, and Jourdan Ashley McGinnis, 28, both of Nixa, pleaded guilty Tuesday before U.S. …

Crime

Attorneys General Seek to Maintain State Consumer Protection on Broadband Advertising

Topeka, KS - infoZine - In a comment submitted to the FCC late Friday, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt, along with a bipartisan group of …

Consumer Protection

Texas Man Sentenced in Missouri Meth Conspiracy

Springfield, MO - infoZine - Nelson Olmeda, also known as “Diego,” 27, of Rosenberg, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge M. Douglas Harpool to 20 …

Crime

Missouri Business Owner Pleads Guilty to Failing to Payroll Taxes

Kansas City, Mo - infoZine - Randy K. Small, 50, of Lexington, waived his right to a grand jury and pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Gary A. …

Corruption

Digital Defense Against Social Engineering

Washington DC - infoZine - Take this example: a scammer calls, texts, or e-mails you pretending to be your bank. He tells you that your credit card …

Social Issues

Products Containing Organic and Natural Chopped Dates Recall

Washington DC - infoZine - United Natural Trading LLC, Edison, NJ, is voluntarily recalling a limited number of products containing Organic and …

Trail Mix

Chevrolet Bolt Earns IIHS Top Safety Pick [video]

Arlington, VA - infoZine - The small car is new for the 2017 model year. Unlike the Chevrolet Volt, it has no back-up gas engine.<p>The Bolt earns good …

Transportation

Staples Recalls 124,000 Hazen Mesh Office Chairs

Washington DC - infoZine - This recall involves Staples and Quill Hazen Mesh Task chairs (124,000). The chair has a five-wheel base, black fabric …

Furniture

Green Booze? Organic Beer, Wine and Liquor?

Westport, CT - infoZine - E/The Environmental Magazine - Perhaps no other industry has responded to the greening of consumer preferences quite like …

Sustainability

Anti-muslim Terrorism

Washington DC - infoZine - Arun Gupta said today: “The killings in London and Virginia highlight the growing threat of far-right violence in the …

Terrorism

2017-2018 Missouri State Highway Maps Are In

Jefferson City, MO - infoZine - The map features brighter colors and stronger paper to make it both easier to read and more durable. Also, new …

Maps

Register Your Boat in Kansas

Pratt, KS - infoZine - But, before you make you make your first trip, take a second and make sure your registration is up to date.<p>All boats powered …

Jordan Embracing Economic Stimulus and Green Growth

Amman, Jordan - infoZine - Jordan has embarked on a “Green Growth” drive that aims to tap into natural resources, lessen dependence on fuel imports …

Economics

Human Rights Watch Calls on EU to Suspend China Human Rights Dialogue

Brussels - infoZine - The European Union should cancel its upcoming human rights dialogue with China and suspend the exchange until the meetings can …

Rights & Freedoms

Multiple Brands of Rawhide Chew Products for Dogs Recalled

Washington DC - infoZine - The recall was initiated after United Pet Group identified that certain of its rawhide chew manufacturing facilities …

Pets

America Profile of Father's Day: June 18, 2017, by the Numbers

Washington DC - infoZine - The idea of Father’s Day was conceived more than a century ago by Sonora Dodd of Spokane, WA, while she listened to a …

Disaster Declaration for the State of Kansas Approved

Washington, DC - infoZine - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced Friday that federal disaster assistance has been made available …

2017 Mazda CX-9 Earns Top Safety Pick+ Award [video]

Arlington, VA - infoZine - To earn the 2017 Top Safety Pick+ award, a vehicle must have good ratings in the small overlap front, moderate overlap …

KCI Airport Reports 37th Consecutive Month of Passenger Growth

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - The City of Kansas City, MO Aviation Department reports that 1,038,206 passengers arrived and departed through Kansas …

Online Tobacco Settlement Ads Are a Scam

Topeka, KS - infoZine - Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt warned Kansans that advertisements appearing online that purport to offer consumers a …

Uneviscerated Scomber Fish Alert

Washington DC - infoZine - Willis Ocean Inc., Brooklyn, NY, is recalling its “the duck” brand “frozen steamed scomber fish”, because the product was …

Colombia Travel Warning

Washington DC - infoZine - This replaces the previous Travel Warning dated April 5, 2016. [infoZine]<p>Organized political and criminal armed groups are …

FAO's Mobile Veterinary Clinics in Haiti [video]

Torbeck, Haiti - infoZine - Since Hurricane Matthew hit Haiti in October last year, the number of people facing hunger and food insecurity in the …

Agriculture

Five More Plead Guilty to $4.3 Million Meth Conspiracy

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - Marion Eugene Brammer, 53, and Jason Lee Kirtley,44, both of Excelsior Springs, pleaded guilty today in separate …

Crime

Loving Pets Recalls Dog Treats

Washington DC - infoZine - Salmonella can affect animals eating the products and there is risk to humans from handling contaminated pet products, …

Pets