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Obama Designates National Monument in Maine’s North Woods [video]

Washington DC - infoZine - Building on the Administration’s commitment to protecting our land, water and wildlife for future generations, this …

Maine

An Insulin Pill Could be a Less Painful Alternative

Philadelphia, PA - infoZine - Every day, millions of Americans with diabetes have to inject themselves with insulin to manage their blood-sugar …

Insulin

Results of the ACT Released for Missouri Students

Jefferson City, MO - infoZine - ACT® results for Missouri’s graduating class of 2016 are now available. For the first time, the results reflect the …

Missouri

Retired Wichita Police Lt. Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement, Mail Fraud

Wichita, KS - infoZine - Kevin P. Vaughn, 51, Wichita, KS,, who retired in March 2015 after 28 years with the Wichita Police Department, pleaded …

Policing

Arctic Cat Recalls Side-by-Side Utility Vehicles

Washington DC - infoZine - This recall involves (about 4,500) all model year 2016 Arctic Cat 700 HDX models and model year 2017 Arctic Cat 700 HDX …

Snowmobiling

Missouri Man and Woman Indicted for Stolen Checks Scheme

Springfield, MO - infoZine - D.J. Gideon, 25, of Republic, and Katelyn Elizabeth Emrick, 21, of Ava, were charged in a 47-count indictment returned …

Bank fraud

Human Rights Watch Calls on Burma to Ensure Women's Role in Peace Talks

New York, NY - infoZine - Burma’s government and ethnic armed groups should ensure that women meaningfully participate in efforts to end the …

Human Rights

NASA to Study Climate Effects of Smoke on Clouds in Africa

Washington DC - infoZine - The coast of Namibia is one of three places on Earth with persistent low-level clouds, and the only such location with a …

Africa

U.S. Driving Up 3.3 Percent in First Half of 2016

Washington DC - infoZine - The new data, published in FHWA’s latest “Traffic Volume Trends” report – a monthly estimate of U.S. road travel – show …

Driving

Building Trump's Wall Started Twenty-one Years Ago

Washington DC - infoZine - <b>Todd Miller</b>, author of Border Patrol Nation: Dispatches From the Front Lines of Homeland Security, just wrote the piece "No …

Donald Trump

Fighting Elder Financial Abuse with Community Efforts

Washington DC - infoZine - The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released a report that found that hundreds of counties around the country …

Finance

Missouri Certifies Independent and Green Party Candidates for November Ballot

Jefferson City, MO - infoZine - Secretary of State Jason Kander announced the Green Party petition had over 23,000 signatures verified by local …

Elections

Kansas Automated Victim Notification System Implemented

Topeka, KS - infoZine - County-by-county implementation of the Kansas Victim Information and Notification Everyday (VINE) system began in March. …

Kansas

New Interavtive Map Details Missouri's 123 Public Airports

Jefferson City, MO - infoZine - Pilots in Missouri can now access information on Missouri’s 123 public use airports on a new interactive map from the …

Alex Toys Recalls Infant Building Play Sets

Washington, DC - infoZine - This recall involves (about 91,000) three ALEX Jr. branded sets of infant building toys, the Baby Builder, model 1982, …

Product Recalls

Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE). Gets NSF Funding

Washington DC - infoZine - A virtual organization that has become the cornerstone of the nation's cyberinfrastructure ecosystem, XSEDE, which …

Science

McDonald's Recalls 32+ Million Step-iT Activity Wristbands

Washington DC - infoZine - This recall involves (about 29 million units in the U.S. (in addition, about 3.6 million units in Canada)) “Step-iT” …

Product Recalls

Israel, the West Bank and Gaza Travel Warning

U.S. government employees are not allowed to travel to Gaza;<p>With the exception of Jericho, Bethlehem, and along Routes 1 and 90, U.S. government …

Israel

University of Kansas Center for Research, One of Eleven to Receive NSF Awards

Washington DC - infoZine - The cooperative agreements are through NSF's Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) as part of …

Research

Obama Names 213 Outstanding Mathematics and Science Teachers

Washington DC - infoZine - President Obama named 213 mathematics and science teachers as recipients of the prestigious Presidential Award for …

Science

Harrisburg, Missouri Man Pleads Guilty to Meth Conspiracy

Jefferson City, MO - infoZine - Sean Anthony Blumenshine, 34, of Harrisburg, pleaded guilty before U.S. Magistrate Judge Matt J. Whitworth to the …

Conspiracies

CFPB Acts on Wells Fargo's Illegal Student Loan Servicing Practices

Washington, DC - infoZine - The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) took action against Wells Fargo Bank for illegal private student loan …

Loans

FAO Global Livestock Environmental Assessment Model, Livestock Carbon Footprint

Rome, Italy - infoZine - GLEAM-i, the Global Livestock Environmental Assessment Model interactive, provides answers to a wide range of questions. For …

Carbon

NASA SpaceX Dragon Cargo Craft Set to Departure from International Space Station

Washington DC - infoZine - After delivering almost 5,000 pounds of supplies, experiments and equipment – including a docking adapter for future …

Iran Travel Warning

Washington DC - infoZine - This replaces the Travel Warning for Iran dated March 14, 2016, to reiterate and highlight the risk of arrest and …

Travel

Poverty.and Welfare, 20 Years Later

Washington DC - infoZine - <b>Gwendolyn Mink and Felicia Kornbluh</b> just wrote the piece "Time to End 'Welfare as We Know It,'" which states: "Today, …

Poverty

Kane and Pence and the Environment

Westport, CT - infoZine - E/The Environmental Magazine - Not surprisingly given the current political climate, the respective Vice Presidential …

Environment

Fruit Flies Could be Key to Fighting Cervical Cancer

Columbia, MO - infoZine - Human papillomavirus (HPV) is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections in the United States and has been …

Fruit

Flowers Strutting Their Colors in Fall

Columbia, MO - infoZine - The lower temperatures from late summer into fall let plants convert more of the sugar they make into plant pigments, said …

Flowers