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Cluster Munition Monitor 2015, Report

Geneva - infoZine - The Cluster Munition Monitor 2015 global report reviews the adherence by all countries to the 2008 Convention on Cluster …

Congo

Free Car Seat Safety Check, Safe Kids Johnson County

Johnson County, KS - infoZine - Car seat safety specialists will examine child car seats for proper use, installation, age/size appropriateness and …

Kids

St. Joseph Man Pleads Guilty to Solar Company's Fraud Scheme

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - Richard Schonemann, 38, of St. Joseph, waived his right to a grand jury and pleaded guilty before U.S. Chief District …

Fraud

Kenosha Beef Recalls Pork Sausage Products

Washington DC - infoZine - Kenosha Beef International LTD, a Kenosha, Wis. establishment, is recalling approximately 89,235 pounds of pork sausage …

Pork

New Funding for Sexual Assault Justice Initiative Announced

Washington DC - infoZine - The Justice Department’s Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) Wednesday announced the release of a new $2.8 million …

Make a Plan for Floods, Preparedness Month

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - This is the first week of National Preparedness Month (NPM) and in the Midwest it’s off to a roaring start with active …

Floods

Sincerely Nuts Recalls Raw Macadamia Nuts

Brooklyn, NY - infoZine - Sincerely Nuts Inc. of Brooklyn, NY, is recalling packages of Sincerely Nuts Macadamia Nuts (Raw) Whole and Sincerely Nuts …

Salmonella

New Arctic Maps to Include Alaska

Washington DC - infoZine - The National Science Foundation (NSF), in partnership with the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA), is …

Alaska

Missouri Settles Dispute with Home-security Company

Jefferson City, MO - infoZine - Vivint, Inc. (“Vivint”), a Utah-based home-security company formerly known as APX Alarm Security Solutions, Inc., has …

Missouri

Varubi Approved for Nausea and Vomiting from Chemotherapy

Washington DC - infoZine - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Varubi (rolapitant) to prevent delayed phase chemotherapy-induced nausea …

Nausea

Could Blueberry Extract Fight Gum Disease?

Washington DC - infoZine - Gum disease is a common condition among adults that occurs when bacteria form biofilms or plaques on teeth, and …

GUM

E-mail Account Compromise, What You Need to Know

Washington DC - infoZine - The EAC scam is very similar to the Business E-mail Compromise (BEC) scam, except that it targets individuals rather than …

Email

Missouri Smallmouth and Rock Bass Rules Changing

Jefferson City, MO - infoZine - Smallmouth bass and rock bass -- also called goggle eye -- are very popular with anglers on Missouri’s Ozark streams. …

Fish

Chemical and Pharmaceutical Companies' Struggles in China

Washington DC - infoZine - China’s economic downturn plus other factors, including overcapacity and tightening regulations, mean the next two to …

Asia

NASA Grants Expand STEM Education

Washington DC - infoZine - The universities will receive as much as $160,000 per year for two years and up to $100,000 for a third year. The …

NASA

Kmart Resolves False Claims Act Allegations

Washington DC - infoZine - KMART Corp. (Kmart), a discount department store chain that operates approximately 780 in-store pharmacies throughout the …

Medicare

General Mills Fighting Climate Change, Oxfam

Boston, MA - infoZine - This GHG reduction target is a component of the wider climate change commitment General Mills released in July 2014, which …

General Mills

Kansas City Area Homeless Man and Woman Charged in Bank Robberies

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - Sheryl A. Stewart, 31, and Richard Zane Holliday, neither of whom have a known address, have been charged in separate …

Homelessness

Soyuz Heads to Space Station

Washington DC - infoZine - Sergey Volkov of Roscosmos, Andreas Mogensen of ESA (European Space Agency) and Aidyn Aimbetov of the Kazakh Space Agency …

Space

iPhone Plug-in Wall Chargers Recall

Washington DC - infoZine - This recall involves wall chargers with USB cords that are used to charge the iPhone 5 and 5S (about 3,200). The chargers …

iPhone

The Arctic Boreal Vulnerability Experiment

Washington DC - infoZine - The Arctic Boreal Vulnerability Experiment (ABoVE) will bring together on-the-ground research in Alaska and northwestern …

Climate Change

Human Rights Watch Calls on Russia to Ensure Quality Education for All

Moscow, Russia - infoZine - Children with disabilities in Russia face serious obstacles to accessing quality education, Human Rights Watch said in a …

Russia

Jury Convicts Two Ozark Men, California Man of Meth Conspiracy

Springfield, MO - infoZine - Philip Delgrosso, 63, and Jeffrey A. Cain, 40, both of Ozark, and Cesar Ramon Avila-Hernandez, 28, of Los Angeles, were …

Conspiracies

Kansas Man Sentenced in Plot to Explode Car Bomb at Wichita Mid-continent Airport

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - Terry Lee Loewen, 60, pleaded guilty on June 8 to one count of attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction. Loewen …

Flying

Kansas City Man Pleads Guilty to Armed Bank of the West Robbery

Kansas City, KS - infoZine - Landein Craddock, 33, Kansas City, MO, pleaded guilty to one count of armed bank robbery. In his plea, he admitted that …

Kansas City

Former Silk Road Task Force Agent Pleads Guilty to Bitcoin Money Laundering

Washington DC - infoZine - Shaun W. Bridges, 32, of Laurel, Maryland, had been a special agent with the U.S. Secret Service for approximately six …

Ross Ulbricht

Kansas City International Airport Passenger Traffic Up Again

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - The City of Kansas City, MO, Aviation Department reports that total July passenger traffic at Kansas City International …

Flying

Calorie Restriction Lowers Some Risk Factors for Age-related Diseases

Washington DC - infoZine - A National Institutes of Health-supported study provides some of the first clues about the impact of sustained calorie …

Longevity

EFF to SCOTUS, Cell Phone Location Records Are Private

Washington DC - infoZine - Weighing in on one of the most important digital privacy rights cases of the year, EFF is asking the court to hear …

Policing