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Published: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:25:41 EST

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SOCMA Looks Forward to Continuing Important Work with New EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:03:00 EST

(image) ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Society of Chemical Manufacturers & Affiliates (SOCMA) today congratulates Scott Pruitt, who was confirmed by the Senate as Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Friday, February 17. Pruitt previously held a...



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Louisiana drug and dietary supplement maker ordered to cease operations due to federal violations

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:15:00 EST

(image) SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Friday, U.S. District Judge Robert G. James for the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana entered a consent decree of permanent injunction against Pick and Pay Inc./Cili Minerals, a manufacturer and...



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Keurig Green Mountain Agrees to Pay $5.8 Million Civil Penalty, Improve Internal Compliance for Failure to Report Defective Coffee Brewers

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:36:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- https://www.cpsc.gov/Newsroom/News-Releases/2017/Keurig-Green-Mountain-Agrees-to-Pay-5-Point-8-Million-Civil-Penalty The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced today that Keurig Green Mountain, Inc., of Waterbury,...



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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi the Most Followed World Leader on Facebook; U.S. President Donald Trump Comes into Power with Massive Following

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 03:06:00 EST

(image) NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the most followed world leader on Facebook with 40 million followers on his personal page, and U.S. President Donald J. Trump is in second place with 20 million followers on his personal page, according to the...



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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 21: First Telephone Directory

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:01:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: FIRST TELEPHONE DIRECTORY Profile America — Tuesday, February 21st. In the early days of the telephone, knowing who had one and what the number was...



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NASA to Host News Conference on Discovery Beyond Our Solar System

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:11:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA will hold a news conference at 1 p.m. EST Wednesday, Feb. 22, to present new findings on planets that orbit stars other than our sun, known as exoplanets. The event will air live on NASA Television and the agency's website....



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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 20: First Woman D.D.S.

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 00:01:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: FIRST WOMAN D.D.S. Profile America — Monday, February 20th. This week in 1866, Lucy Hobbs Taylor received a doctorate in dentistry from the Ohio...



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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 19: Engineering Week

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 00:01:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: ENGINEERING WEEK Profile America — Sunday, February 19th. Every time we use a phone, drive a car, watch TV, cross a bridge, or do myriad everyday...



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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 18: Oh, Canada

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 00:01:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: OH, CANADA Profile America — Saturday, February 18th, February 18th. Although Canada has been self-governing since 1867, it wasn't until this date...



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CAIR Seeks White House Clarification on DHS Proposal to Use National Guard for Immigration Roundups

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:00:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today called on the Trump administration to clarify the origins and current status of a draft U.S. Department of...



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New NASA James Webb Space Telescope Art Exhibit Opens to Public

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:35:00 EST

(image) GREENBELT, Md., Feb. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA announced the opening of a free new art exhibit inspired by the James Webb Space Telescope at the Visitor Center at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. The public opening occurs on March 3 for six weeks....



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EEI President Tom Kuhn Congratulates Scott Pruitt on His Confirmation as EPA Administrator

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 13:20:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- EEI President Tom Kuhn today issued the following statement on Scott Pruitt's confirmation as Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator.  "EEI congratulates EPA Administrator Pruitt on his confirmation, and...



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NAR Infographic: All the Presidents' Home Prices

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:58:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- There have been nine U.S. presidents since the National Association of Realtors® began its comprehensive reporting of home sales data in 1968. The country and the typical cost to buy a home have changed a lot. To celebrate President's Day, here is...



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FDA Cautions Pet Owners and Caretakers Not to Feed Certain Evanger's or Against the Grain Canned Pet Foods Due to Adulteration with Pentobarbital

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:48:00 EST

(image) SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is advising pet owners and caretakers not to feed their pets certain lots of Evanger's canned Hunk of Beef or Against the Grain Grain Free Pulled Beef with Gravy canned dog food after...



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'CineSpace' Short Film Competition Returns For 2017

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:19:00 EST

(image) HOUSTON, Feb. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA and the Houston Cinema Arts Society once again will offer filmmakers around the world a chance to share their works inspired by -- and using -- actual NASA imagery through "CineSpace," a short-film competition. In 2016, the...



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Census Bureau: New Advance Quarterly Services Report

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:05:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Census Bureau released, for the first time, the Advance Quarterly Services Report for the fourth quarter of 2016. This new advance quarterly report provides timely, high-level estimates on key services statistics approximately...



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NASA's Juno Mission to Remain in Current Orbit at Jupiter

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:00:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Juno mission to Jupiter, which has been in orbit around the gas giant since July 4, 2016, will remain in its current 53-day orbit for the remainder of the mission. This will allow Juno to accomplish its science goals, while...



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NASA to Televise International Space Station Cargo Ship Launch, Docking

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:12:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA Television will provide live coverage of the launch and docking of a Russian cargo spacecraft delivering almost three tons of food, fuel and supplies to the International Space Station beginning at 12:30 a.m. EST Wednesday, Feb....



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American Legion asks VA Secretary to reverse Black Hills call

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 08:15:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb, 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Commander Charles E. Schmidt of The American Legion is calling on VA Secretary David Shulkin to reverse the department's decision made under the previous secretary to end needed services at the VA Medical Center in Hot Springs,...



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U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for February 17: Thomas Malthus

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:01:00 EST

(image) WASHINGTON, Feb. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: THOMAS MALTHUS Profile America — Friday, February 17th. This month — and some sources cite this date — is the 251st anniversary of the 1766...



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