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WATCH: Jake Tapper To Sarah Sanders: Was It The Right Thing To Do To Have A Briefing Before Jeff Sessions?

In the wake of President Trump's cancellation of the planned press briefing at the White House on Thursday due to the media's "inflammatory rhetoric," CNN's Jake Tapper asked White House press secretary Sarah Sanders...

California Declares PG&E an Accredited Total Firebuster, Charges Utility with Manslaughter

A California utility was charged with manslaughter and other crimes Tuesday in connection with a fast-moving wildfire that killed four people, destroyed nearly 1,000 structures and fed the deadliest blaze in the state’s history....

Cuomo and Gillibrand battle for Democrats in New York

Democratic presidential hopeful Andrew Cuomo talks to NYT Billionaire Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Cuomo spoke with New York Times on Sunday. He told the NY Times the US economy is more akin to the...

Sharks in the sea? Why UK seaside homes are now riskier than they were a decade ago

England loves its coastlines. They are second only to Lake Como among the nation's foreign holiday destinations. And yet both are in a sea of risk these days, with deadly storm surges and treacherous...

The FDA, CMS and Pharma – part b

The CMS administrator has rejected a joint recommendation by independent panels that questioned whether certain Pfizer cancer drug workers should receive a double-digit pay raise. Last month, CMS proposed a raise of 4.5%, though...

How my Greenpeace trip landed me in a room with EPA officials | Adriel Craig

Resource justice activist Carlton Waterhouse is a warrior. His mother Ella Waterhouse has been a refugee from apartheid-era Rhodesia for four decades, working in the film industry; his father, Vernon Woolf, is the CEO...

Scientists find fossils from an ancient species living in Chile 700 years before South Americans did

Researchers have found 100-year-old footprints on a hillside in Chile — and they give a surprising date for when our species arrived in the Americas. The flat, rock-covered footprints, known as Jiménez footprints, were...

A list of the best places to get free coffee in the DC area

Besides the White House, a list of the biggest coffee consumers in the country has roots in political activism. The National Coffee Association found that Starbucks was the country’s fourth-largest coffee chain in 2011,...

Late-night earthquake shakes area from Crete to Greece and Yugoslavia

After a 5.7-magnitude earthquake struck the southwest shore of Crete, in the early hours of Saturday morning, a magnitude 6.1-magnitude aftershock was felt less than an hour later, CNN reported. Thousands of residents in...

Pfizer was criticized for ‘unduly delaying’ treatment for cancer specialists. Here’s why.

Pfizer’s human resources department developed a plan to hire employees who had cancer, to improve job security and to make their workplace more appealing to them. The company said it found similar innovative methods...

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