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Chemical Industry Executive Nominated to Lead Consumer Watchdog Agency

Chemical Industry Executive Nominated to Lead Consumer Watchdog Agency

WASHINGTON — President Trump has tapped Nancy B. Beck, a former chemical industry executive, to lead the Consumer Product Safety Commission, an independent federal agency charged with protecting the public against dangers like toxic substances in products. Dr. Beck previously led the Environmental Protection Agency’s office of chemical safety, a …

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Judge says Ken Cuccinelli unlawfully appointed to lead US immigration agency

READ: Federal court order on Ken Cuccinelli appointment

The judge also invalidated a set of policies for the asylum seekers who are part of the case. Advocacy groups filed a federal lawsuit last year challenging the legitimacy of his role as acting director of US Citizenship and Immigration Services, asking the court to set aside asylum policy changes …

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Best QBs available in free agency or by trade

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So here we are, on the cusp of one of the strangest months in recent NFL history. The top end of the 2015 quarterback draft class is (likely) being dumped into the free agency pool. The best quarterback in modern NFL history will (likely) entertain suitors for the first time …

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SpaceX teams up with space tourism agency to sell rides aboard its Crew Dragon spacecraft

Is the future of space travel just for super rich people?

Space Adventures — which organized eight tourism trips to the International Space Station between 2001 and 2009 — plans to help organize a flight for four people aboard SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft. The trip could take place in late 2021, according to a press release and video Space Adventures released …

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NFL free agency rumors: Bill Barnwell on the Tom Brady to 49ers train

NFL free agency rumors: Bill Barnwell on the Tom Brady to 49ers train

I really thought this Tom Brady to the 49ers talk was over just as it began last week, but it’s still this fantasy that everyone wants to see happen. Let’s get something straight: Brady to the 49ers is an absolute nightmare. I’m warning all of you. I did once, and …

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