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TTIP: MEPs in New EU-US Trade Controversy Over Courts
Offbeat  (tags: TTIP, MEP'S, EU, USA )

Ray
- 5 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Euro MPs have called for transparent and public handling of trade disputes with the US, but they have softened their stance on much-criticised commercial courts.
Nebraska Abolishes Death Penalty After Veto-Override
Offbeat  (tags: death penalty, abolished, Nebraska, USA )

Ray
- 6 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
The US state of Nebraska has abolished the death penalty after a veto-override was passed through its legislature.
Florida to Change Rules on Mentally Ill Prisoners After Reports of Death, Abuse
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Health, Human rights, Law, USA )

Ray
- 6 hours ago - rt.com
Prisons in Florida are to change the way they treat inmates with mental disorders as the result of a settlement with a statewide disability advocacy group.The legal action was prompted by reports of abuse at Dade Correctional Institution.
âEUR<Clinton Foundation Received $50,000-$100,000 in Donations From FIFA
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Scandal, USA )

Ray
- 6 hours ago - rt.com
FIFA's corruption scandal has cast its shadow over the Clintons. It has emerged that the Clinton Foundation received at least $50,000 and as much as $100,000 from the football governing body.
EPA Wants âEUR~Pesticide-Free ZonesâEUR(TM) to Curb Honeybee Deaths
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Animals, Ecology, USA )

Ray
- 6 hours ago - rt.com
Regulators in the United States are generating a buzz by proposing new rules that would establish temporary pesticide-free zones as part of an effort to reverse the rampant die-off of commercial honeybees.
EPA Unveils New Regulations to Protect US Waters From Pollution
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Ecology, Health, Law, Politics, Science, USA )

Ray
- 6 hours ago - rt.com
The US Environmental Protection Agency has issued a new rule intended to curb pollution in the nationâEUR(TM)s waterways. ItâEUR(TM)s also meant to clarify just which waters the EPA can regulate inside the United States.
Live Anthrax Shipped Across States, to S. Korea By Accident âEUR" Pentagon
Offbeat  (tags: Health, USA )

Ray
- 6 hours ago - rt.com
The Pentagon says that live anthrax was inadvertently shipped across state lines from a military lab in Utah to nine other states and a military base in South Korea. However, a Department of Defense spokesperson says the public is not at risk.
   

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