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(University of Kansas) Probation and parole officers and their frontline supervisors widely differ on their views of the power of the frontline supervisor, according to a new study that includes a University of Kansas…
08.22 / 05:07
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(Society for Research in Child Development) A new longitudinal study suggests that the types of peer relationships youth make in high school matter for mental health through young…
08.22 / 05:07
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Kelp forests are critical to the fishing industry but are disappearing around the world The post Where’s the kelp? Warm ocean takes toll on undersea forests appeared first on…
08.22 / 05:06
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The first California verdict in the talcum powder litigation just came out—and it’s massive. A jury in Los Angeles awarded $417 million to a California woman who was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2007, according to Courtroom View Network through which ALM was monitoring the proceedings. Jurors found 9-3 that Johnson & Johnson failed to warn that its baby powder could cause the deadly…
08.22 / 05:02
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A Pennsylvania court affirmed a harassment conviction last week against a man who called a skilled nursing facility and threatened to "raise hell" and open fire over the quality of his parents'…
08.22 / 05:02
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Mark your calendars: McKnight's Annual Fall Online Expo returns for its fifth year on Sept. 20 with three educational sessions and, as usual, free CE…
08.22 / 05:02
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Recent proposals to cancel or change some of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' bundled payment initiatives may end up hurting care quality, increasing Medicare costs and stalling the agency's move to value-based care, experts are…
08.22 / 05:02
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The more than 500,000-square-foot facility is expected to accommodate training or play for 31 sports on six turf fields, 12 hard-surface courts and in a baseball training…
08.22 / 05:01
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CINCINNATI (AP) — A nudist resort that has operated for decades in suburban Cincinnati has been s…
08.22 / 04:55
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Volkswagen didn’t put all of its eggs in the diesel basket. The company’s plans call for it to produce one million electric vehicles a year by 2025, a number similar to what Tesla is projecting for its own sales. The significant difference is that VW has experience in building millions of cars while Tesla just hit the 200,000 mark a few months ago. Another difference is that the automaker’s e-Golf doesn’t …
A recently leaked federal report on climate change made clear that unless the world unites to drastically cut back carbon emissions, the Earth will continue to warm. For New York City to be part of... To view the full story, click the title…
08.22 / 04:53
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It is easy—and justifiable—to moan about how much control Albany has over the city's affairs. The state dictates nearly all of our tax rates. Our subways and buses are run by a state... To view the full story, click the title…
08.22 / 04:53
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The real race this year isn't for mayor. Rather, it is the fight for control of the City Council, a battle that may well yield an even more labor-friendly chamber next year. Business interests might... To view the full story, click the title…
08.22 / 04:53
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Longshot mayoral candidate Mike Tolkin wrote a long letter Friday to media sponsors of tomorrow's Democratic primary debate, who two days later decided not to invite him to participate. It is unclear... To view the full story, click the title…
08.22 / 04:53
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Minneapolis company settled in a whistleblower case that alleged illegal…
08.22 / 04:43
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Colorado's largest city is on the brink of licensing some of the nation's first legal marijuana clubs. But Denver's elaborate hurdles for potential weed-friendly coffee shops and gathering places may … Click to Continue…
08.22 / 04:42
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When diving in the Gulf of Maine a few years back, Jennifer Dijkstra expected to be swimming through a flowing kelp forest that had long served as a nursery and … Click to Continue…
08.22 / 04:42
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That’s a delicate balancing act, the automotive equivalent of overhauling a Boeing 747 while it’s in fli…
08.22 / 04:42
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Merona and Mossimo are out at Target; 4 new brands are…
08.22 / 04:42
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DENVER (AP) — Colorado’s largest city is on the brink of licensing some of the nation’s first legal marijuana clubs. But Denver may not have many takers when applications open by the end of the month. That’s because the city has set up elaborate hurdles for potential weed-friendly coffee shops and gathering places. Zoning restrictions […
08.22 / 04:33
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