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When the Food and Drug Administration created controls in January on how farmers can give antibiotics to livestock, scientists concerned about antibiotic resistance and advocates for animal welfare called it a historic shift in how meat animals are raised. But a new federal report , released last week, says the long-awaited FDA initiative — first attempted back in 1977 — falls short in so many areas that it may not create the change that backers hoped for. The FDA initiative, which was cre…
03.24 / 10:48
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Uber is in crisis. This week the president resigned, after just six months on the job. Morale has been shaken, following a damning account of sexual harassment. The board of directors is so concerned about the CEO's ability to lead, they're looking for a No. 2 to help steer the company. And now — in a curious plot twist — media mogul Arianna Huffington is emerging as chief of Uber's campaign for culture change. The company decided to hold a conference call on Tuesday with reporters. Huf…
03.24 / 10:48
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Oh people: it's been one of those weeks again. The focus on immigration continues, as the government promises to punish sanctuary cities and cities that have chosen not to do ICE's work for it by detaining undocumented immigrants until that agency can collect them for deportation. A number of police departments, including the LAPD, have indicated widespread fear of deportation in immigrant communities has had deleterious effects on how the police do their jobs. Stories like this one just…
03.24 / 08:34
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LOCHGELLY — Brandon Richardson carefully found his footing on the steep red clay trail off Towne Hollow Road as he led the way to the spill he found and reported Thursday m…
03.24 / 08:18
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CHARLESTON — Delegate Mick Bates said he knows an easy way to balance the budget without tax increases or crippling c…
03.24 / 08:18
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Early access tickets for The Bridge Jam 2017 go on sale just as event organizers announce "thrash grass" band The Native Howl has joined the exciting…
03.24 / 08:18
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Poison control centers across the country are receiving hundreds of calls each year about children being exposed to opioids like hydrocodone and…
03.24 / 08:18
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CHARLESTON — The Senate Agriculture and Rural Development Committee has passed a resolution to redefine the federal definition of industrial h…
03.24 / 08:18
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Education funding, budget shortfalls, taxes and possible revenue streams were the major topics of interest at the Albany County Town Hall meeting Thursday night. Continue…
03.24 / 04:56
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The criminal case against a former Casper doctor charged with sexually assaulting six female patients should move forward, though two charges should be dropped, a judge ruled…
03.24 / 03:44
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Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: Republican leaders in Washington are scrambling to save their bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. The House of Representatives was supposed to vote on the health care bill today, but with Republicans divided over just how far they should go with their changes, the vote was postponed. NPR congressional correspondent Susan Davis is following all this at the Capitol. Hi there, Sue. SUSAN DAVIS, BYLINE: Hey, Kelly.…
03.24 / 03:16
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Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: And to help us understand what's happening on Capitol Hill tonight, I am joined by NPR's Ron Elving. Hello there, Ron. RON ELVING, BYLINE: Good to be with you, Kelly. MCEVERS: So tonight the president threatened that if the House does not vote on this tomorrow and does not pass their own health care bill, that he is going to move on and leave Obamacare in place. How serious a threat is that do you think? ELVING: It sounds pretty…
03.24 / 03:16
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The Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery is celebrating a donation of six sketches and two cartoons by York Wilson, from Imperial Oil…
03.24 / 02:38
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Working a tip from Homeland Security, the Beckley Raleigh County Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force executed a search warrant on a Crab Orchard home Wednesday where they confiscated a large amount of marijuana, THC oil and firearms and…
03.24 / 01:55
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Abandoning negotiations, President Donald Trump demanded a make-or-break vote on health care legislation in the House, threatening to leave "Obamacare" in place and move on to other issues if Friday's vote f…
03.24 / 01:55
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The case started in Campbell County, moved to Natrona County, and was transferred to federal court. Continue…
03.24 / 00:45
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Recently, credit website WalletHub released their annual "Fattest Cities In America" list and the Cowboy State didn't have a single town, city or burg on it! Continue…
03.24 / 00:45
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WASHINGTON (AP) — After seven years of fervent promises to repeal and replace "Obamacare," President Donald Trump and GOP congressional leaders buckled at a moment of truth Thursday, putting off a planned showdown vote in a stinging setback for t…
03.24 / 00:44
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The case started in Campbell County, moved to Natrona County, and was transferred to federal court. Continue…
03.24 / 00:35
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The competitions will be held at Casper College and Eastridge Mall. Continue…
03.24 / 00:35
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