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Americans told to toss romaine lettuce over E. coli fears

Apr 21, 2018

U.S. health officials are telling consumers to throw away any store-bought romaine lettuce they have in their kitchens and are warning restaurants not to serve it amid an E. coli outbreak

European regulators tighten order for jet fan blade tests

Apr 21, 2018

The European Aviation Safety Agency has tightened a nearly month-old directive ordering inspections of some fan blades in engines like those used on a Southwest Airlines jet involved in a fatal accident

Saudi Arabia uses ancient tourist site to alter its history

Apr 21, 2018

Saudi Arabia is hoping to alter perceptions as it prepares to open the country to tourist visas and international tour groups later this year

DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defecting customers

Apr 21, 2018

The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into whether AT&T and Verizon and a standards-setting group worked together to hinder consumers from easily switching wireless carriers

California regulators investigating worker safety at Tesla

Apr 21, 2018

Workplace safety regulators say they are investigating two incidents at automaker Tesla's factory in Northern California

Touchdown Bucks! Packers' Rodgers buys into NBA team

Apr 21, 2018

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has joined the ownership group of the NBA's Milwaukee Bucks as a limited partner

Lobbyist tied to condo leased by EPA chief retires from firm

Apr 21, 2018

The fossil-fuels lobbyist tied to the bargain-priced Capitol Hill condo leased by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt is taking early retirement as a result of the scandal

2 more killed in Nicaragua social security protests: reports

Apr 21, 2018

Two university student protesters have been killed in Nicaragua in clashes over a social security reform pushed by President Daniel Ortega's government, according to independent media reports

Environmentalists ask court to restore oil-gas emission rule

Apr 21, 2018

Environmentalists are asking an appeals court to reinstate a rule restricting harmful methane emissions on U.S. lands, at least temporarily

The Latest: Arts group says it welcomes 53 contest finalists

Apr 21, 2018

The National Endowment for the Arts says it looks forward to welcoming an upcoming poetry contest's 53 finalists, including a high school student who fled his native Zambia for Maine and won a legal fight to compete

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