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By Joe Seelig, Highlands Today, Sebring, Fla. Jun. 30--LAKE PLACID -- A bunch of motorists were affected, some stranded Thursday, after they reported pumping watery gasoline into their vehicles at a Shell gas station at the corner of U.S. 27 and State Road 70, south of Lake Placid.
CHICAGO _ Managers at an FAA radar facility handling flights into and out of Chicago's airports are under investigation over allegations they covered up air-traffic control errors, authorities said Wednesday. The U.S.
GOOD teachers, an excellent start in reception and an outstanding curriculum ensure that pupils achieve well. That was the verdict of an Office for Standards in Education inspector who visited Clifton-upon-Dunsmore Primary School in February.
By Meghan Hoyer, The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va. Jun. 22--PORTSMOUTH -- Upset citizens pointed to pictures of their neighbors' sagging porch roofs, shattered windows and yards filled with debris. Portsmouth needed to beef up its code enforcement, they demanded. The City Council agreed.
By Julie Shaw, Philadelphia Daily News Jun. 21--It must have been a dramatic scene: An immigrant woman chasing a burly city health inspector across North Broad Street, tugging and pulling at him as he tried to get into his Jeep.
By Noelle Phillips, The State, Columbia, S.C. Jun. 27--Dorn VA Medical Center was performing heart procedures it was not authorized to do, a recent U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs inspection found.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Transportation Department's inspector general has urged the FAA to consider disciplining two executives who failed to correct false information provided to the commission that investigated the September 11 attacks, the New York Times reported on Saturday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Ritualistic use of toxic mercury by followers of Voodoo and other religions is dangerous but regulating it could drive the practice underground and possibly violate U.S. guarantees of freedom of religion, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Thursday.
By Lisa Richwine WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration does not know the status of many post-approval studies promised by drug makers and does not make tracking them a top priority, a report released on Friday said.
By Christopher Doering WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States does not have adequate measures in place to survey and monitor for avian influenza, including the deadly H5N1 strain that has killed 130 people overseas, the Agriculture Department's inspector general said on Tuesday.
The inspector (Chalcostephia flavifrons), also known as the yellowface, is a species of dragonfly that can be found in Africa. Its range includes Angola, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Guinea, Nigeria, South Africa, and Zambia, among many other areas of sub-Saharan Africa. It prefers a habit in tropical and subtropical areas near lakes, marshes, wetlands, swamps, and springs. The total population number and population trends of this species are unknown and it is threatened by habitat loss due to...
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