Silver Spring, Maryland--(ENEWSPF)--October 21, 2014. National Nurses United today welcomed the call in the latest guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for “rigorous and repeated training” for nurses and other health workers responding to the Ebola virus... Read more
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New Site Will Bring Jobs, Train Next Generation of Utility Workers; Facility Will Also Provide Afterschool Career and Technical Training for Chicago Public School Students
CHICAGO—(ENEWSPF)—October 20, 2014. Mayor Rahm Emanuel, joined ComEd president and CEO Anne Pramaggiore, Speaker Michael Madigan,... Read more
Health and Fitness
53 organizations agree that USDA should not allow farmed fish at sea to be labeled “organic”
Washington, DC—(ENEWSPF)--October 21, 2014. Today, Center for Food Safety (CFS) released a comprehensive, scientific report detailing why ocean-based aquaculture (fish farming) can never be certified... Read more
Washington, DC--(ENEWSPF)--October 21, 2014. Due in large part to the use of rodenticides in the cultivation of illegal marijuana grow operations, earlier this month the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) announced a proposal to list fishers, medium sized carnivores... Read more
Health and Fitness
Washington, DC—(ENEWSPF)—October 21, 2014.
We should be careful in restricting travel between West Africa and the U.S. during this current Ebola outbreak.
People in affected countries still find a way to travel, and governments could have a harder time tracking those movements.... Read more
Seek State DEC order prohibiting bomb trains
The Port of Albany. Photo courtesy of Andy Arthur
Albany, NY —(ENEWSPF)--October 21, 2014. A coalition of local residents, environmental groups and a church today filed a legal petition requesting the Commissioner of the Department... Read more