Categories: Quickies A Controversial Rewrite For Rules To Protect Humans In Experiments – “To protect people participating in medical research, the federal government decades ago put in place strict rules on the conduct... (Read more...)
Policymakers and candidates for office have reacted to rising inequality and near-stagnant wages in recent decades by promising to either cut or hold the line on federal taxes for “middle-class” families (and they tend to define “middle-class” awfully liberally, often lumping in those with incomes higher than 98 percent of American households).
The federal government is gaining ground in bid to see greater oversight of super sector.
ZUFFA, parent company of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), is not running a mixed martial arts (MMA) monopoly, according to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), despite all sorts of claims to the contrary. The investigation, re-opened...Show More Summary
Russia saved the ExoMars program aimed at exploring the Martian environment from closing when the United States exited the research, Sergei Savelev, a deputy head of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), said Wednesday.
After NIH's announcement that it will send all federally owned chimpanzees to sanctuaries, two members of Congress are making sure the agency keeps its promise. The post Congress Members Demand Action on NIH’s Chimpanzee Retirement Plan appeared first on PETA.
The U.S. Federal Reserve had announced the possibility of a rate hike this year after almost seven years. Interest rates had been kept at close to zero for the past few years, with the aim of stimulating growth in the U.S. economy, that had been stalled in deep recession, and widespread unemployment. Show More Summary
The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) will release its latest data on US home prices at 9:00 a.m. ET. Economists forecast, according to Bloomberg, that the house price index rose 0.4% in September. In August, the index rose 0.3%....Show More Summary
FERC has argued that the judiciary’s role should be to defer to FERC—in effect, to allow it to be judge, jury and executioner.
The Hellenic Football Federation Athens offices were evacuated due to a bomb threat, according to local media.
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The Volkswagen Group has confirmed the recall work required to address the NOx emissions on its EA 189 diesel engines, with the required fixes expected to take less than an hour. Presented to the Federal Motor Transport Authority in Germany, the updates so far concern the 1.6 and 2.0-litre four-cylinder Euro 5 diesel engines, and […]
U.S. District Judge Royce Lamberth questions the government over delays in reviewing Gitmo cases. A Barnes & Thornburg partner apologizes for tweeting photos from a federal trial—and now awaits a possible sanction. And an anonymous jury will sit in the Freddie Gray case in Baltimore. This is a daily roundup from ALM and other publications.
Twenty-one children are taking the federal government to court over its inaction on climate change.
By Abhiram Nandakumar (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher on Wednesday ahead of a flurry of data that could help sway the Federal Reserve's decision on whether to raise interest rates next month. Worries aboutShow More Summary
The Boy Scouts are allowed by Federal Title IX law to exclude girls from their ranks. BUT..just how long will that last? It seems that changing fundamentals is the new
More than a decade after the Department of Homeland Security began a program to fight biological terrorism, “considerable uncertainty” remains over whether the system can reliably detect biological threats, a new federal audit says. The report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office is the latest blow to DHS’s BioWatch system, the agency’s marquee post-Sept. 11, […]
Scientists have discovered that salmon, along with other freshwater fish and amphibians, can supercharge their eyes in order to give them the ability to be able to see red and infrared light. Via Tech Times. Russian Federation President Vladimir Putin … more ?
Russia continues to decrease the volume of pork imports. Between January and September 2015 pork imports amounted to 237,200 tonnes, which is 24.3% less than in the same period in 2014, according to data provided by the Federal State Statistics Service in Russia.
Chantilly, VA – November 24, 2015 – Aimpoint, the originator and worldwide leader in electronic red- dot sighting technology, has announced that The post Federal Bureau of Investigation selects Aimpoint Micro® Sights for use by elite teams appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.