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Some Tobacco Products Can Now Market As Less Risky Than Smoking

These products will still have the mandatory warnings that they can cause mouth cancer, gum disease and tooth loss.


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ExxonMobil On Trial For Allegedly Misleading Investors

1:01The first all-female spacewalk

NASA Astronauts Make History With First All-Female Spacewalk

2:36Juul Labs Inc. e-cigarette products

Juul Labs Inc. Stops Selling Fruit, Dessert E-Cigarette Flavors

1:20A man inspects a fissure caused by an earthquake
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California Launches Statewide Earthquake Early Warning System

0:55Oxycodone pain pills prescribed for a patient with chronic pain lie on display
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Opioid Manufacturers Expected To Settle Thousands Of Lawsuits

2:01Juul products for sale
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Woman Brings First Wrongful Death Suit Against Juul Labs Inc.

1:22Extinction Rebellion protester sits on a post in London
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London Bans All Protests Linked To Climate Group Extinction Rebellion

2:26Employee at vape shop in Queens, New York.
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NYT: Vaping Regs Stall Amid Blurring Lines Between Officials, Industry

1:03Man vaping
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Experts Say Vaping-Related Illnesses Are Rare Outside The U.S.

1:01A fizzy soda is poured into a cup
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Singapore Won't Allow Ads For High-Sugar Drinks

2:59Hands on computer
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'People Search Sites' Make Money Selling Access To Public Documents

1:03A water sample contaminated with lead
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EPA Proposes Changes To Rules On Lead Contamination In Water

1:38EPA Building
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Former EPA Officials Call For Congressional Probe Into Agency

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California To Ban Pesticide Linked To Brain Damage In Children

2:19PG&E employees survey fire danger at giant California utility's Wildfire Safety Operations Center.
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PG&E Faces Public Firestorm After Massive Outages Over Wildfire Fears

1:05A part of the Trans Alaska Pipeline System in Fairbanks, Alaska
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Alaska's Supreme Court Hears Arguments Over Fossil Fuel Laws

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The Serious Study of Imaginary Friends

1:10A model of a lithium-ion battery
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Developers Of Lithium-Ion Batteries Win Nobel Prize In Chemistry

2:11A pharmacist pours Truvada pills back into the bottle
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California To Allow HIV Prevention Medication Without Prescription

2:39US map of schools and oil/gas wells
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245,000 Kids Attend School Near Oil And Gas Production Across U.S.

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Bolsonaro: Brazil Is Not Responsible For Oil Spill

2:28New York Governor Andrew Cuomo at a press conference on Oct. 8, 2019.
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New York Announces Its First Vaping-Related Death

1:07Bottles of Dove body wash
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Unilever Promises To Process More Plastic Than It Sells By 2025

0:45Man uses an e-cigarette
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Walgreens And Kroger Will Stop Selling E-Cigarettes

3:45Ghost forest near the Blackwater National Refuge
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Ghost Forest: Dying trees show climate change's advance

1:03President Lenin Moreno
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Ecuador In State Of Emergency Over Fuel Protests

1:23The prescription medicine OxyContin
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Family Behind Purdue Pharma Made As Much As $13 Billion From Company

1:02Oregon Gov. Kate Brown
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Oregon Governor Issues 6-Month Ban On Flavored Vaping Products

1:41A man vapes in a store.
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Researchers Say Vaping-Related Lung Injuries Look Like Chemical Burns