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POTUS Weighs In: No Peas In Guacamole
The online debate began after the New York Times published a guacamole recipe that includes fresh peas.
Cities In California Conserved A Lot Of Water In May
Felicia Marcus of the State Water Board said, "We need all Californians to step up — and keep it up — as if we don't know when it will rain and snow again, because we don't."
A Dose Of Culinary Medicine Sends Med Students To The Kitchen
Aspiring doctors at the University of Chicago are learning how to teach patients about healthy eating. Nutrition advocates say this kind of training is critical to fighting obesity and diabetes.
Senators Call For VA To Explain Why It Couldn't Find Mustard-Gassed Veterans
A dozen senators have also called on the Veterans Administration to say why some of the WWII-era troops who were found by an NPR Investigation were denied benefits.
Justice Department Investigating Airlines For Possible Price Collusion
The department says it is looking into "possible unlawful coordination" by several major carriers. American and United have confirmed that they are among the airlines under scrutiny.
Nationwide Crime Spike Has Law Enforcement Retooling Their Approach
Violent crime has ticked up in certain metro areas. Police are scrambling to hold the line while at the same time trying not to appear overzealous.
Who's Behind A String Of Bombings In Ukraine's Black Sea 'Pearl'?
Local journalists and volunteers in Odessa are working to make sense of dozens of recent bombings — and prevent future attacks. They say that Russians have infiltrated the security services.
Militants Stage Series Of Deadly Attacks In Egypt's Sinai Peninsula
The early morning attacks on checkpoints were later claimed by the Sinai affiliate of the self-described Islamic State.
Industry Payments To Doctors Are Ingrained, Federal Data Show
The latest data on payments from drug and device companies to doctors show that many doctors received payments on 100 or more days last year. Some received payments on more days than they didn't.
How Your Brain Remembers Where You Parked The Car
When people saw photos that linked a famous person with a famous place, it changed the behavior of certain neurons in their brains. And it changed their memories, too.
Recreational Marijuana Is Now Legal In Oregon
While the state permits people to possess and grow small amounts of recreational pot, they still can't buy or sell it.
20 Years Ago, Mount Zion AME Was Set On Fire. Last Night, It Burned Again
In 1996, Bill Clinton spoke at the reopening ceremony of this historically black church. On Tuesday, Mount Zion became the latest in a wave of fires at black churches since the Charleston shooting.
Somebody Is Cutting Internet Cables In California
There have been at least 11 attacks in the San Francisco Bay Area in the past year, according to the FBI. The most recent occurred Tuesday and disrupted service as far north as Seattle.
13 Emails That Stood Out From The Latest Clinton Document Dump
The thousands of new emails don't reveal a "smoking gun" from the Democratic presidential candidate's time at State, but do give insight into her daily activities — and some funny daily struggles.
The Scallop Scoop: Survey Forecasts A Banner Year In Atlantic
Federal fisheries researchers says their survey found about 10 billion scallops in waters off Delaware and southern New Jersey. They're predicting a boom for the nation's most valuable fishery.