To Reduce Food Waste, FDA Urges ‘Best If Used By’ Date Labels – NPR

Confusion over whether food is still safe to eat after its “sell by” or “use before” date accounts for about one-fifth of food waste in U.S. homes, the FDA says. The agency is urging the food industry to adopt “best if used by” wording on packaged foods. zoranm/Getty Images hide… Confusion over whether food isLanjutkan membaca

Trump Administration Says Farmers Will Receive $16 Billion Aid Package – NPR

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue will lay out the details of an aid program to help farmers hurt by the ongoing U.S.-China trade dispute on Thursday. Here, Perdue walks past the West Wing of the White House. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption toggle caption Andrew Harnik/AP Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue will lay… Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue willLanjutkan membaca

‘The Queen’ Reveals The Story Of The Woman Who Became A Symbol Of Welfare Fraud – NPR

I have a theory: We, consumers of media in a capitalist, money-obsessed country, love a good fraudster. There’s some compelling evidence, too. Exhibit A: Catch Me If You Can , the high-grossing 2002 film in which Leonardo DiCaprio plays the charming, quick-thinking Frank Abagnale, who was a con-man in his…I have a theory: We, consumersLanjutkan membaca

The Philippines Is Fighting One Of The World’s Worst Measles Outbreaks – NPR

A 6-month-old baby with measles at San Lazaro Hospital in Manila, Philippines. The country’s measles outbreak has been partly driven by distrust of vaccines after a dengue vaccine scandal. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption toggle caption Jason Beaubien/NPR A 6-month-old baby with measles at San Lazaro Hospital in Manila, Philippines. The… A 6-month-old baby with measlesLanjutkan membaca

Employment Opportunities Rising For African Americans – NPR

Sam Smith, Brittany Smith and their daughter Erelah outside their Charlotte home. The Smiths moved to Charlotte looking for change and opportunity. They are part of an influx of African Americans to Mecklenburg County, where the African American population has ballooned by 64% since 2000. Swikar Patel for NPR hide… Sam Smith, Brittany Smith andLanjutkan membaca

US Population Growing In South And West, Led By Phoenix – NPR

A housing development sits nestled in the South Mountain foothills in the Ahwatukee neighborhood, in Phoenix, Ariz. The city saw the biggest jump in population in the U.S. between 2017 and 2018. Ross D. Franklin/AP hide caption toggle caption Ross D. Franklin/AP A housing development sits nestled in the South… A housing development sits nestledLanjutkan membaca

Roundup Settlement Talks To Be Mediated By Kenneth Feinberg – NPR

Kenneth Feinberg has been appointed to oversee talks between Bayer’s lawyers and plaintiffs’ representatives for a court-mandated settlement over claims that the weedkiller Roundup caused cancer. Lauren Victoria Burke/AP hide caption toggle caption Lauren Victoria Burke/AP Kenneth Feinberg has been appointed to oversee talks between Bayer’s lawyers and plaintiffs’ representatives… Kenneth Feinberg has been appointedLanjutkan membaca

‘Won’t Give Up’: Siblings Of Jailed Saudi Women’s Rights Activist Speak Out In U.S. – NPR

Lina and Walid Alhathloul, sister and brother of jailed Saudi activist Loujain Alhathloul, have had a busy schedule in the United States raising awareness about their sister’s plight. Deborah Amos/NPR hide caption toggle caption Deborah Amos/NPR Lina and Walid Alhathloul, sister and brother of jailed Saudi activist Loujain Alhathloul, have… Lina and Walid Alhathloul, sisterLanjutkan membaca

More Than 1000 Holocaust Victims Are Buried In Belarus After Mass Grave Discovered – NPR

Volunteers bury the remains of more than 1,000 Holocaust victims at a cemetery just outside Brest, Belarus, on Wednesday. Uladz Hrydzin/AP hide caption toggle caption Uladz Hrydzin/AP Volunteers bury the remains of more than 1,000 Holocaust victims at a cemetery just outside Brest, Belarus, on Wednesday. Uladz Hrydzin/AP More than… Volunteers bury the remains ofLanjutkan membaca

HIV Outbreak In Pakistan: So Far, 494 Children Are HIV Positive : Goats and Soda – NPR

In Larkana, Pakistan, on May 9, 2019, a paramedic takes a blood sample from a baby for a HIV test. The government is offering screenings in the wake of an HIV outbreak. Rizwan Tabassum /AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Rizwan Tabassum /AFP/Getty Images In Larkana, Pakistan, on May 9,… In Larkana, Pakistan, on MayLanjutkan membaca