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2018 gubernatorial races could provide 2020 snapshots
There are 36 states and U.S. territories holding gubernatorial elections this year and these races could be the biggest referendum of all on President Donald Trump ’s presidency. All eyes will be on key 2020 states to look for predictions regarding the next White House race, particularly what
'Worst treats' for Halloween candy revealed
A New York Daily News writer ranked candy corn, Smarties, Butterfingers and Twizzlers among the candy that "no one should ever be tricked into ingesting."
Meet the 11-year-old who developed a new method of testing for lead in water
We'll move on to a remarkable young woman who is definitely going to motivate us this Monday. It's gitanjali Rao is an 11-year-old who saw her parents testing the water in their new home for lead and thought there must be a better way. Did I mention she is 11. So she invented a way and that won her
11-year-old girl inspired by Flint water crisis creates cheap kit to test lead
An 11-year-old girl inspired by the Flint, Mich., water crisis has been named “America’s Top Young Scientist” after she developed a device that can quickly detect lead levels in water. “I had been following the Flint, Michigan, issue for about two years,” Gitanjali Rao told ABC News. “I was
Can this doctor become the 1st Muslim governor in US history?
Abdul El-Sayed is a 32-year-old physician, Rhodes Scholar and became youngest person to lead a major American city’s health department when, at the age of 30, he was brought in to rebuild Detroit’s Health Department after the city went bankrupt . “I was never supposed to run for office, at least
Leonardo DiCaprio to play Leonardo Da Vinci in biopic
Lara, they're all waiting in anticipation for some "Pop news." Wow. Great to see you guys. Great to see you. Good morning and time for "Pop news." Are those pants? I like those. Striped situation. Awesome. What if I fell off the chair? That almost happened. That would top "Pop news." Get ready for
Singer Bruno Mars donates $1 million to victims of Flint water crisis
Pop star Bruno Mars made a surprise announcement during his concert Saturday night in Auburn Hills, Michigan, announcing a $1 million donation to The Community Foundation of Greater Flint to address the city's water crisis. The money will come out of revenue from Saturday's sold-out concert on
Meet the 10-year-old who donated 1,000 backpacks to Flint students
Amariyanna "Mari" Copeny may only be 10 years old, but she's already earned the nickname "Little Miss Flint" for the charity work she's done around the city. Copeny's latest project involves making sure her fellow students in Flint, Michigan, can be prepared as they return to school. Thanks to a
Nearly 77 million served water from contaminated systems, report says
In 2015, more than 76 million Americans were served by community water systems that had some reported drinking water violations, including more than 18 million people receiving water with too much lead and copper, according to new report released today by the environmental advocacy group Natural
Matthew Dowd says Kushner, Bannon and Priebus are 'the three faces of Donald Trump'
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