Public Sector
Food safety must be a priority - Premier   
April 14, 2015
- Turks & Caicos Weekly News - "îFoodborneî illnesses are usually either infectious or toxic in nature. These illnesses may occur through the consumption of food or water contaminated by îbacteriaî ......
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Ontario confirms it will join Quebec, California in carbon market   
April 14, 2015
- Reuters - Quebec joined California's cap-and-trade carbon market in 2014. Both are part of the îWestern Climate Initiativeî, a group of U.S. states and Canadian provinces moving to create a carbon market to reduce...
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Rich Holley says: Food irradiation adds cost but makes sense   
April 14, 2015
- Barfblog - The safety of irradiated foods has been endorsed by the United States (U.S.) Centers for îDiseaseî Control (CDC), the U.S. îDepartmentî of Agriculture ... is a logical next step to reducing the...
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Update: USDA Says Chicken Served in Huntsville Middle School Lunch Was Not Raw   
April 14, 2015
- ArkansasMatters - The Department says all research indicates that the chicken was fully cooked. The USDA released the following statement: "The FSIS (îFood Safety and Inspection Serviceî) Grader went to the school...
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Canada's Ontario province puts a price on carbon   
April 14, 2015
- Yahoo News - By also joining other jurisdictions under the so-called îWestern Climate Initiativeî, the emissions credits could also be traded with companies in Quebec and California. The west coast province of British...
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Wynne announces cap-and-trade plan to help battle climate change   
April 14, 2015
- Bell Media - The announcement comes seven years after Ontario first signed onto the îWestern Climate Initiativeî with Quebec and California, but specifics will come later, Wynne said. "It would be irresponsible of us...
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Ontario joins cap-and-trade programme   
April 14, 2015
- Financial Times - The Ontario government said on Monday it planned to join the îWestern Climate Initiativeîâs cap-and-trade programme, with details and an implementation timetable to be finalised over the coming...
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13 hospitalized, doctors blame contaminated heroin   
April 14, 2015
- WTVR-TV - RICHMOND, Va. â Thirteen people in Richmond have been taken to the hospital over the last few weeks after ingesting contaminated heroin according to the îCenter for Disease Controlî and Prevention. CBS...
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American Gambling Association Focuses On Illegal Gambling   
April 14, 2015
- KOLO 8 NewsNow - Speaking to the îNational Association of Attorneys Generalî Monday, American Gaming Association President Geoff Freeman called on state legal leaders to join with his group. Freeman says that illegal...
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NIST Publishes Supply Chain Risk Guide   
April 14, 2015
- Bank Info Security - New guidance from the îNational Institute of Standards and Technologyî is aimed at helping organizations better understand the risks associated with the information and communications technology...
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