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European Parliament votes to recommend ban on glyphosate

European Parliament votes to recommend ban on glyphosate

The European Commission, the bloc's executive arm, had originally recommended approving the herbicide's use for another 10 years but offered a watered-down alternative of five to seven years amid growing uproar over the alleged dangers of its use.


Palestinian arrested in Israel as Facebook translates 'good morning' to 'attack them'

Palestinian arrested in Israel as Facebook translates 'good morning' to 'attack them'

Alarmed by the wrong translation, Israeli police arrested the man. He was arrested after Facebook's language software incorrectly translated his "good morning" as "attack them" in Hebrew and "hurt them" in English. In the post on October 15, the man was seen smiling and holding a cup of coffee and a cigarette while standing alongside a bulldozer at a construction site in the Beitar Illit settlement.



Russian Federation turns over military equipment to PHL

Following his tour, the statement said Duterte then witnessed the signing of the certificate of donation . During his tour, Duterte checked the shipboard main alley, air defense platform, main artillery unit, and the wardroom. Duterte will arrive on Oct 29 for a three day visit , Suga said. But the Philippines' biggest source of arms, the United States, was not anxious at the prospect of equipment donated by its rivals China and Russian Federation.


Dodgers add Seager, McCarthy, drop Granderson, Farmer

Dodgers add Seager, McCarthy, drop Granderson, Farmer

One possibility for the Dodgers during the World Series would have Seager serve as the team's designated hitter when they play in Houston. Seager missed the National League Championship Series because of a back injury after hitting.273 and driving in two runs in the three-game sweep of the Arizona Diamondbacks in a National League Division Series.


Tesla Helps Restore Power At Children's Hospital In Puerto Rico

Tesla Helps Restore Power At Children's Hospital In Puerto Rico

Whitefish Energy, a two-year old electrical utility firm, announced last week it secured a $ 300 million contract from the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority to fix and reconstruct parts of the island's electrical infrastructure. The paper wrote that one of Zinke's sons "worked a summer job" at at a Techmanski construction site. Lacrombe said NorthWestern has since purchased transformers through Brazlian transformer manufacturing company Comtrafo, which acquired 51 percent of Whitefish ...


Sheriff: 2 Dead In Grambling State Campus Shooting, Suspect Fled

Sheriff: 2 Dead In Grambling State Campus Shooting, Suspect Fled

According to Steve Williams, public information officer, detectives from Grambling State University and the sheriff's office are working together to piece together what happened. The university issued an alert overnight, urging students to stay inside their dormitories. "Our prayers are with the victims and their families", he added.