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FDA Loophole Allows Unlabeled and Possibly Dangerous Chemicals in Food

U.S. Food and Drug Administration campus in Silver Spring, Md., on Oct. 14, 2015. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
U.S. Food and Drug Administration campus in Silver Spring, Md., on Oct. 14, 2015. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Since 1958, the FDA has allowed ingredients in foods without requiring a lengthy approval process for them. Food companies and their suppliers have never had...


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    MANCHESTER, New Hampshire—Hillary Clinton has been here before, watching a political rival generate youthful enthusiasm with lofty proposals she believes are going unchallenged. So on... Read more

  • Patrolman James Pittman poses for a selfie with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump during a campaign stop at police headquarters in Manchester, N.H. on Feb. 4. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

    Trump Campaign Shows a Different Side After Iowa Loss

    EXETER, N.H.—Stung by his second-place finish in Iowa, Donald Trump is facing new pressure to prove he can translate his massive crowds and poll leads... Read more

  • Caucus attendees sign in as they arrive at a Democratic Party Caucus at Jackson Township Fire Station on February 1, (Michael B. thomas/AFP/Getty Images)

    Des Moines Register Calls for Audit of Iowa Democratic Caucus Results: ‘Something Smells’

    Iowa’s most prominent newspaper has called for an audit of the Iowa Democratic caucus results following an extremely close race. The Democrat Party declared Hillary... Read more

  • Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., addresses the crowd at a campaign rally at Grand View University in Des Monies, Iowa, Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016. (AP Photo/J. David Ake)

    Watch: Bernie Sanders Rushes to Save Man Who Fell Unconscious on Stage

    At a campaign event for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, a reporter on stage fainted and fell onto the stage, unconscious, sending a audible thud... Read more

  • Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., second from left, accompanied by, from left, Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., and Sen. Gary Peters, D-Mich., discusses proposed legislation to help Flint, Mich. with their current water crisis, Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

    Senate Democrats Block Energy Bill in Impasse Over Flint

    WASHINGTON — Senate Democrats on Thursday blocked a comprehensive energy bill after majority Republicans balked over hundreds of millions of dollars in emergency federal aid... Read more

  • Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton (L) and Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) participate in the Democratic Candidates Debate hosted by NBC News and YouTube on Jan. 17, 2016 in Charleston, South Carolina. (Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

    Democratic Race Down to Just Two: Clinton, Sanders Face Off

    DURHAM, N.H.—Their race newly energized, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders head into the first one-on-one debate of the Democratic presidential contest Thursday night in a tussle over... Read more

  • Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush speaks at a town hall style meeting for employees at C & S Wholesalers on February 2, 2016 in Keene, New Hampshire. (Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

    Watch: Jeb Bush Tells New Hampshire Audience to ‘Please Clap’

    Low-energy indeed. Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush, who finished with just 2.8 percent of the vote in the Iowa caucuses, has been campaigning in New... Read more


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