A man exhales a plume of e-cigarette smoke

FDA Chief Threatens To Pull E-Cigarettes Off The Market

​His comments came during a public hearing on how to curb electronic cigarette use among teens.


0:54Ebola response team meets in the Democratic Republic of Congo
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Ebola Outbreak Death Toll In Congo Reaches 400+

1:42Firefighters monitor a fire along the 101 freeway north of Ventura, California
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Natural Disaster Preparations Halted Across US By Government Shutdown


Scientists Say Saturn Hasn't Always Had Its Iconic Rings

2:51Hello Kitty merchandise
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Human Beings Evolved To Love Cuteness: How 'Kawaii' Conquered The West

0:50Medical marijuana
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Florida's New Gov. Wants To End A Ban On Smoking Medical Marijuana

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FDA Makes It Easier For Drug Companies To Produce OTC Naloxone

2:49The effect of a high tech tattoo when exposed to UV light.
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The Tattoo That Can Tell Your Temperature

1:23A U.S. Border patrol agent sits in his vehicle near the U.S.-Mexico Border in Sunland Park, New Mexico
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Lawmakers Say Government Impasse Isn't The Way To Fix Climate Change

1:31Plants growing aboard the International Space Station

The Promise Of Space Gardening

1:18Acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler
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Senators Bring Up Climate Change During EPA Chief Confirmation Hearing

Pacific Ocean
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2018 Ocean Temperatures Were The Hottest On Record

2:28A protester tears up a genetically modified (GM) oil seed rape plant.
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Most People Know Less About GMOs Than They Think

2:23Marijuana plants
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Marijuana Addiction Is Real Even If It Doesn't Affect Most Users

0:50Emergency workers in protective suits
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Chemical Weapons Watchdog To Ban Novichok Nerve Agents

1:32Grand Teton
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A Government Shutdown Makes National Parks Riskier Than Usual

1:09Oxycodone pain pills
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You May Have A Higher Chance Of Dying Of An Opioid OD Than A Car Crash

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The Alliance: Sustainability for the 21st Century

1:09Flu shot
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CDC Estimates Up To 7 Million People Have Had The Flu This Season

1:49Empty baby beds in a maternity ward of a hospital
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Immigration Could Be Only Way To Offset Falling Birth Rate

1:40President Jair Bolsonaro is recognized as commander-in-chief of Brazil's Armed Forces during his inauguration
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Brazil's New Forest Policies Could Cause Worldwide CO2 Impacts

1:01Ocean waves.
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The Oceans Are Heating Up Much Faster Than Previously Thought

4:28A concept vehicle at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show
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CES Asks: How Do You Get Someone To Want More Self-Driving Cars?

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Democratic Lawmakers Introduce Bills To Slash Prescription Drug Costs

0:52Romaine lettuce in a grocery store
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CDC Says E. Coli Outbreak Linked To Romaine Is Over

1:07Grocery store
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FDA Can't Conduct Most US Food Safety Inspections During The Shutdown

0:59Acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler
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Trump Officially Taps Andrew Wheeler To Lead EPA

1:05A doctor holds a stethoscope
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Study: US Cancer Death Rate Drops For 25th Straight Year

0:48The gas-powered Valley Generating Station is seen in the San Fernando Valley.
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US Carbon Dioxide Emissions Shot Up In 2018 After Years Of Decline

1:34A NOAA meteorologist monitors weather in the agency's Center for Weather and Climate Prediction
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Government Shutdowns Can Wreck The Rigid Timing Of Scientific Research

2:51Human body made of microorganisms
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The 75 Trillion Microorganisms That Raised You From Birth