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  • Illinois manufacturer cited for exposing workers to carcinogen

     Illinois manufacturer cited for exposing workers to carcinogen
    An Illinois snowplow-maker could face more than $43,000 in fines after a federal safety agency found company employees were exposed to a contaminant linked to cancer. A call and email to Flink seeking comment Tuesday evening weren't returned. The...
  • Carol Capó, former opinion editor and arts leader, died Thursday

    Carol Capó, former opinion editor and arts leader, died Thursday
    NEWPORT NEWS — Carol Capó, former opinion editor at the Daily Press and director of the Newport News Public Art Foundation, died Thursday following a lengthy illness with lung cancer. She was 66. Daily Press Publisher Digby Solomon cited her wit...
  • J. Lester Dabbs Jr.: Principal of principals was fine teacher

    J. Lester Dabbs Jr.: Principal of principals was fine teacher
    At Ocoee Café on Sunday mornings, he ordered grilled wheat toast and liked his bacon extra crispy. J. Lester Dabbs — and about eight other regulars — never went a morning without breakfast at the McKey Street restaurant. Also at that table...
  • South Africa grants parole to apartheid-era killer De Kock

    South Africa grants parole to apartheid-era killer De Kock
    One of apartheid’s most notorious killers, Eugene de Kock, a former police colonel nicknamed "Prime Evil," will walk free after 20 years in jail. South Africa’s government announced Friday that De Kock had been granted parole. De Kock’...
  • John Bowsher dies at 62; local art world figure helped open MOCA in 1980s

    John Bowsher dies at 62; local art world figure helped open MOCA in 1980s
    John Bowsher, vice president of museum infrastructure at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and a local art world figure who helped open the Museum of Contemporary Art in the early 1980s, died Monday morning at his home in Hancock Park. He was 62....
  • It's time to tighten the rules on e-cigarettes

    It's time to tighten the rules on e-cigarettes
    As more information begins to emerge about e-cigarettes, they are looking less and less like benign alternatives to traditional smoking. Teenagers are apparently taking up the so-called vaping habit in droves, and now we're also learning that the...
  • News the rest of the media won't give you about 2015

    News the rest of the media won't give you about 2015
    Here's the news the rest of the media won't give you about 2015. Actually, they're predictions. Or they're jokes. Frankly, there isn't much difference most of the time, unless the person doing the predicting is named Tom Skilling. Otherwise, Jay...
  • Even if you backslide, resolving to improve your health is worthwhile

    If you've ever made New Year's resolutions that include adopting better health habits, you probably know they aren't easy to keep. The reason resolutions often don't work is because lasting change is usually not accomplished in a dramatic leap but through...
  • 6 firms cited for asbestos violations during work at Chute Middle School

    Federal safety officials say six Chicago area companies have been cited after workers allegedly were exposed to asbestos and other hazards while renovating a middle school in Evanston. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration says the exposure...
  • Asbestos-tainted dirt leaves Dania for landfill near Coconut Creek

    Asbestos-tainted dirt leaves Dania for landfill near Coconut Creek
    DANIA BEACH — The delicate task of removing asbestos-tainted dirt from a construction staging area near the airport began Monday. The first truck rolled out shortly before 3 p.m., headed for Waste Management's Monarch Hill landfill near Coconut...
  • Professor recalls 'crazy' discovery of radon in Berks

    The discovery in a Center Valley home last fall of the highest radon reading ever in Pennsylvania has its roots in a mystery that started in Berks County almost 30 years ago. For Brian Redmond, professor of geology and chemistry in Wilkes University's...