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Most Polluted Cities in US Led by California

The report , released Wednesday, found that six of the 10 cities with the worst short-term air pollution in the USA are in California. According to the report , the city had 3.7 fewer high particle pollution days than a year ago, and decreased its annual pollution levels by 2.5 micrograms per cubic meter.

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$13 A Pack? NYC Mayor Wants To Raise Cigarette Cost

A pack of cigarettes in New York City is going to get more expensive - $13 at a minimum - and harder to find, if Mayor de Blasio has his way . According to the mayor's office, smoking rates in NY have dipped from 21.5 percent in 2002 to 14.3 percent in 2015, but there are still 900,000 smokers in the city.

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Secret Service limits sidewalk access south of White House

There's a plan for a significantly taller fence with "pencil point" anti-climb fixtures, but construction isn't slated to start until next year. That section of the street has been off-limits from 11:00pm to 6:00am since 2015, but it did not open again Thursday morning once it was shut down for the night on Wednesday.

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Stalker held by Secret Service after begging Malia Obama to marry him

Malia's Secret Service agents quickly kicked him out of the building. A leg-barring Malia was spotted leaving her internship at The Weinstein Company in NY on Tuesday wearing a thigh-grazing, lumberjack-red, plaid shirtdress. No charges have been filed, but New York City police are considering stalking and harassment charges. They told him to go away and leave her alone, sources said.

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Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada for World Health Day

The disorder WHO Director he also explained varies by age, peaking in older adults aged 55-74 years, but also occurring in children and adolescents. He also called for the allocation of adequate human and financial resources to respond to the growing burden.

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Trump order would target high skilled worker visa program

The senior administration official said: "If you change that current system that awards visas randomly, without regard for skill or wage, to a skills-based awarding, it makes it extremely hard to use the visa to replace or undercut American workers".