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TUESDAY, MAY 17, 2016




In this April 8, 2016, file photo, a new disclosure statement is displayed on a package of Peanut M&M’s candy in Montpelier, Vt., saying they are “Partially produced with genetic engineering.” (Lisa Rathke / AP)

GMO food safe but not curing hunger, report says

WASHINGTON – Genetically manipulated food remains generally safe for humans and the environment, a high-powered science advisory board declared in a report Tuesday. The National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine concluded that tinkering with the genetics of what we ...

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Mexican president proposes legalizing gay marriage

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on Tuesday proposed legalizing gay marriage, a move that would enshrine on a national level a Supreme Court ruling last year that it was unconstitutional for states to bar same-sex couples from wedding.

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Weekend Wild Card — 9.24-25-16

On Friday, US Sen Ted Cruz finally quit playing hard to get and pledged his support to GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump, even though Trump used to refer to Cruz ...


The week that was…

Tonight’s “Idaho Reports” includes a wrapup of the events of the week, from Fish & Game’s license vendor data-security problems to concerns about funding for the Secure Rural Schools program; ...







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