Court rejects Trump-era EPA’s finding that weed killer is safe | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By MATTHEW DALY – Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court on Friday overturned a Trump administration finding that the active ingredient in Roundup weedkiller does not pose a serious health risk and is “not likely” to cause the cancer in man. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ordered the Environmental … Read more

Biden and Bolsonaro hold 1st meeting amid election concerns | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By CHRIS MEGERIAN and DARLENE SUPERVILLE – Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — President Joe Biden avoided challenging Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro about his upcoming election and the management of the Amazon rainforest during the public portion of their first-ever meeting Thursday, while the Brazilian leader adopted a more defensive tone in addressing these issues. … Read more

Hard blow for Biden, the Mexican president will skip the summit of the Americas | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By ELLIOT SPAGAT, JOSHUA GOODMAN and CHRIS MEGERIAN – Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador confirmed Monday that he would skip the Summit of the Americas in Los Angeles, dealing a blow to U.S. efforts to rally governments to work together to address the increased migration in the hemisphere. … Read more

Biden scrambles to avoid Summit of the Americas flop in Los Angeles | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By ELLIOT SPAGAT, JOSHUA GOODMAN and CHRIS MEGERIAN – Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — When leaders meet this week in Los Angeles at the Summit of the Americas, the focus is likely to shift away from common policy changes — migration, climate change and runaway inflation — and instead turn towards something Hollywood thrives … Read more

Biden scrambles to avoid Summit of the Americas flop in Los Angeles | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By ELLIOT SPAGAT, JOSHUA GOODMAN and CHRIS MEGERIAN – Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — When leaders meet this week in Los Angeles at the Summit of the Americas, the focus is likely to shift away from common policy changes — migration, climate change and runaway inflation — and instead turn towards something Hollywood thrives … Read more

Abbott restarts infant formula factory linked to contamination | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By MATTHEW PERRONE – AP Health Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Abbott Nutrition has restarted production at the Michigan infant formula plant that was shut down for months due to contamination, the company announced on Saturday, taking a step toward mitigating of a nationwide supply shortage that is expected to persist into the summer. The February … Read more

Davos Updates | War is holding back global economic recovery | Health, Medicine and Fitness

PA DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Finance officials at the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos said Russia’s war in Ukraine has been a major setback to global economic recovery. Gita Gopinath, first deputy managing director of the IMF, told a panel on global growth on Wednesday that “a confluence of shocks” is hitting the … Read more

Davos Updates | Saudi official touts oil and emissions targets | Health, Medicine and Fitness

PA DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — A senior Saudi official has touted a dual strategy of increasing oil production capacity for overseas export while advocating for domestic emissions reductions in line with the country’s net zero commitment. Saudi Arabia. Saudi Minister of Economy and Planning Faisal al-Ibrahim told a panel at the World Economic Forum meeting … Read more

Australian Labor Party overthrows Conservatives; PM faces early tests | National Policy

By ROD McGUIRK – Associated Press CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s centre-left opposition party toppled the Conservative government after nearly a decade in power, and Prime Minister-elect Anthony Albanese, in his election victory speech on Saturday, said promised deeper cuts in greenhouse gas emissions as it faces an early foreign crisis. political essay. Prime Minister … Read more

Australian Labor Party overthrows Conservatives; PM faces early tests | National policy

By ROD McGUIRK – Associated Press CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s centre-left opposition party toppled the Conservative government after nearly a decade in power, and Prime Minister-elect Anthony Albanese, in his election victory speech on Saturday, said promised deeper cuts in greenhouse gas emissions as it faces an early foreign crisis. political essay. Prime Minister … Read more