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Best Interest Initiative Announces Strategic Partnership with Society of Financial Service Professionals

The initiative aims to define “best interest” according to the Department of Labor’s recently announced fiduciary standard for retirement planners.

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Cornell Expert on Latino Politics and Immigration Available to Comment on Trump’s Speech at Noon

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EPA, Navy Employees Who Predict Water Cycles and Pirate Attacks Are Among Arthur S. Flemming Award Winners

How do you predict a pirate attack? Or a radical change in a global water flow? You ask the winners of this year’s Arthur S. Flemming Awards.

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The ‘Acela Primary’ Results: Parties Need to Wrap Up Nomination Contests or Face Damage to Nominees, Expert Says

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European Union Unable to Handle Crises, Voters Turn to Nationalist Right

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Saudis to sell stake in state-owned oil: Experts Needed

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Hamburg, Shalala, Glickman Headline Food Law Conference at Georgetown University

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Former FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg, Clinton Foundation President and former U.S. Secretary of Health Donna E. Shalala, and former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Dan Glickman headline a unique conference focused on food issues, “Vote Food 2016: Better Food, Better Health,” on June 3 in Washington, DC.

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Law Professor's New Book Gives Behind-the-Scenes Look at Major Cases in Election Law

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"Election Law Stories," edited by election law expert Joshua Douglas and Eugene D. Mazo, offers a deep-dive into the most significant cases in election law across the nation.

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Brady ‘All but Done’ From a Legal Perspective, UB Sports Law Expert Says

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The Cruz-Kasich ‘Stop Trump’ Move: GOP Primaries Approach ‘Hunger Games’ Level of Intrigue, Political Scientist Says

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Fighting Against Counterfeit Medicine

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Around the world, especially in developing nations, counterfeit medicines are a real problem. Until now, in many countries there hasn't been a standard protocol to conduct investigations and pursue prosecution.

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Economic Concerns Drive Sustainability in American Cities and Towns

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While environmental issues are often cited as a major factor in cities and towns in pursuing sustainability, a new study shows that economic concerns can be just as important to local governments in adopting concrete sustainability plans.

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Forget Fukushima: #Chernobyl still holds record as worst #nuclear accident for #publichealth

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Americans Overwhelmingly Engaged in 2016 Election but Tone of Race Is Affecting Voters, New GW Battleground Poll Shows

The 2016 presidential election is on the top of most Americans’ minds, according to the latest George Washington University Battleground Poll. Despite, or perhaps because of, the high level of engagement, voters have negative views of almost all major candidates, and report the tone of the race is wearing on them.

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Criminal Charges Of The Kind Filed In The Flint Water Crisis Rare, Environmental Health Expert Says

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Germany Adds Fuel to Turkey’s Assault on Freedom of Speech, Press

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Press Freedoms in Turkey Crumble, Germany Adds Fuel to the Fire

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Turkish tactics to limit freedom of speech and press have reached new heights, says Ankara native Evren Celik Wiltse. Not only has President Recep Tayyip Erdogan intimidated and jailed journalists in his own country, but his efforts have gone international.

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Hamburg, Shalala, Glickman Headline Food Law Conference at Georgetown University

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Former FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg, Clinton Foundation President and former U.S. Secretary of Health Donna E. Shalala, and former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Dan Glickman headline a unique conference focused on food issues, “Vote Food 2016: Better Food, Better Health,” on June 3 in Washington, DC. Registration is now open.

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Obama’s Balancing Act - Reduce U.S. Footprint While Holding World Order