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11:54 ET NATSO Testifies Before Congress on Alternative Fuels Policy

Policies and incentives that encourage existing travel center operators to invest in alternative fuels represents the most effective way to encourage ...


10:00 ET #VOTEPROCHOICE Launches National Voter Guide To Elect Prochoice Candidates Across The U.S. In November 2019 Elections

Today, #VOTEPROCHOICE, the political organizing initiative and technology platform founded in 2016 by Democrats.com, launched the 2019 #VOTEPROCHOICE ...


08:51 ET Fluoride and Autism: Is There a Connection?

Researchers report that both fluoride and aluminum (Al3+), individually, are poisonous to the nervous system. Together, they are much worse and can...


08:34 ET Frontier Alliance International Update: Trump Hotel Revokes Night of Prayer for the Kurds Event on 10.27.19 in Washington DC

The following is a statement released by Dalton Thomas, founder of FAI. Since the inception of FAI, the Kurds have been important to us. Nearly as...


08:00 ET Unprecedented AJC Survey of American Jews Reveals Deep Concern About Rising Antisemitism in U.S.

An unprecedented survey of American Jews conducted by the American Jewish Committee (AJC), the leading global Jewish advocacy organization, reveals...


07:20 ET Una nueva investigación de L.A. DAPA muestra que 80% de la ciudad de Los Ángeles se encuentra abarrotada de negocios relacionados con el consumo de alcohol

La mayoría de los barrios de Los Ángeles está plagada de bares, clubes nocturnos y restaurantes, una realidad que ha llevado la densidad alcohólica...


Oct 22, 2019, 19:25 ET Georgian Government Commends U.S. House of Representatives Passage of Georgia Support Act

The U.S. House of Representatives passed with strong bipartisan support the Georgia Support Act, legislation that significantly strengthens defense,...


Oct 22, 2019, 18:28 ET Banda MS joins a campaign to halt the stigma of HIV among Latinos

In order to help stop a public health problem that is disproportionately affecting the Latin community in the United States, Banda MS, together with...


Oct 22, 2019, 17:27 ET L.A. DAPA New Research Shows 80% Of City Of Los Angeles Overcrowded With Alcohol Related Businesses

Most L.A. neighborhoods are flooded with bars, clubs and restaurants, raising the alcohol density to troubling levels. New research, presented by Los ...


Oct 22, 2019, 16:37 ET Banda MS se une a campaña para detener el estigma del VIH entre los latinos

Con el fin de ayudar a detener un problema de salud pública que afecta desproporcionalmente a la comunidad latina de los Estados Unidos, Banda MS,...


Oct 22, 2019, 15:13 ET CAIR Condemns Trump's Racist False Equivalence of Impeachment Inquiry to 'Lynching'

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today condemned President...


Oct 21, 2019, 15:40 ET Amsterdam & Partners LLP Retained by South Sudan Opposition Alliance

The Real Sudan People's Liberation Movement (R-SPLM), the National Salvation Front (NAS) and the South Sudan United Front (SSUF) opposition movements ...


Oct 21, 2019, 14:50 ET Department of Public Health to Hold October 23 Public Hearing Regarding Planned Closure of Tobey Hospital's Maternity Unit

The state Department of Public Health will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, October 23 regarding Southcoast Hospitals Group's proposed closure of...


Oct 21, 2019, 07:20 ET Harborside Inc. Receives Final Ruling by US Tax Court on 280E

OAKLAND, CA and TORONTO, Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Harborside Inc. ("Harborside" or the "Company") (CSE: HBOR), today announced that the U.S. Tax...


Oct 20, 2019, 19:45 ET Latest ADL Data: At Least 12 White Supremacists Arrested For Plots, Attacks & Threats Against Jewish Community Since The Deadly Pittsburgh Shooting

According to data released by ADL (the Anti-Defamation League) today and first reported on tonight's edition of CBS News 60 Minutes, at least 12...


Oct 18, 2019, 18:50 ET Arrestan en La Habana a paciente de cáncer y activistas, horas antes de un evento de sensibilización

Una paciente de cáncer y varios activistas fueron detenidos en Cuba este viernes por presuntos agentes de la Seguridad del Estado cuando se dirigían...


Oct 18, 2019, 18:50 ET President of Honduras: No one in the State of Honduras is above the law

After hearing the verdict in a New York court that declared his brother guilty, the president of Honduras, Juan Orlando Hernández, reiterated that...


Oct 18, 2019, 18:37 ET Breast Cancer Activists Arrested In Havana Hours Before Awareness Event

Since last Friday, October 4, in Havana, with the support of ADN Cuba and other civil society actors, a discussion of awareness for the month of the...


Oct 18, 2019, 12:00 ET Puente Human Rights Movement y Advancement Project Lidera Coalición de Tribunales de Inmigrantes Que Exigen el Cierre de las Instalaciones de Detención de ICE en Arizona

Puente Human Rights Movement dirigirá una coalición de organizaciones de derechos civiles y de defensa de los inmigrantes que están exigiendo el...


Oct 18, 2019, 12:00 ET Puente Human Rights Movement in Collaboration with Advancement Project National Office Leads Coalition of Immigrant Tribunal Calling For Closure of ICE Detention Facilities in Arizona

Puente Human Rights Movement will lead a coalition of civil rights and immigrant advocacy organizations calling for the closure of ICE detention...


Oct 18, 2019, 12:00 ET Puente Human Rights Movement in Collaboration with Advancement Project National Office Leads Coalition of Immigrant Tribunal Calling For Closure of ICE Detention Facilities in Arizona

Puente Human Rights Movement will lead a coalition of civil rights and immigrant advocacy organizations calling for the closure of ICE detention...


Oct 18, 2019, 09:00 ET Hishammuddin Hussein, exministro de Defensa de Malasia, afirma que su país merece algo mejor

ishammuddin Hussein, quien fuera ministro de Defensa de Malasia, ha pedido a sus compatriotas que trabajen para unir a todas las razas y para lograr...


Oct 18, 2019, 09:00 ET Malaysia's Former Minister of Defence, Hishammuddin Hussein, Declares That His Country Deserves Better

Mr. Hishammuddin Hussein, the former Defence Minister of Malaysia, has called on his countrymen to work towards uniting all races and working towards ...


Oct 18, 2019, 08:30 ET Obama White House Alum and Leading Republican Campaign Strategist Launch FORA Partners

Obama White House alum Campbell Spencer and Republican campaign strategist and corporate consultant Max Hamel today announced the launch of a new...


Oct 18, 2019, 08:00 ET Alliance for Israel Advocacy Condemns Malaysia Prime Minister's Virulent Anti-Semitic Remarks

WASHINGTON, Oct 18, 2019 The Alliance for Israel Advocacy (AIA) (www.israeladvocates.org) responded to Malaysian Prime Minister Dr. Mahathir...