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Farms Worry as NYC Considers Foie Gras Ban

Farms Worry as NYC Considers Foie Gras Ban

By Verena Dobnik | Aug 31
A New York City proposal to ban the sale of foie gras, the fattened liver of a duck or goose, has the backing of animal welfare advocates, but could mean trouble for farms outside the city that are the premier U.S. producers of the French delicacy.

Atlanta Bans Scooters at Night, After Deadly Wrecks

Atlanta Bans Scooters at Night, After Deadly Wrecks

By Jeff Martin, Andrea Smith | Aug 12
Atlanta is banning electric scooters in the nighttime hours during what's been a deadly summer for riders.

Obesity Plagues Hispanics And Blacks In Colorado, Nation's 'Healthiest' State

Obesity Plagues Hispanics And Blacks In Colorado, Nation's 'Healthiest' State

By Markian Hawryluk | Aug 9
Colorado weighs in as two states: one dangerously heavy and one fit and trim. And the disparity is alarming.

San Francisco Becomes First Major U.S. City to Ban E-Cigarettes

San Francisco Becomes First Major U.S. City to Ban E-Cigarettes

Jun 26
San Francisco became the first major U.S. city to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes after supervisors gave the measure its second and final vote Tuesday.

NYC Activists Plan Alternative Pride March for Same Day

May 15
Activists who believe that New York City's massive gay pride parade has become too corporate are planning an alternative "Queer Liberation March" on the same day.

Indochino Opens 2nd Location in Boston's Seaport District, Partners with Red Sox

Apr 2
Indochino, the global leader in custom apparel, announced a partnership today with the Boston Red Sox in advance of its second Boston location opening in the bustling Seaport neighborhood.

Milk, Moscone Celebrated at Vigil

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Dec 8
A light, steady rain did not deter about 500 people from gathering in San Francisco Tuesday, November 27, to mark the 40th anniversary of the assassinations of mayor George Moscone and supervisor Harvey Milk.

Pence Wife and Daughter Plan More Marlon Bundo Stories

Dec 3
The wife and daughter of Vice President Mike Pence plan more stories about the family bunny, Marlon Bundo.

New D.C. Bill Could Expand Care for LGBT Seniors, People With HIV

Oct 19
D.C. Councilmember Mary Cheh has introduced first-of-its-kind legislation to better protect and support LGBT elders and older people living with HIV in the District of Columbia.

Californians Consider Cage-Free Hens by 2022

By Jocelyn Gecker | Oct 8
California voters are right to think they already weighed in on how big cages should be for egg-laying hens.

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