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EPA chief: Progress under Obama won't be undone by Trump

EPA chief: Progress under Obama won't be undone by Trump

Jay H. Lehr, author of 13 scientific books, is the science director at the Heartland Institute, a free-market solutions think tank in Arlington Heights, Ill. The EPA will survive the current political climate because environmental protection is supported by a majority of Americans. Along with Trump's talks of dismantling the EPA, he also plans to immediately do away with the controversial Clean Power Plan that two dozen states have sued the feds over.


Facebook Created a Censorship Tool for China

Facebook Created a Censorship Tool for China

The report comes at a sensitive time for Facebook. For example, Facebook said that in Russia it restricted content authorities there said violated "the integrity of the Russian Federation and local law which forbids activities such as mass public riots and the promotion and sale of drugs".


NASA Lights Another Cygnus Spacecraft on Fire, for Science

NASA Lights Another Cygnus Spacecraft on Fire, for Science

Cygnus departed the ISS on November 21 after staying in space for nearly a month. Among the nine small sample materials, NASA included another blend of cotton and fiberglass, fabrics used for astronaut suits, silicone composites, as well as the acrylic glass material known as Nomex, which is used in spacecraft windows.


Embiid leads 76ers over Heat 101-94 for 4th straight at home

Embiid leads 76ers over Heat 101-94 for 4th straight at home

Embiid finished with an efficient 22 points, 5 rebounds, and 3 blocks in a little over 23 minutes. Whiteside, who entered leading the National Basketball Association with 16.2 boards per game, finished with 13. Last season, when Bucks head coach Jason Kidd experimented with playing the oversized Antetokounmpo at point guard we got a glimpse of just how high his ceiling truly is.


Apple will Replace Faulty iPhone 6s Batteries for Free

Apple will Replace Faulty iPhone 6s Batteries for Free

There's one caveat though. Unfortunately, customers who have cracked screens may need to have them replaced prior to getting a free battery replacement. If you think your phone is affected, here's what you need to know. Australian owners of the affected Apple smartphones can go to the nearest Apple Retail Store or Apple Authorized Service Provider to have their device serial number checked to confirm if the unit is eligible for a free battery replacement.


Fiat 500e test drive crash sends shrapnel into LA Auto Show crowd

Fiat 500e test drive crash sends shrapnel into LA Auto Show crowd

A passenger in the 2017 Fiat 500e, believed to be a representative from the show, was evaluated at the scene and released, according to Los Angeles police Officer Mike Lopez. A total of eight people were evaluated after the crash outside the Los Angeles Convention Center. Granted, walking the million square foot floor of the Los Angeles Auto Show, I couldn't take in all the individual displays.