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US told to examine pesticide-coated apples banned by Europe

US-grown apples are widely coated with a pesticide that has been newly banned in the European Union amid health concerns, and the United States is at least a year behind in a required scientific assessment of the pesticide, an environmental group said on Thursday. The Environmental Working Group, a nonprofit health and... Read More

Kenyan police recover the bodies of colleagues killed in an explosion outside the Pangani police station in the capital Nairobi. Four people were killed when a car bomb exploded outside the police station. – Reuters pic, April 23, 2014.

Kenyan police recover the bodies of colleagues killed in an explosion outside the Pangani police station in the capital Nairobi. Four people were killed when a car bomb exploded outside the police station. – Reuters pic, April 23, 2014.

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