09 21 2014
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OSHA Cites Former Pal Youth Center in East Portland for 'Serious' Asbestos Violations

Former Board Member says those who spoke up were \"shut down" or \"forced out"

A report from the Oregon Occupational Health and Safety Administration has cited the Police Activities League for three violations, two labeled "serious" at the youth center at 424 N.E.  172nd, raising concerns about the potential risk to children and staff of exposure to asbestos, present in the floor tiles of a girls' restroom and a staff restroom.

Read more: OSHA Cites Former Pal Youth Center in East Portland for 'Serious' Asbestos Violations

Power Up with Delicious Protein-Rich Recipes

By adding peanuts it is easy to make a protein-boosting snack

It takes a lot of energy to keep up with today's busy lifestyle. Between juggling work, family, friends and activities, people are often looking for something to help them keep going. Many are turning to nutritious, plant-based sources of protein, such as peanuts, to help provide long-lasting energy throughout the day. By adding peanuts it is easy to make a protein-boosting  meal


Read more: Power Up with Delicious Protein-Rich Recipes

Saudi Health Ministry Under Fire Over Case of 12-Year-Old Girl and HIV-Tainted Blood

Family told that girl received HIV-positive blood now plan to sue

The case of a 12-year-old girl who reportedly received a transfusion of HIV-positive blood has sparked outrage across Saudi Arabian society, with angry calls for the health minister to resign.
 

Read more: Saudi Health Ministry Under Fire Over Case of 12-Year-Old Girl and HIV-Tainted Blood

Video: First UK Tests Reveal Scope of Horse Meat Contamination

The discovery of horse meat in beef products has thrown Europe's meat industry into disarray

LONDON (CNN) -- A Europe-wide scandal over horse meat in products labeled beef spread still further Friday, as UK authorities revealed the results of DNA testing on beef products and raided the premises of three more UK food firms.

Read more: Video: First UK Tests Reveal Scope of Horse Meat Contamination

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