No accounting for these tastes: Artificial flavors a mystery

NEW YORK — Six artificial flavors are being ordered out of the food supply in a dispute over their safety, but good luck to anyone who wants to know which cookies, candies or drinks they’re in.

The dispute highlights the complex rules that govern what goes in our food, how much the public knows about it, and a mysterious class of ingredients that has evolved over decades largely outside of public view.

Donald Trump and Rick Scott allege fraud in Broward, Palm Beach vote counting without any evidence

Without any evidence, President Donald Trump and Gov. Rick Scott have floated accusations of fraud in two left-leaning counties in the aftermath of the Florida election. “Every Floridian should be concerned there may be rampant fraud happening in Palm Beach and Broward Counties,” Scott said at a press conference Nov. 8.

Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018: Shooting statistics, ranked-choice is law, one person, one vote

Ranked-choice is law

The election of a member of Congress from Maine’s 2nd Congressional District is in the ranked-choice voting process. Our current congressman, Bruce Poliquin, says he has “ concerns” about the process and that he would have already won if it weren’t for ranked-choice voting.


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