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California Commission Lists Yellow-Legged Frog As Endangered

State AGs Look to Head Off T-Mobile-Sprint Deal in Court

The state Fish and Game Commission on Wednesday approved protections for five of six populations of the foothill yellow-legged frog.

Twitter Brings Back Election Labels for 2020 U.S. Candidates

Twitter Brings Back Election Labels for 2020 U.S. Candidates

By Barbara Ortutay | Dec 15
Twitter is bringing back special labels to help users identify accounts and tweets from U.S. political candidates.

Forest Thinning to Stop Wildfires as Strong as Weakest Link

Forest Thinning to Stop Wildfires as Strong as Weakest Link

By Matthew Brown and Christina Larson | Dec 15
Officials say efforts to make areas like a road corridor in Northern California more fire safe are undercut by property owners who refuse to let fire crews work on their property.

Reports: FTC May Try to Block Facebook from Integrating Apps

Reports: FTC May Try to Block Facebook from Integrating Apps

Dec 14
Facebook's stock dropped almost 3% in regular trading after news reports suggested that the FTC may take antitrust action to prevent Facebook from integrating its disparate messaging apps.

Tramadol is An Odd, Unpredictable Opioid, Scientists Say

Tramadol is An Odd, Unpredictable Opioid, Scientists Say

Dec 14
Scientists who've studied the curious chemistry of the opioid tramadol use an array of adjectives to describe it: "Unpredictable," "messy," "crazy."

Feds Seek New Ways to Spot Illicit Opioids Mailed into U.S.

Feds Seek New Ways to Spot Illicit Opioids Mailed into U.S.

By Wayne Parry | Dec 13
The federal government is enlisting the help of the private sector to develop better ways to spot and intercept illicit opioids shipped into the United States through the mail.