How Some Environmentalists Hope to Make Climate Change an Issue in the Midterms — TIME

Environmentalists hoping to move voters on the issue of climate change have adopted a familiar-sounding strategy: Think globally, act locally. With little sign that concern over climate change will be a top issue for voters in the midterm elections, some groups are instead targeting a Republican who has questioned climate science…

via How Some Environmentalists Hope to Make Climate Change an Issue in the Midterms — TIME

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How secret supper clubs are testing the appetite for cannabis-infused food ahead of legalization — National Post

VANCOUVER — One of the first questions chef Travis Petersen asks guests as they arrive to his supper club at a semi-secret Vancouver location is how they would gauge their cannabis tolerance.

via How secret supper clubs are testing the appetite for cannabis-infused food ahead of legalization — National Post

President Trump Says Family Separations May Deter Illegal Immigration — TIME

(Bloomberg) — President Donald Trump said migrant families may think twice about illegally crossing the U.S. border from Mexico if they fear they’ll be separated by the U.S. government, suggesting he’s rethinking a policy abandoned in July after widespread public condemnation. “We have people trying to come in like never before,” Trump told reporters…

via President Trump Says Family Separations May Deter Illegal Immigration — TIME

Simone Biles Upset by USA Gymnastics President’s Anti-Nike Tweet — TIME

Olympic champion Simone Biles is upset about an anti-Nike tweet from USA Gymnastics interim president and CEO Mary Bono.

Bono was appointed Friday to hold the position while USA Gymnastics searches for a permanent successor to Kerry Perry, who resigned under pressure from the United States Olympic Committee in September…

via Simone Biles Upset by USA Gymnastics President’s Anti-Nike Tweet — TIME

FDA Calls Out Vaping Company for Putting Erectile Dysfunction Drugs in Its Products — TIME

The Food and Drug Administration called out an e-cigarette company Thursday over concerns that its products contain unapproved drugs meant to treat erectile dysfunction. The FDA said the China-based HelloCig Electronic Technology Co., Ltd. has 15 days to respond to the charge that two of their e-liquid products sold in the U.S. contain unapproved drugs…

via FDA Calls Out Vaping Company for Putting Erectile Dysfunction Drugs in Its Products — TIME

It’s Time for Environmentalists and the Energy Industry to Work Together — TIME

The United Nations just gave the world a major wake-up call in the form of a report finding that business as usual will push us over the edge of climate change crisis in less than two decades. Given this stark warning, it is past time for the business community, our government and fellow citizens to work together…

via It’s Time for Environmentalists and the Energy Industry to Work Together — TIME

At The World’s Largest Balloon Festival, Places To Land Are Becoming Scarce — Forbes – Real Estate

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The 47th annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, which begins October 6, will draw hundreds of hot-air balloons from all over the world. But with the city’s open spaces increasingly filled in by development, where will they all land?

via At The World’s Largest Balloon Festival, Places To Land Are Becoming Scarce — Forbes – Real Estate