Building permits issued June 9 to 15
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 12:14:18 GMT
Here is a list of building permits the city of Tyler issued from June 9 to 15 for new construction. A single-family home in the Guinn Estates subdivision located at 2946 Guinn Farms Road with a project value of $326,847.
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 12:12:36 GMT
A state appeals court has reinstated - at least for now - California's law allowing terminally ill people to end their lives. The Fourth District Court of Appeals in Riverside issued an immediate stay Friday putting the End of Life Option back into effect.
The USDA Is Right: Bioengineered Foods Don't Need Labels
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 12:12:35 GMT
Should a federal agency issue a regulation that will impose up to $3.5 billion in costs next year, and billions more in the coming decade – while delivering essentially no benefits? OK, not exactly – but pretty close. The proposal is the outgrowth of the longstanding national battle over whether to require labels for bioengineered foods.
Inside Border Protection's processing detention center
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 12:08:46 GMT
Chain link fences, mattresses on the floor and families queuing to be processed -- and oftentimes separated. These are the photos of the processing detention center in McAllen, Texas, that the Customs and Border Protection agency wants you to see.
Is Ranked-Choice Voting Transforming Our Politics?
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 12:04:33 GMT
I like the idea of ranked-choice voting. It works like this: You can vote for multiple candidates in ranked order.
N.J. is one of the fastest warming states in the U.S. Here's what that means
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 11:45:41 GMT
But most conversations about the health of the plant and its changing climate focus on the global scale. So what exactly does climate change mean for New Jersey? A new analysis released Monday by the Associated Press breaks down how temperatures have risen around the U.S. over the past century.
Vermont to Require That All Have Health Insurance
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 10:52:52 GMT
Vermont is moving forward with its quest to ensure that as many residents as possible have health insurance by enacting a law that will require all to be covered or be penalized. The law, signed with no fanfare by Republican Gov. Phil Scott late last month, sets up a commission to work out the details of the law.