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For any parent, it’s almost too hard to imagine. According to Philadelphia police, a group of parents planned to poison their own children, in hopes of suing for money later on. The children were supposed to go on a field trip in late May or early June. The kids planned to head to a ballpark [...]

Another day, another “uh oh.” The latest kerfuffle? Quantities of lead in bottled juice, juice boxes, and packaged fruit could exceed federal limits for the lunchbox-toting set, according to the Environmental Law Foundation. The Bay Area-based environmental nonprofit, which enlisted the aid of a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency-certified lab in Berkeley, tested nearly 400 samples [...]