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Monday, May 8, 2017 at 03:37 PM EDT

Changing Minds: An NBC4 Special Project

Changing Minds: An NBC4 Special Project

NBC4 is shining a light on mental health and mental illness by providing education, information and hope.

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 06:44 PM EDT

Major Lead Paint Suppliers Settle California Lawsuit for $305M

Major Lead Paint Suppliers Settle California Lawsuit for $305M

The nation's major suppliers of lead paint have agreed to pay California's largest cities and counties $305 million to settle a nearly 20-year-old lawsuit, attorneys said Wednesday. The settlement comes...

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 06:19 PM EDT

GOP Sen. Rand Paul Blocks Vote on Bill to Approve 9/11 Victims Fund

GOP Sen. Rand Paul Blocks Vote on Bill to Approve 9/11 Victims Fund

Republican Sen. Rand Paul on Wednesday blocked a bipartisan bill that would ensure a victims’ compensation fund related to the Sept. 11 attacks never runs out of money. Paul objected to a request by Sen....

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 04:47 PM EDT

Biophilia: The Design Trend That Promises Less Stress

Biophilia: The Design Trend That Promises Less Stress

Most jobs entail long hours spent indoors under artificial lighting. The harsh concrete and steel that surrounds us doesn't make us feel good or help improve our mood. If you've tried to better your desk...

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 08:34 PM EDT

Ebola Outbreak in Congo Declared a Global Health Emergency

Ebola Outbreak in Congo Declared a Global Health Emergency

The deadly Ebola outbreak in Congo is now an international health emergency, the World Health Organization announced Wednesday after the virus spread this week to a city of 2 million people. A WHO expert...

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