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Health Nurses at 6 hospitals across California strike over staffing
Registered nurses at six California hospitals went on strike Thursday over staffing levels and other issues during contract negotiations, a move the medical centers called "inappropriate" but said would not interrupt services.
Health California touts aggressive plan to reduce greenhouse gases California touts aggressive plan to reduce greenhouse gases (Video)
California would aggressively reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 under a plan announced Wednesday that steps up the state's previously established target, which has cut emissions partly by forcing companies to pay for their carbon pollution.
Health Diet Pepsi dropping aspartame on customer concerns Diet Pepsi dropping aspartame on customer concerns
PepsiCo says it's dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in response to customer feedback and replacing it with sucralose, another artificial sweetener commonly known as Splenda.
Health Bakersfield girl gets custom 3D-printed prosthetic hand Bakersfield girl gets custom 3D-printed prosthetic hand (Video)
The mother and daughter met with a maker called Fathom out in Oakland. Fathom made Isabella a custom 3D-printed prosthetic hand. Isabella personalized it with hot pink coloring, Care Bears, and even a little diamond ring.
Health Kraft Mac & Cheese shedding the dyes Kraft Mac & Cheese shedding the dyes
This is the last year that the original version of Kraft Mac & Cheese sold in the U.S. will contain artificial preservatives or synthetic colors.