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NYC considers ban on smoking while walking

A New York City lawmaker proposed a bill Wednesday to ban smoking while strolling down a city sidewalk.

Washington Gov. Inslee signs #MeToo laws against sexual harassment

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Wednesday signed four bills aimed at protecting women in the workplace that were proposed after the #MeToo movement gained momentum last year.

AIDS researcher Robert Redfield appointed as new CDC director

AIDS researcher Robert Redfield was selected to head the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, the Department of Health and Human Services announced Wednesday.

Zuckerberg: Facebook taking steps to address Cambridge Analytica breach

Mark Zuckerberg outlined a series of steps to protect Facebook users' data Wednesday following a "breach of trust" that jeopardized millions of users data.

Police raid BMW offices in emissions cheating investigation

The Munich headquarters of German automaker BMW was raided by authorities in an investigation into a potential diesel emissions cheating scandal.