The chemical PFOA, used in common coatings, was found in elevated levels in the water supply of Hoosick, New York earlier this year. dougtone/flickr, CC BY-SA

Should you be worried about PFOA in drinking water? Here’s what we know

Veronica Vieira, University of California, Irvine Over the past few months, several communities in upstate New York and New England

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WASHINGTON — Rep. Bobby Bush, D-Illinois, discusses the Emmett Till Antilynching Act at a press conference with House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-Maryland, and Rep. Karen Bass, D-California. (Bryan Gallion/Capital News Service)

Honoring Emmett Till, House passes bill making lynching a federal hate crime

BY BRYAN GALLION AND ANNA HOVEY  –  Capital News Service WASHINGTON — The House passed a bill Wednesday to make lynching a federal hate crime.

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