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Lab-grown meat is OK for human consumption, FDA says

Sign up for CNN’s Life, But Greener newsletter. Our limited series of newsletters tell you how to minimize your personal role in the climate crisis and reduce your eco-anxiety. CNN — The United States Food and Drug Administration gave laboratory-grown meat a security clearance for the first time. Upside down fooda California company that makes …

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Crypto: What’s next as FTX collapse triggers ‘Lehman moment’?

London CNN Business — The breathtaking fall of the FTX exchange, one of the largest and most reputable players in the digital asset market, is raising the alarm among people who own cryptocurrencies as investors run for cover. There are still many unanswered questions. But two big issues loom: how far will the damage extend? …

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Opioid settlement: CVS, Walgreens and Walmart reach a tentative $12 billion deal

CNN — CVS has tentatively agreed to pay $5 billion to settle lawsuits brought by states and local governments alleging retailers mishandled opioid painkiller prescriptions. Two other major retailers – Walgreens and Walmart – have tentatively agreed to pay billions of dollars to settle similar lawsuits, according to reports from Bloomberg and Reuters. The deal …

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Janet Yellen: Treasury secretary says she’s not seeing signs of a recession in the US economy

CNN — Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said in an exclusive interview with CNN on Thursday that she saw no signs of a recession in the short term as the US economy rebounded from six months of contraction. During a one-on-one interview in Ohio that aired on CNN’s “Erin Burnett OutFront,” Yellen said third-quarter GDP data …

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A United Airlines flight made an emergency landing at New Jersey’s Newark airport after circling over the Atlantic

CNN — A mechanical problem on a United Airlines flight caused an emergency landing early Thursday at New Jersey’s Newark Liberty International Airport. “After our aircraft experienced a mechanical issue shortly after takeoff, it remained aloft to burn fuel and then landed safely,” United said in a statement. “Passengers have disembarked at the gate and …

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‘Car guy’ Biden touts electric vehicles at Detroit auto show

DETROIT (AP) — President Joe Bidena “car guy” with his own vintage Corvette, showcased his administration’s efforts to promote electric vehicles during a Wednesday visit to the Detroit auto show. Biden traveled to the massive North American International Auto Show to plug in the huge new climate, tax and health care law which offers tax …

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