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M.B. Pell

Special Report: U.S. military's new housing plagued by construction flaws

Dec 21 2018

TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Oklahoma Here, near the heart of America’s “Tornado Alley,” an Air Force contractor built 398 new homes less than a decade ago, bankrolled as part of the U.S. government’s vow of safe shelter for the men and women who serve.

Congress watchdog begins inquiry into housing hazards at U.S. military bases

Nov 14 2018

WASHINGTON The investigative arm of Congress has launched an inquiry into hazards faced by the occupants of housing on U.S. military bases and the oversight of those conditions by the armed services.

U.S. senator adds to pressure on Pentagon to clean up military housing

Nov 07 2018

NEW YORK A U.S. senator added to calls on the Department of Defense to address housing hazards documented by Reuters at military bases across the country.

U.S. senators, citing Reuters report, demand fixes in military housing

Nov 05 2018

NEW YORK Two U.S. senators on Monday called on the Department of Defense and one of its largest landlords to fix housing hazards documented by Reuters at military bases nationwide, including a Marine compound in southern California.

Special Report: U.S. Marine families battle mice, mold and landlords

Nov 01 2018

CAMP PENDLETON, California When Matt Limon enlisted in the U.S. Marines, he and wife Sharon were prepared to make sacrifices for their country: faraway deployments, long absences and frequent moves for a family with two young children.

NYC mother seeks millions from city after child's lead poisoning

Dec 08 2017

A Brooklyn mother is seeking millions from the city after her toddler was poisoned while living in a lead-infested apartment, the latest charge that New York has failed to protect children from the toxin.

Special Report: Lead poisoning lurks in scores of New York areas

Nov 14 2017

NEW YORK In public health circles, New York City is known for its long war on lead poisoning. | Video

Reuters finds 3,810 U.S. areas with lead poisoning double Flint’s

Nov 14 2017

Since last year, Reuters has obtained neighbourhood blood lead testing results for 34 states and the District of Columbia. This data allows the public its first hyper-local look at communities where children tested positive for lead exposure in recent years.

Reuters finds 3,810 U.S. areas with lead poisoning double Flint’s

Nov 14 2017

Since last year, Reuters has obtained neighborhood-level blood lead testing results for 34 states and the District of Columbia. This data allows the public its first hyper-local look at communities where children tested positive for lead exposure in recent years.

Reuters finds 3,810 U.S. areas with lead poisoning double Flint’s

Nov 14 2017

Since last year, Reuters has obtained neighborhood-level blood lead testing results for 34 states and the District of Columbia. This data allows the public its first hyper-local look at communities where children tested positive for lead exposure in recent years.

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