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M.B. Pell

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.

Across the U.S., high-profile deaths lead to stun-gun case settlements

Aug 24 2017

NEW YORK Pulled over for a sobriety test in Northern California in 2014, James Greer took a step back from police officers. Shortly after, he was dead.

Across the U.S., high-profile deaths lead to stun-gun case settlements

Aug 24 2017

NEW YORK Pulled over for a sobriety test in Northern California in 2014, James Greer took a step back from police officers. Shortly after, he was dead.

Across the U.S., high-profile deaths lead to stun-gun case settlements

Aug 24 2017

NEW YORK Pulled over for a sobriety test in Northern California in 2014, James Greer took a step back from police officers. Shortly after, he was dead.

Special Report: As Taser warns of more risks, cities bear a burden in court

Aug 23 2017

CINCINNATI, Ohio Officer Richard Haas says he never meant for Everette Howard to die. He just wanted to stop him. | Video

L.A. health officials misstated some cases of childhood lead exposure

Jun 01 2017

New York Los Angeles County overstated the number of local children with elevated lead tests in recent years, internal emails show, making it harder to track the public health burden of lead exposure in one of the country’s most densely populated areas.

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