More toxic chemicals allowed in Florida waterways

Florida regulators voted to approve new water quality standards Tuesday that will increase the amount of cancer-causing toxins allowed in Florida’s rivers and streams under a plan that the state says will protect more Floridians than the current standards do.

“The Environmental Regulation Commission voted 3-2 to approve a proposal drafted by state regulators that would impose new standards on 39 chemicals not currently regulated by the state, and revise the regulations on 43 other toxins, most of which are carcinogens.”

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Breaking News – The Miami Heat WIN the NBA Championship Finals

*** Breaking News***
The Miami Heat held off the San Antonio Spurs 95-88 in the climactic Game 7 to win their second consecutive NBA championship. Finals MVP LeBron James and Dwyane Wade combined for 59 points and 22 rebounds for Miami. Tim Duncan led San Antonio with 24 points and 12 rebounds.
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