Democrat Charles E. Schumer was to present details of his proposal Wednesday. It is the first specific legislative fix promised by a member of Congress following an Associated Press investigation that documented high levels of cadmium in jewelry bought at major chain stores in the United States.
Do you feel sleepy immediately after eating a meal? Crave more yummy stuff just minutes after your lunch break? Or, my personal favorite, do you find yourself loosening a few buttons to ease the bloat in your waistline?
Nina Ball regularly walks by a row of smokers outside the charter school in North Philadelphia where she helps youths find jobs and get into college. A year ago, she might have bummed a cigarette there.