News for 2012-12-22

Saturday, December 22, 2012
[field_image_caption-raw] Obama Administration Snubs Risks, Set to OK 'Frankenfish'
The US Food and Drug Administration said Friday that a genetically modified salmon that grows twice as fast as normal salmon is 'unlikely' to harm the environment, clearing the way for the first approval of a scientifically engineered animal for human consumption. The environmental assessment...
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[field_image_caption-raw] Sen. John Kerry Chosen for U.S. Secretary of State
U.S. President Barack Obama nominated Massachusetts Senator John Kerry on Friday to succeed Hillary Clinton as secretary of state, calling him “the perfect choice to guide American diplomacy in the years ahead”. But Obama offered no hints as to whom he will pick for the rest of his national...
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