Colorado eyes changing controversial 'sex offender' term

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Colorado eyes changing controversial ‘sex offender’ term

Written by Allyssia Alleyne, CNN A Colorado state board will hold a public meeting this month to discuss ending the controversial “sex offender” term in its 12-year-old juvenile justice codes. At the meeting, scheduled…

List of US cities with the most net zero homes

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List of US cities with the most net zero homes

1. D.C. and Maryland see growing demand for net zero homes. Emissions in District were actually higher in 2013 and 2014 than they were in 1998. In the District, the district maintains two locations…

North Carolina's G.K. Butterfield to retire from Congress

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North Carolina’s G.K. Butterfield to retire from Congress

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Three-term congresswoman G.K. Butterfield’s decision means his district will be drawn into new districts North Carolina Democrat G.K. Butterfield says he is not seeking reelection after three terms…

Attention: We’re Not Having Kids

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Attention: We’re Not Having Kids

A real-life hook-up on a Spanish beach has sparked controversy, and not just because it featured people who seemed eager to make a go of it but also because it happened where there are…

Counterfeit solar panels seized after 2012 Mexico plant fire

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Counterfeit solar panels seized after 2012 Mexico plant fire

OAKLAND — After years of concern about solar panels based on Chinese components possibly being made in China and then distributed across the U.S., the U.S. Customs and Border Protection division of U.S. Customs…