UPDATED 1:13 pm & 1:53 pm with new information By Rex D. Cain Chronicle news & opinion
(NATIONAL) – The new book from former FBI Director James Comey, “A Higher Loyalty,” that comes out next Tuesday may shock some people but not millions of Americans who have by now judged President Donald Trump on his own actions after a year in office as nothing less than a lying “dirtbag,’ as one former law enforcement official described Trump while being interviewed on CNN on Wednesday.
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration took what it calls “an important step to better protect consumers from the dangers of highly concentrated and pure caffeine products.”
The FDA says such products present a “significant public health threat” because of the high risk that they will be erroneously used at excessive, potentially dangerous doses. Highly concentrated and pure caffeine, often sold in bulk packages, has been linked to at least two deaths in otherwise healthy individuals.
(NORTH CASCADES HIGHWAY) – Washington State Transportation Dept. crews are into week number three of the annual job of clearing the snow from our state's most scenic highway, State Route 20, otherwise known as the North Cascades Highway.