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DuPont to Pay $1.7 Million Over Pollution Claims at Texas Plant

E.I. Du Pont de Nemours and Co. will pay $1.7 million to settle claims that it failed to comply with federal and state laws regulating hazardous air pollutants and waste at its La Porte, Texas, plant, according to a filing in the Southern District of Texas.

Zion Williamson Denies Signing Marketing Agreement for $400K

NBA star Zion Williamson calls alleged “newly discovered evidence” that he signed a contract and accepted $400,000 from an agent in 2018 “patently fraudulent,” and says it relies on hearsay and forged documents, in a letter filed with the Middle District of North Carolina.

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PFAS: The 'Forever Chemicals'

97% of Americans have a detectable amount of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS, in their blood, but we don’t yet know all of their health effects. The EPA says more than 600 PFAS chemicals are in the marketplace in the U.S. While states are racing to regulate PFAS, while the federal government lags.

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