Judge Weighs Science Behind Monsanto Roundup Cancer Claim

By SUDHIN THANAWALA, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Claims that the active ingredient in the widely used weed killer Roundup can cause cancer have been evaluated by international agencies, U.S. and foreign regulators and the product’s manufacturer — agribusiness giant Monsanto. Now, a federal judge in San Francisco will conduct his own review during an…

Federal Agency To Study Contamination At Coldwater Creek

St. Louis County, MO  (KTRS)  A federal agency  plans to study radiological contamination at a north St. Louis County creek that some residents are concerned may be linked cancer. The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry plans to gather information on contamination at Coldwater Creek for the next 18 to 24 months. The agency…