Ten years after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, airport-security screening is still in flux, with complaints up, some travelers more outraged than ever and the Transportation Security Administration embarking on a major strategy shift.
A new study suggests that in addition to cutting the amount of sodium in their diets to improve heart health, Americans should also increase consumption of a key mineral found in many fruits and vegetables: potassium.
Sodium, a key component of salt, has been shown to raise blood pressure, which in turn raises the risk of heart disease, but studies have shown inconsistent results as to whether high-sodium diets actually boost the risk of heart-related problems.
President Obama proposed higher taxes on the wealthy, cuts in some social programs and less military spending in a package intended to reduce the huge
In the roughly six weeks since he started the job, Mr. Locke, the former commerce secretary, has pressed China on protectionism and currency, but finds that much of the focus since he arrived in Beijing has been on his ethnicity and absence of official airs, which have both endeared him to ordinary Chinese and caused consternation among state-media commentators.
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