Kate O'Connell http://wshu.org en NY launches investigation into student debt relief industry with subpoenas http://wshu.org/post/ny-launches-investigation-student-debt-relief-industry-subpoenas <p></p><p>New York’s&nbsp; newly formed Student Protection Unit has launched an investigation into the student debt relief industry. Led by the state Department of Financial Services, it’s designed to be a consumer watchdog for New York students. The unit issued subpoenas to 13 companies Wednesday in its first official action.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 22:58:33 +0000 Kate O'Connell 11673 at http://wshu.org NY launches investigation into student debt relief industry with subpoenas Study: Chemicals from fracking could impact hormones http://wshu.org/post/study-chemicals-fracking-could-impact-hormones <p>Hydro-fracking is used in many natural gas wells around the country, where millions of gallons of water, sand, and chemicals are pumped under the ground &nbsp;to break apart rock and release gas.</p><p>A study&nbsp; published on Monday in the <em>Journal of Endocrinology</em>&nbsp; found hormone disrupting activity in the water at drill sites where spills had occurred.</p><p></p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 14:15:05 +0000 Kate O'Connell 9983 at http://wshu.org Study: Chemicals from fracking could impact hormones Happy Birthday, Copy Machine! Happy Birthday, Copy Machine! http://wshu.org/post/happy-birthday-copy-machine-happy-birthday-copy-machine <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9xZYcWsh8t0</p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 07:14:00 +0000 Kate O'Connell 7142 at http://wshu.org Happy Birthday, Copy Machine! Happy Birthday, Copy Machine!