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Attacks on sweetened beverages appears ready to go into effect in the chicago area next week the tax had been scheduled to take effect on july 1st but a retailer group in illinois filed a lawsuit in illinois judge dissolved a temporary restraining order yesterday clearing the way for the penny per ounce tax to take effect on wednesday yellowstone national park taking action against up to a dozen employees after an investigation found sexual harassment up some female employees and other problems yellowstone public radio's nate hedgy reports superintendent dan winked says some of the employees could be fired while others could receive suspensions or counseling tell me an organization has almost two thousand employees in finally won the doesn't have issues of a workplace issues i don't think you will doesn't mean we should improve links says the actions against yellowstone employees could start as early as august but he wouldn't give any more details citing privacy the move comes as widespread reports of harassment bullying and other misconducts have tarnished the image of the national park service and its parent agency the us interior department federal investigators found problems at many of the nation's most popular parks including yellowstone yosemite glacier and the grand canyon for npr news in mammoth springs wyoming i made heggie this is npr support for this podcast and the following message come from almond board of california the you know the almond community ads eleven billion dollars to the local economy sir grow would you know about almonds visit allman the sustainability dot org.

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