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‘Reckless renewables’: The NSW community fighting a massive solar farm

The residents of the tiny hamlet of Wallaroo in the Southern Tablelands say they support renewables, but the proposal fo...

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Washington Bakes in Record Heat Wave Exceeding 100 Degrees

Washington temperatures have broken 100 degrees on all but three days in July....

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First Alert Weather Thursday night forecast 7-18-24

The heat is returning says chief meteorologist Paul Heggen....

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Gorilla kisses baby at Columbus Zoo in heartwarming video

A heartwarming video shows a gorilla kissing a newborn baby at the Columbus Zoo in Ohio....

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Meet Crush, the rare orange lobster diverted from dinner plate to aquarium by Denver Broncos fans

Meet Crush, the rare orange lobster diverted from dinner plate to aquarium by Denver Broncos fans...

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California weather: Meteorologist predicts exact dates of three-day 100F heatwave

Northern California is slated to experience a stretch of at least three days where temperatures reach triple digits in t...

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After few mild days, another Northern California summer heat wave on the horizon

After a short stint of mild and seasonable weather in Northern California, our weather pattern has taken another hot tur...

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Thousands of Southland residents remain without power after storms

Power lines remained on the sidewalk and snapped branches, roofing and shattered windows littered Gladville Avenue and W...

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Weekly Mortgage Rates Sink to 4-Month Low

Talk about good timing: We're in the middle of homebuying season, and mortgage rates are at their lowest since March.The...

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First Alert Weather: Friday looks absolutely amazing

CBS New York's Lonnie Quinn is calling for sunny skies and 85 degrees, with low humidity, on the final day of the work w...

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Caught on video: Lightning bolt strikes next to Rockland County, N.Y. man

One Rockland County man got the fright of his life when lightning struck just feet away. CBS New York's Tony Aiello repo...

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Melting ice no guarantee of smooth sailing in fabled Arctic crossing: study

Melting sea ice in the fast-warming Arctic Ocean is not making it easier for sailors to navigate a legendary shortcut be...

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Artificial turf fields to remain at Cupertino, Sunnyvale high schools

The Fremont Union High School District board of trustees approved a $31.6 million contract to update the turf fields at ...

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Saharan dust will bring dry air and bright sunsets to South Florida this weekend

A large plume of Saharan dust will pass over South Florida this weekend, limiting the chances of showers and ramping up ...

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Studies find China-based emissions of three potent climate-warming greenhouse gases have spiked in past decade

When it comes to heating up the planet, not all greenhouse gases are created equal. They vary widely in their global war...

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Don't underestimate the increasingly warm summer temperatures, says Swiss expert

What's happened to the summer? I've been asked this question a lot over the past few weeks. Just like May, June was chan...

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2024 Hottest Year on Record, 15 Billion-Dollar Disasters Have Hit US So Far: NOAA

Record and near-record year-to-date temperatures were recorded for half of the 50 states, stretching from Minnesota acro...

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Statewide EV sales decline again. Tesla, once a California darling, hit hard

After years of rapid growth, electric vehicles sales in California went flat in the middle of last year and are now in d...

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National weather forecast for Friday July 19

National weather forecast for Friday July 19....

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Q&A: Creators of first-ever hurricane evacuation order database say it may hold keys to future readiness

A team of University of Virginia researchers has released the first-ever database of hurricane evacuation orders in the ...

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WESTERN MIDSTREAM ANNOUNCES SECOND-QUARTER 2024 DISTRIBUTION AND EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL

HOUSTON, July 18, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Western Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: WES) ("WES" or the "Partnership") ann...

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Prosecutors blame Brazil sugar plant for tons of fish rotting in river

By Jorge Silva PIRACICABA, Brazil (Reuters) - Tons of dead fish are rotting in the Piracicaba River in Sao Paulo state d...

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Rare Video Shows Isolated Indigenous Tribe Emerging From Amazon Amid Nearby Logging

Members of the Mashco Piro tribe were filmed along a Peruvian river, near where companies have been demolishing land wit...

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Energy efficiency may also keep rodents at bay

Sealing leaky windows, filling gaps in doors, and installing efficient insulation will not only decrease wasteful energy...

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2024 Paris Olympics Men's Basketball odds: Will Team USA coast to a gold medal?

The 2024 Olympic Games in Paris are right around the corner, and one of the biggest draws will be the men's basketball g...

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Kill driveway weeds in '48 hours' using 'cheap and effective' cupboard staple

Emma Gill had great success with this completely natural method to eliminate unwanted plant growth....

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The government backs using this chemical. LA County residents want it out of their community

Plaintiffs in a lawsuit against a medical sterilizer include cancer patients in the city of Maywood, as well as resident...

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Tesla lands massive Megapack contract with 15.3 GWh capacity

Tesla has landed a massive contract with Intersect Power for an unbelievably large battery energy storage system (BESS) ...

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You're watering flowers all wrong – they need a bit of booze to thrive

You may think you know all there is to know about keeping your garden in good shape, but it turns out you're missing a k...

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Belfast Pride events happening across the city for 2024 celebrations

With 150 events spread across ten days, there is a lot to see and do for Belfast Pride Week...

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Mathematicians team up with geophysicists to improve models that predict changes in sea ice

Dartmouth researchers are using computational mathematics and machine learning to develop models that better predict sea...

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The comical truth about SNP and Labour that they don’t want you to know

The SNP and Labour are two centrist social-democratic parties in almost hysterical denial about how much they have in co...

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Can bioluminescent ‘milky seas’ be predicted?

For the first time, a scientist has used ocean and atmospheric data to find a milky sea, a huge expanse of luminous wate...

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'It's unbearable': heat waves scorch southern and eastern Europe

Unrelenting heat is blanketing swathes of southern and eastern Europe, with dozens of cities on red alert as scorching t...

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Brian Kelly reveals how much revenue LSU football will be sharing with its players

LSU is preparing to share a portion of its athletic revenue with players next year, and coach Brian Kelly estimated the ...

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First Alert Weather: Pick of the week on Friday

CBS New York's John Elliott says the heat wave is over. Thursday and Friday will feature temperatures in the mid-80s, wi...

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After 'lengthy standoff,' Baton Rouge man wanted for domestic abuse and battery arrested

A man wanted for multiple criminal counts, including domestic abuse and battery, has been arrested following a "lengthy ...

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When will Europe’s heatwave end? Experts predict end date and storms that could follow

‘Climate change is making these hot spells worse’, experts warn....

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‘It is devastating’: unprecedented floods in US strain small businesses

As the climate crisis causes heavier and more frequent floods across the US, one in four small businesses are one disast...

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Reward grows to $25,000 for information on dog found with zip ties around mouth, neck in Malibu

A reward for information leading to the person or people who abandoned a German shepherd in a remote area of Malibu Cree...

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Jeff Landry orders flags at half-staff honoring man killed at Trump rally

"Corey Comperatore heroically protected his family by shielding them with his own body when shots rang out from the roof...

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Birds vs. Drones: NYC beach patrol faces backlash from shorebirds

NEW YORK (AP) : Afleet of drones patrolling New York City’s beaches for signs of sharks and struggling swimmers is dra...

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Emergence of Peru’s largest uncontacted tribe sparks logging concerns

BOGOTA, COLOMBIA (AA): Rare images of the largest uncontacted indigenous tribe in the world were published by Survival I...

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How to grow and care for watermelon plants

Advice on growing and caring for a watermelon plant, in our guide....

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How to grow a bacopa plant

Advice on growing and caring for a bacopa plant, in our guide....

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Anna Marie Gerald

Anna Marie Gerald, 83, of Clintion, passed away Feb. 24, 2024...

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Roman shoppers call this summer dress 'a dream' and can't wait to wear it

One shopper said: "Highly recommend this summer dress, can dress up with sandals and also looks great with white trainer...

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Thursday morning First Alert Weather forecast 7/18/24

Zoe Mintz shows us the extent of the warmup that is returning to the Bay Area starting Thursday.Website: https://kpix.co...

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Tool predicts rogue waves up to five minutes in advance

A new tool that can be used to predict the emergence of unusually large and unpredictable waves at sea—known as rogue ...

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Cow spotted roaming through Sylmar neighborhood in middle of the night

A cow caused quite a commotion in a Sylmar neighborhood when it broke free and began roaming the streets....

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Travel by public transport and get free tickets with Copenhagen’s new green initiative for tourists

Tourists who travel by public transport or bike will be rewarded with perks such as free coffee and museum admissions....

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Families can enjoy rockpooling and beachcombing at Robin Hood's Bay, near Whitby

Families will be able to enjoy beach activities on the North Yorkshire coast this summer with the National Trust....

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Obituary: Janice Ruth Lovley

AUGUSTA - Janice Ruth Lovley, 78, passed away on July 3, 2024, at Glenridge Comfort Care facility in Augusta losing her ...

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Obituary: Barbara A. Srock

RICHMOND - Barbara A. Srock, 88, passed away unexpectedly on July 12, 2024 at Maine Medical Center, Portland.She was bor...

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Obituary: Eliza Ethel Linnell

EAST BENTON - Eliza Ethel Linnell, 82, passed peacefully on July 16, 2024, in her home. Eliza was born in Freedom to Els...

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Obituary: Robert “Bob” Bryant

READFIELD - Robert "Bob" Bryant, 95, passed away on July 16, 2024, rejoining his wife, Dottie, of nearly 67 years. Bob w...

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Plastic Recycling Market is slated for steady growth, with a projected CAGR of 9.3% by the year 2035 | States Transparency Market Research, Inc.

A move to environmentally friendly packaging and government policies will drive the plastics recycling market. WILMINGTO...