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Boulder weather: High of 96 with areas of smoky skies

Boulder should see highs in the 90s today with areas of smoky skies, according to the National Weather Service....

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Mercury Prize 2024: Charli XCX and The Last Dinner Party among artists shortlisted for coveted award

This year's Mercury Prize shortlist is borderline flawless. From Charli XCX to The Last Dinner Party, via Beth Gibbons a...

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Boiling Point: Salton Sea Lithium Rush

Welcome to Boiling Point....

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This new Long Beach campground pitches a reinvented form of camping

Campfield Long Beach is the first North American property created by Japanese outdoors brand Snow Peak. Its version of c...

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Let's all take responsibility for the state of our streets

Much of Scotland is bracing itself for the sight of piles of rubbish in the streets as a council bin workers’ strike l...

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Today’s weather: Another day of showers, storms and a flooding threat

Showers, storms, and a flooding risk today. Drying out, cooler, and less humid this weekend....

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UK hot weather maps turn blistering red as Britain hit by 72-hour 31C Iberian plume

An Iberian Plume is set to bring a 72-hour blast of hot air and sunshine to parts of the UK - which could be followed by...

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Southeast Wisconsin weather: Mostly sunny Thursday, highs in the 70s

Mostly sunny skies will be with us all day long with a breeze from the northeast pulling in some cooler and drier air. H...

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Experts share ways to stop green algae wreaking havoc on garden fences

Green algae is a common garden problem - but experts claim there are numerous easy ways to deal with it....

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Life at 115F: a sweltering summer pushes Las Vegas to the brink

Record heat is killing hundreds in Clark county. But one of America’s fastest-growing metro areas just keeps getting b...

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GM-backed Addionics aims to make lithium-ion batteries cheaper with wavy foil

The startup has developed a way to create copper and aluminum foils that are laced with tiny holes and riddled with undu...

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Typhoon Gaemi mapped: Storm heads for China after pounding Taiwan and Philippines

Chinese weather forecasters say Typhoon Gaemi’s impact will be felt by a wide region, including areas not directly on ...

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Conductor Sir John Eliot Gardiner terminated following assault allegation in 2023

Conductor Sir John Eliot Gardiner has had his contract with the Monteverdi Choir and Orchestras officially terminated, 1...

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Minister Muir announces £3.5million Fisheries Grants support

Andrew Muir, Minister of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs, has today announced that the Marine Environment and...

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Typhoon Gaemi makes landfall in Taiwan and brings floods to Manila – video

The storm has made landfall in Taiwan, unleashing torrential rain and strong gusts that have claimed at least three live...

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California and Hawaii lead charge against deep-sea mining of critical metals

As the International Seabed Authority considers the future of deep-sea mining for battery metals, California and other s...

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California will host a billion-dollar 'hydrogen hub.' What it means for our energy future

In the race to decarbonize energy and fuel, the federal government is spending billions to create hydrogen economies. Ca...

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John Wheeler: Are some climates healthier than others?

Some climates are more suited for human comfort than others, but our highly adaptable bodies and brains can adjust to al...

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How much the King can make from Labour’s GB Energy deal and how he could spend it

King Charles is set to make millions over the next decade thanks to the development of wind farms on land owned by the R...

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President Murmu interacts with school students, stresses environment conservation

Ms. Murmu also talked about the 'Ek Ped Maa Ke Naam' initiative started by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and asked the st...

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Olympic art: The exhibitions around Europe inspired by the Games

The Olympic Games have sparked a series of exhibitions around Europe dedicated to their history and cultural significanc...

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Woman's 19p hack to stop cats pooing in garden - and it's safe for the pets too

One woman was at her wits' end after a cat decided to use her newly made flower bed as a toilet every day - so she asked...

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Frankfurt airport closes: At least 50 flights diverted as protester’s glue themselves to airfield

Dozens of flights from Frankfurt are cancelled or heavily delayed, including departures to the UK...

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Guidehouse Insights Estimates Global DER Analytics Spending Will Grow to Nearly $17 Billion by 2033

As investments in renewable energy accelerate, there is growing recognition of the unrealized potential and untapped val...

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Thailand First Half Investment Applications Rise 35% to US$ 12.8 billion on a Surge in Projects in Key Sectors; E&E Again Tops Sectors List

BANGKOK, July 25, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) said today that applications for investmen...

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Sharks off Rio de Janeiro test positive for cocaine

Of the 13 specimens of Brazilian sharpnose shark scientists tested over almost three years, all presented cocaine in the...

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Why is my string of pearls shriveling? Here are the common causes, plus expert tips on how to revive this trailing houseplant

This succulent is prone to shriveling, but it's nothing to panic about as it can easily be fixed...

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‘Amazing’ water feature that can ‘easily’ be made in 10 minutes is being dubbed ‘genius’

Not everyone can afford a professionally done water feature, but you can have the same effect for cheaper and easier, cl...

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Spectacular danger: Watch Yellowstone Park geyser catches visitors offguard

Unexpected hydrothermal eruption in Yellowstone National Park sends clouds of steam and dust skyward, prompting visitor ...

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Letters: Bill would hurt small businesses who use digital ads to stay competitive

As I work with other small business owners to help them grow their businesses, targeted advertising on social media is t...

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Letters: Electoral College working as intended

A recent letter declared that "the Electoral College is anti-democratic and should be abolished." I will make the opposi...

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Letters: Maybe the country needs a buyout, not an election

I become morose as I scan the headlines of the various publications I read and reflect on the presidential candidates....

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Letters: Biden's decline has been evident for a long time

The hoax has been debunked. The liars have been exposed. The White House and the liberal news media have been gaslightin...

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Obituary: Gloria Jeanne Welch

SOUTHPORT, N.C. - Gloria Welch, 80, of Southport, N.C., died on July 22, 2024. Gloria was born on Sept. 23, 1943, ......

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Obituary: Robert Arthur McQuillan

SIDNEY - Robert Arthur McQuillan of Sidney passed away on Sunday, July 14, 2024, at Maine General Medical Center in Augu...

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Obituary: Joseph Carter

FAIRFIELD - Joseph Carter, 65, passed away on Monday, July 15, 2024, at his home in Fairfield.He was born in Bitburg, .....

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Tracking a steady warm up heading into the weekend

High temperatures return to the 80s today with a mix of sun and clouds, and then we slowly warm up, getting to near 90°...

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Much warmer weather on the way

Highs near 90 are forecast this weekend....

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Shell's U-turn denial over ScotWind sale reports in wake of £22bn profit

An oil and gas giant has denied it has given up on green power as the UK government unveiled its £8.3 billion proposals...

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Trees never to plant in a small front yard – 7 varieties to avoid in compact spaces

If you value sunlight and want to keep the peace with your neighbors, there are some trees you should avoid planting...

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UK getting wetter and warmer with average temperature to rise by 2°C this century

The annual report into UK weather, led by the Met Office, has found a 'complete collapse' in record-breaking cold months...

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Amazon shoppers praise 'bright' solar powered garden lights perfect for any weather

These solar powered lights will bring a touch of class to your garden - without making a dent on your electricity bills....

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Typhoon Gaemi live: Three dead in Taiwan as storm intensifies into super-typhoon

Gaemi is now heading toward Fuzhou in China’s Fujian province...

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Country diary: Watching a skylark watching me | Elizabeth-Jane Burnett

Northam Burrows, Devon: Normally noted for their jump-jet takeoffs, this one is grounded, in among the wind-blown grasse...

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Canada wildfire reaches Jasper, firefighters work to protect Trans Mountain oil pipeline

(Reuters) -A wildfire reached the Canadian town of Jasper on Wednesday, one of hundreds ravaging the western provinces o...

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Typhoon Gaemi sweeps through northern Taiwan triggering floods, power cuts

Two people have been killed and half a million households affected. Gaemi is expected to enter China through the sea whe...

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Fringe by the Sea boss launches blistering attack on Creative Scotland and condemns ‘dire’ funding

Fringe By The Sea condemns ‘arduous’ and ‘dire’ application process...

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First Alert Forecast: 7/24/24 Nightly Weather in New York

CBS New York's Lonnie Quinn has your First Alert Forecast for July 24 at 11 p.m....

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BASIC bloc slams ‘leadership void’ on climate change, finance

By David Stanway SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Rich countries have left a "leadership void" in climate politics and must provide...

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Tesco's F&F Clothing launches a summer-ready stylish linen cami and trouser set

The linen co-ord is great for lovers of neutrals with its black and white stripes...

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Monty Don shares hack to keep your delphiniums and geraniums flowering for months longer

The BBC gardening expert revealed how to get the best out of your perennial plants and help them last longer....

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Monty Don shares the best way to drive pigeons out of your garden with one junk item

Pigeons may seem harmless but they can destroy a year's worth of garden as they carry diseases which can damage plants, ...

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Peace lily owner makes plant flower 18 months after adding one kitchen scrap to its soil

If you want to get peace lilies to flower and grow quickly, then one houseplant owner has discovered a very cheap food t...

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Tracking a hot summer weather pattern

StormTRACKER Meteorologist John Wheeler discusses the hot summer weather....