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Satellite Photos Show Louisiana Coast Is Still Dealing With Major Flooding Post-Ida

Wednesday, September 01, 2021

Days after Hurricane Ida hit Louisiana, local officials are still wading through floodwaters and heavy debris in continued efforts to help residents who stayed behind.

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Texas Law That Bans Abortion Before Many Women Know They're Pregnant Takes Effect

Wednesday, September 01, 2021

The law also allows private citizens to sue abortion providers and anyone else who helps a woman obtain an abortion, including those who give a woman a ride to a clinic.

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High Gun Sales And More Time At Home Have Led To More Accidental Shootings By Kids

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Accidental gunshot deaths by children handling a gun were higher in March through December 2020 than during that same time in 2019. Researchers think 2021 will be worse.

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These Images Show Just How Bad Hurricane Ida Hit Louisiana's Coastline

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Louisiana is beginning the tough task of recovery after Hurricane Ida swept through the state's coast and caused significant damage and power outages.

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Kabul Airport Is Targeted By Rockets As The Deadline For U.S. Troops To Leave Nears

Sunday, August 29, 2021

On Monday, Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul was the target of a rocket attack, capping off a tense weekend in Afghanistan.

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Western Europe Can Expect More Heavy Rainfall And Fatal Floods As The Climate Warms

Friday, August 27, 2021

The World Weather Attribution initiative has issued a report that said July's historic flooding in Europe is more likely to happen today due to global warming.

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Hurricane Ida Has Pushed Into The Gulf Of Mexico. Warnings Are Up For Louisiana

Friday, August 27, 2021

The rapidly expanding storm struck Western Cuba and is expected to hit Louisiana on Sunday as a major hurricane.

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This Australian Farmer Isn't Sheepish About Showing Love For His Late Aunt

Thursday, August 26, 2021

When Ben Jackson couldn't get to his beloved aunt's funeral, he wanted to offer a unique tribute — and he knew what to ewes.

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One Of The Men Charged In The Michigan Governor Kidnap Plot Gets 6 Years In Prison

Thursday, August 26, 2021

Ty Garbin pleaded guilty last year for his role in a conspiracy to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer from her vacation home.

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An Animal Rescue Group Is Racing To Get Hundreds Of Pets Out Of Afghanistan By Aug. 31

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Kabul Small Animal Rescue's American director is raising money to airlift more than 200 dogs and cats, the group's staff and their families before foreign troops leave at the end of the month.

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It's Pronounced Koe-mir'-na-tee. How The Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine's Name Came To Be

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

Pfizer and BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine has been given full approval by the Food and Drug Administration. Along with that approval process is the companies' new brand name for the vaccine: Comirnaty.

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MLB Is Ending Its 70-Year Partnership With Baseball Card Manufacturer Topps

Friday, August 20, 2021

Fanatics is expected to be the new partner with MLB to manufacture trading cards, edging out baseball's long-time partner, Topps.

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What We Know About The Situation In Haiti, Days After The Massive Earthquake

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Tensions are rising among Haitians as recovery teams are still slow in reaching the needy impacted by the Aug. 14 earthquake that hit the southwestern area of the island.

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The Biden Administration May Recommend COVID Boosters After 8 Months

Monday, August 16, 2021

A source familiar with the discussions says administration health experts could make the recommendation for fully vaccinated adults as soon as this week.

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Why Earthquakes In Haiti Are So Catastrophic

Monday, August 16, 2021

Haiti has a long history of major earthquakes that leave destruction and carnage in their wake. A combination of factors makes the country especially susceptible to damage from these quakes.

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Nearly 2 In 3 Americans Are Dealing With Dangerous Heat Waves

Thursday, August 12, 2021

The National Weather Service predicts areas on the East Coast could reach 100 degrees Thursday, with triple-digit temperatures in the Pacific Northwest, too. Relief isn't expected until the weekend.

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Biden's Pick To Lead One Of The Top Federal Prosecutor's Offices Could Make History

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

President Biden nominated Damian Williams to head the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York in Manhattan. If confirmed, Williams would be the first Black man to lead the office.

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Texas House Speaker Signs Arrest Warrants For Democrats Still Refusing To Return

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

The state's highest court said Tuesday that law enforcement can round up rogue legislators and bring them back to the state Capitol's House chambers.

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Andrew Cuomo To Resign After Investigation Finds He Sexually Harassed Multiple Women

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

The three-term New York governor announced he will resign following a scathing report from the state's attorney general that corroborated allegations made by 11 women.

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A Judge OKs Cruise Lines' COVID Vaccination Requirement For Passengers In Florida

Monday, August 09, 2021

A judge's preliminary injunction allows Norwegian Cruise Line to require customers to show vaccination against COVID-19 before boarding, despite a Florida law banning such requirements by businesses.

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