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Illegal Fireworks Explode In Los Angeles Bomb Squad Truck, Hurting 17

Thursday, July 01, 2021

Los Angeles Police bomb squad officers were in the process of seizing more than 5,000 pounds of illegal fireworks at a home in South Los Angeles at the time of the explosion.

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The Deadly Heat Wave Is Triggering Dozens Of Wildfires In Western Canada

Thursday, July 01, 2021

The town of Lytton, British Columbia, caught fire and was completely evacuated Wednesday, just one day after setting a new all-time Canadian heat record with a high of 121 degrees Fahrenheit.

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The West Coast Heat Has Killed Dozens And Hospitalized More In Canada And The U.S.

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Heat-related illnesses have sent hundreds of people to the ER across the region as temperatures hit unprecedented highs. British Columbia reported about 100 excess deaths from Friday to Monday.

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More Champlain Towers Residents Sue Their Condo Association, Alleging Negligence

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

At least three lawsuits have been filed in the partial collapse of the building in Surfside, Fla., and attorneys say more are coming. The latest includes the story of one resident's harrowing escape.

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The 'Capital Gazette' Gunman's Trial Began Today. Here's What You Need To Know

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Five people died in the attack on the Capital Gazette on June 28, 2018. The mass shooting was the deadliest attack on a newsroom in modern U.S. history.

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New Jersey Prisoners Will Be Placed Based On Gender Identity Under A New Policy

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

As part of civil lawsuit settlement, the New Jersey Department of Corrections has agreed to make it customary for prisoners to be assigned a prison stay in line with their gender identity.

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Official Death Toll Climbs To 11: The Latest On The Condo Collapse In Surfside

Monday, June 28, 2021

Emergency crews have been working at the site of the Champlain Towers South building collapse around the clock since last Thursday.

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U.S. Airstrikes Target Iran-Backed Militia Sites In Iraq And Syria

Monday, June 28, 2021

They mark the second such attacks against similar facilities in and around Syria under the Biden administration.

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New COVID-19 Outbreaks Are Driving Some Places Back Under Lockdown And Behind Masks

Friday, June 25, 2021

Health officials around the world have announced renewed restrictions this week as they see clusters of outbreaks from the delta variant of the coronavirus.

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Dozens Of People Are Missing After A 12-Story Florida Condo Partly Collapsed

Thursday, June 24, 2021

At least one person has died. Authorities said rescuers helped evacuate at least 35 people who were trapped inside the building near Miami.

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Firefighting Monks Are Helping To Combat The Willow Fire In A Remote Area Of Big Sur

Thursday, June 24, 2021

The fire had burned 2,877 acres with just 13% of it contained as of Wednesday. Emergency crews are watching for a return to hot and dry conditions at the end of the week.

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New York City Narrows The Democratic Field For Mayor, With Eric Adams Taking The Lead

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams was voters' top choice in New York City's mayoral primary race Tuesday, while former Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang conceded.

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Harlem Globetrotters To The NBA: 'Don't Get It Twisted,' Make Us A Pro Franchise Now

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

In an open letter to NBA Commissioner Adam Silver, the Harlem Globetrotters demanded the team join the league as a franchise.

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A Rise In Traffic Fatalities Leads To A Spike In Law Enforcement Officer Deaths

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Last year, COVID-19 was the leading cause of death for officer fatalities. This year, traffic fatalities among officers are up 44%.

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Tokyo Olympics Will Open Its Doors To A Small Fan Base — COVID Permitting

Monday, June 21, 2021

Up to 10,000 domestic fans will be allowed at events, or 50% of the venue's capacity, whichever is less, Olympics organizers said Monday.

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Europe Watches With Worry As The Delta Variant Spreads Fast In The U.K. And Lisbon

Monday, June 21, 2021

Cases remain low in Spain, Germany and France, but health ministers there say the fast spread of the delta coronavirus strain elsewhere shows a serious threat.

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Airlines, Banks And Other Companies Across The World Hit In The Latest Web Outage

Thursday, June 17, 2021

Websites and mobile apps were disrupted in the second major tech outage this month affecting large corporations around the globe.

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Facebook Researchers Say They Can Detect Deepfakes And Where They Came From

Thursday, June 17, 2021

Deepfakes are altered photos, videos, and still images that use artificial intelligence to appear realistic. They've become harder to detect.

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A New Lawsuit Aims To Stop Indiana From Pulling Unemployment Benefits Early

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Indiana is one of eight states that are scheduled to end expanded pandemic unemployment benefits this weekend.

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Israel Hits Hamas Targets With The 1st Airstrikes Since Cease-Fire Deal

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

The Israel Defense Forces said its fighter jets struck two Hamas military compounds early Wednesday morning.

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