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Amazon rainforest fires rise to record number, smoke visible from space

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A government monitoring agency said Brazil has seen 74,155 fires as of Tuesday, an 84 percent increase over last year.
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Holocaust survivor from Long Beach shares her story in memoir

14 minutes ago   |   ABC

92-year-old Holocaust survivor, Gerda Seifer, of Long Beach, shares her life story in new memoir.
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California gang members laugh when sentenced to prison for shooting a cop

38 minutes ago   |   NY Daily News

A pair of California men convicted of shooting a police officer in 2015 had giddy responses when they were sentenced to life behind bars. Jaime Caudillo, 35, and Steven Rincon...
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New brain map could improve AI algorithms for machine vision

1 hour ago   |   Science Daily

Neuroscientists have published an updated view on the primate brain's visual system organization. They found that parts of the primate visual system may work differently than...
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Plane crash survivors film their dramatic rescue

Plane crash survivors film their dramatic rescue

1 hour ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

This plane crash in Half Moon Bay, California, has a happy ending. Both the pilot and his female passenger suffered no injuries and were rescued by the Coast Guard. Watch the...
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The best MLB player from each state: Florida's Jacob deGrom, California's Christian Yelich and every other 2019 WAR leader

1 hour ago   |   CBS Sports

Who's the best active player from each U.S. state? Here's what the 2019 numbers say
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Sweeping regulations like California's upcoming privacy bill threaten to wipe out the advertising industry. These 10 tech companies are trying to help marketers survive

Sweeping regulations like California's upcoming privacy bill threaten to wipe out the advertising industry. These 10 tech companies are trying to help marketers survive

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

As regulation and privacy laws start to take shape, marketers are turning to advertising and marketing companies to help them prepare. These companies are selling marketers...
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Bolsonaro claims NGOs could be setting Amazon fires

2 hours ago   |   ABC News

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is suggesting that non-governmental organizations could be to blame for an unusually high number of wildfires in the Amazon
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Kawhi Leonard to give away 1 million backpacks to kids in Southern California

2 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

This is an extremely cool and directly effective way to give back to the community.
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Wave climate projections predict risks to Aussie coastlines

2 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Researchers have mapped out how much waves are likely to change around the globe under climate change and found that if we can limit warming to 2 degrees, signals of wave...
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Brazil's Amazon rainforest is burning at a record rate, research center says

Brazil's Amazon rainforest is burning at a record rate, research center says

The smoke has reached one city more than 1,700 miles away, even making it pitch black during the day apparently due to smoke and ash. Read more ...

Trump: Jewish people who vote Democrat show 'total lack of knowledge or...

Trump: Jewish people who vote Democrat show 'total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty'

Trump's claim triggered a quick uproar from critics who said the president was trading in anti-Semitic stereotypes. Read more ...

Trump administration moves to terminate court agreement, end limits on child...

Trump administration moves to terminate court agreement, end limits on child detention

The Trump administration moves to terminate court agreement and replace it with rule that could hold migrant children, parents longer. Read more ...

The US deficit is set to top $1 trillion 2 years sooner than expected

The US deficit is set to top $1 trillion 2 years sooner than expected

A recently passed bipartisan budget agreement is expected to push the national deficit above $1 trillion next year. The Congressional Budget Office significantly raised its... Read more ...

President Trump cancels Denmark meeting over Greenland proposal

President Trump cancels Denmark meeting over Greenland proposal

President Donald Trump says an upcoming trip to Denmark is on hold because its prime minister isn't interested in selling Greenland to the U.S. Read more ...

Ex-MLB players Dotel, Castillo linked to drug ring

Ex-MLB players Dotel, Castillo linked to drug ring

Dominican officials say a 1,050-kilogram shipment of drugs heading from South America to Puerto Rico was one of several seizures attributed to this ring. Read more ...

Target surges 17%, set for record high after smashing forecasts and raising...

Target surges 17%, set for record high after smashing forecasts and raising profit outlook

Target's stock is on pace to open at a record high on Wednesday after the retailer posted second-quarter earnings that beat Wall Street estimates. Sales at existing Target... Read more ...

Firefighters still at scene of blaze 18 hours after fire began

Firefighters still at scene of blaze 18 hours after fire began

A fire at a North Andover recycling plant fire is under investigation. Read more ...

Defending champs Osaka, Djokovic are No. 1 seeds for US Open

Defending champs Osaka, Djokovic are No. 1 seeds for US Open

NEW YORK - Defending champions Naomi Osaka and Novak Djokovic are the No. 1 seeds for singles play in the U.S. Open. Read more ...

Plane crash survivors film their dramatic rescue

Plane crash survivors film their dramatic rescue

This plane crash in Half Moon Bay, California, has a happy ending. Both the pilot and his female passenger suffered no injuries and were rescued by the Coast Guard. Watch the... Read more ...