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The Forest Service is overstating its wildfire prevention progress to Congress despite decades of warnings not to

57 minutes ago   |   NBC News

The Forest Service's tallies of work to reduce fire fuel can count the same spot six times, meaning far less land than reported is protected from damaging fire.
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Army Corps floats $134M plan for new flood walls, floodproofing to prevent future storm damage in Baltimore

2 hours ago   |   Baltimore Sun

A new plan to prevent damage in Baltimore from storms like Sandy in 2012 and Isabel doesn't include sea walls of storm surge barriers, except for the city's tunnels, and...
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Chinese Drills Are Rehearsal for Invasion, Says Taiwan as It Begins Live-Fire Military Exercises

3 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

PINGTUNG, Taiwan - Taiwan's foreign minister said Tuesday that China aims to control the East and South China Seas via the Taiwan Strait, describing a greater ambition to upend...
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Researchers start testing Lyme vaccine

12 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

DUNCANSVILLE, Pa. - Researchers are seeking thousands of volunteers in the U.S. and Europe to test the first potential vaccine against Lyme disease in 20 years - in hopes of...
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Rudy Giuliani says he can't make the trip to testify before a Georgia grand jury. But Fulton County prosecutors say they have receipts showing he's got no problem traveling

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Local prosecutors in Georgia have targeted Rudy Giuliani in their investigation into efforts by Donald Trump and his allies to overturn the state's 2020 election results...
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Gabby Petito's family files $50M wrongful death lawsuit against Utah police

15 hours ago   |   NY Daily News   |   4 articles

Gabby Petito's murder “might have been prevented” if Moab, Utah, police had stepped in, according to a new lawsuit filed by her family.
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US pledges $1 billion more rockets, other arms for Ukraine

US pledges $1 billion more rockets, other arms for Ukraine

17 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   11 articles

WASHINGTON - The Biden administration announced another $1 billion in new military aid for Ukraine on Monday, pledging what will be the biggest yet delivery of rockets...
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US pledges $1 billion more rockets, other arms for Ukraine

17 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   11 articles

WASHINGTON - The Biden administration announced another $1 billion in new military aid for Ukraine on Monday, pledging what will be the biggest yet delivery of rockets...
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Wake County COVID vaccine clinics add Novavax vaccine

Wake County COVID vaccine clinics add Novavax vaccine

17 hours ago   |   WRAL   |   2 articles

Starting Monday, Wake County COVID-19 vaccine clinics will feature the Novavax brand vaccine, which uses a protein-based technology to help prevent diseases like shingles...
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‘Any attack to a nuclear plant is a suicidal thing': UN chief issues stark warning about Russian struggle over Ukraine power plant

18 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   3 articles

Risks of a catastrophic nuclear disaster in Europe are rising as international officials grow concerned about Russia's stewardship of a nuclear power plant.
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Day 8 of heat and humidity

Day 8 of heat and humidity

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Spirit Airlines posts loss on surge in costs, expects Florida challenges to...

Spirit's expenses soared more than 66% compared with three years ago. Its fuel bill more than doubled. Read more ...

Patriots' offense struggling in training camp

The departure of longtime Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels this offseason led head coach Bill Belichick to change up the team's offensive system, with Matt... Read more ...

Democrats seek edge with women as Michigan prepares to vote on abortion

The purple state with competitive races for governor and Congress is shaping up as one of the most politically consequential battlefronts in a larger fight. Read more ...

Facebook contractor speaks out about the "messy" end to their job

A Facebook contractor took us inside the "messy" termination of their job , and DTC darling Warby Parker just cut dozens of corporate roles. I'm your host, Jordan Parker Erb... Read more ...

Teen shot near Red Line hours after Chicago police supt. says he plans to...

A 29-year-old father was also shot on a CTA train at the same Red Line station over the weekend, Chicago police said. Read more ...

Djokovic wife slams magazine as vaccine row swirls

Djokovic wife slams magazine as vaccine row swirls

Jelena Djokovic was highly critical of a publication's editorial about her unvaccinated husband Jelena Djokovic, the wife of 21-time Grand Slam winner Novak, has hit out at... Read more ...

Abrams calls on using budget surplus to invest in Georgians

DECATUR, Ga. - Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams is arguing that it's time for Georgia to use its budget surplus to invest in its residents, accusing Gov. Brian... Read more ...

Defendant arraigned in Schenectady killing as judge weighs next move

Felon pleads not guilty in court to murder and other felonies in 2019 Schenectady shooting that police and prosecutors say was a marijuana deal that turned deadly. Read more ...

Churchill: Kaloyeros was a Smalbany antidote

Alain Kaloyeros, for all his many faults, wasn't afraid to dream big. Read more ...