Climate Scientists Meet As Floods, Fires, Droughts And Heat Waves Batter Countries

CLIMATE SCIENTISTS MEET AS FLOODS, FIRES, DROUGHTS AND HEAT WAVES BATTER COUNTRIES

Hundreds of scientists are meeting to finalize a landmark climate report. It's meant to guide the next decade of international climate...

Pressure Is Building On Biden To Do More For Asylum-Seekers And Migrants

PRESSURE IS BUILDING ON BIDEN TO DO MORE FOR ASYLUM-SEEKERS AND MIGRANTS

President Biden will give remarks Monday to the nation's largest Latino civil rights group. He's under pressure to make good on his...

 
 
 
Doctors Worry That Memory Problems After COVID-19 May Set Stage For Alzheimer's

DOCTORS WORRY THAT MEMORY PROBLEMS AFTER COVID-19 MAY SET STAGE FOR ALZHEIMER'S

Some patient's who've had COVID-19 develop symptoms resembling early Alzheimer's. Researchers are trying to figure out whether these...

How A U.S. Olympic Pair Keeps Going After One Tests Positive For Coronavirus In Tokyo

HOW A U.S. OLYMPIC PAIR KEEPS GOING AFTER ONE TESTS POSITIVE FOR CORONAVIRUS IN TOKYO

When a U.S. beach volleyball player tested positive for coronavirus, his teammate needed to find another partner before their first...

 
 
 
The Flowers For Olympic Medalists Carry Deep Meaning In Japan

THE FLOWERS FOR OLYMPIC MEDALISTS CARRY DEEP MEANING IN JAPAN

The elements of the bouquet carry a deeper story, and they are years in the making. They're meant to symbolize the country rising from...

As U.S. Withdraws, Civilian Casualties In Afghanistan Reach A Record High

AS U.S. WITHDRAWS, CIVILIAN CASUALTIES IN AFGHANISTAN REACH A RECORD HIGH

The U.N. warns that without a major de-escalation in violence, Afghanistan is on course to have the highest ever number of documented...

 
 
 
France Passes Law That Makes A Coronavirus Health Pass Required For Dining And Travel

FRANCE PASSES LAW THAT MAKES A CORONAVIRUS HEALTH PASS REQUIRED FOR DINING AND TRAVEL

The law requires a special pass to enter restaurants, trains, planes and other public venues. To get the pass, people must have proof...

U.S. Golfer Bryson DeChambeau To Miss Olympics After Positive COVID Test

U.S. GOLFER BRYSON DECHAMBEAU TO MISS OLYMPICS AFTER POSITIVE COVID TEST

Bryson DeChambeau tested positive before leaving the United States for Tokyo. He'll be replaced on the four-person team by Patrick...

 
 
 
The First Tokyo Olympics Medals For The U.S. Go To Swimmers

THE FIRST TOKYO OLYMPICS MEDALS FOR THE U.S. GO TO SWIMMERS

Team USA athletes won medals in every final swimming event of the day. 27-year-old Chase Kalisz won the only gold, in the men's 400...

Montana Wildfire Fight Draws Help From Other States

MONTANA WILDFIRE FIGHT DRAWS HELP FROM OTHER STATES

Crews from Utah and California are headed to Montana to lend support in the battle against the state's wildfires, even as blazes rage...

 
 
 
The World's Top Female Tennis Player Is Eliminated In Her First Singles Olympic Match

THE WORLD'S TOP FEMALE TENNIS PLAYER IS ELIMINATED IN HER FIRST SINGLES OLYMPIC MATCH

It was a stunning upset. Underdog Sara Sorribes Tormo, from Spain, beat Australia's Ash Barty in straight sets. Barty won Wimbledon...

SEN. TAMMY DUCKWORTH WANTS TO REMOVE STIGMA AROUND MISCARRIAGES

NPR's Michel Martin speaks with U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth about the Support Through Loss Act, a bill she introduced earlier this week...

 
 
 
A Dutch Rower Competed At The Olympics, Then Tested Positive For Coronavirus

A DUTCH ROWER COMPETED AT THE OLYMPICS, THEN TESTED POSITIVE FOR CORONAVIRUS

Dutch rower Finn Florijn had already raced and was scheduled to compete again on Saturday when his positive test came back. "Now it's...

'Rebel' Skateboarding Is Ready For Its Olympic Debut in Tokyo

'REBEL' SKATEBOARDING IS READY FOR ITS OLYMPIC DEBUT IN TOKYO

Skateboarding is one of four new sports added to the Olympics this year. For skateboarders who have long loved their rebel status,...

 
 
 

WHAT CAN THE IRS DO TO ENFORCE TAX LAWS?

NPR's Scott Simon discusses the ability of the IRS to enforce tax laws with Chye-Ching Huang of the Tax Law Center at the NYU School...

Teens Asked, We Answered: The Truth About COVID-19 Vaccines

TEENS ASKED, WE ANSWERED: THE TRUTH ABOUT COVID-19 VACCINES

Nope they won't put a microchip in you. And the side effects usually aren't that bad. And if you want to get your HPV shot at the same...

 
 
 
Teen Girl Leaders In A Pandemic: Fight For What's Right, Then Groove To BTS

TEEN GIRL LEADERS IN A PANDEMIC: FIGHT FOR WHAT'S RIGHT, THEN GROOVE TO BTS

Four attendees of the Girl Up Leadership Summit share how they balance their passion for social justice issues with self-care: tuning...

Permanent Residents Who Left The U.S. During The Pandemic Worry They Can't Come Home

PERMANENT RESIDENTS WHO LEFT THE U.S. DURING THE PANDEMIC WORRY THEY CAN'T COME HOME

Many green card holders are still stuck outside of the country, worried about returning to their lives in the U.S. because of broad...

 
 
 
Novak Djokovic Could Close In On A Historic 'Golden Slam' At The Olympics

NOVAK DJOKOVIC COULD CLOSE IN ON A HISTORIC 'GOLDEN SLAM' AT THE OLYMPICS

The Serbian tennis star is aiming for a "golden slam" - meaning winning all four major tournaments and an Olympic gold medal in a single...

A 12-Year-Old Syrian Makes Her Olympic Debut

A 12-YEAR-OLD SYRIAN MAKES HER OLYMPIC DEBUT

The youngest Olympian at the Tokyo games was knocked out during the women's table tennis singles preliminary round. But Syrian player...

 
 
 



FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

A bicyclist is dead after being hit from behind by a car in Oviedo Saturday morning. Read more ...

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

The Huntingburg Police Department is investigating the disappearance of Raymond Underwood, an 82-year-old white male, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 185 pounds, gray hair with brown... Read more ...

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

Anyone with information about Leo Alan Ray's locations should call police. Read more ...

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

Stay hydrated and stay in cool areas. Read more ...

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

"Dynasty" actress Catherine Oxenberg reveals how she wrested her daughter India away from the clutches of Keith Raniere's sex slave group NXIVM. Read more ...

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

A GOP report issued found that at least 20 percent of the $10 billion received by the Pentagon for border wall construction has been spent on guarding construction sides and... Read more ...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv recall race

Larry Elder polled at 16 percent while Caitlyn Jenner has 4 percent of backers. While Gov. Gavin Newsom still has 48 percent of support, 43 percent of people polled said they'd... Read more ...

At march for slain National Guard member, family cries out for justice

The family of slain 19-year-old Chrys Carvajal took to the streets Saturday, chanting and asking the community to come forward with tips on who fatally shot the National Guard... Read more ...

No bail for man accused of killing witness in a murder case

A West Humboldt Park man accused of killing a witness set to testify in a murder case was denied bail during a hearing broadcast on You Tube /on/ Saturday. Read more ...

Baltimore firefighter undergoes surgery after falling through floor, union says

The cause of the Penn North fire is under investigation, the fire department said. Read more ...