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The amount of coastal water that can harbor harmful Vibrio bacteria has spiked 56%. One species is flesh-eating

18 seconds ago   |   Business Insider

Dead menhaden fish float in the Navesink River in New Jersey on April 2, 2021. The state's Department of Environmental Protection said a species of Vibrio bacteria is likely...
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New U.S. COVID cases are down 22%. See how your state is doing

2 minutes ago   |   Fortune

Cases are dropping in all but 10 states, and more 189.5 million people-57.1% of all Americans-are now fully vaccinated.
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Watch: Spring-like through Friday

Watch: Spring-like through Friday

6 minutes ago   |   WMUR

Warmer air has returned to New Hampshire and it looks to hang around into Friday, ahead of a longer stretch of cooler, mid-fall conditions starting this weekend.
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Illinois Dems face criticism, not just from GOP, on new maps

Illinois Dems face criticism, not just from GOP, on new maps

6 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Illinois Democrats are getting pushback on new congressional district boundaries they proposed last week, and not just from Republicans who stand to lose U.S. House...
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Eric Adams is nearly mayor of New York. But first he has to debate this guy

Eric Adams is nearly mayor of New York. But first he has to debate this guy

18 minutes ago   |   Politico

NEW YORK - Eric Adams beat out a slate of qualified Democrats, survived a residency scandal that drew national headlines and is all but assumed to be the next mayor of New...
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Once-a-decade redistricting process underway in New Hampshire

Once-a-decade redistricting process underway in New Hampshire

22 minutes ago   |   WMUR

The hugely consequential political process of redistricting is set to kick into high gear at the New Hampshire State House. Proposed maps are on track to be made public in a...
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State health officials talk with educators about increased COVID-19 clusters, infections

State health officials talk with educators about increased COVID-19 clusters, infections

22 minutes ago   |   WMUR

New Hampshire state health and school officials met for a virtual meeting on Wednesday.
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LGBT crusaders reflect on pivotal moments before NYC's Stonewall Riots

24 minutes ago   |   ABC

Just this month, on National Coming Out Day, President Joe Biden said the country still has more to do, including passage of the Equality Act.
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New Urban League of Pittsburgh president & CEO embraces its legacy and shares vision

New Urban League of Pittsburgh president & CEO embraces its legacy and shares vision

30 minutes ago   |   WTAE

"The Urban League impacted me personally because they gave me my first referral when I was in college to be able to connect me with a job at the hospital at UPMC," Carter said.
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Border apprehensions hit record yearly high as new migrant caravan gathers in Mexico

30 minutes ago   |   NBC News

U.S. officials have their eyes on a huge new caravan of Haitian, Cuban and Venezuelan migrants in Mexico that may head north as soon as this weekend.
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Pennsylvania appeals court takes up school mask challenge

Pennsylvania appeals court takes up school mask challenge

Commonwealth Court is deciding a pair of lawsuits filed by parents who contend that masks interfere with their children's breathing and cause other problems. Read more ...

Pittsburgh to open police substation in South Side

Pittsburgh to open police substation in South Side

The substation will open in 2022 in the former South Side police station at 18th Street and Mary Street. Read more ...

Back home in Scranton, Biden plugs $2T plan to revive US

Back home in Scranton, Biden plugs $2T plan to revive US

The president scolded doubters who focus on divides among Democratic lawmakers that could jeopardize the cornerstone policies of his administration, and he acknowledged he has... Read more ...

New Urban League of Pittsburgh president & CEO embraces its legacy and...

New Urban League of Pittsburgh president & CEO embraces its legacy and shares vision

"The Urban League impacted me personally because they gave me my first referral when I was in college to be able to connect me with a job at the hospital at UPMC," Carter said. Read more ...

Florida fire battalion chief fired for not reprimanding unvaccinated...

Florida fire battalion chief fired for not reprimanding unvaccinated firefighters

"I made the stand to not issue any reprimands because they violated the law." Read more ...

Patriots believe offense is better than it has performed

Patriots believe offense is better than it has performed

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - The numbers are less than flattering. Read more ...

Lille, Sevilla still winless after Champions League 0-0 draw

Lille, Sevilla still winless after Champions League 0-0 draw

LILLE, France - Sevilla had the best chances to win in a tight and often dull game as it drew 0-0 at Lille in the Champions League on Wednesday. Read more ...

Marvin Vettori believes he's superior fighter, but Paulo Costa 'still...

Marvin Vettori believes he's superior fighter, but Paulo Costa 'still dangerous' regardless of weight issues

LAS VEGAS - Marvin Vettori isn't exactly thrilled with Paulo Costa and his apparent weight issues, but “The Italian Dream” isn't going to underestimate that challenge that... Read more ...

Jets' leading tackler C.J. Mosley 'day-to-day' with hamstring issue

"It's something that if you get back too early or if you try to push too fast you can make things worse," the linebacker said. Read more ...

Paris Hilton Alleges Abuse at Teen Treatment Centers: 'I Was Strangled, Slapped'

Their heiress said she was "watched in the shower by male staff, called vulgar names, forced to take medication without a diagnosis." Read more ...