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Feeling the Heat? Blame Concrete

41 minutes ago   |   Time

If your city was slammed by record-shattering heat this summer, you can partly blame the stuff the city itself is made of. The scorching temperatures across Europe and the U.S...
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It's Time to Get Serious about Tick-Borne Diseases

51 minutes ago   |   Scientific American

The U.S. vanquished malaria and beat back AIDS, but Lyme and other illnesses are raging unchecked
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Leader of Pakistan-held Kashmir welcomes Trump initiative

1 hour ago   |   ABC News

The president of Pakistani-administered Kashmir has welcomed efforts by U.S. President Donald Trump to lower tensions between Pakistan and India over the disputed Himalayan...
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U.S. Tests Missile With A Range Prohibited By Now-Abandoned Treaty

U.S. Tests Missile With A Range Prohibited By Now-Abandoned Treaty

1 hour ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

The Pentagon says it tested a modified cruise missile that flew "more than 500 kilometers" - a distance prohibited under the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty scrapped...
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The Urgency for a Vaccine Grows as a Deadly Virus Ravages Asia's Pig Herds

2 hours ago   |   Time

Scientists are working to develop a vaccine to help guard the world's pork supply as a deadly virus ravages Asia's pig herds. Farmers have long contained its spread by...
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Russia decries US missile test, warns of destabilization

2 hours ago   |   ABC News   |   4 articles

A top Russian diplomat has lamented the U.S. test of a type of missile that was banned for decades before both Washington and Moscow quit the treaty earlier this year
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No-backbone check

3 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

In a sadly predictable move, President Trump is backing away from promises to expand background checks in the wake of one of the deadliest mass-shooting days in U.S. history...
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California smuggler of erectile dysfunction drug gets prison

6 hours ago   |   ABC News

A Southern California man who smuggled $11 million worth of erectile dysfunction drugs into the U.S. from China has been sentenced to more than eight years in federal prison...
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U.S., China face ban from buying wild African elephants for zoos

U.S., China face ban from buying wild African elephants for zoos

8 hours ago   |   Post Gazette


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U.S. tests cruise missile after quitting INF treaty with Russia

U.S. tests cruise missile after quitting INF treaty with Russia

8 hours ago   |   Post Gazette


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Jeffrey Epstein ‘signed will' two days before his death, leaving behind...

Jeffrey Epstein ‘signed will' two days before his death, leaving behind nearly $600 million trust

Sex offender Jeffrey Epstein reportedly signed a will around 48 hours before he was found dead in his cell on August 10, according to court papers obtained by the New York... Read more ...

 ‘We don't fall for provocations': Moscow won't jump the gun after US...

 ‘We don't fall for provocations': Moscow won't jump the gun after US missile test, says deputy FM

Russia will not fall for US “provocations” and be dragged into an “expensive arms race,” a senior diplomat said. Washington had earlier test-fired a cruise missile that was... Read more ...

U.S. Tests Missile With A Range Prohibited By Now-Abandoned Treaty

U.S. Tests Missile With A Range Prohibited By Now-Abandoned Treaty

The Pentagon says it tested a modified cruise missile that flew "more than 500 kilometers" - a distance prohibited under the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty scrapped... Read more ...

Philippines' Duterte warns of ‘unfriendly' greeting for warships traveling...

Philippines' Duterte warns of ‘unfriendly' greeting for warships traveling without permission

President Rodrigo Duterte has warned of “unfriendly” treatment for foreign ships traveling in Philippines' territorial waters without permission, in a rare swipe at China's use... Read more ...

UK Foreign Office ‘concerned' at reports Hong Kong consulate staff member...

UK Foreign Office ‘concerned' at reports Hong Kong consulate staff member detained in China

Britain's Foreign Office is seeking more information about reports that a Hong Kong staff member has been detained in mainland China. “We are concerned by reports that a member... Read more ...

Planned Parenthood Out Of Title X Over Trump Rule

Planned Parenthood Out Of Title X Over Trump Rule

The organization says it is leaving the federal family planning program because of rule changes under the Trump administration. Read more ...

There could have been three more mass shootings if these men weren't...

There could have been three more mass shootings if these men weren't stopped, authorities say

Authorities say they foiled three potential mass shootings this weekend after arresting three men in different states who expressed interest in or threatened to carry them out. Read more ...

Man busted for threatening ‘slaughter' at Chicago abortion clinic

Man busted for threatening ‘slaughter' at Chicago abortion clinic

A Chicago man was arrested for threatening to carry out a “slaughter” at an abortion clinic in the city, authorities said. Farhan Sheikh, 19, allegedly wrote on the social... Read more ...

Crazy video: Driver loses control, crashes through fence during Zombie...

Crazy video: Driver loses control, crashes through fence during Zombie School Bus races

Dramatic video shows a racing school bus lose control and crash in Indiana. Read more ...

NYPD fires Officer Daniel Pantaleo in chokehold death of Eric Garner

NYPD fires Officer Daniel Pantaleo in chokehold death of Eric Garner

NYPD cop Daniel Panatelo has been fired for causing the chokehold death of Eric Garner, Police Commissioner James O'Neill announced Monday. O'Neill's widely expected decision... Read more ...