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Average gas price in CA tops $6 per gallon, AAA says

16 minutes ago   |   ABC

That's the highest statewide average ever but, of course, the price is higher in the Bay Area.
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ERCOT to provide update after it said it expects record demand for electricity in Texas this summer

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Days after asking Texans to conserve, ERCOT will provide updates about how it expects the grid to hold up this summer, despite the anticipation for record demand.
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'Demon behavior': Bay Area community leaders call for unity, justice in wake of Buffalo attack

7 hours ago   |   ABC

"African American humanity has been assaulted, insulted, vandalized, and almost rendered to be less than human," said Reverend Amos Brown of San Francisco's Third Baptist...
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South Jersey nonprofit helping mothers get free baby formula

9 hours ago   |   ABC

"There's no food to feed our babies right now, so it's really hard. I've looked everywhere," said one mother in South Jersey.
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Former ABC OTV president who co-wrote Action News theme song dies at 78

10 hours ago   |   ABC

Liss co-wrote the lyrics to "Move Closer to Your World," Action News' iconic theme song.
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Experts call for better tech regulation after America's violent weekend fueled by extremism

13 hours ago   |   ABC

Experts say misinformation shared online can act as "weapons," influencing already unhinged people to potentially commit future attacks.
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South Philly woman goes viral for trying on grandmother's honeymoon wardrobe from 1952

15 hours ago   |   ABC

"I put the clothes on and I was just so taken aback," Maddy Bill said. "And our personalities are very similar. She has been like my best friend since I was a little girl."
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Boston-area COVID wastewater spikes to January levels: ‘We are in the throes of a new wave'

16 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

It's never a good sign when you see the phrase, “The highest COVID levels since January.” That's now the case with the Boston-area COVID wastewater tracker, as the closely...
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LAFD unveils new electric fire truck becoming first department in US to have electric fire engine

16 hours ago   |   ABC

The Los Angeles Fire Department had a big day over the weekend after becoming the first fire department in the country to have an electric fire engine.
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Massachusetts COVID cases jump 25% over the weekend, doctors urge caution as infections rise

17 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

State health officials on Monday reported more than 10,000 COVID cases over the weekend, as virus rates continue to jump across the region while hospitalizations ticked up...
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Josh Shapiro says he's tested positive for COVID-19

Josh Shapiro says he's tested positive for COVID-19

Josh Shapiro, Pennsylvania's attorney general and a Democratic candidate for governor, announced a positive test for COVID-19 on the morning of the Pennsylvania primary. Read more ...

Is Celtics' Marcus Smart playing tonight vs. Heat? Guard's injury status for...

Is Celtics' Marcus Smart playing tonight vs. Heat? Guard's injury status for Game 1 of 2022 NBA Playoffs

Here's the status of Boston's starting guard Marcus Smart, who is dealing with a foot injury. Read more ...

You can order another batch of free COVID tests from the federal government...

You can order another batch of free COVID tests from the federal government: Here's how

Searching for more at-home COVID tests? You can now order a third round of free tests from the federal government. The program initially opened in January , allowing each... Read more ...

Solar flares: What are they and how do they affect Earth?

Solar flares: What are they and how do they affect Earth?

There are five different types of solar flares. Discover what solar flares are, what causes them and the effects they have on Earth in our solar flare guide. Read more ...

PHT Morning Skate: Point ‘highly doubtful' for Game 1; Second Round officials

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Nets GM Defends Ben Simmons amid Injury: 'We Saw How He Wanted to Get Out There'

Brooklyn Nets general manager Sean Marks said point guard Ben Simmons made every effort to return from a back injury before the team was eliminated from the... Read more ...

WWE Rumors on Sasha Banks, Naomi, Vince McMahon, Money in the Bank; Cody...

Bleacher Report catches you up on the latest news from the WWE Universe. Latest Details on Sasha Banks and Naomi Leaving Raw Sasha Banks and Naomi were... Read more ...

Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel and wife Miranda Kerr pay student loans for entire...

No sooner had Snapchat co-founder and CEO Evan Spiegel and his wife, model and makeup mogul Miranda Kerr, received honorary degrees at the Otis College of Art and Design in Los... Read more ...

‘Cyberpunk 2077 Edgerunners' Still Exists, Gets A Preview Date

No one was really sure what happened to Cyberpunk: Edgerunners, the anime series based on Cyberpunk 2077 that was supposed to be on Netflix and take place in the world of the... Read more ...

A dermatologist shares the 10 best body oils for every skin type in 2022

A dermatologist shares the 10 best body oils for every skin type in 2022

It's magic in a bottle for hydrated, glowy skin this summer. Read more ...