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Heat waves fall hardest on poor and elderly, experts say

Heat waves fall hardest on poor and elderly, experts say

 

Image: Sweltering Heat Wave Pushes Heat Index Past 100 Degrees In New York City


July 20, 2019 - 20:19 GMT
Portland Considers Antimask Law Aimed at Antifa Violence

Portland Considers Antimask Law Aimed at Antifa Violence

 

<span class="wsj-article-caption-content" style="background-attachment:scroll;background-clip:border-box;background-color:transparent;background-image:none;background-origin:padding-box;background-position-x:0%;background-position-y:0%;background-repeat:repeat;background-size:auto;border-bottom-color:currentColor;border-bottom-style:none;border-bottom-width:0px;border-image-outset:0;border-image-repeat:stretch;border-image-slice:100%;border-image-source:none;border-image-width:1;border-left-color:currentColor;border-left-style:none;border-left-width:0px;border-right-color:currentColor;border-right-style:none;border-right-width:0px;border-top-color:currentColor;border-top-style:none;border-top-width:0px;color:#666666;font-family:&quot;font-size:100%;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:300;letter-spacing:normal;margin-bottom:0px;margin-left:0px;margin-right:0px;margin-top:0px;orphans:2;outline-color:invert;outline-style:none;outline-width:0px;padding-bottom:0px;padding-left:0px;padding-right:0px;padding-top:0px;text-align:left;text-decoration:none;text-indent:0px;text-transform:none;vertical-align:baseline;-webkit-text-stroke-width:0px;white-space:normal;word-spacing:0px;">Multiple groups, including Rose City Antifa, the Proud Boys and conservative activist Haley Adams, protested in downtown Portland, Ore., on June 29.</span><span style="display:inline !important;float:none;background-color:#ffffff;color:#666666;font-family:'Retina';font-size:14px;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;font-weight:300;letter-spacing:normal;line-height:20px;orphans:2;text-align:left;text-decoration:none;text-indent:0px;text-transform:none;-webkit-text-stroke-width:0px;white-space:normal;word-spacing:0px;"> </span>


July 20, 2019 - 13:05 GMT
Missing toddler drove himself down to the county fair on his toy tractor

Missing toddler drove himself down to the county fair on his toy tractor

 

FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2018 file photo, John Deere products, including a toy tractor on the sign, are on display at the "Spring into Spring" home and garden trade show in Council Bluffs, Iowa, Deere, a manufacturer that faces threats on both ends of a trade war, cited rising costs and anxious farmers, in reporting a profit shortfall for the first quarter Friday, Feb. 15, 2019. Shares bounced back from sharp premarket declines, however, on a relatively strong outlook, and hopes that tensions with China will receded in the coming year. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, FIle)


July 20, 2019 - 12:36 GMT
Internal drug company emails show indifference to opioid epidemic

Internal drug company emails show indifference to opioid epidemic

 

Demonstrators protest the Food and Drug Administrations policies related to pharmaceutical opioids at a rally in front of the Health and Human Services headquarters in Washington in April.


July 20, 2019 - 12:36 GMT
Heat wave blazes on: 'It's even too hot for ice cream'

Heat wave blazes on: 'It's even too hot for ice cream'

 

Image: Dangerous Heat Wave Grips Two-Thirds Of The Nation


July 20, 2019 - 09:41 GMT
Puerto Rico: Impeachment committee forms as protesters call for Gov. Rosselló to resign

Puerto Rico: Impeachment committee forms as protesters call for Gov. Rosselló to resign

 

OLD SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO - JULY 14: Police block the street leading to the Governors mansion on July 14, 2019 in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico. Protesters are calling on Gov. Rossello to step down after a group chat was exposed that included misogynistic and homophobic comments. The signs reads Ricky resign. (Photo by Jose Jimenez/Getty Images)


July 20, 2019 - 07:25 GMT
Border Patrol has stored enough fentanyl to kill 794M, own agents at risk: Watchdog

Border Patrol has stored enough fentanyl to kill 794M, own agents at risk: Watchdog

 

Packets of fentanyl mostly in powder form and methamphetamine, which U.S. Customs and Border Protection say they seized from a truck crossing into Arizona from Mexico, is on display during a news conference at the Port of Nogales, Arizona, U.S., January 31, 2019. Courtesy U.S. Customs and Border Protection/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY.


July 20, 2019 - 06:46 GMT
Heat wave: About 195 million under watches and warnings as temperatures climb

Heat wave: About 195 million under watches and warnings as temperatures climb

 

A girl cools off from the heat in water from an open fire hydrant in the Washington Heights section of upper Manhattan in New York City, New York, U.S., July 19, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Segar


July 20, 2019 - 02:44 GMT
Michelle Obama counters Trump: 'There's a place for us all'

Michelle Obama counters Trump: 'There's a place for us all'

 

Michelle Obama and President Donald Trump. (Photo illustration: Yahoo News; photos: AP, Leah Mills/Reuters)


July 20, 2019 - 02:05 GMT
Trump administration planning changes to U.S. citizenship test

Trump administration planning changes to U.S. citizenship test

 

New U.S. citizens attend a naturalization ceremony at the Convention Center in Los Angeles on May 22.


July 20, 2019 - 01:45 GMT
After 7 kids get cancer, chemical in city's water scrutinized

After 7 kids get cancer, chemical in city's water scrutinized

 

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July 20, 2019 - 01:15 GMT
Parents warned their children could be put in foster care over school lunch debt

Parents warned their children could be put in foster care over school lunch debt

 

A letter from the Luzerne County school district demanded parents pay delinquent lunch bills for their children or face the risk of having their children placed in foster care.


July 20, 2019 - 01:05 GMT
Trump officials pressing to slash refugee admissions to zero next year

Trump officials pressing to slash refugee admissions to zero next year

 

Protestors come out against migrant detention in New York City. More than 29,000 refugees have completed USCIS interviews, a major step in the process to being granted travel to the U.S.


July 19, 2019 - 03:16 GMT
'Come on man, what's that about?': Cummings assails DHS chief over border facility conditions

'Come on man, what's that about?': Cummings assails DHS chief over border facility conditions

 

FILE - In this April 2, 2019, file photo, House Oversight and Reform Committee Chair Elijah Cummings, D-Md., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Cummings says the White House is now in


July 19, 2019 - 00:25 GMT
200th New York firefighter dies from 9/11 illness as funding debate rages on

200th New York firefighter dies from 9/11 illness as funding debate rages on

 

Firefighters Richard Driscoll and Kevin Nolan are show in these photos from FDNY.


July 18, 2019 - 21:19 GMT
Puerto Rico is in chaos, and some worry continued instability is a major threat

Puerto Rico is in chaos, and some worry continued instability is a major threat

 

Demonstrators march against Gov. Ricardo Rosselló, in San Juan, Puerto Rico on Wednesday.


July 18, 2019 - 19:13 GMT
Portland may ban masked protesters like antifa in effort to crack down on violent clashes

Portland may ban masked protesters like antifa in effort to crack down on violent clashes

 

Portland may ban masked protesters like antifa in effort to crack down on violent clashes


July 18, 2019 - 17:17 GMT
Intern brings 3,000 attendees to funeral of Vietnam vet who had no living relatives

Intern brings 3,000 attendees to funeral of Vietnam vet who had no living relatives

 

Thousands show up to honor the life of Wayne Wilson, a Vietnam veteran who passed away May 28.


July 18, 2019 - 16:39 GMT
Former top Pentagon spokeswoman misused staff to fetch lunch, drive her around, investigation finds

Former top Pentagon spokeswoman misused staff to fetch lunch, drive her around, investigation finds

 

Pentagon Chief Spokesperson Dana W. White (L) and Marine Lt. Gen. Kenneth F. McKenzie Jr. (R), participate in a news briefing at the Pentagon April 14, 2018 in Arlington, Virginia.


July 18, 2019 - 16:38 GMT
Report: 13 Philadelphia officers expected to be fired for social media posts

Report: 13 Philadelphia officers expected to be fired for social media posts

 

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross speaks with members of the media during a news conference in Philadelphia, Wednesday, June 19, 2019. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)


July 18, 2019 - 13:16 GMT
Illinois gas station worker suspended after telling Latino customers 'ICE will come'

Illinois gas station worker suspended after telling Latino customers 'ICE will come'

 

Image: Mobile gas station protest


July 18, 2019 - 07:47 GMT
Alleged assault of lesbians on Long Island probed as possible hate crime

Alleged assault of lesbians on Long Island probed as possible hate crime

 

Police are seeking the public's help in identifying a man, right, wanted in connection with the assault of a woman earlier this month.


July 18, 2019 - 05:59 GMT
House Votes to Repeal Obamacare Tax Once Seen as Key to Health Law

House Votes to Repeal Obamacare Tax Once Seen as Key to Health Law

 

People signing up for health insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act, in Miami in 2016.


July 18, 2019 - 05:21 GMT
Troops on the southern border carrying out 'welfare checks' to help overwhelmed border agents

Troops on the southern border carrying out 'welfare checks' to help overwhelmed border agents

 

US Army soldiers move to another location near the US-Mexico border on November 3, 2018 in Donna, Texas.


July 18, 2019 - 03:44 GMT
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2019/07/17
Federal agency: "Go back to where you came from" is discrimination


2019/07/16
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