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In this file photo dated Thursday, July 25, 2019, a bird sits on a straw bale on a field in Frankfurt, Germany, as the sun rises during an ongoing heatwave in Europe. (AP Photo/Michael Probst, FILE)
August 15, 2019 - 12:27 pm
The results had been expected after several European countries reported new all-time temperature records in July.
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This undated image provided by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration shows proposed graphic warnings that would appear on cigarettes. The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, proposed 13 new large, graphic warnings that would appear on all cigarettes, including images of cancerous tumors, diseased lungs and bloody urine. (FDA via AP)
August 15, 2019 - 12:18 pm
Officials hope the graphic images will discourage Americans from lighting up.
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August 15, 2019 - 7:24 am
( KYW Newsradio ) — All six police officers who here shot in a standoff with a gunman in North Philadelphia on Wednesday are out of the hospital and recovering at home. One officer, who was hurt in car accident on the way to the scene , is still in the hospital. In a briefing at police headquarters...
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This Sept. 18, 2015 photo shows fans arrive at Chukchansi Park in Fresno, Calif., for a minor-league baseball game between the Fresno Grizzlies and the Round Rock Express. Fresno authorities say a man died shortly after competing in a taco-eating contest at a Grizzlies game. Fresno Sheriff spokesman Tony Botti says 41-year-old Dana Hutchings, of Fresno, died Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019 shortly after arriving at a hospital. Botti says an autopsy on Hutchings will be done Thursday to determine a cause of death. (Eric Paul Zamora/The Fresno Bee via AP)
August 14, 2019 - 7:56 pm
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A man died shortly after competing in a taco-eating contest at a minor league baseball game in California, authorities said Wednesday. Dana Hutchings, 41, of Fresno, died Tuesday night shortly after arriving at a hospital, Fresno Sheriff spokesman Tony Botti said. An autopsy...
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(AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
August 14, 2019 - 6:39 pm
Gunshots continued to be heard late Wednesday afternoon.
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New York Stock Exchange
Trader John Romolo works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
August 14, 2019 - 5:51 pm
Economic data from two of the world's biggest economies added to investors' fears
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August 14, 2019 - 2:10 pm
The recall includes 103,374 vehicles in the U.S., 4,002 in Canada and 1,023 in Mexico.
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Ohio State University
In this May 18, 2019 file photo, pedestrians pass through Ohio State University's student union in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
August 14, 2019 - 12:59 pm
An Ohio State spokesman said last fall that the university had 150 trademarks in 17 countries and other applications pending.
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Carrie Hodousek
August 14, 2019 - 11:26 am
( KCBS ) - The San Francisco school board has voted to cover up, rather than destroy, a historic mural that some students and parents at George Washington High Schoo l have called demeaning and upsetting because of its depictions of slavery and Native Americans. In a 4-3 vote on Tuesday, members of...
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A monarch butterfly is silhouetted suspended near its empty chrysalis soon after emerging in Washington, Sunday, June 2, 2019. Farming and other human development have eradicated state-size swaths of its native milkweed habitat, cutting the butterfly's numbers by 90% over the last two decades. It is now under considered for listing under the Endangered Species Act. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
August 14, 2019 - 8:52 am
GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — Hand-raising monarch butterflies in the midst of a global extinction crisis, Laura Moore and her neighbors gather round in her suburban Maryland yard to launch a butterfly newly emerged from its chrysalis. Eager to play his part, 3-year-old Thomas Powell flaps his arms and...
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