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Biden administration expands Afghan refugee program amid Taliban violence

The Biden administration on Monday said it is expanding eligibility for at-risk Afghans looking to come to the United States as refugees, citing increased Taliban…

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Posted in ! #Headlines ##ElectricVehicles #EVs #Energy #Hydrogen #Newsfeed #RT #Sustainability #Trending solar power

The hydrogen hype is real, but is it justified?

Hydrogen is quickly gaining ground in the global energy mix, but it still has a long way to go to become the low-carbon solution it…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #Congress #Government #Newsfeed #Political #Politico #Politics #Republicans #Trending infrastructure

Susan Collins: Infrastructure bill has enough Republican support to pass in Senate

Sen. Susan Collins predicted Sunday that the bipartisan infrastructure package will have enough Republican support to pass the chamber this week. “I think we will…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #Cannabis #CannaBuzz #LegalizeIt #Louisiana #Marijuana #Newsfeed #Politics #Weed marijuana cannabis mmj norml

Louisiana: Marijuana Decriminalization Law Takes Effect Today

House Bill 652 amends state law so that offenses involving the possession of up to 14 grams of marijuana are punishable by a fine of…

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Manchin: No guarantee reconciliation package will pass

Sen. Joe Manchin would not guarantee Sunday that a Democratic-led reconciliation package would garner the necessary votes for passage, even as he predicted the bipartisan…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #Immigration #Newsfeed #Police #Refugees ICE

ICE to begin processing migrant families to relieve overcrowded border patrol stations

The families will either be released with ankle monitors and a court date to make their case for asylum or put on flights to be…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #Australia #Homeless #Newsfeed #People #Political

Homeless in Australia: ‘You have to be on your guard constantly’

When 50-year-old Phil lived on the streets of Melbourne he would sleep on traffic islands as they felt safer. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/features/2021/8/1/homeless-in-australia-you-have-to-be-on-your-guard-constantly Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #Newsfeed #Political #Politics #WorldNews tunisia

US urges Tunisia’s Saied to return swiftly to ‘democratic path’

In phone call with president, US national security adviser underscored need for gov’t formation, White House says. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/8/1/us-urges-tunisias-saied-for-swift-return-to-democratic-path Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #Biden #Newsfeed #Political #Warfare #WorldNews Afghanistan

Kandahar airport hit by rocket fire as Afghanistan fighting rages

Government forces are fighting Taliban assaults on major cities, including in Herat, Lashkar Gah and Kandahar. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/8/1/rockets-hit-kandahar-airport-in-southern-afghanistan Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #ClimateChange #Discoveries #Newsfeed #Science #Space #Sustainability #ThePlanet

Earth’s energy imbalance removes almost all doubt from human-made climate change

A new study found a less than 1 percent probability that a growing imbalance between the amount of energy Earth absorbs and what it emits…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #Floods #Newsfeed #Political #Weather #WorldNews Afghanistan

Death toll in Afghanistan floods tops 100, dozens still missing

Another 110 people are missing and 34 wounded in Nuristan province’s Kamdesh district as rescue operations continue. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/8/1/death-toll-afghanistan-floods-tops-100-dozens-still-missing Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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A 70-story building swayed from side to side. Now China is enacting strict skyscraper laws.

“There will still be very tall buildings in China,” said Daniel Safarik of the Council of Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/china-has-5-world-s-tallest-buildings-new-concerns-mean-n1274957 Droolin’ Dog…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #CoronaVirus #Florida #Health #Newsfeed #Trending covid19 pandemic

Florida reports highest one-day total of Covid cases since start of pandemic

State is national epicenter as 21,683 cases reported Republican governor limits restrictions as Delta spreads America mulls vaccine mandates – will they work? Florida reported…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #CoronaVirus #Health #Louisiana #Medicine #Newsfeed #Political covid19 pandemic

Louisiana hospitals reach capacity as COVID-19 cases surge

Louisiana hospitals are running out of ICU beds as COVID-19 cases surge in the state.Our Lady of Lourdes and Oschner Lafayette General hospitals have run…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #Fire #Newsfeed #Political #Wildfire #WorldNews Greece

Dozen homes burn, five people hospitalised in Greece wildfire

Some 145 firefighters have been mobilised to extinguish fire near Patras, Greece’s third-largest city. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/7/31/dozen-homes-burn-five-people-hospitalised-in-greece-wildfire Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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Western Wildfires Are Sending Carbon Offsets Up in Smoke

Eighty-six large forest fires are burning across 12 states. Among the trees they’re torching are ones being used as carbon credits, showing the danger of…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #Gizmodo #HeatWave #Newsfeed #TechNews #Weather drought Utah water

Utah’s Great Salt Lake Is Officially at Its Lowest Point in Recorded History

Water levels in Utah’s Great Salt Lake have officially dwindled to their lowest ever recorded. It’s an effect of the megadrought that has impacted water…

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A Stifling New Heat Wave Is Baking the U.S.

Well, apparently this is Hot Dome Summer. Read more… Source: https://gizmodo.com/a-stifling-new-heat-wave-is-baking-the-u-s-1847372144 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #CapitolRiot #Congress #FoxNews #Investigation #Jan6Commission #Journalism #Newsfeed #Political #Politics #TrumpInsurrection

Bret Baier reacts to Jan. 6 hearing: After testimony you can’t ‘say it’s not a big deal’

Fox News anchor Bret Baier said Tuesday’s testimony from four members of law enforcement who defended the Capitol on Jan. 6 pokes a hole in efforts by some…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #CoronaVirus #Education #Kids #Newsfeed #People covid19 pandemic

Students experience a summer like no other as schools race to catch up

Educators say they are especially concerned about students living in poverty, English-language learners and students with disabilities. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/summer-school-programs-race-help-students-most-danger-falling-behind-n1275391 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #CoronaVirus #Government #Health #Newsfeed #Political Arizona covid19 pandemic

Arizona reports highest daily COVID-19 cases since March

Arizona on Friday reported its highest daily COVID-19 case count since March, as the contagious delta variant drives up numbers across the country.The Arizona Department of…

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Posted in ! #Headlines #Government #Immigration #Newsfeed #Political #Texas DOJ lawsuit

DOJ sues Texas over Abbott order restricting transportation of migrants

Attorney General Merrick Garland made good on a threat to sue the state of Texas, filing a lawsuit Friday challenging an executive order from Gov….

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