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Researchers found dangerous levels of hexavalent chromium in samples of ash left behind by California's Kincade and Hennessey fires in 2019 and 2020.
Retailers have begun rolling out deals days or even weeks ahead of one of the biggest shopping day of the year, enticing customers with early offers.
"Folks are ... tired of being taken advantage of," President Biden said, announcing a federal push against added and surprise business fees.
Monday's moon is a so-called supermoon because it will be both full and located close to Earth on its elliptical orbit around our planet.
Smoke from wildfires in Canada is again blanketing parts of the U.S. with a thick haze that's prompting air quality warnings in several states.
The mercenaries' weekend march ended before a confrontation with Russian forces. But experts say it shows weaknesses in Vladimir Putin's regime.
Smoke from rampant wildfires in Canada floated south across the border Wednesday morning, covering much of the East Coast and areas inland.
Saudi Arabia will begin cutting oil production by 1 million barrels per day in July to support the "stability and balance of oil markets."
Six people, including three children, were killed in the shooting. The suspected attacker was killed by police minutes after the first 911 call.
The average out-of-stock rate for baby formula at retailers across the country was 43% during the first week of May, according to the firm Datasembly.
More than 20 states have laws that could restrict or ban abortion soon after the Supreme Court overturns Roe.
The Army is expanding the benefits it offers soldiers — both birth and non-birth parents — around pregnancy, parenthood and the postpartum period.
Some 29% of baby formula products were out of stock at retailers across the U.S. during the week of March 13, according to the firm Datasembly.
The CDC estimates that the BA.2 strain now accounts for more than half — 54.9% — of coronavirus infections nationwide.
The Senate passed a bill Tuesday that would make daylight saving time permanent across the U.S. beginning in 2023.
Four major oil companies aren't taking concrete steps to live up to their pledges to transition to clean energy, new research has found.
Bare shelves at supermarkets are attributed to omicron, a labor shortage, climate change and other reasons. "We're really seeing the perfect storm," one industry expert told NPR.
The spike was attributed to a slew of causes, including behavior changes after COVID-19 vaccines became widely available, but environmental advocates say it's worrisome.
Although the moon will brighten up the sky and make it harder to see the Geminids this year, astronomers say from about 2 a.m. to sunrise, no matter your time zone, will be prime viewing time.
Here's how to see the eclipse, and what you might glimpse.
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