Urban resilience in the midst of violent turmoil

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Urban resilience in the midst of violent turmoil

New York – Think of what resources are available to you today. Electricity, water, food, air, health care, internet — these and more are increasingly available, but far from all are utilized. When searching…

Tobacco smugglers' haul to hit US worth $30m

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Tobacco smugglers’ haul to hit US worth $30m

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Agents spotted the counterfeit items on the Chinese-run ship, which arrived in New York Authorities have seized more than $30m (£24m) of counterfeit goods – including millions of…

Top 5 Fire Weather Events Of 2018

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Top 5 Fire Weather Events Of 2018

By August 2016, Saskatchewan had two weeks of rain in its entire year. Drizzle and endless spots of fog were to be expected, but at 3.26 inches, it broke a record from 1922, according…

31 dead in Mali town attacked by Islamist rebels

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31 dead in Mali town attacked by Islamist rebels

GAO, Mali — Gunmen attacked a market in a central Malian town Wednesday, killing at least 31 people including at least five children, according to local officials. Ali Yamba Amadou, mayor of the town…

A home care worker’s passion: #LetBakersfieldCare

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A home care worker’s passion: #LetBakersfieldCare

Too often when we talk about caregiving, we focus on the immediate needs of caregivers — to take care of children, elderly parents, and other family members. That’s understandable, because the first mission is…