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Greta Thunberg, a 16-year-old climate activist from Sweden, sits on a catamaran docked in Hampton, Va., on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019. Thunberg will leave North America and begin her return trip across the Atlantic on Wednesday aboard a 48-foot (15-meter) catamaran sailboat whose passengers include an 11-month-old baby. The boat leaves little to no carbon footprint, boasting solar panels and a hydro-generators for power. (AP Photo/Ben Finley)
Associated Press
November 13, 2019 - 6:07 am
PARIS (AP) — The world's thirst for oil will continue to grow until the 2030s, with climate-damaging emissions climbing until at least 2040 — and consumers' insatiable appetite for SUVs is a big reason why. Mounting demand for plastic is another factor. So is increasing plane travel. And the...
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November 13, 2019 - 2:00 am
The public impeachment hearing involving President Donald Trump will begin Wednesday morning. The inquiry will include three public hearings from three State Department officials. On Wednesday the public will hear from Bill Taylor, a top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine, and George Kent, a high-level...
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Jugs of McArthur Dairy milk, a Dean Foods brand, are shown at a grocery store, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, in Surfside, Fla. Dean Foods, America's biggest milk processor, filed for bankruptcy Tuesday amid a steep, decades-long drop-off in U.S. milk consumption blamed on soda, juices and, more recently, nondairy substitutes. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Associated Press
November 12, 2019 - 2:17 pm
Got milk? Increasingly, Americans don't, and that led the nation's biggest milk producer to file for bankruptcy Tuesday. Dean Foods blamed a decadeslong drop in milk consumption that has seen people turn to alternatives like soda, juice and almond milk. The Dallas company said it may sell itself to...
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Johnny Lopez
November 12, 2019 - 11:04 am
Losing your cool when training your pup is not only mean, but it can also affect your pet. A distressing new study asserts that screaming at your dog and other types of negative reinforcement can leave lasting adverse effects on their mental health, reported People . Yelling at Dogs Has Negative,...
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Texas Veterans for Medical Marijuana
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Chris Fox
November 12, 2019 - 9:41 am
This year’s Veterans Day parade in Austin was complete with war heroes, marching bands and thousands lining Congress Avenue to watch. But 21 year Army vet David Bass, the founder of Texas Veterans for Medical Marijuana (TVFMM) found himself and his group on the sidewalk, blocked from participating.
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Alan Scaia
November 12, 2019 - 7:30 am
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Shelters and the City of Dallas are communicating with each other to make sure homeless people have a place to stay with temperatures below freezing. Tuesday morning, DFW Airport reached 23 degrees, and many areas reported wind chills around 10. Churches in Dallas say they had...
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Susan Darwin
November 12, 2019 - 7:15 am
GARLAND (1080 KRLD) - The school day has been cancelled at Garland High School because of a gas leak. Atmos crews are working on repairs, according to reports. This only affects Garland High School. All other Garland ISD campuses are open and operating as normal. Update - Garland High School is...
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