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Great North Air Ambulance trials paramedic jet suit

The kit means a paramedic can "fly" up a fell in 90 seconds rather than go 30 minutes by foot.

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12:53am PDT - September 29th, 2020

Poll: Two-thirds of voters don’t expect to know Biden-Trump winner on election night

Election administrators have been warning that a sharp increase in voting by mail could make the ballot-counting process slower.

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2:00pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

Here's why Biden might win Great Lakes states

NBC News/Marist poll shows Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin might be harder for President Trump this cycle.

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7:09am PDT - September 27th, 2020

New heat wave with gusty winds forecast for the West

A new heat wave with bone dry conditions and gusty winds is expected in the West this weekend and into next week

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5:35am PDT - September 25th, 2020

Inspired by Thunberg, veteran climate activist logs Arctic meltdown - Reuters

ABOARD 'ARCTIC SUNRISE' (Reuters) - Jailed in Russia in 2013 for trying to halt oil drilling in the Arctic, a disillusioned Paul Ruzycki switched to working on cargo ships for a while before the words of Greta Thunberg inspired him to return to his life as a …

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3:58am PDT - September 25th, 2020

Inspired by Thunberg, veteran climate activist logs Arctic meltdown - Reuters Canada

ABOARD 'ARCTIC SUNRISE' (Reuters) - Jailed in Russia in 2013 for trying to halt oil drilling in the Arctic, a disillusioned Paul Ruzycki switched to working on cargo ships for a while before the words of Greta Thunberg inspired him to return to his life as a …

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3:58am PDT - September 25th, 2020

'Total failure' on English river water quality

Pollutants still blight all of England's rivers, lakes and streams, the Environment Agency says.

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3:07pm PDT - September 17th, 2020

West Coast Wildfires Visible From Almost 1 Million Miles Away As Smoke Spreads Over 4,000 Miles

Wildfire smoke from the west coast has reached as far east as the Great Lakes region.

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3:14am PDT - September 14th, 2020

Trump, Biden Make Dueling Michigan Visits as Campaign Intensifies...

Trump, Biden Make Dueling Michigan Visits as Campaign Intensifies... (Second column, 9th story, link) Related stories:Meet first people to vote in 2020 presidential election... Pence to attend event hosted by QAnon backers... …

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5:19am PDT - September 10th, 2020

Canada's Enbridge to resume east leg of Line 5 pipeline - Reuters Canada

Enbridge Inc said on Wednesday it will restart the east segment of its Line 5 pipeline in the Straits of Mackinac after receiving authorization from the U.S. federal pipeline regulator.

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2:24pm PDT - September 9th, 2020

Thailand's oldest hippo celebrates birthday with fruit and song - Reuters India

As children and other spectators sang to mark her 55th birthday, Thailand's oldest hippopotamus Mae Mali chomped on an assortment of fruit and vegetables arranged in the shape of a cake.

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5:20am PDT - September 8th, 2020

Thailand's oldest hippo celebrates birthday with fruit and song - Reuters UK

As children and other spectators sang to mark her 55th birthday, Thailand's oldest hippopotamus Mae Mali chomped on an assortment of fruit and vegetables arranged in the shape of a cake.

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4:29am PDT - September 8th, 2020

Thailand's oldest hippo celebrates birthday with fruit and song - Reuters India

As children and other spectators sang to mark her 55th birthday, Thailand's oldest hippopotamus Mae Mali chomped on an assortment of fruit and vegetables arranged in the shape of a cake.

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4:22am PDT - September 8th, 2020

Thailand's oldest hippo celebrates birthday with fruit and song - Reuters

As children and other spectators sang to mark her 55th birthday, Thailand's oldest hippopotamus Mae Mali chomped on an assortment of fruit and vegetables arranged in the shape of a cake.

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4:21am PDT - September 8th, 2020

Why flu shots are more important than ever; Advertising watchdog slaps Telus: CBC's Marketplace Cheat Sheet

CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need from the week.

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6:00am PDT - September 6th, 2020

'Flying' electric speedboat debuts on Switzerland's lakes - Reuters

The world's first electric-powered hydrofoil speedboat, which reduces energy consumption and noise - as well as sea sickness - by "flying" above the waves, has made its debut on Switzerland’s lakes.

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12:51am PDT - September 4th, 2020

'Flying' electric speedboat debuts on Switzerland's lakes - Reuters UK

The world's first electric-powered hydrofoil speedboat, which reduces energy consumption and noise - as well as sea sickness - by "flying" above the waves, has made its debut on Switzerland’s lakes.

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12:38am PDT - September 4th, 2020

Zombie fires spark record Arctic CO2 emissions

This summer’s carbon emissions from Arctic wildfires were a third higher than last year’s levels.

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7:03am PDT - September 3rd, 2020

Kenya fears ecological disaster as two rising lakes get closer

Rising water levels along Kenya's Great Rift Valley have forced thousands of people from their homes as two lakes are getting closer, raising fear of contamination.

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9:33am PDT - August 31st, 2020

Why Kenya's Rift Valley lakes are going through a crisis

Thousands of people have been displaced and farms submerged due to heavy rains, climate change and deforestation.

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2:12am PDT - August 30th, 2020