Smoke from western wildfires to permeate Colorado, Front Range once again Tuesday

Smoke from West Coast wildfires will drift back into Colorado on Tuesday, creating moderate to unhealthy ozone concentrations for people with asthma and other lung ailments along the Front Range. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment also issued an air quality health advisory across northern and western portions of the state due to smoke. The advisory began Tuesday

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Record-breaking Western heat wave raises concerns about health, safety

More On: extreme weather Heat wave bakes southwest US as California issues emergency order Experts say UK is losing race to adapt to climate change ‘It’s going to be gross outside’: NYC heat wave will get worse, forecasters say Hurricanes to threaten more than 32 million US homes The record-breaking heat wave baking western states for the fifth straight day

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Majority of Western Colorado University faculty want president fired for comparing Jan. 6 riot to BLM protests

The majority of faculty at Gunnison’s Western Colorado University have turned against the public college’s president, Greg Salsbury, after he equated the Jan.6 insurrectionists with Black Lives Matters protesters. While faculty voted to oust him, the ability to fire or retain Salsbury lies with the Western Colorado University Board of Trustees. Salsbury declined an interview request Monday. The uproar kicked

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Chinese and Western Zodiac Sign: What is a Taurus Water Dog in astrology?

CHINESE astrology and Western astrology have their own types of zodiac signs to determine personality types and characteristics. The Taurus Water Dog applies to those born in 1982 between the April and May months. ?  Follow all our latest stories on the Chinese Zodiac. Characteristics of the Male Taurus Water Dog Picture an adorable, loyal pup, panting breathlessly, awaiting its

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Masked and standing apart, the world tiptoes out of lockdown

ROME/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Italy and the United States were among a slew of countries tentatively easing coronavirus lockdowns on Monday to revive economies as global deaths neared a quarter of a million. World leaders and organisations pledged $8 billion to fund research, manufacture and distribution of a possible vaccine and treatments, many hoping explicitly to ensure that no country on

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Italian Senate lifts immunity of defiant Salvini over migrant boat

ROME (Reuters) – Italian senators voted on Wednesday to lift immunity for far-right leader Matteo Salvini, opening the way for a potentially career-ending trial over accusations that he illegally detained migrants at sea last year. The decision gives magistrates in Sicily the go-ahead to press charges over his decision to keep more than 100 migrants blocked aboard a coastguard ship

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