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'It's disintegrated': Canada's last intact Arctic ice shelf has collapsed

The Milne Ice Shelf has now been reduced in area by about 43%.

Cardinals have another positive COVID-19 test, Friday's game vs. Cubs postponed

MLB announced Friday's Cardinals-Cubs game at Busch Stadium has been postponed after another St.

Trump administration sanctions Hong Kong chief Carrie Lam over 'Orwellian' crackdown

The U.S. imposed a fresh round of sanctions on Hong Kong's chief executive Carrie Lam and 10 other officials over China's crackdown on the territory.

Frontier CEO says CDC should update coronavirus travel advice: 'Flying is not dangerous'

The CDC says travel increases the chance of getting and spreading COVID-19.

Breonna Taylor case held up by FBI ballistics tests, Kentucky Attorney General says

Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron said his office is waiting for FBI ballistics tests in investigation of police shooting of Breonna Taylor.

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East River Tidal Energy Project Nears Final Phase

Verdant Power’s East River tidal energy (RITE) project nears its finish. Three new turbines are ready, assembled on a TriFrame, and they start work this fall. By David Stone Fifteen years ago, […]

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Roosevelt Island After Isaias: Pictures

Roosevelt Island after Isaias, as pictures show, was carpeted with downed trees and branches, but the worst centered on the north end. Photos & Story by David Stone The tropical storm had […]

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Isaias Exposes RIOC Dysfunction

Tropical Storm Isaias exposes RIOC dysfunction as the state agency fumbled and bumbled its leadership role. So bad, it was almost funny. Except for the risks. By David Stone Rocked by the […]

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Promenade Bike Ban for Roosevelt Island

A Promenade bike ban for Roosevelt Island makes sense. Suggested by a reader, a ban would make the area safer and open it up for wider usage. Opinion by David Stone What […]

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