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REGINA — A man is facing charges after breaking into a home and stealing a vehicle, early Saturday morning. Police say officers responded to a call in east Regina after a man reportedly broke into a residential home armed with a knife. When he was confronted, he dropped the knife and fled. No one was …

Amphan, which was the most powerful cyclone ever recorded in the Bay of Bengal before it weakened, ripped apart homes, tore down trees, washed away bridges and left large predominately rural areas without power or communications. The state of West Bengal’s Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Wednesday at least 12 people had died in …

A Purdue University alumnus is using technology his team created to improve school safety to help fight the spread of COVID-19. (Image provided) Download image WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – A Purdue University alumnus now is using technology his team created to improve school safety to help fight the spread of COVID-19. Daniel Lee, who received …

Raytheon Technologies donated $3 million worth of personal protective equipment and charter transportation to the State of Connecticut to aid first responders and health care workers on Sunday. Raytheon Technologies Delivers PPE The donation included 455,000 KN95 medical masks, 325,000 surgical masks, 120,000 protective coveralls and 4,500 ICU coveralls, according to Governor Ned Lamont. “Many …

Danielle Nelson’s best monitor for the emissions billowing out of the oil refineries and chemical plants surrounding her home: The heaving chest of her 9-year-old asthmatic son. On some nights, the boy’s chest shudders as he fights for breath in his sleep. Nelson suspects the towering plants and refineries are to blame, rising like a …

AUSTIN, Texas — Editor’s note: The video published above is a KVUE report about The Salvation Army facility in Downtown Austin closing for cleaning. Austin Public Health (APH) epidemiologists said they are investigating nine clusters of COVID-19 cases in Austin-Travis County as part of efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19. APH defines a cluster as …

Lux Communities manages 11 properties in the Fargo-Moorhead area, seven in Grand Forks and one in Sioux Falls, S.D. As the pandemic proliferated in the United States, Lux Communities President Donna Block began to mobilize the company’s response. “We met as a leadership team to discuss how quickly we needed to move and what protocols …

A North Texas company is behind new technology that helps connect health officials with travelers at risk of coronavirus. MTX Group in Frisco was contacted by the New York State Department of Health after John F. Kennedy International Airport was designated as one of several airports nationwide that processes travelers from China. Das Nobel, the …

Hundreds of young people have been removed from a controversial police list of alleged gang members after claims that it is discriminatory and blighted their life chances, the Guardian has learned. The Metropolitan police’s gangs matrix, which the force says is a vital tool in tackling violence in London, has been found to be breaking …

Monica Mendez and Jessica Chow both faced unplanned pregnancies at a young age. Each made a different choice. “When I saw the pregnancy stick, I thought my life was over,” said Chow, who decided to have an abortion. “I don’t want to do this, I want to keep my child,” Mendez, who had her child, …