Tag: NYC

Americans Are Burning Up With Rolling Heat Waves From Seattle to NYC, Maybe Today’s A Day To Phone Someone About #ClimateChangeSolutions

The Pacific Northwest on Monday was in the midst of a heat wave never seen before. Portland, Oregon, hit 112 degrees Sunday, shattering the previous record by 5 degrees. Seattle also set a record high, hitting 104 degrees Sunday, breaking the previous record by 1 degree. Seattle also experienced its first back-to-back 100 degree days…

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NYPD officer killed in hit-and-run on Long Island Expressway in Queens, LI woman charged

An NYPD officer has died following a hit-and-run on the Long Island Expressway in Queens, authorities say. Police say the highway officer was diverting traffic on the LIE near Exit 26 after a previous crash near Francis Lewis Boulevard. They say the officer was then hit by a car that took off just before 2…

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