15 August 2022


Northeastern farmers face new challenges with severe drought (10)
By Associated Press August 15, 2022 PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Vermont farmer Brian Kemp is used to seeing the pastures at Mountain Meadows Farm grow slower in the hot, late summer, but this year the grass is at a standstill. That's "very nerve-wracking" when you're grazing 600 to 700 cattle, said Kemp, who manages an organic beef farm in Sudbury.
Olympic gold medallist Nicola Adams and girlfriend Ella Baig reveal name of first child (4)
The couple have been together for four years and their journey to parenthood began in 2020 when they started IVF using Adams' egg fertilised via a sperm donor who resembled Baig. Monday 15 August 2022 11:07, UK Image: Ella Baig and Nicola Adams appear in this week's edition of Hello! magazine.
Readers sound off on border crossings, Yankees announcers and Rikers Island (2)
By Voice of the People New York Daily NewsAug 15, 2022 at 3:00 am Are migrants only an issue if they get to NYC? Plover, Wis.: I am fully aware that Democratic mayors have broken our Constitution with illegal sanction cities.
4.5-magnitude earthquake rocks parts of Ilocos (3)
Published August 15, 2022, 6:53 PM by Ellalyn De Vera-Ruiz (PHIVOLCS) The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) has recorded a 4.5-magnitude earthquake in Ilocos Norte Monday afternoon, Aug. 15. Phivolcs said the quake struck 10 kilometers (km) southeast of the municipality of Carasi in the province of Ilocos Norte at 4:19 p.m. The earthquake was felt at Intensity IV (moderately strong) in Carasi,
WHO renames two monkeypox variants to avoid geographic references (2)
by Julia Mueller - 08/14/22 12:18 PM ET The World Health Organization (WHO) announced Saturday that it renamed variants of the virus monkeypox as it looks to counter concerns about the original naming conventions. "Newly identified viruses, related diseases & virus variants are given names to avoid causing offence to any cultural, social, national, regional, professional, or ethnic groups, & minimize the negative impact on trade,
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