Las Cruces, New Mexico
February 22, 2020, 3:13 pm
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humidity: 40%
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sunset: 5:58 pm
 

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Midwest, East coast temperatures turn mild as storms forecasted for West coast

iStock(NEW YORK) — There is one more chilly morning to get through before a mild weekend sets in throughout much of the Midwest and Northeast.

How scuba diving is helping save disabled veterans’ lives

iStock/Loren Mariani(LOS ANGELES) — Kelly McCumiskey will never forget the day she decided to try scuba diving. Suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and confined

World News

Coronavirus cases in South Korea up to 433 overnight

iStock/nigelcarse(SEOUL, South Korea) — South Korea’s number of newly confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus more than doubled Saturday to a total of 433 —

Sunscreen pollution accelerating demise of coral reefs, experts say

iStock/johnandersonphoto(NEW YORK) — The Earth’s coral reefs, some of the most diverse and valuable ecosystems in the world, are facing a number of serious threats.

Health News

Health experts warn life-saving coronavirus vaccine still years away

iStock/mrtom-uk(PARIS) — Top health experts from around the world are mobilizing to combat the novel coronavirus that has infected more than 77,000 people worldwide. The

One-third of parents are delaying giving vaccines to their children: Study

iStock(NEW YORK) — One-third of children between the ages of 19-35 months don’t receive vaccines on time, leaving them vulnerable to preventable infectious diseases, and

Business News

Wells Fargo agrees to $3 billion settlement over fake accounts

wdstock/iStock(WASHINGTON) — The U.S. Department of Justice and Wells Fargo have agreed to a $3 billion settlement that includes the bank admitting to wrongdoing. A

‘More sports cars’: Jaguar’s new design chief makes the case for fewer SUVs

Jaguar Land Rover(NEW YORK) — Julian Thomson does not want to talk about SUVs. A perfect world for the 58-year-old Brit, who replaced Ian Callum

Latest News

iStock/nigelcarse(SEOUL, South Korea) — South Korea’s number of newly confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus more than doubled Saturday to a total of 433 — an eightfold jump in just four days. “The situation is entering a new phase,” Vice Health and Welfare Minister Kim Kang-lip told reporters. But theRead More →

iStock/johnandersonphoto(NEW YORK) — The Earth’s coral reefs, some of the most diverse and valuable ecosystems in the world, are facing a number of serious threats. Beyond large-scale events like climate change, local stressors, including persistent sunscreen pollution, are contributing to their destruction, experts say. While coral communities can be foundRead More →