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  1. Heroic Bystander Jumps Into Freezing Water, Saves Baby Trapped In Overturned CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Switched

    In this Nov. 17, 2014 photo provided by Maine State Police, an SUV rests upside down in water alongside Route 6 in Kossuth Township, Maine, after Stephen McGouldrick lost control of it on the icy road. Police said Leo Moody, of Kingman, Maine, crawled into the SUV and used a knife to cut the straps off a submerged car seat to pull an infant to safety.


  2. Homeland Security Joins Push To Tackle Climate Change RisksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Switched

    Protecting the infrastructure of American cities from the effects of climate change is rising on the agenda of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, according to a top agency official. "Increasingly, we've moved not only from a security focus to a resiliency focus," said Caitlin Durkovich, assistant secretary for infrastructure protection at Homeland Security, an agency better known for its fight to curb terrorist threats.


  3. Bill Clinton Hitting The Campaign Trail For Paul LePage ChallengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Switched

    Former US President Bill Clinton moderates a panel discussion during US-Africa Business Forum on the sideline of the US-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, DC, on August 5, 2014.


  4. 'Green News Report' - July 22, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Switched

    IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Record wildfires burn a million acres in the Pacific Northwest; It's official: June 2014 was the hottest June globally on record; EPA moves to block massive Pebble Mine; California moves to block oil industry polluting groundwater; PLUS: Wanna cut your emissions? Then cut the beef... All that and more in today's Green News ... (more)


  5. Final Vote Set On Proposal To Ban Tar Sands Oil In South Portland, MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | Switched

    The South Portland City Council is set for a final vote on a proposal to ban tar sands oil from coming into the southern Maine city.


  6. Conservative Religious Group Sues To Block New Hampshire's New Abortion Clinic LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Switched

    A conservative religious group has sued the state of New Hampshire to block a law from taking effect later this week that would establish 25-foot buffer zones around clinics offering abortions.


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