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SCIENCE AND TECH

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Harbor Seal Makes Home on Hudson River Near Saugerties

By Jonny Lupsha, News Writer | Jan 14, 2022

A young harbor seal said “No thanks” to life in the ocean, opting for the Hudson River. Officials believe he was abandoned as a pup before making the unprecedented move of living life inland. Seals are carnivorous marine mammals. […]

U.S. AND WORLD

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Deadly Blazes in Cities Prompt Look at Residential Fire Trends, Prevention

By Jonny Lupsha, News Writer | Jan 20, 2022

“Stop, Drop and Roll” is one step of fire safety, but others await. Recognizing the trends in residential fires and taking steps to prevent them is vital. Lethal fires in Philadelphia and the Bronx show the dangers of fires. […]

HEALTH AND LIFESTYLE

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New Player-Specific Football Helmets Could Reduce Head Trauma

By Jonny Lupsha, News Writer | Jan 10, 2022

Concussions and other head injuries have plagued sports for decades. From football to lacrosse to baseball, players often develop debilitating or even fatal health complications from physical impact. Advancements in helmet design may help. […]