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Monmouth Park cancels horse races due to excessive heat

Monmouth Park cancels horse races due to excessive heat

As a heat wave continues to blaze across a large part of the United States, Monmouth Park in New Jersey has canceled all horse races set for Sunday. Eleven races, including the $75,000 Spruce Fir, were canceled due to the high temperatures. The park is in Oceanport, where CNN Weather put the heat index —…MORE

3 of 4 teens who escaped a juvenile jail have been recaptured in Florida, officials say

3 of 4 teens who escaped a juvenile jail have been recaptured in Florida, officials say

Three of four teenagers who escaped from a juvenile justice facility in Jacksonville, Florida, have been taken into custody again, the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said Sunday. Recaptured were Davionne Baldwin, 17; Tyjuan Monroe, 16; and Marcus Ledbetter, 17, according to a post on the department Facebook page. Tajah Bing, 16, remains at large, the agency…MORE

High temperatures continue Sunday, but a cold front will soon bring relief

High temperatures continue Sunday, but a cold front will soon bring relief

The deadly heat wave that has blanketed much of the United States is in its final day. A cold front moving through the Midwest will reach the East Coast by Monday, bringing heavy rain and cooler air, according to CNN Meteorologist Ivan Cabrera. The front will quiet days of extreme temperatures, Cabrera said. This week’s…MORE

A Hindu priest was attacked in New York, congresswoman says

A Hindu priest was attacked in New York, congresswoman says

A Hindu priest was attacked in a Queens, New York, neighborhood this week, and a suspect was arrested in the case, a congresswoman said Saturday. “I commend the NYPD for making a swift arrest in this case and I’m confident that justice will be served. I stand with the Hindu community and wish the victim…MORE

Patrick Stewart returns to Starfleet in the new ‘Star Trek: Picard’ trailer

Patrick Stewart returns to Starfleet in the new ‘Star Trek: Picard’ trailer

In the trailer for the upcoming CBS All Access series “Star Trek: Picard,” the titular captain is facing a new final frontier—retirement. Patrick Stewart’s Jean-Luc Picard is older, brooding and grounded on land in the clip unveiled Saturday at Comic-Con International in San Diego. Fret not, Trekkies. The legendary leader of the starship Enterprise quickly…MORE

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