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Newborn Whale Calves Spotted Off East Coast

Two newborn whale calves have been spotted swimming alongside their mothers in the Atlantic Ocean off the East Coast, bringing the season’s total to 19, officials said. Video taken by the Wildlife Resources Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) shows two new moms, Skittle and Dog Ear, with their babies. The department

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Far East, US shipping costs soar by 150%

THE Red Sea crisis sent ocean freight rates from the Far East to the United States spiraling by more than 150 percent, but there appears to be some relief on the horizon for shippers. The latest data released by Xeneta indicates a peak may have been reached after spot rates from the Far East and

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East scores record 211 points to beat West in NBA All-Star Game

Milwaukee Bucks guard Damian Lillard scored 39 points and drained 11 3-pointers to lead the Eastern Conference to a record-setting 211-186 win over the Western Conference in the NBA All-Star Game on Sunday night in Indianapolis, Indiana. Lillard, 33, was named NBA All-Star Game MVP for the first time after his performance. “It’s an honor,”

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Iran unveils air defense systems as Middle East tensions soar

Iran unveiled two new air defense systems on Saturday, state media reported, with tensions high in the Middle East amid the war in Gaza. “The Arman anti-ballistic missile system and the Azarakhsh low-altitude air defense system, built by the ministry of defense, were unveiled this morning,” the official IRNA news agency said. The unveiling of

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Snow Whitens ‘Pristine Wilderness’ in East Illinois

Snow was falling steadily across central and eastern Illinois on Friday, February 16. Video from Robert Suchy shows what he described as “a pristine wilderness” turning into a “winter wonderland” in Vermilion County on Friday morning. More than 1.5 inches of snow had fallen in the area by noon, while more than 5 inches fell

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