Dogs Can Sniff Out Stress With Incredible Accuracy: Study

Two of dogs’ greatest attributes are their acute sense of smell – about 10,000 times that of humans – and their incredible empathy. A new study published in PLOS One shows canines can utilize both these abilities to sniff out stress. Stress Has a Smell That Dogs...
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Heart Block (First Degree) in Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

Heart block (first degree) in dogs happens when electrical impulse transmissions in the heart are delayed. The condition might not produce any symptoms. Unfortunately, certain dog breeds are most at risk of the condition. Those breeds include Dachshunds and Cocker Spaniels. Thankfully, in many cases of the condition, no treatment...
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Shareef O'Neal says he's cleared up disagreement with his father, Shaq, over entering NBA Draft

Shareef O'Neal was a somewhat unconventional NBA Draft prospect. While he was at one time a top high school recruit, he averaged just 2.6 points per game at the collegiate level for LSU and UCLA. That's not the sort of player that typically enters the draft early, but O'Neal, who still had eligibility left, did just that earlier this year. It wasn't a decision that his famous father, former Los Angeles Lakers great Shaquille O'Neal, agreed with.
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Blue Jays vs Mariners: Wild Card Game 1 live stream, TV channel, odds, time, pitching matchup for MLB playoffs

The Toronto Blue Jays and Seattle Mariners meet in Game 1 of the best-of-three Wild Card Series on Friday. In keeping with the rules of the new postseason structure, all games of this series will be hosted by the higher-seeded Blue Jays. The winner of this series will advance to the best-of-five American League Division Series to face the AL West-champion Houston Astros.

Tanger Outlets Fort Worth Hosts Community Job Fair, Oct. 8

Tanger Outlets Fort Worth invites community members looking for work with industry leaders to attend its Community Job Fair on Oct. 8 from noon – 4 p.m. More than 20 of Tanger Outlets Fort Worth’s premier brands and community businesses will be hiring for both full-time and part-time roles to fill open positions in sales, merchandising, stocking, administration, security and more! Tanger Outlets Fort Worth retailers that will be hiring include Nike, Bath & Body Works, Fossil, Columbia and more shopper favorite brands! Several local businesses will also be joining the Job Fair including UPS, FedEx Ground, US Army, Chicken Salad Chick, Walgreens and many more.

Weather Works with Alexis – Oct. 6, 2022

If you’ve followed my weather works segments this year, you’ll recall my explanation of the heat index. Today, we’re going to talk about the wind chill, and how wind makes all the difference as we enter the cooler months. I’ll admit that it is odd to discuss...

1 Dead, 5 Injured in Stabbing Attack in Las Vegas

Six people were stabbed, one fatally, in an attack just before noon Thursday in Las Vegas, police said. The attack occurred in front of a casino on the Las Vegas Strip, KSNV reported. A suspect was in custody, said police, who urged people to avoid the area as the investigation...

Funding available to valley agencies for clean fleet

FRESNO, Calif. ( ) – The Valley Air District has unveiled twelve new all-electric vehicles. They are being put into service throughout the Central Valley to ultimately transition the district to a zero-emissions fleet. The District encourages other agencies to adopt clean vehicles and technologies through funding available in the Public Benefit Grant New Alternative Fuel Vehicle and Charge Up! EV infrastructure programs.

Black Americans are Native to North America, Acknowledge It!

Black Americans have a lineage to chattel slavery (or subject to enslavement or re-enslavement) in the United States of America. Black Americans were released from bondage by the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863 and the Thirteenth Amendment in 1865. A collective of African tribes (70+%), European settlers (20+%), and Indigenous (i.e., Native American and Austronesian) tribes evolved into Black Americans. Individuals listed on censuses in the United States of America from countries in Africa, the Caribbean, South/Central America, and Oceania are not Black Americans.

Jury finds man guilty of killing another in the woods

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — A man who took a friend into a wooded area, shot him, then left him to die has been found guilty. An Allen County jury on Thursday convicted Anthony Lopez, Jr., now 42, of Murder and Being a Felony Carrying a Handgun in the April 10 shooting death of William Jeffrey Kintzel, 63, in a wooded area off McCormick Avenue.

Department of Tourism partners with new app All Trails

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - It’s a better way to hike and see the beautiful fall foliage the mountain state has to offer. The West Virginia Department of Tourism is partnering with an app called “All trails” to make it happen. West Virginia is the first state to...

Man acquitted in fatal Wichita shooting sentenced for weapons charge

A Texas man who was acquitted in a fatal 2020 shooting in Wichita has been sentenced in connection with a weapons charge. 28-year-old Maurice Hall of Garland, Texas was found guilty in August of criminal possession of a weapon by a convicted felon. He was sentenced Wednesday to 18 months of probation along with 75 hours of community service. If Hall violates the terms of his probation, he will face an underlying sentence of ten months in prison. Hall will have a curfew of 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day, and he has authorization to transfer to Texas if that state’s court system approves.