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US Central Command: Drone Airstrike Outcome Indicates ISIS-K Planner Killed in Nangarhar Province Afghanistan

142 The U.S. military reported Saturday, August 28, 2021 that a drone strike was used to kill a member of the Islamic State group’s Afghanistan affiliate on Saturday. Biden authorized the drone strike, which was […]

Asian Giant Hornet Nest found near Blaine, Washington at the base of a tree trunk on Thursday, August 19, 2021 (SOURCE: Washington State Department of Agriculture)
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First Asian Giant Hornet Nest of 2021: Hornet Controversially Named “Murder Hornet” Found Near Blaine, Washington

198 OLYMPIA – The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA), Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA), and USDA’s Animal Plant Health Inspection Service (USDA APHIS) found the first Asian giant hornet nest of 2021 on Thursday, […]

This illustration, created by Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), reveals ultrastructural morphology exhibited by coronaviruses. Note the spikes that adorn the outer surface of the virus, which impart the look of a corona surrounding the virion, when viewed electron microscopically. A novel coronavirus, named Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), was identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China in 2019. The illness caused by this virus has been named coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)
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Governor Pritzker Announces Indoor Mask Requirement and COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement for Healthcare Workers, Teachers and Staff, Higher Education

163 CHICAGO – As COVID-19 infection and hospitalization rates across the state continue to increase, particularly in downstate communities with the lowest vaccination rates, Governor JB Pritzker and IDPH Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike announced on […]

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13 US Service Members Killed: Suicide Bomb Explosion Near Kabul Airport, Two Explosions Reported in Kabul, Afghanistan

761 Pentagon briefing on explosions near Afghanistan’s Kabul airport on Thursday, August 26, 2021. YouTube Tips ⓘ Afghan news station 1TV News reports that a bomb exploded, and US official Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby […]

Arlington Heights Police Department Chief and Traffic Enforcers (SOURCE: IACP)
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Arlington Heights Police Department Tops Awards at IACP Traffic Safety Challenge Breakfast 2020-2021

659 The Arlington Heights Police Department was recently awarded First Place in the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Illinois Traffic Safety Challenge for municipal police departments with 101 to 250 sworn officers. The […]

Cook County Sheriff's Office shots fired investigation on Nichols Road near Jennifer Lane at Country Glen Apartments
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Shots Fired at Apartment Complex on Nichols Rd Near Jennifer Ln, Unincorporated Arlington Heights NEWS

1,735 Shots fired investigation on Nichols Rd near Jennifer Ln, at the Country Glen Apartments in unincorporated Arlington Heights. YouTube Tips ⓘ Cook County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded about 2:30 p.m. Thursday, August 19, 2021 […]