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NASA Satellite To Measure Sea Level Rise

(CNN) - NASA is launching a new satellite into space, that will monitor global sea levels. Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich is designed to monitor earth's oceans. The joint U.S.-European mission is scheduled to launch from Vandenberg Air Force base in…

Deliveries Help Lift Chipotle Sales

(CNN) - Get ready to potentially shell-out more cash if you like Chipotle showing up on your doorstep. The restaurant reports it saw a 14% spike in revenue last quarter thanks to deliveries. But, that also comes with a…

Unemployment Claims Rise For 2nd Week In Row

(CNN) - First-time unemployment claims rose for a second week in a row. It's another sign America's economic recovery is struggling thanks to the surge of coronavirus cases. 1.4 million people filed for initial jobless claims last week. That's…

France Reports Highest Daily Rise In A Month

(CNN) - France reported on Wednesday its highest daily increase of coronavirus cases in over a month with nearly 1,400 new infections; according to the French National Health Agency. Agency data also revealed the number of COVID-19 patients hospitalized…

COVID-19 Cases Rise After Memorial Day Weekend

Governors across the country re-opened businesses and lessened restrictions after COVID-19 numbers began to fall. After a sudden spike in coronavirus cases, Memorial Day Weekend may be to blame. The Georgia…

Mexico Sees Largest Single-Day Rise In Deaths, Cases

(CNN) - Mexico has recorded its largest single-day rises in both new COVID-19 cases and deaths since the start of the outbreak. Mexican health officials reported 3,455 new cases on Tuesday evening, for a total of 74,560. Authorities also…

AAA: Georgia Pump Prices Continue to Rise

NEWS RELEASE ATLANTA, GA., (May 18, 2020) — Georgia gas prices  increased slightly at the pump compared to a week ago.  Georgia motorists are now paying an average price of $1.66 per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline. Monday's state average is 2 cents more than a week ago, 2 cents less than…

Car Prices Rose Just 1% This Year

(CNN) - It's been a lousy year for car sales. Kelley Blue Book is reporting the average price for a light vehicle is up just one percent. Sales numbers are down more than two percent and vehicles are staying…

Study: Marijuana Use Rising Among College Students

(CNN) - College students are putting down cigarettes; in favor of joints. A study found marijuana usage is growing among young adults. Researchers looked at data from 2002 to 2016 to identify trends in smoking. Marijuana increased in popularity…

Vaping-Related Injuries/Deaths Rise

(CNN) - Cases of vaping-related lung disease continues to rise across the country. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say it has confirmed 1,888 cases. 37 people in 24 states have died. The CDC says the lung injuries…