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President Barack Obama is introduced at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy graduation in New London, Conn
President Barack Obama is introduced at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy graduation in New London, Conn AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
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Obama – Climate change deniers endanger national security

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) -- President Barack Obama said Wednesday the threat posed by climate change is evident all around and that those who deny the "indisputable" science that it is real are putting at risk the security of the United States and the military sworn to defend it.

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Category: Nation & World, News
New Jersey Forest Fire Service crews work a night-time prescribed burn in Jamesburg County Park in early April
New Jersey Forest Fire Service crews work a night-time prescribed burn in Jamesburg County Park in early April. (NJ Forest Fire Service)
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Wildfire threat is rated high for New Jersey

As you enjoy the full arrival of spring with temperatures around 80 degrees and lots of sunshine, take time to properly discard cigarettes and other items that could start a fire -  a Red Flag Warning has been posted for North and Central Jersey.

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As warmer months approach, controlled burns become common throughout New Jersey's forests and wooded areas. (wonelab, ThinkStock)
As warmer months approach, controlled burns become common throughout New Jersey's forests and wooded areas. (wonelab, ThinkStock)
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Warmer months mean ‘controlled burns’ in New Jersey

This is the time of year when the NJ Department of Environmental Protection conducts controlled or prescribed burns in an effort to eliminate excess fuels from the forest floor.

Read More: Warmer months mean 'controlled burns' in New Jersey | http://nj1015.com/warmer-months-mean-controlled-burns-in-new-jersey/?trackback=tsmclip

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Mike Whitesone tosses a sandbag onto his pickup truck in the Sacramento suburb of North Highlands, Calif., Wednesday.  (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
Mike Whitesone tosses a sandbag onto his pickup truck in the Sacramento suburb of North Highlands, Calif., Wednesday. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
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California storm knocks out power, delays flights

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A storm expected to be one of the windiest and rainiest in five years swept across the San Francisco Bay Area on Thursday, knocking out power to tens to thousands and delaying travel by air, train and ferry.

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