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Warming Earth heading for hottest year on record
Updated Oct 20, 12:16 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” Earth is on pace to tie or even break the mark for the hottest year on record, federal meteorologists say. That's because global heat records have kept falling in 2014, with September the latest example. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Monday that last month the globe averaged 60.3 degrees Fahrenheit (15.72 degrees Celsius). That was the hottest ...
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Garrett shuns contract talk with hot Dallas start
Updated Oct 20, 05:04 PM
IRVING, Texas (AP) â€” Add Jason Garrett to the list of questions about new contracts facing Cowboys owner Jerry Jones. Dallas is already watching the price go up for receiver Dez Bryant and DeMarco Murray, the first running back in NFL history to start a season with seven straight 100-yard games. And now Garrett has his first six-game winning streak after the season started with him on the ...