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  • It's Hot Enough to Cook an Egg on Your Dashboard

    It's Hot Enough to Cook an Egg on Your Dashboard
    So far this month, Medstar has responded to 40 heat-related calls. With temps in the 100's, people need to be cautious. Especially when it comes to their cars. In a matter of minutes, automobiles can heat to dangerous temps. That can cause heat...
  • Some Mavericks Fans Can't Beat the Heat

    Some Mavericks Fans Can't Beat the Heat
    Just like Mavericks fans, thesun came out in full force to the Dallas Mavericks Victory Parade on Thursday. But, unlike the NBA Champions, some fans just couldn't beat the heat. Timothy Flora said he saw a woman pass out right in front of him. "She was...
  • Don't let your Independence Day celebration be short-lived

    Don't let your Independence Day celebration be short-lived
    WICHITA, Kan., June 30, 2011 – Because the Fourth of July brings time around the water and peak summer heat, Red Cross wants residents of south-central Kansas to make sure the holiday weekend is nothing but fun. By recognizing water-safety basics...
  • Play Ball! How athletes can protect themselves from the heat

    Play Ball! How athletes can protect themselves from the heat
    When it gets really hot like today many of us head inside, but athletes from the pros to high school and even younger ones, are out in the heat, sometimes for hours. This week at the Salem Red Sox Baseball Camp, kids know it's hot out.  "You just...
  • Excessive Heat Raises Alarm for Area Fire Fighters

    Excessive Heat Raises Alarm for Area Fire Fighters
    Fire fighters in Cumberland County were forced to take breaks from the heat after a two alarm fire nearly guts a Lemoyne duplex on Wednesday afternoon. Fire broke out at a four unit apartment building on the one hundred block of Herman Avenue  during the...
  • It's not the heat; it's the humidity

    It's not the heat; it's the humidity
    Heat is the top weather related killer in the U.S. But there’s some truth in the saying, “it’s not the heat, it’s the humidity.” Because our bodies cool by evaporation, the relative humidity affects how cool we feel. If...
  • July 22, 2011-Hot! Hot! Hot!

    July 22, 2011-Hot! Hot! Hot!
    This just in to the newsroom. It's a hot summer day in July, so hot, you could fry an egg on the sidewalk, not that you'd want to eat it. Not in Hartford, or Bridgeport of course. Maybe in Greenwich where the sidewalks are paved with gold and so clean you...
  • Keeping Cool When Working Outside in Heat Wave

    Keeping Cool When Working Outside in Heat Wave
    When it's this hot outside, medical professionals say it's best to stay inside where it's cool. For some, working indoors isn't an option. David Daniels, with All Type Roofing, says the key is to keep hydrated. He makes sure that he and his co-workers...
  • Man is it hot

    For most of my life, I’ve lived in places where summers were uncomfortable, and occasionally intolerable. Muggy heat makes me almost claustrophobic at times. The National Weather Service has given us an additional measuring tool, the heat index....
  • Uptown man found in home died of heat stroke

    An autopsy done today indicated that a 59-year-old Uptown man died of heat stroke, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office. A relative found David Nikuni unresponsive in his home in the 900 block of West Gunnison Avenue at about 7:20 a.m.,...
  • Sickle cell trait: The silent killer

    Sickle cell trait: The silent killer
    Dale Lloyd II had already lifted weights with his teammates when he took the field in the Texas heat for what would be the final workout of his life. It was Sept. 24, 2006, the day after the Rice football team suffered a humiliating 55-7 loss to...
  • 4 more dead from heat-related causes

    At least four more people have been discovered dead in Cook County from heat-related causes in recent days, according to findings from the Cook County medical examiner’s office. That would bring the total from this past week’s heat wave to at...