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Few Wells Are Tested For Contamination After Massive Flooding From Hurricanes Florence And Michael

By Rebecca Beitsch Hundreds of thousands of homes in the Southeast may have had their wells inundated by record-level floodwater resulting from major hurricanes this year, yet only a fraction have been tested for harmful contaminants. That’s because North and South Carolina, Florida and Georgia — like most other states — don’t require routine testing […]

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Olympic Gold Medalist Michael Johnson Says He Recently Had a ‘Transient Ischemic Attack’

Olympic gold medal-winning sprinter Michael Johnson recently revealed on Twitter that he experienced a “mini stroke.” “Last week I rather surprisingly suffered what's known as a Transient Ischemic Attack or mini stroke,” Johnson, 50, wrote. “The good news is I'm back at home with my family, cleared of any heart issues and have already made […]