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  • PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour | News Wrap: Extreme Heat Hits Northeast, Kills at Least 30 Nationwide | PBS

Duration: 03:08
Program: PBS NewsHour #10116
Broadcast Date: Jul. 22, 2011

The long bout of searing weather hit the Northeast with full force Friday as the death toll from the extreme conditions neared 30 nationwide. The so-called "heat dome" lingered across the Plains and the Midwest. Also, the nation's ban on gays serving openly in the military will formally end in 60 days.



Post Date: July 22, 2011