Smog

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Name: Smog
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 9 mins ago - 17 reports

Beijing marathon choked by smog

Beijing (AFP) – Thousands of runners battled thick smog at the Beijing Marathon on Sunday, with some athletes donning masks as air pollution soared to 16 times the maximum recommended level.Organizers rejected calls to postpone the race despite the soupy ... [Published Tempo - 9 mins ago]
Entities: Beijing, Smog, Marathon
First reported 26 mins ago - Updated 26 mins ago - 1 reports

What freeze? 2014 still poised to become warmest year on record

08:00 pmWhile residents in portions of Atlantic, Cape May and Burlington counties endured their first freeze of the fall of 2014, NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center announced that last month was the warmest September on record for the planet./NCDC While ... [Published Shore News Today - 26 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Sandwiched between rain and winter, October wears sick month mantle

With the monsoon slowly but surely retreating and winter still at an arm's length, it is the unfortunate October that always wears the mantle of being the sandwiched sick month. The cool clime with the last showers is flushed away and the citizen is suddenly ... [Published Times of India - 1 hour ago]
Entities: Smog, Diwali, Inhalation
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Record high gives way to cloud, showers

SHANGHAI basked in record mid-October temperatures yesterday, with over 31 degrees Celsius recorded in suburban areas.However, the mercury is forecast to be pushed down by rain and the arrival of a cold front today.With high pressure dominating the city ... [Published Shanghai Daily - 2 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Asia distance runners deal with wrong turn, smog

This was not a good weekend to be a long-distance runner in Asia. ... [Published Greenspace - 7 hours ago]
Entities: Smog
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 2 reports

Smog affects tours to China

BEIJING, Oct 20 (Xinhua) -- Smog has badly affected China's inbound tourism, according to the latest report released Monday by China Tourism Research Institute.China hosted 129.08 million inbound tourists in 2013, down 2.51 percent year on year, ranking ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - 11 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

5 reasons low gas prices are bad

The average U.S. price for a gallon of gas is $3.144, down about 20 cents from a year ago, reports AAA. They’re paying $2.87 in Missouri, according to GasBuddy.com, and eight states are below the magical $3 a gallon. Great, right? Actually, no.Here’s ... [Published Mother Nature Network - 9 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Weibo: Smog worries execs, Qihoo admits defeat to Tencent

Beijing's notorious smog was thick in the blogosphere this past week, with tech executives sending out a flurry of cautionary messages as the city held its annual marathon. This particular issue shines an important spotlight on the fact that many of China's ... [Published South China Morning Post - 15 hours ago]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 56 reports

Beijing shrouded by smog

Buildings are shrouded in smog in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 20, 2014. (Xinhua/Luo Xiaoguang) ... [Published People.com.cn - 17 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Glory of the run outweighs fears over air quality

If not for the heavy smog that blanketed the capital city, the 34th Beijing Marathon on Sunday would have been almost flawless.It is my favorite race not only because it ranks No 1 in China in terms of its history, size and levels of participants, but ... [Published CHINAdaily.com.cn - 21 hours ago]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Beijing Marathon amid hazardous smog

<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d9ObszOVDV4&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;Beijing Marathon amid hazardous smog The Beijing Marathon saw 30000 runners take part despite the smog ... [Published Al Jazeera - YouTube - Oct 19 2014]
Entities: Smog, Marathon, Beijing
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 15 reports

XINHUA - Heavy smog in north China to ease on Monday

Heavy smog in north China to ease on MondayContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.BEIJING, Oct. 19 (Xinhua) -- The heavy smog that has shrouded some regions of north China since Saturday will ease on Monday thanks to a cold front, according to a forecast by the ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Oct 19 2014]
Entities: Smog, Xinhua (China), China

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...matter — topped 400 on Sunday, well above the 300 "hazardous" threshold officials say poses a health risk, and usually indicates people should "avoid prolonged or heavy exertion."

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Beijing's Marathon Held In “Post-Apocalyptic” Smog [Published BusinessWeek - 8 hours ago]
Are Masks Enough While Running Marathon in Beij... [Published BusinessWeek - 8 hours ago]
Beijing's marathon might have been a depressing... [Published The Independent - 9 hours ago]
5 reasons low gas prices are bad [Published Mother Nature Network - 9 hours ago]
Smog chokes Beijing marathon, but should be gon... [Published Greenspace - 9 hours ago]
Smog affects tours to China [Published Xinhua News Agency - 11 hours ago]
India’s air quality figures can't be trusted [Published Guardian.co.uk - 11 hours ago]
Smog hinders runners at Beijing Marathon [Published CBS News - 11 hours ago]
Daily digest: Pumpkin fest riot and a smoggy ma... [Published CNEWS - 12 hours ago]
Frontrunning: October 20 [Published Zero Hedge - 12 hours ago]
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Beijing Marathoners Need Facemasks And Sponges ... [Published Think Progress - 3 hours ago]
In this Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014 photo, a runner, wearing a mask to protect herself from pollutants, looks at her smartphone as she and others jog past Chang’an Avenue near Tiananmen Square shrouded in haze at the start of 2014 Beijing International Marathon ...
Asia distance runners deal with wrong turn, smog [Published Greenspace - 7 hours ago]
This was not a good weekend to be a long-distance runner in Asia. ...
Smog chokes Beijing marathon, but should be gon... [Published Greenspace - 9 hours ago]
When cold wind didn’t arrive as expected, participants in the annual Beijing Marathon had to endure the 26-mile race in the thick smog surrounding the city. But world leaders coming to China’s capital for an APEC summit in November won’t need to put all ...
Frontrunning: October 20 [Published Zero Hedge - 12 hours ago]
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Proudly Hailed [Published Slate Magazine - Jul 03 2014]
Smog, subsidies set to energize China's electri... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Jun 03 2014]
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