Speaking my mind

This Tuesday the nation will pause to celebrate 241 years of independence from the British Crown. Our founding fathers committed treason against their king in an effort to secure the blessings of liberty for themselves and their posterity. Most of them had wealth and they understood they could lose that or worse; loss of their lives.

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Videos

Is it heat stroke or heat exhaustion? Here's how to tell

Dr. Jesus Rodriguez of Kaiser Permanente in Fresno tells our health reporter a few ways to spot the signs of heat stroke in children and adults, plus how to prevent it.
Aleksandra Konstantinovic, Barbara Anderson The Fresno Bee
Is it heat stroke or heat exhaustion? Here's how to tell 2:44

Is it heat stroke or heat exhaustion? Here's how to tell


NASA’s Juno spacecraft captures Jupiter's 'Southern Lights' 0:17

NASA’s Juno spacecraft captures Jupiter's 'Southern Lights'

Know the signs of heat stress and exhaustion in pets 1:54

Know the signs of heat stress and exhaustion in pets

Diabetic? Hot weather is not your friend. What you need to know. 1:56

Diabetic? Hot weather is not your friend. What you need to know.