M. Griffith Investment Services
June 30, 2018

Candlelight vigil held for victims of Maryland newsroom shooting

WJLA(ANNAPOLIS, Md.) -- Members of the tight-knit community of Annapolis, Maryland, gathered to mourn the loss of five people who were shot and killed Thursday in the newsroom of its local newspaper, the Capital Gazette. A candlelight vigil was held in the states's capital, where hundreds of a..
June 30, 2018

The heat index accounts for moisture in the air

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The heat index is a calculated temperature value of how hot it really feels when the amount of moisture in the air is factored in with the actual air temperature outside. This value is calculated by taking the relative humidity or dewpoint value for a specific location..
June 30, 2018

Capital Gazette newspaper where 5 were killed gets outpouring of support

(ANNAPOLIS, Md.) -- Alex Wroblewski/Getty ImagesThe Capital Gazette newspaper, where a gunman killed five people, is receiving an outpouring of support from the journalism community and the public. Capital Gazette's parent company has set up a fund to raise money for families of the victims in ..
June 30, 2018

Federal program housing nearly 1,800 Puerto Ricans post-Maria coming to an end

iStock/Thinkstock(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) -- Saturday marks the final day that nearly 1,800 Puerto Ricans will receive temporary housing assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. FEMA’s transitional sheltering assistance helps natural disaster victims with temporary housing in hotels a..