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HOUSTON -- The Houston Astros have fired manager Bo Porter in his second season with the club.
An ocean conservation group dives into the gritty world of congressional politics.
California legislators, and farmers, begin to adjust well-drilling practices to suit a drier reality.
Getting farms to produce more food may not be the answer to all the world's problems. But it's a problem we're still going to need to answer somehow.
A reader tries to ease his bottled-water guilt by using the bottle more than once. Umbra tells him to put a cork in it.
Everybody on the internet these days wants to create the next viral sensation. How did ALS's ubiquitous ice bucket challenge pull it off?
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One more shot at the playoffs for Adam Dunn before he says he's probably done.
Seventeen critically endangered juvenile Siamese crocodiles were just released into an area of protected wetland in Lao PDR by the Wildlife Conservation Society, according to recent reports. The relatively small (20-39 inches) 1-2 year old crocs were raised in protected facilities managed by local communities working with the WCS. Show More Summary
Starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu and third baseman Juan Uribe were activated from the 15-day disabled list Sunday for the Dodgers’ series finale against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park.
T.J. Dillashaw is seeking to make a final mark in the Ultimate Fighting Championship as something more than a belt-holder.
A new challenge for Ronda Rousey emerged Saturday when Brazilian Bethe Correia (9-0) scored a second-round technical knockout of Rousey’s friend from Venice, Shayna Baszler, at UFC 177.
It may not be something that you’ve ever given any thought to, but there are literally thousands of fishing traps that are lost or simply abandoned every year in US waters — what happens to these traps after being abandoned? It should...Show More Summary
Most people may not think about plants or bacteria or fungi as being forms of life that carry on conversations with each other, but, in fact, that’s exactly what they’re doing nearly all of the time. The highly complex interactions of...Show More Summary
Recent TV series about beach living are some of the most unreal reality shows.
Geoscientist Raymond Pierrehumbert argues that carbon dioxide is always worse than shorter-lived pollutants like methane.
Bishop Gorman came to town from Henderson, Nev., on Friday night full of glitter and hype as the No. 1-ranked high school football team in America by USA Today. Who doesn't pay attention to a team that gets TMZ treatment for having the son of Snoop Dogg and the grandson of Muhammad Ali as...
There was plenty of hype surrounding Friday night's season-opening debut of high-profile prospects Darick Holmes Jr. and Darnay Holmes, and the brothers did not disappoint. Far from it, in fact.
It was a near perfect Friday night in the bustling suburb of Flushing.