The Knickerbocker storm was a blizzard that occurred on January 27–28, 1922 in the upper South and middle Atlantic United States. The storm took its name from the resulting collapse of the Knickerbocker Theatre in Washington, D.C. shortly after 9 p.m. Show More Summary
A new study of lead pollution in the North Atlantic provides strong evidence that leaded petrol emissions have declined over the past few decades. For the first time in around 40 years, scientists have detected lead from natural sources in samples from this ocean. Show More Summary
Congress voted to override President Obama’s veto of legislation that would allow families of 9/11 victims to sue the Saudi government.
While living in Havana this summer to write an article for The Atlantic, I found myself negotiating the daily paradoxes of the Cuban system. Here's a breakdown: Tourism The Upside... You can buy high end European food in the Old City...Show More Summary
Casinos usually have games that display graphics on a monitor as you play, but they aren’t exactly video games as we know them since they rely more on chance than skill. This is […]
A new study of lead pollution in the North Atlantic provides strong evidence that leaded petrol emissions have declined over the past few decades.
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump vowed to strengthen the North Atlantic Treaty Organization during a campaign event Wednesday in Chicago, though he has been critical of the amount of money the United States has spent on the alliance in the past. "We'll work with Poland on strengthening NATO. When I am president, we will strengthen […]
(Reuters) - Tropical Storm Matthew developed into the thirteenth storm of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, the National Hurricane Center said in an advisory Wednesday.
Good morning everyone. Last week, I was talking to a friend about converting Virgin Atlantic miles into Hilton HHonors points (2:3 transfer ratio). If you are interested in the transfer process, here is a post I wrote about the process. Show More Summary
Ocean storms, California fires and an ice-free North-west Passage were among the images captured by European Space Agency and Nasa satellites last month Composite image of an active Pacific and Atlantic storm season on 30 August 2016,...Show More Summary
This article first appeared on the Atlantic Council site. The Kremlin has turned its disinformation machine on those who are investigating the shoot-down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over Ukraine in July 2014, using state employees,...Show More Summary
According to this story, the owner of several Atlantic City businesses admitted in federal court that he and his associates in one of the businesses deliberately hid profits in order to avoid paying more than $100,000 in federal taxes. Show More Summary
Once more the storm wracks gather over the Atlantic. The post Air, Fire, Water, Earth, All in a Collision appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Donald Trump reportedly cut off Clinton a total of 51 times during Monday’s presidential debate.
The next named Atlantic storm will be Matthew. There is currently a well organized stormy blob in the Atlantic, heading for the Lesser Antilles, that has a very high probability of becoming a named storm, and that could happen by Wednesday or Thursday. This seems to be a fairly fast developing storm. Also, though it…
To truly test Apple's newest wearable, I spent a week subjecting it to roller derby, dog-walking, Atlantic Ocean adventures, and more. The newest Apple Watch may not look very different from the Apple wearable we knew, loved, and occasionally...Show More Summary
The three join other music labels in seeking massive damages from a site that lets its users download songs they hear on YouTube.
The late Tom Giacabetti was a master guitarist based in Philadelphia and Atlantic City. Towards the end of his life, cut short at age 64 by a prolonged illness, he compiled several of his own compositions for some of which lyrics were set by Melissa Gilstrap, a Philly lawyer and lover of music, poet... [ read more ]
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A New York firm hopes to be the first in the world to install skill-based slot machines on casino floors in which the main determining factor in how much a player can win is his or her ability to play the game. GameCo...Show More Summary
A tiny blot of a landmass off the western coast of Ireland is curiously labeled "Imaginary Isle of O Brazil" on cartographer Thomas Jefferys's 1768 "Chart of the Atlantic Ocean." A 21st-century viewer might wonder: why include a fictional island on a map of the known world?