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US tourist a victim of floods in Nepal

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Officials in Nepal say a tourist from United States died while trying to cross a flooded river in western Nepal and an overcrowded boat crossing another swollen river capsized leaving at least two people missi...

Cross River Fiber gets snapped up by Ridgemont Equity Partners

Ridgemont Equity Partners is cashing in on the emerging dark fiber opportunity by reaching a deal to acquire Cross River Fiber.

Ridgemont Moves Into Cross River Fiber

Private equity money found another metro fiber home this morning, as Ridgemont Equity Partners has announced a deal to acquire a majority stake in Cross River Fiber.   The company’s current management, led by CEO Vincenzo Clemente, will continue to hold a substantial stake in the company, and will keep on doing what they’ve been doing […]

Shapeshifter James O’Keefe Dresses Up As Osama Bin Laden, To Prove How Vulnerable The Border Is

“I just returned from the border with shocking new video—video that will outrage you,” James O’Keefe III writes. “I dressed up like Osama bin Laden and crossed the Rio Grande river from Mexico to the United States.” Yes, he dressed up the guy that was killed on Obama’s watch. Gawker reports: His guide through the [...]

Fox News Host Isn't Amused By O'Keefe's Osama Bin Laden Border Crossing Stunt

Fox News host Eric Bolling derided the antics of controversial conservative filmmaker James O'Keefe's latest political stunt, which featured a video of him crossing the Rio Grande River in a mask of Osama Bin Laden. Controversial filmmaker...Show More Summary

James O'Keefe Is Getting Desperate as Hell, Part MCMXVII

"I just returned from the border with shocking new video—video that will outrage you," James O'Keefe III writes. " I dressed up like Osama bin Laden and crossed the Rio Grande river from Mexico to the United States." This will be just the thing to make right-wing ratfuckery sexy again! Read more...

Jason Day takes off shoes, crosses river and still somehow makes par at the PGA Championship

It was quite the adventure for Jason Day early on at the PGA Championship. The 26-year-old Australian was in the final group with Rory McIlroy, but hit an errant tee shot on the second hole and was forced to take off his shoes and wade...Show More Summary

Assisting South Sudanese Refugees in Ethiopia

At the Pagak border crossing between South Sudan and Ethiopia, the border is marked by a simple bridge over the river.  Two flags hang side-by-side from bamboo poles.

Video: How Often Capital Bikeshare Riders Cross The Region's Rivers

In 2013, 3 percent of Bikehsare trips were made between two of the four jurisdictions where bikes are available. [ more › ]

2014 PGA Championship: Louie Hits It Longest

2 weeks agoSports / Golf : Armchair Golf

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - My first drive to Valhalla Golf Club for the 2014 PGA Championship was better than expected. A kind person let me in on the Indiana side of the I-65 bridge that crosses the Ohio River. I then got on I-71 north and was...Show More Summary

Revealed: Boris Johnson’s plan to land at No.10

So Boris has made his great leap. The blond king over the water has revealed his plans to cross the river, return to Parliament and assume what he believes is… Continue reading The post Revealed: Boris Johnson’s plan to land at No.10 appeared first on Spectator Blogs.

A(nother) Bangladesh Ferry Capsize

A rescue operation is underway in central Bangladesh after a ferry carrying up to 250 passengers capsized while crossing a river. Scores of people are said be missing…

Over 100 Feared Dead After Ferry Capsizes in Bangladesh

Over 100 people are missing and presumed dead after a ferry crossing the Padma River in central Bangladesh capsized Monday morning. Local media outlets estimate that there were at least 250 people on board when bad weather struck the river, causing the vessel to overturn. Read more...

Crews try to keep Sierra National Forest fire from crossing river

Firefighters have slowly begun to make progress against a growing 7,000-acre wildfire burning in the Sierra National Forest, officials reported Thursday.

John Blust – coal ash and the eccentric in a safe seat

3 weeks agoUS Politics / Liberal : BlueNC

By John Sanford Friedrich This story was cross posted from A toxic slurry of selenium and arsenic can bubble discretely for decades only to spill out and imperil life along miles of rivers and lakes. So too...Show More Summary

Mayfly Swarm Shows Up on Weather Radar

4 weeks agoOdd : Neatorama

The forecast for La Crosse, Wisconsin, is for continuing mayflies. According to the National Weather Service, conditions are perfect for the emergence of mayflies along the upper Mississippi River, and the area teems with them every year. The swarm this year is thick enough to be caught on weather radar. What does it look like on the ground? Like this:

Bug Swarm So Big It Shows Up On Radar

Anyone who’s easily creeped out by insects might want to skip this story. On Sunday, a massive swarm of mayflies exploded from the bottom of the Mississippi River and spread from the area near La Crosse, Wisconsin to breed. Yahoo! News reported that this year’s summer breeding season resulted in such an enormous spawn of

Massive Mayfly Emergence From the Mississippi River Caught on Radar

last monthOdd : Laughing Squid

A mayfly emergence from the Mississippi River near and around La Crosse, Wisconsin on the evening of July 20th produced a massive result on radar. Reports came in of swarms and piles — yes, piles — of mayflies gathering throughout the area. The National Weather Service’s La Crosse, Wisconsin Weather Forecast Office keeps track of [...]

Nigeria Cocoa Shipment Resumes

Exporters have resumed loading of cocoa shipments in Nigeria's second-largest producing area, Cross Rivers state, after the state government suspended on Friday a levy on bean exports,

Many Rivers to Cross Nominated for Emmy

PBS is making its mark in the Emmy Awards, with 11 nominations for nine programs, the L.A. Times reports.

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