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...
Ridgemont Equity Partners is cashing in on the emerging dark fiber opportunity by reaching a deal to acquire 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 […]
“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 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
"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...
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
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.
In 2013, 3 percent of Bikehsare trips were made between two of the four jurisdictions where bikes are available. [ more › ]
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
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 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 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...
Firefighters have slowly begun to make progress against a growing 7,000-acre wildfire burning in the Sierra National Forest, officials reported Thursday.
By John Sanford Friedrich This story was cross posted from http://restorenc.org/news/ 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
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:
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
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 [...]
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,
PBS is making its mark in the Emmy Awards, with 11 nominations for nine programs, the L.A. Times reports.