Click here for reuse options! Evidence mounts that aggressive sweeps are aimed at jurisdictions that limit collaboration with federal immigration authorities. As Attorney General Jeff Sessions doubles down on President Donald Trump’s...Show More Summary
KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepal is urging climbers on Mount Everest, the world's highest peak, to help remove garbage from a camp abandoned two years ago after an earthquake triggered avalanches killing 18 people, as officials prepare to handle a rush of climbers.
One morning near the end of her long-shot congressional campaign, 25-year-old Erin Schrode rolled over in bed, reflexively checked her cellphone — and burst into tears. With mounting horror, she … Click to Continue »
KENS reports that some Cibolo, Texas, residents are hoping to stop construction of the private toll road that the Texas Turnpike Corporation has agreed with the city to develop. The post Residents Mounting Opposition to TX Turnpike Corp. Private Toll Road Project appeared first on Toll Roads News.
Last year UNESCO passed an anti-Israel resolution which denied Jewish connections to the Temple Mount and Western Wall in Jerusalem and designated it as only a Muslim holy site. This became a real controversy among Jews and Christians who recognize the true Biblical and historical backgrounds and religious significance of the sites. Now the UN […]
5 Series plus 4 cylinders is beautiful math, the evidence mounts that people are done with driving, and Cooley's Top 5 electric SUVs.
Knee replacement surgery for patients with osteoarthritis, as currently used, provides minimal improvements in quality of life and is economically unattractive, according to a study led by Mount Sinai researchers and published today in the BMJ. Show More Summary
The Washington Post either ruined or made your day on Tuesday when it published a bit of an analysis that suggests spiders could eat every human on Earth in one year if they really wanted to. Now musician John Darnielle of the Mountain...Show More Summary
A new report says people in the movie business are “scared stiff” — and for good reason. The report by Variety says “there is mounting anxiety among theater owners, studio executives, filmmakers, and cinephiles that the lights may be starting...
In an effort to raise environmental consciousness and reforest Mount Olivella, a mountain in Southern Italy, Spanish artist Escif has created Europe’s largest artwork—by planting a lot of trees in the shape of a battery onto the bald part of the mountain. Show More Summary
Stuck in an East African prison camp in 1943, Italian POW Felice Benuzzi needed a challenge to regain his sense of purpose. He made a plan that seemed crazy -- to break out of the camp, climb Mount Kenya, and break back in. In this week's...Show More Summary
In these times of economic uncertainty, many people are looking to cut costs wherever possible. So as pressure on pocket books continues to mount, highly resourceful household CEOs have begun visiting local auction houses for great deals on … groceries. That’s not a typo, folks. There are actual auction houses out there that specialize and […]
[...] Uber's report comes as pressure mounts on the company in light of sexual harassment claims by a former employee, the antics of its embattled CEO Travis Kalanick and ongoing criticisms of a boorish "brogrammer" culture. Other technology...Show More Summary
With declining ridership and mounting vehicle maintenance costs for the two aging converted bus chassis, the trolley service's leadership has opted to reduce the service to weekends and holidays.
Between North Korea’s recent missile tests and joint U.S.-South Korea military drills, tensions have been mounting since President Trump took office. Trump said, “I had meetings on North Korea, who's acting very, very badly. I will tell you he is acting very badly.” The “he” that Trump is referring to is North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un. Show More Summary
Americas The US Army Research Laboratory is exploring the possibility of giving troops a body-worn weapons mount, or “third arm,” that would decrease the weight of combat loads carried by soldiers and free up their hands for other tasks. Weighing less than 4 pounds, the Laboratory is testing the body-worn weapon mount with the M4 […]
Mount Eerie, the musical project of songwriter and producer Phil Elverum, has a new album and it’s a personal and moving journey into the loss of Elverum’s wife, Genevieve. He wrote on his site about the process of creating the album: August 31st to Dec.
All House Intelligence Committee meetings have been canceled for the week as pressure mounts for the committee chair, Rep. Devin Nunes, to step down for withholding information from the committee and instead sharing that information with the subject… Read The post All House Intel Committee Meetings Canceled as Pressure Mounts for Nunes to Step Down appeared first on Towleroad.
After running a deficit of $200,000, Eugene Opera’s general director Mark Beudert says he won’t renew his contract, which ends in June. The company has cancelled the rest of its season. The future looks bleak.
Check out these spectacular images of one of the most famous volcanoes in the world.