NEW YORK (AP) — The nation's record-low teen birth rate stems from robust declines in nearly every state, but most dramatically in several Mountain States and among Hispanics, according to a new government report.
They are one of the most enduring mysteries and natural wonders of the United States, and their mysterious presence has long inspired fantastic tales about ghosts that haunt the steep slopes of the Linville Gorge Wilderness. But these curious natural phenomenon–whatever their real cause–may hold the key...
Zynx Health is looking for a Staff Data Scientist in West Los Angeles, CA. The post states, “Do you want to get your hands on mountains of healthcare data and create new decision support products that save lives? Do you know enough about...Show More Summary
Yesterday was the eighth day of my western states road trip. I had finally hit the wall after not getting more than six hours sleep any night and only about four hours sleep the previous two nights. I drove around the mountains of the Beaver Creek/Vail area spending time in the 8,000 to 10,000+ elevation [...]Show More Summary
The Green Mountain State just got a little greener: Vermont's legislature has voted to make the state the 17th to loosen its marijuana laws, the Times Argus reports. A bill decriminalizing the possession of under an ounce of pot has passed both chambers and is now headed to the desk...
Forget the snow-capped peaks for now and consider Colorado your next summertime destination. In warm weather, the Rocky Mountain State delivers with endless festivals and outdoor activities.
When Boise State announced that it would be returning to the Mountain West Conference in December 2012, Bronco Nation collectively let out a huge sigh of relief. The Big East, for more reasons than one, was not the right fit for the Blue and Orange. Show More Summary
Arizona has many highways taking you all over the state. These roads travel though the desert, mountains and take you to historic sites. The incredible scenery is not he only thing people have seen on their day or night time travels on the roads. Some have witness paranormal phenomena which they cannot explain. Show More Summary
Multiple encounters by a woman in the Cascades of Washington State. Listen to her account here at Cryptomundo!
Some say there is a terrible secret hiding within Mount Moriah. While the mountain stands sullen and stoic, there are many who believe that the mountain is no mountain at all. Though the naked eye sees only stone, many of the area mystics...Show More Summary
State regulators have reduced the fines and the number of citations against Disneyland over safety requirements for maintenance crews working on Space Mountain.
Lauryn Hill's sentencing Monday saw the singer's attorney claim she paid all her mountainous debts - more than $970,000 in state and federal taxes. Was that enough to keep the singer out of the slammer? No. She'll be headed to federal...Show More Summary
The Solar Impulse, an airplane traveling across the United States using only solar power, is in Phoenix today, after reaching Arizona from California Saturday. It took the plane about 20 hours to travel from Mountain View, Calif., near San Francisco.
Dandy and Chesapeake partnered with the Endless Mountains Transportation Authority to help fund the Athens station through the state Department of Environmental Protection's Alternative Fuels Incentive Grant program. The AFIG grant provided $600,000 to...
US immigration debate hits home in Mexican village (via AFP) Most of the local men have already trekked down the mountain and left the rural hamlet of Los Huesos in central Mexico in search of a better life in United States. So for the elderly, the women and the children who remain in this village [...]
The House and Senate have both agreed to a version of HB1019, the Parks and Recreation budget, and while that budget doesn’t include a $2.8 million appropriation to by the Frostfire Mountain ski resort the taxpayers are spending $750,000 on purchasing a boat marina at Lake Sakajawea State Park. Here’s Senator Krebsbach explaining the changes: [...]Show More Summary
Going into the first round, it seemed like the Golden State Warriors might as well spot the Denver Nuggets a 2-0 series lead. High in the Rocky Mountains, Denver lost only three home games during the entire regular season. When David Lee went down, some foresaw a clean sweep for the Nuggets. Show More Summary
Hunters have through May 22 to apply for special hunting permits for fall deer, elk, mountain goat, moose, bighorn sheep, and turkey seasons in Washington state. Permit winners will be selected through a random drawing conducted by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) in late June. The special permits qualify hunters to hunt [...]Show More Summary
Clint Trickett has been searching for a new school this past week and that journey has come to an end in West Virginia. According to Coley Harvey of the Orlando Sentential, the former Seminole will play quarterback for the Mountaineers. Show More Summary
The National Weather Service says some parts of the Rocky Mountains could see double-digit inches of snow today, and weather forecasters warn the wintry weather is moving east, and will affect states as far south as Texas.