As Ohio State held up the national championship trophy following the inaugural College Football Playoff, it was little wonder how it reached that mountain top—the recruiting of coach Urban Meyer. Meyer’s 2013 class alone included critical championship contributors such as Ezekiel Elliott, Joey Bosa, J.T. Show More Summary
New releases have slowed to a halt on Netflix over the past couple of weeks, but following the mountains of snow that are about to cover the Northeastern United States, a torrent of new movies and TV shows will be available to stream on Netflix. Show More Summary
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission announced last week that there will be no mountain lion season for 2015, and will instead pursue a new three-year study on the state's big cats. Commission director Jim Douglass told The Lincoln Journal Star that...
Between the towns of Benson and Wilcox, AZ, in the Dragoon Mountains on a small hill, sits a gas station, gift shop and museum next to a Dairy Queen. The large building clearly states what is inside; souvenirs, t-shirts, jewelry, gifts, museum, and in the center, "The Thing?". Show More Summary
We just finished, in 2014, the hottest year on record, further affirmation, as if any were needed, of the mounting dangers of climate change. From the boreal forest of Canada, to the Appalachian Mountains, to the Gulf of Mexico, special...Show More Summary
Colorado is rolling out some new marijuana PSA’s, and—against all odds—they aren't a total disaster. For a cool $5.7 million—culled from tax dollars the state has raked in on pot sales—Coloradans are getting their own version of the hipster “Cover Oregon” ads. Show More Summary
The Big Bend National Park and Guadalupe Mountains National Park in west Texas are places people visit when they want to reconnect with nature and visit rugged landscapes that remind them of what the western United States was like before our massive cities and miles of highways. Show More Summary
The Mountain West Conference rivalry between Colorado State and Air Force heated up during the second half of a Saturday afternoon basketball game when a struggle for a loose ball led to a headlock, which led to a punch in the back, which led to an ejection. Here’s another angle. CSU forward J.J. Avila started […]
The L.A. Times reports: California’s budget, which bounced back after years of deficits, is now being squeezed by rising healthcare costs for the poor and for retired state workers. The mountain of medical bills threatens to undermine Gov. Jerry Brown’s efforts to strengthen state finances — his central promise of the past four years. Enrollment […]
In 2014, our country went cannabis crazy, bringing to 18 the number of states decriminalizing pot. Colorado opened boutiques selling "mountain high suckers" in grape and butterscotch flavors and posted signs that proclaimed the state is "where prohibition ends and the fun begins."
While the western half of the United States often gets credited with having the country's best ski resorts, the East Coast has no shortage of mountains where skiers and snowboarders can hit the slopes. Throughout New England and theShow More Summary
United States prospective ski team members Ronnie Berlack, 20, and Bryce Astle, 19, were tragically killed in an avalanche in the Austrian mountains on Monday. According to a statement on the U.S. Ski Team website, the two skiers were...Show More Summary
New travel and culture publication The Collective Quarterly journey to Livingston, Montana for a handpicked group of creatives in their latest issue, “Absaroka,” the state’s most beautiful mountain range. Every The Collective… The post Montana Explored in The Collective Quarterly’s “Absaroka” Issue appeared first on Selectism.
Searchers on Friday found the body of an American man who had been missing in the rugged mountains in central Mexico since going on a hike four days ago. A search and rescue group for Morelos state, said a search team found the lifeless...Show More Summary
Even if foreign films have a hard time of making it in the United States, Pedro Almodóvar has managed to meet a pretty stunning level of recognition despite the fact that he has yet to make a film in English. All About My Mother andShow More Summary
Neighbors say legal Rocky Mountain industry negatively impacting their states.
In 2014, our country went cannabis crazy, bringing to 18 the number of states decriminalizing pot. Colorado opened boutiques selling “mountain high suckers” in grape and butterscotch flavors and posted signs that proclaimed the state is “where prohibition ends and the fun...
Colorado is known for its fourteeners, the term for mountains that equal or exceed 14,000 feet in elevation. You can't really get any higher in the lower 48 states, especially after Colorado legalized the use of recreational marijuana and allowed stores to open for business on Jan. Show More Summary
Years end, as everything finds an ending. Vermont Yankee is ending its 42-year run. Nuclear energy, which generated 70 percent of Vermont’s electricity, is ending in the Green Mountain state – as the year ends – as everything finds an ending. Show More Summary
If you bought someone a Keurig coffee machine for Christmas this year you might want to remove it from under the tree. Keurig Green Mountain is recalling about 6.6 million MINI Plus Brewing Systems in the United States and another 500,000 in Canada. Keurig voluntarily recalls MINI Plus K10 brewers made before July 2014. No […]