President Donald Trump's order to review national monuments covers 24 monuments established by three former presidents over more than two decades. Marianas Trench Marine National Monument, Pacific Ocean, 2009. Pacific Remote IslandsShow More Summary
On April 5, 2015, Zackary Johnson and Casey Williams, a gay couple, shared a brief kiss while walking along the sidewalk in Huntington, West Virginia. A man in a nearby car suddenly began yelling homophobic insults at them before exiting his vehicle and violently assaulting both Johnson and Williams. Show More Summary
The mountains of southern West Virginia are riddled with coal—and bullets
Nine people were killed in what prosecutors said on Sunday was a gun battle between rival drug gangs in the mountains of Mexico's west coast state of Michoacan. The battle took place Saturday and in an isolated village of the municipality...Show More Summary
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Nine people were killed in what prosecutors said on Sunday was a gun battle between rival drug gangs in the mountains of Mexico's west coast state of Michoacan.
The taps of many East Bay residents are now flowing with the crisp waters of the Sierras after a five-month hiatus. East Bay Municipal District (EBMUD) announced that customers west of the Oakland Hills would no longer receive source water from local reservoirs, as was the case since Nov. Show More Summary
Teams from the Mountain West Conference finished with a record-30 wins against nonconference opponents last season, tying the mark set in 2014. Here is a look at this season’s out-of-conference schedules ranked by toughness. San Jose State Aug. 26 vs. USF; Sept. 2 vs. Cal Poly; Sept. 9 at Texas;...
Now that Bill’s studied every team, here’s how he stacks them up. Also, here are some charts and stuff! At the end of each conference previews run-through, I take a look at how I perceive the conference's balance of power heading into the season. Show More Summary
Native cutthroat trout, an iconic part of the mountain West, thrive in cold streams. But warmer weather has allowed invaders to move in — and it's killing off the cutthroats.
San Clemente 195-pound wrestler Kyle Marshall is headed to West Virginia. The Mountaineers are coached by Sammie Henson. Marshall, a two-time CIF State qualifier, signed Wednesday morning, making him the second Triton wrestler in two years to move onto a Division 1 program. Tyler Meisinger recently completed his freshman season at Michigan. Marshall had an […]
But first, 50 minutes on the Mountain West. Godfrey’s going to be out on paternity leave at some point soon, so we went long just because. Topics: Traveling to Las Vegas on short notice THE PAPN MOUNTAIN WEST SPECTACULAR (~9 minutes):...Show More Summary
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (March 31, 2017) – Colt congratulates Team Colt shooter Maggie Reese on taking High Lady over the weekend at the 2017 Superstition Mountain Mystery 3-Gun, in the Open division. The match was held March 24-26 at the Usery Mountain Shooting Range in Mesa, AZ. Show More Summary
New Mexico has parted ways with head coach Craig Neal. After replacing Steve Alford in 2013, Neal went 76-52 in four season with the Lobos, posting a 42-30 record in Mountain West play. “The University of New Mexico is grateful for the service and dedication that Coach Neal gave to Lobo Basketball,” said Vice President […]
Sunrise over Denali (A. Stephen) The West Buttress of Denali is definitely one of the most classic mountaineering routes up one of the most iconic mountains in the world. From the beautiful position deep in the rugged Alaska Range to...Show More Summary
Chris Moore watched in awe this winter as the snow piled up on his multiple trips to Bear Valley Mountain Resort in the central Sierra. “I’ve never seen a winter quite like this,” said Moore, California regional manager for O.A.R.S. rafting company. “What all this snow means is it’s going to be...
The Mountaineers mismanaged their final possession against Gonzaga and lost because of it. The West Virginia Mountaineers had the Gonzaga Bulldogs on the ropes. The Mountaineers patented full-court trap defense rattled the Gonzaga guards. Show More Summary
The Gonzaga Bulldogs and West Virginia Mountaineers played one heck of a Sweet 16 game on Thursday at the SAP Center in San Jose…besides that final thirty seconds. With WVU in possession and in need of a three-pointer to tie the game, Jevon Carter went all And1 baller on his team and began dribbling madly and […]
The Mountaineers shot only 26.2% in foul-filled game.
What a fitting way to lose. To conclude a 51-foul, 29-turnover affair, West Virginia had a chance to prolong the agony on its final possession down 61-58 with 37.9 seconds left.The good news: the Mountaineers managed to get three shots off.The bad news: only one of those shots hit the rim, and even that one had no chance at actually dropping. Show More Summary
RTC is providing coverage from start to finish of the NCAA Tournament for the next three weeks. Gonzaga Survives and Advances (USA Today Images) Key Takeaways. The Abominable Mountaineers. West Virginia got the game it wanted. A foul-filled...Show More Summary