(Portland State University) Informing residents about local water issues and involving them in local water policies are the keys to building healthy and resilient city water systems, according to a Portland State University study.
Ohio State University teamed up with Apple to build a new app aimed at new college students. As reported by local news outlet 10TV, the app’s goal is to make the transition to college easier for students by connecting to them to services available on campus… more…
A powerful earthquake shook buildings as it rocked Oaxaca state Friday.
Authored by Jeff Thomas via InternationalMan.com, Picture this: A tribal leader from a distant country visits the US. He’s brought to a large apartment building in New York City. When he gets out of the car, he looks up at the great building and is quite impressed. Show More Summary
No deaths are reported after shocks in southern Oaxaca state and Mexico City, but country remains on edge after last year’s deadly quakes A 7.2 magnitude quake rocked Mexico on Friday, causing minor damage to buildings in the southern state of Oaxaca, but with no preliminary reports of deaths. Show More Summary
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A 7.2 magnitude quake rocked Mexico on Friday, a prolonged rumble that the government said had caused minor damage to buildings in the southern state of Oaxaca, but with no preliminary reports of deaths.
The wounded Wolf Pack look to build its tourney resume against a middle-of-the-road Utah State team
Last year, British appliance manufacturer Dyson said it would devote $2.7 billion towards the development of an electric car. The plan was to build a vehicle using advanced solid state batteries and bring it to market in 2020. ThereShow More Summary
Low housing stock keeps pushing prices higher, but relief could be on the way The affordable housing crisis in the United States has been largely driven by one factor—low housing supply. With supply limited and demand increasing, home...Show More Summary
There's a tale we've all heard: A penny dropped from the top of the Empire State Building would fall at such a rate it would impale and kill anyone it hit down below.
School shootings have all but become the norm in the United States. Not many were shocked to find out that yet another school was shot up on Wednesday after a former student entered the building and killed 17 of his former classmates, injuring dozens of others. Despite having a “very disturbing” social media presence and being expelled […]
In most states with regulated, monopoly utilities, utilities are compensation based on two factors: energy sales and a return on capital spent, such as when they build a new power plant. Although energy efficiency standards have been layered on top of this model, the fundamental incentive for the utility remains “build things, get rewards for shareholders.”
Steve Kerr, coach of NBA side Golden State Warriors, has launched an attack on US politicians, the National Rifle Association (NRA) and the Donald Trump’s plans to build a wall between America and Mexico hours after another fatal mass shooting. Show More Summary
Wasn't Club Z supposed to close in 2006? by Chase Burns This is an archival picture of the building, although I'm sure its ghosts just love all the dude-fucking that happens here now (for the time being). WASHINGTON STATE ARCHIVES Club Z, a gay bathhouse in Capitol Hill originally called Zodiac Social Club, was supposed to close in 2006. Show More Summary
Opposition is building against an Iowa bill that would allow dairy operations in the state to sell unpasteurized milk directly to consumers. Since it survived an initial subcommittee review with a 2-to-1 vote, opponents of House File (HF) 2055 have been registering their declarations against the bill, which remains in the House Local Government Committee.... Continue Reading
Eleven couples exchanged wedding vows on Valentine's Day, atop the Empire State Building in New York. (Feb. 14)
A CPD commander shot while assisting a tactical team at a state government office building in downtown Chicago has died.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - The United States broke ground on a new $943 million embassy in Mexico City on Tuesday, a move hailed by officials from both countries as a win for diplomacy after months of tension over President Donald Trump's plan to build a tall border wall.
Colorado officials indefinitely shut down the funeral home and crematory this week of a woman who runs a side business selling donated body parts from the same building. In its order, issued Monday, the state’s Office of Funeral Home and Crematory Registration suspended operations at Sunset Mesa...
Planscore is a very impressive undertaking. “With the help of code and data from election experts around the country, we are building a service to score and publish district plans for all 50 states on an easy-to-use website.”