Monthly Archives: April 2016

In the fight for climate action, data isn’t always your friend _ ruth greenspan bell _ opinion _ the guardian

When anyone wishes to support – or defeat – a given position, the sturdiest method is to generate data to predict its consequences. Advocates generate reams of numbers to substantiate their preferred outcome. I would be an idiot to argue

2016 ncaa tournament sweet 16 power rankings

Get all of Luke Winn’s columns as soon as they’re published. Download the new Sports Illustrated app ( iOS or Android) and personalize your experience by following your favorite teams and SI writers. Ranking the Sweet 16 in order of

689 porter ranch residents file claims against california for gas injection well blowout

LOS ANGELES, April 16, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The massive gas injection well blowout of well SS-25 in the Aliso Canyon Natural Gas Storage Facility operated by SoCalGas created a geyser that lasted over three months. Natural gas, noxious odors,

Doctor says fewer carbs; but what is life without carbs_ _ food and cooking _ stltoday. com

She may be the person to go to for all your questions about medicine and the human body. On the other hand, if you want to discuss the symbolic significance of the ash tree in James Joyce’s “Ulysses,” I’m your

Stock update (nyse_ge)_ general electric company acquired boiler technology to help pakistan meet power demand with domestic coal – smarter analyst

General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) announced a deal with China Machinery Engineering Corp (CMEC) to supply two 330-megawatt (MW) boilers to Engro Powergen Thar (Private) Limited, CMEC’s joint venture with Pakistan companies for the Thar Block II Power Plant. The

Tems readiness goes beyond active shooter response – journal of emergency medical services

Throughout the United States, police agencies have developed specialized teams of officers commonly known as special weapons and tactics (SWAT) teams. SWAT teams are challenged with a variety of high-risk tasks such as: hostage or barricade incidents, high-risk warrant service,

Have chickens_ stay alert during avian flu season – news – ag journal online – la junta, co – la junta, co

Last year’s avian flu outbreak was a big blow to the U. S. poultry industry, but widespread interest in backyard chickens continues to flourish. It’s been roughly one year since a few isolated cases of highly pathogenic bird flu snowballed

Dot to strengthen gas line safety rules _ national _ union-bulletin. com

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — U. S. officials moved Thursday to strengthen safety rules for the nation’s 300,000-mile network of natural gas transmission pipelines in response to numerous fiery accidents, including a 2010 California explosion that killed eight people and injured

Muslim brotherhood_ founders of modern terrorism

Only one name comes to mind when discussing terrorism these days – ISIS. And as well it should. It is the group causing the most problems for the West. We hardly hear anymore of al-Qaida or the myriad other Islamic

Eating less meat could save up to $31 trillion _ civil eats

Elizabeth Grossman is a senior reporter for Civil Eats focused on environmental and science issues. She is the author of Chasing Molecules, High Tech Trash, Watershed and other books. Her work has appeared in a variety of publications, including Scientific

Stay safe_ what to do before and after a storm – fox 8 wvue new orleans news, weather, sports, social

(WVUE) – It’s important to always make safety a top priority when it comes to severe weather. Entergy has provided this checklist to help your family get organized in case of a disaster. Pre-Storm Checklist Inside the Home Stock up

Planned gas pipeline alongside indian point nuclear plant stirs meltdown fears _ environment _ the guardian

Across a narrow swath cut by bulldozers and chainsaws through the woods of Westchester County, New York, triangular yellow flags are clotheslined between pairs of trees. The flags trace the eventual path of the gas pipeline that the energy giant

Palm springs – bars _ best bars open for late night owls

The neon light at Bar stays on until 2 a. m. on Fridays and Saturdays in downtown Palm Springs. Photo courtesy of Bar Palm Springs Nothing puts the kabash on an evening faster than those two fateful words, “Last call!”

9 things to know today_ april 14 – news – holland sentinel – holland, mi

Entire 2016 field descends on New York City ahead of primary NEW YORK — New York’s matzo factories and diners will take a backseat to the debate stage and talk show circuit as the entire presidential field — two Democrats