Montana Rep. Ryan Zinke won Senate confirmation Wednesday as President Donald Trump's Interior secretary, giving him responsibility for overseeing the nation's 400 million acres of public land, mostly in the West.
The Republican-controlled Senate approved the nomination, 68-31 as 16 Democrats and one independent joined with 51 Republicans to support the choice.
Pope Francis is marking Ash Wednesday with prayer and a solemn procession between two churches on one of ancient' Rome's seven hills.
The day begins the Catholic church's annual Lenten period of reflection in preparation for Easter.
Many modern gadgets use lithium ion batteries now but there are many other devices that aren’t suited for this type of power. Some still have compartments that you must pop open and slide in batteries you bought yourself. Let’s say you need an AAA battery. Do you grab a disposable one or do you get one that you can recharge?
Want to get your fix of high-octane video game shooting action, but don’t want to pay $60 for the latest current-generation titles? These 10 PC games have you covered. From early 90s classics to mid-2000s award-winners, you can get every one of these games for less than ten bucks. Since they’re all available on GOG, they come without DRM restrictions.
A semitrailer truck collided with a car in a winter storm in northern Utah, triggering a chain reaction that involved six vehicles and sent 18 people to the hospital.
Utah Highway Patrol Trooper Todd Royce says the southbound lanes of U. S. Highway 89 south of Logan were closed for about two hours late Tuesday afternoon, but no one suffered any life-threatening injuries.
Royce reported "whiteout conditions" in the driving snow at about 3:30 p.m.