Inside the Koch brothers' toxic empire - Axis of Logic ... boot camp in the foothills above Colorado Springs, Colorado. ... this Market-Based Management at meetings." Before the worst spill from this ... 10/30/2014 - 9:37 am | View Link
The reality behind Obama’s power plant pollution limits WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s new pollution limits for power plants have set off an avalanche of information about what the rules will cost, how they will affect your health and how far they will go toward curbing climate change. There’s ... 06/16/2014 - 6:47 pm | View Link
Reality springs a leak in BP spill coverage The script for the BP oil spill is falling apart. There will be no environmental calamity. The Gulf of Mexico is healing itself faster than anyone imagined. And for the many critics of BP's and the government's handling of the disaster, there is even worse ... 08/24/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Demand for oil a reality in our modern world The oil spill off the shores of Louisiana is a tragedy. The BP-leased oil production rig that exploded and sank in the Gulf of Mexico was operating in water a mile deep. Operating at this depth is an enormous technological feat. As someone who has ... 05/11/2010 - 3:03 pm | View Link
Dick Cheney, enemy of reality I guess having record profits — and not having to worry about oil-spill induced ecological disasters — is enough of an incentive to turn a blind eye to anything more than a few months down the road. Maybe it’s just that once you’ve stepped of the ... 07/10/2008 - 3:06 am | View Link
BP oil spill cap in action: New underwater video of Gulf leak New BP live video feed shows more oil leaking at the site of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. BP CEO Tony Hayward said the ... 10/30/2014 - 8:45 pm | View Website
Deepwater Horizon oil spill Overview . Revised 15 October 2010. The Deepwater Horizon oil spill (also known as the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill or the BP Oil Spill) is the largest marine oil spill ... 10/30/2014 - 7:34 pm | View Website
Oil spill Cleanup and recovery from an oil spill is difficult and depends upon many factors, including the type of oil spilled, the temperature of the water (affecting ... 10/30/2014 - 11:20 am | View Website
Map and Estimates of the Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico ... The BP oil spill is the largest accidental release of oil into marine waters, according to flow estimates announced on Aug. 2 by a federal panel of ... 10/30/2014 - 5:43 am | View Website
Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill (2010) News about the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill. Commentary and archival information about Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (2010) from The ... 10/29/2014 - 8:00 am | View Website
A tanker truck carrying thousands of gallons of fuel caught fire near a Los Angeles freeway and it took 124 firefighters to knock down the flames.
City fire spokesman Brian Humphrey says the tandem truck's rear trailer, carrying around 4,800 gallons of gasoline or another fuel, overturned and caught fire around 3:30 p.m.
Ten years ago, Denver area voters approved by a 58-42 percent margin the Regional Transportation District's ambitious plan to build 122 miles of passenger rail line to link the metro area together — in just 12 years.
That construction project — known as FasTracks — would greatly expand on RTD's existing light-rail network, which began service 20 years ago, in October 1994.
The FasTracks plan, as envisioned in 2004, is still a work in progress.
As director of operations at Tiki's Grill & Bar in Waikiki, Michael Miller knows something about Hawaii's robust restaurant scene, and he said that visitor counts are up, because locals and others come to eat in Waikiki.
"Waikiki has value to it," he said.
His other observations about Hawaii's restaurant scene:
• Public transportation and new car services have helped increase the number of people who go to Waikiki to eat.
• Technology has drastically changed the way people choose their restaurants.…
The U. S. Forest Service is considering whether to lease parts of forest lands around Mount Baker so that companies could explore tapping the heat below the Earth's surface to generate electricity.
At least one company has expressed interest in 2013 in leasing about 22 square miles of federal land near the active volcano in northwest Washington for geothermal exploration.
The federal agency is proposing to do one broad environmental review of about 130 square miles in the Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest to include that land as well as any future lease nominations.
The New York Mets say a former top team executive was fired for legitimate business reasons despite her allegations she lost her job because she had a child without being married.
Team Chief Operating Officer Jeffrey Wilpon made his argument on the club's behalf in court papers filed Friday in federal court in Brooklyn.
Leigh Castergine sued Wilpon and the club earlier this year.