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Russia's Daldykan River Turns Bloody Red Color As Locals Blame Nearby Metals Plant

"As far as we know, the color of the river is today no different from normal."<p>A river in Russia has turned the color of blood, something many locals blame on a leak at a nearby nickel plant.<p>A number of images shared across social media showed the waters of the Daldykan River near the Siberian city …

Weakened Newton brings rain, humidity to Southwest

PHOENIX (AP) — Less intense remnants of Tropical Storm Newton brought rain, powerful winds and uncharacteristically high humidity to desert cities in …

Oklahoma Sept. 3 earthquake was strongest recorded in state -USGS

(Reuters) - An earthquake in Oklahoma on Sept. 3 was the strongest on record in the state and had a magnitude of 5.8, the U.S. Geological Survey said on Wednesday.<p>Stonework litters the sidewalk outside an empty jewelry store at the corner of Sixth and Harrison in Pawnee, Oklahoma, U.S. September 3, …

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Iraq militia fighters join battle for Syria's Aleppo

BEIRUT/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - An Iraqi Shi’ite militia said on Wednesday it had dispatched more than 1,000 fighters to the frontline in neighboring Syria, escalating foreign involvement in the battle for Aleppo, the biggest prize in five years of relentless civil war.<p>New footage emerged of civilians …

West Coast apocalypse: How “earthquake storms” could devastate California

<b>The San Francisco Earthquake of 1906, in the vicinity of Post St. and Grant Ave. (Wikimedia/photo tinting by Salon)</b><p>A major earthquake wouldn’t just be disastrous in its own right — it could trigger an even deadlier chain reaction<p>John Dvorak<p>February 15, 2014 7:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Earthquake …

El Niño May Soak Drought-Ravaged California This Year

A bulletin posted today by NOAA says that there is a 50 percent chance that the climate event known as El Niño will be back this summer or fall. If …

Is It OK to Eat Foods Past Their Expiration Date?

Sell by dates aren't the same as expiration dates.<p>This weekend I was pouring a little half-and-half into my cup of coffee (no, not Folgers) when I …

KFC recipe challenge: Kitchen puts the 11 herbs and spices to the test

Reporters didn't taste much of a difference between Kentucky Fried Chicken, right, and the fried chicken, left, on wire rack.<p><b>It is one of the most</b> …

These far-out animals fascinate and amuse scientists