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Nasa has identified an impact crater created by an asteroid that probably triggered a tsunami on Mars

Scientists have identified a crater on Mars, possibly created by an asteroid that triggered 150 metre-high tsunami waves when it plunged into an …

Congress Set for Heated Debate on Flood Insurance Program

Lawmakers split on regional rather than party lines with government-backed program set to expire<p>By<p>Rachel Witkowski<p>Rachel Witkowski<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@RachelWitkowski<p>rachel.witkowski@wsj.com<p>WASHINGTON—Congress is gearing up for a heated fight over a government-backed flood insurance …

Health Care

Pokemon GO++ GPS aka location hack 1.33.1/0.63.1 for iOS and Android released: How to install

Pokemon GO users can now hack the GPS or location in the game without rooting or jailbreaking the device.<p>Avid Pokemon GO users are in for some …

Pokémon Go Might Be Used As A Common Core Learning Tool In Classrooms

Pokémon Go is a very popular game with kids and now it could become a learning tool.<p>The game, which incentivizes players to get up and about by …

The Saga of North Carolina’s Contaminated Water

The state’s GOP leadership tried to make the state more business-friendly. Now residents are saying their water isn’t safe to drink.<p>The Trump administration has not been shy about its skepticism of programs designed to protect the environment. Donald Trump has said that environmental regulations …

Without a drought, California takes stock

Historic 1893 Ranch Headquarters. 4 Bdrm, 3.5 Ba, 4000 ft2. Remodeled 2002. Includes 2 studio apts, stables, arena, workshop, 5 RV hookups. Chirachua …

AP Exclusive: Missteps made in handling of dam crisis

OROVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Late in the afternoon of Feb. 12, Sheriff Kory Honea was at the emergency operations center for the tallest dam in America when he overheard someone say something that stopped him in his tracks:<p>"This is not good."<p>Over six straight days, the operators of the Oroville Dam had …

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The Latest: Senator vexed by bad communication at dam crisis

OROVILLE, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the crisis at Oroville Dam (all times local):<p>6:20 p.m.<p>A California state senator is troubled that residents …

Northern California

Irony: Levees Could Make River Flooding Worse

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. — Dewayne Schaaf is at the top of the courthouse steps with his two children on a perfect spring night, looking down the hill to …

Making Every Drop Count: Pakistan’s growing water scarcity challenge

By Jo-Ellen Parry, Anika Terton, Saeed Asad, Hisham Osman, Christian Ledwell, September 29, 2016<p>Can climate change risks spur needed action?<p>Pakistan …

Water

Con Edison spills gallons of oil into East River

@nyc311 pretty sure there was an oil spill in the east river https://t.co/4hQ9HIYpbR—<br>kroesser + strat (@kroesserstrat) May 07, 2017<p>As if the East …

Special Pokemon For Sun And Moon Available At GameStop This Month

Pokemon Sun and Moon players will soon be able to add a special Midnight Form Lycanroc to their teams. GameStop is distributing the Rock-type Pokemon via a serial code at select stores across the US. The distribution runs from May 15 to June 5.<p>What sets this Lycanroc apart from the ones you can …

Niantic just made a major change to stop Pokemon Go cheaters

Last month, <i>Pokemon Go</i> developer Niantic confirmed that it was “working to add functionality to stop spoofing” in the game, which allows cheaters to …