Prairies

PLA’s heroic surface-to-air missile troops stand out in silhouette

From islands to deserts, the PLA’s surface-to-air missile troops have left their footprints on many places in the county. The following heroic images …

News (China)

Prairie provinces take top 3 spots in murder rates in 2016; 2 cities in top 3

The Prairies occupy two of the top three spots in a category no one wants to lead in – homicide rates.<p>Statistics Canada has released a survey which …

Canada

Grande Prairie RCMP investigating fatal crash

Grande Prairie RCMP are asking motorists to avoid a section of road north of the city as investigators look into a fatal crash.<p>The crash happened on …

Canadian News

Grande Prairie Mounties arrest 35 people in four-day prostitution investigation

Thirty-four men and one woman have been charged with soliciting sex after a four-day prostitution investigation in downtown Grande Prairie. Last …

Canadian News

'Little House On The Prairie' Actress Accuses Hollywood Producer of Sexual Harassment During Audition

With the avalanche of sexual assault and harassment allegations rocking the nation, actress Melissa Gilbert is speaking out about an uncomfortable …

Entertainment

Grande Prairie RCMP seek suspect after another report of gun pointed at trucker on Highway 40

The RCMP released a composite sketch on Tuesday of a suspect wanted in connection with yet another incident of a semi-truck driver having a gun …

Crime

Prairie Fires: Laura Ingalls Wilder’s story of poverty, struggle, and reinvention | Library of America

Back <b>Prairie Fires: Laura Ingalls Wilder’s story of poverty, struggle, and reinvention</b><p>News November 21, 2017<p><i>Prairie Fires</i>: Laura Ingalls Wilder’s …

Books

Karen Asher photographs the people and happenings of Winnipeg, Canada

Karen Asher describes herself as an artist from “the middle of nowhere”, also known as Winnipeg, Canada. “The prairie city is isolated and freezing …

Surrealism

Detroit Man Disappeared After Argument With Brother

<b>DETROIT (WWJ)</b> – Concern is growing for the well being of a Detroit man now missing for more than two weeks.<p>Police say 39-year-old Joseph Morris was …

Crime

Infidelity in male voles linked to uneven alcohol consumption

Male prairie voles that drink more alcohol than their partner are more likely to be unfaithful, mirroring behaviour found in humans, a recent study …

The Brain

@BCUWBB Goes To 3-0 With 77-52 Pounding Of PVAMU

<b>DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. --</b>Kanesha Battlescored a career-high 22 points as Bethune-Cookman downed Prairie View A&M 77-52 Monday afternoon in Historic …

Women's Basketball

Alcoholic Male Prairie Voles Likely to Cheat, Less Happy In Monogamous Relationships

Prairie Voles are fascinating creatures. They are the only rodent species that are monogamous and they love to get drunk. This makes them …

World News

Roundup keeps Oklahoma bison herd thriving

You hear them before you see them.<p>It's a loud rumbling, almost like waves of thunder clashing. Then they emerge, running, out of the thick …

Business

Special weather statement: Something is coming for Montreal

It could be rain, freezing rain or snow. It could be all three. Precipitation is headed toward the Montreal area, and it’ll get here sometime …

Canadian News

The Prairie Schooner Tiny House

This is a 268 sq. ft. tiny house on wheels called the Prairie Schooner built by Wander Homes. Please enjoy, learn more, and re-share below. Thank …

Tiny House Movement

Manitobans divided on driverless cars: survey

Manitobans are fairly split on whether they favour the introduction of self-driving cars, but perhaps most surprising is that men are more accepting …

Canadian News

UNLV controls Prairie View A&M from the start in 98-63 win

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Anthony Smith scored 17 points and Jordan Johnson tallied 16 points, and UNLV rolled to a 98-63 victory against winless Prairie View A&M on Wednesday night.<p>All five UNLV starters scored within the first five minutes and Kris Clyburn's layup gave UNLV (2-0) an 11-0 lead that largely …

Sports

Windows Weekly 544: Wouldn't You Like to be a Futzer Too?

Leo, Mary Jo, and I discuss Microsoft Connect(), Microsoft’s perception problems, this week’s big Surface releases, and more.<p>Tips and picks<p><b>Tip of the</b> …

Microsoft

Paul White's debut and Troy Brown's fast start: Takeaways from Oregon's win over Prairie View

The Oregon Ducks moved to 2-0 on the season with a convincing 100-67 win over Prairie View on Monday.

Game Recap: Oregon extends home win-streak to 44 games after rout of Prairie View A&M, 100-67

Troy Brown led the way with a team-high 17 points EUGENE, Oregon — The Ducks showed vast improvement from their last game, as Oregon cruised past …

College Basketball

Trainer For A Day

Do you know a young hockey fan who eats, sleeps, and breathes Flames hockey? Enter them to be one of our Prairie Toyota Dealers, Junior Trainers for …

Calgary Flames

“This is completely inhumane”: Longmont prairie dog colony exterminated on Friday

A sign posted at the edge of a vacant lot in east Longmont indicated to passersby that a colony of prairie dogs, which have been the source of …

Denver

Tiny Lots on the Prairie

Imagine an adorable tiny home nestled in big sky country on the wide-open, peaceful prairie. Sound appealing? Now add a handful of kind neighbors and …

Tiny House Movement

BRIEF-Prairie Provident announces third quarter financial results

Nov 9 (Reuters) - Prairie Provident Resources Inc PPR.TO<p>* Prairie Provident announces third quarter 2017 financial and operating results<p>* Says Q3 …

Climb Bentonville breaks ground Thursday, proximity to Walton-led public park noted as a plus

The developers of a new indoor climbing, fitness and yoga facility in Bentonville say they are thrilled about their building’s proximity to a planned …

Hicks’ Weekly Dish: Ramen all over the city

Once upon a time, a good chicken soup was the ticket to warm you up on a cold winter’s day.<p>Today, it’s ramen.<p>The Japanese soup/broth – long-brewed …

Canadian News

When A Small Town’s Private Prison Goes Bust

When A Small Town’s Private Prison Goes BustLauren-Brooke "L.B." EisenNovember 6, 2017Contrary to popular belief, private prisons often don’t save …

Prison

In Utah, the Federal Government Puts Prairie Dogs Over People

In southwestern Utah, federal regulations are artificially pitting people against prairie dogs—to neither’s benefit. There are about 80,000 Utah prairie dogs in the region, and the species is listed as threatened. State biologists would like to move the creatures from backyards and playgrounds to …

Opinion

Migration Alert: Warm Weather, Strong Duck Numbers for South Texas Opener

<i>By Bink Grimes, WF360 Texas Migration Editor</i><p>It doesn’t feel like duck season.<p>Afternoon highs in the mid- to upper 80s for the past 10 days has …

Birds

Tanner and Levi Prairie: Brotherly Love

The Costa Mesa kinsmen draw flavorful lines on experimental shapes<p>Brothers Tanner and Levi Prairie live out their siblinghood in Costa Mesa, CA, …

Surfing