Sustainability

Trump's Border Wall Highlights the Climate-Migration Connection

1 hour ago   |   Scientific American

While the wall is aimed at stopping migrants, environmental rollbacks could encourage more migration
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Why the US Postal Service is never affected by government shutdowns

Why the US Postal Service is never affected by government shutdowns

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The partial government shutdown is now in day 32 . While many services are closed during the shutdown, the US Postal Service is still fully functional. This is because the USPS...
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From toilet to brickyard: Recycling biosolids to make sustainable bricks

5 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Around 30 percent of the world's biosolids are stockpiled or sent to landfill each year, while over 3 billion cubic meters of clay soil is dug up for the global brickmaking...
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Second skier dies in aftermath of New Mexico avalanche

6 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

SANTA FE, N.M. - A second person died from injuries sustained in an avalanche last week at a northern New Mexico ski resort, relatives and a hospital official said Monday. The...
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Video: Winds topping 105 mph whip across Mt. Washington's summit

Video: Winds topping 105 mph whip across Mt. Washington's summit

6 hours ago   |   WMUR

Sustained winds topping 105 mph, including a peak gust of 137 mph, whipped across the summit, causing blizzard conditions.
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Visionary Elon Musk is forced to focus on the mundane to keep his Tesla dream alive

8 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Elon Musk set out to build a different kind of car company. He succeeded. Now he's dealing with the consequences. As became clear over the past week and a half, the man whose...
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Second skier dies in aftermath of New Mexico avalanche

18 hours ago   |   National Post

SANTA FE, N.M. - A second person died from injuries sustained in an avalanche last week at a northern New Mexico ski resort, relatives and a hospital official said Monday. The...
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Richie Mehta's ‘Delhi Crime Story,' based on 2012 rape case, set for Sundance

22 hours ago   |   National Post

TORONTO - Indo-Canadian filmmaker Richie Mehta says his new seven-part drama series, about a fatal 2012 gang rape case in Delhi, has probably been “the toughest professional...
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This family sold their home to live in a sustainable school bus

This family sold their home to live in a sustainable school bus

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Derek Cobia, 33, and his wife, Amy, 32, started an exciting new lifestyle when they sold their home and decided to hit the road with their 3-year-old daughter, Payson, in a...
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Trade Wars And The Shutdown: Where Does The Economy Stand?

1 day ago   |   NPR

David Greene talks to David Wessel, director of the Hutchins Center at the Brookings Institution, about whether U.S. economic growth can sustain the trade war with China and...
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Supreme Court reinstates Trump's ban on transgender military personnel

Supreme Court reinstates Trump's ban on transgender military personnel

The Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed the Pentagon to move ahead with a plan to limit transgender military service while lawsuits work their way through the courts. President... Read more ...

Los Angeles Teachers Union Reach Agreement With District Amid Strike

Los Angeles Teachers Union Reach Agreement With District Amid Strike

The strike has lasted six school days and impacted nearly half a million students. Read more ...

Chris Brown detained in Paris after rape accusation

Chris Brown detained in Paris after rape accusation

PARIS - U.S. singer Chris Brown and two other people are in custody in Paris after a woman filed a rape complaint, French officials said Tuesday. Brown was detained Monday on... Read more ...

Supreme Court Agrees To Hear A Second Amendment Case For The First Time In 9...

Supreme Court Agrees To Hear A Second Amendment Case For The First Time In 9 Years

The appeal was filed by three New York residents and New York's National Rifle Association. Read more ...

White House Moves Forward With State Of The Union Plans After Pelosi Urged Delay

White House Moves Forward With State Of The Union Plans After Pelosi Urged Delay

It's unclear whether House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will allow the president to address Congress amid the government shutdown. Trump was originally invited by the speaker to make... Read more ...

Chiefs fire defensive coordinator after Patriots' thrilling 37-31 win

Chiefs fire defensive coordinator after Patriots' thrilling 37-31 win

The Kansas City Chiefs announced that defensive coordinator Bob Sutton has been fired. Read more ...

Oscar nominations 2019: Full list of nominees, surprises, snubs

Oscar nominations 2019: Full list of nominees, surprises, snubs

Hollywood's award season gold rush reaches full gallop Tuesday with the announcement of nominations for the 91st annual Academy Awards. Will dark horse “Bohemian Rhapsody”... Read more ...

Still without a host, Oscars nominations set to be announced Tuesday morning

Still without a host, Oscars nominations set to be announced Tuesday morning

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences will unveil nominations to the 91st Oscars on Tuesday morning at 8:20 a.m. EST from the Samuel Goldwyn Theatre in Beverly... Read more ...

Trump, chaperones support Covington Catholic students. School closed Tuesday

Trump, chaperones support Covington Catholic students. School closed Tuesday

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The cognitively impaired woman who gave birth at an Arizona care facility is...

The cognitively impaired woman who gave birth at an Arizona care facility is more cognizant than previously reported, her family's attorney reveals

Last month, a Phoenix, Arizona care facility made headlines when it was reported that a patient gave birth despite having been in a vegetative state. Now the woman's attorney... Read more ...