Water Pollution

Firefighters try to contain California fire, thousands evacuated

23 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

Hundreds of firefighters backed by helicopters, water-dumping planes and trucks working to put out the blaze.
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Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan Resume Nile Dam Talks

Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan Resume Nile Dam Talks

1 hour ago   |   Foreign Policy

The construction of Ethiopia's Grand Renaissance Dam has spooked its downstream neighbors, who worry that their access to the Blue Nile's waters could soon dry up.
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Feds offer more protections to seals than humans

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Maine's first shark-caused human fatality came as a shock to residents and vacationers alike, but the odds of that occurring in Massachusetts waters increase virtually daily...
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A boat flying a Trump flag got too close to SpaceX's spaceship after the astronauts landed. NASA promised to 'do a better job' next time

A boat flying a Trump flag got too close to SpaceX's spaceship after the astronauts landed. NASA promised to 'do a better job' next time

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

SpaceX's historic first spaceflight with NASA astronauts finished on Sunday when the Crew Dragon spaceship splashed down off the coast of Florida. Onlookers in boats made a...
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‘Thanks for Flying SpaceX': NASA Astronauts Safely Return to Earth

13 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley returned to Earth in the first water landing by an American space crew since 1975.
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4-year-old girl dies after apparent drowning in Danvers: Police

15 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

A 4-year-old girl died after apparently drowning in a Danvers river on Sunday, police said. Police responded to River Drive at around 12:16 p.m. for a missing girl. The child...
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WATCH: Golfer Joel Sjoholm takes a boat to play his ball from an island during the European Tour's Hero Open

16 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

He managed to rescue the ball from the island and did so without falling in the water
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SpaceX capsule and NASA crew make first splashdown in 45 years

SpaceX capsule and NASA crew make first splashdown in 45 years

16 hours ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Two NASA astronauts returned to Earth on Sunday in a dramatic, retro-style splashdown, their capsule parachuting into the Gulf of Mexico to close out an...
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Splashdown! Astronauts aboard SpaceX capsule make water landing in the Gulf of Mexico

Splashdown! Astronauts aboard SpaceX capsule make water landing in the Gulf of Mexico

17 hours ago   |   RT   |   3 articles

Two NASA astronauts have landed safely back on earth after a blistering descent through our planet's atmosphere in a SpaceX capsule. The historic feat is a milestone for Elon...
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SpaceX crew returns to Earth today, set to splashdown in Gulf

SpaceX crew returns to Earth today, set to splashdown in Gulf

17 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   3 articles

A two-man crew traveling in a SpaceX capsule are set to splashdown in the Gulf of Mexico today after a two-month mission at the International Space Station - the first NASA...
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Microsoft Consults With Trump About Ongoing Talks To Buy TikTok From Chinese...

Microsoft Consults With Trump About Ongoing Talks To Buy TikTok From Chinese Firm

In its first public acknowledgement of a deal that could be worth in the billions of dollars, Microsoft said it is continuing talks with TikTok about a potential takeover of... Read more ...

Retired Pope Benedict XVI falls ill after visit to Germany, report says

Retired Pope Benedict XVI falls ill after visit to Germany, report says

BERLIN - Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI has fallen ill after his return from a trip to his native Bavaria to visit his brother, who died a month ago, a German newspaper reported... Read more ...

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David Price has already received 1,400 pre-orders, and the product is patent-pending. Read more ...

Cagliari hires Di Francesco to replace Zenga as coach

Cagliari hires Di Francesco to replace Zenga as coach

CAGLIARI, Sardinia - Cagliari hired Eusebio Di Francesco as its new coach Monday after parting ways with Walter Zenga. Read more ...

Pompeo says President Trump will take action 'in the coming days' on TikTok...

Pompeo says President Trump will take action 'in the coming days' on TikTok and other Chinese apps

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday that President Donald Trump "will take action in the coming days" on Chinese apps, including TikTok, citing national security risks. Read more ...

Eagles coach Doug Pederson tests positive for coronavirus

Eagles coach Doug Pederson tests positive for coronavirus

The team said Pederson is asymptomatic and in self-quarantine after contracting COVID-19. Read more ...

Spurgeon scores 2, Stalock gets shutout as Wild top Canucks

Spurgeon scores 2, Stalock gets shutout as Wild top Canucks

EDMONTON, Alberta - Jared Spurgeon scored twice and Alex Stalock stopped 28 shots to get his his first career postseason win, leading the Minnesota Wild in a 3-0 win over the... Read more ...

Korpisalo shuts out Maple Leafs 2-0 in first playoff start

Korpisalo shuts out Maple Leafs 2-0 in first playoff start

TORONTO - Joonas Korpisalo stopped 28 shots in his first playoff start, Cam Atkinson scored early in the third period and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Toronto Maple Leafs... Read more ...

Westbrook scores 31 as Rockets get 120-116 win over Bucks

Westbrook scores 31 as Rockets get 120-116 win over Bucks

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Russell Westbrook scored 31 points and the Houston Rockets used strong defense down the stretch for a 120-116 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on... Read more ...

Lord & Taylor Is Latest Major Retailer To File For Bankruptcy Protection

Lord & Taylor Is Latest Major Retailer To File For Bankruptcy Protection

The iconic department store is the latest major retailer to succumb to the ongoing pandemic. Read more ...