Excavation

Police return with excavator to Farmington property as they ‘follow up on old leads' in Jennifer Farber Dulos' disappearance

2 days ago   |   Hartford Courant

State police, who have spent more than a year and a half searching for Jennifer Farber Dulos, returned with an excavator Wednesday to a Farmington home once owned by the...
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Bitcoin bozo offers $70M to excavate landfill where missing cryptocurrency hard drive tossed

5 days ago   |   NY Daily News

A British man is offering a Welsh city more than $70 million if it allows him to dig up a landfill where he claims a hard drive containing bitcoin is.
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Mars digger bites the dust after 2 years on red planet

Mars digger bites the dust after 2 years on red planet

7 days ago   |   WGN TV

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - NASA declared the Mars digger dead Thursday after failing to burrow deep into the red planet to take its temperature. Scientists in Germany spent two...
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Strong Earthquake Sets Off Landslides and Flattens Homes in Indonesia

7 days ago   |   Time

JAKARTA, Indonesia - A strong, shallow earthquake shook Indonesia's Sulawesi island just after midnight, causing landslides and sending people fleeing from their homes in the...
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‘The Dig' unearths an intimate true story

‘The Dig' unearths an intimate true story

7 days ago   |   New York Post

“The Dig” is an intimate film that moves at the deliberate, careful pace of an excavation and, in so doing, uncovers a few gems along the way.
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Yellowstone treasure hunter faces prison for digging up graveyard

Yellowstone treasure hunter faces prison for digging up graveyard

13 days ago   |   New York Post

A quest for treasure has led a Utah man into serious legal trouble. Rodrick Dow Craythorn, 52, dug up graves at Fort Yellowstone Cemetery in search of riches and now he has...
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Utah man pleads guilty in Yellowstone dig seeking treasure

16 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

CHEYENNE, Wyo. - A Utah man has pleaded guilty after authorities said he was caught digging in a Yellowstone National Park cemetery in search of hidden treasure. Rodrick Dow...
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Former employee steals excavator, rams gate & destroys 50 vans at Mercedes-Benz factory in Spain

Former employee steals excavator, rams gate & destroys 50 vans at Mercedes-Benz factory in Spain

19 days ago   |   RT

Revenge is a dish served cold - a former worker went on a wrecking spree in a stolen JCB at a Mercedes-Benz factory in Spain, delivering damage in millions of euros, four years...
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City identifies cause of fatal wall collapse in Brooklyn

23 days ago   |   The Real Deal New York

City officials say inadequate support for a retaining wall led to the death of a construction worker in a Brooklyn yard on Monday. Jashim Mia, 39, was killed on Tuesday when a...
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What's On The Menu In Ancient Pompeii? Duck, Goat, Snail, Researchers Say

What's On The Menu In Ancient Pompeii? Duck, Goat, Snail, Researchers Say

25 days ago   |   NPR

For the first time, a food stall has been excavated in its entirety in the city. The stall had remnants of 2,000-year-old food - giving researchers a glimpse into Pompeii...
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NFL Invites 7,500 Health Care Workers To The Super Bowl

NFL Invites 7,500 Health Care Workers To The Super Bowl

Most of the invitees work in the central Florida area, though all of the NFL's 32 clubs will pick health care workers from their communities to receive free tickets to the... Read more ...

McConnell seeks to push Trump impeachment trial to February

McConnell seeks to push Trump impeachment trial to February

McConnell on Thursday proposed delaying the trial until February to give the former president time to prepare and review his case. Read more ...

National Guard allowed back into Capitol complex after lawmakers erupt at...

National Guard allowed back into Capitol complex after lawmakers erupt at banishment to parking garage

The change comes after thousands of National Guardsmen were moved to a parking garage after they were told they could no longer use space within the U.S. Capitol Complex. Read more ...

7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to...

7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to determine whether their electoral college objections contributed to the Capitol siege

Summary List Placement Seven Democratic senators have called for an ethics probe into Republican Sens. Josh Hawley and Ted Cruz over their objections to the Electoral College... Read more ...

WATCH: Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier hit the scale at the UFC 257...

WATCH: Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier hit the scale at the UFC 257 official weigh-ins

Watch live as the fighters take to the scale on "UFC Fight Island" as Conor McGregor, Dustin Poirier, Michael Chandler and Dan Hooker take the scale ahead of their huge... Read more ...

Elon Musk says he'll award $100M to the best carbon capture technology

Elon Musk says he'll award $100M to the best carbon capture technology

Elon Musk has $100 million burning a hole in his pocket. The Tesla CEO, who earlier this month became the world's richest person, said he will award a massive prize to whoever... Read more ...

Alex Ovechkin's wife mocks NHL over COVID-19 ‘hotel' policies

Alex Ovechkin's wife mocks NHL over COVID-19 ‘hotel' policies

The NHL made an example of the Washington Capitals this week when they fined the organization $100,000 and placed four players, including captain Alex Ovechkin, on the COVID-19... Read more ...

President Biden halts new oil and gas leases, permits on US land and water

President Biden halts new oil and gas leases, permits on US land and water

The Biden administration has suspended new oil and gas leasing and drilling permits on U.S. land and water for 60 days. Read more ...

Steelers tight end Vance McDonald retires

Steelers tight end Vance McDonald retires

Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Vance McDonald has announced his retirement, the team said Friday morning. Read more ...

CPS: Vaccinations for thousands of staff members expected to begin mid-February

CPS: Vaccinations for thousands of staff members expected to begin mid-February

CHICAGO - Chicago Public Schools and the Chicago Department of Public Health announced Friday details of the plan to vaccinate thousands of eligible staff and educators under... Read more ...