Geologists investigate ‘slow-moving landslide’ developing in Wyoming’s Bighorn Mountains

Geologists investigate ‘slow-moving landslide’ developing in Wyoming’s Bighorn Mountains

Reuters A massive fissure that has mysteriously appeared on the flanks of the Bighorn Mountains in Wyoming is a slow-moving landslide possibly triggered by excessive precipitation combined with moisture from a nearby spring, a state geologist said on Friday. The mass geologic movement in the remote area where no people or property are directly at

‘Does he know what the definition of a debate is?’: CNN host rips Carson for whining about ‘gotcha’ questions

‘Does he know what the definition of a debate is?’: CNN host rips Carson for whining about ‘gotcha’ questions

Bethania Palma Markus While the GOP pulls out of an already-scheduled February debate hosted by NBC because of anger over so-called ‘gotcha’ questions during a Wednesday session with CNBC moderators, a CNN host wondered whether the candidates understand what the word “debate” means. “Debates are supposed to be established to help the people get to

RNC Special Victims’ Unit: Here are 11 hilarious new shows NBC should air against the GOP debates

RNC Special Victims’ Unit: Here are 11 hilarious new shows NBC should air against the GOP debates

Raw Story The Republican National Committee on Friday announced it would suspend its February debate hosted by NBC, because as chair Reince Priebus wrote, the party was unhappy about so-called “gotcha” questions asked by CNBC moderators in Colorado on Wednesday. However, Priebuss promised a debate will still be held on the scheduled date — somehwere. The staff

Beverly Hills and three other Calif. cities fined for not enforcing water conservation

Beverly Hills and three other Calif. cities fined for not enforcing water conservation

Reuters Upscale Beverly Hills is among four California cities whose water utilities have been fined for not forcing residents to conserve enough water during California’s unrelenting four-year drought, officials said on Friday. The wealthy Los Angeles area municipality was fined $61,000 on Thursday, making it the only community not located in a desert to be

Cruz: Let ‘real journalists’ Sean Hannity and Rush Limbaugh host GOP debates instead of ‘left wing operatives’

Cruz: Let ‘real journalists’ Sean Hannity and Rush Limbaugh host GOP debates instead of ‘left wing operatives’

Bethania Palma Markus Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) put a layer of paranoia on top of the GOP’s outrage over being asked questions they didn’t like during Wednesday night’s primary debate on CNBC. The GOP candidate for president called CNBC moderators “left wing operatives” during a campaign event in Iowa on Saturday, The Hill reports. Cruz added

‘Obamacare literally may kill you’: Here’s a Halloween round-up of scary conservative fear-mongering

‘Obamacare literally may kill you’: Here’s a Halloween round-up of scary conservative fear-mongering

Bethania Palma Markus Be afraid, be very afraid! Many are celebrating Halloween today with scares and spookiness as all part of the fun. But as Media Matters points out, scaring people is something of a 365-days-a-year pastime for conservatives. Whether it’s fear mongering about President Obama being a tyrant-Muslim-socialist who is secretly plotting a nationwide gun