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

White House will not release emails between Obama and Clinton while she was Secretary of State

White House will not release emails between Obama and Clinton while she was Secretary of State

Reuters The White House will not allow the release of emails exchanged between President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton from when she was secretary of state, a senior administration official said on Friday. The emails may be withheld until after Obama leaves office under the Presidential Records Act, according to the White House, which governs

Virginia Repubs’ unconstitutional campaign ad: We are the party of ‘Christian heritage’

Virginia Repubs’ unconstitutional campaign ad: We are the party of ‘Christian heritage’

Arturo Garcia Republicans in Augusta County, Virginia flouted the separation of church and state after releasing an ad suggesting that only their candidates would defend “Christian heritage” if elected. “God is a foundation of our nation,” county party commitee chair Larry Roller told the Staunton News-Leader. “If you read the histories of our founding fathers,

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