EPA slaps severe restrictions on huge proposed Bristol Bay mine
Aerial view of site for giant proposed Pebble Mine near Bristol Bay in Alaska. Frying Pan Lake, pictured here, would disappear beneath a giant pile of tailings. Bristol Bay is one of the world’s greatest fisheries.sisappe. oprPro The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, warning of “significant unacceptable risks” to salmon runs, has slapped severe restrictions on a huge open-pit mine proposed ...
Mexico southern border control so far just talk
Dozens of Central Americans who paid $1.50 a head could be seen this week crossing the broad Suchiate River on improvised rafts of inner tubes and wooden boards, in full view of Mexican police on the shore and immigration agents posted on a bridge overhead. President Enrique Pena Nieto's government says it is catching and deporting far more Central Americans, but it remains unclear if ...
This summer, get your boots wet
W e knew before starting down the hiking trail that we’d have to cross three streams. No big deal, the young ranger cheerfully told us at the visitors’ center, just hop from rock to rock.
Crossing the Streams
You can't teach an old dog new franchises. There's nothing more adorable than a dog in a Star Trek captain's chair bed—that is, until that dog mixes up two of the most iconic sci-fi franchises in history, and you suddenly feel like a failure as a pet owner.
CROSSING STREAMS: VAMPIRE DOG
What’s it rated? Rated TV-PG for a fairly constant stream of sodomy, rape jokes and a babies getting punched by clowns. I’m just as surprised as you are. What’s it like in one sentence? The longest 90 minutes of my life (and I once got stalked by a ...