| Jan 31, 2014
| 7:52 AM
— Beneath a circus tent supplied by the federal government, residents of this map dot on the High Plains met night after night to plot a course for their town's future.
Eventually a vision emerged of an eco-friendly town that would attract...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 12:04 PM
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MythBusters In this new episode,...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 1:12 PM
To the dismay of Florida Democrats and Gov. Rick Scott, the U.S. House voted 225 to 193 on Tuesday to reject an attempt to delay most rate hikes in flood insurance for four years.
“Today I spoke with House Speaker John Boehner and encouraged...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 3:25 PM
West Virginia health officials said Saturday that several people have been admitted to hospitals for chemical-related symptoms following a solvent leak into the area’s water supply that has left more than 300,000 residents unable to use tap water....
| Jan 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The drinking water in nine West Virginia counties has finally been declared safe, or mostly safe. But many people say they can still smell the licoricelike odor of 4-methylcyclohexane methanol — in the sink, in the shower, in the air, especially...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 12:57 PM
The Colby fire that burned through the hills above Glendora and Azusa over the last week is 98% contained, officials said Wednesday.
The fire, allegedly sparked by an illegal campfire near Colby Trail and Glendora Mountain Road, began just before 6 a.m....
| Jan 23, 2014
| 1:19 PM
Joseph W. McLeary, who served with the city Police Department, Maryland State Police and the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency during a more than four-decade career, died Sunday of a massive stroke at Greater...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Work is progressing – finally – on a hazard mitigation plan for Cook County that must be in place before the federal government will consider funding projects to control flooding and other disasters.
Officials from the county and some of the...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 7:51 PM
The headlines have faded, but the troubles for 6-year-old Brevin Hunter and his family have not.
In the aftermath of the November tornado that hit his central Illinois home in Washington, Brevin explained how he urged his mother, Lisa, to seek cover...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:32 PM
Friday's print column From the request line: "A column on the collapse (or not) of the liberal/progressive narrative in light of the Obamacare debacle." Don't get me wrong, I'm not hard up for column ideas. But they're all my ideas,......
| Jan 17, 2014
| 5:48 PM
Getting the go-ahead for major construction on Balboa Island is no easy task, but homeowners may get some relief since a federal agency acknowledged an error in the way it calculated a key flooding threshold.
The recalculation could also ease...