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  • Pamela Yip: Medicare open enrollment is upon us

    If you're on Medicare and are thinking about making changes to your health plan, the clock is ticking. Open enrollment for Medicare runs until Dec. 7. Any changes will take effect in January. "Open enrollment is the best time to make sure your health...
  • 'Game of Thrones' Actress Natalie Dormer Joins Supernatural Thriller 'The Forest'

    "Game of Thrones" actress Natalie Dormer will star in supernatural thriller "The Forest" from Lava Bear Films and David S. Goyer's Phantom Four. David Linde's Lava Bear and Goyer -- the screenwriter of the "Dark Knight" trilogy -- tapped Jason Zada...
  • Kinder Morgan Canada pipeline plans hits a mountain of opposition

    VANCOUVER (Reuters) - A Western Canadian pipeline once seen as the best near-term hope for sending more of the country's controversial tar sands crude to Asia has hit another snag: aboriginal communities intent on using the courts to block the proposed...
  • Amid California's drought, a bruising battle for cheap water

    Amid California's drought, a bruising battle for cheap water
    The signs appear about 200 miles north of Los Angeles, tacked onto old farm wagons parked along quiet two-lane roads and bustling Interstate 5. "Congress Created Dust Bowl." "Stop the Politicians' Water Crisis." "No Water No Jobs." They dot the...
  • Vote YES on Amendment 1 to support land and water conservation

    Vote YES on Amendment 1 to support land and water conservation
    Floridavoters are facing a number of tough choices on this year's general election ballot. Amendment 1 is not among them. Supporting the Water and Land Conservation Amendment is an easy choice. It's the right call for Florida's future. Amendment 1...
  • Indonesia's new president targets food sustainability within four years

    JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia's new president Joko Widodo said on Monday that he wanted the Southeast Asian nation to be self-sufficient in food staples sugar, rice and corn within four years. Widodo took over as president of the world's third-largest...
  • Women suffer disproportionately under harsh California laws

    Women suffer disproportionately under harsh California laws
    She’s probably told her story thousands of times, but when we talk, Susan Burton’s tale comes spilling out of her as if it’s the first time she’s shared it: in and out of prison for years for possessing small amounts of crack...
  • York County: From collard greens to cul-de-sacs

    York County: From collard greens to cul-de-sacs
    James "Jim" Taylor hopped off the school bus in York County and saw his mama waiting to take him straight to the family farm to set plants, pick collard greens or do "whatever they had to" on the farm. That was life in York County in the 1940s and...
  • Down To Earth Garden Club talks about native plants and club's goals

    Garden designs come in all shapes and sizes, but all too often native plants get overlooked in the process. Many diverse plants grow happily in our forests, but did you know that they can seamlessly become part of your landscape, blending beautifully into...
  • The Environment: Cloudy With A Chance Of Clearing

    The Environment: Cloudy With A Chance Of Clearing
    Connecticut's environment has changed enormously over the past four centuries. What can we expect over the next 50 years? More change, and not all of it for the better. Indeed, if history is any indicator, and it might well be the best indicator, we...
  • Drilling opponents to converge on Rick Scott's house

     Waving signs and carrying banners, opponents of oil drilling in the Everglades plan to converge on Gov. Rick Scott’s beachfront home in Naples on Saturday to demonstrate in favor of state limits on energy exploration.  Environmentalists and...