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Top Conservation Articles

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  • Readers recall Tupperware fun, fine 'Docs' of fiction, Eola House

    A recent "Flashback" about Tupperware icon Brownie Wise brought letters from readers bearing memories, while others wrote about a Florida link to John Steinbeck's friend Ed Ricketts and the history of a 1924 house now prominent in the landscape of Lake...
  • Want to deplete your tax base? Give 'job creators' what they want

    They say the house always wins, but the state of Nevada is letting Tesla walk away with the store. Back in June, the electric car company and its partner Panasonic broke ground outside Reno for a multibillion-dollar “gigafactory.” As the...
  • End 'panic' measures undermining fight against Ebola: Ghana

    End 'panic' measures undermining fight against Ebola: Ghana
    MONROVIA (Reuters) - Ghana's President John Dramani Mahama on Monday called for the easing of restrictions on West African nations fighting Ebola, saying "panic" measures had led to isolation and undermined the battle against the disease. Airlines have...
  • Colombian organization that aids displaced women wins top humanitarian award

    BOGOTA, Colombia A group of women in the troubled Colombian port city of Buenaventura has been awarded one of the world's most prestigious humanitarian awards for its work with survivors of forced displacement and sexual violence. The group, called...
  • Why is climate-change preparation like Lord Voldemort?

    “Global warming” is a phrase so identified with Democrats and Al Gore that now that the reality is upon us, it’s not only creating extreme weather, but a dilemma for conservatives: What should they call this phenomenon without sounding...
  • Delray Beach artist building studio/gallery - on barge off Peanut Island

    Delray Beach artist building studio/gallery - on barge off Peanut Island
    Something curious is rising out of the Intracoastal waters off Palm Beach County's Peanut Island. More than 100 yards offshore, where only watercraft typically roam, Delray Beach artist William DeBilzan is building a two-story waterfront studio and...
  • NFL announces four women who will assist in guiding league policies

    In the wake of domestic violence incidents involving Ray Rice, Ray McDonald and Greg Hardy, the NFL is making some additions to its staff to help guide league policies. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell announced the changes in a letter Monday to NFL teams...
  • Big firms brace for global carbon price rollout: report

    (Reuters) - An increasing number of big corporations expect governments worldwide to put a price on carbon dioxide emissions to help tackle climate change and some are already factoring in the cost to guide future investment decisions, a report found on...
  • Reviving Rentschler Field Grasslands Debate A Difficult Path

    Reviving Rentschler Field Grasslands Debate A Difficult Path
    EAST HARTFORD — A bird enthusiast is furious over plans to build an $85 million outlet center at Rentschler Field, an important nesting site for several rare grassland birds, and is trying to revive arguments to preserve the land. The outlet...
  • Reform paralysis, slow progress cloud Shanghai free trade zone project

    HONG KONG (Reuters) - A disappointing first year for Shanghai's much-hyped free-trade zone, seen as a pet project of Premier Li Keqiang and billed as a reform laboratory, raises questions about China's commitment to opening up its markets as it wrestles...
  • Artists added to the lineup for Wings and Wildflowers Festival

    Artists added to the lineup for Wings and Wildflowers Festival
    Lake County is definitely proud of its lakes and natural beauty – and having a way to showcase it doesn’t hurt, either. That’s why the organizers of the 3rd Annual Wings & Wildflowers Festival -- which does indeed celebrate the...