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  • Senate OKs bill to give Coastal Commission power to levy fines

    Senate OKs bill to give Coastal Commission power to levy fines
    The state Senate approved a measure Friday that would give the California Coastal Commission the ability to impose fines. The bill, which would grant new power to the agency that oversees land use and public access along California’s 1,100-mile...
  • ‘Swamp Thing’ No. 28 first look: Alec Holland returns to the Bayou

     
    “Swamp Thing” No. 28 hits shelves Wednesday, and Hero Complex readers get an exclusive preview of the issue, written by […]...
  • #Duck stamps could increase in price #duckstamps

     
    A bill has been introduced in the U.S. Senate to increase the price of the federal duck stamp to $25. The current price of $15 was set more than 20 years ago, in 1991. The price of the federal duck stamp has been raised only seven times in the program's.....
  • Valentine’s Day: The best couples in comics, sci-fi and fantasy

     
    The realms of science fiction and comics may be home to some of the most fantastic space battles, epic team-ups […]...
  • Wetland contamination can be predicted in oil boom states, study finds

    Wetland contamination can be predicted in oil boom states, study finds
    WASHINGTON – Federal scientists have developed a system that could help prevent some contamination of wetlands and groundwater from oil development in the booming Williston Basin in Montana and North Dakota, according to a new study. Along with...
  • Boardwalk is going nowhere

    Boardwalk is going nowhere
    On a recent sunny afternoon, nature was buzzing around a section of the newly revitalized area of Fairview Park. Birds and other wildlife were all around, sounding off in the trees, ponds and thick brush beyond the manicured walking trails of the park's...
  • Everglades pizza? Python, alligator, frog legs and more on a pie

    Everglades pizza? Python, alligator, frog legs and more on a pie
    The possibilities for topping a pizza are endless. I bet you thought a meat lover's pizza with pineapples, anchovies and clams sounded pretty adventurous. But if you stop into Evan's Neighborhood Pizza in Fort Myers, Fla., you can even ask for a python. ...
  • Man-made wetlands at Fairview Park aid in firefighting effort

    Man-made wetlands at Fairview Park aid in firefighting effort
    Costa Mesa didn't envision a helicopter guzzling more than 8,000 gallons of water from the carefully engineered lakes it christened last year as part of 37 arces of man-made wetlands in Fairview Park, Public Services Director Ernesto Munoz said. But...
  • Train carrying crude oil explodes, spills oil into Alabama wetlands

    A 90-car train derailed and exploded in rural Alabama early Friday morning, spilling its crude oil cargo into the surrounding wetlands and igniting a fire so intense that officials said it will take 24 hours to burn out. No one was injured. The train...
  • Proposed desalination plant could harm ocean environment, report says

    Proposed desalination plant could harm ocean environment, report says
    A proposed seawater desalination plant in Huntington Beach could significantly harm parts of the Southern California ocean environment unless substantial changes are made in its design and operation, according to the staff of the state Coastal Commission....
  • Thanksgiving 2013 TV programming

     
    Thanksgiving 2013 in the United States is as late as it can be this year — Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013. Leading up to that date, and over Thanksgiving 2013 weekend, as always, there will be plenty of TV programming related to the holiday (and even the...