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Scientists, tribe study shrinking Washington state glacier

Scientists, tribe study shrinking Washington state glacier

6 mins ago
MOUNT BAKER, Wash. (AP) — Mauri Pelto digs his crampons into the steep icy slope on Mount Baker in Washington state and watches as streams of water cascade off the thick mass of bare, bluish ice. Every 20 yards, the water carves vertical channels in the face of the glacier as it rushes downstream. Full Story
Californians cut water without state imposing fines

Californians cut water without state imposing fines

87 mins ago
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — For the second straight month, Californians exceeded hefty water conservation mandates during the relentless drought without the state imposing fines, officials said. Full Story
Ag secretary promises more sage grouse spending across West

Ag secretary promises more sage grouse spending across West

8 hours 38 mins ago
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The federal government plans to spend more than $200 million over the next three years on programs to protect greater sage grouse in Western states — regardless of whether the bird receives federal protections, U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said. Full Story
Buzz Aldrin joins university, forming 'master plan' for Mars

Buzz Aldrin joins university, forming 'master plan' for Mars

11 hours 20 mins ago
MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) — Buzz Aldrin is teaming up with Florida Institute of Technology to develop "a master plan" for colonizing Mars within 25 years. Full Story
Sprint offers DirecTV customers free year of phone service

Sprint offers DirecTV customers free year of phone service

11 hours 49 mins ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Sprint is offering DirecTV customers one free year of cellphone service in a bold move aimed at the satellite TV company's new owner, AT&T. Full Story

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Planned Parenthood alleges 'smear' in letter to Congress

Planned Parenthood alleges 'smear' in letter to Congress

11 hours 51 mins ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Planned Parenthood Federation of America defended its practices Thursday in a lengthy letter to congressional leaders and included a report by experts it hired who found undercover videos of officials discussing fetal tissue for research were heavily altered by anti-abortion activists. Full Story
California cut water use by 31 percent in July amid drought

California cut water use by 31 percent in July amid drought

15 hours 31 mins ago
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — California cities cut water use by a combined 31 percent in July, exceeding the governor's statewide mandate to conserve, officials said Thursday. Full Story
For the first time, 1 billion people used Facebook in a day

For the first time, 1 billion people used Facebook in a day

12 hours 25 mins ago
NEW YORK (AP) — For the first time, a billion people used Facebook in a single day on Monday. Full Story