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Overnight leader Michael Kim was three strokes clear of the field when the third round of the John Deere Classic resumed after a rain delay of more than an hour on Saturday.
Reuters. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 22:05:41 -0400.
The Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford featured the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight which saw Hawker Hurricanes, Supermarine Spitfires, Avaro Lancasters and a DC3 Dakota.
Daily Mail. Sun, 15 Jul 2018 02:01:24 +0100.
Years after New Englanders saw that acid rain caused by coal plants was killing red spruce trees, the trees are better. Researchers say the red spruce shows the positive impact of air pollution laws.
NPR. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 17:54:00 -0400.
A Colorado judge reduced the sentence for a woman who left her 2-year-old son in a car overnight during a snowstorm, causing him to suffer hypothermia and frostbite.
Associated Press. ABC News. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 21:52:52 GMT.
Acid rain is any form of precipitation that contains acidic components, such as sulfuric or nitric acid. Acid rain affects nearly everything: plants, soil, trees, buildings and even statues.
Live Science. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 08:29:00 EDT.
At its core, the science of hurricane hunting is pretty simple: a plane flies over a storm and researchers drop a probe into the storm to measure its intensity. ...
By Alex Park. Houston Chronicle. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 05:00:00 UTC.
It is the end of a sleepy holiday week, and sheets of rain flood the roads, but nearly every seat is filled at a town hall hosted by the heavily tattooed man wearing combat boots and seeking to win a congressional seat here. ...
Evan Halper. Los Angeles Times. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 05:00:00 PDT.
The crab boat Destination sank in 2017, killing all six crew members in the biggest disaster in more than a decade for the Bering Sea crab fleet that pursues snow and king crab off Alaska.
Hal Bernton. Seattle Times. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 17:17:07 -0700.
Video game stock Activision Blizzard is trading near record highs following a deal with ESPN, and call buyers have been active.
By Schaeffer's Investment Research, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 15:26:00 -0400.
On Sept. 20, 2017, Hurricane Maria barreled across Puerto Rico with winds of up to 155 miles per hour and battering rain that flooded towns, knocked out communications networks and destroyed the power grid. ...
Science Daily. Wed, 11 Jul 2018 18:27:59 EDT.
CHARLOTTE AMALIE, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) - Federal officials say 13 workers left stranded without pay or transportation in the U.S. Virgin Islands after helping with hurricane recovery efforts have received their wages. ...
Washington Times. Wed, 11 Jul 2018 15:15:16 -0400.
TAIPEI (AFP) - Schools and offices were closed in parts of Taiwan on Wednesday (July 11) as Typhoon Maria skirted the island bringing torrential rain and powerful winds.
Straits Times. Wed, 11 Jul 2018 11:04:01 +0800.
Irish technology firm Aptiv announced on 10 July that it had entered into an agreement to acquire US-based Winchester Interconnect from US private equity firm Snow Phipps Group. ...
Charles Forrester, London. Janes 360. Tue, 10 Jul 2018 23:00:00 GMT.