Monday Jul 28
Forget 20 Foot Sea Rise Hype, Nuisance Flooding Will Get Action Taken
If you want to get media attention, have something happen in New York City. A tropical storm can become a Super Storm and sea level rises will get attention once mid-town Manhattan Bruno Magli's start getting soaked.
Morris Daily Herald
Reeder: Illinois could learn a lot from Texas
One day, I found myself standing in line at a restaurant with a Port Isabel, Texas, teacher.
Times Record News
Migrant centers vary in quality
U.S. Rep. Randy Neugebauer said the children he saw at an immigrant detention facilA ity in San Antonio recently were "in summer camp" basically, playing soccer and taking English classes.
USS Constellation headed for Texas scrapyard
The Navy announced Friday that a $3 million contract has been awarded to International Shipbreaking Limited for the towing, dismantling and recycling of the USS Constellation, a ship first used in the Vietnam War, and last deployed during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Obama Goes Green?
On Friday May 30, just a few days before the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced details of its carbon rule proposal , the Obama Administration awarded offshore oil leases to ExxonMobil in an area of the Gulf of Mexico potentially containing over 172 million barrels of oil.