GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — An accident at a hydraulic fracturing site in northern Colorado killed one worker and seriously injured two others Thursday, authorities said. The three men were trying to heat a frozen high-pressure water line at the oil or gas well site when it ruptured, Weld County sheriff's...
Wednesday's "Colbert" calls attention to a new study authored by a Columbia University statistician that claims the New York City rat population is far lower than people commonly believe. The population was thought to be around eight million, but as this study shows, it's probably closer to a...
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Sometimes it seems like technology just overcomplicates everything, instead of making our lives easier. But some Internet tools really do simplify everyday tasks, so you can get back to whatever you really want to be doing -- like finally figuring out why everyone keeps talking about Serial.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Members of Congress from states with legal pot are banding together to tell their colleagues on Capitol Hill not to interfere with state drug laws. Voters in the Alaska, Oregon and the District of Columbia approved ballot initiatives last week that legalize marijuana possession.
The next time you hear that a "polar vortex" is headed your way, keep one thing in mind: It's probably bunk. A whole lot of people jumped into "Day After Tomorrow" mode and dubbed the forthcoming Alaskan storm that's...