Day: February 1, 2018

The Latest: Agency: 3 California counties in severe drought

The Latest on drought conditions in California (all times local): 10:45 a.m. A. US. agency says more of California is rapidly plunging back into drought, with severe conditions now existing in Santa Barbara, Ventura and Los Angeles counties — home to one-fourth of the state’s population. The weekly report released Thursday by the U.S. Drought […]

Oklahoma quakes tied to how deep wastewater is injected

A new study finds that a major trigger of man-made earthquakes rattling Oklahoma is how deep — not just how much — fracking wastewater is injected into the ground. Scientists analyzed more than 10,000 wastewater injection wells where 96 billion gallons of fluid — leftover from hydraulic fracturing — are pumped yearly. The amount of […]

Pundits on Warrington v Leeds

Every day until Super League returns to our Sky Sports screens on Thursday night, Barrie McDermott, Phil Clarke and Terry O’Connor will cast their eyes over each club gearing up for the new campaign. Our boys have already had a look at Widnes and Catalans Dragons, Hull KR and Wakefield, Salford and Wigan, Hull FC and Huddersfield […]

Mesut Ozil now the main man at Arsenal, says Jamie Carragher

Mesut Ozil is now the main man at Arsenal after the departure of Alexis Sanchez to Manchester United, insists Jamie Carragher. Arsenal announced on Thursday that the German had signed a new three-and-a-half-year contract, ending constant speculation about his future at the club. Speaking on Sky Sports News ahead of Carragher’s appearance on The Debate […]

No Stress: US Treasury Justifies ‘Copy-Pasting’ of Kremlin Report

No Stress: US Treasury Justifies ‘Copy-Pasting’ of Kremlin Report © Sputnik/ Vladimir VyatkinWorld21:59 01.02.2018(updated 22:03 01.02.2018) Get short URL 0 0 0 The US Treasury has come up with an explanation of the way it compiled what was called the Kremlin Report – the sweeping list featuring top Russian officials, business and political figures that […]

Supersonic Projectile for US Missile Defense Ready for Testing

Supersonic Projectile for US Missile Defense Ready for TestingCC BY-SA 2.0 / Marion Doss / EMRGMilitary & Intelligence22:04 01.02.2018(updated 22:05 01.02.2018) Get short URL 0 0 0 The US military is preparing to test a game-changing artillery round within the next 12 months, according to a January 26 report by the Center for Strategic and […]