Wed, 2015-01-21 04:32 PM
A pipeline in Montana ruptured this weekend, spilling over 50,000 gallons of oil into the Yellowstone River. The pipeline, operated by Bridger Pipeline LLC, burst approximately nine miles upstream...
Tue, 2015-01-20 11:00 PM
Shelton Thomas Bell
Shelton Thomas Bell, 21, of Jacksonville, FL, has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison for conspiring and attempting to provide material support to terrorists. U.S. District Judge Timothy J....
Tue, 2015-01-20 08:55 PM
Eleven individuals and organizations have been named as winners of the 2014 Walter B. Jones Memorial Awards for Excellence in Coastal Ocean Resource Management. The award is given by the...
Tue, 2015-01-20 07:29 PM
The MacDonnell Group of Halifax, Nova Scotia has announced that John Walsh, CEO of Port Canaveral, will deliver the opening presentation and welcome remarks at its 2015 Port Security Operations...
Mon, 2015-01-19 08:42 PM
Urgent government action is needed to meet global targets to reduce the burden of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs), and prevent the annual toll of 16 million people dying prematurely -- before the age...
Sun, 2015-01-18 07:08 PM
The year 2014 ranks as Earth’s warmest since 1880, according to two separate analyses by NASA and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) scientists.The 10 warmest years in the...
Thu, 2015-01-15 07:27 PM
More than 2,200 people die from alcohol poisoning each year in the United States -- an average of six deaths each day -- according to a new Vital Signs report from the Centers for Disease Control and...
Wed, 2015-01-14 08:16 PM
Progress has been made in the effort to eliminate infections that commonly threaten hospital patients, including a 46 percent decrease in central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSI)...
Tue, 2015-01-13 08:43 PM
In 2010, President Barack Obama declared January as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month in the hopes of bringing an end to this form of modern day slavery.
Tue, 2015-01-13 02:13 PM
Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced today that Department of Transportation Chief of Staff Sarah Feinberg will serve as Acting Administrator of the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA)....
Mon, 2015-01-12 05:27 PM
The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has announced the availability of $30 million in state grants through two annual programs, each designed to...
Sun, 2015-01-11 08:20 PM
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced last week the next phase in the agency’s efforts to increase supercomputing capacity to provide more timely, accurate, reliable,...