Vale to pay families of workers killed in dam collapse

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Union leaders say Brazilian mining giant Vale has agreed to pay a minimum of nearly $400,000 to each close family member of workers who died in the collapse of one of its dams th...

LPGA Tour Statistics

Through July 14 Scoring 1, Jin Young Ko, 69.255. 2, Hyo Joo Kim, 69.324. 3, Sung Hyun Park, 69.378. 4, Brooke M. Henderson, 69.603. 5, Minjee Lee, 6...

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Sturgeon, America's forgotten dinosaurs, show signs of life

CHARLES CITY, Va. (AP) — Sturgeon were America's vanishing dinosaurs, armor-plated beasts that crowded the nation's rivers until mankind's craving for caviar pushed them to the edge of extinction. ...

Brazil's Vale gets first conviction in deadly dam disaster

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian mining giant Vale SA has been hit with its first conviction for a rupture of a containment dam that sent a tidal wave of mining waste through a rural community, killing...

LPGA Tour Statistics

Through July 7 Scoring 1, Jin Young Ko, 69.255. 2, Hyo Joo Kim, 69.324. 3, Sung Hyun Park, 69.378. 4, Brooke M. Henderson, 69.667. 5, Amy Yang, 69.7...

China claims Three Gorges Dam in 'elastic state' after Google Maps shows warping

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Images that appear to show China's Three Gorges Dam warping badly are causing concern on Chinese social media, but the Chinese government is downplaying the risk to the fac...

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'Shihmen Reservoir Blue Highway’ in Taiwan’s Taoyuan available this summer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taoyuan City’s Department of Tourism (DOT) has launched the season-limited “blue highway" package tour for tourists who wish to take a boat ride from the ...

Experts warn of climate change's impact on Chesapeake Bay

CONOWINGO, Md. (AP) — When the Conowingo Dam opened to fanfare nearly a century ago, the massive wall of concrete and steel began its job of harnessing water power in northern Maryland. It also quietl...

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Death toll in western India dam breach climbs to 15

MUMBAI, India (AP) — Rescuers in western India say they have recovered three more bodies, raising the death toll to 15 after a small dam breached and flooded half a dozen villages following heavy mons...

Dam breaches amid monsoon rains in India; 3 dead, 20 missing

MUMBAI, India (AP) — Officials say a dam has breached and flooded half a dozen villages in western India, leaving at least three people dead and over 20 others missing. An officer in...