May 18, 2017 RSS feed / Features

Global Tailpipe Tests Have Underestimated Diesel Pollution

The Environment

WASHINGTON (AP) _ Pollution from diesel trucks, buses and cars globally is more than 50 percent higher than levels shown in government lab tests, a new study says. More...

Today In History

Schoolhouse Blown Up In Michigan Attack

Today is Thursday, May 18, the 138th day of 2017. There are 227 days left in the year. Today’s highlight in history: More...

Alaska Counters Lack Of Fresh Veggies With Greenhouse Guide

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) – Greenhouses have long been an option for increasing the limited growing season in Alaska, but they’re too expensive to operate for many remote communities that rely on costly imported diesel fuel for their power s More...

Herb-Roasted Fingerling Potatoes

I roast potatoes all the time, usually taking thin-skinned larger potatoes and cutting them into manageable chunks. Which are delicious, if somewhat utilitarian on the plate. More...