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INFRASTRUCTURE: Risks Soar, Bills Come Due as 20th-Century Dams Crumble
Science & Tech  (tags: Army Corps of Engineers, dams, dam removal, earthquakes, infrastructure, rivers, Trump, US, US Geological Survey, Western states )

Judy
- 21 days ago - eenews.net
After the Great Depression, a flurry of dam building peaked in the 60s, when more than 20,200 dams were completed, according to the Army Corps' National Inventory of Dams. By the end of the 70s, more than 62,000 dams had been built.
Love Letters From Jackie Kennedy
Offbeat  (tags: Relationship, Jackie Kennedy, British Ambassador, UK, US )

Ray
- 26 days ago - bbc.co.uk
After the tragic assassination of her husband, Jackie Kennedy became close to the British Ambassador to the US, David Ormsby-Gore. A series of letters have been discovered, showing how the relationship blossomed,
These Last Moments of the Standing Rock Protest Will Break Your Heart
Society & Culture  (tags: US, Standing Rock camp, #NoDAPL, Donald Trump, share-holder, order, closure, changed battleground, Energy Transfer Partners, Native Americans, human rights, violations )

Evelyn
- 32 days ago - upworthy.com
This is the end of the Standing Rock camp. For now. "People have said their last prayers, and offered cedar to the sacred fire and are also burning these structures we have ceremonially built, so they must be ceremonially removed,"
Theresa May Visit: UK and US 'Committed' to Nato
Offbeat  (tags: US, UK, Relationship, Trump, May, UK, USA )

Ray
- 59 days ago - bbc.co.uk
US President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May have reaffirmed their commitment to the Nato alliance after White House talks , Mrs May confirmed Mr Trump was "100% behind Nato"
Obama Administration Gives $500m to UN Climate Change Fund
Environment  (tags: climate-change, UN, US, US Government )

David
- 67 days ago - bbc.com
Barack Obama's outgoing administration announced the contribution of $500m (£406m; â,¬468m) on Tuesday, bringing the total funds to date to $1bn.
Of 9 Tech Companies, Only Twitter Says It Would Refuse to Help Build Muslim Registry for Trump
Business  (tags: US, corporations, Donald Trump, tech companies, Twitter, proposed Muslim registry )

Judy
- 114 days ago - theintercept.com
Every American corporation, from the largest conglomerate to the smallest firm, should ask itself right now: Will we do business with the Trump administration to further its most extreme, draconian goals? Or will we resist?
Taking On "Pipeline Enemy #1"
Business  (tags: US, Canada, oil & gas pipelines )

Judy
- 122 days ago - counterpunch.org
Enbridge plans to invest $1.5 billion in DAPL and to buy Spectra Energy for $28 billion The merger directly connects the Standing Rock Sioux fight against DAPL in the Midwest with the battle to stop Spectra Energy's fracked gas pipelines in the Northeast
Heroin, Nazis, and Agent Orange: Inside the $66 Billion Merger of the Year (See VIDEO)
Business  (tags: Germany, Bayer, heroin, Nazi, US, Monsanto, Agent Orange, RoundUp, merger, $66 Billion, money, food supply, medicines )

Evelyn
- 184 days ago - bloomberg.com
These companies used to sell heroin and Agent Orange. Now, they want to form the world's largest supplier of seeds and pesticides. Hit our health through GMO & pesticides - then provide the medicines to cure us? One Stop Shop Supplier!
Louisiana Flood: Worst US Disaster Since Hurricane Sandy, Red Cross Says
World  (tags: world, usa, society, politics, nature, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, climate, FLOOD, Louisana, Worst, US, Disaster, Hurricane Dandy, Red Cross, Livingston Parish, natural disaster )

Darren
- 221 days ago - edition.cnn.com
Livingston Parish, Louisiana (CNN)The catastrophic flood devastating Louisiana is now the worst natural disaster to strike the United States since Hurricane Sandy four years ago, the Red Cross said.
FYI: The 14 Characteristics of Fascism From Free Inquiry Magazine (US IS There Already!)
World  (tags: fascism, Definition, US, Fraudulent Elections, society, violence, usa, world )

Fiona
- 234 days ago - ratical.org
Powerful and Continuing Nationalism Fascist regimes tend to make constant use of patriotic mottos, slogans, symbols, songs,. Please note, comment, and forward. We live already in a fascist government no matter who wins in November????
The Corpse Flower Blooms In Two US Locations, Watched By Thousands
Offbeat  (tags: Corpse Flower, Rare, Two Places, US, unusual, pictures, photos, interesting, americans, design, odd, off-beat )

Fiona
- 240 days ago - ecowatch.com
The corpse flower, best know for its terrible smell, is blooming in two locations in the U.S. But you might not want to stop and smell this flower. Please note, comment, forward.
TTIP: EU-US Trade Deal Faces Major Challenges
Offbeat  (tags: Trade Deals, TTIP, EU, US, UK )

Ray
- 254 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The European Union and the United States have the outline of a trade agreement, according to a senior EU official.
The Most Expensive Weapon in History Makes UK Debut
Business  (tags: US, UK, Pentagon, F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, most expensive weapon ever, Pentagon, Lockheed-Martin )

Judy
- 263 days ago - yahoo.com
It is seen as the cornerstone of the U.S. air defense strategy for the next few decades. The Pentagon has previously announced plans to buy 2,400 of the jets at a cost of $1.5 trillion, including maintenance.
SIGN PLEASE! The MilitaryâEUR(TM)s Sexual Assault Epidemic
Society & Culture  (tags: SEXUAL ASSAULT IN THE MILITARY, WOMEN, POLITICS, US, society, politics, ethics )

AWAY AWHI
- 310 days ago - act.credoaction.com
There were more than 20,000 cases of sexual assault, rape, and unwanted sexual contact in the military in 2015.1
 

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