Downtown businesses temporarily closed after fuel oil leak

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May 192017
 

A fuel oil leak in the basement of a downtown Sioux Falls building briefly closed several businesses on Friday afternoon. Michael Haskett, owner of restaurant M.B. Haskett, said the cause of the problem was an old fuel oil container in a basement room of …
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Antarctica turning green as climate change takes hold, says scientific study – CNBC

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May 192017
 

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Antarctica turning green as climate change takes hold, says scientific study
CNBC
In people's minds, Antarctica may appear as a bleak white landscape but scientists claim the continent is turning green because of a warming in the climate. A team of British researchers have tested three separate sites and concluded that the quantity
Thanks to global warming, Antarctica is starting to turn greenThe Denver Post
Antarctica Is Going Green, And Not In A Good WayForbes
Climate change making Antarctica greenerNEWS.com.au
The Guardian –CBC.ca –Daily Maverick
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2018 Nissan LEAF Teaser Shot Emailed — New Headlights

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May 192017
 

The increased range of the 2018 Nissan LEAF is a major plus new buyers can count on — we don’t know the exact range yet, but it’s sure to be much higher than first-generation electric cars. It is time to compete with Chevy Bolt and Tesla Model

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80% of Private Cars Won’t Disappear by 2030

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May 182017
 

The percentage of fully electric and autonomous vehicles on the road will be much higher in 2030 than today, but the majority will still be owned by individuals

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State Sen. Carlos Uresti Appears in Court for Wire Fraud, Bribery Charges

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May 182017
 

Uresti and his two co-defendants in the fracking case, former FourWinds CEO Stanley Bates … Watts was indicted on charges he made up fake clients in lawsuits against BP following the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. He was acquitted last August.
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Massive offshore oil well leaked 10,500 litres into the ocean off Australia’s coast for TWO MONTHS – but officials ‘covered it up’ and still won’t reveal where it happened

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May 182017
 

The leak went on for up to 60 days and spilled oil at a rate of up to 175 litres a day, a spokesman told Daily Mail Australia. But Nopsema declined to reveal exactly where the spill occurred or the company involved, only that it occurred in the North West …
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Extreme weather has greater impact on nature than expected … – Science Daily

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May 172017
 

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Extreme weather has greater impact on nature than expected …
Science Daily
An oystercatcher nest is washed away in a storm surge. Australian passerine birds die during a heatwave. A late frost in their breeding area kills off a group of …

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Yes, Britain Really Did Just Issue a Terror Warning for Antarctica – The Drive

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May 172017
 

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Yes, Britain Really Did Just Issue a Terror Warning for Antarctica
The Drive
For those who have probably never heard of it, this is a 660,000 square mile slice of Antarctica that the United Kingdom first claimed in 1908, which has two permanent research stations and an average population of around 250 people. Winter

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