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Why some hurricanes linger while other storms die quickly
WASHINGTON (AP) -- This hurricane season is showing how wild and varied storms' life cycles can be....

German WWI U-boat found off Belgium with 23 bodies inside

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BRUSSELS (AP) -- An intact German World War I submarine containing the bodies of 23 people has been found off the coast of Belgium, authorities said Tuesday....

APNewsBreak: California wants millions to fund water project

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Dozens of water agencies and millions of families and farmers would be on the hook for building two giant tunnels to carry Northern California's water southward under new plans to shore up funding for Gov. Jerry Brown's $16 billion project....




Literally lousy: Parasite plagues world salmon industry
ST. ANDREWS, New Brunswick (AP) -- Salmon have a lousy problem, and the race to solve it is spanning the globe....

4 US monuments to be scaled back hold artifacts, key habitat
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's recommendation to shrink four sprawling national monuments in the U.S. West jeopardizes protections for ancient cliff dwellings, scenic canyons and habitat for endangered fish and threatened Mojave desert tortoises....

Earth sweltered to 3rd hottest August, summer on record
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Earth just sweated through the third hottest August and summer on record....

Lawsuit aims to block oil drilling on US land in Nevada
RENO, Nev. (AP) -- Environmentalists have sued a U.S. agency to try to stop it from allowing oil and gas drilling on a vast stretch of federal land in Nevada, where the government is reversing protections put in place nine months ago under the Obama administration....

Man sentenced for trying to sell satellite secrets to Russia
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A California engineer who worked for a defense contractor was sentenced Monday to five years in prison for selling sensitive satellite information to an undercover FBI employee he thought was a Russian intelligence agent....

Activist urges walrus rafts in absence of Arctic sea ice
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- An environmental activist is calling on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to reconsider placing anchored rafts in the ocean as resting platforms for walruses after stampedes killed 64 animals on Alaska's northwest coast....

Mars research crew emerges after 8 months of isolation
HONOLULU (AP) -- Six NASA-backed research subjects who have been cooped up in a Mars-like habitat on a remote Hawaii volcano since January emerged from isolation Sunday. They devoured fresh-picked tropical fruits and fluffy egg strata after eating mostly freeze-dried food while in isolation and some vegetables they grew during their mission....