Vietnam cargo plane converted into interactive classroom

Vietnam cargo plane converted into interactive classroom

Students interested in science and technology will soon be able to attend class in an old military plane in northern Utah.The Standard-Examiner reports a Vietnam era cargo plane has been converted into a classroom for ...

Regulators order river cleanup near former Michigan tannery

Regulators order river cleanup near former Michigan tannery

The Environmental Protection Agency is ordering a former tannery to dig contaminated sediment and excavate soil from areas in western Michigan after finding high pollution levels where the shoemaker once operated.The EPA sent a letter ...

A look inside one of Amazon’s warehouses in Virginia

A look inside one of Amazon’s warehouses in Virginia

The giant Amazon warehouse in Chesterfield County is constantly bustling with activity.At about 1.2 million square feet — roughly the size of 28 football fields — the fulfillment center stores, packages and ships what Amazon ...

Mexico City lifts pollution alert as air quality improves

Mexico City lifts pollution alert as air quality improves

Mexico's capital has lifted a pollution alert in effect since Wednesday saying the concentration of tiny particles in the air had fallen significantly.The environmental commission for the metropolitan area of some 20 million residents says ...

Group raises concerns over New Mexico’s landmark energy law

Group raises concerns over New Mexico’s landmark energy law

Proponents of New Mexico's energy industry say emails exchanged among environmentalists and a key member of Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham's cabinet represent a conflict of interest as the state was creating landmark legislation that set ...

Some in rural Nevada see benefits in nuclear repository plan

Some in rural Nevada see benefits in nuclear repository plan

Elected officials in rural Nye County say they support moving forward with a long-studied but mothballed national nuclear waste repository in Nevada, unlike their counterparts in urban Las Vegas, approximately 90 miles away. But the Las ...

Pinterest reports smaller 1Q loss but results drag stock

Pinterest reports smaller 1Q loss but results drag stock

Pinterest, fresh off its initial public offering, posted a loss for the first three months of the year that was larger than analysts were expecting, though revenue was slightly stronger. Its revenue forecast, though, was ...

Trump issues order that appears to target China’s Huawei

Trump issues order that appears to target China’s Huawei

President Donald Trump issued an executive order Wednesday to help protect the United States against foreign adversaries that are taking advantage of technological vulnerabilities to threaten U.S. communications systems. The order, which declared a national emergency ...