Effects of past ice ages more widespread than previously thought

10 days ago   |   By Science Daily

A new study suggests that cold temperatures in unglaciated North America during the last ice age shaped past and modern landscape as far south as Texas and Arkansas.
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Senate debates COVID-19 relief bill, minimum wage hike falls flat

Senate debates COVID-19 relief bill, minimum wage hike falls flat

WASHINGTON - Senators began voting on a number of amendments to President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill Friday, starting off with a measure to double the... Read more ...

Democrats crush Bernie Sanders' push for $15 minimum wage insert into Covid...

Democrats crush Bernie Sanders' push for $15 minimum wage insert into Covid relief bill, despite most Americans supporting it

Senator Sanders has failed to insert a minimum wage hike into a mammoth $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill. The attempt was a long shot, and members of his own party... Read more ...

Affidavit: Man found Tiger Woods unconscious after SUV crash

Affidavit: Man found Tiger Woods unconscious after SUV crash

ROLLING HILLS ESTATES, Calif. - A man found Tiger Woods unconscious in a mangled SUV after the golf star crashed the vehicle in Southern California, authorities said in court... Read more ...

Astros minus 8 pitchers because of coronavirus protocols

Astros minus 8 pitchers because of coronavirus protocols

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - The Houston Astros are minus eight pitchers because of COVID-19 protocols, but general manager James Click said there were no plans to pause activity at... Read more ...

Report: Ex-LSU AD wanted Miles fired amid sexual complaints

Report: Ex-LSU AD wanted Miles fired amid sexual complaints

LSU's former athletic director recommended in 2013 that Les Miles be fired as Tigers football coach because of his behavior with female student workers. Read more ...

'Bigger than a personal accomplishment': NFL hires first Black female game...

'Bigger than a personal accomplishment': NFL hires first Black female game official

“It is an accomplishment for all women, my community and my culture,” Maia Chaka said. Read more ...

New York state Senate votes to strip Gov. Cuomo of emergency powers

New York state Senate votes to strip Gov. Cuomo of emergency powers

New York state lawmakers moved Friday to rescind the emergency powers they granted to Gov. Andrew Cuomo to handle the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Dr. Fauci rebukes Detroit mayor for reportedly rejecting Johnson & Johnson...

Dr. Fauci rebukes Detroit mayor for reportedly rejecting Johnson & Johnson vaccines

The mayor of Detroit reportedly rejected Johnson & Johnson vaccines for his city, telling the feds the shots just aren't as good as Moderna's and Pfizer's versions - prompting... Read more ...

Trump sued for 'incitement to riot' and terrorism over Capitol attack by...

Trump sued for 'incitement to riot' and terrorism over Capitol attack by House Democrat who served as impeachment manager

Summary List Placement Democratic Rep. Eric Swalwell of California, a former House impeachment manager, on Friday filed a federal lawsuit against former President Donald Trump... Read more ...

Meet Maia Chaka, the NFL's first Black female official for 2021 season

Meet Maia Chaka, the NFL's first Black female official for 2021 season

The NFL has added a second female official to its officiating roster for 2021. Read more ...