How do we adapt to what may be weather’s new normal?

A satellite image of superstorm Sandy as it moved toward New Jersey. Violent storms are becoming more frequent.

The list grows longer. Irene. The October snowstorm. Violent summer thunderstorms that flooded the Passaic and Hackensack river systems. Sea level rise. Three straight years of above-average temperatures. Now, …

 

 

 

 

Secessionists call for independence of Kenya coast

MOMBASA, Kenya (AP) – A series of violent attacks on the Kenyan coast blamed on a separatist movement called the Mombasa Republican Council highlights a growing feeling on Kenya’s sandy shores that the country’s rulers have long …

 

 

 

 

Gas pipeline blast threatens to reverse improving safety record for Mexico’s …

The death of 30 workers in one accident was the largest-single toll in at least a decade for the company.Only about one-sixth of those killed and half the 46 injured were Pemex employees. The rest worked for a half-dozen private companies doing operational and maintenance work at the station, which is next door to a [...]

 

 

 

 

Business Calendar, Sept. 25-Nov. 15 – Enterprise

Sept. 25 — The 14th annual Women in Business Conference will be sponsored by the Small Business Development Center at Butte College. Details: 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Chico Masonic Family Center, 1110 East Ave., Chico. Cost: $99 by Sept. 14; $110 after Sept. 14; $120 at the door. Reservations: 895-9017. This …

 

 

 

 

India’s nuclear power conundrum: Energy needs vs. safety concerns – eco

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Enbridge insists pipeline operations are safe

 

 

 

 

Child Safety Company uKnowKids Releases Back to School Cyberbullying …

The first of a series of infographics entitled, “Back To School Cyberbullying Statistics” has been released by uKnowKids to shed some light on some cyberbullying statistics from this previous school year. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) July 19, 2012 uKnowKids, a leading child safety company announced today the release of “Back to School Cyberbullying Statistics” the …

 

 

 

 

BRK Brands 9120B Hardwired Smoke Alarm with Battery Backup, Single Individual from Contractor Pack

Introducing the revolutionary BRK 9120 series smoke alarms which have been redesigned from the ground up. They install faster, perform better, and are even smarter than before. All of these improvements help reduce nuisance alarms and save you time and money. BRK Electronics smoke alarms are designed to be easy to install, easy to maintain, [...]

 

 

 

 

Bruce Lee’s Fighting Method: The Complete Edition

Bruce Lee, the legend of martial arts and motion pictures, first studied Wing Chun Kung Fu in Hong Kong under the tutelage of Yip Man. When he came to the United States, Lee developed a concept of martial arts for the individual man that he labeled Jeet Kune Do – the way of the intercepting [...]