September 21, 2019 - 12:27 pm
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Federal safety investigators say two miners were trying to remove a water pipeline at a gold mine in northeast Nevada last month when the pipe burst, killing one and injuring the other.
By Mike Stobbe The Associated Press
One person has died from the outbreak linked to the over-the-counter eye drops, and at least five others had permanent vision loss, health officials said.
By Ian James Los Angeles Times
With the recent expiration of a federal deadline, California now finds itself sharply at odds with six other states over how to take less water from the shrinking Colorado River.
By Taylor R. Avery / RJ
Assemblywoman Erica Mosca, a new lawmaker from Las Vegas, hopes to bring her experience in education to the Legislature.
By Brittney J. Miller Cedar Rapids Gazette
Amid a major drought in the Western U.S., a proposed solution comes up repeatedly: large-scale river diversions, including pumping Mississippi River water to parched states.
By Colton Lochhead / RJ
California has submitted its own plan for cuts to conserve water along the drought-stricken Colorado River, but its plan differs from one submitted by the six other states that also draw water from the river.
By Andrew Selsky The Associated Press
Benjamin Obadiah Foster, 36, died at a hospital Tuesday night, hours after he shot himself while hiding in a crawlspace underneath a house in Grants Pass, Oregon.
By Scott Sonner The Associated Press
General Motors Co. has conditionally agreed to invest $650 million in Lithium Americas Corp. in a deal that will give GM exclusive access to the first phase of a mine planned near the Nevada-Oregon line with the largest known source of lithium in the U.S.
By Taylor Lane / RJ
The business was unable to reach an agreement with the state to renew its lease, according to a Rail Explorers’ Facebook post.
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