Western Michigan University , starting operation of a new large-scale battery that should store enough energy to power 1,000 homes at any time "Advances in battery storage technology have now reached the scale that they power entire communities on demand," said Tim Sparks Consumers Energy's vice president of electric grid integration. "Our Clean Energy Plan calls for more solar and wind electric generation facilities that will…
Fire smoke may soon cause problems east of the Cascades but this time it's on purpose. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife will be starting controlled burns on department land in five Eastern Washington counties to reduce the risk of wildfires next summer and enhance wildlife habitat. The burns will take place later this month or in early October. The burn zones will range from grasslands to Ponderosa pine and Douglas fir areas thinned by logging and full of debris and slash.
NEW YORK -- Julie Chen is stepping down from "The Talk" on CBS, one week after her husband Les Moonves left the CBS Corporation under pressure. Chen's decision is effective immediately, according to two sources close to her. She will address the decision through a videotaped message to viewers on Tuesday's episode.
It was another big night for streaming television at the Emmy Awards, and Amazon cemented its place in the mix with a leading five awards for its comedy series “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” on Monday in…
Washington's governor has announced a deal was reached for efforts to send more salmon in to Pacific Northwest waters. Gov. Jay Inslee announced Monday that representatives from the U. S. and Canada agreed to recommend the approval of new coast-wide fishing agreements under the Pacific Salmon Treaty. The agreement would impact plans for chinook, coho and chum stocks from the years 2019 to 2028.
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THORNTON, Colo. -- A Colorado family was kicked out of their own home after a stranger they say they tried to help filed a protection order against them. “I just want to go home. I want to go home. I want my kids to be able to go home,” Sheryl Lopez-Tobin told KDVR. She says her family is being held hostage, legally barred from entering their own home.
CHICAGO – It wasn’t always as ugly as fans' worst fears, but it was often enough. The Seattle Seahawks couldn’t get their offense going until it was too late, as mistakes and a sputtering offense added up to hand them a 24-17 loss to the Chicago Bears on Monday Night Football and drop them to 0-2 on the season.
ARLINGTON -- Right-hander Adrian Sampson isn't getting any offensive support, but he is advancing his candidacy for the Rangers rotation next year. Sampson turned in his second straight encouraging start, allowing two runs in 5 2/3 innings before the Rangers succumbed to a 3-0 loss to the Rays on Monday night at Globe Life Park. The Rangers have lost 14 of their last 20 games.
Technologies are increasingly "dual use", meaning that they are developed with commercial objectives but they can be turned to military advantage. How should the development and diffusion of dual-use technologies be managed Dimensions to be addressed - Understanding the dual-use of AI, quantum, robotics - Impact on international trade - Governance options and shortcomings This session was developed in partnership with Politico. Simultaneous interpretation in English,…
NEW ORLEANS - About 7,500 New Orleans residents were without power Monday morning after a cat got into an Entergy substation and caused a "flash." Lights went out across Mid City around 9 a.m. after the cat came into contact with a piece of equipment in the substation, according to a tweet by Entergy.
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Washington State University employee and former star quarterback Jason Gesser was placed on home assignment Monday following a new complaint of sexual misconduct. Gesser will work from home pending an investigation of the allegation, the university's President Kirk Schulz and Director of Athletics Pat Chun said in a joint statement.
It’s been 10 days and Susan Martinez remains on edge. She’s in pain, healing after being shot three times outside her Frederickson, Pierce County, home on Sept. 7. The Pierce County Sheriff’s Department said they’re still searching for her ex-boyfriend, Tony French, for allegedly pulling the trigger. French, 39, is wanted on a warrant for attempted murder.
Roseanne Barr said her namesake character will be killed off during the upcoming spinoff 'The Conners' in the wake of the controversy surrounding Barr's derogatory tweets. Barr said in an interview on Brandon Straka’s YouTube show Walk Away that her character will die of an overdose “Oh ya, they killed her,” she said. “They have her die of an opioid overdose.”
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HOUSTON -- James Paxton has already set career highs in innings pitched and starts this year, but the big lefty still hit a few bumps in the road with a back issue and then a bruised forearm in the second half. Now Paxton is dealing with a flu and pneumonia combo that flattened him last week, leaving his return to the rotation still in flux as the season winds down.